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Weekly deals and highlights: April 16, 2014

In this issue: @Greenville_SC, @douglasvillecc and tri-valley california More

Weekly deals and highlights: April 9, 2014

In this issue: @MeetAtTexas, @PeaksResortSpa, @swandolphin, @MeetAlexVA, @TourSanMarcos and tri-valley california More

Survey: Administrative pros number 20 million

Later this month (April 20-26), the International Association of Administrative Professionals honors those who make offices work – secretaries, administrative assistants and those in various support roles in U.S. and Canada businesses. IAAP’s Administrative Professionals Week turns 62 this year, and happens on the heels of its 2013 Benchmaking Survey, which shows that office and administrative [...] More

Weekly deals and highlights: April 2, 2014

In this issue: @SilverLegacy, @hotelsorellakc, Richardson CVB, tri-valley california More

Going green? Here’s a Top 10 to consider

Greenbiz.com recently listed its Top 10 cities for sustainable events in 2014. This year’s list is the first to come out since the Convention Industry Council and the Green Meetings Industry Council released it acronym-heavy ASTM/APEX standards for sustainable meetings.  ASTM/APEX is a set of nine formal, voluntary standards developed by the meetings, conventions, exhibitions and [...] More

Planners view 2014 optimistically, but …

The numbers are in and, according to PCMA’s latest annual Meetings Market Survey, the industry continued to grow in 2013. More than 400 association, independent and corporate planners completed the survey in late 2013, discussing the pluses and minuses of industry trends — attendance, budgets, exhibitors, revenues with the Professional Convention Management Association, which has been doing the survey [...] More

Weekly deals and highlights: March 26, 2014

In this issue: @beaverrun, @LaTorretta, @CharmofTxCoast, Richardson CVB, tri-valley california More