The Incentive Research Foundation's (IRF) latest annual conference wowed over 200 incentive planners with Maui's aloha spirit.
In a mere 25 minutes, attendees can now reach several of Toronto’s downtown hotels, tourist attractions and business centers.
Spanning 600 acres in Nassau, The Bahamas, the newly opened Grand Hyatt Baha Mar is already capturing groups with its own brand of luxury.
The city and surrounding areas create a cool mix of relaxed surf towns, luxury hotels, top-tier meetings and group recreation.
Instructor-led and on-demand interactive strength and cardio classes as well as restorative yoga will be available for attendees looking to spend their layovers wisely.
Even though the arena is the latest highlight for groups, the Oasis property’s casino experience creates Vegas-style excitement that’s unique to the Cancun area.
Today, more than $3.5 billion is being invested into furthering the area's redevelopment, creating more meeting/event space for large convention groups.
The Convention Industry Council organized the first-ever Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) on April 14, 2016, in conjunction with Meetings Mean Business.
A top to bottom renovation of more than 75,000 square feet of meeting space is underway at the Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. See what this means for planners.
Florida, offers an appealing combination of tropical weather, beautiful beaches and engaging team-building activities
The pace of change and the level of pressure have never been greater in the medical meetings sector.
Events in unsuspected places is trending in Madrid, and the city’s underground network of abandoned tunnels and bunkers deliver.
“IPEC Las Vegas is unique because it is deliberately not located in the center of the bustling Las Vegas Strip—yet it is located very near McCarran International Airport."
Anaheim's $240 million convention center and campus upgrades continue to make this Southern California destination an enticing option for meetings and conventions of all sizes.
San Diego's 2.6 million-sf mothership of a convention center will soon possess the largest single contiguous exhibit hall on the West Coast. Sky Park will open up a whole new opportunity for meetings and events on that part of the bay, while giving visitors and locals a more tangible experience of the city.
A new web site puts all the tools planners need for a stress-free meeting at their fingertips.
Want to explore a meeting destination from pretty much anywhere in the world? Visit with leading hotels, cruise lines and incentive providers all in one spot? IMEX America 2015 is a safe bet for business, education and networking power.
To capitalize on the spirit of gratitude the holiday cultivates, Rymax Marketing Services is launching an innovative campaign with an appropriate name: #GiveThanks.
Creative add-ons include the Idea Tree, an interactive tree that records and plays personalized guest messages.
"We offer a wide variety of teambuilding activities and work hand in hand with meeting planners to work these activities into their event schedules at the best possible time to have the most impact for the attendees."
"Marketers need event management technology that is linked to their marketing systems to convert event leads to sales."
If incentive travel in general or a certain destination in particular did not have appeal, the channel incentive program is less likely to succeed.
The adjoining marina also makes it easy for groups to get out on Lake Michigan and enjoy a quick escape from the boardroom.
Opened in April, the Gates Hotel features the Rodriguez Cigar Lounge and Prohibition-themed Rum Row bar, which serves up rum from the local Key West First Legal Rum Distillery.
The island nation is buzzing with excitement about hosting the 2017 America's Cup next May.