While social media provides innumerable ways to engage with attendees, it also presents a threat. What do you do if, in the throes of your event, participants start griping online? Read More

Attention, culture vultures. From Michigan and Montana to Nevada and North Carolina, local businesses and hotel brands are creating new ways to express their states’ authentic appeal. Read More

After Expedia’s purchase of Orbitz, questions are being raised about whether what’s good for the company is good for the many travelers seeking a bargain. Read More

A turf war has begun in Delta’s backyard. Read More

Board members overseeing the sale of the 302,000-sq.-ft. Santa Clara (California) Convention Center are feeling the heat from the Santa Clara Chamber of Commerce and CVB. Read More

Hilton Worldwide says its new Meet with Purpose initiative meets the needs of planners and attendees looking to make events more eco-friendly. Read More

From Seattle to St. Louis and Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Washington, D.C., airports are getting on board with hosting business meetings in conference rooms that can be booked by the day or the hour. Read More

Voted America’s Best Riverfront in USA TODAY’s 10 Best Readers’ Choice travel awards, Wilmington, N.C. offers the perfect backdrop that combines the city’s historic charm and riverfront views with the Wilmington Convention Center – the largest convention center on the N.C. coast. The maritime-themed, Silver LEED certified building offers meeting capabilities from 20 to 2,000 […] Read More

When tapping into the locavore trend, consider these 12 room drop and speaker gift ideas with local flair. A poem of remembrance, a gift, a souvenir for you.” —Robert Earl Hayden, American poet   NORTH CAROLINA The tucked-away town of Asheville, North Carolina, is known for its commitment to local and sustainable business. French Broad Chocolate […] Read More

When the new mayor of Washington. D.C., said the nation’s capital would not become “like Amsterdam” after legalizing marijuana, it may have fanned the flames on a new city rivalry. Read More