Advice for third-party planners as hotel chains cut commission rates.
Zentila, an Orlando, Fla.-based sourcing solution for meetings and events, has launched a new technology intended to solve the top frustrations of independent and third-party planners. It’s called illuminate3P and promises to do this: Create RFPs in minutes, not hours. Eliminate the back-and-forth with hotels. Automatically compile hotel bids […]
Before starting my business as an independent meeting planner, I was the director of meetings for a large Texas state association. At the time, it never would have occurred to me to hire a third party planner because I had a staff, and we were able to handle all the demands of our meetings. Since […]