Marriott Atlanta Marquis General Manager Erica Qualls is excited about a lot of things. She’s excited MPI’s MeetDifferent conference is in town, she’s excited about the completion of her hotel’s $138 million renovation, and she’s excited about being the host venue for MeetDifferent’s Closing Night Reception. At your service is an occasional series PYM does […]
He started out as a marine biology major and now he’s manager of leisure sales at the Georgia Aquarium. During MPI MeetDifferent 09‘s opening night reception, we had a chance to talk with Selby and see what the Aquarium’s venues are like when a party is in progress.
By guest blogger Barrett Goldsmith Maintenance chief Donnie Rowell battled a 90 mph wind to secure a broken window. Housekeeping supervisor Maria Trevino-Sassa worked two full days without sleeping, without stopping. Food and beverage director Demetre Souras waited tables, folded bed sheets, cooked bacon and vacuum-dried soaked carpet. They never took their eye off the […]
Ever wonder who is behind the scenes, helping you create flawless events? This occasional series introduces you to the frontline employees who help make your meetings and events extraordinary.
Organizing a major home makeover and expansion is an unusual project for a veteran meeting/event planner to take on. But for Cher Przelomski, president and CEO of Wilmington, Delaware’s Planning Factory International (PFI), The Pedro Project was something her company had to do.
An interview with Tony Conway, an Atlanta planner known for his extravagant events.