Richard Hight’s The Art of Inspiration keynote presentation combines art, music and spoken word and is available tailored to the following themes: entertainment, encouragement, staff training, patriotism, character, leadership and motivation. — Taylor Dahl
Experience traditional Southern cuisine at Horseradish Grill — Atlanta’s oldest continuously operating restaurant. The grill offers a variety of menu options, including organically grown produce. Catering menus, private dining and patio space are available. — Taylor Dahl
Villa Christina is a stunning Italianate special events facility near Atlanta’s Perimeter Mall. Amenities include 20,000 square feet of function space, including two ballrooms, a restaurant, a bar, an outdoor event pavilion with Italian-style gardens, and a nine-hole putting green. — Taylor Dahl
Tara Gordon was named vice president of meetings, conventions and incentive travel (MCIT) for the Toronto CVB. The National Business Travel Association (NBTA) named Ole Bo Larsen director of European operations. Scott Gutz became chief operating officer of Amadeus North America. Jim Fausel, CMP, CMM, 73, passed away of complications from colon cancer. Fausel was […]
A roundup of hotel openings, new developments and other amenities now available to meeting and event planners, both domestically and internationally.
Despite passing a 2005 ban on panhandlers in the convention district, Atlanta still struggles with the problem. “Convention groups have told us that panhandling is damaging to their attendees experience and to our reputation, despite all of Atlanta’s assets,” says President and CEO of the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau Spurgeon Richardson. The city is […]