Visionary Summit sponsors included AIC Hotel Group, Caesars Entertainment, the Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board, Naples l Marco Island l Everglades Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Silverseas Cruises.
"At the end of the day, it's not about the money, it's about facilitating conversation and building community."
The 245-room JW Marriott Hotel has one of the best locations in Rio de Janeiro, with rooms overlooking the crescent-shaped Copacabana Beach.
PCMA's Convening Leaders is a chance for Chicago to showcase its event capabilities to for large groups—and all there is to do in the winter.
Visionary Summit attendees learned not to assume anything, including that there will be heat in winter at your hotel in the middle of Morocco's Atlas Mountains.
The American Society for Association Executives (ASAE) rolled into Detroit last month to find a city in the midst of a restoration that is worthy of its storied 314-year history of innovation.
We did a pre-opening tour of the gorgeous new Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel in November, scheduled to open in January. Never seen another Hilton like it.
Part #3 of 3 in our VISIT FLORIDA story on value propositions for 2013 meetings & incentive travel programs.
220 preschoolers now have brand new running shoes as the result of a CSR program by Genband and its DMC, Dragonfly Africa, during the company's incentive trip to South Africa.
Expo Guadalajara hosts the seven biggest events in Mexico.
The Dominican Republic reported its fifth consecutive year of growth in the tourism sector this year, capping off 2014 with 5.1 million visitors—450,000 being new tourists to the island.
The 13th annual Leadership Summit for travel incentive professionals took place in November at the new Secrets Vallarta Bay Puerto Vallarta, with 74 buyers, suppliers and sponsors in attendance.
Preparations are underway for the Dubai World Expo 2020, a six-month-long mega event expected to draw 25 million visitors.
“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.”
Everyone in the meetings industry can play a pivotal role in sharing the MMBC message, but the industry needs to also reach past its insular borders.
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...
The Liaison Capitol Hill by Affinia in Washington, D.C. is a well-priced, design-conscious hotel for mid-market groups with a creative mindset.
"Our event staff embraces the local culture and infuses many elements of it when planning events."
ICOMEX 2013 marked the ultimate meeting between experts and buyers in the MICE sector (Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions).
"Imagine being able to take this information right into the Mayor's office and say, 'Here's what trade shows bring us in addition to tax dollars."
IMEX America 2014 attendees can expect even more business, networking and learning power with new features organizers have planned.
The city and surrounding areas create a cool mix of relaxed surf towns, luxury hotels, top-tier meetings and group recreation.
It’s a totally fun group experience to complement all of the cosmopolitan glamour, and it’s a great way to learn about local Korean cuisine, customs and culture while bonding with your clients and/or colleagues.
Rotating roundtables—a trademark of the Prevue Visionary Summits—will allow attendees a chance to benchmark with their peers.
It's that time again. In a couple of months we will all be holding hands and singing around IMEX America's campfire sessions.