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Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel announced the appointment of Renee Rothschild to the executive team as senior catering sales manager. Since ... Read More

Benchmark names new Director of Sales & Marketing, Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Benchmark has named Donna Esparza director of sales & marketing for Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa, a Benchmark Resorts & ... Read More

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics

editor editor- June 11, 2019

“Over 5,000 associations are headquartered in the Greater DC area. They are a significant segment of the meetings industry, making ... Read More

‘Creating common ground’ – Hamburg hosts hat-trick of international industry events

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Planners from across the world experienced Hamburg first hand as part of a series of fam trips and events held ... Read More

Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia open doors at city’s tallest building

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

"The history and culture of Philadelphia are so often expressed in the characteristic storytelling of its art and architecture. Now, ... Read More

Trump Hotels™ identifies luxury meetings trends

editor editor- June 4, 2019

Trump Hotels™, the luxury brand of five-star hotels and resorts known for its exceptionally designed properties in iconic locations, shares ... Read More

LB Alliance joins African Tourism Board: Some Unsolicited Advice

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 23, 2019

Chiriga Moore, founder and owner of LB Alliance in San Francisco, California joined the African Tourism Board today. Moore said:  "Increased ... Read More

BestCities 2019 Copenhagen Global Forum to look to the future

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

BestCities Global Alliance and Copenhagen Convention Bureau (CCB) are set to investigate what the future holds for associations and association ... Read More

IMEX in Frankfurt’s five steps to igniting imagination and powering up business results

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 16, 2019

IMEX in Frankfurt returns on 21-23 May, bringing together business event professionals from around the world to meet and do ... Read More

IMEX partners with Simpleview and SearchWide Global

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

The IMEX Group has teamed up with two US-based organizations – Simpleview and SearchWide Global – collaborating with them as ... Read More

Ottawa Tourism confirms 2019 European business development event

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Ottawa Tourism has confirmed a European buyer event at Gleneagles in Scotland following the success of its 2018 event, which ... Read More

Centara Grand & Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok to reaffirm status as Thailand’s leading MICE venue

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2019

Centara Hotels & Resorts, Thailand’s leading hotel operator, is anticipating one of the strongest years to date for Centara Grand ... Read More

Comprehensive learning program delivers ‘creative collisions’ at IMEX in Frankfurt

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

‘Everyone has the potential to think creatively. Children are able to think of more than 60 new solutions per day ... Read More

Tourism boom: Travelers visit Puerto Rico at an unprecedented pace

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Discover Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico's first-ever Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), announced today that 2019 Q1 lodging demand is on par ... Read More

Sri Lanka still safe for tourists? Heartfelt plea by Jetwing Hotels Chairman Shiromal Cooray

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 25, 2019

Sri Lanka Tourism is actually open for business: There is no threat to the overall safety of visitors. This is ... Read More

Robots, VR, holograms and AI providing power to planners at IMEX in Frankfurt

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

“As consumers we’re now used to – and expect – highly curated content in most aspects of our lives. Netflix ... Read More

IMEX to deliver surprise and creativity with new Discovery Zone

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2019

Holograms, robots, magic, music and art are among the surprises set to inspire and delight attendees at IMEX in Frankfurt, ... Read More

St. Kitts shines in US Roadshow 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

A signature activity in US, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority conducted its 2nd annual Destination St. Kitts & Nevis US ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board Chief Executive sits on Tourism Panel at the sixth Annual Destination Wedding Planners Congress in Dubai

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

Seychelles was bestowed with high honours as the destination was represented at the Tourism Panel at the Destination Wedding Planners ... Read More

IMEX America returns this September powered by imagination

editor editor- April 2, 2019

Hello September! Registration is now live for IMEX America taking place September 10 – 12, 2019 at the Sands Expo ... Read More

Do Millennials want “the Grands” along when they travel?

editor editor- March 26, 2019

It’s no surprise that Millennials love to “do it for the ‘gram.” But when it comes to travel buddies, it’s ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in catering, ... Read More

IMEX Policy Forum puts future city development front and center

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Policy makers from national and regional governments worldwide will explore The Business of Placemaking with leading business events industry professionals ... Read More

Hilton University of Florida Conference Center at Gainesville joins Benchmark Resorts & Hotels portfolio

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

Benchmark has added the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center at Gainesville to the company’s Benchmark Resorts & Hotels brand ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt: Education speakers include former monk, game developer and ‘tech geeks’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2019

What do a former monk, a game developer and a self-confessed ‘tech geek’ have in common? They’re all speakers at ... Read More

Nepal Tourism Board participates in 2nd MICE Conclave and 7th Exotic Wedding Planning Conference

editor editor- March 16, 2019

Held at the Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel and Convention Centre from March 13-April 15, was the 2nd MICE Conclave ... Read More

ILTM Asia Pacific creating business playgrounds for international luxury travel brands

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

In its second year, ILTM Asia Pacific is gearing up to be the international and Asia Pacific business event for ... Read More

United Airlines launches new meetings portal

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

United Airlines is improving the way customers plan travel for meetings, conferences, conventions and more with the launch of its ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt invites agency directors to join senior, private forum

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

Nearly 90% of companies believe human skills are a critical capability for the future, but only 33% have talent practices ... Read More

IMEX shines a light on diversity and inclusion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

“Organizations which embrace diversity will see positive repercussions throughout their business – from staff motivation and engagement, heightened innovation and ... Read More

Puerto Rico Tourism beefs up online presence

editor editor- February 28, 2019

The new DiscoverPuertoRico.com offers a rich, multimedia content experience that inspires visitors to explore the entire Island while connecting them ... Read More

Visit Plano names new Convention Services Coordinator

editor editor- February 25, 2019

Visit Plano has promoted Lalaina Alvarez to the position of Convention Services Coordinator. Alvarez has held an internship with Visit ... Read More

Saint Martin/Sint Maarten hosts Annual Regional Trade Show in May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

The Saint Martin/Sint Maarten Annual Regional Trade Show (SMART) offers international and regional buyers the opportunity to meet and network ... Read More

Everyone counts – ‘She Means Business’ digs into diversity at IMEX 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Carina Bauer, CEO of the IMEX Group, says: “The meetings industry has both a desire and a need to understand ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC – what you need to know

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Some of the fastest growing economies in the world can be found in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council ... Read More

IMEX Frankfurt Association Day centers on high value insights & inspiration

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

“I’m always looking for support with innovation and Association Day provides the perfect opportunity to get new ideas.” Danielle Michel, ... Read More