Puerto Rico kicks off summer with new developments, restaurants and its ever-rich activities that make every meeting memorable and productive.
If you’ve been to any Connect events, chances are you’ve met Paul Somogyi. The guy tends to stick out, you know, being a whole head taller than most.
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, connected to Reno-Sparks Convention Center, is a AAA Four Diamond property with the finest service in the perfect location.
As the nation’s original capital and first World Heritage City, Philadelphia offers compelling destination assets to make any event one for the books.
Known for its waterparks, the "third-generation" Kalahari is focused on becoming more attractive for events, says Michael Levine, director of sales.
Jordan Clark, vice president of sales for Caesars Entertainment, shares his perspective on his on Lake Tahoe and how Caesars properties differentiate.
These seven golf resorts have teed up expanded meeting spaces or renovated courses in an effort to attract more corporate events and tournaments this year.
Grapevine, Texas, has always been a popular spot for meetings. Ask General Sam Houston. In 1844, he brought leaders from several tribes to the fine city
Huntsville shouldn’t just be our little secret, so here are a few things you need to know before planning your next event.
Are you more Taylor Swift or Beyonce? Take the Myers-Briggs personality test, then discover which five types best define planners.
College Art Association tested a pay-what-you-can ticket at their annual conference this year. The result? Higher attendance and positive attendee feedback.
Something we hear time and again from first-time visitors to Birmingham is that they never realized the beauty of the area.
See how incentive packages to draw meetings to destinations like Kissimmee, Tampa Bay and Cleveland differ, and what method has proved most successful.
This raw fish dish is all the rage, but how do you serve sushi safely without creating health risks for attendees? A Wolfgang Puck chef shares his tips.
Association for Creative Industries mastered a rebranding of both the organization and its conference, now known as Creativation. Here’s how.
HelmsBriscoe marks its 25th birthday with a new logo and a fresh website. COO Greg Malark discusses how consistency has paid off in a changing world.
Use your educational seating setup to focus on influencing the ABCs of group interactions—attitude, behavior and change—you’ll be on your way to
Fort Lauderdale, Florida is a dynamic destination where warmth and beauty, awe-inspiring venues and an array of experiences result in memorable events.
“Powered by Purpose” was the theme of this year’s Leadercast Live. Learn how several leaders define purpose and what it takes to find yours.
Cincinnati has hosted 18 of the top 25 multicultural organizations in the United States, stemming from a great effort put forth by the entire region.
Sometimes all it takes to get creative juices flowing is getting outside your comfort zone. Explore these outdoor teambuilding options out West.
Have you made the decision to livestream your event? Scott Mirkin, president of ESM Productions, shares what to look out for.
Your job may have changed over the past few years, but it’s got nothing on these roles. See how five new job titles are helpful to events today.
LaToyta Scott, CMP, meeting planner for Texas District & County Attorneys Association, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Meet Connect Association's 2017 40 Under 40, a group of brilliant young minds creating a new future for association meetings and events.
Ushma J. Suvarnakar, director of meetings and conferences at American Anthropological Association, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Wojciech Liszka, owner and CEO of Z—Factor, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Jamie Blick, marketing and conference administrator at Association for Iron & Steel Technology, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Samantha Huff, program and planning manager at Golf Course Builders Association of America, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Craig Shoffit, director of group sales at Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Robert P. Richie II, association sales manager at Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40
Barb Harris, vice president of event services at CTC Destination Management, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Kelsey Berglund, director of national events for Arabian Horse Association, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Deidre Wetelainen, vice president of convention sales and services at Visit Rochester, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.
Krzysztof Celuch, Ph.D., director of Poland Convention Bureau, Polish Tourist Organization, is a Connect Association 40 Under 40 honoree.
Lydia Blanchard, sales manager at Fairmont Chateau Laurier, is a Connect Association 2017 40 Under 40 honoree.