Kristi Casey Sanders

Kristi Casey Sanders is the VP of creative/chief storyteller of Plan Your Meetings. In addition to being an award-winning journalist who has covered meeting industry trends and destinations since 2003, she is a popular speaker on the topics of technology, sustainability, community building, engagement and proving ROI. Prior to joining the PYM team, she was a corporate trainer/performer with Boom Chicago Comedy Theatre in Amsterdam, where she taught multinational groups soft skills through improv. In her spare time, she is site selection chair for the Society of American Travel Writers’ Eastern Chapter, a big-time geek, and loving mom and wife. Not necessarily in that order. Follow her on Twitter @PYMLive or @KristiCasey. And check out her videos on PYM's YouTube channel.

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P.S. Your event isn’t for everyone

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Lessons from North America’s greenest convention centers

How wasteful is the meetings, incentive, convention and exhibition industry? No one knows for sure because the industry largely lacks a way to track how much waste it produces. That may change with the Green Venue Report, which recently published its first review of convention center sustainability efforts. The report addressed three main questions: 1) What are [...] More

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Have apps, will travel, with relative ease

These six all put all your work, travel arrangements and communication tools at your fingertips. More

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A few of our favorite organization tools

Whether you’re trying to organize your team or yourself, there are online and mobile tools that make it a snap. More

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Mile high adventures in Denver!

We're holding our PYM LIVE Denver event in the Grand Hyatt Denver's 38th floor Crystal Peaks Ballroom. Incidentally, that's the tallest event space in the Mile High City! Read more... More

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Mobile, yes. Paperless, yes. And also face-to-face.

It’s essential to set up regular phone or video conferences to keep your team members connected.  More

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Marriott #GetTransported campaign hints at larger brand innovations

What does a 4-D virtual reality experience have to do with one of the world's iconic hotel brands? Is it just a gimmick to reach millennials? More

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