On July 22, PYM LIVE returns to Denver for a very special educational event and trade show at the legendary Brown Palace. The educational Q&A session will be led by social media strategist Eric Elkins and strategic meetings maven Brooke Sommers, CMP, CMM. Designed to be audience-driven, the session theme is “all you ever wanted […]
Special report from Lisa Kraus. The second session I attended at the Green Meeting Industry Council’s Sustainable Meetings Conference on day two was all about the benefits of virtual meetings. As someone who champions live events (especially PYM LIVE Events), it is difficult for me to accept why a company would choose a virtual meeting. […]
PYM’s Lisa Kraus continues her adventure in meeting sustainably… Day two at the GMIC Sustainable Meetings Conference brought attendees into a day-long, jam-packed schedule of several breakout sessions at the very green Colorado Convention Center. I loved being greeted by the convention center’s signature Blue Bear (right). First, we were treated to a welcome address […]
It may seem pretty obvious that I plan on attending the Green Meeting Industry Council’s (GMIC) upcoming Sustainable Meetings Conference. After all, it is being hosted at the Colorado Convention Center (the facility at which I hold the position of Sustainable Programs Manager) and the host chapter is GMIC-Colorado (of which I am President). However, […]
Lisa, Claudia and I are off to Denver for the first-ever Colorado-based PYM LIVE, Aug. 6. While there, I’ll be helping meeting planners find solutions to their biggest challenges, Lisa will be talking about all the cool new things PYM has coming down the pike and thanking our lovely sponsors, & Claudia will be fabulous, […]
The Denver Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau has created “Go the EXTRA Mile,” a hospitality training program, in preparation for the Aug. 25-28 Democratic National Convention (DNC). So far, 2,400 people and 500 hotels, restaurants and hospitality businesses have participated in the program.