Learn the ins and outs of negotiating banquets and catering costs.
From easy airlift and inspired venues to team-building activities with good taste, meeting in San Jose is a genius move.
Trade groups across all industries band together to address significant drop in international visitors to the United States since 2015.
James Jessie, senior vice President of convention sales at Travel Portland, discusses the evolution of the Northwest destination.
Visit Tampa Bay takes a grassroots approach to inspiring local teens to engage in hospitality and tourism by sponsoring an all-day youth academy.
A recent report from The Experience Institute confirms that conference attendees are acting more and more like vacationers.
Meet Suzanne Scully Hackman, CDME, who's served as director of meetings and conventions for Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater for more than a dozen years.
We know you take your meetings and events down south. Give us a heads up on what the best venues are in the South by taking this short poll.
Known for its indie culture and as the hometown of artist Justin Vernon, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, highlights how a community can find ways to recycle and
From Wolfgang Puck catering, feast your eyes on what the stars will be eating this Oscars Sunday at the Academy's annual Governors Ball.
The growing hospitality industry has seen several strides towards curated experiences and boutique hotels. Here's a list of openings and renovations on
We compiled a list of popular apps that will help you and your peers live healthier and happier this year—and for years to come.
This year in Portland, Connect's annual conference showcased the many meanings of diversity as it relates to the events industry.
Event tech probably will never replace face-to-face meeting. But new technology can drive those interactions to make events more meaningful.
We asked and you answered. Behold, our list of your favorite venues in the East to conduct events and meetings. Congratulations to all.
Learn about communication styles and how best to listen and speak to those who appear to be critical and confrontational.
Visit Oakland invites you to explore the possibilities and envision your next meeting here on the Sunny Side of the Bay!
In her first year as President and CEO of Bryan-College Station CVB, Kindra Fry is ready to roll out the maroon carpet to all visitors.
AV experts break down the seemingly complex audiovisual world, sharing knowledge that event professionals from all levels of experience can use.
Executive Chef Mike Molloy dishes on F&B trends and the decision to return to The Don Cesar, the St. Pete Beach, Florida, hotel where he began his
As associations look to 2018, SmithBucklin highlights developments, trends and issues facing member-based groups and their events.
Event planners worry Marriott’s plan to drop third-party commissions from 10 to 7 percent is a sign of what’s to come.
Frank Ford, co-founder of Four Day Weekend, explains why the comedy group's success is not just a happy accident and how groups can learn from its business
We narrowed down five of our favorites from CES 2018 this month in Las Vegas for event professionals to check out and take advantage of in 2018 and beyond
Valley Forge stands out amongst the competition by using nostalgia and creativity to craft its new marketing tool: a rock, paper, scissors tool kit.
Rob Svedberg, who will serve as project executive for design firm tvsdesign, discusses what will go into upgrading Las Vegas Convention Center.
Martin Enault, chief operating officer of C2, who shared behind-the-scenes details about the event and gave us a glimpse into the future of C2.
Milton Segarra discusses what he is looking to accomplish at Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast after leading Meet Puerto Rico through several challenges.
What are the best venues to host events and meetings? We begin our year-long quest in the East. Please feel out this short survey and we'll post the results
New trends in technology, F&B and events experiences point to big things for the industry in 2018.
We performed an informal poll to discover some of the most common complaints event planners hear (and the tongue-in-cheek responses they might think of).
What stories of our did you like best? Here's our list of the most-read stories posted to our website in 2017.
Rebecca Bender spent six years as a victim of human trafficking. Now, she's determined to equip others with tools to combat this horrific industry.
Here are eight great ways to incorporate Ultra Violet, Pantone's newly crowned color of the year, in your events next year.
These five free travel apps make traveling less stressful, whether it's the holiday season or not. Each is available on iOS and Android.
New president and CEO Brian McCartin discusses taking over the reins at Tempe Tourism Office after a successful run in Portland.