The Incentive Research Foundation forecasts increased per-person spending, more international trips and a healthier 2015 overall for incentive travel.
"If our clients feel connected to us and we offer them a committed and caring client experience, their loyalty to us will lead to more referrals."
"For a more personalized experience and event, the Hall’s All-Access Pass allows visitors to hear and see information tailored to their team of choice."
"Event Island has opened us up to hosting so many more functions for guests who want to be outside taking advantage of the climate and the views.”
SPG Pro was designed to leverage the strength of SPG. It allows Starwood to reward global customers, provide more personalized service on property, and really understand and then recognize the totality of business influenced by loyalists.
Eric Kuester, director of group sales at Pinehurst, knows a thing or two about creative ways to elevate a golf event to what he calls “memorable status."
"The resort’s size (only 35 suites, all oceanfront) creates an intimate experience that allows for extra personalized service to each guest. This also makes it perfect for incentive groups."
They represent the largest concentration of Spanish Colonial architecture in N. America, and they’re absolutely free to access.
The education and high-tech sectors attract a lot of conference business here, but the experiential side seals the deal in Albany.
Convention organizers are focusing as much on the context surrounding event content as the content itself.
Attendees want access to local thought leaders and cultural influencers to build new business relationships.
Le Méridien Tampa opened in the old federal courthouse with 130 guestrooms and 4,000 sf of meeting space, including a grand ballroom for up to 150 guests.
Gorgeous views and stirring moments with nature are certainly memorable, but in Monterey County it goes deeper than that.
Turtle Bay Resort Oahu is enveloped by 840 acres of natural beauty, offering groups a myriad of places to explore.
Positioned in what was once the heart of the Inca Empire, the JW Marriott El Convento Cusco introduces groups to Peru’s rich cultural heritage.
The dude ranch creates cowboy-themed meetings with private rodeos, teambuilding competitions and now a half-day cattle drive on an open trail.
The W Bogota is set to put a local spin on W’s passion points: music, fashion and design when it opens this December in Bogota, Colombia.
History and natural landscapes sync attendees with the story of their meeting in Israel.
"“Our hotel is small compared to Las Vegas standards. The group will most likely be the only one in-house."
Activities such as houseboating and Ayurvedic spa treatments immerse attendees in the culture of this special region of India.
"Combined with Chinese customs and a lot of Macau delights, we can certainly provide groups with an authentic local experience."
As a B2B client, you want to be recognized.
It might be attached to the bustling Mandalay Bay, but this new Morgans remake of THEHotel has its own Zen vibe.
"There are people who want to destroy themselves, and they should have an opportunity as well."
With the new Mondrian London at Sea Containers, Morgans Hotel Group is pushing the envelope as it always does, and making a statement in South Bank.