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.
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.
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.
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.”
Part #3 of 3 in our VISIT FLORIDA story on value propositions for 2013 meetings & incentive travel programs.
“The days of packaging and bundling experiences are over,” explained InterVISTAS Consulting’s Executive VP Paul Ouimet. “It’s time to focus on the areas where you can actually have an impact."
The Annual Incentive Invitational, which started with 50 attendees 22 years ago, drew 550 people to Miami's Trump National Doral Resort this week.
This year’s theme of discussion is “Defining the Future of Meetings... Together.”
"This much needed update was really dictated by customer demand," says Dianne Pepe, director of sales/marketing. "We're ecstatic for our guests to revel in this new look and feel."
All the news and updates from the 26th annual JAPEX (Jamaican Product Exchange) held at the Montego Bay Convention Centre on April 29-May 1, 2016.
Close to 150 association planners from 32 countries gathered in Fukuoka, Japan, this past month for the International Congress and Convention (ICCA) Association's Association Meetings Program (AMP).
Pacific Destination Services creates a powerful program for an economic consulting firm, where families are invited too for ziplining, ATV rides and other action-packed adventures.
“Thanks to its prime location in Mexico City’s business district, Live Aqua Mexico City caters to business travelers with modern and innovative amenities such as state-of-the-art meeting facilities and private concierges on each floor.”
We spoke with Thom Conners, SMG regional VP and GM of the COBO Convention Center to learn more about Detroit's latest renaissance.
Here’s a briefing of five industry conferences to consider this fall and winter season.
The Barnes When the Philadelphia-based Barnes Foundation moved one of the world's greatest private collections of artwork to the city's Parkway Museums District, it elevated...