Free Wi-Fi was one of the perks hosted buyers enjoyed at the 2011 IMEX Frankfurt conference, but 72 percent of them used an iPhone to access it, 23 percent used an iPad, and only nine percent used a BlackBerry. That’s a dramatic shift from last year’s smartphone use, when BlackBerry held the edge (47 percent […]
DJ Loczi’s Studio 54 Electric Dream show at the MGM Grand Las Vegas immerses guests in club culture history to a soundtrack of electro, dubstep, progressive house, pop, hip-hop, funk, soul and disco. It’s a fun, sonic way to expose attendees to Studio 54’s glamourous past while tying them to the future potential of communal […]
Diners are in for a wet experience at the Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain, Arizona this summer. Splash Dinners are served at tables that are placed in the hotel’s Turquesa pool. Upon arrival, guests check their shoes and wade to their seats that are submerged. Guests are encouraged to wear shorts or knee-length pants. They are then […]
EventJobsBoard.com wants to help the hospitality industry recover and put meeting professionals back to work. Companies are encouraged to post open positions in the hospitality field, including jobs at hotels, restaurants, event service firms and event venues. Potential employees may submit their resumés to EventJobsBoard.com’s database. If applicants do not have a resumé, a team […]
Salamander Hotels and Resorts,is raising its profile and expanding its portfolio with two international acquisitions in the Dominican Republic.
As the corporate travel industry grows stronger, the cost of business travel is bound to increase. And according to a recent survey of North American travel buyers, budgets are finally expanding. According to the Global Business Travel Association’s 2011 Industry Pulse: Business Travel Buyer’s Sentiment report: More than half (60 percent) of travel buyers surveyed […]