David Beam, CEO of Insulate America, wanted his group to experience New Orleans the way the locals do.
Located about 30 minutes from Los Angeles International Airport and within a five-mile radius of some of L.A.’s most famous landmarks, The London offers what it calls “iconic glamour and stylish allure.”
“The people that come to this meeting are very discerning event professionals that have been wined and dined literally throughout the world.”
Boston’s history with sports, combined with good old-fashioned Boston pride, has prompted locally based Reebok to host its biannual regional marketing meetings close to home. The Revere Hotel was able to provide everything the event required within four different spaces among the property’s 35,000 sf of meeting space.
“I think what’s great about the hotels in Hartford is how accommodating they are to really allow a group like ours to brand itself in the community so that our brand was pretty much visible everywhere you went from the minute you checked in at the hotel.”
“Everybody said it was one of the best events we ever did,” says Gorton. “They were awestruck at Universal and couldn’t believe we brought in the sand for the first night’s event. Everybody kept saying we outdid ourselves.”
For the ultimate group incentive program, book the Sofitel Queenstown in the South Island and Hilton Auckland in the North, where groups can rest after the Air New Zealand flight.
It took eight 52-foot trailers, 15 open pods and 36 hours to transform the 15,000-sf Tuscany Ballroom at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando into a super-sized Vera Bradley Designs showroom. The design team covered the show floor and the ceiling with the company’s colorful handbags and accessories. The purpose of the event revolved […]
The Incentive Research Foundation hosted its 19th annual Incentive Invitational last month at the 1,002-room JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country, organized by The Opus Group. For a review of the event’s venues, check out our earlier story. During the show, we had the distinct pleasure of meeting Liz Sutton, CTC, president of Sutton & […]
Washington, D.C. consistently rates in the top five most desirable cities to visit by the American Institute of Architects (AIA), and yet the last time the group held its annual conference there was over 20 years ago. The group has simply outgrown the old convention center. That changed with the opening of the new Walter […]
Planner: Allison Jones Executive Vice President National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants Collerville, TN The 1,635-room Peppermill Resort Spa Casino has invested more than $500 million in expansions since 2008, with meetings and conventions in mind. In the past year, $15.8 million was spent to redesign the original Peppermill Tower, which included a $2.3 million […]