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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7 ideas to make your holiday parties better

Let's face it, office holiday parties tend to be lame. But companies haven't given up on them. These ideas might help you tip yours into fun mode. More

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Exploring new ideas, new ways to make meetings better in Houston

The last PYM LIVE Event of the year took place in Houston at the Royal Sonesta Nov. 13. Here's a recap of the event app, social media and educational content shared. Theme of the day? How to make meetings more fun! More

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#EventTech: Pathable matchmaking goes mobile

Pathable's long-term goal was to build a total event experience around networking. And now it's mobile, too. More

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25 ways to make meetings better

What have planners been struggling with this year? Contract negotiations and budgets, is what they're telling us. So at our first-ever PYM LIVE in Alexandria, Va./Washington, D.C., we asked planners and supplier for some tips.  More

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Sequestration, the shutdown and how meeting planners can make a difference

How is sequestration and the shutdown affecting meeting and event planners? Our first-ever PYM LIVE Alexandria, Va./Washington, D.C. gave us the perfect opportunity to find out. More

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Sharing time-management, event marketing and cost-saving strategies in Atlanta

Can't be with us in person at PYM LIVE Atlanta II? Follow the #yaypym hashtag on Twitter, or get a window into what's going on through the live event feed here. More

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Hosted buyer programs: Boondoggle or valuable?

If you've received an invitation to a hosted buyer program, you've probably received an invitation to them all. But we wonder, are they good for business, or bad? More

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