The gleaming 40-story Marriott Marquis Chicago—the largest Marriott to open in North America in 2017—is the newest member of the Windy City’s club.
Bruce Dalton, president and CEO of Visit Aurora (Colorado), discusses what effect Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center will have on the community.
Tampa’s healthy mix of sunshine, state-of-the-art facilities and impressive hotels has medical meetings signing up for appointments.
Sacramento has come into its own and emerged as one of the Golden State's not-to-miss destinations, especially for meetings and conventions.
From its rich culture to its extensive list of exciting activities and luxurious accommodations, Aruba makes it clear: staying in just one place isn't
Here are a few places to stay, spaces to convene and things to do at your next meeting or event in the picturesque Portland, Maine.
It’s no wonder Montreal has been named a top international conventions city by International Congress and Convention Association six years in a row.
From castles to historic estates, these seven places in Ireland are ideal for hosting teambuilding events and coordinating conferences overseas.
Moviegoers watched as Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone danced their way from one end of “La La Land” to the other, but let’s turn the lens on Los Angeles’
Orlando World Center Marriott, with 450,000 square feet of meeting space and loads of kid-friendly amenities and nearby attractions, appeals to attendees
Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love, has a lot to brag about with new hotels, a new museum and a steady stream of tourists.
Eric Walters, general manager of Hilton Portland, talks about how the property's recent upgrades will enhance events like Connect Diversity.
Exploring meeting venues at colleges and universities may be the smartest move you make when planning your next conference.
A new $16 million renovation pays homage to The American Hotel’s place in history. The property was the first integrated hotel in Downtown Atlanta.
Local coffee roasters, large guest rooms and expansive meeting space add to the appeal of urban New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge.
When the temperature drops to single digits in Quebec, attendees have a multitude of ways to enjoy the Canadian city and its environs.
it’s about time you gave Destination Kohler, an hour from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a place on your list of destinations. Here’s why.
Depending on whether you’re in Florida, Alabama or Mississippi, there’s a different experience to be had near the Gulf of Mexico.
Known for its ocean views, magnificent mansions, fantastic weather and nice cars, Newport Beach is an unexpectedly affordable destination.
Here are three new—or newly rentable—attractions to consider when you are planning your next event or conference in the nation's capital.
The all-new Grand at Moon Palace Cancun is a planner’s playground for events, with downtime at the beach and pools for built-in entertainment.
Terry Kopp, director of sales at the Boise CVB, discusses the Idaho capital’s rapid growth in her half-century living there.
See how a $20 million renovation imparted a design overhaul and changed MICE prospects for the 90-year-old Talbott Hotel in Chicago’s Gold Coast.
Create your own version of “Castaway” (albeit with more creature comforts) by sending your award winners, board members or top execs to a secluded
In modern Cartagena, Colombia, the future and the historic past are forging to mold the destination into a charismatic metropolis.
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, has long drawn a decent crowd in the upper Midwest—with the potential now for much more.
Interacting with gorillas and snakes during a reception or cocktail hour is a surefire way to create a memorable off-site event at Lincoln Park Zoo.
“This area has definitely needed an upscale luxury hotel,” says Jan Smith, director of sales and marketing for The Westin Jackson, opened Aug. 3.
A new Hampton Inn, renovations to Sundara Inn & Spa and an addition to Kalahari Resort in 2019 add to the appeal of Wisconsin Dells for meetings and
With the opening of Element Huntsville atop the highest floors of the AAA Four-Diamond Westin Huntsville in June, the property became the first dual complex
"We’ve created an actual destination for people to come experience,” says John Solis of the Greater Houston CVB of the new Avenida Houston.
Between mixed-use developments going up around the area, plus major corporations moving to North Texas, it’s a good time to be in Frisco.
Alaska is an adventure in meeting planning for Bridget McCleskey, who runs her own business—Conference Coordinators LLC—out of her home in Anchorage.
Tucson, Arizona, is owning its identity as a funkier, high-value alternative to Scottsdale and Phoenix—and drawing associations in droves.
Coming up on one year of Dana Point CVB's existence, we take a look at what amenities meeting planners will find in the California destination.
New hotels and amenities add to the appeal of destinations in Mexico, already a perennial favorite for meeting planners and leisure tourists.