“We are very flexible in catering to a group’s spa needs. We can organize spa sessions including chair massages, hand massages, quick make-up touch-ups for women or facials for men.”
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The “Beyond the Boardroom” program is a new locally and eco-inspired roster of teambuilding activities.
“We must go beyond simply accepting equal opportunity; rather, we must value and embrace diversity as a strategic competitive advantage.”
For a more cultural experience, a longboat ride up the Lemanak River will take attendees to Ngemah Longhouse, where they will meet members of the entire village under one roof.
Columbia is promoting the entire destination experience to meeting planners now, versus just the meeting facilities.
Google is building a new HQ in the West Loop, spurring the development of a bunch of cool new venues.
Today’s incentive winners are inspired by memorable experiences and personalized merchandise, according to a new report from the Incentive Research Foundation. The IRF found that 21 percent of incentive program owners will add experience-related products and gift cards that offer a variety of shopping experiences to their award portfolios in 2015. “Many incentive travel program […]
Jason Neary, director of Sales for the North Lake Tahoe CVB, gives his top picks to groups and individuals with a couple of hour’s downtime in between meetings and events.
The 245-room JW Marriott Hotel has one of the best locations in Rio de Janeiro, with rooms overlooking the crescent-shaped Copacabana Beach.
New rail service from the airport to Union Station launches at the end of the year.
Club Med has over 65 all-inclusive resort villages worldwide.
The International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) released their “Top 10 Conference Food Trends for 2015” report this week, following research culled from 400 IACC members.
“Teambuilding success is when your team can accomplish something bigger and work more effectively than if they were working individually, and the function of a pit crew is exactly that.”
“The goal of the renovation is to maximize the aesthetic potential of the romantic, Spanish architecture and beautiful grounds of The Scottsdale Resort, elevating the overall guest experience and amenities.”
Hilton Chicago’s pharma-specific website has been a big hit with planners.
A private island, cooking school, wine academy and the largest spa in Venice make the JW attractive for incentive programs.
Wellness is on the agenda at the Terranea Resort: Q&A with Senior VP of Sales/Marketing Agnelo Fernandes.
“Our wellness staff strives to empower people to live healthier, longer, more joyful lives through fitness, interaction with nature, nutrition and integrative wellness.”
Its this 1920s-era Key West that the 100-room Gates Hotel will bring back for meeting planners and their groups when it opens in April.
The art show is designed to show Singapore’s creative, cultural side.
These 14 turnkey experiences allow attendees “to go beneath the surface, behind-the-scenes and hands-on to discover Baltimore’s unique story.”
More than 30 percent of planners are placing an emphasis on wellness in meetings and events and expecting it as a basic tenant.
The Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds combines the scenic beauty of the Northern California coastline with distinctive architecture and historic venues.
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“This provides these special programs the opportunity to expand their knowledge of the game of golf while cultivating relationships amongst their colleagues.”