“The 7 Spells of the New Conference People 2.0” by Dan Ake is designed to help conference organizers understand how to meet modern challenges and acquire the skills needed to take them to the next level. Among the “7 spells” discussed are: finding the best topics for your conference, attracting the best speakers and selling […]
The Canaan Zipline Tour in Rock Hill, S.C., gives attendees the thrill of flying as they zip over tree-lined mountaintops as they build camaraderie and trust. Full and half-day corporate packages are available.
If you have questions about webcasts and virtual events, you can ask them on VUE, an online community for planners to discuss and share best practices and network with their peers.
The Dallas CVB has launched an online booking engine for groups needing 25 rooms or less. Users can compare a large inventory of hotels and meeting venues, and secure rooms immediately.
Visit Denver offers an app planners and attendees can use to make the most of the city. It has information on restaurants and attractions, transportation and weather forecasts. It is available for iPhones and iPads from the iTunes App Store (search for “Visit Denver”). Android users can download the application by visiting the Android Marketplace […]
Through its partnerships with food banks worldwide, Marriott has donated over $500,000 since 1992. And the brand annually contributes more than $200,000 to Habitat for Humanity. More than 150,000 volunteers from corporate and franchise hotels have rolled up their sleeves to go to work for those in need.