North America

Posted on April 19th, 2014

Our Western CVB Roundup in Mountain & Desert U.S. States

We spoke with some of the most active CVBs in the Western States, comparing mountain and desert destinations and what’s new at each.

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Posted on April 19th, 2014

San Francisco CVB Discusses Future Plans for Meetings & Conventions

After unveiling a $56 million renovation of the Moscone Convention Center in 2012, San Francisco is already making changes, creating more space for meeting and event groups.

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Posted on April 15th, 2014

Destination 360 DMC Delivers Experiential Meetings & Events

The national DMC aims to fulfill planners’ desire for more experiential programs that maximize attendees’ time, create an emotional connection between attendees and the company and align with the business objectives of the meeting.

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Posted on April 14th, 2014

Meetings Are a Breeze in Southwest Florida

The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel has been inspiring creativity for centuries, and continues to motivate with its perpetual sunshine, natural beauty and convenient accessibility.

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Posted on April 13th, 2014

Hard Rock San Diego: Rock Star Programs Add Music to Meetings

“We took a different spin on a meetings package and decided we wanted to recognize the attendees while they’re here,” says Letty Canizalez, director of sales. “They work hard and we want to make sure they feel like rock stars.”

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Posted on April 11th, 2014

Wyndham Philadelphia’s Renovation Keeps Philadelphia History Alive

“The decorator was sure to keep Philadelphia’s personality alive in the renovation by adding stunning artwork of photos taken in Philadelphia, as well as abstract art of major attractions and leaders of Philadelphia.”

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Posted on April 10th, 2014

Attendees Experience Coastal Connections at The Pearl

“These activities allow groups to stay productive while exploring the essence of the destination.”

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Posted on April 7th, 2014

Radisson Blu Chicago Invites Guests to Its New Lobby

“In addition to creating the lobby environment, we want to take advantage of the space and get people in it.”

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Posted on April 2nd, 2014

Latest Trend: Meeting at Blow Dry Bars

It all started in 2010 when celebrity stylist Alli Webb opened up Drybar in Los Angeles. The major blow dry bar franchise has since debuted in other locations such as New York, San Francisco and Dallas, with the latest opening in Chicago in December.

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Posted on March 31st, 2014

Revel Group Premieres Chicago Event Space

“You can really take it over as a private space and brand it as your own event.”

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