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eventplanner.net awards 2021? Are you ready?

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 11 May 2021 / Rank:0

To go ahead with the 2021 edition of the Certificate of Excellence or not? We have had doubts. But now more than ever it is important to show that your event location or company is ready for a kickstart....

Chef-driven Wine Tastings Delight in Napa Valley

Gary Diedrichs / Smart Meetings / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

In California’s Napa Valley, more wineries are offering chef-driven, small-plate creations for perfect pairings, private tastings and dining experiences. Here are outstanding examples. The post Chef-driven Wine Tastings Delight in Napa Valley appeared first on Smart Meetings ....

Roadmap to recovery: indoor events to return in England on 17 May

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

From Monday 17 May, conferences, trade shows, exhibitions, gala dinners, awards ceremonies and corporate hospitality can take place. The announcement follows the upcoming implementation of step three in the Government’s four-step roadmap out of lockdown. The roadmap is planned to...

PM confirms England will take Step 3 out of lockdown on 17 May

Martin Fullard / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed 17 May will mark the activation of Step 3 of England’s roadmap out of lockdown. While Step 3 is good news for pub and restaurant owners, who will again be allowed to welcome people...

Hyatt Announces Return of Hyatt Loves Local with More Than 160 Small Business Collaborations to Help Revitalize Communities

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

CHICAGO - Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announces today Hyatt hotels across the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Southwest Asia regions have launched more than 160 Hyatt Loves Local collaborations in a continued effort t......

Post-COVID Wedding Trends That Are Here to Stay

Harmony / Mindy Weiss / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

It’s been a long year of Zoom birthdays and postponed celebrations. But larger in-person gatherings are finally on the horizon again. (Hooray!) With this in mind, I’ve been interviewed several times recently about what the new normal might look like...

Forget cocktail tables, it’s time to get serious about networking

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The future of international association meetings could boil down to this single question: how will organisations measure return on investment when paying their staff to attend conferences? What, in other words, is the value of meeting in-person, as opposed to...

New and Unique, from California to the Capitol

Thérèse Harvey / Smart Meetings / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The Banneker, Washington, D.C. Opening in May, the brand-new Kimpton property offers 144 guest rooms with five distinct meeting areas, totaling 3,800 sq. ft. of indoor and open-air event space. Wedged between Dupont and Logan Circles, the hotel’s rooftop bar,...

Berlin’s Awakening Beauties, Series 3 Episode 1

Paul Colston / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

– Going sustainable with three Berliners, a wedding and a baby… With Analena Baerbrock from Germany’s Alliance 90/The Greens leading many of the polls for the country’s upcoming September elections, it is an excellent time for our host Mark Felstead...

Step 3: what events can happen from 17 May?

Martin Fullard / Exhibition News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Monday 17 May marks the activation of Step 3 of the Government’s roadmap out of lockdown, with the prime minister Boris Johnson… The post Step 3: what events can happen from 17 May? appeared first on EN ....

Condé Nast Traveller Announces The 2021 Hot List

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Condé Nast Traveller has revealed the 2021 Hot List unveiling its favourite new hotels around the world. This year"s list features 69 new addresses across the globe. As we begin to emerge into a new world of travel following a...

Step 3: what events can happen from 17 May?

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Step 3: what events can happen from 17 May? Martin Fullard Mon, 05/10/2021 - 17:19...

Trends in China Give Marriott Executives Confidence in Global Recovery

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

As more people receive one of the available COVID-19 vaccines, demand has been rebounding, Marriott International CEO Tony Capuano said. Speaking during Marriott"s first quarter 2021 earnings call, Capuano said more than 95% of the company"s hotels ......

Eventbrite Records Steep Rise in Outdoor Sports and Fitness Events in the UK as People Emerge from Lockdown to Get Back in Shape Together

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Attendance to sports and fitness events on Eventbrite in the UK grew by 310% in the four weeks after March 29, when outdoor group exercise returned Over 150,000 attendees booked into one or more of the thousands of...

Exclusive Collection Goes the Distance Endurance challenge pays dividends for charities and client network

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Exclusive Collection brought its client networking programme, Flock | Go The Distance, to a close with more formative learning and a prize giving to mark the completion of a 12-week schedule focussed on endurance in business and personal life....

How To Keep Your Remote Team Motivated in 2021?

Amitoj Singh / nunify | Webinars & Virtual Events Platform / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

There was a time when remote working was a concept that was unheard of in most parts of the world. Both employers and employees preferred working from office as it was an optimized manner of engaging with colleagues in a...

5 Program Design Changes to Add Value to Your Conference

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

We’re seeing a trend that association leadership is more open to making changes to the annual conference than ever before. It’s about time....

[Webinar] The Currency of Live Event Engagement

Admin / WEB-INF\web.xml / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Wednesday, June 9 | 2 PM ET

[Webinar] The Currency of Live Event Engagement

Admin / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Wednesday, June 9 | 2 PM ET

Radisson Hotel Group Releases 2020 Responsible Business Report

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Radisson Hotel Group"s 2020 Responsible Business Report highlights the Group"s latest corporate responsibility targets as outlined in its strategic five-year plan, including the reduction of the company"s carbon and water footprint by 30% by 2025, a......

The Lookout #24: NFTs & Online Events: Real or virtual event hype?

Felix Josephi / Pirate X Event Productions / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Have you heard of NFTs? The acronym has been everywhere lately, but do non-fungible tokens have a role to play in virtual events? With so much expansion in the virtual event space over the last few months, it’s no surprise...

Insglück is poised for growth with a new owner

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The post Insglück is poised for growth with a new owner appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

STORY Hospitality Launches A New 4-Star Lifestyle Brand, CUE Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The new lifestyle properties boast vibrant contemporary designs and offer an inspiring experience to modern travelers- CUE Podgorica is the first hotel opened under CUE Hotels in January 2021- The second CUE property is expected to launch in Abu Dha......

10 Last-Minute Birthday Party Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

If you’ve forgotten to plan a celebration for someone who’s turning another year older, these last-minute birthday party ideas are going to be a lifesaver. From fun ideas like hosting a movie night to doing a glam photoshoot, there’s something...

Hospitality Financial Leadership – Today’s Leader Wants To Work For An Owner Or Brand That Is Willing To Invest In Their Development

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

More than ever our industry is facing big challenges when it comes to attracting a workforce. With the current unemployment situation who knows what will emerge once people start to travel again. Typically, when there is a crisis in hospitality,...

U.S. Travel Reacts To U.K. Placing U.S. On ‘Amber’ List For Travel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

WASHINGTON : U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on today"s release of the U.K."s 'traffic light system' for international travel: 'The U.K."s decision to put the United States on their amber status for......

7 Most Common Mistakes When Livestreaming Events

Eventsforce / Eventsforce / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Even before the Covid-19 pandemic, we have seen how livestreaming events and sessions can be hugely beneficial for organisations. They help reach larger audiences, create new revenue opportunities and drive more engagement. But as with anything live, things can go...

Starlink In Events: New Possibilities For Remote Venues

Brandt Krueger / Endless Events / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

In today’s episode of Event Tech Podcast, Will Curran and Brandt Krueger talk about one of the most exciting new technologies in the world, or shall we say universe: Starlink.......

INNSiDE By Meliá And Gino D’Acampo Announce UK-Wide Hospitality Partnership

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

INNSiDE by Meliá, part of Spain"s largest hotel group Meliá Hotels International, has agreed a strategic partnership with the UK"s favourite Italian chef Gino D"Acampo. INNSiDE by Meliá and Gino D"Acampo will together create a new hospitality empire......

10 Last-Minute Gender Reveal Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Is it a boy? Is it a girl? Surprise! These last-minute gender reveal ideas would make the best moments to create and keep especially as you celebrate it with your family and friends! Gender reveal parties have been a part...

The Hoxton, Rome Opens Today In Parioli

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The Hoxton, Rome has opened its doors in Parioli, boasting 192 bedrooms; Cugino, a café and aperitivo bar run in collaboration with local restaurant and micro-bakery Marigold; a large open lobby; a beautiful outdoor terrace; and L"Appartamento, a un......

Live In-Person Events Are Making a Comeback – Here’s How to Get Ready

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

With the coronavirus lockdown end in sight, we’re all hoping that a return to normal(ish) life is within touching distance. That means the return of holidays, meals out, and, of course, in-person events. But if you’ve gotten used to hosting...

4 Tips for Planning a Bridal Shower to Remember

Sonia Reynolds / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Your best friend is getting married – better yet, she asked you to be her Maid of Honour! One of your duties as MOH is to plan the bridal shower. Now, planning a party is relatively simple: budget; date; time;...

Despite Jobs Gains, Leisure & Hospitality Sector Hamstrung By Lack Of Int’l And Business Travel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

WASHINGTON : The Leisure & Hospitality industry gained 331,000 jobs in April—outperforming the overall U.S. jobs increase of 266,000, and offsetting jobs losses in other sectors. The sector"s unemployment rate continued to decline, from 15.9% in Jan......

WTTC Responds To The Latest UK Government Announcement

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:2

Recent announcement will delay the recovery and the restoration of millions of jobsUK government should take advantage of its effective vaccination rollout and restart international travel to benefit its economy £148 billion lost to the UK economy d......

10 Last-Minute Girl Scout Meeting Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Being a parent is like being a warrior, and even more so if you’re a parent volunteer. This past year has been rough between virtual school balanced with work and life, but now the world is slowly reopening. Getting back...

Q : What are Facilitation Skills?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

Facilitators bring out the best in individuals and groups of people. While facilitation could be a role in itself, it also involves skills you could use within many applications and occupations. Facilitation is essential in the business world and of......

UK’s first live meditech event of 2021 to open in Liverpool on 17 May

pcolston / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

UK’s first live meditech event of 2021 to open in Liverpool on 17 May Paul Colston Mon, 05/10/2021 - 13:00...

Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington D.C. Adds Amazon Echo Devices, Powered by Volara, to Make Stays Easier for Families

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

New York - Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Greater Washington, D.C. (RMHCDC), has equipped its newly renovated rooms with Amazon Echo devices, powered by Volara, to provide families of locally hospitalized children with access to information and......

9 Last-Minute Romantic Date Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

If your relationship has survived the storm of Covid, congratulations! Are you beginning a new relationship? Cheers to you, too. Romance is not dead, but it may have been snoozing during the dread of isolation. Now it’s spring, the season...

Oxford Economics Analysis: 2019 Airbnb Guests Supported 300,000 Jobs

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Airbnb is committed to helping quickly restore tourism around the world as cities look to rebound from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Cities are facing drastically reduced tax revenue, devastated tourism economies, and high unemployment among......

Chelsea FC announces launch of ReConnect

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Chelsea FC announces launch of ReConnect Olivia Powell Mon, 05/10/2021 - 12:48...

UK’s first live meditech event of 2021 to open in Liverpool on 17 May

Paul Colston / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

European Health-Tech Innovation Week, will run as a major live event in Liverpool, 17-21 May. The ACC Liverpool will be the venue, before the series of live and virtual events moves on to Berlin, Paris, Barcelona and Stockholm. Organiser GIANT...

‘Enchanted’ Marketplaces and Workspaces are on the Horizon

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

Pine and Gilmore"s (1999) famous concept of the 'experience economy' – introduced nearly 25 years ago – asserts that businesses intent on competition or differentiation must deliver 'memorable events' for consumers because such favourable 'experienc......

HVS Monday Musings: Vacation Home Rentals – The Next Big Story In The Making In India

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Traveler preferences have evolved drastically since the onset of the pandemic. Social distancing, hygiene, cleanliness, safety, and privacy are the main priorities for travelers post the pandemic. An increasing number of people now consider smaller,......

Juyo Analytics Presentation - Data visualization and analytics for Hospitality Commercial Teams

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Juyo is the hotel data analytics and visualization platform that empowers hotel commercial teams to drive the most profitable business....

The Sustainable Events Tool: support within everyone’s reach.

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

It is no news that events, and event-related activities, are responsible for a significant amount of greenhouse gas emissions. Time is running out to respond to the climate challenge and the event industry’s commitment is needed more than ever. We...

Plus Virtual

user / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Plus Virtual The plus virtual event platform is a flexible platform that can be adapted to suit any virtual or hybrid event. The event industry is a creative one and so many platforms out there don’t...

Plus Virtual Exhibition Platform

user / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Plus Virtual Exhibition Platform The plus virtual event platform is a flexible platform that can be adapted to suit any virtual or hybrid event. The event industry is a creative one and so many platforms out there don’t allow for...

Bruges MCC tops out

Paul Colston / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

A May Milestone has been hit in the construction of the Bruges Meeting and Convention Centre (BMCC), where construction of the top floor is well underway at the Beursplein (Old Stock Exchange Square) site. The contours of the building are...

Hilton Ranked #1 On DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies For Diversity List

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Hilton has been recognized for its commitment to diversity and inclusion by DiversityInc, placing #1 on the 2021 Top 50 Companies for Diversity list. This award marks the company"s seventh consecutive year on the list, which highlights the nation"s ......

Cardiff based Production 78 have three vacancies for event professionals

rachel / NOEA | UK / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Production 78 are recruiting for a sales and event development assistant, production assistant and production technician. Click on the links for all the relevant information and how to apply. Good luck! Advert Production Assistant Advert Sales and Event Development Assistant...

EventsAIR renews partnership with MEETINGS 2021

Stuart Wood / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Event technology company EventsAIR has renewed its partnership with New Zealand’s MEETINGS 2021. MEETINGS is New Zealand’s largest business events trade exhibition, taking place at ASB Showgrounds in Auckland from 2-3 June. It will make use of EventsAIR technology throughout...

US Hotels Lose Ground In Race Back To ‘Normal’

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

U.S. hotel performance comparisons to 2019 weakened in the last week of April, indicating recovery from the pandemic is still very much an ongoing concern. For the week ending May 1, U.S. hotel revenue per available room was slightly less...

Successful change requires integration and practice

Adrian Segar / Conferences That Work / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

I find Virginia Satir’s change model to be the most useful of the many models of change. There’s a crucial fifth stage in Satir’s model that people often neglect: the integration and practice phase. The hero’s journey shortchanges change Why...

For These Brick-and-Mortar Retailers, Experiential Marketing is a Path Forward

Kaylee Hultgren / Event Marketer / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Brick-and-mortar retail stores took a serious hit during the pandemic as consumers turned to online shopping as a preferred—and safer—alternative. But as vaccinations continue to roll out and consumers become more comfortable with the idea of in-person shopping, savvy brands...

Eventbrite launches new marketing service Eventbrite Boost

Stuart Wood / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Eventbrite has launched a new marketing service aimed at event organisers, Eventbrite Boost. Eventbrite Boost provides tools for organisers to increase their following on social networks, create branded emails and marketing materials, promote their events on social media, track ticket...

The Lodge At St. Edward State Park Opens, Bringing A Sophisticated Hotel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The Lodge at St. Edward State Park, a national landmark transformed into a new 84-guestroom hotel just 25 minutes outside of Seattle, in now open for hotel, dining and spa service. The property will be managed and oper ated by...

Croatia set to host concerts without masks in less than a month

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The post Croatia set to host concerts without masks in less than a month appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Eventbrite launches new marketing service Eventbrite Boost

Stuart Wood / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Eventbrite launches new marketing service Eventbrite Boost Stuart Wood Mon, 05/10/2021 - 10:48...

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre announces rebrand

Stuart Wood / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre has announced a new rebrand, created by agency FutureBrand Australia. The venue’s new tagline is ‘home of the unconventional’, leaning into some of the more unusual events the venue has hosted over the past...

Demand for outdoor team building reaches all-time-high as Wyboston Lakes Resort’s Ride Leisure activity centre re-opens

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Wyboston Lakes Resort and its partner Ride Leisure, the water sports and land activity centre based at the Bedfordshire venue, have been extremely busy with enquiries from businesses for outdoor team building and corporate events since they began welcoming groups...

Homegrown UAE Hospitality Group JA Resorts & Hotels Celebrates 40 Years Of Success

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

JA Resorts & Hotels are proud to celebrate 40 years of operation in the United Arab Emirates this year, having first opened both the JA Hatta Fort Hotel in the Hajar Mountains and JA Beach Hotel at Jebel Ali Beach...

CN Meets: Cash for ideas

Guest Author / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

CN Meets: Cash for ideas Richard John, COO of Realise, tells Martin Fullard about his cash for ideas initiative, and offers advice for aspiring entrepreneurs. Learn more here. Guest Author Mon, 05/10/2021 - 10:32 Image Video Embed <iframe width='560'...

National Running Show South approaches the finish line with record-breaking enthusiasm

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Despite being postponed twice over the last year, the new event from Raccoon Events, The National Running Show South, is expected to be the most successful launch to date for the company, with more than 20,000 runners and over 100...

Kay England steps down as Imago CEO, replacement confirmed

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Kay England steps down as Imago CEO, replacement confirmed Martin Fullard Mon, 05/10/2021 - 10:21...

Swissness: Solutions For A Regenerative Hospitality Ecosystem

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Swissness is a synonym for precision, serenity, cleanliness, reliability and fairness, - and is marketed as being typically 'Swiss', (Swiss Confederation). What steps can be taken to preserve this country"s reputation for being a hub of natural beau......

Radisson Blu celebrates a decade as the largest upper upscale brand in Europe while the group confirms 16 new signings in EMEA in Q1

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Brussels - Radisson Hotel Group celebrates Radisson Blu"s reconfirmed position as the largest upper upscale brand in Europe for the past decade and continues its successful portfolio growth in EMEA with over 2,000 rooms and 16 signings added to the...

All eyes on the summer Conventa Experience week

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The post All eyes on the summer Conventa Experience week appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Virtual event surveys: 5 key questions to ask exhibitors and sponsors

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Useful insights on how to design a post-event survey from Natalie Campbell-Reid of Explori....

ExecSpace Launch New Client Tech In Readiness For Recovery

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The post ExecSpace Launch New Client Tech In Readiness For Recovery appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Creative agency, emc3 are offering their team an additional day of paid annual leave to mark Mental Health Awareness Week.

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Managing Director, Stephanie Utting commented “Our team have worked exceptionally hard over the last 12-months to not only survive, but to thrive during the pandemic. The resilience, creativity, and dedication everyone has shown has been inspiring, and as a management...

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre is the home of the unconventional

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The post Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre is the home of the unconventional appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The internal comms manager’s guide to planning a successful internal virtual event

Mike Walker / MGN Events / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Virtual events are becoming a feature of companies’ internal communications strategies and a positive way forward post-Covid. Find out more! The post The internal comms manager’s guide to planning a successful internal virtual event appeared first on MGN Events ....

Conference Leeds shines light on industry champions

Guest Author / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Conference Leeds shines light on industry champions Guest Author Mon, 05/10/2021 - 09:59...

Execspace launch new client tech

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Execspace launch new client tech Olivia Powell Mon, 05/10/2021 - 09:59...

M3 Minutes – Jack Fritsche – QuickBooks Isn’t Quick For Hoteliers

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

M3 Minutes · Quickbooks Isn"t Quick For Hoteliers......

March Domestic Demand Sees Upsurge But International Travel Still Largely Shutdown

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Because comparisons between 2021 and 2020 monthly results are distorted by the extraordinary impact of COVID-19, unless otherwise noted all comparisons are to March 2019, which followed a normal demand pattern. Total demand for air travel in March 2......

De Vere launches new online booking engine for meetings and events

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

De Vere launches new online booking engine for meetings and events Olivia Powell Mon, 05/10/2021 - 09:42...

The World Tourism Organization Unites With Tourism Ministers In The Americas To Relaunch Tourism In The Region

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Minister of Tourism David Collado along with 15 more ministers and vice ministers of tourism of the Americas established partnership agreements and procedures for relaunching tourism in the region in a meeting called by the World Tourism Organizatio......

Citroën announced as headline sponsor for Green Live

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Green Live, an event for sustainable, green, eco-friendly consumers are proud to announce Citroën as headline sponsor. The event will be launching in… The post Citroën announced as headline sponsor for Green Live appeared first on EN ....

Nanjing CIMICEC conference hears MICE industry recovery rate in the region reached 67% in 2020

Paul Colston / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

The China International MICE Conference (CIMICEC) attracted 500 domestic and international industry leaders to the eastern city of Nanjing, 15 April. The conference was hosted at the Nanjing International Expo Convention Center and discussion centred on the theme of ‘MICE...

SLS, Mondrian And Hyde Hotels Grow Their Commitment To Wellness By Partnering With Premier Yoga & Lifestyle Brand, Y7 Studio

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

SLS, Mondrian and Hyde Hotels, sbe"s hotel brands, announced a multi-faceted global partnership with leading yoga and lifestyle brand, Y7 Studio, the nationwide yoga brand and online platform. The mind/body connection has never been more apparent as......

Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index rose 3.2% in April

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee, and MILWAUKEE - The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index rose 3.2% in April to a level of 5,297. Year to date through the first four months of 2021, the stock index was up 15.8%. 'Hotel stock prices increased in...

Creating an Ideal Client Persona

WPIC / wpic.ca / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Are you not attracting the right clients? Wedding Planning and Coordination is a a very personal service. It is so important for couples to find the right professional to help them navigate this crazy world. It is also very important...

Marriott International Named to DiversityInc Hall of Fame

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

After leading the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2020, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) was named to the DiversityInc Hall of Fame, as the first hospitality company joining previously number one ranked companies. Diver......

HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 7 May 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Kanuhura Maldives Resort Acquired by Hotel Properties Limited Mauritius-based Sun Resorts Limited ('Sun Resorts'), has recently sold its luxury Kanuhura Maldives Resort to Leisure Oceans Private Limited, a subsidiary of the Singapore-based Hotel Pro......

Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 7 May 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

STRABAG Real Estate forward sells Stuttgart development to Union Investment German institutional investor Union Investment has acquired the Turm am Mailänder Platz hotel development in Stuttgart, Germany from Austrian developer STRABAG Real Estate f......

500 eventprofs expected in person, in Melbourne, for July’s MEA’s Evolve 2021

Paul Colston / CMW / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

Australia’s conference for event professionals, Evolve, will take place in Melbourne, 1 July, Melbourne supported by major partners, Melbourne Convention Bureau, Accor and EventsAIR. The conference theme this year is ‘Building Confidence through Best Practice’ and content has been...

Long Live The New Business Center

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Prior to the pandemic, many had forecasted the business center to be a dead concept for hotels. Relegated to some back corner of the lobby or hidden from the main thoroughfares by a maze of windowless corridors, this amenity has...

Third-Party Planners Are Taking Charge to Protect Their Contracts — Will it Last?

Victoria Copans / Event Manager Blog / 10 May 2021 / Rank:1

The sweeping cancellations and pandemic-related uncertainties have exposed vulnerabilities in the way third-party planners get paid, which is pushing some to redefine their contracts in order to protect their interests. Is this sustainable? Third-party planners rely on hotel commissions for...

The Magical Ingredient for Virtual Events

Amber Kispert / WEB-INF\web.xml / 10 May 2021 / Rank:0

Bite-sized entertainment breaks offer a solution to Zoom fatigue....

International borders closed indefinitely except for migrants

cim / CIM Business Events / 10 May 2021 / Rank:4

The Federal Government has been sending mixed signals over any proposed opening of Australia’s international border, with any hopes of a return to overseas travel off the cards until Covid has been brought under control globally. Prime Minister Scott Morrison...

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre to become ‘home of the unconventional’

cim / CIM Business Events / 10 May 2021 / Rank:4

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is rebranding to become the ‘home of the unconventional’. Peter King, chief executive MCEC, said the refreshed brand is representative of the unconventional ways MCEC works. “We do things a little differently at MCEC...

Crown appoints Steve McCann as new CEO

cim / CIM Business Events / 10 May 2021 / Rank:5

Crown has appointed current Lendlease chief executive Steve McCann as its new CEO and managing director. Crown’s upper echelon executives and directors has been in flux since the release of a damning NSW inquiry that laid bare a number of...

The Star proposes merger with Crown to create $12bn casino giant

cim / CIM Business Events / 10 May 2021 / Rank:4

The Star Entertainment Group has pitched a merger proposal to its rival Crown, in what would create a $12 billion casino and entertainment giant in Australia. The Star is offering 2.68 of its shares for every Crown share in a...

Europe gears up for return of international tourism in June

cim / CIM Business Events / 10 May 2021 / Rank:7

The European Union is preparing to restart international tourism, with European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen tweeting it was “time to revive EU tourism industry… safely”. Under the plans, European Union member countries could begin to allow vaccinated tourists...

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater Shines in New Amazon Streaming Series

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 10 May 2021 / Rank:4

Visit St. Pete/Clearwater Shines in New Amazon Streaming Series May 10, 2021 Matt Swenson Visit St. Pete/Clearwater President and CEO Steve Hayes can’t say for certain that the new Amazon Prime Series, “Life’s Rewards,” has a happy ending. While not...

Are you ready for the Wedding Business Bootcamp 2021?

Kylie Carlson / The Wedding Academy / 10 May 2021 / Rank:4

I hope you’re ready for some fun because today we have some exciting news. It’s time for our annual Wedding Business Bootcamp. We help you to realise your dream of becoming a wedding planner. The Wedding Business Bootcamp is an...

Zoom is not the stage of the future... it’s the opera box

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 09 May 2021 / Rank:4

Keeping events simple is important. Friday’s Royal Historical Society virtual lecture was an intro and speaker, a Q&A then an end. Plus an audience. It has to be well presented. Music as the... [[ This is a content summary only....

Special Venues: Fulfinum Mirines

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 09 May 2021 / Rank:4

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Special Venues: Burgarena Finkenstein

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 09 May 2021 / Rank:7

The post Special Venues: Burgarena Finkenstein appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

5 Unique Venue Ideas to Fascinate Your Attendees

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 09 May 2021 / Rank:5

Your event venue is so much more than just a space to gather people. Apart from providing a safe and comfortable environment where your attendees can get together, interact, share ideas, and learn new things, your venue is part of...

Special Venues: TrippelGUT

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 09 May 2021 / Rank:6

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Prime Minister of Belgium: 'Big festivals in the second half of the summer should be possible'

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 09 May 2021 / Rank:4

In the second half of the summer, according to Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo (Open Vld), it should be possible to organize several larger festivals in our country again. The prime minister was in contact with, among others, the...

How to Choose the Best Event Suppliers [the "New Normal" Guide]

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 09 May 2021 / Rank:4

Running online events can be fun and engaging. You can always try new digital experience strategies and deliver high value to your attendees without having them in a physical space. However, online events and meetings are accompanied by fatigue, a...

Picture Perfect Event Photography: Finding the Right Person to Capture Your Event

Rachel Grate / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 09 May 2021 / Rank:4

When choosing a photographer, it’s easy to become focused on their event photography rates. Here’s how to find the best professional to represent your brand with event photography rates in your range. The post Picture Perfect Event Photography: Finding the...

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Dallas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 08 May 2021 / Rank:4

The city of Dallas, with its deep-rooted history and outsized Texas charm, is defined by the eclectic places and people who inhabit it. The streets nest some of the coziest restaurants, beautifully lit up in neon lights, reminding us of...

Framery presents world’s first connected soundproof pod

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 08 May 2021 / Rank:6

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Special Venues: Domäne Lilienberg

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 08 May 2021 / Rank:7

The post Special Venues: Domäne Lilienberg appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Listen: The lowdown on BCD M&E’s new “agency within an agency”

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 08 May 2021 / Rank:8

Global meetings and events agency BCD M&E has launched a new in-house brand experience service, The Collective. M&IT editor Paul Harvey spoke to BCD M&E UK MD Helen McCabe and VP of The Collective Emma Coleman to find out about...

Dubai and Abu Dhabi ought to be on each Organizer’s List

Exhibition Globe / Exhibition Globe / 08 May 2021 / Rank:9

The most notable urban communities in the country, Abu Dhabi and Dubai, are particularly settled, with many cafés, lodgings and The post Dubai and Abu Dhabi ought to be on each Organizer’s List appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

Getting Started with Email Marketing in 2021

Aleya Harris / NACE – National Association for Catering and Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:9

In 2021, it’s more vital than ever to have an email marketing plan in place to help your business sustain growth. In 2020, COVID-19 slowed things down for many wedding and events planners. While things are certainly not back to...

A Guide to Preparing for Your Mid-Year Digital Audit

Nora Sheils / NACE – National Association for Catering and Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:9

Can you believe we’re nearing the midway point of 2021? After what felt like the longest year on record, it seems like this year is flying by, which means it’s time to get started on your mid-year digital audit. You...

Revenue Management: Look Ahead to Avoid Being Left Behind

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

In recent years, the tourism industry has been disrupted by a strong push for innovation, thanks to the introduction of new technologies and greater managerial awareness of their necessities. As is often the case, new technology evolves very quickly......

Monthly Free-Content Strategy for Upcoming Meetings-Industry Show

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

To build awareness and interest for November’s IMEX America in Las Vegas, IMEX Group launches a series of education and networking “Buzz Days.”...

3 Conversations Not to Have Using an Online Chat Platform

Swift Software Company / ExciteM - Medium / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

There’s no question that virtual communication has taken the world by storm. From texting, email, online group chats, FaceTime, or any other number of tools we use to communicate digitally, these tools have become the primary source of communication for...

5 Minutes to Better Attendance: How to Promote Events on Facebook

Sophia Vaccaro / Eventbrite US Blog / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Scrolling through Facebook can be such an easy and fun way to keep in touch with family and friends that we might forget what a powerful tool it can be, especially when it comes time for event marketing. Facebook makes...

Push For Purple: 16 Ultra Violet Wedding Styles

Marley / The Party Goddess / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

We’ve been talking about weddings all month long, including what’s in, what’s out, and what my celebrity clients want when they walk down the aisle. Wabi Sabi is the stylistic direction guiding wedding design this year. Wabi whatsy? Take a...

The 8 Best Boudoir Photographers in Oklahoma City

Peerspace / Peerspace / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

Everyone needs photos of themselves in which they look unbelievably hot. But let’s be honest, mirror selfies don’t pass muster! And that’s where boudoir photography comes in. You get professional photos of yourself looking amazing. And what could be better...

PCMA Scholarships Awarded to Case Study Competition Winners

tholowaty / PCMA / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

The future of the MICE industry is in good hands. For the past few weeks, teams of students from Singapore Institute of Technology participated in a case study competition to design an event that uses emerging practices for the post-pandemic...

A Restored Washington Seminary Opens as a Hotel

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

Just north of Seattle, The Lodge at St. Edward State Park is a new option for small groups....

The 9 Best Event Photographers in London

Peerspace / Peerspace / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

There’s a confluence of the old and new that sets London apart from other European cities, which makes for an abundance of charming spaces to hold any sort of event imaginable. This means that event photographers in London must be...

Account Executive

sandy / AllSeated / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Location: Atlanta, Georgia AllSeated is a rapidly growing venture-backed company with best-in-class products for event planning and layouts. We are changing the game in our industry sector by leveraging 3D and Virtual Reality technology to provide vivid visualization...

Project Lead

sandy / AllSeated / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Location: New York, New York Allseated is the world’s most innovative event technology platform powering hundreds of thousands of events a year. Through a cutting-edge 3D visualization platform including floorplan design tools, venue virtual tours, and a revolutionary...

Assistant Project Manager

sandy / AllSeated / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Location: New York, New York Allseated is the world’s most innovative event technology platform powering hundreds of thousands of events a year. Through a cutting-edge 3D visualization platform including floorplan design tools, venue virtual tours, and revolutionary virtual/hybrid...

Sales Development Representative (SDR)

sandy / AllSeated / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Location: Atlanta, Georgia Allseated is the world’s most innovative event technology platform powering hundreds of thousands of events a year. Through a cutting-edge 3D visualization platform including floorplan design tools, venue virtual tours, and revolutionary virtual/hybrid event solution,...

Virtual Event Planner / Project Lead

sandy / AllSeated / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Location: Düsseldorf, Suitbertusstrasse, Germany Allseated is the world’s most innovative event technology platform powering hundreds of thousands of events a year. Through a cutting-edge 3D visualization platform including floorplan design tools, venue virtual tours, and a revolutionary virtual/hybrid...

Slovak company MultiplexDX has come up with a gargling test solution

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Slovak company MultiplexDX has come up with a gargling test solution appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

How to Photograph Glass

Peerspace / Peerspace / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

Imagine a scenario in which a photographer meets with their client, saying, “Here are the pictures of the clear-glass product range you’ve been waiting for!” The client reviews the images and concludes that it looks dull. A bit surprised, the...

Ivan Burazin: “Every crisis leads to change and leaves space for tremendous growth”

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

The post Ivan Burazin: “Every crisis leads to change and leaves space for tremendous growth” appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

A Tricky Balance: Staffing Levels and Show Demand

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Trade-show service provider Fern joins Flex Talent Pool, created by GES to find exhibition-industry workers for temporary projects....

Eventbrite’s Self-Serve Ticket Model Powers It to Third Straight Quarter of Growth

Victoria Copans / Event Manager Blog / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Online ticketing and tech platform Eventbrite continued to feel the effects of the pandemic in the first quarter of 2021, but its outlook is positive for the remainder of the year as it continues its recovery. Eventbrite has just released...

Is there light at the end of the tunnel for events?

rachel / NOEA | UK / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Read NOEA President Tom Clements statement on the Event Research Programme Test Events held last weekend here; NOEA Test Events Statement The post Is there light at the end of the tunnel for events? appeared first on NOEA | UK...

Trip.com Group Reveals Latest Travel Trends As May Day Domestic Booking Data Shows Record Growth Of 30% Compared To 2019

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:17

Trip.com Group, a leading travel service provider, has released its 2021 May Day Results and Travel Trends, which reveal a strong recovery in China"s domestic travel market during the May Day Holiday (1 – 5 May). The five-day break has...

How to Manage Local Events: Key Steps to Your Successful Community Event

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Ready to get out and give back to the community with your next local events? Your timing is great, with local and state governments across Australia offering grants for initiatives to bring communities back together. To be a part of...

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Denver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

We love Denver. We love it for the city itself, with its thriving arts scene, hip nightlife, and 300 days of sunshine a year. We also love its panoramic views and the jaw-dropping natural surroundings. We’ve written a lot about...

Penang hosted 156 events and 19,283 delegates in 2020 despite the pandemic

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Penang hosted 156 events and 19,283 delegates in 2020 despite the pandemic appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Prague Well on Way to Meet City’s Goal of Planting Million Trees in Eight Years

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Prague Well on Way to Meet City’s Goal of Planting Million Trees in Eight Years appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Top Five Trends in the MICE Industry

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Top Five Trends in the MICE Industry appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

MGM Resorts International"s 2020 Social Impact And Sustainability Report Now Available

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

The MGM Resorts International"s (NYSE: MGM) 2020 Social Impact and Sustainability Report is now available. The report solidifies the company"s commitment to creating a sustainable future and making a difference in the lives of employees, guests and ......

Three Ways To Make Your Hotel Company Attractive To Investors

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:13

As we emerge from the doldrums of the last year and watch demand trend upward, there is a great opportunity to create competitive advantages for your hotel company. Cash flow from new Investors can make or break any company"s runway...

Timbers Resorts Announces Repositioning And Executive Level Appointments As Part Of Expansion Strategy

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:13

Timbers Resorts, the leading developer and operator of boutique luxury resorts and private residence clubs, is embarking on an exciting period of growth, announcing a repositioning to Timbers Company – the parent brand behind Timbers Resorts – in an......

Choose Kindness To Make A Difference In Marketing

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:19

Marketing is a part of all successful business, whether you"re selling yourself or selling a product. The relative merits of different marketing styles is a subject that not only could, but does fill many books. However, over the course of...

Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon Reveals Extensive Renovation In 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

So much more than a room renovation announcement, this is a serendipitous story that begins in 1959, when the Hotel first opened its doors. When highly acclaimed Portuguese architecture studio OITOEMPONTO was entrusted in 2019 to breathe new life in......

Oaky Presentation - Become a Rockstar at Upselling

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Oaky is a hyper-personalised and automated upsell engine that helps hotels drive additional profit from their existing customers by delivering a superior guest experience. Browsing from best-selling upsell offers, hoteliers can add personalised gues......

UK’s A-Livex announces leading line up of speakers and content

Paul Colston / CMW / 07 May 2021 / Rank:9

A-Livex, an innovative new hybrid event format, ready to rally event buyers and suppliers at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, London on 20 May, has announced a leading line up of speakers for its three conference sessions. Set in a Covid-secure...

Host Hotels & Resorts Acquires Four Seasons Resort Orlando At Walt Disney World Resort For $610 Million

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: HST) (the 'Company'), the nation"s largest lodging real estate investment trust ('REIT'), today announced that it has acquired the fee simple interest in the 444-room Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney Wo......

Hybrid Events: How to Fuse an In-Person and Virtual Festival This Summer

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Due to the challenges posed in the last year by the pandemic, hybrid events are set to be one of the biggest trends of 2021. When some people attend in-person and others tune in online, you can reach a huge...

6 Ways to Include Your Mom in Your Wedding

Carmen Zhang / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Mother’s day is coming up and so you may be thinking about the best way to include your mom in your wedding. Depending on your relationship and format of your wedding, the level of involvement you’ll want her to have...

Strawberry Fields Forever ~ A fruity 70s inspired wedding styled shoot

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Today I am excited to share Strawberry Fields Forever, a fruity 70s inspired wedding styled shoot with striking red, baby pink, and apple green details. Images were captured by Tayana B Photography with styling by Kimberley Lehman of Love, Laughter...

WTTC’s Annual Global Summit Awards Recognise Leadership Of The Highest Quality

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:17

Quintana Roo Governor hailed for early adoption of WTTC Safe Travels StampSaudi Arabia recognised with Global Leader Award for historic inclusion of private sector in 2020 G20 Tourism Ministers meeting and the Leaders Declaration14 major awards anno......

Friday Faves for Wedding & Event Planners

Planner"s Lounge - Danielle / Planner's Lounge – Become a Wedding Planner, Wedding Planner Resources, Wedding Planning Careers / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Welcome to our Friday Favorites! Every other week we share five of our favorite articles from around the web that will help you succeed in your wedding planning business and in life. How to Use TikTok for Business {Angela Profitt}...

New Report Shows Value Of IP To The Tourism Sector

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

A new report published jointly by WIPO and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) on the value of intellectual property in boosting tourism shows how the IP system creates a favorable ecosystem for innovation, entrepreneurship and investment in the ......

Clear Identity for G7 Summit organisation

Martin Fullard / CMW / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

The 47th G7 Summit in the UK will be delivered by events agency Identity. Following a competitive tender process, the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO) appointed Identity to deliver the three-day world summit. The event, where prime minister...

Dusit International Introduces New Group - Wide Wellness Concept, Devarana Wellness

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

Dusit International, one of Thailand"s leading hotel and property development companies, has responded to the increasingly health-conscious aspirations of global travellers by introducing its new group-wide wellness concept – "Devarana Wellness" – w......

Confirmed: agency selected to deliver G7 Summit

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 07 May 2021 / Rank:9

Confirmed: agency selected to deliver G7 Summit Martin Fullard Fri, 05/07/2021 - 10:53...

Video Friday: Sarah Christl Interviews Saroosh Gull Of Eventcombo

Bob Toovey / The Event Planner News Blog / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

In today’s Video Friday, Sarah Christl of Endless Events discusses virtual event platforms with Saroosh Gull of Eventcombo. The discussion highlights the importance of collecting and analysing client data and experiences. By using third party platforms you will loose out...

Spain’s state of emergency to end 9 May as industry readies for in-person FITUR

Paul Colston / CMW / 07 May 2021 / Rank:16

The Spanish government has announced the ending of the country’s six month state of emergency on 9 May. It will herald the anticipated relaxation of restrictions, although some uncertainty remains on how the various regions will respond and where the...

Eventbrite launches new marketing platform

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Global self-service ticketing service and experience technology platform Eventbrite has announced the launch of Eventbrite Boost, a marketing platform designed for event organisers. According… The post Eventbrite launches new marketing platform appeared first on EN ....

Eventbrite launches new marketing platform

Olivia Powell / CMW / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

Global self-service ticketing service and experience technology platform Eventbrite has launched Eventbrite Boost, a marketing platform designed for event organisers. According to a recent survey Eventbrite commissioned with YouGov in the UK, the majority (55%) of respondents attending events said...

COVID-19 Forces Hotel Revenue Management To Evolve: Breaking Down Silos And Maximizing Profits

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Each economic crisis, in 1990, 2009 and now 2020, has forced changed in the hotel revenue management discipline. The most recent disruption, Covid-19, has created an acceleration in Artificial Intelligence plus the redefinition of certain segments o......

Eventbrite launches new marketing platform

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Eventbrite launches new marketing platform Olivia Powell Fri, 05/07/2021 - 09:56...

ESSA EGM approves new membership structure

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

The Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) of the Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) met on 6 May, 2021, to approve the digital… The post ESSA EGM approves new membership structure appeared first on EN ....

Unforgettable Experiences Have Arrived On La Isla Bonita: Alaia Belize, Autograph Collection Opens As The First Marriott International Resort In Belize

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Calling all those looking to discover the outdoors and live with purpose, as owner and developer, Andrew Ashcroft, in partnership with Autograph Collection Hotels, announces the grand opening of the highly anticipated boutique resort - Alaia Belize,......

Face to face again: 300 meeting professionals meet in Spain

Holly Patrick / Association Meetings International / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Delegates to Madrid’s first face-to-face business event since the pandemic started were handed FFP2 masks on arrival and requested to take a negative Covid-19 test 24 hours before the event. The Meeting Incentive Summit (MIS) took the form of a...

Market Perspective: Is Sri Lanka South Asia’s Hidden Tourism Gem?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

'Undoubtedly the finest island of its size in the world' proclaimed Marco Polo upon visiting Sri Lanka in the 13th century. "Pearl of the Indian Ocean"; "Emerald Isle" – Sri Lanka has held many different names throughout its long and...

First Quarter Trading Update to 31 March 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Highlights Improvement in demand within the first quarter, led by the Americas and Greater China. Group RevPAR down 50.6% vs 2019 (down 33.7% vs 2020); continued industry outperformance in key markets. RevPAR reflects a 23%pts reduction in occupancy......

International Confex reveals Keynote highlights

Louisa Daley / CMW / 07 May 2021 / Rank:13

International Confex has revealed some Keynote highlights, including what topics and who to expect from its upcoming sessions. The event is due to take place from 22-23 June 2021 at ExCeL London. Day one 1) 10am – Natalie Campbell-Reid, content...

Emc3 to offer extra day of annual leave for Mental Health Awareness Week

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

Emc3 to offer extra day of annual leave for Mental Health Awareness Week Olivia Powell Fri, 05/07/2021 - 09:26...

Canada’s Hotel Construction Pipeline Wraps Q1"21 With 259 Projects And 35,432 Rooms

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics (LE) report that at the close of the first quarter of 2021, Canada"s hotel construction pipeline stood at 259 projects/35,432 rooms. The construction pipeline in Canada is down 15% by projects and 12% by rooms, year-......

Business Travel On The Fly - Winners Of The Business Travel Journalism Awards 2020 On The Year That Caught Everyone On The Fly

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

The increase in selectivity will decrease the volume of flights taken by delegates and perhaps even give rise to the dawn of slow travel, In short, meeting attendees will become more selective and planners will have to prove the value...

Penang keeps its events vision on 2030, as CVB reports 156 events held in 2020

Paul Colston / CMW / 07 May 2021 / Rank:12

Despite the halt on international travel and limitations for business events, the Malaysian state of Penang recorded a total of 156 events with 19,283 participants and 48,963 room nights in 2020. The figures were announced by the Penang Convention &...

Introducing Eventbrite Boost – Your Event Marketing Superpower

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 07 May 2021 / Rank:13

Reach more people, sell more tickets, build your brand. Events are coming back – now’s the time to stand out. Take your events to the next level with Eventbrite Boost — the all-in-one event marketing platform built to save you...

State of the Event Industry Report: Q1 2021

EventMB Studio Team / Event Manager Blog / 07 May 2021 / Rank:9

In our efforts to keep track of the state of the event industry, we surveyed EventMB readers in February/March 2021 on a number of different questions related to their experience and how they see the industry developing. We collected a...

Here’s Why It’s Not Too Late to Start Using Instagram Reels for Your Business

Kylie Carlson / WEB-INF\web.xml / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

If Instagram Reels is still a foreign concept to you, don’t worry—it’s never too late to harness the value of video content on social media. Plus, it can be a lot of fun producing bite-sized content for your audience....

Organisers can claim up to €60,000 from new Vienna Meeting Fund

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

The new Vienna Meeting Fund aims to get the business meetings and events sector thriving again in the Austrian capital. Event organisers bringing their meetings and events to Vienna between 1 May 2021 and 31 December 2023 will be eligible...

UK representation companies unite for collaborative future

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

UK representation companies have launched a new coalition as they vow to “think differently” and work collaboratively in the Covid-19 recovery Reps United will host its first get-together on 22 June at the Jumeirah Hotel in London. The Covid-secure event...

Exhibitions generate €493 billion in business sales each year

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Exhibitions generate €493 billion in business sales each year appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Take a gander at Dubai’s event Arranging Strategies

Exhibition Globe / Exhibition Globe / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Dubai has gained notoriety for lavish inns and astounding occasions that earn a buzz all throughout the planet. Today, Dubai The post Take a gander at Dubai’s event Arranging Strategies appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

Beef 2021 sees thousands of visitors head to Rockhampton

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

The beef industry’s largest global event got underway this week in Rockhampton with around 100,000 international, national and local attendees, either in person or virtually. Speaking at Beef 2021, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said it was a testament to the...

Nash sets out recovery plan for New Zealand tourism sector

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

New Zealand’s Minister of Tourism, Stuart Nash, has announced a plan to support the recovery of tourism communities after the impacts of Covid. Speaking at the annual TRENZ conference, Nash outlined a plan to rebuild tourism on a more sustainable...

Qantas sticks to status quo with HQ in Sydney and Jetstar in Melbourne

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

Qantas has announced it will keep its Sydney head office will stay put and its Jetstar HQ will continue to be based in Melbourne despite feverish pitches by Victoria and Queensland to get them to relocate. Qantas head office will...

The end of Rockpool name as dining group splits in two

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:13

The Rockpool Dining Group has been split into two after a merger more than four years ago between Neil Perry’s Rockpool Group and Urban Purveyor Group. The group has now been divided into two stand-alone businesses dropping its Rockpool brand...

Event expands Independent Collection with three Adelaide properties

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:13

Event Hospitality & Entertainment has won the management agreements for three South Terrace Adelaide properties – two hotels and one motel – each of which will sit under its new umbrella brand, Independent Collection by EVENT. A more than $15...

Marriott’s Moxy brand heading to Sydney Airport

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:11

Marriott International will debut its Moxy brand in Sydney with a new build hotel at Sydney Airport. Slated to open early 2023, the Moxy Sydney Airport will feature 301 guestrooms and the Moxy Bar which services double duty as the...

Quest expands in New Zealand as faith in travel bubble grows

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:13

Quest Apartment Hotels will open seven new properties in New Zealand between June 2021 and July 2022. Located across the North and South Island in metropolitan, regional, and suburban locations, the new sites will take the existing New Zealand portfolio...

Register for Destination Sydney Surrounds South Visitor Economy Symposium

cim / CIM Business Events / 07 May 2021 / Rank:10

NSW Destination Sydney Surrounds South has announced the third and final event in its current Visitor Economy Symposium series, to be held in Wollongong on May 19. Business operators, local government representatives and industry stakeholders are invited to attend the...

Meet Wedding Academy Student and Wedding Planner Sonya

Martha / The Wedding Academy / 07 May 2021 / Rank:8

Meet Wedding Academy student and wedding planner Sonya! Earlier this month we interviewed one of our wonderful graduates Ayla Toyokawa. And today we want to introduce you to another talented member of our Wedding Academy community, Sonya Uribe. Sonya is...

The 9 Best Commercial Photographers in Boston

Peerspace / Peerspace / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

Boston entrepreneurs have a wealth of talent to work with when searching for creatives who can tell their brand’s story! Since many of these expert photographers specialize in particular genres, we thought it a good idea to break down and...

The 10 Best Product Photographers in Los Angeles

Peerspace / Peerspace / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

As one of the largest cities in the country, Los Angeles is home to millions of thriving businesses striving to get their message out into the world. And there are thousands of photographers willing to help them put together a...

Webinar: Sacramento, California, Invites You to Opt Out of the Ordinary

tholowaty / PCMA / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

In June, Sacramento will reopen its newly expanded and renovated convention center, bringing the best of the Sacramento experience to planners and attendees....

Hong Kong and Singapore Relaunch Quarantine-free Travel Bubble

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

On May 26, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Singapore will begin designated flights under their bilateral air travel bubble (ATB). The post Hong Kong and Singapore Relaunch Quarantine-free Travel Bubble appeared first on Smart Meetings ....

Reconciliation Week 2021: How to Be an Ally and Take Action

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

With Reconciliation Week on the horizon for 2021, it’s important to get a refresher on the history of important dates and what they mean for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For 20 years, this event has commemorated the journey...

The day to vote is the day to stand.

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

9.00 am I walked down the street, turned left at the corner and in just a few minutes I’d arrived at Long Eaton town hall, votes and was heading home. It was a duty but felt empty and unimportant.... [[...

Study: Online Attendees are Having Less Fun

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

So, how are you feeling about virtual event networking? Not so good, according to event software company Bizzabo. A survey of 700 attendees and data from 967 events over a 12-month period found that the fun factor of online events...

The 10 Best Product Photographers in Austin

Peerspace / Peerspace / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Product photography covers a wide range of subgenres, from food to heavy machinery. Therefore, a capable product photographer needs to know how to present a wide range of subjects in ways that emphasize its character or help tell a story....

Introducing Eventbrite Boost – Your Event Marketing Superpower

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

Reach more people, sell more tickets, build your brand. Events are coming back – now’s the time to stand out. Take your events to the next level with Eventbrite Boost — the all-in-one event marketing platform built to save you...

How Corporate Meetings Will Continue to Adapt

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

How Corporate Meetings Will Continue to Adapt May 7, 2021 Katherine Frost Katherine Frost is the founder and CEO of event planning software ORO , a tech platform for professional event planners to streamline their workflow for speed and...

Katherine Frost

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Katherine Frost [email protected] Thu, 05/06/2021 - 16:55 Katherine Frost is the founder and CEO of event planning software ORO , a tech platform for professional event planners to streamline their workflow for speed and productivity by consolidating all of...

Eventbrite Launches Eventbrite Boost: A New Marketing Platform to Help Event Organisers Reach More People and Grow Their Businesses

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

Eventbrite today announced Eventbrite Boost, the only all-in-one marketing platform designed specifically for event organisers. As the world opens back up, consumers are eager to get back to in-person events. Competition for reaching ticket buyers will be fierce, and...

5 Ways Online Group Chat Channels Help You Streamline

Swift Software Company / ExciteM - Medium / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

In our increasingly digital world, it’s not uncommon for some people to receive hundreds or even thousands of messages each day. Pretty overwhelming, right? When these messages can be sorted and grouped into appropriate categories, it helps take some of...

Brain Drain: From In-Person Events To Tech Industry

Nick Borelli / Endless Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

In this past year, the events industry has been through quite a shakeup. New trends emerged: we embraced hybrid events, put safety first, and saw an incredible surge in event......

Hybrid-Event Pricing: One Group’s Approach

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

With a hybrid event already under its belt, Professional Convention Management Association combined the lessons learned with member-survey data to build a new pricing structure....

A Brand-Experience Agency Grows Under the BCD M&E Umbrella

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The Collective, an “agency within an agency,” will highlight the company’s creative offerings....

Encouraging results from initial field studies by Fieldlab Events

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Encouraging results from initial field studies by Fieldlab Events appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Industrialist Hotel Opens in Pittsburgh’s Business District

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The Autograph Collection property is a new option for small groups near the convention center....

Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong Completes First Phase Of Hotel Transformation, Revealing A New Arrival Experience And Reimagined Guest Rooms And Suites

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong announces the completion of the first phase of its exciting transformation, with a set of completely redesigned guest rooms and suites now ready to welcome guests. The announcement heralds a new era of luxury hospitality......

North Carolina Micro Wedding featured on Over the Moon

Madison Wolf / Rebecca Rose Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

Olivia Suriano Photography When we first began planning and designing Meredith and Elliott’s wedding day, a private church ceremony and small dinner party of only 18 guests wasn’t quite what any of us had in mind. But as with most...

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Looking for ways to do your job better — or for the latest trends in the world of work? Here’s a roundup of career-related stories selected by the editors of Convene....

STR: U.S. Hotel Results For Week Ending 1 May

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee - U.S. hotel occupancy remained relatively flat compared with the previous week, according to STR"s latest data through 1 May. 25 April through 1 May 2021: Occupancy: 57.1% Average daily rate (ADR): US$108.80 Revenue per av......

Hilton Reports First Quarter Results

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:14

MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ('Hilton' or the 'Company') (NYSE: HLT) today reported its first quarter 2021 results. The following results reflect the material impact that the novel coronavirus ('COVID-19') pandemic has had on Hilton"......

People on the Move

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where....

A stunning intimate and romantic Colorado Elopement at the Great Sand Dunes

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

Today I am thrilled to share this stunning intimate and romantic Colorado Elopement at the Great Sand Dunes. Images were captured by Sheena Shahangian Photography. Sheena Shahangian is an elopement and adventure photographer based in Fort Collins, Colorado, nestled in...

You’d Better Ask How Much! - The Life Of A Hotel Doctor

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Before hanging up the phone, I tell guests my fee, but this is not universal among hotel doctors. Guests may learn when the doctor hands over the invoice at the end of the visit. It"s often a bombshell. Guests have...

Association Staff Turnover: Surviving the Transition

Coralee A. Dolyniuk / Strauss event & association management / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

For associations, staff turnover happens. Whether it’s a reassignment of duties best suited for the staff’s skill set, a promotion to a new position within the association, or leaving the association for other ventures. Associations need to be ready to...

California Cannabis Tourism Association (CCTA) Evolves To Cannabis Travel Association International

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The California Cannabis Tourism Association (CCTA) founded in 2017 is changing its name– as well as its geographic focus– to the newly branded Cannabis Travel Association International (CTAI). The new web site www.CannabisTravelAssociation.org launc......

NFL Draft Lifted Downtown Cleveland Hotel Performance To 532-Day High

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee — The NFL Draft boosted daily hotel performance to a 532-day high for hotels in the downtown Cleveland area, according to data and analysis from STR. Focusing specifically on 26 hotels in the four zip codes that comprise...

Motto By Hilton Opens In Philadelphia"s Thriving Center City Neighborhood

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

This week, Hilton(NYSE: LDS), in partnership with Cafritz Interests, Parkway Corporation and Modus Hotels, announced the opening of Motto By Hilton Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square, a 252-room hotel located in the heart of Center City Philly. This ur......

MIS: The biggest live MICE event of the year in Europe

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:15

The post MIS: The biggest live MICE event of the year in Europe appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Onboarding Survey Questions to Use With New Hires

Swift Software Company / ExciteM - Medium / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

New team members need company-specific tools, skills, and information to thrive in an organization and become an effective member of the team. The process of delivering this information to them is known as onboarding or “organizational socialization.” While the concept...

Tech Talks

user / Conference News - CN / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Tech Talks Conference News Tech Talks KES International’s Personal Touch Jonathan Flearmoy, Director at KES international talks to Martin Fullard about KES Online’s event technology offering. While specializing in academic events, the company prides itself at...

​Just The Ticket: How To Prevent Unused Tickets From Going To Waste

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:14

Travel managers play a critical role in managing and recovering unused tickets for their company. But never before have they had to manage such a high volume of unused tickets as over the past year. During the course of the...

Venue Management Veteran Karen Totaro Takes the Helm of TCF Center

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Venue Management Veteran Karen Totaro Takes the Helm of TCF Center May 6, 2021 Lisa Plummer Savas Detroit’s TCF Center has landed a new general manager. On April 19, Larry Alexander, board chairman of the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority...

The First “Crypto Hotel” Presented By Hotel Manager Johannes Fritz Groebler

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

In the current pandemic, the situation is very difficult, especially for hotels. A real challenge. Well-known hotels all over the world, in tourist regions and cities, are currently closed. The Crypto Hotel offers a fictional perspective and conveys......

IDeaS a SAS company Presentation - re/ignite your profitability

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:13

IDeaS, a SAS company, is the world"s leading provider of revenue management software and services. With over 30 years of expertise, IDeaS delivers revenue science to more than 15,000 clients in 143 countries. Combining industry knowledge with innova......

Jenna and Rob’s Chic Wedding at the Fermenting Cellar

Brianne Hogan / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

Is there any place more idyllic and chic than a historical wine cellar? After seeing these photos of Jenna and Rob’s wedding, we certainly don’t think so! From the intimate ceremony and cozy reception, their big day was certainly an...

Drive-thrus for Kids: Paramount Plus Takes SpongeBob Fans ‘Under the Sea’

Kait Shea / Event Marketer / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

He lives in a pineapple under the sea, but for three days in February, you could catch beloved cartoon character SpongeBob SquarePants at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA. Ahead of the premiere of “The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the...

Changing events sector opens up new opportunities

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Changing events sector opens up new opportunities appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

How to Promote Your Event Pages with Facebook Ads

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

Elliot Goodwin’s American Outdoor School hosts events in the great outdoors. But before attendees even set foot in the wilderness on one of American Outdoor School’s foraging or plant identifying classes, they have a sense of what the experience will...

How Uncorked Chicago Wine Festival Got Over 5,000 Facebook RSVPs

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

The power of social influence can’t be overstated, and today’s best event marketers know it. Hype, publicity, buzz — whatever you call it, the build-up preceding a concert or a festival definitely drives ticket sales. And, hype, in today’s digital...

Introducing Eventbrite Boost, Your Event Marketing Superpower

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

Reach more people, sell more tickets, build your brand. Events are coming back – now’s the time to stand out. Take your events to the next level with Eventbrite Boost — the all-in-one event marketing platform built to save you...

The Guide to Growing on Instagram

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Do Instagram Stories help you get more Instagram followers? Yep. They also help you build your brand, too. Creators today understand that growing on Instagram is the best way to expand your audience. It’s more important than ever to...

How to Find and Build Target Audiences on Facebook and Instagram

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

Knowing how to find and build audiences on Facebook and Instagram is critical for successful event marketing. Eventbrite Boost makes it easy to target the right people. By getting your event in front of more people, you’ll see more...

New German EventBarometer shows ‘Changeable’ for an industry in transition

Paul Colston / CMW / 06 May 2021 / Rank:16

The German National Tourist Board (GNTB), the European Association of Event Centres (EVVC) and the German Convention Bureau (GCB) have presented the results of their new Meeting & EventBarometer 2020/2021. The 2020 data for the meetings, congress and events market...

NOUN Hotel Breaks Ground In Norman, Oklahoma

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Managing partner Scott Lambert is pleased to announce NOUN Hotel, a premiere four-story boutique hotel, has broken ground and is expected to welcome its first guests in summer 2022. Located in downtown Norman at 542 South University Boulevard on Cam......

Venues throughout Belgium reopen illegally

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Venues throughout Belgium reopen illegally appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Now Open: The Wine School At World Of Wine In Porto

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Porto"s newest cultural destination, World of Wine (WOW), is delighted to announce the opening of The Wine School.Housed in the old Croft Port building and offering a combination of workshops and wine tastings, The Wine School is another great exper......

Certified Wedding Planner, Afton Romrell: My 3 Favorite DIY Trends!

Sarah-Lynn Seguin / Pointers For Planners / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

As a certified wedding planner, keeping up with the latest, hottest trends will be part of your job description. One such trend that’s continued to gain popularity is the Do-It-Yourself (a.k.a. DIY) approach. Perhaps you’ve got a client who’s looking...

Nightly Hotel Audit Reports That Are a Must!

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

As part of the order of running a hotel, most hotel owners conduct nightly audits on their day"s business to ensure that all accounts are reconciled, pending folios generated, revenue collated under various revenue heads, discrepancies in reservatio......

The Great Rebalance Of European Travel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

The pandemic has had a devastating impact on everyone and almost everything across the world, including tourism. This has been particularly hard felt in Europe which accounted for more than half of international tourist arrivals – or over 745 millio......

The Current State Of The Hospitality Industry

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

Where is the Hospitality Industry as of Spring 2021? Current conditions in the state of the hospitality industry include leisure travel, employee challenges and reinvented guest programming.While I do not know how we are going to pay for the governm......

Prague Airport’s Development Quest: Sustainable and Green

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Prague Airport’s Development Quest: Sustainable and Green appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Pandemic practices we want to keep

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

It has been noted that the pandemic accelerated existing trends that had previously advanced at a leisurely pace. Although there"s much about the pandemic we want to leave behind, it"s hard to ignore the innovations and incremental improvements to d......

Dusit International Signs To Manage New Luxury Wellness-Focused Resort In Moganshan, China

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Dusit International, one of Thailand"s leading hotel and property development companies, represented in China by Dusit Fudu Hotels and Resorts, has signed a management agreement with Zhejiang Xinyishang Tourism Development Company Limited to manage ......

Ultima Collection Announces Membership With Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

Ultima Collection, a selection of ultra-luxury European properties including private residences, chalets, villas and a five-star superior hotel, is proud to announce a new partnership with Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world"s largest independent ......

GUEST BLOG: The Importance of Event Engagement Strategy

Rhian Berry / EventMind | Virtual Event Experts / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

This blog was kindly written by Conferize . We actively look for a variety of contributors, if you"d like to contribute to the EventMind site by providing a guest blog, please email Rhian - [email protected] Top 3 Engagement Tips with...

Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair Prepares For Opening In May 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

Strengthening its presence in the GCC, Swiss-Belhotel International will soon welcome yet another stunning hotel in Bahrain - Swiss-Belsuites Admiral Juffair - that is undergoing final finishing touches. Centrally located in the vibrant heart of Juf......

Australia’s accommodation sector associations move closer to merger

Paul Colston / CMW / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

A unified, single voice for the accommodation sector in Australia moved a step closer this week with the proposed merger of the Australian Hotels Association/Tourism Accommodation Australia and the Accommodation Association. Tourism Accommodation Australia chair Martin Ferguson AM and Accommodation...

Australia’s AACB CEO says health events will be pivotal in return of business

Stuart Wood / CMW / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

The CEO of the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux has said that health events will play a key role in the recovery of Australia’s business events industry. Andrew Hiebl (pictured left) presented insights from AACB’s ‘Forward Calendar of Business Events’...

Hospitality Net Successfully Hosts World Panel Live Event With Oracle Hospitality and Nor1

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

HospitalityNet™, Oracle Hospitality, and Nor1 presented an insightfull event to the global hospitality industry last week. The event focused on the acquisition of Nor1 by Oracle Hospitality and how this new powerhouse alliance would beneficially imp......

Safety guidelines for planning an event in Sydney, Australia during the COVID-19 period

Elizabeth Krivenja / Tagvenue.com Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:4

We know it can be difficult to keep up with all the COVID-19 related regulations, … Safety guidelines for planning an event in Sydney, Australia during the COVID-19 period Read More »...

Safety guidelines for planning an event in Perth, Australia during the COVID-19 period

Elizabeth Krivenja / Tagvenue.com Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:4

We know it can be difficult to keep up with all the COVID-19 related regulations, … Safety guidelines for planning an event in Perth, Australia during the COVID-19 period Read More »...

Safety guidelines for planning an event in Ireland during the COVID-19 period

Elizabeth Krivenja / Tagvenue.com Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:4

We know it can be difficult to keep up with all the COVID-19 related regulations, … Safety guidelines for planning an event in Ireland during the COVID-19 period Read More »...

3 Ways to Nurture Authentic Vendor Relationships in the Wedding Industry

WPIC / wpic.ca / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

The wedding industry is full of so many wonderful, talented creatives, from visionary planners and skillful florists, to makeup magicians and stationery smiths. Each one of us has a unique role to play in making beautiful wedding dreams to life....

Eventmachine and apaleo partner to provide best-in-class event sales automation

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

The post Eventmachine and apaleo partner to provide best-in-class event sales automation appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

WTTC And Harvard T.H. Chan School Of Public Health Release Two Innovative Case Studies On The Importance Of Sustainability Leadership In Travel & Tourism

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), which represents the global Travel & Tourism private sector, and faculty and scientists of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, today release two vital case studies on Sustainability L......

Curious Associations are Better thank Incurious Organizations

Amanda Kaiser / Smooth The Path / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

Companies are relying more on tricks to gain our time and attention. What do associations do? The post Curious Associations are Better thank Incurious Organizations appeared first on Smooth The Path ....

Safety guidelines for planning an event in the UK during the COVID-19 period

Elizabeth Krivenja / Tagvenue.com Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:4

We know it can be difficult to keep up with all the COVID-19 related regulations, … Safety guidelines for planning an event in the UK during the COVID-19 period Read More »...

Destination Focus 2021: Sarawak

Conference & Meetings World / CMW / 06 May 2021 / Rank:13

“If an opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door – and that’s what we’ve done. It’s time to move forward together and collaborate; it’s the key to growth and accelerated recovery.” – Amelia Roziman, Acting CEO, BESarawak. Amid the lingering pandemic,...

Tourism After Lockdown: Shifting Preferences By Accommodation Types

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Research late last year indicated that travelers" accommodation preferences had been drastically impacted by the pandemic. However, there is now greater optimism for the eagerly awaited exit from the pandemic as vaccinations continue to expand and m......

Swapcard Chosen to Power IAEE"s New 365 MarketHub

Mia Masson / Swapcard English / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

InterContinental Parramatta To Become Greater Western Sydney"s Home Of Luxury Travel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The world"s largest luxury hotel brand, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, is set to arrive in Greater Western Sydney with the opening of InterContinental Parramatta, in partnership with owner Holdmark Property Group. Scheduled to open in 2025, the ......

BCD M&E extends portfolio with launch of The Collective

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Global meetings and events agency BCD M&E has released details of its new in-house brand experience service, The Collective. BCD Meetings & Events (BCD M&E) has launched The Collective to offer clients an end-to-end brand experience service that goes ‘beyond...

Safety guidelines for planning an event in Singapore during the COVID-19 period

Elizabeth Krivenja / Tagvenue.com Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:4

We know it can be difficult to keep up with all the COVID-19 related regulations, … Safety guidelines for planning an event in Singapore during the COVID-19 period Read More »...

Pro-Invest Group And IHG Launch Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants In Australia With 2021 Sydney Debut

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

After years of anticipation, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants will arrive in Australia in 2021, with IHG Hotels & Resorts and Pro-invest Group planning to convert and reposition Sydney"s Primus Hotel as Kimpton Sydney. As the industry pioneer that first......

12 Ways to Make Your Onsite Events Safer Following COVID-19

[email protected] (Damarley Robinson) / Aventri Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

With the world slowly but surely beginning to open back up, in-person gatherings require extensive measures to continue ensuring the public’s safety. Event professionals around the world are planning with some necessary precautions to ensure in-person events prioritize the health...

BCD M&E takes new Collective approach to focusing on brand experiences

Paul Colston / CMW / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

Global agency BCD Meetings & Events (BCD M&E) has launched The Collective, a new service model with a strong focus on the importance of the experience. “We have been strategic in our investment over the past three years to strengthen...

Wyboston Lakes Resort receives enquiries following activity centre re-opening

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Wyboston Lakes Resort receives enquiries following activity centre re-opening Olivia Powell Thu, 05/06/2021 - 09:54...

Covid ushers in new event formats in Spain to ensure security

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

In Spain, Covid-era events depend on small gatherings, with tens or hundreds of attendees but rarely thousands. Exclusive, intimate experiences with a made-to-measure content were already in use a year ago to reach a more demanding and harder to surprise...

Higher Logic chooses Vanilla in pursuit of market domination

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Higher Logic, the member and customer engagement platform used by thousands of associations, has snapped up Vanilla, a Canadian cloud-based community software company. The acquisition brings together two well-established platforms in the association and corporate markets, which will now ‘serve...

‘When the moment comes, the recovery will be quick,’ Rob Davidson, Mice Knowledge

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Three quarters of convention bureaux have suffered financial cuts over the last 12 months, according to a new report – The Impacts of the Coronavirus on Convention Bureaux in Europe. What does this mean for the meetings industry in general...

Supercommuters As A Revenue Source For Urban Properties

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

We"ve all witnessed the real estate market undergo a profound shift away from urban centers to the booming, and often cheaper, suburban and exurban abodes where the prospects of more space per square foot (and less perceived contact with other...

The Role Of Hotels As Cities Evolve, Presented By Borivoj Vokrinek

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Hotels in the Post COVID City - Which office and retail trends impacting cities, how hotels need to evolve to remain relevant?......

Could Clubhouse Signal a New Wave of Audio-Only Features for Events?

Victoria Copans / Event Manager Blog / 06 May 2021 / Rank:9

Audio-only features have been popping up all over the place in recent months — most notably on popular new social app Clubhouse. What’s the appeal for events, and are they here to stay? The pandemic forced video conferencing and virtual...

Who"s News in Special Events for May 6, 2021

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

Special events business news

French government announces the restart of events

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post French government announces the restart of events appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

EventsCase Launches All-new Knowledge Base

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post EventsCase Launches All-new Knowledge Base appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Kraków announces KRAKÓW NETWORK Protocol for the meetings industry

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

The post Kraków announces KRAKÓW NETWORK Protocol for the meetings industry appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Saudi Food Expo 2022

Exhibition Globe / Exhibition Globe / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

Exhibitions have established a grand foothold over the years. So is the case in Saudi food Expo. In the event The post Saudi Food Expo 2022 appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

‘Cautious optimism’ as Brisbane secures major international conference for 2025

cim / CIM Business Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

Brisbane has secured the Asia Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics (APCOM) in 2025. Some of the world’s top brains in engineering, science and mathematics are set to put Brisbane on the agenda for The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)...

NT Government’s tourism ‘comeback plan’ includes support for business events and festivals

cim / CIM Business Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

The Northern Territory Labor Government has unveiled its Territory Tourism Comeback Plan which includes extra funds to support both business events and festivals. The plan unveiled in the 2021/22 budget this week includes $1 million for the Business Events Support...

Cairns Convention Centre to welcome back conferences from next week

cim / CIM Business Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

The newly refurbished Cairns Convention Centre will reopen its doors next week with its first conference set for May 12. The 14th Australian Banana Industry Conference will signal the return of conferences to the venue next week, followed by the...

Major interstate conference signals return of confidence in Adelaide

cim / CIM Business Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:13

Adelaide has this week welcomed 2,500 business delegates, mainly from interstate, for the Australian Water Association’s Ozwater’21 annual national business event. The event is the first major national business event to be held in Australia since early 2020, and comes...

Health sector key to business events recovery

cim / CIM Business Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:11

The health sector will play a key role in the recovery of Australia’s business events industry, according to Association of Australian Convention Bureaux CEO Andrew Hiebl. Key insights from the AACB’s Forward Calendar of Business Events report highlight that ‘Health...

IHG to bring InterContinental brand to Parramatta

cim / CIM Business Events / 06 May 2021 / Rank:10

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts is set to arrive in Greater Western Sydney with the opening of InterContinental Parramatta in 2025. The new-build InterContinental Parramatta will be part of a mixed-use development that also includes offices and a ground floor retail...

Exhibitions Generate $551 Billion in Business Sales Each Year

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 06 May 2021 / Rank:8

Paris, France – Exhibitions, commonly referred to as trade shows or fairs, have a simple purpose – bringing industries together to build community and......

Fern Joins Flex Talent Pool Program

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 06 May 2021 / Rank:12

Cincinnati, OH – Fern is pleased to announce that they have joined the Flex Talent Pool program launched by GES. The program offers flexible, temporar......

Mindfulness Cycles

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

Feeling numb? It’s a new perspective on my mindfulness cycles. It started to manifest just less than a week ago. I missed a zoom lecture that I intended to attend out of respect and interest for a... [[ This is...

April Group Data Shows U.S. Meetings and Events Volume Increased 58.5 Percent over March 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Knowland, the leader in AI-powered data for hotels, convention and visitor bureaus, conference centers and other meeting venues, today released its monthly meetings and events data for April. The numbers reveal that April U.S. group meetings volume ......

Hotel Tech Report Launches the 2021 HotelTechIndex™ Market Leaders Report to Help Hotels Identify Top Technology Solutions in the Recovery

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Hotel Tech Report released the 2021 HotelTechIndex™: Hotel Software Market Leaders Report, the most comprehensive view of technology solutions aiding hotel businesses in the industry recovery. Despite the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemi......

Could Your Meeting Get Lost in Translation?

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Here’s how to make sure your language-interpretation services keep up with the global audiences tuning into your events....

CDC Will Allow Cruise Travel to Resume This Summer

Thérèse Harvey / Smart Meetings / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

Passengers are ready to get back on board with cruising. To that end, CDC released a letter promising a resumption of cruise travel by mid-summer. The post CDC Will Allow Cruise Travel to Resume This Summer appeared...

Cathy Stonehouse Reviews Short Fiction from Jean Marc Ah-Sen and Katherine Fawcett for EVENT 49/3

Event Mags / EVENT / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

Cathy Stonehouse Reviews: Katherine Fawcett, The Swan Suit, Douglas & McIntyre, 2020 Jean Marc Ah-Sen, In the Beggarly Style of Imitation, Nightwood Editions, 2020 Like everyone else, my sense of time, like my sense of cause and effect, has gone...

Finding Online Networking Solutions — and Is It Even Worth It?

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 05 May 2021 / Rank:14

Respondents to the most recent COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard shared how they are connecting virtual and in-person attendees and working toward safe in-person networking....

12 Cool Fashion Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Planning a fashion photoshoot is difficult. Finding photographers, models, editors, and especially venues is time-consuming and costly. Luckily, Vancouver is home to a collective of creatives who curate impressive studios and apartments to fit all your fashion photoshoot dreams. This...

7 Tips for Driving Attendee Engagement at Virtual Events

Guest Author / Smart Meetings / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

92 percent of companies planning to host a digital event at some point in the year. Here are seven tips to drive more virtual event engagement. The post 7 Tips for Driving Attendee Engagement at Virtual Events appeared first on...

Next-Level Screening: Attendees Watch Freeform’s ‘Cruel Summer’ Premiere From Their Hotel Balconies

Beth Kormanik / Event Marketer / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

A 70-foot screen and ’90s nostalgia transport guests at the socially distant viewing event The hottest event space is no longer the ballroom, it’s the balcony. For Freeform’s “Cruel Summer” premiere event on April 15, the network booked 80 hotel...

Tips for Preparing Virtual Event Speakers

[email protected] (Rachel Rappaport) / Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

Setting up your speakers for success will further your partnership and ensure you host a high-value virtual event. Here are our tips for preparing them....

7 of the Best Underwater Hotels in the World

Social Tables / Social Tables / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

If you’re intrigued by unique locations or have an affinity for ocean life, this list of the world’s best underwater hotels is for you. Underwater hotels offer unforgettable experiences and once-in-a-lifetime views. Whether you’re sightseeing under the crystal clear waves...

12 Studio Photoshoot Ideas in Los Angeles

Peerspace / Peerspace / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Los Angeles is full of distinct places – from Venice Beach to Santa Monica, not to mention Beverly Hills; there are tons of locations worth visiting. And what about Hollywood, the home of the film industry? All these places really...

Manage Crowds and Keep Events Organized with Online Appointment Scheduling

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

Depending on your event type, you might find yourself needing to limit entry, stagger attendee arrivals, or schedule timed entry. Setting up appointments and timed entry helps control traffic flow at an event and streamline entry, which can reduce attendees’...

Manage Crowds and Keep Events Organised with Online Appointment Scheduling

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Depending on your event type, you might find yourself needing to limit entry, stagger attendee arrivals, or schedule timed entry. Setting up appointments and timed entry helps control traffic flow at an event and streamline entry, which can reduce attendees’...

Manage Crowds and Keep Events Organized with Online Appointment Scheduling

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Depending on your event type, you might find yourself needing to limit entry, stagger attendee arrivals, or schedule timed entry. Setting up appointments and timed entry helps control traffic flow at an event and streamline entry, which can reduce attendees’...

People Make the Space even Greater in Greater Ontario

Guest Author / Smart Meetings / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Memphis — home of the blues, soul and rock ‘n’ roll — has long been legendary among leisure travelers. But the $200M modernization of the city’s Renasant Convention Center creates a state-of-the-art facility in a boutique, affordable destination. Meeting and...

LeZotte Crosses the Potomac for New Role at AMC Institute

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

A senior director on ASAE’s meeting team takes a VP post at AMCI....

Expedia And Joe Jonas Team Up To Extend A Helping Hand To Travelers

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:19

As Americans look to brighter days ahead, today, Expedia® launches its Travel Companions Report in collaboration with singer, songwriter and actor, Joe Jonas. The report uncovers 80% of American adults feel stressed at the thought of booking interna......

Gamification

EN / Exhibition News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Simon Clayton, chief ideas officer at RefTech, on why the gamification of exhibition stands may not encourage useful interaction. Gamification has become… The post Gamification appeared first on EN ....

The Unexpected Stands Out – Especially If It’s Bad

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

In the customer service world, people have expectations. They want to be treated with dignity and respect. They expect that if they buy something, it will work and do what it is supposed to. If it doesn"t, they expect the...

JLLive and beMatrix collaborate to create stronger offering in the event world

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

The post JLLive and beMatrix collaborate to create stronger offering in the event world appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

A Melbourne Stay That"s Quintessentially You

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Earlier this year TFE Hotels unveiled Australia"s inaugural Quincy-branded property, bringing the exotic colour and zing of Southeast Asia to Melbourne"s most iconic and "original" laneway, Flinders Lane. Rolling out a vibrant, red carpet welcome to......

EventsCase launches new ‘knowledge base’ support service

Stuart Wood / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Event technology company EventsCase has released a new ‘knowledge base’ for eventprofs. The new service provides advice for event organisers, and is part of the platform’s support services. It is searchable and full of articles written by EventsCase experts: mainly...

A beautiful Lothian Micro Wedding at Kirknewton Stables with pretty rustic detail

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Today I am thrilled to share this beautiful Lothian Micro Wedding at Kirknewton Stables with pretty rustic detail. Images were captured by Stevie Weir Photography. Stevie Weir is a wedding photographer based in Glasgow, who has been photographing weddings in...

Delta and BCD Travel sign industry-first sustainable fuel agreement

Stuart Wood / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:14

Delta Air Lines and BCD Travel USA LLC have signed the first ever sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) agreement for a travel management company. The agreement helps address emissions from BCD employee travel and, as one of the largest travel management...

Computer modelling congress to meet in Brisbane

Stuart Wood / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Brisbane will be the host of the Asia Pacific Congress on Computational Machines (APCOM) in 2025. The event will be held at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC). The team at BCEC collaborated with the Queensland University of Technology...

How SEO Is A Top New Lead Generator for Trade Shows

Briquelle Neyens / Skyline E-Tips Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

If you have not yet noticed, leads are becoming harder to obtain with the ever-growing amount of competition in each industry and the amount of marketing avenues companies now have at their fingertips to try and reach their prospects. Here...

Impact On Workers’ Compensation In Hospitality Due To Covid-19

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Hospitality businesses need to understand how claims under Covid-19 will impact their business and their peer group. Any claims paid out will be recovered by the insurance companies paying the claims at some point by charging the specific business a......

Australia’s ‘Get Local’ expo to help reboot the industry on July

Stuart Wood / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:13

The Business Events Council of Australia has announced it is partnering with Get Local, an upcoming MICE industry tradeshow in ICC Sydney. Get Local is taking place from 29-30 July, and its aim is to “reconnect, reengage and reboot the...

Hebrew Language Course 101 for Filipinos

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

Hebrew Language Course 101. If you are interested here are the basics. This free learning event is a project of the Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Isreal Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (ICCP)....

New Rules for Marketing In-Person Events

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 05 May 2021 / Rank:15

As face-to-face events start up again, the ways we used to market them no longer work. Here are the new rules....

Get Into MoRe Presentation - The N°1 Business Intelligence tool for Meetings, Events and Group Business

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:17

Get Into MoRe is an award winning solution for modern day function space management. The tool is utilised by sales teams to spot opportunities in an ever-changing landscape and revenue management professionals to optimize this important and highly p......

Berlin Congress Fund set to restart Berlin’s event industry

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

The post Berlin Congress Fund set to restart Berlin’s event industry appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

G20 Ministers Welcome UNWTO Recommendations For Tourism’s ‘Green Transformation’

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:15

Upon assuming Presidency of the G20, Italy has drawn on UNWTO data to highlight the impact the pandemic has had on tourist numbers globally and how this translates into lost jobs and revenues, as well as lost opportunities for social...

29th Annual European H.O.G.® Rally in Portorož Cancelled

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

The post 29th Annual European H.O.G.® Rally in Portorož Cancelled appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

BCD Meetings & Events launches The Collective

Louisa Daley / Conference News - CN / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

BCD Meetings & Events launches The Collective Louisa Daley Wed, 05/05/2021 - 14:59...

Meliá opens its first hotel in Benelux : The Innside Amsterdam

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:14

Spain"s leading hotel group, Meliá Hotels International, is entering the Benelux market with the opening of an hotel in the Netherlands. The world"s 20th largest hotel group is expanding into the Netherlands through its Innside brand. The Innside Am......

Developing a People-First Approach to Mergers and Acquisitions

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:23

For many, change is a terrifying concept – especially when it comes to business. But what we so often forget is that, although uncomfortable, change is the inevitable catalyst to transformation and innovation. Sometimes, the most disruptive moments ......

Aemilia Hotel Deploys BeyondTV GuestCast to Cater to Latest Demands in Contactless Guestroom Entertainment

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

MILAN — May 5, 2021 — BeyondTV (BTV), a full-service provider of guestroom entertainment services and solutions for the hospitality industry, has announced the successful implementation of its BeyondTV GuestCast streaming solution at the Aemilia Hot......

ProfitSword Demonstrates the Cost Savings of Business Intelligence For Hotels With Newly Published White Paper

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

ORLANDO, Fla. – (May 5, 2021) – ProfitSword, a premier developer of business intelligence and data integration software, has announced the publishing of a white paper focusing on how hoteliers can save themselves from thousands of dollars in operati......

New Technologies to Help Keep Events Safe

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

New Technologies to Help Keep Events Safe May 5, 2021 CEN News With the COVID-19 pandemic hanging over the event industry’s head for more than a year now, creating safe in-person meetings and conferences has become a laser point-of-focus for...

The Future Of Golf Has Arrived With The Groundbreaking Of Omni PGA Frisco Resort

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Omni Hotels & Resorts announced the start of construction on the highly anticipated Omni PGA Frisco Resort featuring 501 guest rooms and seven four-bedroom golf villas. Set to open in Spring 2023, this extraordinary resort development in partnership......

Concerts Revisited: Planning Live Music Events in 2021 and Beyond

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

With lockdown restrictions starting to ease and in-person events on the horizon once again, it can be helpful to look back in order to look forward. Event creators have learnt so much since the start of the pandemic and this...

Travel Outlook Selected As Preferred Call Center Partner For Curator Hotel & Resort Collection

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:14

SANTA FE, New Mexico - Travel Outlook Premium Hotel Call Center announced today that it has been selected as the preferred provider of reservation and guest service calls for Curator Hotel & Resort Collection"s ('Curator') growing roster of member h......

Higher Logic Acquires Vanilla

KiKi L"Italien / Association Chat / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

Higher Logic Acquires Vanilla to Expand Its Engagement Solutions for Customers...

How artificial intelligence makes hotel upselling smart – and effective

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

One of the best ways for hoteliers to engage guests is to offer them products and services that they"ll covet – and willingly pay for. That"s why upsells are vitally important, especially now as operators try to recover lost revenue....

How American Outdoor School Promotes 500+ Events Annually with Boost

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

Your event marketing toolkit is different from your wilderness first aid kit, yet American Outdoor School Founder Eliot Goodwin knows both are important. Since 2019, American Outdoor School has been offering knowledge-based nature programming in the great outdoors. This means...

What Lincoln Park Zoo Learned About Live Stream Best Practices

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Orcas prey on moose. Yes, they’re apex predators — animals at the top of the food chain — but it’s still unnerving to consider a six-ton aquatic mammal going after an overgrown deer. In spring 2020, the global pandemic played...

WTTC Requests Clear Rules And A Consistent Protocol For Mobility At The G20 Tourism Ministerial Meeting Hosted By Italy

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Gloria Guevara, President & CEO of World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) gave an opening keynote speech at the G20 Tourism Ministers Meeting, as Ministers gathered to discuss the G20 Rome Guidelines for the Future of Tourism. WTTC shared that...

Q&A: What’s the Hybrid Cities Alliance all about?

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

The launch of the Hybrid Cities Alliance has sets tongues wagging across the meetings industry and piqued the interest of association meeting planners. AMI Editor threw some questions at the heads of the group’s founding members – Glenn Duncan,...

The Memphian, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Opens In Midtown Memphis" Overton Square

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:14

Developed by LPI Memphis in conjunction with MMI Hotel Group and LRC2 Properties, The Memphian, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, a boutique hotel located in Midtown Memphis" Overton Square, is set to bring a colorful new hospitality experience to Midtown ......

The Plaza, A New York City Icon, Reopens On May 20th

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

New York City"s reawakening will be a reality later this month when the landmark property at Fifth Avenue and Central Park South opens its doors to guests after more than a year of preparation. As spring sweeps through the Park,...

Region I Tourism Update April 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Region I Tourism Update April 2021 is under the Luzon Tourism Congress of the Philippines Consultative Meeting....

With Remarkable Pent-Up Travel Demand, Tourists Are Jet Setting To Mexico

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Mexico is featuring robust market dynamics that suggest strong hospitality and lodging industry recovery amid the pandemic. In JLL"s Hotels & Hospitality Group"s latest Travel and Tourism Update, there are several factors that put Mexico on the map ......

FAU Poll Tells Disturbing Tale Of Hospitality And Tourism Employment In Wake Of COVID-19

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:13

The world"s battered hospitality and tourism industry has a long way to go to rebound from the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a survey of workers conducted by Florida Atlantic University. Roughly 70 percent of the more...

PACE Financing Lawyer: New York opening PACE – a big opportunity!

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

New York City Releases PACE Program Guidelines: A Big Step Toward Opening a Big Market for PACE Financing The NYC PACE Financing Program has finally released its program guidelines! Prospective qualified PACE lenders are now carefully reviewing the ......

Seoul’s Transformation Development

Conference & Meetings World / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Bringing destination marketing into an online environment is one of the goals the Seoul Convention Bureau (SCB) had in mind when creating a digital resource for event organizers. SCB has digitally transformed the charm of Seoul, a global MICE destination,...

Widening accessibility with virtual networking events

Conference & Meetings World / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

By Paul Scholey, Senior VP International and GM, BlueJeans by Verizon As restrictions ease over the summer, I’m certainly eager to get back into live events and networking. This past year, however, many events managers learned a valuable lesson: for...

Widening accessibility with virtual networking events

user / Conference News - CN / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Widening accessibility with virtual networking events Conference News Wed, 05/05/2021 - 12:09...

EEAA CALLS FOR MORE FUNDS AND THE URGENT EXTENSION OF THE BUSINESS EVENTS GRANTS PROGRAM

Guest / UFI Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EE [...] The post EEAA CALLS FOR MORE FUNDS AND THE URGENT EXTENSION OF THE BUSINESS EVENTS GRANTS PROGRAM appeared first on UFI Blog ....

What can meeting planners learn from WRC (World Rally Championship)?

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:13

The post What can meeting planners learn from WRC (World Rally Championship)? appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

World leading computer modelling experts to meet in Brisbane

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

The post World leading computer modelling experts to meet in Brisbane appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

70-Room Red Roof Inn - Lake Jackson In Texas Is Now Open

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

Red Roof®, the leader in economy lodging, announced the opening of the 70-room Red Roof Inn - Lake Jackson, bringing the total number of Red Roof properties in the state of Texas to seventy. The 70-room Red Roof Inn Lake...

How Informa Is Hosting 30,000-Strong In-Person Events With Hayley Haggarty

Mia Masson / Swapcard English / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

How do you keep 30,000 people safe at an in-person event post-COVID?...

62-Room Hometowne Studios By Red Roof In Texas Is Now Open

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Red Roof®, the leader in economy lodging, announced the opening of the 62-room HomeTowne Studios by Red Roof - Lake Jackson, bringing the total number of Red Roof properties in the state of Texas to seventy. The 62-room HomeTowne Studios...

New Postillion Hotel & Convention Center Coming to Eindhoven, Netherlands in 2025

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:15

Dutch hotel and conference chain Postillion Hotels, developer Lingotto and initiator The Mountains Corporation are working together on the realization of a Hotel & Convention Center in The Dutch Mountains, which will open in Eindhoven at the end of ......

3 Arguments Why Monitoring Your Hotel"s Indoor Air Quality Is Crucial

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

A happy guest is an objective for all hoteliers and much hard work is employed towards creating a unique guest experience. As a 'home away from home,' hotels are expected to guarantee a pleasant and safe environment for guests and...

Go-ahead for Auto Show in July heralds return of major conventions in Chicago

Paul Colston / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Chicago mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and Illinois state governor J.B. Pritzker joined elected officials, tourism backers and labour leaders, 4 May, in announcing the return of the annual Chicago Auto Show. The event – the nation’s largest and longest-running auto...

International Confex reveals Keynote highlights

Louisa Daley / Exhibition News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

International Confex has revealed some Keynote highlights, including what topics and who to expect from its upcoming sessions. The event is due… The post International Confex reveals Keynote highlights appeared first on EN ....

International Confex reveals Keynote highlights

Louisa Daley / Conference News - CN / 05 May 2021 / Rank:14

International Confex reveals Keynote highlights Louisa Daley Wed, 05/05/2021 - 10:57...

Hotel Revenue Reaches 50% Of 2019 Level

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

BROOMFIELD, Colorado — Total revenue for U.S. hotels reached 50% of the comparable 2019 level, according to STR"s March 2021 monthly P&L data release. GOPPAR, TRevPAR and EBITDA PAR came in higher than any month since February 2020. GOPPAR: US$26.79......

JW Marriott Monterrey Valle Makes Its Debut In The Heart Of Mexico"s “City Of The Mountains”

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

JW Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy"s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, today announces the opening of JW Marriott Monterrey Valle, the brand"s newest luxury property and fifth in Mexico. Acquired by Fibra Inn and operated by Grupo Hotelero Pri......

UNWTO, IE University, Sommet Education partner to accelerate Online Education

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

The World Tourism Organization, in keeping with its firm commitment to democratizing online education; IE University, with more than 20 years" experience in online training, and Sommet Education, global leader in higher education in hotel management......

PM Hotel Group Drives Record RevPAR Index Growth

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Joe Del Guidice has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Hotel Operations. In this newly expanded role, he will be responsible for providing strategic direction and optimizing results across all of PM Hotel Group"s hotels, including the growing l......

How Informa Is Hosting 30,000-Strong In-Person Events With Hayley Haggarty

Mia Masson / Swapcard English / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

How do you keep 30,000 people safe at an in-person event post-COVID?...

New Research Shows New Net Zero Model Brings Benefits For Hotel Sector

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

A new paper co-authored by international property consultancy Gleeds, global engineering and design consultancy Arup, global hospitality company IHG Hotels & Resorts, and energy management and automation specialist Schneider Electric has revealed ho......

Purist, Pivoter, or Producer?

Guest Author / Conference News - CN / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Purist, Pivoter, or Producer? Guest Author Wed, 05/05/2021 - 09:50...

An Homage To The Steel City"s Modern Spirit Of Ingenuity, The Industrialist, Autograph Collection Opens In Pittsburgh

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

The Industrialist Hotel, Autograph Collection, opens today in Pittsburgh"s Central Business District, serving as a key development in the renaissance of the city"s historic downtown. The highly anticipated 124-room hotel, owned by HRI Properties, LL......

Hyatt Reports First-Quarter 2021 Results

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

CHICAGO - Hyatt Hotels Corporation ('Hyatt' or the 'Company') (NYSE: H) today reported first-quarter 2021 financial results. Net loss attributable to Hyatt was $304 million, or $2.99 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2021, compared to net l......

Liz Taylor talks return of events with Manchester Central CEO

Louisa Daley / Conference News - CN / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Liz Taylor talks return of events with Manchester Central CEO Louisa Daley Wed, 05/05/2021 - 09:37...

Associations offered up to €60,000 to meet in Vienna

Holly Patrick / Association Meetings International / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

One of the world’s leading conference destinations has unveiled a major new subvention package as it seeks to undo the damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The Vienna Meeting Fund aims to get the business meetings and events sector thriving...

Driving forwards with data

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Driving forwards with data Martin Fullard Wed, 05/05/2021 - 09:20...

New Zealand – the first mover

Stuart Wood / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:13

New Zealand, which took quick steps to close its international borders and rigorously track and trace any Covid cases, has been held up as a shining example of how to deal with the pandemic. The approach has resulted in just...

Virtual map of the Seoul

Stuart Wood / CMW / 05 May 2021 / Rank:16

Ramy Salameh talks to Mr Jaesung Rhee, CEO of the Seoul Tourism Organisation. The post Virtual map of the Seoul appeared first on CMW ....

Advertising Virtual Brands Presents Equivalent Opportunity and Pitfalls for Certain Networks

Exhibition Globe / Exhibition Globe / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

Long before the Covid-19 pandemic even started, restaurant networks took food services online. They already planned to go virtual in The post Advertising Virtual Brands Presents Equivalent Opportunity and Pitfalls for Certain Networks appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

How to Avoid Zoom Fatigue With Your Events: All Your Questions Answered

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

After a full year of online meetings and virtual events, it’s only natural that some of us are experiencing “Zoom fatigue.” Events that use online meeting platforms can be difficult due to unstable internet connections and the requirement to learn...

Our Town Hospitality Partners With IDeaS For Greater Profitability, Efficiency And Agility

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:14

IDeaS, a SAS company, the world"s leading provider of hotel revenue management software and services, announced today its new partnership with Our Town Hospitality, beginning with the implementation of IDeaS G3 Revenue Management System (RMS) at two......

How Coronavirus Changed The Hospitality Industry

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Just over one year ago, travel plunged from vibrant to zero in about one day. Unemployment occurred almost immediately thereafter and was eventually followed by the CARES Act that provided desperately needed funds to help get through the rough patch......

What is next for hotel online bookings?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

After more than one year of global pandemic, we are yet to grasp all the different ways in which the virus has changed our lives. Indeed, the impact of an event of such magnitude can only be measured in hindsight,...

How to Make Money on Virtual Events Without Charging Ticket Fees

Miguel Neves / Event Manager Blog / 05 May 2021 / Rank:9

EventMB’s January 2021 State of the Event Industry survey revealed two areas for improvement at virtual events: engagement and monetization. But there is no better way to deter online engagement than to charge for it. How can these goals be...

Music bingo with wildfire – The experience agency (may 2021)

eventprofsliveforcorporates / Eventprofslive / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

On a gloomy Tuesday in May after the first bank holiday weekend in the UK where we had some restrictions lifted which meant sore heads still from the weekend we were all in need of a pick up and Nathan...

Handbags and glad rags at the ready for FF15 charity auction

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Not for profit mentoring scheme Fast Forward 15 is hosting a Fashion Forward 15 virtual charity auction to raise funds for disabled children’s charity, Newlife. As well as bidding on top brands for reduced prices, attendees will also hear from...

Call for case studies and contributors in new BVEP report

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

The call has gone out for eventprofs to share case studies that demonstrate how event businesses have pivoted during the pandemic for a new report. The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) is set to launch its upcoming ‘The Shape...

Eyeson Single Stream Technology for low CO2 Video Meetings

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

The post Eyeson Single Stream Technology for low CO2 Video Meetings appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The new Kempinski Palace Engelberg opens on 25 June 2021

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post The new Kempinski Palace Engelberg opens on 25 June 2021 appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

ICC Sydney Announces New Executive Chef

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post ICC Sydney Announces New Executive Chef appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

SiteMinder Introduces trivago, Payments Processing Into Platform To Secure Revenue For Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

SiteMinder, the world"s largest open hotel commerce platform, is growing its metasearch and hotel payments programs to give hotels more choice to manage and protect their revenue in unpredictable travel markets. SiteMinder is adding trivago, the wor......

IHG to bring Kimpton brand to Sydney in October

cim / CIM Business Events / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Australia will welcome IHG’s boutique luxury brand Kimpton later this year following the conversion and repositioning Sydney’s Primus Hotel. Kimpton Sydney will open this October with 172 design led rooms and suites, a rooftop swimming pool, conference and event spaces...

‘Vital part of our recovery’ BECA gets behind Get Local to reignite business events

cim / CIM Business Events / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

The Business Events Council of Australia (BECA) ​will have a strong presence at the Get Local expo supporting the industry on its road to recovery. “Get Local is a great example of the initiative needed to get the business events...

Vale Michelle Papas

cim / CIM Business Events / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

Business events industry stalwart Michelle Papas has died following a coronary episode over the weekend. Papas was most recently Event Director of luxury travel trade show Luxperience, in addition to heading her own business The Experience Quotient. She began her...

EEAA calls for urgent extension of the business events grants program

cim / CIM Business Events / 05 May 2021 / Rank:13

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) has called for the Federal Government to extend the money available under the Business Events Grants Program to the industry immediately. As an active member of the Business Events Council of Australia...

Plan to transform Cockatoo Island into arts and culture precinct

cim / CIM Business Events / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

The Harbour Trust has unveiled a “bold and ambitious” plan to transform Sydney’s Cockatoo Island into an arts and culture precinct. Currently open for open for public comment, the draft plan includes art, retail, dining and educational spaces with a...

Flight Centre flags $500m hole in full year results

cim / CIM Business Events / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Flight Centre has temporarily suspended its dividends as it flagged a larger than expected underlying loss of around $500 million in its full year results. “Nothing is certain in this market except… we will not be paying a dividend in...

Insurance Fraud Detection Using Machine Learning: What You Should Know

Letitia Lim / ManagementEvents / 05 May 2021 / Rank:8

In 2019, fraudulent insurance claims costed insurance companies in the United Kingdom £1.2 billion alone. Today, we see a rise in insurance fraud particularly in the property, automotive and healthcare sectors. With Accenture naming insurance as the industry most susceptible...

New cavlo Tradeshow Debuts with Touch-Free Registration Process

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

Las Vegas, NV – cavlo, a trades-only event for members of the professional audio, video and lighting community, will host its inaugural event next Th......

Brand Experience Innovator ASTOUND Group Launches ASTOUND Sports and Venues

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

PORTLAND, Ore. - ASTOUND Group announced the formation of ASTOUND Sports and Venues, a dedicated business delivering world-class experiences to today"s ......

National Hardware Show Gears Up for 75th Edition with Digital Component, Reimagined Experience

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 05 May 2021 / Rank:10

NORWALK, CT. – The National Hardware Show® (NHS) will return to the Las Vegas Convention Center October 21-23, 2021 for its 75th edition. Not only wil......

The Innofac Show Joins Hands with Leading Organizations and Thought Leaders

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 05 May 2021 / Rank:11

The Innofac Show is delighted to join hands with Exhibitor Media Group, Planting to Processing Magazine, No Vacancy News, Today"s Hotelier, AAHOA, CAB......

Global DMC Partners Releases Results of Q1 Meetings and Events Survey

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 05 May 2021 / Rank:13

Washington, D.C. – Global DMC Partners (GDP), the world"s premier centralized resource for virtual, hybrid and in-person events, recently shared the f......

JLLive and beMatrix Collaborate to Create Stronger Offering in the Events, Exhibition and TV World

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 05 May 2021 / Rank:12

Oxford, UK – JLLive and beMatrix are delighted to announce a collaboration between the two industry leaders designed to enhance the offering of both c......

5 Lessons Learned Returning to In-Person Events

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 04 May 2021 / Rank:18

One member of the PCMA Catalyst community shared his experience from the first in-person event he has attended since the pandemic began, saying it was not "like riding a bike."...

Smart Moves in San Antonio, Louisville and More

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

The latest appointments and promotions in the industry, including at Visit San Antonio; Louisville Tourism; Eliza Jane in New Orleans; and more. The post Smart Moves in San Antonio, Louisville and More appeared first on Smart Meetings ....

‘Revenue Superstar’ argues City Hotels will Recover First

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

Despite optimistic signals of pent-up travel demand, hotels are still at the mercy of ongoing travel restrictions and regulations. As a result, many hotels remain in complete shutdown. Furthermore, the expectation for financial recovery to 2019 leve......

For your hybrid and blended audience and event solutions... this way please.

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

A lot of the kit arrived today for the next PCM TechBox. Testing & unboxing heaven! Each commissioned TechBox is bespoke to the requirement of the client following discussions about the media the... [[ This is a content summary only....

Can I Still Plan a 2021 Wedding?

Madison Wolf / Rebecca Rose Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:9

Landon Jacob Photography We’re well into 2021… year 2 of the COVID pandemic, and there is so much light at the end of the tunnel as vaccinations increase and gathering restrictions are eased. If you became engaged anytime in...

Venue Risk Assessment for Events During (And After) COVID-19

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 04 May 2021 / Rank:9

As we slowly return to live events, it’s important to determine if your pre-pandemic, tried-and-true venues can still meet safety requirements for your area. Taking the time to do your own event risk assessment during every stage of event planning...

10 Sultry Valentine’s Day Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 04 May 2021 / Rank:11

Valentine’s Day always seems just around the corner. If you’re scrambling for ideas on how to make the most romantic day of the year special for you and your sweetheart, why not treat each other to a photoshoot to immortalize...

Why I invested in a Digital Event Platform

Featured Content / CanadianSpecialEvents.com / 04 May 2021 / Rank:9

By Chad Brincheski. I didn’t know much about digital events a year ago, and if I’m being honest, I didn’t really want to know. The few I had attended were glorified zoom calls featuring inconsistent lighting and poor camera quality,...

Vienna Meeting Fund 2021-2023 provides funding for congresses and corporate events

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 04 May 2021 / Rank:11

The post Vienna Meeting Fund 2021-2023 provides funding for congresses and corporate events appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The Future of Events – Not as Live as You Think

Matthew Byrne / CanadianSpecialEvents.com / 04 May 2021 / Rank:11

As vaccinations roll out across North America, people are getting hopeful that a return to ”Live” will be inevitable, and a huge push back to “normal” will occur. What we have seen, however, over the last 18 months, is an...

Experiential Virtual Events With AJ Williams

Sarah Christl / Endless Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:9

It’s been a while since the industry made a tectonic shift to virtual events, and so far, we have covered the topic from nearly every angle imaginable. From choosing the right......

10 Last-Minute Wedding Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

Weddings are special events that signify a new starting point in your life. It is a time and space where all your loved ones gather to celebrate you and your significant other. We want to make your day glamorous, and...

Signia by Hilton to Begin Construction in Atlanta

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 04 May 2021 / Rank:11

The three-year countdown begins for the Georgia World Congress Center’s headquarters hotel opening....

In Event Spaces, Use Nature to Nurture

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 04 May 2021 / Rank:11

A new report from IMEX Group details how natural elements can relax attendees while heightening their senses, resulting in a more impactful meeting experience....

Vacancy - Café Supervisor - Cafe No: 7 | St Martons House Leicester

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

Café No:7 is the new café due to open in late May 2021 at St Martins House Conference Centre, located in the heart of the Cathedral Area in Leicester....

City of Vienna provides €4m of funding to meeting organisers

Stuart Wood / CMW / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

The City of Vienna is providing the Vienna Tourist Board and Vienna Convention Bureau with €4m of financial support for meeting organisers in the city. The Vienna Meeting Fund 2021-2023 will also extend funding to corporate conferences and hybrid events,...

Contributions needed: BVEP wants input for its Shape of Events to Come report

Martin Fullard / Exhibition News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) is seeking contributions from businesses and organisations across the events sector for its upcoming report, The… The post Contributions needed: BVEP wants input for its Shape of Events to Come report appeared first...

Data for Dummies part 2: structure, people and creating value

Simon Parker / Exhibition News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

In his latest feature, EN guest editor Simon Parker continues his discussion on data with Mark Parsons and Stephan Forseilles. Two weeks… The post Data for Dummies part 2: structure, people and creating value appeared first on EN ....

Huawei Philippines partners with Philippine Business and Entrepreneurs Network for Small Business Webinars

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

Huawei Philippines partners with Philippine Business and Entrepreneurs Network for Small Business Webinars. The webinars aim to : Promote Small Business to a wider audience; Inform and educate consumers of new products and service offerings; Promote Circular Economy....

Strategic Solution Partners Continues To Expand Its Consulting Division In Human Resources, Talent Acquisition Strategy, And Revenue Strategy

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:21

Strategic Solution Partners continues to expand its hospitality consulting division with experts in key fields of human resources, talent acquisition strategy, and revenue strategy that can bring innovation and change solutions to hotel owners, mana......

BVEP Calls on Industry for Contributions for "Shape of Events to Come" Report

[email protected] (Gaelle Connolly) / BVEP - Business Visits and Events Partnership / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) is seeking contributions from businesses and organisations across the events sector for its upcoming report, ‘The Shape of Events to Come,’ which it plans to launch next month....

Meliá Brings Forward The Opening Of Its Flagship Hotels In The Balearic Islands

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Meliá Hotels International is optimistic about the summer season in the Balearic Islands, where strong growth in bookings is expected from May due to the expected elimination of travel restrictions, progress with the vaccination programme and pent-u......

Owners Reconsider Hotels" Positioning, Actively Pursue Deals

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

The COVID-19 pandemic is making hotel owners reevaluate their strategies either because of the challenges the pandemic has caused or the opportunities it has created. The Hotel Asset Managers Association has released its Spring 2021 Industry Outlook......

It"s a Survey!

Kathleen Stoehr / WEB-INF\web.xml / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

Weigh in on the return to live events

Contributions needed: BVEP wants input for its Shape of Events to Come report

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Contributions needed: BVEP wants input for its Shape of Events to Come report Martin Fullard Tue, 05/04/2021 - 16:05...

Top criteria to consider in post-COVID-19 hotel payments processing

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:18

To satisfy post COVID-19 emerging market demands and improve guest satisfaction while maintaining business operations and sustainability, hoteliers should consider payment processes as important as room availability, rates and inventory. To help you......

Pilot Events – The Update

Steve Catling / Hippo Event Management Agency / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

The pilot events are forming part of the government"s Events Research Programme (ERP), to test crowd safety and check what impact easing Covid-19 rules will have ahead of recommencing face-to-face events. The post Pilot Events – The Update appeared first...

Hotels, After Tough Year, Are Back In Investors’ Sights

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

Hotel investment is gaining momentum amid improving prospects for travel. Blackstone Group and the Starwood Group in March bought hotel operator Extended Stay America for US$6 billion, the largest deal in the U.S. since COVID-19 hit. In Madrid, Germ......

Dream Hotel Group Announces Plans To Reopen The Iconic Dream Downtown In New York City In May 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:19

Celebrated hotel brand and management company Dream Hotel Group, home to its Dream Hotels, Unscripted Hotels, The Chatwal and new By Dream Hotel Group brands, today announced plans to reopen its iconic Dream Downtown hotel in New York City, bringing......

BVEP CALLS ON INDUSTRY FOR CONTRIBUTIONS FOR ‘SHAPE OF EVENTS TO COME’ REPORT

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) is seeking contributions from businesses and organisations across the events sector for its upcoming report, ‘The Shape of Events to Come,’ which it plans to launch next month. The report will provide an...

Dream Midtown In New York City Is Set To Reopen In May 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

Celebrated hotel brand and management company Dream Hotel Group, home to its Dream Hotels, Unscripted Hotels, The Chatwal and new By Dream Hotel Group brands, today announced plans to reopen its iconic Dream Midtown hotel in New York City, bringing...

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

Today I am excited to share this incredible shoot showcasing spectacular Steampunk wedding inspiration where elegance meets theatrical meets vibrant colour. Images were captured by Diamond Edge Photography with planning by Wild Daisy Events, and the collaboration of a fabulous...

Sustainable venues and events

Elana Kruger / Church House Westminster / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

How do we navigate the next golden age of events when it comes to sustainable events? Every week we interview a range of expert guests from the UK events industry to bring inspiration to the event industry – from creating...

Scandic’s CEO Jens Mathiesen Acquires Stock Options From Stena Sessan And Formica

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Scandic"s President & CEO Jens Mathiesen has acquired a total of 155,000 stock options from Scandic"s larger shareholders Stena Sessan and Formica. The options mature in approximately five years and have been acquired on market terms. The price per ......

Nominations Open For The 2021 Rising Star Award Caribbean To Be Presented At CHRIS

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) has opened nominations for the prestigious Rising Star Award Caribbean to be presented at the Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS). This is the eleventh year ISHC and CHRIS ha......

40 Inspiring Virtual Trade Show Ideas for 2021

[email protected] (Annahita Mirsalari) / Swapcard English / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

We’ve put together a list that is full of practical tips and ideas to help you run a successful virtual trade show, regardless of your experience....

New and Renovated: Energized from Michigan to Montenegro

Thérèse Harvey / Smart Meetings / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

Four stunning new and renovated properties in Michigan, Arizona, New Orleans and Montenegro. Scope the pics for your group travel inspo. The post New and Renovated: Energized from Michigan to Montenegro appeared first on Smart Meetings ....

IHCL Announces The Opening Of Vivanta Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

South Asia"s largest hospitality company, announced the opening of a Vivanta hotel in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The stylishly designed hotel reflects the pulse and culture of God"s own country. With its vantage location in the heart of the city, t......

Ashley and Cliten’s Outdoor Wedding at the Arlington Estate

Brianne Hogan / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

If you’re looking for inspiration on how to do a glam wedding in a truly elegant way, then look no further than Ashley and Cliten’s outdoor wedding. The couple, who have dated for several years, enlisted the help of the...

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces $20 Million Capital Investment Commitment

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City announced today the resort will reinvest a minimum of $20 million in capital improvements including suite renovations, the opening of a new Starbucks, additional slots and table games, a new dining outlet and...

Top Three Franchise Companies Account For 69% Of Projects In The U.S. Hotel Construction Pipeline

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

In the recently released Q1"21 United States Construction Pipeline Trend Report from Lodging Econometrics (LE), the franchise companies with the largest U.S. construction pipelines at the end of Q1"21 are Marriott International with 1,354 projects/1......

Paradisus by Meliá Launches The Reserve, A Brand Wide Upgraded Guest Experience

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Paradisus by Meliá, the luxury all-inclusive resort brand owned and operated by Spanish hotel chain Meliá Hotels International, has announced the debut of The Reserve, a brand wide upgraded guest experience within each Paradisus location. The Reserv......

10 Sultry Valentine’s Day Photoshoot Ideas in Los Angeles

Peerspace / Peerspace / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

From the height of summer to the bleak of winter, Los Angeles burns bright with sensual photoshoot locations all year long. Thanks to its close relationship with Hollywood and the film industry, L.A. is home to many of the most...

Business Travel On The Fly - What A Difference A Year Makes

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

The pandemic demanded a whole new layer of real-time data be added to the way companies manage the health and safety of their employees, and now there"s the added dynamic of health data which will remain a big focus for...

3 Reasons You SHOULDN’T Get an Event Planning Certification

Afton Romrell / Pointers For Planners / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Not sure whether you should invest the time, money, and effort to get a professional event planning certification? QC Event School’s Student Ambassador, Afton Romrell, is here to discuss 3 scenarios where a certification won’t be necessary. Afton is the...

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre launches new virtual tour

Stuart Wood / CMW / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre in Malaysia has launched a new virtual tour of the venue. Meeting and event organisers and visitors can now visit the Centre virtually, from anywhere in the world. The virtual tour is the latest addition...

Fornova Presentation - FornovaCI - Upgrade To Enterprise-Grade Hotel Rate Shopping

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

Fornova empowers the global travel and hospitality industry to optimize distribution, generate demand and maximize revenue by delivering best-in-class, data-driven Business Intelligence solutions. Our clients include most of the world"s top 10 large......

How to Navigate a Snap Lockdown When You’re an Event Creator

phunt / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

There’s a whole new section in every dictionary for COVID-19 inspired phrases, and one of the most-used right now is “snap lockdown”. A snap lockdown – the short-term reintroduction of strict COVID-19 restrictions on movement and gathering in a fixed...

New Data: State-By-State Breakdown On Projected Hotel Industry Job Loss For 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) released new data showcasing the ongoing devastating impact of COVID-19 on hotel industry employment, including projected hotel job loss through the end of 2021. Without targeted relief from Congress, ......

Mia launches new series of events

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Mia launches new series of events Olivia Powell Tue, 05/04/2021 - 12:20...

Lathrop Welcomes Newest Tru By Hilton Location

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Hilton"s (NYSE: HLT) innovative hotel brand, Tru by Hilton, announced the opening of its latest property and first in the state of California, Tru by Hilton Lathrop. The 78-room hotel, located at 161 E Louise Avenue, is conveniently located in...

Level UP report a full operational month in March 2021

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

In spite of ongoing restrictions on international travel and events, UAE-based DMC Level UP is celebrating after a full operational month in March. The company successfully hosted a number of international conference and incentive groups from 40 to 400 attendees...

Access Point Financial Appoints Mike Huffman as Managing Director

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

ATLANTA - Access Point Financial, LLC (APF), a leading direct lender and specialty finance company focused exclusively on the hospitality industry, today announced the appointment of Mike Huffman as Managing Director. The recent appointment follows ......

PCMA launches APAC-specific digital event course

Stuart Wood / CMW / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) has adapted its Digital Event Strategist course specifically for the APAC region. The revised course will now cater specifically for APAC business events and marketing professionals planning a hybrid or digital meeting. Regional experts...

Debunking 8 Myths of Mobile Check-In; What This Technology Can/Cannot Do for Your Hotel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:19

For many hoteliers, 2021 is likely to be a year of experimentation, both with new technology and existing tools that have gained new purpose. The abrupt end to the previous business cycle, brought on by the arrival of COVID-19, showed...

The BTA appoints Andrew Clarke as interim strategic director

Joe Gallop / Conference News - CN / 04 May 2021 / Rank:21

The BTA appoints Andrew Clarke as interim strategic director Tue, 05/04/2021 - 11:37...

New Zealand’s MEETINGS 2021 to open up to Australian visitors

Stuart Wood / CMW / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

Over 60 Australian business event organisers are set to arrive in Auckland on 1 June for Business Events Industry Aotearoa’s two-day showcase MEETINGS 2021 (formerly called CINZ). Before and after MEETINGS, hosted buyers from Australia and New Zealand can also...

Evolution of our cities and what it means for real estate, presented by Richard Pickering

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Hotels in the Post COVID City - Which office and retail trends impacting cities, how hotels need to evolve to remain relevant?......

Joint Industry Initiative Launches to Unite Event Data

Guest / UFI Blog / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

A working group of event organisers and technology plat [...] The post Joint Industry Initiative Launches to Unite Event Data appeared first on UFI Blog ....

Dubai, A Key Development Destination

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

While all of the Group"s Dubai hotels are now open and have been granted the ALLSAFE certification, our development projects are growing to adapt and cater to the tourist potential within the region, which is becoming increasingly popular with trave......

In a world of mobile lifestyles and remote working, what role will hotels play?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

At a time when many of the world"s events continue to be plagued by COVID-19, making plans even a week in advance may seem difficult, much less 10 years into the future. Nearly overnight, the dialogue shifted from 'where to...

GBR Hospitality Newsletter 2021 Q1

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

This newsletter provides a snapshot of the performance and outlook of the Greek hotel industry, within the broader context of the international hospitality industry as well as of Greek tourism and Greek socio-economic developments. ......

New Habits for Member Engagement

Amanda Kaiser / Smooth The Path / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Do you have big ideas for member engagement but never the time to get started? This post might be for you! The post New Habits for Member Engagement appeared first on Smooth The Path ....

Hampton By Hilton Opens New Property In Houston, Texas

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:19

Hilton"s (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton, the global upper-midscale brand known for its commitment to providing unmatched guest service, today announced the opening of its newest property, Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Houston East Beltway 8 in Houst......

$200m Colorado Convention Center renovation begins

Paul Colston / CMW / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Construction crews are moving in to start work in Denver, USA, on a two-year US$200m renovation project to renovate the Colorado Convention Center. They will be building a 7,432sqm column-free multipurpose room (the largest ballroom in Colorado), renovating the lobby...

The Siegel Group Acquires Former Amerihome Inn & Suites In Houston, Texas

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

The Siegel Group Nevada, Inc., a real estate investment and management company, announced today that it had acquired the former Amerihome Inn & Suites located in Houston, Texas. This acquisition increases the number of Siegel Suites and Siegel Selec......

Research: what do events professionals consider business priorities and what are their main reinvention strategies?

Joe Gallop / Exhibition News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:20

Research conducted exclusively for EN by Explori and sponsored by EventsCase shows industry professionals are mainly focused on delivering postponed events, understanding changes in… The post Research: what do events professionals consider business priorities and what are their main reinvention...

Major organisers join explori’s new virtual event data standard, VSef

Stuart Wood / CMW / 04 May 2021 / Rank:20

A group of global event organisers and tech platforms have come together to create VSef, a new data standard for virtual and hybrid events. The Virtual Standard Export Format has been created and led by data company Explori, with the...

Homes & Villas By Marriott International Launches Channel Connectivity Program, Opening Up Its Growing Home Rental Offering To More Companies To Meet Rising Demand

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

Homes & Villas by Marriott International ('HVMI'), the popular whole home-rental offering part of the Marriott Bonvoy travel program, is launching an initiative enabling property management software companies and channel managers to integrate direct......

Major organisers join explori’s new virtual event data standard, VSef

Stuart Wood / Exhibition News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

A group of global event organisers and tech platforms have come together to create VSef, a new data standard for virtual and… The post Major organisers join explori’s new virtual event data standard, VSef appeared first on EN ....

Hire Space to host Adapt with Arena event series

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Hire Space has announced that it will be hosting Adapt with Arena event series, which will begin at 11am on 6 May.… The post Hire Space to host Adapt with Arena event series appeared first on EN ....

New Sure Hotel in the Heart of Munich Arrives in July

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

The post New Sure Hotel in the Heart of Munich Arrives in July appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

IHCL Announces Progress Towards A More Sustainable Future

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

A pioneer of Indian hospitality and South Asia"s largest hospitality company, Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), continues to reinforce its commitment towards adopting and strengthening it sustainable business practices. From phasing out single-use plast......

PCMA Launches APAC-specific Digital Event Strategist Course

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

The post PCMA Launches APAC-specific Digital Event Strategist Course appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre launches its interactive virtual tour

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

The post Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre launches its interactive virtual tour appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Hire Space to host Adapt with Arena event series

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

Hire Space to host Adapt with Arena event series Olivia Powell Tue, 05/04/2021 - 09:54...

First Intercityhotel In Hungary Is Set To Open

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:18

A première will take place on 3 May 2021, when Deutsche Hospitality opens the IntercityHotel Budapest. The hotel, realised by the Hamburg-based B&L Group, will be Deutsche Hospitality"s first property in Hungary. Located right next to Keleti Railway......

Le Negresco - Reopening Thursday, May 6, 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

Le Negresco is happy to announce our grand reopening on Thursday, May 6. Michelin-starred in-room dining for our reopening Virginie Basselot, our Michelin-starred chef and Meilleur Ouvrier de France, is keen to bring innovation and creativity to her......

Health Care Workers Are Among The Largest Share Of US Hosts

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Just over one year since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, we are still reminded on a daily basis of the heroism of our health care workers. From continuing to care for those sick with COVID-19 to administering...

Did 5,000 Spanish rock fans just prove events CAN return safely?

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 04 May 2021 / Rank:15

“Light at the end of the tunnel.” That’s how organisers described the news that a pilot rock concert in Barcelona resulted in no significant Covid-19 outbreaks. Almost 5,000 music fans were allowed into the Palau Sant Jordi arena in March...

Hilton Announces Multiple Luxury Signings In China

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:20

Leading global hospitality company Hilton (NYSE: HLT) and Shimao Group Holdings Ltd. (Shimao) today announced the signing of a landmark agreement to launch four luxury hotels in China: Waldorf Astoria Shenzhen, Conrad Shanghai, Conrad Wuhan and Conr......

Meet Malga, your complete virtual-hybrid events solution.

user / Conference News - CN / 04 May 2021 / Rank:20

Meet Malga, your complete virtual-hybrid events solution. About Malga Malga is an event platform that has been designed by events organisers, for events organisers. It"s an easy, intuitive and user-focused platform that combines simple yet powerful technology with real-world expertise...

Virtual Events Institute announces new collaboration with Hyatt

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

The Virtual Events Institute (VEI) is teaming up with Hyatt to provide Hyatt"s event customers with the VEI certification course....

Unique New Solution Set To Transform Hotel Guest Services

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

TigerTMS (http://www.tigertms.com) has launched iPortal – the affordable, App-less solution that provides branded hotel information, services and guest engagement simply by scanning a QR-code. The development costs for traditional downloadable Apps ......

What Is Artificial Intelligence and When Does It Matter?

Dylan Monorchio / Event Manager Blog / 04 May 2021 / Rank:14

“Artificial intelligence” is a popular marketing buzzword that"s made its way to the event industry as event tech providers add and promote more AI features. Is the term overused? What is artificial intelligence, and when should you care? Artificial...

5 Questions With… entrepreneur and event tech expert, Marco Giberti

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 04 May 2021 / Rank:19

Tech should not replace face-to-face events – it should improve it. Tech is part of the solution for the future, says Marco Giberti....

Say Hi to the All-new EventsCase Knowledge Base!

Tiago Caramuru / EventsCase | Event Management Software / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

EventsCase launches another powerful upgrade to its support services: the Knowledge Base.We’re excited to launch our new online Knowledge Base officially! This system, which is …...

How Non-Fungible Tokens Will be Present at Events and How to Start Applying Them Now

Natasha Miller / WEB-INF\web.xml / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

An NFT, or a non-fungible token, is a unique digital token that securely stores information on a blockchain. In other words, NFTs are one-off digital assets such as videos, images, memes, art pieces, badges, and virtual clothing, among others, that...

A Guide to 10 Incredible Event Layout Ideas (to Try Now)

Admin2 / Lucidity Africa / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

Connections and contacts are the key motivators for people attending events. A perfect event therefore needs a super functional space. And all you need to deliver this ideal event space is incredible event layout ideas. The perfect event is a...

How to Overcome Procrastination

Naomi / Plan It On A Post-It. / 04 May 2021 / Rank:12

Procrastination can get the best of us, especially when we are trying to reach our goals. In this episode of the Planners on Purpose Podcast, we discuss how to overcome procrastination through 5 easy tips. Episode Highlights When...

RBH Hospitality Management Selects StayNTouch’s Guest-Centric PMS for their 4 Fragrance Group Properties

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

RBH Hospitality Management, a UK based hospitality management company which manages over 45 properties across the UK, has selected StayNTouch Cloud PMS and Contactless Solutions for their four Fragrance Group properties totaling over 400 rooms. RBH ......

New executive chef for ICC Sydney

cim / CIM Business Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:18

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) has promoted executive sous chef Dylan Sanding to the role of executive chef. Sanding will be joined by Rakesh Pillai, who will step up from chef de cuisine to executive sous chef. Additional appointments...

Aussies embrace the chance to meet in New Zealand for Meetings 2021

cim / CIM Business Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Over 60 Australian business event organisers are set to arrive in Auckland on June 1 for Business Events Industry Aotearoa’s (BEIA) two-day showcase MEETINGS 2021. BEIA chief executive Lisa Hopkins says it is an “extraordinary achievement” for New Zealand to...

Local experts on hand for launch of PCMA’s APAC-specific digital event course

cim / CIM Business Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:18

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) has launched an APAC specific Digital Event Strategist (DES) course with the addition of regional experts who will be available to answer questions and share their local experience. The APAC experts provide “expert hours”...

Business Events Geelong partners with TV personality Nicky Buckley for virtual site visits

cim / CIM Business Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:16

Business Events Geelong has partnered with television personality Nicky Buckley to present a series of virtual walk-throughs showcasing some of the very best venues on offer in the Geelong region. Produced with support from Business Events Australia’s boost program, the...

Movie World plans for a 398-room hotel reignited after trademark application

cim / CIM Business Events / 04 May 2021 / Rank:17

Plans for a 398-room at Movie World on the Gold Coast have been reignited after Village Roadshow lodged a trademark application for the hotel’s brand. Plans for the newly trademarked Hotel V include a business centre and function centre as...

PCMA Launches APAC-specific Digital Event Strategist Course

tholowaty / PCMA / 04 May 2021 / Rank:25

Professional Convention Management Association’s (PCMA) highly successful Digital Event Strategist (DES) course will now cater specifically for APAC business events and marketing professionals....

Rochester Experiential Company MSM Inc. Makes Key Hires to Drive Growth

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 04 May 2021 / Rank:13

Rochester, NY – As MSM Inc. rebuilds after the devastating impact COVID-19 has had on its live events business, two key hires were made to drive growt......

Mike Davis Promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer at CORT

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 04 May 2021 / Rank:11

CORT, the nation"s leading provider of furniture rental and transition services, has announced the promotion of Mike Davis to President and Chief Oper......

Joint Industry Initiative Launches to Unite Event Data

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 04 May 2021 / Rank:8

A working group of event organisers and technology platforms announces Virtual Standard Export Format (VSef) a universal format for virtual and hybrid......

Exhibitus Client Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions Wins Hermes Creative Awards

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 04 May 2021 / Rank:8

Exhibitus announced today that Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions has received a Gold Hermes Creative Award in the category of Trade Show Exhibit f......

Philadelphia Successfully Hosts First Citywide Event in Over a Year

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 04 May 2021 / Rank:8

As part of National Travel and Tourism Week, and underscoring the week"s theme of "The Power of Travel", today the Philadelphia Convention and Visitor......

International Restaurant and Foodservice Show of New York Moves Next In Person Event to March 2022

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 04 May 2021 / Rank:8

NEW YORK, NY – After conferring with the NY/tri-state restaurant and foodservice community, and based on the feedback, Clarion Events Food and Beverage ......

How to Successfully Organise a Music Performance at Your Next Event

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:12

Event creators want their audience to feel like a live music performance is a special, one-off show that is superbly rehearsed or refreshingly spontaneous. However, this can take weeks and months of preparation. With new online formats and socially distanced...

Digital Field Trip - Clicks n Mortar - Kinoautomat

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 03 May 2021 / Rank:16

The night in March 2009 I chose to attend a cinema session I was curious. I’d read/played the pick-your-story books and Ian Livingstone dice rolling books. A pick-the-story film was new to me and... [[ This is a content summary...

Lancemore Crossley St. Hotel Partners With Liveport to Meet Guest Expectations for High-Speed Wi-Fi

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:16

MELBOURNE, Australia — May 4, 2021 — Liveport, a leading provider of internet services and IoT-based technology, has today announced its successful deployment of a high-speed internet network at Lancemore Crossley St. Hotel in Melbourne, Australia. ......

4 Party Ideas to Draw a Crowd for the 4th of July

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:14

A gradual reopening in the US has allowed some in-person events to resume, as long as they’re designed with COVID-19 precautions in mind. Warm weather will make hosting events this summer even easier since fresh air and open spaces allow...

New Meetings-Friendly Property Coming to Park City, Utah

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 03 May 2021 / Rank:21

A mountainside hotel with notable meeting space, Pendry Park City is being promoted as “the future social hub of the destination.”...

Top 5 reasons to bring your event to life in Melbourne, Australia

Guest Author / Smart Meetings / 03 May 2021 / Rank:15

Memphis — home of the blues, soul and rock ‘n’ roll — has long been legendary among leisure travelers. But the $200M modernization of the city’s Renasant Convention Center creates a state-of-the-art facility in a boutique, affordable destination. Meeting and...

Event Jobs – May 3, 2021

Stacy Wyatt / CanadianSpecialEvents.com / 03 May 2021 / Rank:14

People who plan events, come from a multitude of different backgrounds and often have a diverse skill set curated through unique many experiences. To succeed as an event professional one needs to be a strategic thinker, possess strong leadership qualities,...

10 Last-Minute Party Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 03 May 2021 / Rank:14

With the current pandemic limiting movements and fewer open places to host and celebrate, we feel for every party-planner. It can be especially challenging to find the best way to host and celebrate last-minute party plans. With that being said,...

Disney’s Covid-Era Crowd Management Offers Lessons for Planners

Guest Author / Smart Meetings / 03 May 2021 / Rank:14

Crowd control is going to be on meeting planners’ minds in the first few months of the post-pandemic era, and there’s no better model for how to herd the hordes than the Walt Disney Company. The post Disney’s Covid-Era Crowd...

Things to Do on Mother’s Day (Even During the Pandemic)

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:17

Mother’s Day will be a bit non-traditional for the second year in a row as most cities are still facing COVID-19 restrictions. However, that means it’s a good time to look for virtual events for Mother’s Day weekend that celebrate...

Harness the Power of Negotiation for Post-Covid Success

Smart Meetings / Smart Meetings / 03 May 2021 / Rank:16

In the latest Smart Meetings webinar, “How to Harness the Power of Negotiation to Master Your Post-Covid Events Career,” Alison Fragale shares how to be your own cheerleader and the science of prenegotiating. The post Harness the Power of Negotiation...

The Perfect Pandemic Picnic—15 Safe and Stylish Ways to Celebrate Summer

Elayne Isenberg / Blog | Pop! Events Group / 03 May 2021 / Rank:12

I went for a walk on the first day of Spring. The sun was shining, the birds were chirping, and I thought I saw some buds on a tree! Ahhh! Spring has sprung and thoughts of picnics in the park...

How to Win the Meeting Room Thermostat Wars

Admin / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 03 May 2021 / Rank:11

Every meeting planner has had to contend with complaints about meeting room temperature—too hot, too cold, and rarely just right. Here are some tips that can help....

My Turbulent Love Affair With Digital-Event Networking

Sarah Michel / Velvet Chainsaw / 03 May 2021 / Rank:13

I have been a loyal and passionate disciple of networking for all of my adult life. I have spent decades learning, speaking and writing about it. Yet when our world was turned upside down last March, and all meaningful connection...

Denzil Rankine: ‘We Have an Extraordinary Journey in This Industry’

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

Denzil Rankine, coauthor of Reinventing Live, a recently published book on the future of events, talks with Convene....

Inglenook Seduces Groups with Storytelling and Savoring What Napa Can Be

Gary Diedrichs / Smart Meetings / 03 May 2021 / Rank:17

The story behind Inglenook, the largest wine estate in Napa Valley’s Rutherford—and a great place for groups. The post Inglenook Seduces Groups with Storytelling and Savoring What Napa Can Be appeared first on Smart Meetings ....

Speaker Agreement Template for Digital and Hybrid Events

tholowaty / PCMA / 03 May 2021 / Rank:25

Let PCMA’s speaker agreement template be your guide. Download our fillable speaker agreement template. Fill it out with your organization’s and speaker’s information, or incorporate it into your existing template....

Tallinn is preparing a city of music strategy

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 03 May 2021 / Rank:17

The post Tallinn is preparing a city of music strategy appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

What a Difference a Year Makes

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 03 May 2021 / Rank:17

4 statistics that show how much meeting pros know about virtual events compared to this time last year....

Mahir Hodžić: “Every event professional is looking forward to the return of live events”

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 03 May 2021 / Rank:30

The post Mahir Hodžić: “Every event professional is looking forward to the return of live events” appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Former Terrace Hotel In Lakeland, Florida, Reopens As Terrace Hotel Lakeland, Tapestry Collection By Hilton

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:20

329 E. Main, LLC, owners of the historic hotel at 329 East Main Street, Lakeland, Fla., announced the Terrace Hotel Lakeland will join Tapestry Collection by Hilton in April 2021. The property conversion consists of new branding as well as...

EHL Passugg Beer Tasting Workshop: Making A Feature Of The Amber Nectar

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:26

Studying at EHL isn"t all about business management and housekeeping. There are times when the work extends itself to exciting hands-on F&B tasting sessions from cheese to champagne - and in this case, beer - wonderful beer! The American author,...

The 8 Best Boudoir Photographers in Providence

Peerspace / Peerspace / 03 May 2021 / Rank:18

While all photography involves a certain level of vulnerability, there is a special kind of magic that happens when you decide to do boudoir photography. In celebrating yourself, you gain confidence and inspire others to take the journey of self-discovery....

Travel And Franchise Industries Endorse ‘Save Hotel Jobs Act’

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

The U.S. Travel Association and the International Franchise Association (IFA) on Thursday voiced strong support for new legislation that would provide relief for hard-hit hotel workers until travel returns to pre-pandemic levels. The Save Hotel Jobs......

Sonder, A Next-Generation Hospitality Company, To Be Publicly Listed Through Combination With Gores Metropoulos II

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:28

Through innovative technology and thoughtfully designed accommodations, Sonder is revolutionizing the hospitality industry Combined company to have an estimated pro forma enterprise value of approximately $2.2 billion Business combination includes $......

Corona’s Mobile Locker Room Experience Engages Pacers Fans in Their Backyards

Kait Shea / Event Marketer / 03 May 2021 / Rank:15

In the absence of packed stadiums, engaging consumers on their own turf has become a fruitful strategy for sponsors in need of fresh ways to connect with sports fans. Take the Corona Tip-Off, an eight-week experiential program that delivered a...

France announces re-opening dates for events

Guest / UFI Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:14

The French government has published a timetable for the [...] The post France announces re-opening dates for events appeared first on UFI Blog ....

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Atlanta

Peerspace / Peerspace / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

The true essence of a city is its people and the normal, candid lives they lead—and this essence is what street photography truly captures, documents, and communicates. It is this spirit that Atlanta street photographers share with us through their...

A Few Thoughts on Associations

Featured Content / CanadianSpecialEvents.com / 03 May 2021 / Rank:15

By Maggie Barton Baird. ‘The Startup Community Way” by Brad Feld and Ian Hathaway is one of my favourite books about startup ecosystems. One of the main lessons from the book and much of the work of TechStars speaks to...

Award-winning JA Lake View Hotel At JA The Resort Reopens For Summer Stays

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:23

After a one year hiatus, the newest hotel at JA The Resort - JA Lake View Hotel, will re-open on May 9th 2021. The multi award-winning hotel, home to Vikas Khanna"s "Kinara" restaurant and new bistro-bar, Republik, will be offering...

Moxy Hotels Opens In Bergen With Style

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

Today, affordable lifestyle brand Moxy Hotels opens on the waterfront of Bergen, Norway. The highly anticipated hotel is now ready to welcome fun hunting guests, both locals and visitors of the city. Moxy Hotels, Marriott International"s experientia......

The 8 Best Boudoir Photographers in Riverside

Peerspace / Peerspace / 03 May 2021 / Rank:23

Boudoir photography is one of the most daring forms of portraiture you can sit for—it reveals both a lot of skin and flashes of your soul, and it can be a transformative experience as well as a celebration of the...

Dovetail + Co Goes International, Acquiring Cambridge Beaches Resort and Spa in Bermuda

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:28

Hospitality company Dovetail + Co expands into Bermuda with the acquisition of the historic Cambridge Beaches Resort & Spa. Located on a private 20-acre peninsula in Bermuda"s West End, the resort is surrounded by 330 degrees of water views, four...

Top 10 Most Popular Reads – April Edition

Bob Toovey / The Event Planner News Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:13

For the last few months, the ‘most popular reads’ list has been dominated by posts from the hospitality industry. Now that Covid lockdowns are easing and pilot events are now going ahead, the list has become much more varied. In...

HVS Monday Musings: Will EV Charging Stations Be The New Service Offering At Hotels In India?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:29

Indian domestic travelers have discovered the pleasures of road trips in the past year and an increasing number of these tourists will be electric vehicle (EV) owners going forward. EVs are considered the "future of mobility" and are fast gaining...

How to Manage an Event Successfully: 9 Logistics Tips to Avoid Chaos

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:13

Even a minor logistics oversight can sabotage an event. As soon as attendees walk in, any detail that’s out of place will be noticed and promptly shared on social media. Regardless of whether your previous events have all been successful,...

The Lookout #23: K-Pop learning and Online Music Festivals

Felix Josephi / Pirate X Event Productions / 03 May 2021 / Rank:14

When putting together The Lookout this week, this article on the endurance of virtual concerts in K-Pop really resonated. It might be because we’re in the middle of producing our first live music festival, or because the impact of online...

Performance Of Smaller, Economy Hotels Close To 2019 Levels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

Small to midsized hotels, with fewer than 300 rooms, and hotels in the economy segment continue to lead the U.S. hotel industry recovery, with demand over the past six weeks reaching 90% or more of 2019 levels. Average occupancy at...

20 Questions with Ross Willsher, Wedding Photographer, Author & Podcaster.

The Event School London / The Event School London / 03 May 2021 / Rank:14

We asked Ross Willsher 20 Questions to find out more about the person behind his brand. An interview highlight was Ross describing his......

How to Photograph Falling Snow

Peerspace / Peerspace / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

You wake in the morning morning to realize the world has been transformed into a winter wonderland. The ground is already covered in a thick layer of untouched snow, and in the hushed silence, heavy flakes continue their gentle descent....

“Ready To Welcome All Guests Back At Last”

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:23

Deutsche Hospitality is taking its comprehensive hygiene concept to a new level in order to allow safe travel in coronavirus-affected times. Guest registration using the Luca app will be introduced, and special nano coatings will be applied to surfa......

OTO Development Opens Completely Renovated Hilton Garden Inn St. Pete Beach, Floride

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:21

OTO Development brings a new Hilton Garden Inn to St. Pete Beach through an ambitious, top to bottom renovation project. After a complete upfit of an existing hotel, the brand-new Hilton Garden Inn St. Pete Beach offers all the resort...

4 Ways to Maintain Individuality Once You’re Engaged

Sonia Reynolds / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:15

While there’s no denying all the feel-good emotions that come along with the soon-to-be-married status, it’s also okay to recognize that there is a whole range of other emotions that are totally normal to experience in this stage of life,...

Intercontinental Adelaide Announces $32 Million Refurbishment

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:26

InterContinental Adelaide, one of Adelaide"s landmark luxury hotels, today announces its first major renovation since its opening.The hotel"s asset management company, TCC Land International, based in Thailand, together with hotel operator, IHG Hote......

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Houston

Peerspace / Peerspace / 03 May 2021 / Rank:29

“Photography is a love affair with life,” said American photojournalist Burk Uzzle. When it comes to street photography, these words ring even truer. Engaging intimately with the myriad moods of the city, our favorite Houston street photographers etch this love...

Reflections on an Event Planner’s Reflection of 2020.

Ben Collins / True Events / 03 May 2021 / Rank:13

Events platforms for event planners. We read Sharon Summers’ An Event Planner’s Reflection of 2020 article on LinkedIn with interest and a little sadness. In fact we’ve been stalking the LinkedIn posts of event planners and professionals to discover what...

HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 30 April 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:49

Singapore and Hong Kong Inaugurates Travel Bubble Officially Singapore and Hong Kong have agreed to relaunch their travel bubble on 26 May 2021 on the back of stricter conditions. Travellers must remain in Singapore or Hong Kong in the last...

Analyzing Recovery: Total Room Inventory Vs. STR Standard Methodology

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

Occupancy has long been one of the key hotel performance metrics measured by STR. Reported on both a monthly and weekly basis, occupancy is easily calculated by dividing rooms sold (demand) by rooms available (supply), providing a straightforward re......

How to Photograph Christmas Lights

Peerspace / Peerspace / 03 May 2021 / Rank:24

Survey the scene. Take out the camera. Point. Focus. Click! It doesn’t take a holiday miracle to learn how to photograph Christmas lights, but it’s not the easiest thing to do well. Given that we’re talking about Christmas, we request...

Award-winning JA Lake View Hotel At JA The Resort Reopens For Summer Stays

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:38

After a one year hiatus, the newest hotel at JA The Resort - JA Lake View Hotel, will re-open on May 9th 2021. The multi award-winning hotel, home to Vikas Khanna"s "Kinara" restaurant and new bistro-bar, Republik, will be offering...

Nikki Beach Montenegro Is Now Open

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:25

Nikki Beach, the family owned and operated global luxury lifestyle and hospitality brand, announced today that Nikki Beach Montenegro is officially open. The property is the brands fifth resort location and thirteenth beach club property. Nikki Beac......

U.S. Hotel Construction Pipeline Begins 2021 With 4,967 Projects/622,218 Rooms At Q1 Close

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:24

According to Lodging Econometrics" (LE"s) Construction Pipeline Trend Report for the United States, the total U.S. construction pipeline stands at 4,967 projects/622,218 rooms at the end of Q1"21. While this is a slight dip in the pipeline year-over......

RoomCloud Presentation - RoomCloud - The Sky Is Your Limit

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:27

RoomCloud offers to Hoteliers a full suite of products for online sales. Our Products offer you a variety of solution to answer your revenue needs. It would be easier to manage your own reservations from all OTA"s or GDS with...

Six Senses Is The First Hospitality Brand To Partner With The United States Coalition On Sustainability And SustainChain™

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:23

As part of an ambitious Plastic Free 2022 strategy to remove and avoid all virgin plastic materials from its hotel and spa operations, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is the first hospitality brand to collaborate with the United States Coalition...

How Hotel Cybersecurity Threats Have Changed During The Pandemic

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:25

Hotel industry cybersecurity experts say both the 'nature and velocity' of cybersecurity threats have changed for the worse during the course of the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking during the American Hotel & Lodging Association Safety Summit, Jason Ste......

How to trust your gut

Adrian Segar / Conferences That Work / 03 May 2021 / Rank:13

Three stories and a presentation about “How to trust your gut”. 1 • My gut meets Seth Andrew Last week, I was about to begin an online presentation on “How to trust your gut” when a national story broke. Major...

Historic Narragansett Inn, The Shore House, Unveils Details Of Its Refurbishment

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:20

The Shore House — a historic, boutique inn situated directly on the beach in Narragansett, Rhode Island — has announced its soon-to-be completed property-wide refresh,set to open on May 1, 2021. Formerly the Ocean Rose Inn, The Shore House will...

Hospitality Financial Leadership – The System To Follow To Create Financial Leadership In Your Hotel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:30

Practice is what we are missing. Practice with the financial piece is somehow a foreign concept. But in the hotel world practice is everywhere, right? If you and I worked in banquets and we were both rookies, we would show...

Room Demand Pushes Toward Normal For Lesser-Traveled States, Gaps Persist For Key Markets

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:24

Recovery trends demonstrated in STR"s latest 51-chart demand map show that a small number of lesser-traveled states, such as Idaho, Montana, Mississippi, have recently been meeting or surpassing their 2019 demand levels since the week ending 20 Marc......

Auberge Resorts Collection Continues Urban Expansion With The Hearst Hotel In San Francisco, Set To Debut In 2023

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:24

Auberge Resorts Collection, the award-winning portfolio of one-of-a-kind luxury hotels, resorts and residences, announced today it will manage The Hearst Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection, a piece of history in the heart of San Francisco. The downto......

8 Tips for Planning a Dream Wedding in Paris

WPIC / wpic.ca / 03 May 2021 / Rank:15

When it comes to planning your wedding in Paris, you may already have an idea of what you always wanted. Perhaps you visited Paris and fell in love with the city of love. Or perhaps you’ve never been but always...

New York City Market Continues To Lead The U.S. Construction Pipeline

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:29

In the recent U.S. Construction Pipeline Trend Report released by Lodging Econometrics (LE), at the close of Q1"21, New York City continues to hold the lead amongst U.S. markets for the most projects in the U.S. construction pipeline with 145...

Meliá Hotels International Signed Innside By Meliá Qujiang Xian, Expanding ‘Bleisure" Presence In China

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:26

Meliá Hotels International, the leading Spanish hotel group, continues to maintain its strategic growth in China and on April.9th announced further growth with the new INNSiDE by Meliá Qujiang Xian, which is expected to open by 2025, expanding the g......

ESG In Hotel Real Estate: Understanding ESG & The Hotel Asset Lifecycle

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:29

Profit, People, Planet – the triple bottom line "Holy Grail" that many companies preach – but how many practice it? Over the last decades, governments and corporations alike have been pledging their commitment to fighting climate change and building......

Airbnb.org’s Commitment To Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:25

Today, building upon 8 years of learnings and experience providing temporary housing to 75,000 refugees, asylum seekers and people displaced by disasters or other crises across 104 countries, Airbnb.org is announcing a series of commitments to diver......

Ramping Up Recovery Revenues With Integrated PMS Modules

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 03 May 2021 / Rank:21

In hotel-speak, this means several business cycles before corporate and group guests will have the confidence they need to start booking again and boosting our midweek occupancy numbers, low cost-per-guest event room blocks and other streams like BE......

How Can You Improve Lead Generation at Virtual Events?

Victoria Copans / Event Manager Blog / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

Sponsors and exhibitors are still struggling with virtual event value, with many creating their own content and events to better engage customers. What does this mean for the future of lead generation at virtual events? Trade shows have had a...

The Hottest Wedding Colors for 2021

Harmony / Mindy Weiss / 03 May 2021 / Rank:13

When I’m asked what weddings will look like in 2021 and 2022, one of the things I always mention is color. Lots of it! After a year of sad news, this wedding season will be a chance to finally celebrate...

Bicol ( Region V) Tourism Update April 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 03 May 2021 / Rank:17

The Bicol ( Region V) Tourism Update April 2021 is under the Tourism Congress of the Philippines Luzon Consultative Meeting conducted last April 30, 2021....

Safety with a Side of Whimsy

Amber Kispert / WEB-INF\web.xml / 03 May 2021 / Rank:15

How to re-enforcing COVID-19 restrictions, creatively...

Do outdoor events spread Covid? England is set to find out

cim / CIM Business Events / 03 May 2021 / Rank:19

Around 5,000 people attended an outdoor music festival in the UK without any face masks or social distancing and all in the name of science. The event in Liverpool was held as an experiment to test whether Covid could be...

InterContinental Adelaide announces $32m refurbishment

cim / CIM Business Events / 03 May 2021 / Rank:35

InterContinental Adelaide is set to embark on a major renovation later this year, the first since its opening. The $32 million refurbishment of the 367 room hotel will include a redesign of all 367 guestrooms and suites; upgrades to meeting...

Victoria’s hotel sector suffers $1.7bn loss as revenue dives

cim / CIM Business Events / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

Victoria’s tourism sector has undergone its largest peacetime economic contraction over the last 12 months. Victoria’s hotels have recorded a whopping $1.7 billion in lost room revenue, equating to a decline of 62 per cent. A report commissioned by the...

Work begins on $200m Adelaide GPO hotel development

cim / CIM Business Events / 03 May 2021 / Rank:39

Work has officially begun on the luxury hotel that will be located in Adelaide’s former General Post Office building. Slated to open in 2023, the $200 million hotel will offer 285 rooms, alongside five conference and function spaces, four restaurants...

Dubai looks to host alternative Oktoberfest while Munich event faces uncertainty

cim / CIM Business Events / 03 May 2021 / Rank:22

Dubai has taken advantage of the current turmoil in Europe’s events landscape by pitching an alternate Oktoberfest to the iconic Munich festival. The original Oktoberfest in Munich was cancelled last year, but is set to run this year from September...

MIMAROPA Tourism Update April 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 03 May 2021 / Rank:23

The MIMAROPA Tourism Update April 2021 is under the Tourism Congress of the Philippines Luzon Consultative Meeting conducted last April 30, 2021....

Calabarzon Tourism Update April 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 03 May 2021 / Rank:19

The Calabarzon Tourism Update April 2021 is under the Tourism Congress of the Philippines Luzon Consultative Meeting conducted last April 30, 2021....

How do you start your own wedding planning business?

Kylie Carlson / The Wedding Academy / 03 May 2021 / Rank:15

This is a question we hear all the time. How do you start your own wedding planning business? When we dig a bit deeper we things like… “I’ve got a logo for my business.” “I’ve picked the perfect name so...

vFairs Announces New Product Integrations to Accelerate Virtual Event Engagement

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:9

DALLAS, TX – vFairs, the leading platform for hybrid and virtual events, today announced a new line of product integrations that grant greater control......

PCMA Launches APAC-specific Digital Event Strategist Course

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:8

Professional Convention Management Association"s (PCMA) highly successful Digital Event Strategist (DES) course will now cater specifically for APAC b......

Apple Rock Earns GSA Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) MAS Contract

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:8

Greensboro, NC — Officials at Apple Rock Advertising and Promotion, Inc. have announced that they have earned a GSA Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) MAS co......

Registration Opens for Return of PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:8

Herndon, Va. — Registration opened today for PACK EXPO Las Vegas and Healthcare Packaging EXPO 2021 (Sept. 27-29, Las Vegas Convention Center) to welc......

Informa Markets Partners with Las Vegas Hospitality Experts to Launch "Get Informed" Concierge Service

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:8

LAS VEGAS, NV — As Las Vegas" tourism and hospitality industry enjoys a boon from Governor Sisolak"s announcement that indoor gatherings can resume at......

Informa Markets and Diversity Ally Announce Global Partnership

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:8

London, UK – Informa Markets, an exhibitions industry leader in creating platforms for global industries to connect and trade, has announced the lates......

Virginia Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau Promotes "Get Outdoors" Pass

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:8

Virginia Beach, Va. – Virginia Beach is home to hundreds of miles of inland waters, thousands of acres of parks and countless trails, and the last gre......

AHLA Releases State-by-State Breakdown on Projected Hotel Industry Job Loss for 2021

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 03 May 2021 / Rank:8

WASHINGTON — Today, the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) released new data showcasing the ongoing devastating impact of COVID-19 on hotel i......

Phoenix Reveals Downtown Transformations as Conventions Return

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 02 May 2021 / Rank:25

Despite the global crisis, Phoenix pushes forward with destination enhancements — restaurants, arenas, venues, and transportation improvements — to give meeting planners and attendees more options....

Central Luzon ( Region 3) Tourism Update April 2021

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Central Luzon ( Region 3) Tourism Update April 2021 is part of the Tourism Congress of the Philippines Luzon Consultative Meeting....

Cagayan Valley ( Region 2) Tourism Update April 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 02 May 2021 / Rank:28

Cagayan Valley ( Region 2) Tourism Update April 2021 is part of the Tourism Congress of the Philippines Luzon Consultative Meeting last April 30, 2021....

Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) Tourism Update April 2021

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Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) Tourism Update April 2021. This presentation is part of the Tourism Congress of the Philippines Luzon Consultative Meeting....

Special Venues: Venue 126

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Special Venues: Promenada Events

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Special Venues: Savanova Belgrade

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Digital Field Trip - Legend Quest

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VR stole my video game future! Only in 2019 when Oculus Quest opened the VR door again to me. Back in the early 90’s I would ride pillion over to Nottingham with a friend to play the Game and work......

About St Martins House Leicester

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St Martins House – more than just a Conference Centre - The Conference Centre and Events facilities may be the main focus of interest for many visitors, but what makes St Martins House so fascinating is the wide range of...

Our Spaces for Functions and Events

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St Martins House for your weddings confrences and other events, offices and onsite catering by Leicesters Maiyango. Serving both city and county, as well as the Diocese and its Cathedral....

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Wedding venue hire in the heart of Leicester

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If you are looking for a location in Leicester for your most romantic day and a day to remember forever. We realise just how important your wedding is and how important the details are. Contact St Martins House now and...

How to Find Us at St Martins House Conference Centre Leicester

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St Martins House Conference Centre, 7 Peacock Lane Leicester LE1 5PZ. Tel: 0116 261 5200...

Your Next Event at St Martins House Leicester

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We can arrange catering, menu tasting sessions, entertainment, additional AV supplies, help with your hotel bookings - even teambuilding and partner activities...

Celebration Venue Hire at St Martins House Leicester

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We offer dynamic spaces which play host to a range of celebrations, from private parties to corporate entertainment, award ceremonies to chic private dinners....

Catering at St Martins House Leicester

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Catering in-house service from the finest in Leicestershire food all at St Martins House Leicester...

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St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events

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St Martins House for your weddings conferences and other events, offices and onsite catering. Serving both Leicesters city and county, as well as the Diocese and its Cathedral....

The conferences that give back | St Martins House

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As Leicester rebuilds its economy after the lockdowns, there are things that all of us in the locality can and are doing to boost it and help it to restore....

The Queen lunches at St Martins House

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 01 May 2021 / Rank:13

On Maundy Thursday Her Majesty The Queen came to Leicester Cathedral to complete her Maundy Visits to English Anglican Cathedrals. The Royal Maundy Service is a tradition from Medieval times, when the Sovereign washes feet and gives alms to the...

St Martins Lodge now open

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 01 May 2021 / Rank:13

Leicester"s newest boutique hotel is now open for bookings. St Martins House, a new high-end luxury accommodation, opened on 3rd October 2018 and completes the Cathedral Quarters offerings....

St Martins Lodge accommodation shortlisted for award

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 01 May 2021 / Rank:14

The newly-opened St Martins Lodge accommodation has been shortlisted for a prestigious regional award. The RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) has announced some of the East Midlands’ most loved built environment projects, with the publication of its RICS Awards...

"Meetings and events with safe social distancing at St Martins House Conference Centre

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At St Martins House Conference Centre, we have set out some guidelines when running your events to keep everyone safe. These guidelines detail the specific measures that we are taking to ensure that meetings and events resume once more....

Adapting to change | St Martins House, Leicester

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As hospitality starts to open its doors, recover, and adapt to the changes, St Martins House Conference Centre and St Martins Lodge tells us how they look forward to welcoming visitors and guests again in the near future....

Long-term Meeting Room Hire Available

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St Martins House Conference Centre offers a range of facilities with immediate availability for long term meeting room hire....

COVID safe meetings and events at St Martins House

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At St Martins House Conference Centre, we have put in place a range of COVID secure practices to keep everyone safe which have been accredited with Visit England’s ‘WE’RE GOOD TO GO’ industry standard....

The Growth In Management Fee Expense

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 01 May 2021 / Rank:17

In 2019, 86% of the hotels that participated in CBRE Hotels Research"s annual Trends® in the Hotel Industry survey of property-level operating statements reported the payment of a management fee. On average, these hotels paid management fees equal t......

CBRE Announces Rebounding U.S. Hotel Performance

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Event Replay: World Tourism Forum - Lucerne Online Meetup Session #1 - 29 April 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 01 May 2021 / Rank:21

Now is the time to talk about the future, challenge the past and come up with new business models. Join our first free 90-minute Online Meetup to hear from speakers such as Guy Parmelin (Switzerland"s President and Member of the...

Inspiration for Future Events in Korea’s Beloved Coastal City

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 01 May 2021 / Rank:43

The post Inspiration for Future Events in Korea’s Beloved Coastal City appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Event Ideas 101: Types of Events to Focus Your Attention on Right Now

Helen Alexander / Eventbrite UK / 01 May 2021 / Rank:10

Budget, sponsorship, venue, and accessibility – there are lots of things event creators need to consider when planning an event. But let’s take it back to the basics. The very first thing to decide on is the kind of function...

Registered Marketing Professional Review Set this May 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 01 May 2021 / Rank:19

The Registered Marketing Professional (RMP) Review for the September certification exam of the Success Institute Philippines - an accredited Junior Achievement of the Philippines Review Center is set this May 15, 2021. The RMP certification is a certification...

Eventful Life with Martin & Graham Alderman of Ulterior Events

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 01 May 2021 / Rank:23

The father and son duo behind Ulterior Events spoke to Holly Patrick about the changing face of incentive travel, how technology has revolutionised and depersonalised the way we travel and why a supper of jacket potatoes prevails over snake, every...

Belfast announced as the Host City of the One Young World Summit 2023

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 01 May 2021 / Rank:25

The post Belfast announced as the Host City of the One Young World Summit 2023 appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Tourism Congress of the Philippines - Luzon Tourism Update May 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 01 May 2021 / Rank:39

Tourism Congress of the Philippines Luzon Consultative Meeting. Learn the Luzon Tourism Status coming from the different Luzon regional directors and Assistant Secretary Christopher Morales. #tourism #philippines #luzon #TCP #travel...

Digital Field Trip - memory lane

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 01 May 2021 / Rank:27

There are more platforms in heaven and earth, dear reader, than in your philosophy. It was recently the annual hat tip to The Bard on his death day on 23rd April. Since I disentangled my future from... [[ This is...

Trussworks Announces Deal to be Exclusive Distributor of Prism LED Lighting Products in the US

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 01 May 2021 / Rank:8

Cedar Rapids, IA - Trussworks continues to grow as it has opened a new LED Lighting Solutions division and will be the exclusive distributor of Prism......

The 8 Best Product Photographers in Washington, DC

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:32

Washington, DC, brands and businesses are some of the most competitive in the nation! Without images that stand apart from the norm, a new business may not ever get the exposure even a brilliant product deserves. That’s why partnering up...

Digital Event Strategist Spotlight: Jonathan Tok, Platform Lead, Now Comms Asia

tholowaty / PCMA / 30 April 2021 / Rank:42

There is no better education than one you can find in the real world and in the last year, there was no better teacher than being forced to put digital-first. A scary step for some and for others, like Digital...

10 Last-Minute Date Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:35

Imagine that it was your job to plan date night, and even though you marked your calendar, you 100% forgot about it. Your sweetie has been anticipating your surprise all week, probably even longer. Now it’s the 11th hour and...

Smart Meetings Mid-Atlantic Experience Marks Return to Business

JT Long / Smart Meetings / 30 April 2021 / Rank:29

Top meeting professionals and dignitaries met this week at Lansdowne Resort and Spa in Loudoun County, Virginia, to celebrate the return to business at Smart Meetings’ first face-to-face event of 2021, Mid-Atlantic Experience. The post Smart Meetings Mid-Atlantic Experience Marks...

10 Last-Minute Anniversary Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:26

By definition, anniversaries are extra-special events. Whether you’ve been together a year or 50, an outing to commemorate the experiences that you have shared together is more important than any typical date. And yet, some years, we look at the...

No Mask, No Distancing, No Worries?

Admin / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 30 April 2021 / Rank:25

Testing the waters for the return of large indoor events, the British government conducted an unusual experiment that will inform the timetable for reopening venues....

Is the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Open to Exhibition Organizers?

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 30 April 2021 / Rank:33

Convene reached out to the Exhibitions and Conferences Alliance for answers about the grant, part of the recently passed American Rescue Plan....

11 Best Studio Photoshoot Ideas in Seattle

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:34

Seattle’s natural splendor makes it an ideal city for photoshoots. Whether it is a family gathering, a special occasion for your better half, or a serene evening in a bustling suburb, Seattle offers lush green parklands, lakes, mountains, and evergreen...

The Complete Guide to Event Planner Logos: Ideas, Tips, Examples

Maria Waida / Social Tables / 30 April 2021 / Rank:26

Want to make your event planning company stand out? Event planner logos are a great way to do exactly that. Whether you’re part of a team or flying solo, just getting started or an industry veteran, great marketing begins with...

UNLV’s Harrah College of Hospitality and U.S. Travel Conduct Post COVID-19 Visitors Survey

Nick Tann / PCMA / 30 April 2021 / Rank:34

The UNLV William F Harrah College of Hospitality, in partnership with US Travel Association, is conducting an important study to identify what measures hotels, convention centers, and sporting venues need to take in order for guests to feel safe and...

The 10 Best Product Photographers in NYC

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:118

New York City is a thriving hub where the largest brands in the world strive to have their stories told. Small wonder the photographers here are also some of the best in the world! Curious to know what sort of...

11 Great Home Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:33

Vancouver is one of the most photographed cities in the world. Everywhere you look, you can find something stunning and worthy of capturing with a snapshot. And if you’re looking for home photoshoot ideas in Vancouver to capture all the...

Spring Centerpieces Beyond Floral Arrangements!

Marley / The Party Goddess / 30 April 2021 / Rank:24

Let’s suppose you’re hosting a dinner party soon and suddenly you wonder, “What am I going to use as a centerpiece?” (cuz that’s the most important thing on my mind!) Flowers and candles are your ‘Duh!’ of the tablescape...

Experiential Design: 7 Principles for the New F2F Environment

Admin / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 30 April 2021 / Rank:43

You can’t pull your 2019 event designs off the shelf and expect them to work now. Chris Fredericksen, chief creative officer for experiential agency Pinnacle, offers these ideas for designing and building compelling brand experiences....

A Madrid Luxury Hotel Comes Back to Life

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 30 April 2021 / Rank:32

Mandarin Oriental Ritz, Madrid, formerly Hotel Ritz, has opened in the arts district after a three-year restoration....

What Do You Like Best — and Least — About Your Job?

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 30 April 2021 / Rank:37

In the latest Dashboard survey, we asked meeting professionals to tell us what they see as the highs and lows of their job as the pandemic continues into its second year....

11 Great Virtual Retreat Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:34

So the annual retreat is approaching, but it’s still not safe to gather in large numbers. What’s a good planner to do? Worry not, we’ve got you covered. With all the changes that’ve been happening lately, it can be challenging...

Hotel Franchise Lawyer: 5 Things to negotiate in your next Franchise Agreement

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:30

After a year of economic upheaval in the hospitality industry, hotels are making big changes as they look ahead to recovery. Oftentimes these changes involve a complete rebrand, and this leads to questions about what is negotiable in a franchise...

California hotel workers laid off due to COVID-19 get rehire rights

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:39

As coronavirus cases drop and economic activity starts to return to normal, the hospitality industry will soon be able to begin replacing workers who were laid off due to the pandemic. Some cities in California, and now the entire state,...

Here’s Where to Rent Office Space by the Hour in Chicago

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:30

As a business owner, you have to figure out the best available options for renting office spaces for your company. Sometimes as an entrepreneur, it’s difficult to rent an office on a monthly basis. In these circumstances, you have to...

Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out: 6 Ideas for Great Summer Events for Kids During COVID-19

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 30 April 2021 / Rank:33

The last bell has rung and kids are out of school until fall, which means parents are looking for fun things to do in the summer to keep everyone engaged and active — and maybe get a little alone time,...

11 Great Virtual Bridal Shower Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:34

Bridal showers are a sweet tradition that haven’t come to a halt in our ever-changing times. There’s food, games, and memories made to last. Just because a shower is going virtual this year doesn’t mean you have to miss out...

How to Photograph Earrings

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:27

Earrings are one of the most varied, vibrant categories of jewelry worldwide—there is virtually no culture that doesn’t have a history with them. A fashion staple, the right pair of earrings can make or break your attire and first impression....

What Event Planner Morgan Prewitt Has Learned Through Events

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 30 April 2021 / Rank:43

Her fast-paced career brought Morgan Prewitt many lessons along the way, from when to say ‘no’ to recognizing that no matter how much you feel the imposter syndrome, ‘you belong here.’...

Vaccine Skepticism Should Not Be Ignored In US Outbound Travel Recovery, Says GlobalData

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:38

Vaccine skepticism coupled with COVID-19 concerns will continue to affect US outbound travel recovery in 2021 and potentially 2022, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. COVID-19 concerns are high in the US. According to GlobalData"......

The Pandemic Effect: An Increased Desire To Travel More Sustainably

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:70

Earth Day 2021 will be a moment of reflection for travelers around the world. Instead of reminiscing about the trips they have taken in the past 12 months, it will be a milestone moment for many to reflect on how...

New National Board announced for US Society of Government Meeting Professionals

Paul Colston / CMW / 30 April 2021 / Rank:42

The US Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) has announced its newly elected National Board of Directors and Gilmer Institute of Learning trustees for 2021-2023. The newly elected leaders will be installed virtually in June and recognised at the upcoming...

The Future of Work at Eventbrite is Bright

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 30 April 2021 / Rank:30

At Eventbrite, the wellbeing of our global employees is top priority. We want every single Briteling to feel empowered to show up and do their best work every day, so we reimagined our workplace philosophy to let them choose...

Minor Hotels Announces The Anantara Plaza, The Future 5* Hotel In Nice

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:45

The Thai group will open its first Anantara-branded property in France in 2022, on the French Riviera in Nice. For this occasion, Minor Hotels and Covivio have taken a big step forward by renovating one of the most iconic hotels...

Hospitality Asset Managers Association (HAMA) Announces Results of “Spring 2021 Industry Outlook Survey”

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:49

The Hospitality Asset Managers Association ('HAMA') today released the results of its bi-annual survey of asset managers" thoughts, experiences and forecasts for the upcoming year as the hotel industry continues to deal with the on-going pandemic. W......

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Austin

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:37

Good photography, like all other forms of art, compels us to stop in our tracks, take a close look at the world around us, and feel touched and transformed by what we see. To treat you with such an experience,...

IEG hosts Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 30 April 2021 / Rank:39

The post IEG hosts Ordinary and Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

New World La Plume Niseko Resort To Open In 2023

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:37

New World® Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Hong Kong SAR-based real estate and development firm La Plume Niseko Resort TMK to manage New World La Plume Niseko Resort, a new luxury resort in Japan set to open in...

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Portland

Peerspace / Peerspace / 30 April 2021 / Rank:27

Portland is a dynamic city full of interesting characters—after all, they don’t say, “Keep Portland weird,” for nothing! Diving into the streets of Portland is like experiencing a tiny microcosm of bustling life, and it’s no surprise that street photographers...

Sonesta Partners With Sharecare And Forbes Travel Guide To Verify Health Security Across Managed North American Hotel Portfolio

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:30

Sonesta International Hotels Corporation (Sonesta) has announced that its more than 250 managed hotels in North America will soon all become Sharecare Health Security VERIFIED™ with Forbes Travel Guide. Once the verification effort is completed, Son......

ROOMDEX Presentation - The hyper-intelligent hotel upgrade and upsell platform

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:53

ROOMDEX automates, monetizes and ultimately simplifies the hotel room upgrade process by putting the power of choice in the hotel guest"s hands. Founded early 2020 by Jos Schaap, Pierre Boettner and Denis Bajet, 3 industry veterans (Ex. MICROS, Stay......

Newly launched tourism campaign in Ljubljana

Jasmina Jerant / KONGRES Magazine / 30 April 2021 / Rank:38

The post Newly launched tourism campaign in Ljubljana appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

What Will Your Wedding Day Look Like? Here’s Your Typical Reception Timeline

Sonia Reynolds / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 30 April 2021 / Rank:21

Nothing kills your wedding vibe more than dead space at the reception. It is crucial to keep things moving so your guests are having a good time from start to finish. The key to hosting a fabulous wedding celebration is...

Arca Hotel In Hong Kong To Open Mid-May

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:32

The Arca hotel in Hong Kong is scheduled to open its doors next month. Located in the up-and-coming neighborhood of Wong Chuk Hang in Aberdeen - on the east coast of Hong Kong Island, the hotel is a 7-minute walk...

ModernHaus SoHo, A New Forward-Thinking Luxury Hotel, To Open Today In NYC"s SoHo Neighborhood

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:34

Thor Equities Group announced today the opening of ModernHaus SoHo, a new luxury hotel in New York"s stylish SoHo neighborhood. The 114-room property features an extensive modern and contemporary art collection with pieces from some of the world"s f......

London Courses are Back!

The Event School London / The Event School London / 30 April 2021 / Rank:34

It feels like a long time since we held our courses in London with the last programme run in March 2020 when London went into its first......

A Guide To Choosing A Hybrid Event Venue

Mariana Fernandes / Endless Events / 30 April 2021 / Rank:20

Choosing a hybrid event venue presents its own set of challenges. While pre-COVID considerations also play into the decision-making process, the event landscape of 2021 brings more complexity to the......

Canada’s Calgary Stampede breaks ground on $500m venue expansion

Stuart Wood / CMW / 30 April 2021 / Rank:39

The Calgary Stampede in Canada has broken ground on the $500m expansion of its BMO Convention Centre. The new expansion’s design was revealed in June 2020, and will add 560,000sqft of space to the venue. It is designed by Stantec/Populous/S2...

IntercityHotel continues to grow and is coming to Karlsruhe, Germany in 2023

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:32

Deutsche Hospitality is launching a new project in its Upper Midscale Segment. The four-star IntercityHotel Karlsruhe will take shape right next to the city"s main railway station and will form part of a new and high-end complex to be known...

Playing Your Part – 10 Easy Steps Towards More Sustainable Meetings And Events

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:46

There"s no denying virtual meetings have their advantages. You can circumvent travel restrictions and social distancing requirements, save money and create a smaller carbon footprint – all while sitting in your pajamas. And while they will likely re......

April 2021 EventProf of the Month – Ashley Freeman

Lyden / Dynamo Events / 30 April 2021 / Rank:18

A Product Consultant at Creative Marketing Concepts aka “CreativeMC,” Ashley is product savvy, super communicative, and always ready to creative problem solve if we hit a snag. She gets both branding and production, and we are so lucky to have...

SOVA “The Social Hotel” Readies For Summertime Debut In Downtown Dallas

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:39

A new type of hotel, fresh to the shores of America, is on the way and it is on the brink of openings its doors in Downtown Dallas this May. Travel is frequently synonymous with adventure and SOVA Hotels has...

Daxton Hotel And Its Restaurant Madam Officially Welcomes Guests In Birmingham, Michigan

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:32

Daxton Hotel opens its doors in Birmingham, MI, located just 30 minutes north of Detroit. The hotel serves as a magnet for cultured locals and modern travelers alike within the vibrant city of Birmingham which has long been tied to...

Cankarjev dom: Jazz Festival Ljubljana is going live!

Jasmina Jerant / KONGRES Magazine / 30 April 2021 / Rank:39

The post Cankarjev dom: Jazz Festival Ljubljana is going live! appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

European eventprofs move Forward Together inside Allseated exVo

Paul Colston / CMW / 30 April 2021 / Rank:43

Cloud-based event planner Allseated provided serendipity encounters for 700 attendees at the FORWARD TOGETHER 2021 EUROPE virtual conference on 22 April. The platform, Allseated exVo, created mobility in digital twins of physical venues across European borders. The platform delivered emotional...

Hotel Industry Statement On President Biden’s First Joint Address To Congress

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:30

The following is a statement from Chip Rogers, president and CEO of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), on President Biden"s first joint address to Congress. 'Last night, President Joe Biden laid out his agenda for helping our national...

Watch: M&IT’s Holly Patrick on her pilot event experience

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 30 April 2021 / Rank:47

Senior journalist Holly Patrick shares her experience of being at the UK’s first large business event since the pandemic struck. The Change Business for Good pilot event was part of the government-backed, science-led Events Research Programme. The event at ACC...

Video Friday: Eventful Life With Holly Patrick & Alexa Martinez

Bob Toovey / The Event Planner News Blog / 30 April 2021 / Rank:18

Eventful Life is a series of video interviews by Holly Patrick for Meetings & Incentive Travel. She explores the career and passions of event planners from many different sections of the business world. In this edition, Holly talks with Alexa...

9 Essential Tips to Reduce Hybrid Event Risk

Eventsforce / Eventsforce / 30 April 2021 / Rank:20

Want the lowdown on all things events and technology? In your inbox, every week. Hybrid events have more risk than in-person or virtual events. And this is mainly because a hybrid event combines two very different audience experiences. As...

Fieldlab Events proves more scope is possible for active outdoor events

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 30 April 2021 / Rank:37

The post Fieldlab Events proves more scope is possible for active outdoor events appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

IHG Hotels & Resorts Expands The Kimpton Brand In South East Asia With The Signing Of Kimpton Koh Samui

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:35

IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world"s leading hospitality companies, is proud to announce the expansion of Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants with the signing of Kimpton Koh Samui, the second Kimpton hotel in Thailand following the brand"s debut in...

Tourism In Technicolour

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:21

Cartoons might just hold the key to attracting an important new niche in the tourism market, according to a pioneering recent study by Dr Mimi Li and Mr Yuhao Chen of the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at...

Wedding Cake Tips - What To Ask During A Cake Consultation

elizabeth5532 / The Infinite Wedding Co. / 30 April 2021 / Rank:19

Deciding on your wedding cake should be a delicious experience that complements the enjoyment of your wedding planning journey. We have......

MGM Resorts International Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial and Operating Results

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:33

Best quarterly operating results in Las Vegas since reopening U.S. Regionals achieved record 1Q Adjusted Property EBITDAR and Adjusted Property EBITDAR margins BetMGM delivered market share gains in the growing U.S. sports betting and iGaming market......

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EHL Success Stories: Startup Edition - Project Planet

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:36

For this feature, we present Project Planet: a non-profit organization that centralizes all information and activities surrounding sustainability in Indonesia. Their vision is to make Indonesia environmentally and socially mindful in policies, actio......

Connect Weekly: EU Plans to Open Travel, Biden to Relax Masks Outdoors & More

Abigail Sakati / Aventri Blog / 30 April 2021 / Rank:19

Welcome to another edition of Aventri’s Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today’s meeting and event planners should know. We aim to cover everything from the worlds of events, technology, business,...

Connect Weekly: EU Plans to Open Travel, Biden to Relax Masks Outdoors & More

Abigail Sakati / Aventri Blog / 30 April 2021 / Rank:25

Welcome to another edition of Aventri’s Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today’s meeting and event planners should know. We aim to cover everything from the worlds of events, technology, business,...

Kimpton Hotel Fontenot To Open In New Orleans On May 11

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:32

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is pleased to announce the opening of Kimpton Hotel Fontenot, a 202-room boutique hotel located in the heart of New Orleans" Central Business District on the corner of Poydras and Tchoupitoulas Streets. Guests are now ab......

European travel may soon be an option for vaccinated Americans

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:48

Americans who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 may soon be able to add Europe to their summer travel plans. This, according to the European Commission, which said on Sunday that it is set to recommend a policy change to European...

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WTTC Global Summit Closes With Travel & Tourism Leaders Uniting To Restart Safe International Travel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:38

WTTC announce the Philippines as the next Global Summit hostCarnival Cruise CEO Arnold Donald named as WTTC"s new ChairGlobal Summit in Cancun Mexico hailed a success as world"s first face-to-face meeting of global tourism leaders takes place post-C......

Hotel Industry Thought Leaders Will Tackle Ways to Master the New Rules of Revenue Strategy at the Virtual Revenue Strategy Forum (RSF)

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:23

Duetto, hospitality"s innovative software as a service provider of revenue strategy solutions, in partnership with Silver Hospitality Group, announced today the first in a series of virtual Revenue Strategy Forums, designed to bring together leaders......

CLAVENT, the organizer of topmost technology events, successfully hosted their first-ever virtual conference TESTCON 2020

Akash Kumar / Townscript Blog / 30 April 2021 / Rank:17

CLAVENT is a globally acclaimed organization for hosting some of the most in-demand technology fests and conferences that decided to launch virtual events. The company attracts thousands of technology lovers ... Read More The post CLAVENT, the organizer of topmost...

Loyalty Programs And Increased Collaboration Will Be Key Features Of Post-Pandemic Travel, Says GlobalData

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:35

Price-conscious travelers may be lured by the reboot of loyalty programs across the tourism sector. Various travel companies are now repositioning loyalty programs as value-orientated, rather than solely price focused in post-pandemic travel as they......

The Power of Partnership

Amber Kispert / WEB-INF\web.xml / 30 April 2021 / Rank:18

Haute Companies has merged with EventWorks...

Martina Bienenfeld: “WRC represents one of the best forms of promotion for Zagreb”

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 30 April 2021 / Rank:37

The post Martina Bienenfeld: “WRC represents one of the best forms of promotion for Zagreb” appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Rhanee Palma Takes Over as Chief Sales Officer at FACE2FACE Meetings & Incentives

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:14

Rhanee Palma Takes Over as Chief Sales Officer at FACE2FACE Meetings & Incentives May 4, 2021 Matt Swenson The first time Jordan Clark approached Rhanee Palma about working for him, Palma lost a friendship with a fellow applicant over a...

4 Ways the Hotel Experience Will Look and Feel Different

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 30 April 2021 / Rank:19

4 Ways the Hotel Experience Will Look and Feel Different May 3, 2021 Matt Swenson As much of the country moves on to their second round of vaccinations, travelers are taking steps to returning to the open road. What used...

WA event industry facing devastation as McGowan unwinds restrictions

cim / CIM Business Events / 30 April 2021 / Rank:44

WA Premier Mark McGowan has announced a major easing of Covid restrictions including lifting maximum capacity at major sporting venues such as Optus Stadium and RAC Arena to 75 per cent. The latest move means a crowd of 45,000 will...

New GM for Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands

cim / CIM Business Events / 30 April 2021 / Rank:30

TFE Hotels has appointed Arthur Rojas as hotel general manager of Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands. Rojas has a long history with TFE Hotels working across both the Adina Apartment Hotels and Travelodge Hotels brands in Melbourne, Blacktown, North Ryde, Adelaide,...

Mantra Terrace Hotel Brisbane reopens after total refurbishment

cim / CIM Business Events / 30 April 2021 / Rank:47

Mantra Terrace Hotel Brisbane has reopened after completing a multi-million dollar renovation across its 85 guestrooms, public spaces, and restaurant and bar. The hotel’s O Bar and Restaurant has also been revitalised and now serves a new American bistro-style menu...

Holiday Inn Sydney Airport unveils $4m room refurb

cim / CIM Business Events / 30 April 2021 / Rank:48

Holiday Inn Sydney Airport has unveiled its $4 million refurbishment of 50 per cent of its guest rooms. Led by a team of creative architects and interior designers from A+ Design Group, The extensive refurbishment of the Superior Rooms and...

Apple Rock Wins 2021 Hermes Award

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 30 April 2021 / Rank:8

Greensboro, NC — It was announced last week that Apple Rock Displays has once again been recognized for its creative designs, winning an award for all......

EXHIBITOR Launches Online Portal Featuring 2021 "Top 40" Exhibit Producers

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 30 April 2021 / Rank:8

Earlier this year, EXHIBITOR magazine (the award-winning monthly magazine featuring best practices in trade show marketing) and Find It – Marketplace ......

DesignShop Rebranded as ColorCraft Following Recent Acquisition

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 30 April 2021 / Rank:8

Industry veteran Doug Hughes has reacquired Orlando-based trade show exhibit company, DesignShop, and rebranded the agency as ColorCraft. brbr......

Visit Plano Names Marisa Obando as SMERF and Government Sales Manager

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 30 April 2021 / Rank:8

PLANO, Texas – Marisa Obando has been named Visit Plano"s new SMERF (social, military, education, religious, and fraternal) and Government Sales Manag......

GCI Graphics Hires Jayme Carey for New Sales Role

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 30 April 2021 / Rank:8

ATLANTA – GCI Graphics, a division of Exploring, Inc., is honored to announce that print industry expert Jayme Carey has joined as the Sr. Client Ex......

Dallas Market Center Announces Updated Health and Safety Policies for June Markets

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 30 April 2021 / Rank:8

DALLAS – Dallas Market Center, following more than ten months of successful trade events serving loyal buyers and a record number of new buyers from a......

Show Me - who I am

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 29 April 2021 / Rank:29

...live immersive performance stage for plays, storytelling and musicals that is hi tech with a low carbon footprint with a pinch of crypto. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!...

Tech Giants: Aventri CEO Jim Sharpe Stresses Simplicity With Hybrid Meetings

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:27

Tech Giants: Aventri CEO Jim Sharpe Stresses Simplicity With Hybrid Meetings April 30, 2021 Matt Swenson One of the driving factors that led Jim Sharpe to become CEO of leading events platform Aventri was that he saw a chance to...

PCMA EMEA April Meet-Up

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:27

A monthly virtual gathering for the PCMA EMEA community to share regional updates and make business connections. This event is open to the entire EMEA business events community....

10 Things to Look for in Your Virtual/Hybrid Event Tech Partner in 2021

[email protected] (MeetingPlay) / MeetingPlay Blog | Learn About the Best Mobile Event App / 29 April 2021 / Rank:22

The COVID era prompted an industry-wide pivot to virtual and hybrid events. Now, virtual and hybrid are here to stay — and that’s a great thing. For attendees, these events offer expanded access to events anywhere in the world, with...

Discover Why Meetings Business Is Growing at the Ocean Center Daytona Beach

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:43

After a long day of meetings, attendees at the Ocean Center Daytona Beach don’t have to go far to dip a toe in the water—they just have to cross the street....

Virginia Beach Makes Meetings Affordable

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:32

Virginia Beach offers all you need for a successful meeting—location, affordability and variety, all in a safe and clean coastal destination. And to welcome you back as meetings recover, Virginia Beach is also offering incentives....

The Palm Beaches Are the Best Way to Meet in Florida

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:47

From lush outdoor spaces to luxurious ballrooms, The Palm Beaches’ diverse array of venues in 39 cities and towns means you can craft the perfect event for your clients....

Book Safe, Successful Meetings in Des Moines

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:44

When it comes to hosting safe events, Des Moines boasts a big advantage: experience. Iowa’s capital city has been open for business since March 2020, proving it can bring people together safely at events large and small....

Charlotte Rolls Out the Welcome Mat for Meetings and Conventions

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:30

Charlotte is back in business. The Queen City is successfully hosting meetings and conventions, winning rave reviews for the Religious Conference Management Association’s EMERGE conference in March....

Orlando Leads the Industry in Live Events

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:36

The Orange County Convention Center (OCCC)—one of the first convention centers in the U.S. to receive GBAC STAR Accreditation—has successfully hosted more than 60 live events since June 2020. That includes more than a dozen conventions and trade shows that...

Book Meetings with Ease in Historic and Charming Salem

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:37

When you book an event in Salem, Oregon, you’ll find an expert sales team ready to help, while meeting attendees will find a destination rich in natural beauty and warm hospitality....

Myrtle Beach Makes Meetings Easy

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:22

The Myrtle Beach Convention Center—located in the heart of downtown Myrtle Beach, just two blocks from the Oceanfront Boardwalk and Promenade—is one of the largest meeting spaces in the Southeast....

Louisville’s Iconic Venues Elevate Meetings and Events

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:31

At the legendary Churchill Downs—home of the Kentucky Derby—events can be held for up to 1,500 attendees at picturesque venues between the Twin Spires such as Millionaire’s Row, the Rooftop Garden and the Turf Club....

How Visit Aurora Can Help You Plan the Perfect Event

tholowaty / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:28

Aurora is home to the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center, with 518,000 square feet of event space; as well as the Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center, with 35,000-plus square feet of meeting space and 16 breakout spaces....

SHOP FOR MOTHER’S DAY AND BEYOND FROM OUR NACE MEMBER GIFT GUIDE

Charmayne Branch / NACE – National Association for Catering and Events / 29 April 2021 / Rank:18

Support NACE Members by finding one-of-a-kind gift ideas for your loved ones! We wanted to remind you of our Member Gift Guide that was launched in February! This free member service allows you to put your products in front of...

11 Fun Summer Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 29 April 2021 / Rank:35

Of all the Canadian cities, Toronto has some of the most naturally beautiful sites to enjoy, and the built environment is equally unforgettable. In summer, it’s a charming place, though surprisingly hot and humid considering how far north of the...

Survey: 70 Percent Believe Travel Will Be More Stressful Now

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 29 April 2021 / Rank:31

81 percent of global business travelers have seen their jobs negatively impacted by restrictions to cross-border travel, according to Collinson’s global research report, The Return Journey, which surveyed more than 30,000 leisure and business travelers in Europe, the Americas, the...

How to Create a Sense of Inclusion with Dima Ghawi

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 29 April 2021 / Rank:29

Candid Conversations podcast series featuring Dima Ghawi....

Employee Drought Threatens Hospitality Reopening

JT Long / Smart Meetings / 29 April 2021 / Rank:35

It turns out hiring back thousands of hotel employees, from chefs and bartenders to housekeepers and salespeople, is even harder than doing mass layoffs. The post Employee Drought Threatens Hospitality Reopening appeared first on Smart Meetings ....

Pilot event: ‘Act normally’, they said. But could I remember how?

Holly Patrick / Association Meetings International / 29 April 2021 / Rank:20

When the call came to attend Liverpool’s Good Business Festival kick-off event, ‘Change Business for Good’, it was an unhesitant “yes” from me. The chance to get out of the house, the chance to meet others, to network and attend...

11 Great Virtual Baby Shower Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 29 April 2021 / Rank:35

It seems like every get-together is virtual these days, but that doesn’t have to mean it’s impersonal. With a little thought and careful planning, virtual events can be a blast! Baby showers are no different, and if you play your...

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:31

Looking for ways to do your job better — or for the latest trends in the world of work? Here’s a roundup of career-related stories selected by the editors of Convene....

Virtual Event Trends Every Event Organiser Should Know About

Rhian Berry / EventMind | Virtual Event Experts / 29 April 2021 / Rank:20

This information in this blog post has been taken from our EventMind podcast, episode 3 which you can listen to here . In this blog, we want to highlight a few virtual event trends that we think event organisers...

Pilot event: ‘Act normally’, they said. But could I remember how?

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 29 April 2021 / Rank:41

When the call came to attend Liverpool’s Good Business Festival kick-off event, ‘Change Business for Good’, it was an unhesitant “yes” from me. The chance to get out of the house, the chance to meet others, to network and attend...

A Scientific Look at the Future of Conferences

Admin / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 29 April 2021 / Rank:53

A new report from the American Institute of Physics asks how the digital experimentation and lessons from the past year can make conferences more valuable....

Ready to Be a Successful Board Leader?

Ryan K. Jones / Strauss event & association management / 29 April 2021 / Rank:19

You have been nominated and are now a newly appointed board member. You were either recruited for your skillset or you volunteered for this position because you have a passionate desire to make an impact in your field. Now it’s...

Producing In-person Events Post-COVID: Nine Resources for Event Marketers

Event Marketer / Event Marketer / 29 April 2021 / Rank:23

As the number of Americans vaccinated for COVID-19 increases and the country begins to reopen businesses, more marketers are beginning to consider producing live, in-person events again. But in terms of logistics, budgets, technology and safety, events post-COVID will differ...

New Coeur D"alene, Idaho, Hotel Opens For Busy Summer Travel Season

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:34

Just in time for the bustling summer travel season, downtown Coeur d"Alene"s newest hotel will officially open on May 1, directly adjacent to the city"s eponymous lake. One Lakeside features 29 hotel suites and 40 already-sold residential condominiu......

People on the Move

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 29 April 2021 / Rank:21

Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where....

STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending 24 April

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:30

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee - U.S. weekly hotel occupancy remained flat from the previous week, according to STR"s latest data through 24 April. 18-24 April 2021: Occupancy: 57.3% Average daily rate (ADR): US$108.10 Revenue per available room (RevPAR)......

11 Cozy Winter Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 29 April 2021 / Rank:29

Vancouver is one of the most traveled tourist destinations in North America because of its elegance, history, natural beauty, and thriving creative scene. This unique combination creates endless venues for photoshoot ideas. When you add the breathtaking views of its...

Fast Forward 15 to host online fashion event

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 29 April 2021 / Rank:21

Fast Forward 15 to host online fashion event Olivia Powell Thu, 04/29/2021 - 16:00...

Head to Purdue University for Your Next Meeting or Event

Admin / Unique Venues blogs / 29 April 2021 / Rank:8

Head to Purdue University for Your Next Meeting or Event Event planners have their hands full these days trying to find the ideal venue that delivers a safe yet memorable experience. For your next event, head West! To West Lafayette...

Noba announces rebrand

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 29 April 2021 / Rank:33

Noba announces rebrand Olivia Powell Thu, 04/29/2021 - 15:28...

Wyndham Releases 2021 Environmental, Social And Governance (ESG) Report, Highlighting Commitment To Operate In A Socially, Ethically And Environmentally Responsible Way

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:28

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: WH) – the world"s largest hotel franchising company with over 8,900 hotels across nearly 95 countries and territories – today released its Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Report highlighting its commitment......

Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Completes Top-to-Bottom Multi-Phase Renovation

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:105

Sheraton Phoenix Downtown, Arizona"s largest hotel located in the heart of downtown, has been reimagined from top-to-bottom as part of Sheraton"s worldwide transformation of its guest experience vision. The newly renovated hotel, one of the first to......

Tapestry Collection by Hilton Debuts in the Chinese Mainland

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:33

Hollick Hotel Wen"an introduces a unique wine experience to the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region. Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of Hollick Hotel Wen"an, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, the first Tapestry Collection hotel in the Chinese M......

Expedia Group Offers Additional Revenue Streams To Airlines Via Its Template Technology To Boost Pandemic Recovery

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:25

The easy-to-integrate technology from Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS) enables airlines to cross-sell additional travel components on their website such as hotel or car, made possible through access to Expedia Group"s extensive global supply. It also......

Hyatt Unveils New Suite Of Events Offerings, Together By Hyatt

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:34

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced Together by Hyatt, a new suite of events offerings designed to meet planners where they are on their journey to return to events. Building on Hyatt"s deep-rooted expertise in delivering high-quality meeti......

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:35

PARSIPPANY, N.J. – Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: WH) today announced results for the three months ended March 31, 2021. Highlights include: Diluted earnings per share was $0.26, and adjusted diluted earnings per share was $0.36. Net income was $24......

Chic & Boutique Aiden® Opens In Berkeley, California

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:34

Best Western® Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of its newest Aiden hotel in the vibrant and energetic city of Berkeley, California. Aiden offers a bright and stylish design that embodies the eclectic energy of the northern California cit......

The pandemic has changed events. And it’s not all bad.

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 29 April 2021 / Rank:22

By Joel Crouch, Eventbrite VP of Global Revenue At last, it seems that the return of live events is gaining momentum. The end of the COVID-19 crisis seems in sight. Is it too early to look at the bright side...

isla to Address Sustainable Print in the Events Industry

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:21

Event sustainability group, isla, has launched a membership and working group specifically focused on solving the challenges around sustainable print. The group has been bought together to specifically target one of the key areas of event-based environmental waste, and create...

Cvent releases 2021 Travel Managers Report

Stuart Wood / CMW / 29 April 2021 / Rank:46

Event technology company Cvent has released its 2021 Travel Managers Report. The report was completed by independent research company Censuswide, and was based on more than 500 survey responses from corporate travel managers (CTMs) in the UK, Germany, France, Spain,...

A Perfect Start To The Day - The Life Of A Hotel Doctor

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:36

A businessman at the Anaheim Hilton was vomiting. Vomiters hate waiting, but the call arrived at seven a.m. on a Friday, and Anaheim is forty miles away. I hate creeping in rush hour traffic, so I try to delay those...

Kempinski Hotel Adriatic Reopens in Croatia and Presents Private Luxury Villas

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:40

The post Kempinski Hotel Adriatic Reopens in Croatia and Presents Private Luxury Villas appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Canberra Convention Bureau announces two new appointments

Stuart Wood / CMW / 29 April 2021 / Rank:45

Canberra Convention Bureau has announced two new appointments. Kimberley Wood takes over as head of sales and Kimberley Roberts-Salee as head of marketing, in a restructure the bureau says is aimed at “streamlining operations”. Wood’s career spans multiple sales roles...

Yuliya and Gary’s Lush Wedding at Graydon Hall

Brianne Hogan / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 29 April 2021 / Rank:24

If you’re looking for a stunner of a wedding, then look no further than Yuliya and Gary’s luxe celebration. Together with the help of planner Karina Lemke, the couple created a day that combined garden glam vibes with elegant sophistication....

UNWTO And Google Partner To Guide Restart Of African Tourism

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:26

In a special capacity building event, researchers and marketing professionals from 20 African National Tourism Organizations (NTOs) benefitted from two days of training on themes designed to help them attract visitors and better manage their tourism......

Outdoor GPS Treasure Hunts

Victoria Carbonell / Team Building & Corporate Event Management Agency – Maximillion / 29 April 2021 / Rank:17

It’s time to get back to the great outdoors, and bring back in-person activities! Our app-based activities are versatile in that we can deliver these The post Outdoor GPS Treasure Hunts appeared first on Team Building & Corporate Event Management...

First IMEX BuzzHub ‘Buzz Day’ presents stellar line-up

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:42

The post First IMEX BuzzHub ‘Buzz Day’ presents stellar line-up appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Dynamic And Energetic Glō® Brand Continues Expansion In The State Of Oklahoma

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:29

Best Western® Hotels & Resorts today announced that its GLō brand continues to light the way in providing leading boutique offerings to the state of Oklahoma with the addition of the new-construction GLō Enid OK Downtown/Convention Center Hotel. GLō......

Host City partners with energy provider Aggreko

Stuart Wood / CMW / 29 April 2021 / Rank:37

Aggreko, a company which provides mobile and modular energy, has been announced as the official sustainability partner of the Host City Americas Conference 2021. It is also the headline sponsor of the Host City 2021 Conference. Host City is a...

Pivot Plans June Opening Of The Kimpton Harper Hotel In Downtown Fort Worth

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:27

The highly anticipated Kimpton Harper Hotel debuts in downtown Fort Worth on June 2, 2021. Development Services Group, Inc., based in Memphis, TN, acquired the architectural landmark near Sundance Square from XTO Energy and oversaw the adaptive reus......

Wyboston Lakes Resort commits to supporting careers in hospitality by signing Hoteliers’ Charter

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:92

Wyboston Lakes Resort has joined many leading hotel groups, further education colleges and industry associations in signing the Hoteliers’ Charter. The Bedfordshire resort that includes a four-star hotel and two purpose-built venues for conferences and training events, as well as...

Hotel Industry & Union Join To Urge Congress For Aid AHLA, Unite Here Call On Congress To Pass ‘Save Hotel Jobs Act’ To Help Hotel Workers

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:18

Chip Rogers, president and CEO of AHLA, applauded Senator Schatz and Representative Crist for introducing this critical legislation to support hotel workers. 'Every day, hotels are closing for good, and hardworking, loyal employees are sadly being l......

Welcome back to De Vere

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:23

With restrictions starting to ease, we are looking forward to welcoming our clients and delegates back to our properties. In preparation for your return, we have been making some exciting changes behind the scenes. Here is what you can expect...

5 Unexpected Skills You’ll Learn from Your Wedding Planning Course

Amira Harris / Pointers For Planners / 29 April 2021 / Rank:19

Thinking of enrolling in a wedding planning course? QC Event School tutor, Amira Harris, is here to reveal 5 surprising skills you’ll acquire from your training! Amira Harris is the proud owner of Aisle Travel™. Based in Calgary, Alberta, Amira’s...

Skyscanner Report Reveals How US Will Spend, Plan And Enjoy Travel In 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:30

Skyscanner"s Horizon Report reveals the hottest traveler trends for summer 2021, using the latest data and insights as well as expert opinion from Skyscanner and the wider industry. A one-off, survey of over 5,000 people worldwide provides insights ......

MCEC awarded the Freedom Award by Guide Dogs Victoria

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:49

The post MCEC awarded the Freedom Award by Guide Dogs Victoria appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

What #eventprofs need to know about the hybrid event matrix

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 29 April 2021 / Rank:31

The Hybrid Event Matrix is a useful concept for event planners, says Jelmer van Ast, founder and CEO of Conference Compass....

AEV and VEI announce partnership

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 29 April 2021 / Rank:30

The Association of Event Venues (AEV) and the Virtual Events Institute (VEI) have formed a strategic partnership....

AIM Group International launches ‘Breathe in the Digital Evolution’

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:50

The post AIM Group International launches ‘Breathe in the Digital Evolution’ appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Cvent 2021 Travel Managers Report reveals corporate travel managers’ RFP wish list

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:32

The post Cvent 2021 Travel Managers Report reveals corporate travel managers’ RFP wish list appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The Londoner announces new launch date, September 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:30

Taking centre stage in Leicester Square, the world"s first super boutique hotel, The Londoner, has announced that it will officially launch to guests in September 2021. Bringing together a masterclass in hospitality creation, including designers Yab......

UK And European Hospitality Industry Will Have To Evolve To Meet New Requirements Of Corporate Travel Industry In The Post-Pandemic Era

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:33

Cvent, a market-leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider, commissioned an independent research company, Censuswide, to survey industry professionals from Europe in the first quarter of 2021. This report is based on the survey re......

Kempinski Hotel Adriatic Reopens in Istria/Croatia and Presents Private Luxury Villas

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:26

With more and more travellers getting vaccinated over the coming weeks, this summer is definitely not lost. Full of confidence and having implemented all needed measures for health and safety, the very experienced team at the luxurious five-star gol......

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 29 April 2021 / Rank:18

Step into this amazing Vintage themed railway wedding shoot created by the Leicester Wedding Network at the Great Central Railway, in Loughborough, perfect inspiration for those who love trains, or those planning smaller weddings. Images were captured by IsoElegant Photography...

PPHE Hotel Group Today Announces A Trading Update For The Three Months Ended 31 March 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:22

With the vaccination programme well underway in the UK (the Group"s key market) and measures subsequently being eased, the Group is getting ready to reopen all its UK properties on 17 May Across the UK properties, domestic leisure and meetings...

EN Engage: Science and Progress

EN / Exhibition News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:19

Nina has had a wide and varied career starting with roles at The Builder Group (publishers or Building Magazine) and moving through… The post EN Engage: Science and Progress appeared first on EN ....

Drive-In To The Future Of Cinema

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:42

In the challenging landscape of tough online brand competition and social distancing behaviours, we’re seeing the most creative responses of companies who go the extra mile to thrive in any scenario. Not only do they need to reach through the...

Government pilot event takes place at ACC Liverpool

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 29 April 2021 / Rank:37

Government pilot event takes place at ACC Liverpool Martin Fullard Thu, 04/29/2021 - 11:02...

Government pilot event takes place at ACC Liverpool

Martin Fullard / Exhibition News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:44

ACC Liverpool hosted the UK’s first business festival since national lockdown began in March 2020 on 28 April. The Good Business Festival’s… The post Government pilot event takes place at ACC Liverpool appeared first on EN ....

Pilot business event: editor’s review

Martin Fullard / Exhibition News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:26

For those of you who follow either me, Conference News or Exhibition News on social media, you will have found yourself bombarded… The post Pilot business event: editor’s review appeared first on EN ....

Pilot business event: editor"s review

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 29 April 2021 / Rank:31

Pilot business event: editor"s review Martin Fullard Thu, 04/29/2021 - 10:51...

SIRO Boka Place, The First SIRO Branded Property Will Take Place In Montenegro For 2023

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:25

SIRO, which stands for Strength, Inclusive, Reflection and Original, is a more lifestyle concept designed around a mix of hospitality, fitness and wellness. SIRO Boka Place, which will open in 2023 in Boka Bay, will offer to its guests a...

Team Development Sessions

Victoria Carbonell / Team Building & Corporate Event Management Agency – Maximillion / 29 April 2021 / Rank:17

Given the journey many organisations have been on over the last year, what shape will your team be in when the road starts to open The post Team Development Sessions appeared first on Team Building & Corporate Event Management Agency...

Luxury Resort Brand One&Only Resorts Opens Its First Property In Europe: One&Only Portonovi In Montenegro

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:45

The Kerzner International Group"s brand has chosen Montenegro for its first European location in the Bay of Boka. One&Only Portonovi will open its doors on May 1st. One&Only Resorts" new resort will be located at the entrance of the Boka...

Is Social Media Marketing Getting Away from You?

WPIC / wpic.ca / 29 April 2021 / Rank:25

Did you know that more than half of the world’s population is on social media? Even if your audience is only in your own country, that is a tremendous opportunity for any business owner to be able to connect with...

get your team together for summer

SevenEdit / Seven Events / 29 April 2021 / Rank:20

the past year we have put on a lot of virtual team building events, over the last couple of weeks we have had an influx of live outdoor team building enquires for the summer/autumn. below are a few of our...

32 million euros for ultramodern conference center in Belgium

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 29 April 2021 / Rank:18

Flemish Minister of Tourism Zuhal Demir is co-investing through Tourism Flanders in a hypermodern digital arena on Corda Campus. With its 10,000 m², the Corda Arena will be the first and largest digital arena in the mainland....

Hubilo’s Virtual Event Platform Feature Update: 29th April 2021

Hubilo / Hubilo Blog / 29 April 2021 / Rank:20

Unpacking how your event performed has always been the cornerstone of any event, but with virtual events and subsequently virtual event platforms coming into the picture, there is a large.. The post Hubilo’s Virtual Event Platform Feature Update: 29th April...

NOEA Look to the Future at Event Production Show

rachel / NOEA | UK / 29 April 2021 / Rank:18

The National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA) have put together a day of seminars on its sponsored stage at the Event Production Show, taking place 26th & 27th May at Farnborough International. The sessions will follow the association’s #BuildBackBetter message and...

Leading Tourism Ministers Urge Public And Private Sector To Work Together To Save Travel & Tourism At WTTC Global Summit

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:28

CANCUN, MEXICO: The world"s leading Tourism Ministers joined together to urge the public and private sectors to work together in partnership to save Travel & Tourism at the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The plea came at the Global...

A New Metric for Associations

Amanda Kaiser / Smooth The Path / 29 April 2021 / Rank:18

Have you tried the love-meh-hate scale of measuring success? The post A New Metric for Associations appeared first on Smooth The Path ....

PolyU School Of Hotel And Tourism Management To Host Smart Tourism In The Greater Bay Area Forum

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:32

Organised by the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) in collaboration with its Hospitality and Tourism Research Centre, School of Tourism Management (STM) of Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU) and......

Brisbane’s BCEC holds more than 100 events in Q1 2021

Stuart Wood / CMW / 29 April 2021 / Rank:32

The Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC) has hosted 113 events in the first quarter of 2021, after re-opening in 2020. The venue has welcomed 71,571 visitors in the last four months, hosting five convention, four exhibitions and many more...

Glasgow"s voco Grand Central Hotel Projects A Bright Future

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:37

Voco Grand Central Hotel shines a light on hotel history in a stunning light show celebrating the hotel"s rebrand to voco and the reopening of Scottish hospitality The show, running throughout the week, celebrates the reopening of "Glasgow"s most lo......

Maximillion’s Covid Guidelines for Live Events

Victoria Carbonell / Team Building & Corporate Event Management Agency – Maximillion / 29 April 2021 / Rank:17

Maximillion are working hard to ensure that all our event services are delivered within local, regional and national government guidelines. We carry out specific risk The post Maximillion’s Covid Guidelines for Live Events appeared first on Team Building & Corporate...

Maritim Opens Its Second Hotel In Albania

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:23

The new Maritim Resort Marina Bay is located in the pretty harbour town of Vlora in southern Albania, on the edge of a bay with a wonderful view of the Adriatic. The modern, luxuriously appointed establishment has private beach access...

Hotel Investment Guide: How To Buy And Sell Hotel Real Estate?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:37

It"s not on the average person"s to-do list to buy a hotel, or sell one, for that matter. Therefore finding trusted guidance and information on how to buy and sell hotel real estate can be difficult or outdated. Whether you"re...

Spring Break A Big Splash For Florida Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:28

Spring Break 2021 didn"t just dive in, it made a cannonball-sized splash for Florida hotels and other U.S. destinations. When looking at STR"s School Break Report, 39% of college students and just 7% of K-12 students were on break beginning...

Delegates mingle without masks at UK pilot business event

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 29 April 2021 / Rank:39

Data collected from the UK’s first business event without Covid measures since the country went into lockdown in March 2020 will determine how and when meetings can resume safely. The Change Business for Good event, the kick-off event for The...

Accor challenges EHL students on the shifting digital landscape in hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:20

As a part of the ongoing partnership between the Accor Hospitality Hotel Group and Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne, a challenge was given to the BOSC6 students on the 'Hospitality Technology Strategy' elective course. 'How can technology help to monetis......

CEO Tammy Gillis Named Finalist For Women In Sales Award

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:32

Under the leadership of Tammy Gillis, Gillis disrupted the traditional hotel sales model in 2013 and launched a full service, turnkey, virtual sales team with employees based across North America. Elevating the sales profession – Gillis identified a......

In Vino Veritas LXXXIII: Upselling From A Glass To A Bottle

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:34

But rather than simply abstaining from liquor altogether, what we may observe on a cheque-by-cheque basis is that patrons opt for wine by the glass (BTG) in lieu of purchasing a whole bottle. So, besides a cost comparison, let"s look...

Nemacolin Selects Knowland to Expand Lead Volume and Increase Meetings and Events Revenue

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:41

Today Knowland, the innovator of AI-powered group data analytics for hospitality, announced that Nemacolin has selected Knowland to give its sales team the leverage it needs to be more proactive and productive in uncovering meetings and events busin......

Mantra Terrace Hotel Brisbane reopens after complete refurbishment

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:35

Accor"s centrally located Mantra Terrace Hotel Brisbane has reopened following a multi-million dollar makeover. Mantra Terrace Hotel Brisbane has reopened for guest stays after completing a multi-million dollar renovation across its guestrooms, publ......

A By Adina Sydney Opens Doors And Unveils ‘Golden Crown"

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:36

TFE Hotels" brand-new premium hotel experience, A by Adina Sydney, has officially opened its doors, becoming Sydney"s newest landmark CBD hotel. The crowning glory of an "elevated" suite of apartment hotel properties, the new A by Adina Sydney heral......

Simon Parker: On brand with Informa’s Anna Knight

Martin Fullard / Exhibition News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:34

EN guest editor Simon Parker talks to Informa VP Anna Knight about the success of her brand licensing portfolio In the last… The post Simon Parker: On brand with Informa’s Anna Knight appeared first on EN ....

Hotel Buffets Are Out. Here’s What’s In.

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:40

Hotel food and beverage operations have radically changed in the wake of the pandemic. From breakfast buffets to banquet dinners, service has drastically altered to keep guests safe and as stopgap against weaker demand. Several of the adjustments ma......

BCEC leads the way with a strong start to 2021

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:36

The post BCEC leads the way with a strong start to 2021 appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Maritim opens its second hotel in Albania

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 29 April 2021 / Rank:22

The post Maritim opens its second hotel in Albania appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Last Chance to Save!

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 29 April 2021 / Rank:19

Early bird pricing for The Special Event ends tomorrow!...

Planning An Event at an Arena or Stadium

Admin / Unique Venues blogs / 29 April 2021 / Rank:17

Planning An Event at an Arena or Stadium Do you have a major corporate event, meeting, social gathering, or even wedding coming up? If you’re expecting a large number of attendees or big-name guests such as top CEOs or even...

Who"s News in Special Events for April 29, 2021

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 29 April 2021 / Rank:26

Special events business news

Does Your Meeting Have Bleisure Potential?

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 29 April 2021 / Rank:42

Does Your Meeting Have Bleisure Potential? April 29, 2021 De-de Mulligan De-de Mulligan is a digital marketer, blogger and President of Mulligan Management Group , a full-service, boutique marketing agency. A former meeting planner who received the MPI Ohio...

FCM Meetings & Events kicks off new look with hybrid showcase

cim / CIM Business Events / 29 April 2021 / Rank:34

FCM’s Meetings & Events team officially launched their new brand and showcased their hybrid event offering at Sydney’s The Grounds in Alexandria last week. FCM Meetings & Events general manager Simone Seiler said the night was about celebrating their people...

Auckland welcomes back Australian conferences with bid win

cim / CIM Business Events / 29 April 2021 / Rank:37

Auckland has won the bid to host the 36th Annual Scientific Meeting for the Epilepsy Society of Australia To be held in November 2022, the event will bring together 250 specialists involved in the diagnosis, treatment and research of epilepsy...

ITB Asia gearing up for return of in-person event in October

cim / CIM Business Events / 29 April 2021 / Rank:44

ITB Asia is gearing up for the return of an in-person event physical in October. To be held in Singapore from October 27-29, over 600 international exhibitors have already registered for the annual three-day B2B trade show and convention, signalling...

Canberra Convention Bureau appoints two new executive roles

cim / CIM Business Events / 29 April 2021 / Rank:44

Canberra Convention Bureau has appointed Kimberley Wood as Head of Sales and Kimberley Roberts-Salee as Head of Marketing, in a strategic restructure aiming to streamline operations as the destination focuses on recovery for the Canberra industry. Wood’s new role will...

Hong Kong and Singapore to start travel bubble in May

cim / CIM Business Events / 29 April 2021 / Rank:37

Hong Kong and Singapore will begin a quarantine-free travel bubble on May 26. The travel arrangement will begin with one flight a day into each city, with up to 200 travellers on each flight. All travellers must test negative for...

EXHIBITORFastTrak Conferences Bring Face-to-Face Marketing Training to Providence and Louisville in 2021

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 29 April 2021 / Rank:20

Exhibitor Media Group, the award-winning leader in trade show and corporate event marketing education, announces registration is open for its two a h......

SGMP Announces New National Board, Gilmer Institute of Learning

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 29 April 2021 / Rank:8

ALEXANDRIA, VA — The Society of Government Meeting Professionals (SGMP) announced its newly elected National Board of Directors and Gilmer Institute o......

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Offers Planners Option to Take it Outside

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 29 April 2021 / Rank:8

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – As groups return to in-person meetings, planners are seeking more outdoor options to provide enhanced attendee safety, inspir......

Arlington Convention and Visitors Bureau"s Amanda Wells Honored with Major Award from Meeting Professionals International

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 29 April 2021 / Rank:8

ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Amanda Wells, Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), Director of National Accounts for the Arlington Convention and Visitors Bureau ......

Episode 30: Hybrid Innovations with Allie Magyar from Hubb

Liz King Caruso / techsytalk / 28 April 2021 / Rank:23

Hubb has been at the forefront of innovation and their recent Untethered conference was a great think-tank of event leaders to explore the boundaries of…...

David Sonntag Talks New Event Venue Outlook on LMG’s The Road Ahead Podcast

David Sonntag / Decibel Event Management / 28 April 2021 / Rank:19

I recently had the pleasure of guesting on Les Goldberg’s 39th episode of LMG’s The Road Ahead podcast, alongside Lauren Chelf from AOAC International, and Diane Kovats from ISCB, to discuss negotiating and navigating event venues through the COVID-lens. I’d...

New Leicester café to serve “Life-changing Coffee”

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 28 April 2021 / Rank:19

Leicester’s much-loved White Rose Café, located next door to the Guildhall and Leicester Cathedral, will re-open on the 17th May as Café No:7 serving coffee that helps people experiencing homelessness....

Putting Gender on the Agenda at the Olympics

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 28 April 2021 / Rank:32

After a sexist gaffe led Yoshiro Mori, then-head of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics organizing committee, to resign, his successor established a gender equality committee. Olympics corporate sponsors are now being asked to set their own equality and inclusion targets....

The Spanish MICE industry mobilises to return to safe events

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 28 April 2021 / Rank:51

Affected directly by Covid, the Spanish MICE industry has shown itself to be generous, adaptable and resilient. Almost overnight, MICE players responded in two ways: first by offering their assets to manage the pandemic; second, by reinventing themselves with new...

We’re back! Liverpool pilot proves we can meet again

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

The UK’s first business event without Covid measures since the first national lockdown in March 2020 went off without a hitch. The Change Business for Good event, the kick-off event for The Good Business Festival in July 2021, saw around...

Hotel Post-Pandemic Basics: User Research & Conversion Rate Optimization

Jahaan Somani / The Hotel Stories / 28 April 2021 / Rank:24

Meet Smart; Meet Responsibly in Las Vegas

Guest Author / Smart Meetings / 28 April 2021 / Rank:62

Memphis — home of the blues, soul and rock ‘n’ roll — has long been legendary among leisure travelers. But the $200M modernization of the city’s Renasant Convention Center creates a state-of-the-art facility in a boutique, affordable destination. Meeting and...

European Union Says “Yes” to Vaccinated U.S. Tourists

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 28 April 2021 / Rank:52

Expect to see fully vaccinated Americans rushing to European borders. In an interview with The New York Times on Sunday, the European Union’s executive body said that fully vaccinated Americans will be able to visit the European Union this summer....

Events Professionals Weigh Conflicting Recovery Realities

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

Convene’s latest COVID-19 Recovery Dashboard survey results demonstrate how suppliers and planners continue to factor all kinds of challenges into their plans for 2021 digital, in-person, and hybrid events....

A Win for Virtual Exhibitors

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 28 April 2021 / Rank:27

The National Electrical Contractors Association’s annual leadership conference was fully virtual and a first for the organization. Here’s how organizers encouraged attendees to engage — with each other and exhibitors....

11 Great Home Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 28 April 2021 / Rank:26

Frequently hailed the most diverse city globally, Toronto is home to over 230 different ethnic groups, all living and thriving together. Toronto’s fantastic diversity doesn’t end with the people who call it home, either. The residential districts in Canada’s most...

Photo Tour: Inside Amazon Prime Video’s ‘Coming 2 America’ Global Marketing Campaign

Kaylee Hultgren / Event Marketer / 28 April 2021 / Rank:27

There are highly-anticipated movie sequels… and then there’s “Coming 2 America,” a follow-up film that arrived 33 years after the original. Adding to the fever pitch of fandom: consumers never thought a sequel to the 1988 hit comedy—starring Eddie Murphy...

Langham Hospitality Group Annouces the Opening of Langham Place, Changsha Today

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:25

Langham Place, Changsha opens as Langham Hospitality Group"s 13th hotel in China, and the 25th property in the group"s growing global portfolio. The 295-room hotel is located within the expansive Da Wang Shan Resort, a world class tourist destinatio......

Hybrid Event Technology to Put You a Step Ahead

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 28 April 2021 / Rank:35

As restrictions on in-person events are being lifted in certain communities, live events are becoming a possibility again – but not everyone will be ready to return to in-person gatherings just yet. Accommodating both the eager-to-socialise and the more cautious...

Hybrid Event Technology to Put You a Step Ahead

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 28 April 2021 / Rank:33

As restrictions on in-person events are being lifted in certain communities, live events are becoming a possibility again — but not everyone will be ready to return to in-person gatherings just yet. Accommodating both the eager-to-socialize and the more cautious...

11 Fabulous Studio Photoshoot Ideas in Houston

Peerspace / Peerspace / 28 April 2021 / Rank:40

Houston is a culturally diverse city enriched with a dynamic fusion of food, community, and art. Take your camera and visit the HQ of famous space exploration programs, NASA. Stroll around the city and spot some of the most intricate...

Stop Reading From The Script!

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:26

This is why some companies get a bad rap! Our colleague here at Shepard Presentations, Nate Jones, shared a story about something that recently happened to his father. This is a great customer service training lesson. He bought a new...

Making Your Event Venue COVID-19 Secure

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 28 April 2021 / Rank:34

Despite the fact that the UK is well on its way out of lockdown, it’s still vital that event venues abide by government COVID-19 regulations. When it comes to preparing your event venue, give yourself plenty of time to get...

Event Production Show makes Showcase official production partner

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:41

The Event Production Show (EPS) has announced that event production company Showcase will be its official production partner. The partnership will see… The post Event Production Show makes Showcase official production partner appeared first on EN ....

Demand For Long-Haul Travel Is Greater Than Expected, According To GlobalData

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

Despite travel restrictions caused by COVID-19, it appears that consumer confidence has not been deterred too drastically, as a recent survey by GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, revealed that 36% of respondents stated that they woul......

WTTC Launches Ground-Breaking Initiative To Support Women In Travel & Tourism

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

Cancun Declaration adopted by more than 100 companies, industry associations and destinationsLeaders from the private and public sectors and academia join forces at Global Summit to promote diversity and inclusivity to boost women"s equalityMexican ......

Swashbuckling Hotel Sales: Stand And Deliver, Or Perish

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:31

Harsh words, Matey. Yet, as a Hotel Sales Professional, best to heed them. Beyond the ravages of a global pandemic, is the obliteration of all you knew about how customers (guests) make decisions and the ever-accelerating algorithms of artificial in......

VEI Alumni Stories: Mark Gordon, ExpoPlatform

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 28 April 2021 / Rank:35

Mark Gordon joined ExpoPlatform after completing the VEI Certification Program. Read his review of the course, plus his top tips....

Event Production Show makes Showcase official production partner

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 28 April 2021 / Rank:41

Event Production Show makes Showcase official production partner Olivia Powell Wed, 04/28/2021 - 15:07...

LBA Hospitality Opens New Courtyard By Marriott In Downtown Duluth, GA

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:54

The highly-anticipated Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Duluth Downtown (3141 Hill St. NW) constructed in the recently revitalized downtown area of Duluth, GA, officially opened its doors to guests on April 27, 2021. Located just outside of Atlanta, th......

A third of convention bureaux suffer public sector funding cuts

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 28 April 2021 / Rank:40

One in three convention bureaux suffered public-sector funding cuts over the last 12 months, according to a new report into the effect of the pandemic on the meetings industry. Job losses were another factor vexing bureaux, with a quarter having...

Events Industry Report: Reopening Updates, Restrictions, and Creative Safety Measures

Angela Haupt / Eventbrite US Blog / 28 April 2021 / Rank:24

Eventbrite’s Events Industry Report is designed to keep event creators like you informed on the shifting landscape of events during the COVID-19 pandemic. Making sense of what’s allowed, and where, can be complex for event organizers as regulations for in-person...

Caesars Entertainment Announces $400 Million, 3-Year Reinvestment In Atlantic City

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:39

Caesars Entertainment Announces $400 Million, 3-Year Reinvestment In Atlantic City April 28, 2021 Lisa Plummer Savas Caesars Entertainment is going all-in on Atlantic City. The hospitality giant recently unveiled a $400 million master plan investment in its Caesars, Harrah’s Resort...

The Latest Hotel Website Trends and Tips

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:30

In order to improve on your hotel"s website, it"s helpful to be aware of the trends sweeping the web so you can ensure you"re giving yourself the best chance possible of increasing your direct bookings. The pandemic has changed our...

Project “Living Places” will revive Bratislava’s public spaces

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 28 April 2021 / Rank:37

The post Project “Living Places” will revive Bratislava’s public spaces appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

A Time For Reflection

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:28

Spring has sprung a spiked surprise, second year running. And sadly caught us napping again. Lockdowns abound, soaring hopes have been negated; frustration and despair are rising – in different measures and pressures, depending on a person"s station......

The Castell Project Releases Fourth Annual Women In Hospitality Industry Leadership Report

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:58

Officials of Castell Project, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the careers of women professionals in the hospitality industry, today released the 2021 Women in Hospitality Industry Leadership report. Celebrating its f......

COVID-19 certificate to Messukeskus Helsinki as the first event organiser in the Nordic countries

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 28 April 2021 / Rank:34

The post COVID-19 certificate to Messukeskus Helsinki as the first event organiser in the Nordic countries appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The Power Of Scent: How To Create An Olfactory Signature In Hospitality

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:32

An interview with scent specialist, Emmanuelle Grau-Bretin, founder and director of the Neuchâtel-based olfactory design center, Flacon & Molecule. Working at the crossroads of brain science, art, design and the senses, Emmanuelle shares her views o......

20 Questions with Sharifa Wilkinson, Major Sports Event Management Specialist.

The Event School London / The Event School London / 28 April 2021 / Rank:34

We played "20 Questions' with Major Sports Event Specialist, Sharifa Wilkinson to learn more about the person behind the expert. Bringing......

SuitePad is providing Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London with digital guest communication solutions

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:44

SuitePad, Europe"s leading provider of digital guest communication systems for the hotel industry, has installed guestroom tablets at Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London, with tablets having been incorporated into all of the hotel"s 202 guestroom......

Beach Destinations Lead Mexico’s March Hotel Uptick

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:30

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee — March produced improved hotel occupancy across most of Mexico"s markets, but beach destinations continued to lead the country"s recovery, according to data from STR. Overall, Mexico"s March occupancy came in at 37.0%, up ......

6 Exciting In-store Event Ideas to Make Your Shop Pop

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 28 April 2021 / Rank:21

The face of retail shopping in Australia has been changing for over a decade, with more consumers embracing the convenience of online purchasing, influencer recommendations, and curated collections over more time and labour intensive trips to shops. COVID-19 has intensified...

The Lensbury launches COVID-secure corporate bubble retreats

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 28 April 2021 / Rank:33

Following the success of hosting two COVID-secure bubbles for the England national men’s rugby union team, The Lensbury has launched a corporate retreat offering to allow businesses to book events and stays within COVID-secure bubbles while social distancing restrictions are...

Introducing the CN Agency Awards 2021 finalists

Louisa Daley / Conference News - CN / 28 April 2021 / Rank:47

Introducing the CN Agency Awards 2021 finalists Louisa Daley Wed, 04/28/2021 - 11:57...

Ocean Park Inn Has Reopened Its Doors

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:26

Ocean Park Inn (OPI), a family-owned and operated hotel celebrating 30 years in the heart of Pacific Beach, is now open after a year-long property-wide renovation. The beachfront hotel, ideally situated on the iconic Pacific Beac h boardwalk just st......

MPI UK & Ireland partners with Virtual Events Institute

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

Meeting Professionals International’s (MPI) UK & Ireland Chapter has partnered with the Virtual Events Institute (VEI)....

Scandic’s Interim Report Q1 2021 – Well Prepared For A Recovery

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

First quarter in summary Net sales decreased by 72 percent to 930 MSEK (3,343). Average occupancy dropped to 17.5 percent during the quarter. Levels of activity were particularly low in the larger cities. In all countries, continued restrictions fro......

Government asked to extend insurance of pilot shows to more events

Chris Barrett / Exhibition News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

DCMS Committee chair Julian Knight MP has written to secretary of state Oliver Dowden calling for the Events Research Programme to be increased by… The post Government asked to extend insurance of pilot shows to more events appeared first on...

Government asked to extend insurance of pilot shows to more events

Chris Barrett / Conference News - CN / 28 April 2021 / Rank:41

Government asked to extend insurance of pilot shows to more events Chris Barrett Wed, 04/28/2021 - 11:11...

Are drive-in events set to skyrocket again this Summer?

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 28 April 2021 / Rank:38

Eventbrite sees 300% increase in number of drive-in events listed for April With restrictions still in force on many activities until 17 May, it looks like drive-in events are set to explode in popularity again this spring and summer. Ticketing...

5,000-cap Barcelona pilot show had no impact on Covid spread

Olivia Powell / CMW / 28 April 2021 / Rank:46

​ In news that bodes well for the UK Government’s Events Research Programme, organisers have found there was “no sign” of increased Covid-19 infections following a pilot test event with 5,000 fans at a Love of Lesbian show at Barcelona’s...

5,000-cap Barcelona pilot show had no impact on Covid spread

Chris Barrett / Exhibition News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:43

​ In news that bodes well for the UK Government’s Events Research Programme, organisers have found there was “no sign” of increased… The post 5,000-cap Barcelona pilot show had no impact on Covid spread appeared first on EN ....

Melbourne CEC chief operating office announces retirement

Paul Colston / CMW / 28 April 2021 / Rank:42

Leighton Wood (pictured), chief operating officer, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) has announced his plans to retire following over 10 years of service. Chief executive Peter King said Wood’s experience and guidance had been instrumental to MCEC’s success over...

European Cities Marketing and DTTT announce a new programme of support

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

The post European Cities Marketing and DTTT announce a new programme of support appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

5,000-cap Barcelona pilot show had no impact on Covid spread

Chris Barrett / Conference News - CN / 28 April 2021 / Rank:38

5,000-cap Barcelona pilot show had no impact on Covid spread Chris Barrett Wed, 04/28/2021 - 10:43...

Moments May Pass But Feelings Last Forever

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:32

Is there a feeling that takes you back to a specific memorable moment in your life? We"ve all experienced a sight, smell, or heard something that makes us remember a pleasant moment. It could be something as simple as a...

UFI Asia-Pacific Conference goes all digital in May

pcolston / Conference News - CN / 28 April 2021 / Rank:44

UFI Asia-Pacific Conference goes all digital in May Paul Colston Wed, 04/28/2021 - 10:25...

WTTC unveils equality initiative for women in travel & tourism

Stuart Wood / CMW / 28 April 2021 / Rank:40

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has launched a new initiative to support women in the travel and tourism industries. The Cancun Declaration has been adopted by more than 100 countries, industry associations and destinations. It takes its name...

Sustainable Travel Bucket List: The Best Eco-Conscious Hiltons Around The World

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:32

Hilton Garden Inn Faroe Islands The new Hilton Garden Inn on the remote Faroe Islands feels almost otherworldly. The entire property was built with sustainability at its core, embracing the archipelago"s own sustainable tourism strategy. The hotel"s......

Seoul’s new package puts accent on hybrid as bureau looks to support organisers long term

Paul Colston / CMW / 28 April 2021 / Rank:61

The Seoul Convention Bureau (SCB) has beefed up its support programme for the year, although it says part of the support for event organisers may not be used due to the ongoing situation with Covid-19. Rather than sitting around watching...

Simon Announces Opening Of Hotel At Sawgrass Mills

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:29

Simon® and Norwich Partners in collaboration with Marriott International and Concord Hospitality Enterprises are pleased to debut the AC Hotel Fort Lauderdale Sawgrass Mills/Sunrise at Sawgrass Mills, one of the largest outlet shopping destinations ......

What eventprofs want

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 28 April 2021 / Rank:37

What eventprofs want Martin Fullard Wed, 04/28/2021 - 09:16...

Event management during the Corona pandemic

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 28 April 2021 / Rank:43

The post Event management during the Corona pandemic appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

MCEC Chief Operating Officer, Leighton Wood Announces Retirement

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 28 April 2021 / Rank:39

The post MCEC Chief Operating Officer, Leighton Wood Announces Retirement appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Relais & Chateaux launches "Villas By Relais & Chateaux": Fully Customizable Service

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:36

A portfolio of over 500 villas today sets a new standard in customizable personal service, presented in refined accommodation that promises space and seclusion outside of a hotel setting. The collection, which has been carefully curated to adhere to......

Cilla Benkö, CEO of Swedish Radio: The Evolution of Leadership in a Post-Pandemic World

Letitia Lim / ManagementEvents / 28 April 2021 / Rank:21

Radio is regarded by many as a trusted source for reliable news, especially during crisis situations. Cilla Benkö, Director General & CEO of Swedish Radio, Sweden’s biggest radio broadcaster says: “Radio [has a] very important task of covering the...

Accor"s Peppers brand arrives in the Yarra

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:33

Accor, the largest hotel operator in Australia, has opened its first hotel in Victoria"s picturesque Yarra Valley today with the opening of Peppers Marysville. Opening in 2015 and developed in collaboration with the Victorian Government following th......

Prague Airport Launches Fly via Prague Service

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 28 April 2021 / Rank:44

The post Prague Airport Launches Fly via Prague Service appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

7 Interesting Ways to Monetize Your Virtual Events

Archana Kale / Townscript Blog / 28 April 2021 / Rank:24

The year 2020 has been declared the harshest but the most creative year of the decade. As said,’ desperate times call for desperate measures; people are ready to do anything ... Read More The post 7 Interesting Ways to Monetize...

ITB Asia to gear up for a physical international travel trade show in October 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:33

Asia"s Leading Travel Trade Show will be happening as scheduled in Singapore from 27 – 29 October, implementing the current COVID-19 hygiene and safety protocols Over 600 international exhibitors have already registered for the annual three-day B2B ......

Culture and Heritage Tourism NGOs Create Global Alliance

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:32

Two tourism bodies have signed an agreement to put culture, heritage and communities at the forefront of the post-Covid travel recovery. The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH), based in Sydney, with offices in Europe, and the......

Customer Satisfaction with Airlines Soars, While Hotels Hit Worst Mark in More Than a Decade, ACSI Data Show

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:38

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, travel industries were among the first businesses to take the brunt of the global crisis—and no segment was spared. According to the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI®) Travel Report 2020-20......

ALICE Chosen as Accor Maintenance Solution in North & Central America

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:29

ALICE, a leading hospitality operations and management platform, is pleased to announce that it is now the preferred preventative maintenance solution provider for Accor"s properties in North & Central America. Accor is one of fastest growing hotel ......

What Role Will Event Apps Play in Keeping Events Safe?

Miguel Neves / Event Manager Blog / 28 April 2021 / Rank:26

Mobile technology is sure to play a critical role in our much-desired return to in-person events, yet event apps are currently not top of mind. Will they be used to help ensure a covid-safe environment? If so, can planners force...

Association of Event Organisers to hold Summer Soiree

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 28 April 2021 / Rank:53

The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) has announced details of its first live event of 2021: the AEO Summer Soirée. The event will take place on the evening of 21 July at the HAC in east London. The AEO Summer...

Digital events toasted at the Virtual & Hybrid Event Awards

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 28 April 2021 / Rank:44

The first Virtual & Hybrid Event Awards by the Virtual Events Institute (VEI) saw 20 awards dished out on the night. The event was broadcast from ExCeL London and Anna Valley’s hybrid event studio and aimed to celebrate the best...

How a chain improved conversions by 20% with FornovaEC

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 28 April 2021 / Rank:34

Decameron Hotels & Resorts is the largest hotel platform in Latin America, with 33 properties comprising over 9,000 hotel rooms. Focused on South, Central America, and The Caribbean, with properties in Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Ecuador, Panama, El Sal......

CWT appoints Michelle McKinney Frymire as CEO

cim / CIM Business Events / 28 April 2021 / Rank:39

Travel management platform CWT has appointed Michelle McKinney Frymire as CEO, with incumbent Kurt Ekert stepping down to take on the role of senior advisor to the company. Frymire joined CWT in 2019 and has over 20 years’ travel industry...

Konduko expands Asia-Pacific team following increase in contactless event tech

cim / CIM Business Events / 28 April 2021 / Rank:35

Contactless event technology company Konduko has appointed Clifford Fairbrass as VP for Business Development in Asia-Pacific. Marcio Faria has also joined the growing Asia-Pacific team in Australia as a new software engineer. Clifford will support Konduko’s ‘Kontactless Smart Events’ product...

MCEC chief operating officer Leighton Wood to retire

cim / CIM Business Events / 28 April 2021 / Rank:31

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) chief operating officer Leighton Wood has announced his plans to retire following over 10 years of service. MCEC’s current director of business relaunch, Helen Fairclough, will step into role. MCEC CEO Peter King said...

Melbourne’s Crown Casino cops $1m for junkets

cim / CIM Business Events / 28 April 2021 / Rank:37

Crown Casino has been fined the maximum amount of $1 million for failing to keep the necessary records relating to junkets in order to keep the casino free from criminal influence. “The commission concluded that in respect of the analysed...

New CDC Guidelines: Still No Large Gatherings, But No Masks Outdoor If Vaxed

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 28 April 2021 / Rank:41

Some restrictions have been lifted for those who have been vaccinated, according to new guidance announced today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The post New CDC Guidelines: Still No Large Gatherings, But No Masks Outdoor If...

Merivale expands into Melbourne

cim / CIM Business Events / 28 April 2021 / Rank:26

Merivale is opening its first venue in Melbourne later this year in the heart of the CBD. Merivale head Justin Hemmes acquired the historic Tomasetti House at 277 Flinders Lane for a reported $40 million. “[Melbourne’s] local hospitality industry is...

Accor expands into Yarra Valley with Peppers brand

cim / CIM Business Events / 28 April 2021 / Rank:32

Accor has opened its first hotel in Victoria’s Yarra Valley with the opening of Peppers Marysville. Opening in 2015 and developed in collaboration with the Victorian Government following the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires, the property features 101 guestrooms, a conference...

More than 200 Exhibiting Companies Commit to Vision Expo East 2021

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 28 April 2021 / Rank:29

Alexandria, VA – The Vision Council and Reed Exhibitions, co-organizers of Vision Expo, today announce that more than 200 exhibiting companies have co......

Hotel Industry and Union Join to Urge Congress for Aid

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 28 April 2021 / Rank:32

WASHINGTON – The American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) and UNITE HERE, the largest hospitality workers union in North America, today joined forc......

CTA Announces Return to Las Vegas for CES 2022

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 28 April 2021 / Rank:31

Arlington, VA – The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® today announced CES® 2022, the world"s most influential technology event, will return to L......

Destinations International Rising Stars Share Their Covid Lessons

Smart Meetings / Smart Meetings / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Destinations International announced their 2021 30 Under 30 class from CVBs and tourism boards around the world. We asked each of the individuals, “What Covid lesson will help you succeed going forward?” We think you will agree that the responses...

QR codes will never die!

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 27 April 2021 / Rank:49

QR codes just don’t go away. With the pervasiveness of mobile phones with QR recognition built in to the operating system and even social media platforms Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn all... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

Hybrid How-To: A Guide to Hosting Successful Hybrids

Smart Meetings / Smart Meetings / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

In Smart Meetings’ webinar, “Hybrid How-To: A Step-by-Step Guide to Hosting a Successful Hybrid Event,” Alyssa Peltier, senior event marketing manager for Cvent, shares how to to get us there with fewer hiccups. The post Hybrid How-To: A Guide to...

Avoid No-shows and Get Attendees Through the Door

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 27 April 2021 / Rank:35

There’s nothing more deflating than the faces of your hard-working event team when your expected guests don’t show up after you’ve all put in the work. No-shows are not only disappointing, they’re expensive and can make a big difference to...

The Path of Business-Travel Recovery: Still Unsteady

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 27 April 2021 / Rank:45

Even as travel executives gather to consider the steps to recovery for the sector, pandemic considerations force another high-level industry event to be postponed....

Mobile Tours: Tackling Textile Waste, LG Urges Consumers to Clean Out Their Closets

Kait Shea / Event Marketer / 27 April 2021 / Rank:35

There’s a hidden skeleton in your closet: that pile of unwanted clothing. The average American generates 81 pounds of textile waste each year, according to the Environmental Protection Agency, so to help consumers reduce their fashion footprint, LG Electronics hit...

Webinar: How We Safely Hosted a Face-to-face Event in January

tholowaty / PCMA / 27 April 2021 / Rank:46

The Gaylord Rockies Hotel in Aurora, Co., hosted a face-to-face event as part of the hybrid Convening Leaders 2021. How did they do it safely? Join us for a candid conversation with Michael Clarke and Tonya Almond about hybrid events....

Kate Dooley Reviews Non-Fiction from Madhur Anand and Billy-Ray Belcourt for EVENT 49/3

Event Mags / EVENT / 27 April 2021 / Rank:20

Kate Dooley Reviews: Madhur Anand, This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart, Strange Light, 2020 Billy-Ray Belcourt, A History of My Brief Body, Hamish Hamilton, 2020 At the heart of memoir writing exists an author’s ability to carefully piece...

4 Shortcuts to Keep Your Audience from Zoning Out

Guest Author / Smart Meetings / 27 April 2021 / Rank:39

Here’s a harsh truth. People aren’t paying attention to your presentation. There is good news though. The switch to virtual is forcing us to change how we interact with audiences. Here are four steps to building better, more effective presentations....

Wedding-Worthy Looks from the 2021 Oscars Red Carpet

Harmony / Mindy Weiss / 27 April 2021 / Rank:27

The red carpet is back! We may not be ‘back to normal’ quite yet, but watching the 2021 Oscars last weekend made that day seem just a little bit closer. It was great to see event designers using smarts and...

Here’s Where to Rent Office Space by the Hour in Atlanta

Peerspace / Peerspace / 27 April 2021 / Rank:42

Booking the perfect meeting space that has privacy and affordability is the best way to stave off pre-meeting anxiety. Luckily for you, there are thousands of unique spaces available on Peerspace that can help you out. With Peerspace, you rent...

A Year Later, the Hotel Industry Recalibrates, Reassesses

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Just over a year after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, the global hotel industry is—slowly—stirring from hibernation and seeing at least modest gains in traveler demand. The wait has been long, and it remains a work in...

Three Forks Ranch Selects Suite Of Agilysys Property Management, Point Of Sale, Spa & Inventory Management Solutions

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:38

Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced that Three Forks Ranch has selected Agilysys Cloud-Native SaaS solutions for its premier wellness destination re......

When Does it Make Sense to Work for Free as a Wedding Planner?

Planner"s Lounge - Danielle / Planner's Lounge – Become a Wedding Planner, Wedding Planner Resources, Wedding Planning Careers / 27 April 2021 / Rank:19

As a professional wedding and event planner, we are often asked to do work for free. How do we decide when it’s worth it? Here are 4 scenarios when working for free makes sense: 1) You are brand new to...

Here’s Where To Rent Office Space by the Hour in San Francisco

Peerspace / Peerspace / 27 April 2021 / Rank:37

A cultural epicenter in the United States signifying the American dream, diversity, and luxurious living, San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in the Sunshine State and the entire U.S. It is known for its vibrant culture, eclectic...

A romantic springtime post wedding shoot in the Cherry Blossom

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 27 April 2021 / Rank:35

Today I am thrilled to share this romantic springtime post wedding shoot in the Cherry Blossom at Branch Brook Park. Images were captured by Dawnpoint Studios Dawnpoint Studios is Angelica Pasquali, an adventurous wedding and elopement photographer based in New...

Easyfairs launches Beyond Beauty

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:30

Exhibition organiser Easyfairs has today announced the launch of Beyond Beauty Live, an aesthetic treatment and cosmetic surgery exhibition. The event aims… The post Easyfairs launches Beyond Beauty appeared first on EN ....

Meliá Hotels International Begins Vaccination of 2,200 Employees in Punta Cana

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:33

Meliá Hotels International has begun the vaccination of its 2,200 employees in Punta Cana. In coordination with the Department of Public Health, this is part of a larger strategy to prioritize the tourism industry in the Dominican Republic to make...

Looking Forward: A Practical Perspective on Recovery

Guest / UFI Blog / 27 April 2021 / Rank:20

Rod Cameron, Executive Director, Joint Meetings Industr [...] The post Looking Forward: A Practical Perspective on Recovery appeared first on UFI Blog ....

Tarsus partners with YouTuber Sam Chui to promote Dubai Airshow

Stuart Wood / Exhibition News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Global B2B organiser Tarsus Group has announced a new partnership with aviation content creator Sam Chui. Chui is a YouTuber who creates… The post Tarsus partners with YouTuber Sam Chui to promote Dubai Airshow appeared first on EN ....

Dallas Event Producer to Open Virtual-Event Studio

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 27 April 2021 / Rank:46

Beyond the cameras and technology, The Event Nerd team wants to bring their special-event expertise to online experiences....

Leading Hotels Announces New Leading Strategic Sourcing Partners: Bonotel Exclusive Travel, TripArc, OTA Insight, Fastpayhotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:38

The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. (LHW) is pleased to announce collaboration with four new companies under their Leading Strategic Sourcing (LSS) program. The additions include luxury-focused Wholesale Partners Bonotel Exclusive Travel, TripArc ......

All signal, no noise, as UFI Asia-Pacific Conference goes all digital in May

Paul Colston / Exhibition News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:41

Global association of the exhibition industry, UFI’s 15th annual Asia-Pacific Conference is to be held on 20 May 2021 as an all… The post All signal, no noise, as UFI Asia-Pacific Conference goes all digital in May appeared first on...

10 Sultry Valentine’s Day Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 27 April 2021 / Rank:40

With Valentine’s Day practically around the corner, couples all over Toronto are prepping for the big day with candies, treats, and presents in hopes of making the day unforgettable for their sweethearts. But what better way to immortalize the most...

Eventprofs back Covid-status certificates as temporary measure

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 27 April 2021 / Rank:41

Associations, agencies and venues have backed the introduction of Covid-status certification as a temporary measure to support the full reopening of the sector. Dozens of event professionals from across the sector have signed a letter vowing to work with the...

CWT appoints new CEO

Stuart Wood / CMW / 27 April 2021 / Rank:27

CWT, the B2B travel management platform, has announced the appointment of Michelle McKinney Frymire as its Chief Executive Officer. The appointment takes effect from 1 May, when incumbent Kurt Ekert will be stepping down. Frymire joined CWT in 2019 and...

Key Communication Strategies for Hybrid Events

Olivia Otterness / Agency EA / 27 April 2021 / Rank:16

As we begin to enter a brand new world, a lot of uncertainty in the live events space remains. While it will be a while longer until there’s a full return to large in-person events, the past year has given...

22 Hybrid Event Ideas For Engagement, Monetization and Marketing

Mia Masson / Swapcard English / 27 April 2021 / Rank:20

What you need is a step-by-step checklist that you can refer to throughout the process of planning your hybrid event. We"ve made that checklist for you, to ensure you have everything in one place. It"ll help you answer questions like,...

Nina Erneker: “The only constant is omnipresent change”

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 27 April 2021 / Rank:28

The post Nina Erneker: “The only constant is omnipresent change” appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The Current Role Of Guest Reviews In The Hotel Industry

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:42

Guest reviews and responding to them have always been a vital part of the hotel industry. They are a way for travelers to share their experiences with other potential hotel guests, and they can be used not only by future...

9 Outdoor Meeting and Event Spaces to Consider

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:40

9 Outdoor Meeting and Event Spaces to Consider April 27, 2021 Lisa Plummer Savas With destinations opening up for business and vaccination rates ramping up, flexible and functional outdoor spaces for meetings and events are an appealing choice for event...

THE ULTIMATE AUTOMATIVE GARDEN PARTY COMES TO THE HAC THIS SUMMER

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 27 April 2021 / Rank:30

After a year of zoom meetings, this summer calls for something a little more spectacular when it comes to socialising. And what could be more luxe than an al fresco garden party featuring close to 100 classic and performance cars,...

3 Foundational Hybrid Event Models for 2021

Bizzabo Blog Staff / Blog / 27 April 2021 / Rank:28

From the network model to the single site, discover three hybrid event models for bringing your hybrid event programs to life....

Francesca and Dave’s Warm Gladstone Hotel Wedding

Brianne Hogan / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 27 April 2021 / Rank:27

Francesca and Dave’s wedding is giving us all the dreamy city chic vibes. The talented team at XO Events & Weddings was able to bring the couple’s vision to life blending industrial chic with boho glam at the stunning Gladstone...

Greater Palm Springs CVB opens volunteer opportunities and gives Town Hall presentation

Paul Colston / CMW / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Prior to the pandemic, tourism supported over 53,000 jobs in Greater Palm Springs, California, USA, and contributed US$7.5bn to the local economy. While the past year has presented extraordinary challenges, Greater Palm Springs and the tourism industry are turning the...

Accommodation Provider Vivere Stays Takes 25+ Properties Live in Six Months with apaleo’s Cloud Platform

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Vivere Stays, the new and agile accommodation provider, attributes its rapid expansion and continuous success to its digital technology stack. The European market is incredibly diverse and demands highly flexible technology that can be completely lo......

Accommodation Provider Vivere Stays Takes 25+ Properties Live in Six Months with apaleo’s Cloud Platform

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Vivere Stays, the new and agile accommodation provider, attributes its rapid expansion and continuous success to its digital technology stack. The European market is incredibly diverse and demands highly flexible technology that can be completely lo......

50 Most Followed Event Industry Twitter Accounts For April 2021

Bob Toovey / The Event Planner News Blog / 27 April 2021 / Rank:29

It’s that time of the month again where I take a look at the most popular Event Industry Twitter Accounts. I’ve listed the first 50 accounts and as you can see, are sorted by total followers. The first column contains...

EVCOM launches new shadow board

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 27 April 2021 / Rank:39

EVCOM launches new shadow board Olivia Powell Tue, 04/27/2021 - 12:15...

Wi-Fi voted most influential invention in events over the past 150 years

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Wi-Fi has been voted as the top technological invention to influence events in the past 150 years, followed by electric lights and the aeroplane, according to a recent survey by IET Venues. As the Institution of Engineering and Technology celebrates...

Statement of Support on COVID-Status certification

[email protected] (Gaelle Connolly) / BVEP - Business Visits and Events Partnership / 27 April 2021 / Rank:20

The live events and music industry will work with the Government on COVID-status certification to support full reopening and sector recovery. Please see below the Statement of support. {phocadownload view=file|id=439|target=s}...

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Opens La Quinta Hotel With Del Sol Prototype in Selma, NC

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:35

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world"s largest hotel franchising company with over 8,900 hotels across nearly 95 countries, announced today the opening of La Quinta by Wyndham Selma, the milestone 120th hotel in the La Quinta portfolio featuring the ......

Hard Rock Hotels® Plans Global Expansion With Eight New Properties Across Brazil

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:35

Hard Rock Hotels today announced plans for development of eight hotels with approximately 3,000 rooms in several key cities throughout Brazil, including Sao Paulo, Fortaleza, Ilha de Sol, Campos do Jordão, Foz do Iguaçu, Jericoacoara, Natal and Reci......

Seeing the Post-Pandemic Travel Landscape as an Opportunity for Hotels to ‘Be Direct’

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:36

In New York City, the sidewalk cafes are bustling, the parks are full of picnics, and the city"s attractions are coming back to life. The city is blooming again, cautiously but happily. And tourists are coming back to town. The...

Six Senses is the First Hospitality Brand to Partner with The United States Coalition on Sustainability and SustainChain™

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:25

As part of an ambitious Plastic Free 2022 strategy to remove and avoid all virgin plastic materials from its hotel and spa operations, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is the first hospitality brand to collaborate with the United States Coalition...

COVID-19’s Impact on the Los Angeles Hotel Market

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:39

The Los Angeles hotel market, along with the rest of the world, experienced an unprecedented drop in demand in 2020 following the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Hotel occupancy declined to 49% in 2020, compared to 80% in 2019, while...

Booking.com CMO on brand"s pivot to local sights, and what comes next

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:46

A year ago, Booking.com, the Amsterdam-based travel and leisure portal, faced a Covid-led wipeout of its business. As the pandemic swept across the globe, the brand faced an unprecedented maelstrom. To survive, it cut its staff by a quarter and...

E.U. Set to Let Vaccinated U.S. Tourists Visit This Summer

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

American tourists who have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 will be able to visit the European Union over the summer, the head of the bloc"s executive body said in an interview with The New York Times on Sunday, more than...

Airbnb"s brand vs. Booking.com"s performance marketing – is there a playbook for recovery?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

2020 was certainly not 'another-day-in-the-office' type of year for the travel industry. But Airbnb deserves a section on its own in the annals of that cataclysmic year. Like the proverbial Phoenix, the home-sharing startup managed to raise from a n......

Shangri-La Group Forms Joint Venture with Samty Group for a Luxury Hotel in Kyoto, Japan

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:37

Shangri-La Group today announced a new joint venture with Samty Co., Ltd ('Samty Group', listed in Tokyo with stock code 3244) to develop a luxury hotel in Kyoto, Japan. The location of the proposed hotel is just north of the...

Sydney Business Events Fund opens for applications

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 27 April 2021 / Rank:32

The post Sydney Business Events Fund opens for applications appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Stuttgart Region Online Meeting Guide in new Design

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 27 April 2021 / Rank:45

The post Stuttgart Region Online Meeting Guide in new Design appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Estonia – #1 in Europe in number of unicorns per capita

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 27 April 2021 / Rank:32

The post Estonia – #1 in Europe in number of unicorns per capita appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Industry mourns the death of former director of Congress Messe Innsbruck

Paul Colston / CMW / 27 April 2021 / Rank:37

Congress Messe Innsbruck is mourning the death of its former director, retired government councillor Georg Lamp. Born in Graz on 22 December 1946, Georg Lamp (pictured) dedicated his eventful life to tourism and the event industry. After 29 years spent...

Speaker line-up revealed for UK’s first ‘maskless’ business event

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 27 April 2021 / Rank:31

The Good Business Festival has announced the speaker line-up for its launch event ‘Change Business for Good’. The event will be the first live, in-person business event without Covid measures to happen in the UK since the first national lockdown...

Too Much is Riding on This Next….

Amanda Kaiser / Smooth The Path / 27 April 2021 / Rank:22

Do you have a sense that too much is riding on the next annual conference, board meeting, or even email? The post Too Much is Riding on This Next…. appeared first on Smooth The Path ....

Why venues need to meet the challenge of reinventing themselves

Stuart Wood / CMW / 27 April 2021 / Rank:35

AIPC CEO Sven Bossu says venues need to meet the challenge of reinventing themselves. Glenn D. Lowry, director of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York, described his institute as “a laboratory of learning, a place...

Account Based Marketing: Reevaluating Event Marketing Through an ABM Lens

[email protected] (Jake Diserio) / Aventri Blog / 27 April 2021 / Rank:27

If there is one thing that event professionals today know to be true, it is making meaningful connections with prospects and accounts is a powerful thing. But for several reasons, it is not always easy or achievable to bring everyone...

Rethinking economic models

Stuart Wood / CMW / 27 April 2021 / Rank:26

Michelle Fanus-St Hill points to a fresh way of doing business in the events industry. This health crisis has highlighted our events industry’s heavy reliance on face-to-face activities, however, it has also shown our resilience and creativity –...

Doncaster Sheffield Airport, Peel L&P and the University of Sheffield announce new partnership

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 27 April 2021 / Rank:29

Doncaster Sheffield Airport, Peel L&P and the University of Sheffield announce new partnership Olivia Powell Tue, 04/27/2021 - 09:57...

Zoox Smart Data Experiences Impressive Uptick in Online Traffic Connections During Q1, 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:41

Alpharetta, GA - Following a successful Holiday Season of record online traffic connections despite the pandemic"s impact on global travel, Zoox Smart Data ('Zoox'), has published its first set of traffic analytics for 2021. First measuring the tota......

Arbor Lodging Management is Emerging Strong from Pandemic with Aptech Financial Solutions

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:31

PITTSBURGH - Prior to the 2020 pandemic, Arbor Lodging Management made a critical financial decision; the hotel management group operating Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, and InterContinental Hotel Group brands partnered with Aptech, the industry standard ......

World Travel & Tourism Council summit opens live in Mexico

Stuart Wood / CMW / 27 April 2021 / Rank:42

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s Global Summit opened today, 27 April, in Cancun, Mexico. The event is taking place in a hybrid format, with several hundred attendees in person and more participating virtually. World Travel & Tourism Council president...

When It Comes to Employee Safety, ‘Don’t Wait’ to React

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

Summer is right around the corner, and with it comes hope of a rebounding hospitality industry. With people now vaccinated, properties now adopting enhanced cleaning policies, and social distancing practices and contactless technologies now in place......

What Hoteliers Want from Their PMS in 2021; Top Questions Asked by Hoteliers as They Prepare for Reopening

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:27

It is not surprising that 2021 brought with it a lot of hotel operational changes as management had ample time last year to evaluate which technology solutions were working and which were not. What many hotels are discovering — based...

From attraction to retention: a complete guide on audience engagement

Tiago Caramuru / EventsCase | Event Management Software / 27 April 2021 / Rank:20

Engagement has won the agendas of Event Profs who intend to attract and retain attendees. At other times, we could take the number of registrations …...

Liverpool’s Good Business Festival speaker line-up revealed

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 27 April 2021 / Rank:43

The Good Business Festival has announced the speaker line-up for its launch event ‘Change Business for Good’. The event will be the first live, in-person business event without Covid measures to happen in the UK since the first national lockdown...

These Trials Could Be Key to the Reopening of the UK Event Industry

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 27 April 2021 / Rank:38

COVID-19 has had a huge impact on the events industry over the last year, with festivals, sports events, exhibitions, and concerts cancelled. However, it looks as if there might be light at the end of the tunnel. Currently, several trials...

‘Vegas You’ campaign launch as confidence returns and resort broadcasts its re-opening

Paul Colston / CMW / 27 April 2021 / Rank:28

With Nevada’s governor announcing (13 April) a return to 100% venue capacity in the state from 1 June, many Americans are starting to move beyond dreaming of travel to travelling. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) is also...

Why Hotel Dining Is Ripe for Tech Transformation

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

F&B doesn"t have to be a loss leader—here"s how tech developed during the pandemic can make dining an explosive source of revenue. Looking back on how the past year has affected hospitality tech, many industry leaders have come to one...

Weddings Are Back!

Amber Kispert / WEB-INF\web.xml / 27 April 2021 / Rank:24

WIPA wedding planners discuss the state of the wedding industry....

How to Plan a Pop-up Event and Grab Local Attention

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 27 April 2021 / Rank:33

Pop-up events are on the rise in our major cities, offering people unique experiences that they can’t get elsewhere. Typically in a certain spot for a limited time, these types of events have the added appeal of being “limited time”...

World Travel & Tourism Council Global Summit looks for ‘road to recovery’

cim / CIM Business Events / 27 April 2021 / Rank:36

More than 600 attendees gathered for The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit in Cancun, Mexico, to look for ways to help the sector recover. The fact that the attendees could travel at all was some cause for...

‘Vital kickstart’ Sydney Business Events Fund opens for applications

cim / CIM Business Events / 27 April 2021 / Rank:32

Event organisers are being encouraged to apply for funding support from the NSW Government’s Kickstart 2021 Sydney Business Events Fund. The funding is being offered to event organisers to offset venue costs including venue hire and in-house catering and audio...

Federal Government agrees to split the bill for Queensland Olympics

cim / CIM Business Events / 27 April 2021 / Rank:35

Queensland’s bid to host the 2032 Olympics has made a significant step forward with the Federal Government agreeing to cover half the 2032 Games costs. The federal government has committed to split the Olympics infrastructure bill on the condition a...

New funding for tourism businesses to attract workers to the Top End

cim / CIM Business Events / 27 April 2021 / Rank:48

The Northern Territory is offering $2 million support funding to attract workers to the Top End for the upcoming dry season. The Critical Worker Support Package can be used for travel and accommodation reimbursements and upskilling opportunities. The closure of...

EU aiming to achieve herd immunity by July

cim / CIM Business Events / 27 April 2021 / Rank:34

The European Commission is confident it can achieve herd immunity by the middle of the year. The optimistic forecast is based on 70 per cent of the EU’s adult population being inoculated by mid-July. “We are confident that we will...

U.S. Travel Applauds REAL ID Extension

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 27 April 2021 / Rank:22

WASHINGTON — U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement: br......

Virginia Beach Convention And Visitors Bureau Hires Dee Mittman as Sales Manager

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 27 April 2021 / Rank:26

Virginia Beach, Va. – Virginia Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau, the official destination marketing organization (DMO) for Virginia Beach, Virgini......

Upcoming 2021 HFTP Club Summit Addresses High Priority Topics; Strong Registration Demonstrates the Interest for Professional Engagement

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:26

Next month, Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is bringing back its Club Summit after a one-year hiatus. Relatively new to HFTP"s slate of events (est. 2018), this conference has quickly become a key program for the associati......

Will Hotels welcome International Travelers in 2021?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:59

It"s been just over a year since Covid-19 became a global pandemic in April 2021. Hotels are finally starting to see some signs of life reflected in hotel bookings. According to market research by Guestcentric and Great Hotels of the...

Caesars Unveils $400 Million Revamp in Atlantic City

Thérèse Harvey / Smart Meetings / 26 April 2021 / Rank:38

Caesars Entertainment, parent company of Caesars Atlantic City, Harrah’s Resort and Tropicana Atlantic City, has announced it will embark on a major upgrade of its Atlantic City casino resorts. To the tune of $400 million. The post Caesars Unveils $400...

Hospitality Net announces World Panel Live Broadcast with Oracle & Nor1

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:56

The hospitality industry is beginning to see a notable increase in bookings, and it is becoming clear that that travel is on the rebound. This emerging demand has uncovered opportunities for hotel technology-focused companies to reimagine the overal......

Want to Become a Master of Behavioral Science? Come this Way…

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

Beginning May 3, behavioral science researcher Jonathan Bradshaw will release a monthly episode on different norms of in-person meetings—such as handshakes, decision-making and negotiation—and will provide insight on how to master them. The post Want to Become a Master of...

No-Cost COVID-19 Testing for Event Registrants to Take at Home

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

AIM Meetings and Events has teamed up with Inspire Diagnostics and Unisys Corporation to offer a new test — at no charge to attendees — to assist the business events industry in returning to safe, in-person events....

The Strip’s Newest Mega Hotel to Open June 24

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 26 April 2021 / Rank:41

The countdown is on for the opening of Resorts World Las Vegas....

Creating an Association Business Model for High-Value Corporate Sponsorships

Bruce Rosenthal / Association Chat / 26 April 2021 / Rank:20

A sponsorship business model is a way for associations to increase sponsorship revenue and member value. Here are six steps: ......

Event Security, New and Improved

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 26 April 2021 / Rank:31

Experts provided a refresher course for planners to address today’s security threats....

Nashville Hotels Now Accept Cryptocurrency as Payment

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 26 April 2021 / Rank:45

Cryptocurrencies have found a new home in Nashville, Tennessee. Bobby Hotel and The Westin Nashville have become the first two hotels in the city, and the first properties in the United States, to accept cryptocurrency as a form of payment....

5 tips to boost your direct bookings this summer

Jahaan Somani / The Hotel Stories / 26 April 2021 / Rank:26

5 tips to boost your direct bookings this summer

Jahaan Somani / The Hotel Stories / 26 April 2021 / Rank:23

5 Positive Signs for the Return of F2F Meetings

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 26 April 2021 / Rank:60

News and statistics that reveal promise for 2021 in-person conferences....

Why You Shouldn’t Care About Platforms Getting Investments

Will Curran / Endless Events / 26 April 2021 / Rank:24

Event app platforms have been all the rage for quite some time now in the world of event tech, so it’s only natural that investments in event platforms come next.......

University of Westminster Students Launch International Remote Working Digital Interns Scheme

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 26 April 2021 / Rank:35

With the many challenges of the past year and with more remote working, the University of Westminster’s event management students are here to help event organisers and suppliers again in 2021....

Why is community building important during event delivery?

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 26 April 2021 / Rank:34

Sophie Ahmed, CEO and co-founder of the Virtual Events Institute spoke to Michael Gietzen, MD of Identity Group, about communities....

Eventcore | Four Reasons to Reconsider Your Event Tech

Proxfinity Team / Blog - PROXFINITY / 26 April 2021 / Rank:16

By: Darcy Gabriele and Laura Doerfler Recently an event planner friend of ours was lamenting an event that was coming her way. You see, this planner was used to working with experts who managed her registration sites, but her new...

University of Westminster Students Launch International Remote Working Digital Interns Scheme

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 26 April 2021 / Rank:47

The post University of Westminster Students Launch International Remote Working Digital Interns Scheme appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Olive Tree Holdings Launches Hospitality Group, Earmarks $500M for Investment in Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

New York-based real estate investment firm Olive Tree Holdings today announced the launch of Olive Tree Hotels & Resorts, a fully integrated hospitality group focused on the acquisition and strategic repositioning of hotels across the U.S. The compa......

Malmaison, Hotel du Vin and Frasers Hospitality UK Raise Awareness of Mental Health with The Burnt Chef Project

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:38

The three brands, operating under Frasers Hospitality"s global business, have committed to a range of fundraising initiatives for the project within their properties. All donations made will go directly to help fund mental health training and resour......

Event Tech Showcase

user / Conference News - CN / 26 April 2021 / Rank:27

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In-Person Trade Shows Are Coming in Hot This July

Briquelle Neyens / Skyline E-Tips Blog / 26 April 2021 / Rank:19

Trade shows are being rescheduled left and right. Some are in-person, some online and some a hybrid of both. While every month that passes is gradually growing in the amount of in-person shows returning, July is looking promising for several...

Cenium simplifies Housekeeping and Front Desk operations

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:48

Cenium AS, a global provider of hospitality fulfillment software solutions, announce the release of new Cenium Core Housekeeping and Front Desk solutions complimenting existing PMS, Sales & Catering and Activities products. Cenium Housekeeping is bu......

Focusing on precious bridal moments – A Walk on the Bride Side

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 26 April 2021 / Rank:42

Today I am thrilled share this beautiful styled shoot that takes us on a walk on the Bride side, focusing on precious bridal moments. The inspiration is found in cherishing those courses of events that a Bride shares with others...

SITE NITE all NITE taking place this week

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 26 April 2021 / Rank:31

The post SITE NITE all NITE taking place this week appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Wayaj, The Sustainability Travel Platform, Invites Sustainably-Minded Hotels & Resorts To Join its Program

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:43

New York, New York – Wayaj, the sustainability travel platform, is now onboarding hotels and resorts, inviting them to become members of an exciting eco-system of sustainably-minded accommodations. Membership in Wayaj is complimentary to all lodging......

Quilt India Foundation goes virtual with its bi-annual workshop and learning events on Townscript

Akash Kumar / Townscript Blog / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

A bunch of passionate quilters of India incepted Quilt India Foundation. As its tagline says, REVIVE, ENGAGE, SHOWCASE, the foundation aims to revive Quilting and other India’s textile heritage. Led ... Read More The post Quilt India Foundation goes virtual...

Four Seasons and Omnam Group Announce Plans for Resort in Southern Italy

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:42

Four Seasons to expand its presence in Italy with brand-new beachside project in the enchanting Mediterranean region of Puglia. Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, an international leader in luxury hospitality, and Omnam Group, a global real estate fir......

11 Best Street Photographers in Chicago

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

The modern American city is by no means less than a giant, vibrant piece of art—each step through Chicago reveals a treasure trove of sights, smells, sounds, and stories. The magnetic metropolis, as seen through the lens of Chicago street...

Research: When do exhibition professionals expect the industry to recover?

Joe Gallop / Exhibition News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:36

Research conducted exclusively for EN by Explori and sponsored by EventsCase reveals around half of exhibition professionals anticipate that their next live event will… The post Research: When do exhibition professionals expect the industry to recover? appeared first on EN...

5 Swoon-worthy Wedding Dress Alternatives

Sonia Reynolds / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 26 April 2021 / Rank:44

For some brides, the most exciting part of the wedding planning process is shopping for the dress– for others, it’s the part they dread the most. If you are the later, you’re in luck! There are a ton of options...

Charity Fundraising Events in 2021: How to Help Those Organisations Most in Need

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 26 April 2021 / Rank:38

Much like the events industry, the charities sector has been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. A loss of crucial income has meant that some have been unable to carry out their important work, while others might even be facing...

José Rolón on Building a Business During and After a Life-Changing Moment

sandy / AllSeated / 26 April 2021 / Rank:19

As the months have passed, articles circulate describing the feelings many are experiencing – grief, coping with loss (personal and professional), stress, isolation, anxiety – the list goes on. While glimmers of optimism grow with each passing...

The 12 Most Instagrammable Places in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:45

Few cities offer the natural beauty Vancouver does. From stunning seashores to sky-high ski tops, robust forests, and delicate cherry blossoms, Vancouver seems to have it all. Vancouver’s vibrant and diverse creating scene is just as stunning as its landscapes....

2021 UFI MEA Conference: The first in-person event in 15 months!

Stephanie Selesnick / UFI Blog / 26 April 2021 / Rank:36

This year’s in-person UFI Middle East Conference is, “T [...] The post 2021 UFI MEA Conference: The first in-person event in 15 months! appeared first on UFI Blog ....

Hilton in South East Asia Committed to Reducing Environmental Footprint through Sustainable Initiatives

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:41

SINGAPORE - Despite operating under unusual circumstances over the past year, the hotels under leading hospitality company Hilton kept its focus on reducing its environmental footprint through responsible hospitality across their value chain. Mindfu......

The 10 Best Wedding Photographers in Providence

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:38

New England residents looking for local photographers have a tremendous number of choices in front of them! Rhode Island and nearby Massachusetts are overflowing with so much talent that finding the top Providence wedding photographers was all but impossible. Fortunately,...

BCD Travel joins UN’s climate target initiative

Stuart Wood / CMW / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

BCD Travel, a global travel management company, has joined the UN’s Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi). The SBTi is a climate initiative which aims to help the corporate sector reach the goals set out in the Paris Agreement. An emissions-reduction...

TSH Group Closes Deal For 5th Hotel In Italy

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:36

By the end of 2023, The Student Hotel (TSH) is expected to add TSH San Lorenzo to its growing network of hybrid properties in Italy. With the acquisition of the historical Ex Dogana site in the area of San Lorenzo,...

MPI announces emcees for live WEC Vegas in June

Stuart Wood / CMW / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

Meetings Professionals International (MPI) has announced the emcees who will host WEC Vegas, its upcoming event in June. WEC Vegas is taking place as an in-person event with an online element. It is running from 15-17 June at CAESARS FORUM,...

Homewood Suites by Hilton Unveils Game-Changing Brand Refresh with New ‘Prototype 10.0’

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:47

MCLEAN, Va. - Homewood Suites by Hilton, Hilton"s (NYSE: HLT) award-winning extended-stay brand, revealed today a comprehensive brand refresh complete with a game-changing, all-new prototype design, "Prototype 10.0," and updated brand identity. Feat......

EN Awards: back with a bang on 2 July

EN / Exhibition News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

The EN Awards will take place on 2 July from 6pm at Evolution London. With national restrictions scheduled to end 21 June… The post EN Awards: back with a bang on 2 July appeared first on EN ....

Put Care And Sustainability At The Heart Of All You Do

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:52

For an authentic, luxurious escape, travellers now want to feel good about the environment they choose to visit. According to a Sustainable Travel Report from Booking.com, 87% of people today want to travel more sustainably.1 Furthermore, 68% of tra......

Event Technology Forum to host May match-making

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:224

Forum Events & Media Group is staging a virtual ‘meet the buyer’ event for the technology sector next month. The Event Technology Forum will take… The post Event Technology Forum to host May match-making appeared first on EN ....

Event Technology Forum to host May match-making

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

Event Technology Forum to host May match-making Olivia Powell Mon, 04/26/2021 - 12:29...

The 9 Best Product Photographers in Dallas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

In order to stand apart in the competitive environment of Dallas, businesses need images with instant impact and strong appeal. And to get those sorts of photos, it takes a special kind of photographer who has the chops to bring...

Q&A: Homewood Suites by Hilton Owners Talk Involvement in Creating Game-Changing New Prototype

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:34

Homewood Suites recently unveiled "Prototype 10.0" – a game-changing, all-new prototype that modernizes the brand for the future. Hilton tapped a select group of Homewood Suites owners and developers – including Ron Kendall of Buffalo Lodging, Nelso......

Amazing WRC Weekend in Croatia

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

The post Amazing WRC Weekend in Croatia appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Frontline Service Robots: Their Role In Delivery Service

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

Led by the team of the Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Associate Professor, Dr. Reza Etemad-Sajadi, this research focuses on human-robot interactions in a service delivery context. Through interviews, we gathered four outputs that appear to b......

Q: Alternative Careers In F&B: What Does A Research Chef Do?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:31

Have you ever wondered how food manufacturers come up with product innovations, or how restaurants, coffee shops or hotels develop new menu items that aren"t just original but also uniquely delicious? Well, it turns out that behind these types of...

Hilton to Offer Carbon Neutral Business Meetings in the Netherlands

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:52

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Hilton hotels in the Netherlands have partnered with South Pole Group to offer businesses the opportunity to offset the carbon footprint of their meetings and events at no extra cost. The initiative will be available at eigh......

The 9 Best Elopement Photographers in El Paso

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:35

If you’re an El Chuco eloping couple and want a ceremony with style and character, you may feel as if there are few choices for photographers. With everyone doing the same thing as everybody else, how does one find an...

3 event-check in solutions you need for safe hybrid conferences

user / Conference News - CN / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

3 event-check in solutions you need for safe hybrid conferences Conference News Mon, 04/26/2021 - 11:48...

Venue ventilation for COVID-19

Adrian Segar / Conferences That Work / 26 April 2021 / Rank:18

Attention, meeting planners! Safe meeting venue ventilation for COVID-19 is critical. As we start thinking about returning to in-person events, it’s crucial to check that venues are upgrading their HVAC systems to handle potentially virus-infused air. There has been little...

Sheer Edge Venue Spotlight – Ditton Manor

sheeredge / Sheer Edge / 26 April 2021 / Rank:16

Well, we just LOVE a new venue and we cannot wait to share with you a very exciting meeting and event space that has opened up in Royal Berkshire! A historical landmark dating back to pre 1066 and...

Cambria Hotels Marks Expansion In Airport Markets With Orlando Debut

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:132

Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), continues its domestic expansion with the opening of the Cambria Hotel Orlando Airport. The five-story, 108-room hotel is the brand"s fourth property to op......

De Vere Beaumont Estate unveils multi-million-pound transformation of its mansion house

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 26 April 2021 / Rank:35

De Vere Beaumont Estate in Old Windsor, part of De Vere’s collection of historic mansion house estates and distinctive contemporary hotels and event destinations, has unveiled the results of its top-to-toe refurbishment to its Georgian mansion house, The White House...

De Vere Beaumont Estate unveils multi-million-pound transformation of its mansion house

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

De Vere Beaumont Estate in Old Windsor, part of De Vere"s collection of historic mansion house estates and distinctive contemporary hotels and event destinations, has unveiled the results of its top-to-toe refurbishment to its Georgian mansion house......

The Shape of Events to Come Study - online survey

[email protected] (Gaelle Connolly) / BVEP - Business Visits and Events Partnership / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

The BVEP is aiming to produce a new report ‘The Shape of Events to Come’ by June this year. This aims to provide an overview of: The impacts of Covid on the events sector; The Road to Recovery – focusing...

10 Cozy Winter Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

Canada is known for its snowy winters and stunning terrain. Although Toronto is one of the warmer cities in Canada, the city still gets cold enough for locals and visitors to seek refuge on a cozy couch. Lucky for the...

De Vere Beaumont Estate unveils The White House renovation

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 26 April 2021 / Rank:26

De Vere Beaumont Estate unveils The White House renovation Olivia Powell Mon, 04/26/2021 - 11:00...

The 10 Best Newborn Photographers in Chicago

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

When it comes to newborn photography, you don’t want to entrust this precious, irreplaceable time with just anyone. All of the following Chicago newborn photographers have what it takes to preserve the essence of your little one’s first few weeks...

The Great Outdoors

Guest Author / Conference News - CN / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

The Great Outdoors Guest Author Mon, 04/26/2021 - 10:44...

Outstanding line up of speakers confirmed for Get Local

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

The post Outstanding line up of speakers confirmed for Get Local appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Welcome to Yorkshire to partner with Yorkshire Cancer Research for fundraising event

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

Welcome to Yorkshire to partner with Yorkshire Cancer Research for fundraising event Olivia Powell Mon, 04/26/2021 - 10:23...

CN Meets: Mentoring powering ahead

Conference News / Conference News - CN / 26 April 2021 / Rank:25

CN Meets: Mentoring powering ahead Former agency owner, entrepreneur and mentor Fay Sharpe talks to Martin Fullard about the success of the Fast Forward 15 mentoring programme, and how mentoring in general can help progress the careers of people at...

10 Baby Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:30

Whether your baby is still on the way or already nearing the beginning of their toddler years, we want to make sure you capture the beauty of these fleeting moments before they’re gone! Your little one won’t stay small forever,...

Community Over Competition

WPIC / wpic.ca / 26 April 2021 / Rank:23

By: Tracey Manailescu, Co-founder and VP of WPIC inc “One of the best things about the wedding industry is its supportive community of professionals that are constantly referring each other to new clients. Sit back and think – where did...

Rooftop Revelry: IHG’s best rooftop restaurants & bars

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:40

As summer creeps in, social media channels are flooded with images of open-air oases, jaw-dropping sun-kissed skylines, insta-worthy lounge seating and post-work/weekend fun. It can only mean one thing: it"s officially rooftop season, something we i......

8 top tips for planning a virtual awards ceremony

Gary Duarte / MGN Events / 26 April 2021 / Rank:23

A virtual awards ceremony is the perfect way to celebrate success and recognise and reward your people. Here are our top tips to ensure your virtual awards ceremony is an amazing experience for everyone involved. The post 8 top tips...

12 Studio Photoshoot Ideas in Austin

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:35

Known as the city of Violet Crown, Austin offers some breathtaking views of natural splendor, skyscrapers, good music, and much more. Home to tech giants such as IBM, AMD, and among others, Austin has become yet another big tech city....

Sustainability Success story continues at The Apurva Kempinski Bali

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

Nusa Dua – Minimising the use of single-use plastic, reducing waste and energy consumption, giving back to the local community as well as actively monitoring and reporting its environmental and social impact from its operations has been on the foref......

Rosewood Miyakojima To Open In 2024

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:40

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® has been appointed by Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd. to manage Rosewood Miyakojima on Mikayo Island in the Okinawan archipelago, opening in 2024. The 55-villa, ultra-luxury resort represents the first Rosewood property in Jap......

Did The Pandemic Sabotage Hotel Sustainability Trends?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

The pandemic forced hotels to alter how they operate, pushing health security to the forefront of the hospitality community"s consciousness. But given these safety measures came with the onset of disposable goods that range from masks to menus, expe......

Pack Your Bag. Business Trips Are Coming Back

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:39

This isn"t a widely shared opinion at the moment. Corporate road warriors have largely stayed away from airports during the pandemic, even as cooped-up Americans have taken advantage of the vaccine rollout to plan getaways and visits with family. In......

Travel and Tourism Brands Boost Marketing and Tailor Messages

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:27

A new ad from Expedia today will kick off the online travel company"s most expensive brand marketing effort in five years. In the ad, actress Rashida Jones embodies Expedia as a companion for a woman traveling alone to a foreign...

Five ways hospitals can learn from the hospitality industry

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

A discussion on service excellence in healthcare intrigued me while recently moderating a conference on medical tourism in the GCC region. Patients can rarely challenge the technical competency of the medical staff, let alone provide immediate satis......

The 9 Best Product Photographers in Chicago

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

Are you a new business or an established business with a new product? If so, then it’s time to get the word out about what you have to offer! Product images are likely to be the first things prospective clients...

How Eventbrite Event Creators Are Paving the Way for a 2021 Reopening

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 26 April 2021 / Rank:40

As the UK begins to open up on its path out of lockdown, you might be looking to host in-person events again. Although there are the likes of social distancing and face coverings to consider, organising a COVID-secure gathering doesn’t...

Hong Kong-Singapore Air Travel Bubble cleared for take-off in May

Paul Colston / CMW / 26 April 2021 / Rank:34

Singapore’s Ministry of Transport (MOT) said, 26 April, that the much-anticipated Air Travel Bubble (ATB) to allow quarantine-free travel between Singapore and Hong Kong can begin on 26 May. Originally planned for last November, the scheme was deferred due to...

HVS Monday Musings: Adventure Tourism in India

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

As per a recent travel survey, almost 65% of the Indians who participated in the survey were keen to travel for leisure and adventure in 2021. Several domestic tourists are now looking beyond traditional holidays. They want to try new...

HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 23 April 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

Far East Hospitality Partners ARTOTEL for Indonesia Expansion On 20 April 2021, Singapore-based Far East Hospitality Management ('Far East') has announced its strategic partnership with Indonesia-based ARTOTEL Group ('ARTOTEL'), a boutique hospitali......

Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 23 April 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:40

Legal & General acquires distressed Yotel London Clerkenwell British institutional investor Legal & General has acquired the 212-room Yotel London Clerkenwell out of administration for £70 million (£330,000 per room) from James Cowper Kreston Admini......

STR: Canada hotel performance for March 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee - Canada"s hotel industry reported slightly higher performance when compared with recent months, according to STR"s March 2021 data. Each of the three key performance metrics were the country"s highest since September 2020.......

Here’s Why Fast And Free Wifi Is Still Critical In 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 26 April 2021 / Rank:35

This goes far beyond BOH processes. Yes, many properties are moving to a cloud-based PMS while IoT devices are allowing for new levels of product customization and energy savings. While all of these put more strain on your available bandwidth...

Event Tech Company Bevy Prioritizes Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Latest Funding Round

Keneisha Williams / Event Manager Blog / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

A 2018 study showed that only 3 percent of venture partners are Black, but event tech company Bevy’s latest funding round sparked change with a 70 percent Black investor pool. This initiative leads the way for organizational success and inclusive...

The Latest Thinking on Hybrid Events

aledger4 / Virtual Events Institute / 26 April 2021 / Rank:20

Quick-fire tips and insights from six events industry leaders on how to define, utilize and optimize hybrid events. This month’s VEI......

The 9 Best Wedding Videographers in El Paso

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:34

While photographers are important for any big event, sometimes you may want to tell a longer, more evocative story. Videographers can play a big part in bringing any wedding to life, thanks to their ability to add motion and sound...

12 Instagram-Worthy Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

Nestled in the heart of the Coastal Mountains, Vancouver is known for its seaside charm, breathtaking high-rises, diverse population, and mild climate even in the winter. Nature enthusiasts and city-dwellers alike feel right at home in this unique cultural haven....

Greg Williams, Editor-in-Chief of WIRED UK: “Organizations Should Be Thinking About the Next Threat”

Letitia Lim / ManagementEvents / 26 April 2021 / Rank:31

What is the biggest lesson your organization has learnt from the past year? If the answer is that businesses must be prepared for anything, you are not alone. Research by McKinsey & Company revealed that agile...

Trends in Tech: It’s All Virtual

Amber Kispert / WEB-INF\web.xml / 26 April 2021 / Rank:26

Technology will remain a high priority in 2021, here’s what you need to know....

Three Experts Weigh in on Designing Events for Social Distancing

Kait Shea / Event Marketer / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

Five insights on COVID-proofing your indoor events Among the countless aspects of events that marketers have had to rethink in the wake of the pandemic is how social distancing impacts experience design. A heavy dose of creativity is required to...

10 Sweet Family Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

Toronto consistently ranks as one of the most livable cities in the world, and it’s no wonder why. With tons of entertainment options, rich arts and culture, and elite schools, the city is a well-balanced place to be and a...

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group announces return to stage

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 26 April 2021 / Rank:34

The post Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group announces return to stage appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Hilton’s Carbon Neutral Business Meetings in the Netherlands

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 26 April 2021 / Rank:49

The post Hilton’s Carbon Neutral Business Meetings in the Netherlands appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The 9 Best Corporate Video Production Companies in El Paso

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:31

El Paso businesses know what outsiders may not—that El Chuco is home to an extremely competitive business world where it can be next to impossible for a brand’s message to stand apart from the pack. It takes fresh concepts, expert...

The 7 Best Product Photographers in El Paso

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:39

El Paso businesses need not only a great product but a way to help prospective clients see what’s on offer. If you’re interested in partnering up with one of the many talented product photographers in El Paso, then you’ve come...

11 Beautiful Maternity Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:25

With its cosmopolitan atmosphere, abundant natural beauty, and diverse population, Vancouver is consistently ranked as one of the best cities to live in the world. There’s nowhere in the Pacific Northwest quite like this city, and it’s no wonder why...

The 12 Most Instagrammable Places in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:33

If you thought your Instagram couldn’t get much better, wait until your followers see what you share from Toronto. This city is full of amazing sites, culture, and selfie spots to make your followers swoon. If you’re headed to the...

Finance Tips for Wedding Planners

Kylie Carlson / The Wedding Academy / 26 April 2021 / Rank:20

We’re back talking about money again and this time it’s finance tips for wedding planners. We’ve had two posts recently about pricing, Justifying Your Prices as a Wedding Planner and Setting Your Prices as a Wedding Planner. Now it’s time...

10 Studio Photoshoot Ideas in San Diego

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:23

Known as the birthplace of California, San Diego is a vibrant place of multicultural people, tech giants, and entertainment centers. Its skyline is full of towering buildings, and the beaches offer mesmerizing views of the Pacific Ocean. Bring your studio...

Under the Southern Stars festival blames cancellation on vaccine delays

cim / CIM Business Events / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

Organisers of Under the Southern Stars festival have cancelled this year’s event for the second year running pinning the blame on the bungled Covid 19 vaccination programme. The Sydney music festival has now been postponed until 2022 due to the...

Adelaide’s General Admission Events collapses owing $85k to suppliers

cim / CIM Business Events / 26 April 2021 / Rank:34

Adelaide festival organiser General Admission Events has fallen into liquidation owing suppliers around $85,000. General Admission Events organised local versions of major music festivals including FOMO Festival and Groovin the Moo, with director Gareth Lewis saying the collapse of FOMO...

Get Local unveils speaker line-up

cim / CIM Business Events / 26 April 2021 / Rank:25

Get Local has partnered with Saxton Speakers Bureau for its line-up of speakers for the 2021 expo, with a particular focus on self-belief, resilience and the latest information on health and wellbeing as we continue to navigate through the Covid...

Covid results in 62m travel and tourism jobs lost globally in 2020

cim / CIM Business Events / 26 April 2021 / Rank:27

More than 62 million jobs were lost in the travel and tourism sectors globally in 2020, according to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). The WTTC’s new Economic Impact Report (EIR) showed that the US lost a third of...

Las Vegas Convention Center offers first look of Elon Musk’s Centre Loop

cim / CIM Business Events / 26 April 2021 / Rank:32

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) has offered a first look inside Elon Musk’s underground transportation system located beneath the Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) campus. The Las Vegas Convention Center Loop will be operational when LVCC welcomes...

The 10 Best Newborn Photographers in Seattle

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:36

Newborn photography is special—documenting the first days of life is no small feat and one you shouldn’t entrust to just anyone. It takes years of experience and a true love of babies to specialize in infant photography, so if you...

10 Sweet Family Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:29

Surrounded by the vibrant colors of the earth on all sides, Vancouver is a big city immersed in nature. Located in a temperate coastal climate and greeted by rain for much of their year, Vancouver, like much of the Pacific...

Here’s Where to Rent Fitness Space by the Hour

Peerspace / Peerspace / 26 April 2021 / Rank:30

Frequent travelers know that when their hotel doesn’t provide a full-service workout room, it’s difficult to keep up with a rigorous exercise regimen. And if your rendition of breaking a sweat involves rapid keyboard typing and coffee sipping instead, you...

EXHIBITORLIVE Update - April 26, 2021

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:24

Trade Shows Return to Las Vegas - 100% capacity begins June 1st: ul liiThe Wall Street Journal, CNBC, CNN, Fox and many other media outlets......

Las Vegas Launches New Ad Campaign, "Vegas You," Inviting Visitors to Live Life to the Fullest

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:26

LAS VEGAS - As Americans begin to move beyond dreaming of travel to travelling, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) will launch a ......

Digital Commerce 360 Presents "Leading the 2021 Ecommerce Charge" Live-streamed Research Event

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:28

CHICAGO — Registration is open for Leading the 2021 Ecommerce Charge — a first of its kind ecommerce experience premiering on May 20th from 10am-2pm C......

CrowdPass Launches New Platform to Restart the Live Event Industry

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:26

New York, New York - Entrepreneurs Duncan Abdelnour, Lawrence Helfant, and Christopher Foote are proud to announce the launch of their new business v......

HKTB Chairman Welcomes Agreement to Relaunch Bilateral Hong Kong-Singapore Air Travel Bubble

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:19

Dr YK Pang, Chairman of the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), welcomes the agreement between the Governments of the Hong Kong SAR and Singapore on relau......

Trussworks Adds Roman Moszkowicz to Lead New LED LIGHTING SOLUTIONS Division

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:21

Cedar Rapids - Trussworks continues to grow as it opens a new division providing customers the very best LED lighting products and services and hire......

Thailand Tourism Announces Partnership with Japan Airlines in Major U.S. Marketing Campaign

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:17

Los Angeles, Calif. – The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) Los Angeles office has announced a new marketing partnership with Japan Airlines, set to......

BML-Blackbird Names Brad Kaplan as General Manager

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 26 April 2021 / Rank:19

BML-Blackbird is pleased to announce that Brad Kaplan has been promoted to General Manager. Brad joined BML in July of 2019 as a Project Manager bring......

9 Kickass Virtual Event Ideas to Boost Sponsorship Revenue

Amitoj Singh / nunify | Webinars & Virtual Events Platform / 25 April 2021 / Rank:24

When you look for sponsors for your virtual event, you need to think from your potential sponsor’s perspective. What is in it for them? What are you offering to them that your competitors are not? How does your event align...

Tech Of The Week

user / Conference News - CN / 25 April 2021 / Rank:26

Tech Of The Week Meet the Virtual Event Platform Pioneering Hybrid Event Solutions As the world grapples with the uncertain and tumultuous reality of persevering though a global pandemic, many event professionals are reconsidering the role and functionality...

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Los Angeles

Peerspace / Peerspace / 25 April 2021 / Rank:75

The world around us is an incredible canvas, and that’s exactly how the genre of street photography was born. The top Los Angeles street photographers craft incredible images out of nothing, pulling extraordinary moments out of the seemingly mundane. By...

UNWTO and IATA Collaborate on Destination Tracker

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 25 April 2021 / Rank:31

The post UNWTO and IATA Collaborate on Destination Tracker appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

11 Fabulous Studio Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 25 April 2021 / Rank:29

The largest city in Canada and the fifth largest in North America, Toronto is home to ethnic and cultural diversity. There are about 1,600 parks in the city and has over 8,000 restaurants offering various international cuisine. The Canadian metropolis...

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Boston

Peerspace / Peerspace / 25 April 2021 / Rank:32

Boston street photography gives us an invaluable—and often intimate—glimpse into what truly makes this historically iconic city tick. Pictures can reveal its character, helping us learn about the culture, as well as the people and the lives they lead. Astute...

10 Baby Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 25 April 2021 / Rank:45

Already dreaming of who your baby will one day become while also holding onto the precious moments of them being so little? Combine your love of who they are now with the excitement of who they will come with a...

Here’s Where to Rent Office Space by the Hour in NYC

Peerspace / Peerspace / 25 April 2021 / Rank:32

Working remotely is a trend that isn’t likely to fade out any time soon. Especially in major global metropolises like New York City, there’s a growing need to borrow external office space if only for a short while. Luckily, just...

The 11 Best Street Photographers in San Francisco

Peerspace / Peerspace / 25 April 2021 / Rank:28

Street photography is one of the trickiest styles to navigate, yet one of the best ways to bring alive the spirit of a city. With the precedence set by iconic greats like Henri Cartier-Bresson with his trusty Leica, the streets...

Show Me - continuing meditation

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 24 April 2021 / Rank:31

The adventure towards my first produced immersive stage play has begun. Mindfulness is a continuing meditation. It’s now April 2021. I’ve been posting regularly since the end of 2020. It’s a habit I... [[ This is a content summary only....

Everybody’s Got A Rooftop: New Hotels with Skyline Lounging

Thérèse Harvey / Smart Meetings / 24 April 2021 / Rank:31

The Ven at Embassy Row, Washington D.C. Named the Danish word for “friend,” the 231-room Tribute Portfolio hotel opened this March in Dupont Circle. The hotel embraces the Scandinavian concept of “hygge” with elements like minimalist design, tea service and...

The 8 Best Landscape Photographers in El Paso

Peerspace / Peerspace / 24 April 2021 / Rank:33

At first glance, El Paso appears to be a small city surrounded by a harsh desert. However, these El Paso landscape photographers are here to show you that there’s far more than meets the eye to this westernmost of Texas...

2021 Oscars BINGO Card

David Sonntag / Decibel Event Management / 24 April 2021 / Rank:27

It’s almost time for the 93rd Academy Awards show! Though we’re starting to see the light at the end of the COVID tunnel, most of us are still planning to tune in to the 2021 Oscars at home, and we’ve...

The Anatomy of a Successful Festival Website

Ronnie Higgins / Eventbrite UK / 24 April 2021 / Rank:132

Think a great festival website needs to be jaw-droppingly beautiful to capture people’s interest? Think again. You’ve only got a matter of seconds to attract a visitor’s attention before they leave – and the best way to do that is...

Our Top Tips for Virtual Team Collaboration

Swift Software Company / ExciteM - Medium / 24 April 2021 / Rank:24

Do your team members communicate and work together through virtual platforms? Going virtual with your work has a lot of pros! Especially when it comes to cost-effectiveness and convenience. And while it’s great we now have the option to take...

M&IT Talks: Reward and recognition with Penguins’ Abbie Hanton

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 24 April 2021 / Rank:40

Reward and recognition has been one of the biggest headaches for companies during the pandemic. M&IT editor Paul Harvey caught up with Abbie Hanton, project manager at Penguins and author of a new report, The Changing Face of Reward, which...

Show Me - Livescribe note taking

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 24 April 2021 / Rank:37

Where I want to be and where I need to be. I did the thing I try to mitigate! Overthinking the tech to get the most from the workshop only to get distracted and not capture the content. I tell......

PACE Financing on a Roll: $6 million loan for Kimpton La Peer Hotel in West Hollywood

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:35

Hotel finance lawyer: PACE Financing is now mainstream Over the past five years, PACE financing has gained wider acceptance, and moved from a novel technique to a mainstream practical solution for financing. For more background on what PACE financin......

A New Hot Button for Sustainable Events: Water Usage

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 23 April 2021 / Rank:35

Proposed water restrictions in big meeting and incentive destinations underscore the need for planners to research conservation strategies at host properties as part of their sustainability efforts....

Hybrid Event Budgeting: What You Can Expect

Bizzabo Blog Staff / Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:27

The unknowns around hybrid events can make budgeting feel like a challenge. Here"s how event professionals are approaching hybrid event budgeting in 2021....

Concerts Revisited: Planning Music Events in 2021 and Beyond

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:29

For creators in the music industry, 2020 was all about agility and adaptability. In the face of canceled or postponed live events, attendees were more hungry for entertainment than ever. Many concerts and festivals responded with online content, but they...

Small Meetings Are Coming Up Big in the Comeback

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:36

Small Meetings Are Coming Up Big in the Comeback April 26, 2021 Matt Swenson Want to see the progression of corporate events in the past six months? Just track what LeAnn Koenig, vice operations of operations at Vertical Xchange...

Boston’s Seaport District Gets New Meetings Option

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 23 April 2021 / Rank:40

A dual-branded Hilton property that’s walking distance to the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center made its debut in early April....

10 Fun Virtual Event Engagement Ideas

Jesse Johnson / Meeting Tomorrow / 23 April 2021 / Rank:22

One year after COVID, hundreds of new engagement tools have popped up to help virtual event planners keep their audiences’ attention and let them participate in creative ways. We’ve seen it all this year — from goats hopping into Zoom...

The Case For Event Video Storage

Mariana Fernandes / Endless Events / 23 April 2021 / Rank:24

Event planners are often too busy with the actual event to even worry about what will happen next. And we don’t blame you! Be it virtual, hybrid, or live, event......

Mixing Physical and Virtual Events for Lasting Engagement

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 23 April 2021 / Rank:44

With Ascend’s Member Connect Live! platform, planners can combine live and recorded education and networking to allow members to connect year-round....

11 Best Street Photographers in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 23 April 2021 / Rank:24

Street photographers capture candid photographs of city people in a city, creating portraits that tell the story of their lives in a given moment. They are photographers of humanity, storytellers, and artists. Some have a keen eye for small details...

8 Audience Engagement Strategies for More Meaningful Events

Ronnie Higgins / Eventbrite UK / 23 April 2021 / Rank:41

Don’t let your event become a series of boring slideshow presentations. Here’s how to motivate audience participation at events (without risking any awkward moments). The post 8 Audience Engagement Strategies for More Meaningful Events appeared first on Eventbrite UK ....

8 Audience Engagement Strategies for More Meaningful Events

Ronnie Higgins / Eventbrite US Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:32

Don’t let your event become a series of boring slideshow presentations. Here’s how to motivate audience participation at events (without risking any awkward moments)....

Customer Retention Strategies for Challenging Times

Swift Software Company / ExciteM - Medium / 23 April 2021 / Rank:29

You do a lot when it comes to building awareness around your brand. Whether it’s digital ads, organic social media, or even giving out samples in person, there are a lot of things that go into getting new customers to...

How to get started with Eventbrite

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:32

Eventbrite allows you to create an event, promote it, and sell tickets – all on one convenient platform. Whether you’re hosting an in-person event or a virtual one, the platform can help you manage the event from start to finish,...

A Deep Dive into Eventbrite for Event Organisers

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 23 April 2021 / Rank:36

Eventbrite allows you to create an event, promote it, and sell tickets – all on one convenient platform. Whether you’re hosting an in-person event or a virtual one, the platform can help you manage the event from start to finish,...

A Deep Dive into Eventbrite for Event Organizers

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:46

Eventbrite allows you to create an event, promote it, and sell tickets — all on one convenient platform. Whether you’re hosting an in-person event or a virtual one, the platform can help you manage the event from start to finish,...

Can Sunflowers Make Your Event More Inclusive?

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 23 April 2021 / Rank:66

As organizations work toward their D&I goals, a simple program that started at a U.K. airport could be a useful conference solution, too....

Viva Wyndham Announces Reopening Of Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach In Freeport, Grand Bahama

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:42

Viva Wyndham Resorts, a collection of all-inclusive resorts located in the Caribbean, including the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, and Mexico, today announced the reopening of the all-inclusive Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach resort, located in Freeport, G......

Caesars Entertainment To Invest $400 Million Into Its Atlantic City Resorts By 2023

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:38

First phase of $170 million in guestroom and suite upgrades at Harrah"s Resort Atlantic City and Caesars Atlantic City will debut Summer 2021. Caesars Entertainment, Inc. ('Caesars' or the 'Company') shared exciting details today on its $400 million......

Announcing The Launch Of Kisawa Sanctuary, Mozambique

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:49

Opening April 2021, Kisawa Sanctuary is 300-hectares of beachfront calm and coastal forest on Benguerra Island, where the pairing of cultural celebration and environmental conservation presents a new, forward-looking narrative for both Mozambique an......

Church House Westminster and Team Unpuzzled collaborate to host the 3rd session of The Next Golden Age of Events

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:41

Join the free interactive corporate team building session next Tuesday 27th April at 10.30am with Helen Saxton of Teams Unpuzzled! Although this event is virtual (including a mini virtual murder mystery), the team will be exploring the importance of team-building...

Ac Hotel Columbus Downtown, Ohio, Announces June Opening

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:36

AC Hotel Columbus Downtown is slated to welcome its first guests in June. The property features a prime location that intersects the city"s bustling business district, Arena District and Short North Arts District. As part of Marriott Bonvoy"s portfo......

Five Reasons Your Significant Other’s Siblings Should be your Go To for Information

Sonia Reynolds / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:32

While seeing how your SO navigates relationships with roommates and friends can tell you a great deal about them – how your partner interacts with his or her siblings could provide the most insight into who they are as a...

CPCE Spotlight: Brittney Derrick, CPCE

Crystal Irwin / NACE – National Association for Catering and Events / 23 April 2021 / Rank:23

Our CPCE Spotlight is where professionals share their motivation behind earning the Certified Professional in Catering and Events (CPCE). This month we are featuring Brittney Derrick, CPCE, Director of Sales & Events for The Duke Mansion. If you are interested...

Castell Project And She Has A Deal Announce Joint Venture to Build Fortuna’s Table

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:61

Officials of Castell Project, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the careers of women professionals in the hospitality industry, and She Has A Deal (SHaD), a real estate investment platform that creates pathways to hote......

Messe Frankfurt reschedules Indoor-Air and Tendence

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:35

The post Messe Frankfurt reschedules Indoor-Air and Tendence appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Heaton Companies Announces Ouanalao Residences & Resort Celebrated Debuts On South Florida"s Hutchinson Island.

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:37

Heaton Companies has announced its newest project, Ouanalao Residences & Resort (pronounced O-wana-loo). Inspired by the native spirit and timeless architecture of St. Barthélemy in the French West Indies, this 12-acre oasis features 25 oceanfront v......

Research Results: How is social media used in the meetings industry

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:29

The post Research Results: How is social media used in the meetings industry appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

New Competition And Short Term Solutions For Food Service Establishments In 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:30

When we compare satisfied employees with good pay the hospitality industry has been in a condition of instability even before the pandemic. While a solution has encompassed different directions but never resulted, the dilemma is being further plague......

Formula E and FIA reveal full calendar for Formula E World Championship

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:36

Formula E and the FIA have today revealed the full calendar for the 2020/21 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship, featuring a new… The post Formula E and FIA reveal full calendar for Formula E World Championship appeared first on...

Formula E and FIA reveal full calendar for Formula E World Championship

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 23 April 2021 / Rank:33

Formula E and FIA reveal full calendar for Formula E World Championship Olivia Powell Fri, 04/23/2021 - 13:05...

The Upside of Change

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:31

The Upside of Change April 23, 2021 Carrie Abernathy Carrie Abernathy CMP, CEM, CSEP is an award-winning event strategist who has been active in the world of meetings for over 15 years. Carrie was co-founder of the Association for Women...

Friday Faves for Wedding & Event Planners

Planner"s Lounge - Danielle / Planner's Lounge – Become a Wedding Planner, Wedding Planner Resources, Wedding Planning Careers / 23 April 2021 / Rank:20

Welcome to our Friday Favorites! Every other week we share five of our favorite articles from around the web that will help you succeed in your wedding planning business and in life. The One Habit Every Wedding Pro Needs {Think...

Priceline Reveals The Top Travel Trends For U.S. Travelers This Season

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:43

After a devastating pandemic kept us at home for over a year, Priceline did a deep dive into how travel has changed and what trends are emerging as we enter the spring and summer peak travel season. 'Not only are...

Associations and organisers back Covid-status certification for 21 June

Martin Fullard / Exhibition News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:33

Trade associations, organisers and operators from across the events industry have signed an open letter confirming that they would welcome a blanket… The post Associations and organisers back Covid-status certification for 21 June appeared first on EN ....

Concepció By Nobis, Opening Summer 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:45

With seven well-loved properties already in its portfolio, the Nobis Hospitality Group will further expand its collection this summer with the opening of Concepció by Nobis in Palma de Mallorca. Intimate, relaxed, and wearing a distinctly Mediterran......

Sourdough with asparagus and broad beans

Elana Kruger / Church House Westminster / 23 April 2021 / Rank:22

This recipe featuring sourdough with asparagus and broad beans celebrates the best of British. St George’s Day heralds the start of the much-anticipated British asparagus season. The springtime vegetable is incredibly versatile and delicious served simply boiled, steamed, grilled or...

Associations and organisers back Covid-status certification for 21 June

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 23 April 2021 / Rank:40

Associations and organisers back Covid-status certification for 21 June Martin Fullard Fri, 04/23/2021 - 12:02...

Kingsland Locke To Launch To Leisure Travellers In Dalston, May 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:32

Forward-thinking aparthotel brand Locke will launch its fourth London property, Kingsland Locke, in the heart of Dalston in May 2021. In line with the anticipated easing of lockdown restrictions in the UK, the property will be fully open to leisure...

Video Friday: EARTH DAY With IBTM, Chantal Kerr-Sheppard & Roxy Nucu

Bob Toovey / The Event Planner News Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:28

Yesterday, 22 April 2021, was the yearly celebration of Earth Day. To mark this important event, IBTM recorded a special interview. It features Laurie Yetson of IBTM with Chantal Kerr-Shppard and Roxy Nucu from Circular Event Experience. The main topic...

WINNERS OF VEI’S VIRTUAL & HYBRID EVENT AWARDS 2021 ANNOUNCED

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 23 April 2021 / Rank:21

The winners of the Virtual Events Institute’s (VEI) first Virtual & Hybrid Event Awards were revealed at a broadcast event from ExCeL London...

View Hotels Revolutionizes Operations With Infor for Enhanced Business Agility and Workplace Flexibility

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:37

SYDNEY, Australia – Infor, the industry cloud company, announced today that View Hotels has deployed Infor Hospitality Management Solution (HMS) and Interfaces across its three Australian Hotels to better leverage the cloud for data insights, market......

PENGUINS PRODUCE THE CHANGING FACE OF REWARD & RECOGNITION REPORT

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:30

Penguins have seen first-hand the challenging times we are facing and how it has affected businesses in many ways, switching off traditional, but successful methods of communication and activities that have been an integral part of business strategies and relied...

UNWTO And IATA Collaborate On Destination Tracker To Restore Confidence In Travel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:24

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) announce a Destination Tracker in preparation for the restart of international travel. It is the result of both organizations joining efforts to boost conf......

Six Senses Shows Regenerative Impacts from 2020

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:26

Although 2020 was challenging for the tourism sector as a whole, collectively Six Senses achieved its sustainability targets once again, thanks to the commitment of its hosts, their families, local community partners, and guests too. For Six Senses,......

Author Priya Parker to headline free RECONVENE event

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 23 April 2021 / Rank:29

Priya Parker, author of The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why it Matters, will speak at a two-day, free event to help event professionals prepare for the restart of live events. Hosted by Eventbrite, the RECONVENE event will...

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Unveils Refreshed Logo to Mark its 50th Anniversary

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:25

Hong Kong - As part of Shangri-La"s 50th Anniversary celebrations, the Group has announced a refreshed brand logo for Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts (Shangri-La) that pays tribute to its past and sets a fresh vision for the future. The refreshed...

STR: U.S. Hotel Results For Week Ending 17 April

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:32

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee - U.S. weekly hotel occupancy fell 2.6 percentage points from the previous week, according to STR"s latest data through 17 April. 11-17 April 2021: Occupancy: 57.3% Average daily rate (ADR): US$107.16 Revenue per available ......

The Lookout #22: The climate week ends but the efforts don’t stop!

Felix Josephi / Pirate X Event Productions / 23 April 2021 / Rank:19

We’re back again with another installment of the Lookout, our weekly newsletter on the future of events, event technology and the experience economy. This past week we and more than 170 other global companies have been part of the LFCA...

Crowne Plaza Albany – The Desmond Hotel reopens after undergoing a full transformation

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:40

The newly renovated property brings fresh, modern design to the New York Capital Region. Crowne Plaza Albany - The Desmond Hotel is now open following a full renovation. This family-owned and operated property has provided superb accommodations, out......

Virtual Events: From Production to Platforms

ashanti bentil-dhue / EventMind | Virtual Event Experts / 23 April 2021 / Rank:24

The information in this blog post has been taken from our EventMind: Episode 2 which you can listen to here . Platforms and Production: What are the differences? The effects of COVID19 have massively impacted the live events industry, highlighting...

How To Choose Your Wedding Caterer

elizabeth5532 / The Infinite Wedding Co. / 23 April 2021 / Rank:25

Choosing the right caterer for your wedding is one of the most important decisions when wedding planning. As more of us become obsessed......

Courtyard By Marriott Taps Clubhouse App to Host NFL Draft Conversation with Rich Eisen

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:31

Courtyard by Marriott, the Official Hotel of the NFL, is partnering with Rich Eisen, an Emmy-nominated sports talk show broadcaster, to host an intimate live Clubhouse conversation for fans to come together and chat on predictions and commentary aro......

Victoria Conference Centre Achieves Carbon Neutral Designations

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:47

The post Victoria Conference Centre Achieves Carbon Neutral Designations appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Barnsdale Hall Hotel reopens – and extends the invitation to furry friends!

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:37

Barnsdale Hall Hotel, a waterside hotel in the heart of Rutland, is welcoming visitors again after reopening its restaurant, spa and hair salon for the first time since lockdown. The hotel, which is perfectly located for idyllic walks, hikes and...

Creative Event Planning Ideas for a Last-minute Event

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:27

Planning an event at the last minute? Challenge accepted. Even when you’re racing against the clock, there’s still plenty of time to think creatively. Take a breath, grab a coffee, and let’s leap into planning your event – stat. The...

Cape Town prepares for live return in September

Stuart Wood / CMW / 23 April 2021 / Rank:32

The city of Cape Town is hosting a live event, Connect in the City Live, in September. The three-day event marks a return to live in South Africa, and forms part of the Africa Travel Week celebrations for 2021. The...

Connect Weekly: Sustainability, United Adds International Flights & More

Abigail Sakati / Aventri Blog / 23 April 2021 / Rank:24

Welcome to another edition of Aventri’s Connect Weekly column, where we share the top five news stories from the week that today’s meeting and event planners should know. We aim to cover everything from the worlds of events, technology, business,...

Empathy in Leadership: Social Distancing Should Not Mean Emotional Distancing

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:26

Now, more than ever, leaders, whether it be in business or education, need to remember the important role of empathy to ensure that social distancing, or the physical distance with teams or students, doesn"t lead to an emotional disconnect. This...

Social Media for Hotels - Is it Worth It?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 23 April 2021 / Rank:50

Maybe you are considering working with an agency to help run your social media accounts. Perhaps you want to appoint someone as a community manager. Maybe you think that the time you spend managing these channels internally is enough. But...

Author Priya Parker to headline free RECONVENE event

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 23 April 2021 / Rank:35

Priya Parker, author of The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why it Matters, will speak at a two-day, free event to help event professionals prepare for the restart of live events. Hosted by Eventbrite, the RECONVENE event will...

Caesars Entertainment to invest $400m into its Boardwalk Empire by 2023

Paul Colston / CMW / 23 April 2021 / Rank:34

Caesars Entertainment, Inc. the largest casino-entertainment company in the US, has announced a $400m master plan investment in Atlantic City where it owns and operates three of the region’s preeminent casino destinations – Caesars, Harrah’s Resort and Tropicana Atlantic City....

IMEX virtual events welcome speakers from IBM, Google & FERMA

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:37

The post IMEX virtual events welcome speakers from IBM, Google & FERMA appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Hotel Four Points by Sheraton Ljubljana Reopens After Extensive Renovation

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 23 April 2021 / Rank:42

The post Hotel Four Points by Sheraton Ljubljana Reopens After Extensive Renovation appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

5 Top Tips to Make Your Virtual Event Stand Out From the Rest

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 23 April 2021 / Rank:39

In a world where we are constantly bombarded with virtual invitations - from meetings to concerts, birthdays, and happy hours, it is imperative to consider new ways to improve our virtual offerings....

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Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 23 April 2021 / Rank:22

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Dubbo unveils first look at $3.5m riverside events precinct

cim / CIM Business Events / 23 April 2021 / Rank:144

The first look at plans for Dubbo’s new Macquarie River Foreshore Event Precinct have been released. Located at the Ollie Robbins Oval in Dubbo’s CBD, the new event precinct will be built to attract year-round large scale events and festivals...

Wollongong launches new events grants to get ‘industry thriving again’

cim / CIM Business Events / 23 April 2021 / Rank:35

Wollongong is looking to jump start its events sector post Covid with a number of new grants available for organisers of community and live music events. The Community Event Grant will offer three grants up to $20,000 each for events...

Bluesfest nominated for ‘Music Festival of the Decade’ by Pollstar

cim / CIM Business Events / 23 April 2021 / Rank:26

After the pain of being cancelled just hours before its doors opened this year, Byron Bay festival Bluesfest may yet end the year on a high after being shortlisted for Pollstar’s Music Festival of the Decade. The prestigious US live...

Informa cops £1.1bn loss in 2020 but eyes recovery in China and US

cim / CIM Business Events / 23 April 2021 / Rank:39

UK-based exhibitions group Informa has recorded a 42 per cent plunge in revenue due to the global Covid lockdowns leading to a £1.1 billion loss for 2020. Informa posted revenues of £1.7 billion in 2020 compared with £2.9 billion in...

Microsoft plans to keep its events virtual post Covid

cim / CIM Business Events / 23 April 2021 / Rank:30

Microsoft is looking at keeping its event virtual even after the pandemic ends after the runaway success of its first virtual Build developer conference last year. The tech giant was forced to cancel its signature in-person events last year instead...

Show Me - the night before

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 22 April 2021 / Rank:37

As blog posts go me just sharing my excitement about something ain’t a good post. But... it does set up my intention to post about my weekend on Zoom. How I manage my time, How I take on knowledge,... [[...

Find Your Earth Day Mojo Here

Gary Diedrichs / Smart Meetings / 22 April 2021 / Rank:24

Happy Earth Day! In the hospitality sphere, meeting professionals have an outsized impact on sustainability by intentionally modeling Earth-friendly practices. Here’s a sampling of what your colleagues and suppliers are doing to mark this day. The post Find Your Earth...

Indy Meetings Hotel Rolling Out Upgrades throughout 2021

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 22 April 2021 / Rank:44

The Westin Indianapolis is refurbishing and adding meeting space and a restaurant while redesigning its public spaces and guest rooms....

6 Ways To Effectively Plan Hybrid Events

Andrew Roby / Andrew Roby Events / 22 April 2021 / Rank:18

Are hybrid events a trending word or are event professionals and attendees actually serious about them? We all settled in during the pandemic with virtual events and struggling to figure out how to not speak while muted. Zoom sky rocketed...

CN Meets: Giving business a kickstart

Conference News / Conference News - CN / 22 April 2021 / Rank:28

CN Meets: Giving business a kickstart Julie Shorrock, MD of the HTS Group and an HBAA Board Member, tells Martin Fullard about her plans for blending youth with experience as business begins to reopen. Shorrock says that she will use...

Oscars 2021: No Zoom Allowed!

Anja Grcar / Endless Events / 22 April 2021 / Rank:20

Oscars 2021 are just around the corner and the producers of the show have announced that attending virtually won’t be a possibility this year. Hoping for the event to be......

Smart Moves in Estes Park, New Brunswick and More

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 22 April 2021 / Rank:38

The newest promotions and appointments in the industry, including at Visit Estes Park and Algonquin Resort in St. Andrews by the Sea, New Brunswick, Canada. The post Smart Moves in Estes Park, New Brunswick and More appeared first on Smart...

How to Plan a Concert in 10 Steps

Social Tables / Social Tables / 22 April 2021 / Rank:22

As far as events go, those with live music are some of the most engaging and entertaining for attendees. But without the right plan in place, they can also be the most likely to hit some bumps in the road....

The 11 Best London Engagement Photographers

Peerspace / Peerspace / 22 April 2021 / Rank:43

Summer is coming, and there’s no better place to spend it than bonny London! Picture languid picnics in the parks of King’s Cross—there really is no better time and place for a wedding than summer in London. Planning a wedding,...

Everything You Need to Know About Virtual & Hybrid Event Production Timelines

Jeff Starr / MeetingPlay Blog | Learn About the Best Mobile Event App / 22 April 2021 / Rank:21

Editor"s Note: This is a guest post contribution from Jeff Starr, a Senior Producer at TRADEMARK. Author bylines and information are found at the end of the post. How much time do you need to produce a virtual or...

European Congress of Rheumatology returns to Copenhagen in 2022

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:43

The post European Congress of Rheumatology returns to Copenhagen in 2022 appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Lithuanian Creatives Address Need for Screen-Friendly Statement Pieces

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:41

The post Lithuanian Creatives Address Need for Screen-Friendly Statement Pieces appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

How to Hire and Keep Resilient Employees to Navigate Change with Dr. Deborah Gilboa

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 22 April 2021 / Rank:33

Candid Conversations podcast series featuring Deborah Gilboa....

EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology returns to Copenhagen in 2022

Paul Colston / CMW / 22 April 2021 / Rank:41

Copenhagen welcomes back the the EULAR European Congress of Rheumatology in 2022, as the association marks its 75th anniversary in the city where it all began. EULAR was born in the Danish capital back in 1947 and most recently held...

Inclusivity vs Exclusivity: How Social Clubs Have Been Reimagined

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:46

In a webinar with EHL, Federico Folcia, CEO & Co-Founder of Crane, shared the club"s journey to bringing together the best of both worlds, by creating an inclusive community for like-minded people in the name of knowledge sharing and lifelong...

Adapting Board Leadership to Challenges of the Pandemic

Jonathan N. Strauss / Strauss event & association management / 22 April 2021 / Rank:31

The last 14-months have felt more like a daily one-hundred-meter dash rather than a marathon. While I am no runner, I prefer the steady pace of a marathon, and like most association leaders, can handle the occasional sprint. During the...

Josh King appointed as Sales & Marketing Director of creative agency, emc3.

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:28

Alistair Graham, CEO commented “I knew from the first moment I met Josh that he would develop into an outstanding businessman. However, he has far exceeded my expectations. Josh has been integral to our growth over the last 7 years....

Rotana Eliminates Single-Use Plastic Toiletries Across All Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:52

Rotana announces the removal of single-use plastic toiletries across its hotel rooms. The move is part of Rotana"s larger ongoing commitment to reduce its environmental impact and strengthen its efforts to combat plastic pollution. Commencing in the......

Premier Inn Springs To Life At Botley

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:39

Whitbread, the owner of the Premier Inn and hub by Premier Inn hotel brands, has opened the doors to its latest addition to Oxford - a new 123-bedroom Premier Inn at Botley. The hotel, which welcomed its first guests on...

News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 22 April 2021 / Rank:34

Looking for ways to do your job better — or for the latest trends in the world of work? Here’s a roundup of career-related stories selected by the editors of Convene....

A zesty Citrus inspired wedding shoot with a retro vibe

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 22 April 2021 / Rank:25

Today I am thrilled to share this gorgeous and zesty Citrus inspired wedding shoot with a retro vibe shot at The Vine in New Ulm, Texas. Images were captured by Tiny Mum Photography, with design by Epoch Co + Events...

Perfect Giveaways: 7 Fun and Fancy Hand Sanitizers

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

Hand sanitizers are poised to be the conference giveaway for 2021 and 2022, and there are plenty of fun options to choose from, including ones that attendees will want to wear, write with, and show off....

BREAKING NEWS: The first signs of government aid for the Slovenian meetings industry

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

The post BREAKING NEWS: The first signs of government aid for the Slovenian meetings industry appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Key performance metrics for hotels and how to calculate them

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:63

To thrive in an unpredictable business environment is no mean feat. The dynamic nature of things makes it imperative for entrepreneurs to keep a constant check on their performance and to measure themselves against well-established indicators of suc......

GBTA Poll: Positive Momentum Continues For Return To Business Travel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:53

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the world"s largest business travel association, today issued the findings from its 18thCOVID-19 poll assessing the impact of the pandemic and the road to recovery for the business travel industry. Near......

Why Event Sustainability Matters

Maria O"Dea / The Event School London / 22 April 2021 / Rank:40

The event industry over recent years has as made considerable effort to provide guidance and education to its members on creating events......

Planning A Catered Event? Read This First

sandy / AllSeated / 22 April 2021 / Rank:33

Selecting an event caterer and understanding the role catering plays at an event are both critical components of the event planning process. Since the topic of event catering and selecting an event caterer can be overwhelming for those planning events,...

Emc3 appoints new sales and marketing director

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 22 April 2021 / Rank:48

Emc3 appoints new sales and marketing director Olivia Powell Thu, 04/22/2021 - 14:37...

EN Engage: Royal Tour

EN / Exhibition News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:34

Kerry has recently been given responsibility for all of Reeds Events in the UK and brings a wealth of experience to the… The post EN Engage: Royal Tour appeared first on EN ....

Discover Puerto Rico Launches Workcation Contest

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:27

Discover Puerto Rico Launches Workcation Contest April 22, 2021 CEN News If remote workers are tired of Zoom calls, imagine how sick they are of virtual backgrounds. Discover Puerto Rico has launched a promotion to turn the beach backdrop into...

Shannon and Mike’s Romantic Nuptials at Evergreen Brick Works

Brianne Hogan / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 22 April 2021 / Rank:37

The beautiful and romantic details are endless for Shannon and Mike’s special day. The couple bridged the gap between all-out-glam and rustic charm with their wedding at the Evergreen Brick Works, and the result was priceless! Thankfully talented photographer Lindsie...

Sandals Resorts International Announces Plans For Three New Hotels In Jamaica

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:144

Signaling the brand"s ongoing confidence in the destination, Sandals Resorts International (SRI), the Caribbean"s leading luxury all-inclusive resort company, will add three new hotels to its Jamaica roster. According to SRI Executive Chairman Adam ......

Your 2021 Guide for Promoting Virtual Events and Hybrid Events

Amitoj Singh / nunify | Webinars & Virtual Events Platform / 22 April 2021 / Rank:31

Hosting a virtual event or a hybrid event requires a great deal of planning and preparation – be it regarding content, logistics or execution. Your event’s objective can have a big impact, and your research may be thorough, but an...

Hyatt House Davis Celebrates Official Opening

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:39

Hyatt House Davis celebrated its opening, marking the first Hyatt House in Davis, Calif. while expanding the Hyatt House brand"s footprint in markets that matter most to guests and World of Hyatt members. Owned by Presidio Companies, Hyatt House Dav......

Live Polling

Swift Software Company / ExciteM - Medium / 22 April 2021 / Rank:22

Live polling for real-time results Swift Polling provides truly live results that update in real-time on the presentation screen. Present your poll results live within Swift’s dashboard or by using our Microsoft PowerPoint integration. Try For Free Make custom poll...

Berlin’s Awakening Beauties, episode 11: Futurehain

Paul Colston / CMW / 22 April 2021 / Rank:40

In this, the final edition of BAB series 2, our host Mark Felstead channels his inner starship Enterprise as he is clearly inspired and extra enthused by two exceptional members of the Berlin ‘events intelligentsia’, the co-founders of the Futurehain...

Earth Day: WATG Reimagines One Of The World"s Most Iconic Destinations

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:51

WATG, the world"s leading global destination and hospitality design firm, has debuted Green Block Honolulu – its third vision alongside London and New York City. This innovative planning and landscape architecture solution responds to the global com......

Checklist: Planning a Grand Reopening Event After COVID-19

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 22 April 2021 / Rank:39

Hosting any kind of event requires planning and organization to ensure it goes off without a hitch. Following an event planning checklist can make this process less intimidating — but your old checklist might be out of date. If you’re...

Crescent Hotels & Resorts Set To Open The Opus, Westchester, An Autograph Collection Hotel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:54

The Opus, Westchester, an Autograph Collection hotel, managed by Crescent Hotels & Resorts, is set to open its doors April 2021 in White Plains, New York, just 35 minutes from the heart of New York City. Hand-selected for their inherent...

5 Challenges Your Event Planning Classes WON’T Prepare You For

Tamesha Antria / Pointers For Planners / 22 April 2021 / Rank:25

Some things can’t be taught in event planning classes. Rather, they can only be learned through real-world experience. Today, QC Student Ambassador, Tamesha Antria, is here to reveal 5 unique challenges that you’ll only encounter once you’ve entered the professional...

Atlanta Boutique Hotel Bellyard Opens Reservations For June 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:52

Bellyard, West Midtown Atlanta, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, today announced that room reservations are now open for guests to book their stay in the industrial, yet luxurious, hospitality oasis. Adventurers, business travelers and locals seeking a st......

Marriott Leans Into Superapps to Build Up Loyalty

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:28

Marriott International will apply lessons learned from its Alibaba joint venture in China to boost numbers for its Bonvoy loyalty program elsewhere, because local knowledge goes a long way. The pandemic forced hotel groups to get creative when it co......

Ibero-American Leaders Urged To Embrace Tourism As Driver Of Development

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:27

With a special focus on the role of innovation in sustainable development, the hybrid summit united leaders of the 22 Spanish and Portuguese-speaking countries of Latin America and Europe. Held against this backdrop, the Ibero-American Business Meet......

GL events financial results show rebound in Asia but slow start to 2021

Stuart Wood / CMW / 22 April 2021 / Rank:40

Organiser GL events has released its financial results for the first quarter of 2021, showing a strong rebound for business in Asia but a slow start to the year. It has also said that “discussions are continuing” with the French...

Earth Day. Serve Food at Events that"s Good for Both Humans and the Planet

Nick Oxborrow / The Event School London / 22 April 2021 / Rank:48

A great way to create environmentally friendly events is to think about what and how you serve your food. Here are three things for you......

People on the Move

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 22 April 2021 / Rank:34

Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where....

Stylishly Sustainable. Your Environmentally Friendly Wedding

Siobhan Craven-Robins / The Event School London / 22 April 2021 / Rank:41

Sustainability and weddings can be thought a somewhat incongruous pairing; we are well aware of the somewhat profligate nature of some of......

New Convention Center Opens in Ulsan Metropolitan City

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:325

The post New Convention Center Opens in Ulsan Metropolitan City appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Events @ No 6 joins Venues of Excellence

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 22 April 2021 / Rank:26

Events @ No 6 joins Venues of Excellence Olivia Powell Thu, 04/22/2021 - 12:01...

How to plan and write a Covid Secure Event Risk Assessment

Chris Powell / The Event Expert / 22 April 2021 / Rank:19

Do you want to run events again? You’ll need a Covid Secure Event Risk Assessment As events are starting to be planned and a roadmap back to live events exists, I thought I’d share with you the inside track on...

Strata Creative Communications appoints new project co-ordinators

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

Strata Creative Communications appoints new project co-ordinators Olivia Powell Thu, 04/22/2021 - 11:43...

The 5 Do"s and Don"ts of Digitisation

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:30

Automating and digitising should no longer be viewed by the hospitality industry as buzzwords - as this is happening in hotels across the world this very minute. The idea of adapting and keeping pace may be a daunting experience for...

Doctor in Denmark launches partnership with venues for rapid indoor testing

Paul Colston / CMW / 22 April 2021 / Rank:44

A leading doctor in Denmark specialising in vaccinations says rapid testing could be key to keeping hospitality and events safe when doors reopen for indoor use. The idea is not to use a centralised testing facility but to take the...

How Exhibition Stands Can Become Eco-Friendly?

Karla Pleasance / The Event School London / 22 April 2021 / Rank:46

Exhibitions by their nature create astonishing amounts of waste. From paper and packaging, to single use floor coverings and furniture......

VEI Alumni Stories: An agency perspective

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 22 April 2021 / Rank:25

Dionne Holder, previously managing director of Freeman in China, reviews VEI’s certification program....

“I fear a hard turn back to complacency”, The Association Contrarian

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 22 April 2021 / Rank:23

In this episode of Deep Dive, we talk to new AMI columnist Jeff De Cagna about how contrarian thinking can help reinvigorate associations with added purpose, why associations have a tendency to think conservatively (small ‘c’), why membership is one...

Aimbridge Hospitality, Announces Multiple Managed Properties Are Rebound Ready, Emerging From The Pandemic

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:33

Aimbridge Hospitality, the leading, global, third-party hotel management company, announces multiple managed properties are rebound ready, emerging from the pandemic with renovated assets, showing strong growth in Aimbridge"s Full Service, Lifestyle......

Informa plc treating 2021 as ‘transition year’ as FY2020 results show 63.5% revenue drop in exhibition division

Paul Colston / Exhibition News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

Global exhibition, publishing and business information multinational, Informa plc has reported an underlying operating profit of £268m (US$372.8m) on revenues of £1.6bn… The post Informa plc treating 2021 as ‘transition year’ as FY2020 results show 63.5% revenue drop in exhibition...

2021 revenue of €361 million down 48% like-for-like

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:34

64% DECLINE IN REVPAR VS. Q1 2019 ORGANIC OPENINGS AT 7,100 ROOMS EBITDA SENSITIVITY AND CASH BURN INDICATORS CONFIRMED First-quarter Bazin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Accor, said: 'There were no surprises in our first-quarter performan......

Venues of Excellence welcomes Events @ No 6 into the Consortium

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:136

As many venues prepare to reopen their doors for business, Venues of Excellence launched a six-month Membership Offer to give venues an extra sales and marketing boost. Events @ No 6 opened its doors in 2019 as an innovative new...

Renowned Science And Health Experts Share Insights And Confidence In Moving Beyond Pandemic

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:35

Nearly 10,000 people from around the world signed up to participate in the 2021 Global Science Summit on COVID-19 on April 15 to hear directly from eight renowned public health experts and scientists, sharing their knowledge on the most up-to-date...

Olympia Horse Show to move to ExCeL London

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:47

Olympia, The London International Horse Show has announced that its 2021 edition will relocate to ExCeL London and take place from 16-20… The post Olympia Horse Show to move to ExCeL London appeared first on EN ....

Integration Partnership Between Crave Interactive and ALICE Enables Joint Customers to Deliver Seamless Hotel Services

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:39

Las Vegas – April, 2021 – Crave Interactive today announced an integration partnership with ALICE hospitality platform. The integration between ALICE and Crave Interactive is the perfect union of two complementary hospitality technology innovators e......

Okanagan Elopement Just in Time for Earth Day

WPIC / wpic.ca / 22 April 2021 / Rank:32

This beautiful Okanagan elopement was designed not only to feel intimate and romantic, but it was also meant to demonstrate kindness to the natural resources that surround and inspire us every day. This wonderful team of vendors brought to life...

Q1 2021 Major US Hotel Sales Survey

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:46

While the risks of reinstated limitations on social activity and shelter-in-place orders remain, concerns surrounding the eectiveness of vaccines on existing and unknown variants, coupled with an anti-vaxxer movement, pose the biggest risks to endin......

Treasure Beach Will Change Into All-Inclusive By Marriott Resorts Said Elegant Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:36

Treasure Beach by Elegant Hotels will re-open on June 10, 2021 under a new adults-only, all-inclusive resort concept as part of the All-Inclusive by Marriott portfolio. Located on the beautiful Platinum West Coast of Barbados, the boutique propertie......

Too Little or Too Much Infrastructure for Associations

Amanda Kaiser / Smooth The Path / 22 April 2021 / Rank:38

At what point does additional infrastructure offer us only diminishing returns? The post Too Little or Too Much Infrastructure for Associations appeared first on Smooth The Path ....

Reward & Recognise at Drayton Manor Resort.

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:87

This past year has been a struggle for everyone, but there certainly seems to be some light at the end of the tunnel now. There is a lot of catching up to do on the last 12 months! With that...

Visit Maldives launches themed virtual platform with ‘barefoot beach conference’

Stuart Wood / CMW / 22 April 2021 / Rank:34

Convention bureau Visit Maldives has created a virtual event management platform called ‘My Virtual Maldives’. The platform aims to host virtual webinars, exhibitions, roadshows and marketing events. Different virtual ‘areas’ of the platform depict different aspects of the Maldives, with...

Elegant Hotels To Transform The House Into All-Inclusive By Marriott Resorts

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:34

The House by Elegant Hotels will re-open on May 18, 2021 under a new adults-only, all-inclusive resort concept as part of the All-Inclusive by Marriott portfolio. Located on the beautiful Platinum West Coast of Barbados, the boutique propertie will ......

Unified Events

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:40

The Event Talent Collective Unified Events is a collective of some of the best talent, spanning all disciplines within the events industry. They offer a full-service solution allowing clients to tailor their own delivery teams from a pool of industry...

Post Event Follow-up: How to Nurture Virtual Event Leads

[email protected] (Jake Diserio) / Aventri Blog / 22 April 2021 / Rank:30

Hosting a successful virtual event takes a lot of effort, but when it comes to maximizing your return on investment, it is what you do next that matters most. Making a virtual event memorable is the first big challenge, especially...

Glasgow leads on sustainability with Tourism Declares membership

Holly Patrick / Association Meetings International / 22 April 2021 / Rank:40

A convention bureau has become the first in the world to join an international effort to slash carbon emissions by a half over the next decade and avert catastrophe. Glasgow Convention Bureau has joined Tourism Declares, a network of 238...

Asheville"s Applewood Manor Re-Opens Under New Ownership, Debuting First Phase Of Restoration & Transformation

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:43

Applewood Manor, a 110-year-old bed & breakfast in Asheville, N.C., has reopened its doors for guests after completing the first phase of a $1.5 million renovation and redesign. One of the longest continuously operating bed & breakfasts in the area,......

Immersive AV appoints new account directors

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

Immersive AV appoints new account directors Olivia Powell Thu, 04/22/2021 - 09:38...

Incentive trips in the Covid era: motivation and reward in Spain

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 22 April 2021 / Rank:33

In the current climate it is still possible to organise experiences that generate motivation, promote the values ​​of an organisation and bring teams together – but in a different way. In Spain, initiatives have emerged to reactivate the incentive industry....

The Superiority Of Alternative Medicine : The Life Of A Hotel Doctor

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:39

At the Ramada, I cared for a lady whose eyes were red and itchy. She had no allergies, and I saw no evidence of an infection. I suspected something was irritating them, and she had been using several over-the-counter eye-drops....

Virtual site visits in Helsinki

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:53

The post Virtual site visits in Helsinki appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

The Evia Platform [Review]

EventMB Studio Team / Event Manager Blog / 22 April 2021 / Rank:34

Evia Virtual Event Platform is a configurable event platform that focuses on content delivery and offers production services to assist planners in designing and executing their events. Here is our review. The Evia Platform: What Is It? Evia’s...

Will the lodging industry’s supply growth outpace demand growth?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:33

The COVID-19 vaccination rate is climbing steadily in the U.S. At its current rate, three in four people, or 75% of eligible residents, will be vaccinated by June. Businesses are reopening. The U.S. economy is now operating at 88% of...

Using Tech To Source Quality Workers When Guests Return

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

Your reputation and revenues will suffer if you don"t address this staffing issue right now before guests start booking again and you have your hands full. In the antecovidian times, most of these variable labor requirements were solved through the...

Who"s News in Special Events for April 22, 2021

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 22 April 2021 / Rank:44

Special events business news.

Catalonia – catalyst for meetings & events

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 22 April 2021 / Rank:32

The post Catalonia – catalyst for meetings & events appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Newcastle’s first five-star hotel Crystalbrook Kingsley to open in June

cim / CIM Business Events / 22 April 2021 / Rank:29

The Crystalbrook Kingsley is taking reservations ahead of its opening on June 15. Centrally located in the Cultural Precinct opposite Civic Park, Crystalbrook Kingsley marks the entry of Newcastle’s first 5-star hotel. Following a transformation of Newcastle’s iconic ‘Roundhouse’ building,...

Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre sees 45,000 guests through the doors in March

cim / CIM Business Events / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (PCEC) hosted more than 80 events in March signalling a revival of a pre-COVID events industry in Western Australia. After one year of developing and implementing COVID-safe venue procedures aligned to current health department directives,...

Business Events Perth’s latest east coast appointment

cim / CIM Business Events / 22 April 2021 / Rank:41

Business Events Perth has appointed Carla Teixeira as a new Sydney-based senior business development manager, marking the bureau’s third east coast representative. Joining the team with a strong background in international business events, Teixeira has worked in event sales and...

New surf inspired boutique hotel for NSW North Coast

cim / CIM Business Events / 22 April 2021 / Rank:42

A new surf styled boutique hotel has opened on the New South Wales North Coast in the small town of Yamba. Situated opposite Yamba’s Main Beach, The Surf Yamba offers 12 rooms with an Australian coastal vibe. The hotel is...

ICC Sydney appoints new director of business services

cim / CIM Business Events / 22 April 2021 / Rank:80

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) has appointed Martin Clapham as director of business services, responsible for overseeing and controlling all corporate, financial and ICT operations. He joins ICC Sydney from Cliftons Group where he was the global chief financial...

Colorful Spring Sweets & Artisan Confections!

Marley / The Party Goddess / 22 April 2021 / Rank:23

I think we’ve all had just about enough of the cyclone bombs and polar vortices this year. It’s time for the fresh everything of spring! If you’ve been a follower of mine, you know that I have an unrelenting passion...

OTA Insight expands partnership with Leading Hotels of the World

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 22 April 2021 / Rank:24

London, Denver & Singapore, April 22nd, 2021 – OTA Insight, the cloud-based data intelligence platform for the hospitality industry, today announced its partnership as the preferred business intelligence provider to Leading Hotels of the World (LHW)......

Hubb Event Planner Survey Finds Vast Majority Now Experienced in Planning Virtual Events

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:23

VANCOUVER, WA – Hubb, a leading virtual, hybrid, and in-person event software platform, today announced data findings from its 2021 Spring UNTETHERED ......

Questex"s World Tea Conference + Expo and Nightclub and Bar Show to Be Co-Located, June 28-30

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:20

NEW YORK – Questex is creating the largest gathering of the beverage industry. World Tea Conference + Expo, the leading specialty tea event, is to be ......

Anaheim Convention Center to Host Sporting Competition, First Non-Healthcare Event in 13 Months

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:20

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Anaheim Convention Center, the largest exhibition facility on the West Coast, is set to host its first event since February 2020......

CPhI Worldwide Given Green Light by Italian Government

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:17

Amsterdam - CPhI Worldwide (9-11 November, 2021), the world"s largest pharma trade exhibition, will return to Milan, stimulating vital growth in the r......

Danny Orleans Corporate Magic Releases "7 Predictions for the Return of Trade Shows"

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:17

Can a magician correctly predict how and when trade shows will be back? Perhaps. Especially a corporate magician who has made a career of stopping tra......

Four Portable/Modular Award Winners Utilize beMatrix Components

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:17

Norcross, GA - beMatrix® USA, designer and manufacturer of a modular frame system for the exhibit builder, general contractor, event producer, product......

The Owensboro Convention Center is an Eight Time Facilities and Destinations Prime Site Award Winner

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:30

Spectra, the providers of Venue Management and Food Services and Hospitality to the Owensboro Convention Center, , is proud to announce they have again ......

The Pennsylvania Convention Center Releases Annual Sustainability Report

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:27

To celebrate Earth Day, The Pennsylvania Convention Center today released its annual sustainability report. The document summarizes the Center"s effor......

Fabric Images, Inc. Announces New Business Divisions, New Website and Brand Refresh

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:28

Woodridge, IL – Fabric Images, Inc.®, an award-winning manufacturer of printed and non-printed tension fabric architecture, acoustical products and ma......

Clarion Events Food and Beverage Group to Offer a Reinvented Event Serving a Refocused Foodservice Industry

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:25

Clarion Events Food and Beverage Group, trade show producers of several leading restaurant and foodservice industry events, is thrilled to announce that......

EXHIBITOR Magazine Announces 2021 Best of CES Winners

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:33

EXHIBITOR magazine, the leader in trade show and corporate event marketing education, recently announced its 2021 Best of CES award winners. The progr......

The Palm Beaches Celebrates "Meet Safe" and Hybrid Technology at Global Meetings Industry Day

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:28

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The Palm Beaches joined organizations across the globe to support Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) on April 8, 2021. GMID, ......

Discover Puerto Rico Launches Remote Work Program

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 22 April 2021 / Rank:101

Discover Puerto Rico, the Island"s non-profit Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), announced today that it is offering remote workers a desk make......

NFT & Blockchains

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 21 April 2021 / Rank:39

There is an horizon and it’s crypto, it probably sits on a blockchain! I’ve been hosting a series on conversations with a client exploring ever they crypto except currency. Blockchain and it’s... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

HTS: the glide path back to business

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 21 April 2021 / Rank:35

HTS: the glide path back to business Olivia Powell Thu, 04/22/2021 - 00:11...

Ticker: Regular Updates on Events Taking Place in Person

Event Marketer / Event Marketer / 21 April 2021 / Rank:35

Rolling updates on major conferences and events scheduled to take place in person in 2021... The post Ticker: Regular Updates on Events Taking Place in Person appeared first on Event Marketer ....

How to Run a Successful Roundtable Group Discussion

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 21 April 2021 / Rank:24

Without a plan, roundtable discussions can feel a lot like the kind of "blah" business meetings we leave the office to escape. To keep your event focused on what matters, here are 8 top tips for running a successful roundtable...

Death of the Buffet and Other Environmental Silver Linings Brought to Us by COVID-19

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 21 April 2021 / Rank:124

On the eve of Earth Day, we checked in with two leaders at the organization steering the business events industry towards a new benchmark of sustainability. We asked: Are we more or less focused on sustainable event design a result...

Student Insight Series: Taking on a Pandemic Career Search

tholowaty / PCMA / 21 April 2021 / Rank:31

Job hunting is difficult no matter what skill level or trade. Throw in COVID-19 and how it’s affected the events industry and we now must rethink how we market ourselves, and possibly even reevaluate what segment of the ever-changing meeting...

Draw a Tree That Grows in the Real World

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 21 April 2021 / Rank:42

To celebrate Earth Day, digital platform Piccles will plant a tree for every tree submitted on its collaborative drawing platform. It could be the start of a new way of creating digital experiences to do good in the world....

5 Tips for Running Productive Meetings in 2021

Swift Software Company / ExciteM - Medium / 21 April 2021 / Rank:49

What do your team meetings look like as we make our start in 2021? They’re probably a lot different than they might have been at the beginning of 2020! Many of us have had to adapt to virtual settings and...

Top Pick Venues in the Baltimore-Washington, DC Metro Area

ann / Unique Venues blogs / 21 April 2021 / Rank:21

Each year hundreds of thousands of events flow through the Washington D.C, Maryland, Virginia corridor (also known as the DMV) making it one of the most sought-after areas to meet. With it comes a myriad of great venues to choose...

UCF’s Hospitality School Ranks Among World’s Top 5 — Again

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:62

Orlando, FL (April 21, 2021) — For the fifth consecutive year, UCF"s Rosen College of Hospitality Management is ranked among the top five best hospitality and hotel management schools in the world, by CEOWorld magazine. The college, which is less...

Historic Iconic Seychelles Resort Welcomes Back Guests With A Fresh New Look: Fishermans Cove Resort

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:56

STORY Hospitality announces the reopening of Fishermans Cove Resort in the Seychelles to add to their growing portfolio of hotels and resorts globally. This historic and iconic named resort sits within the groups offering for the Indian Ocean region......

There Is No Excuse To Not Respond To A Customer

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:50

Let me put it to you in the simplest terms possible. When your customer calls, emails or texts you, you must respond. That is unless you don"t care if they ever do business with you again. One of our subscribers...

Hoteliers Cope with Dramatic Changes in Labor As Demand Shifts

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:53

The COVID-19 pandemic was a shock to the system that led to a number of layoffs across the hotel industry. But as demand starts to return and occupancy increases, hoteliers are finding ways to bring back staff. Del Ross, chief...

MY EVENTS WORLD WITH…. LISA SWEETING, GREEN SENSE EVENTS

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 21 April 2021 / Rank:46

Lisa specialises in environmentally and socially conscious event solutions. With a career spanning over 15 years within the events industry Lisa has managed events from 70 to 7000 for private, corporate, and charitable organisations both live, in person and virtual...

Hilton Releases 2020 ESG Report, Reinforcing Commitment To Positive Global Impact

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:69

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has released its 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, which highlights the company"s continued commitment to redefining sustainable travel and driving positive impact on people and the planet. Through Hilton"s T......

World Exhibition Stand Resilience Awards winners announced

Paul Colston / Exhibition News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:53

The World Exhibition Stand Resilience Awards, designed to help the exhibition design community celebrate how they have adapted over the past year… The post World Exhibition Stand Resilience Awards winners announced appeared first on EN ....

Ashfield Event Experiences creates EventSafe protocol

Stuart Wood / CMW / 21 April 2021 / Rank:61

Ashfield Event Experiences has created EventSafe, a safety protocol and Covid-19 screening service that aims to support a return to face-to-face events. The company, part of UDG Healthcare, is a global events agency with experience in the healthcare industry. It...

Space Invaders exhibition in Ljubljana’s MGLC

Jasmina Jerant / KONGRES Magazine / 21 April 2021 / Rank:58

The post Space Invaders exhibition in Ljubljana’s MGLC appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Five Lessons from a Full Year of Online Events

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 21 April 2021 / Rank:79

Digital experiences have become a staple in in business events. Here are the top takeaways from five successful 2020 virtual conferences....

Who Feels the Most Zoom Fatigued and Why?

Casey Gale / PCMA / 21 April 2021 / Rank:57

A new study from Stanford University found that women, young professionals, and people of color feel higher levels of fatigue after engaging in video calls for one particular reason....

10 Great Event Industry YouTube Channels Worth Exploring

Bob Toovey / The Event Planner News Blog / 21 April 2021 / Rank:40

There are plenty of great event industry Youtube channels to check out. There’s a fabulous mix of interviews, how-to’s and news from inside the event industry. Many have managed to keep going during the last twelve months or so, though...

At The Resy Drive-Thru Miami, Foodies Experience the Perks of Being an Amex Cardmember

Kaylee Hultgren / Event Marketer / 21 April 2021 / Rank:54

Building on the success of its 10-course drive-thru dining activation in Los Angeles, hospitality technology platform Resy, in partnership with American Express Gold Card, recently debuted the second iteration of the culinary program in Miami—this time with an eye toward...

Gateaux De Voyage: Travel Cakes Unpacked

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:54

A fuss-free cake What the French elegantly refer to as a 'gateau de voyage', the Brits might just call a nice slice of 'teacake' or the Italians a 'torta'. Admittedly, the French version sounds more refined and exciting, probably due...

Four Points By Sheraton Hotel Opens In Appleton, Wisconsin.

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:60

Regal Hospitality, Inc. today announced the opening of the Four Points by Sheraton in Appleton. The 80-room property will be Regal"s fourth hotel in region. As the newest Marriot Branded Hotel in the region, the Four Points by Sheraton hotel...

Marriott International Signs Agreement To Debut JW Marriott Brand In Spain

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:53

Marriott International today announced it has signed an agreement to introduce the JW Marriott brand to Madrid, offering discerning guests a new destination to rediscover a balance in mind, body and spirit, in the heart of the city. Located in...

DRPG launches Ask Creative

Louisa Daley / Conference News - CN / 21 April 2021 / Rank:45

DRPG launches Ask Creative Louisa Daley Wed, 04/21/2021 - 14:49...

Travel + Leisure Announces The 2021 It List Of Best New Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:80

Meredith Corporation"s (NYSE: MDP) Travel + Leisure announces its annual It List of the best new hotels of the year, spotlighting the 73 most remarkable new and newly redone properties around the globe. Selected by the editors of Travel +...

New Luxury Meeting and Events Spaces To Debut at Pan Pacific London

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 21 April 2021 / Rank:56

Opening late summer 2021, Pan Pacific London is set to become the premier meeting and events venue in the City of London. Located a two minute walk from London Liverpool Street Station, the hotel will feature the most technologically advanced...

Fit for Future: ACE of M.I.C.E. set to mark a special return, in-person in Istanbul

Paul Colston / CMW / 21 April 2021 / Rank:56

Istanbul’s ACE of M.I.C.E. Exhibition by Turkish Airlines (AME), the first truly international MICE industry tradeshow in Turkey, which now has a seven-year history, is set to return, 2-4 June 2021, for its eighth edition at Istanbul Congress Center. Clearly,...

Opinion: Events as platforms

Virtual Events Institute / Virtual Events Institute / 21 April 2021 / Rank:50

Modern events will need to measure success as digital platforms and marketplaces do, says Marco Giberti, founder of Vesuvio Ventures....

EventSafe developed to support a return to face-to-face and hybrid events

Louisa Daley / Conference News - CN / 21 April 2021 / Rank:58

EventSafe developed to support a return to face-to-face and hybrid events Louisa Daley Wed, 04/21/2021 - 14:33...

Athens returns to global tourism market during Travel Trade Athens 2021

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 21 April 2021 / Rank:60

The post Athens returns to global tourism market during Travel Trade Athens 2021 appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

How 6 Event Venues and Organizations Will Be Honoring Earth Day This Year

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:78

How 6 Event Venues and Organizations Will Be Honoring Earth Day This Year April 21, 2021 Lisa Plummer Savas Even though big gatherings still aren’t allowed in most U.S. cities, that hasn’t stopped sustainably minded event organizations, hospitality companies and...

Data for dummies: the way we use data has never been more important

Simon Parker / Exhibition News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:54

In his latest feature, EN guest editor Simon Parker says that data is something to be nurtured, not neglected If I had… The post Data for dummies: the way we use data has never been more important appeared first on...

New Luxury Meeting And Events Spaces To Debut At Pan Pacific London

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:56

Opening late summer 2021, Pan Pacific London is set to become the premier meeting and events venue in the City of London. Located a two minute walk from London Liverpool Street Station, the hotel will feature the most technologically advanced...

United to launch Dubrovnik service

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 21 April 2021 / Rank:42

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World Rowing Cup is coming to Zagreb

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 21 April 2021 / Rank:49

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Build A Great Team By Breaking A Mirror?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:49

Think that breaking a mirror is bad luck? If you want to build a really strong team in your foodservice operation, you may find that this is exactly what will bring you that tiny bit of luck that will make...

Your Event Planning Career: Tips for Managing MULTIPLE Events at Once!

Jenny Alperin / Pointers For Planners / 21 April 2021 / Rank:43

Want to be able to organize multiple events at the same time throughout your event planning career? QC Event School’s Student Ambassador, Jenny Alperin, is here to tell you how to do this! Jenny Alperin is a graduate of QC’s...

Japan’s Recovery From COVID-19 And What Lies Beyond

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:46

In January 2021, the Nikkei-225 Stock Average reached a peak not seen in 30 years, despite the third wave of COVID-19 cases. However, the real economy remains sluggish. As such, JLL Japan Research released the monthly Recovery Index – a...

Contingency cover for live events – A new Proposal

rachel / NOEA | UK / 21 April 2021 / Rank:40

Greg Parmley, CEO, LIVE (Live music Industry, Venues & Entertainment) has written to Boris Johnson to call for £400m remaining from the government’s culture recovery fund to be allocated to cover event organisers’ costs if they are forced to cancel...

Compelling survey questions for virtual events!

Vironica Babbar / Hubilo Blog / 21 April 2021 / Rank:52

The Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw said, “the single biggest problem of communication is the illusion that it has taken place”. The man did strike a chord with your problem.. The post Compelling survey questions for virtual events! appeared first...

By 2023 The Student Hotel Will Open In Rome San Lorenzo

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:50

The company closed the agreement for the 5th hotel in Italy with the acquisition of the historical site ex-Dogana that will bring in the capital the 'hybrid' concept of hospitality on 21,000 square meters. A 90 million euro investment. After...

Modern Romance meets bohemian flair for a city wedding with cream, pink and rose gold detail

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 21 April 2021 / Rank:56

Today I am thrilled to share this stunning city wedding styled shoot that showcases modern romance and bohemian flair with gorgeous cream, pink and rose gold details. Images were captured by Erica J Photography with the collaboration of a fabulous...

S Hotels & Resorts Books THB 182 Million From Divestment Of UK Hotels, In Line With Portfolio Enhancement Strategy

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:46

S Hotels and Resorts Public Company Limited (SET: SHR), the flagship hospitality arm of Singha Estate PCL (SET: S), has disclosed its intention to divest a selection of its underperforming hotel assets in the United Kingdom, as part of its...

EVCOMference 2021

Louisa Daley / Conference News - CN / 21 April 2021 / Rank:48

EVCOMference 2021 Louisa Daley Wed, 04/21/2021 - 11:21...

Multi-Million Dollar Refurb For Holiday Inn Sydney Airport

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:62

Holiday Inn Sydney Airport has spent $4 million renovating 50 per cent of its guest rooms. Led by a team of creative architects and interior designers from A+ Design Group, the extensive refurbishment included new furnishings and bathrooms. Named Su......

How To Keep Hotel Labor Costs Down When Business Ramps Up

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:70

Some changes made to cope with the pandemic likely will be industry norms, while the crisis also spotlighted the need for new practices to be put in place. When the coronavirus pandemic surged worldwide in 2020, sending hotel occupancy into...

UK Government confirms further details for Event Research Programme

Martin Fullard / CMW / 21 April 2021 / Rank:60

The UK Government has revealed finer details regarding the Event Research Programme – the series of pilot events which will determine the manner of which events will be allowed to operate in the UK post 21 June. Spectators are attending...

Government confirms further details for Event Research Programme

Martin Fullard / Exhibition News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:61

The Government has revealed finer details regarding the Event Research Programme – the series of pilot events which will determine the manner… The post Government confirms further details for Event Research Programme appeared first on EN ....

Lodging Interactive’s RFPAssist Generates SMERF Event Leads To Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:57

Lodging Interactive, a full-service digital marketing, social media engagement, and reputation management agency exclusively serving the hospitality industry, today announced that, RFPAssist, its lead generation service now delivers SMERF (Social, M......

Canopy By Hilton Opens Tomorrow On San Antonio"s Iconic Riverwalk

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:80

This week Hilton (NYSE:HLT) announces the opening of Canopy by Hilton San Antonio Riverwalk located in the vibrant city of San Antonio on the iconic Riverwalk. The 195-room hotel officially opens Thursday, April 22 and is the first Canopy by...

Consumers Longing To Travel Plan To Hit The Road In The Next 6 Months

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:61

Travel brands should get their email systems in place prior to the anticipated market recovery later this year, judging by Data Pack Q1, a study by Criteo. While 62% of consumers worldwide still fear the pandemic, 69% overall still plan...

Is the sustainability movement in business travel here to stay?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:54

The Covid-19 pandemic has created an emphasis on personal reflection and re-evaluation. Behavioral scientists talk about a shift towards authenticity and of congruence of personal values, actions, and work environment. Similarly, it forced organizat......

Business travel may never fully recover from COVID-19, analysts warn

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:72

With more than a billion vaccinations already administered against COVID-19, there"s the tantalizing sense that we might soon return to our former traveling lives. In just the past few days, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has said that his......

Top 5 Hospitality Tech Trends for 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:56

Top 5 Hospitality Technology Trends for 2021 and beyond Never in history has the hospitality industry experienced a year quite like 2020. No single aspect was left untouched. As with previous crises this will undoubtedly have lasting effects on how...

Government confirms further details for Event Research Programme

mfullard / Conference News - CN / 21 April 2021 / Rank:62

Government confirms further details for Event Research Programme Martin Fullard Wed, 04/21/2021 - 10:08...

Viceroy Hotel Group chooses Crave Interactive’s AppLess™ contactless mobile ordering and digital directories for its hotels around the globe.

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:54

March 2021, London, Crave Interactive, a leading global hospitality technology company, has signed agreements with Viceroy Hotels to provide digital room compendiums and in-room dining ordering solutions to the Viceroy hotel portfolio using its inno......

Sommet Education to double its global footprint With the acquisition of the Invictus Education Group, a leading private education and training operator in South Africa

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:48

Lausanne, Switzerland – Sommet Education, the worldwide network of first-class higher education hospitality and culinary arts schools, together with Invictus Education Group, South African leading private education operator, are happy to announce th......

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 247: Hotel History: Driskill Hotel, Austin, Texas

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:53

Hotel History: Driskill Hotel (188 rooms) The Driskill, a Romanesque-style building completed in 1886, is the oldest operating hotel in Austin, Texas, and one of the best-known hotels in Texas. The Driskill was conceived and built by Col. Jesse Dris......

How to Set Your Lifestyle Hotel Apart from the Market, Post Covid-19 ?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:43

Standing out from the crowd has always been a perpetual task demanding full attention of any hotelier, but has become even more apparent in the post Covid-19 era. The countless marketing, sales, and operational tools available in the market have...

Navigating The Road To Recovery – Capturing Road Trip & Domestic Demand In North America

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:38

With COVID-19 vaccine distribution ramping up, travelers are looking ahead to spring and summer travel, and many are continuing to choose car travel as their preferred mode of transportation. A recent Expedia Group trends report found that in 2020, ......

The Zoom game that turned into a six-figure turnover business in six months

Guest Author / Conference News - CN / 21 April 2021 / Rank:54

The Zoom game that turned into a six-figure turnover business in six months Guest Author Wed, 04/21/2021 - 09:30...

IMEX announces new BuzzHub digital platform

Paul Colston / CMW / 21 April 2021 / Rank:58

The IMEX Group is aiming to create a buzz among the global meetings community with the launch of a new digital platform, IMEX BuzzHub, on 12 May. The new digital experience will run for over four months from May to...

Bank Holiday Events Are Back: Here’s How to Create a Day That Attendees Won’t Forget

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 21 April 2021 / Rank:47

Bank holidays are a big deal in the UK – after all, who doesn’t love a three-day weekend? After a tough year and with lockdown restrictions continuing to ease, people are looking forward to being able to celebrate in 2021....

ProfitSword Implements Full Suite of Business Intelligence Solutions at Regal Hospitality

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:41

COLUMBUS, Ohio - ProfitSword, a premier developer of business intelligence and data integration software, has announced the successful implementation of its advanced suite of business intelligence solutions by Regal Hospitality. Featuring a portfoli......

IDeaS Awards 2021 Cornell Revenue Management Sponsorships

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:42

IDeaS 2021 Cornell Revenue Management Sponsorships – Working in partnership with Cornell University"s School of Hotel Administration in the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, these sponsorships present hospitality professionals with the opportu......

Club Medic - Hotel Onsite Medical Clinic: Franchise Model for a Lodging Market Competitive Advantage

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:51

An additional benefit of onsite Prontocare clinics is to serve the employees as well as save big on healthcare related costs. Small and mid-size employers also realize the convenience, scalability, and cost-saving benefit of an onsite clinic. This m......

Traveling with Intention

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:50

The tag line of AFAR Magazine says it all: 'Travel Deeper'. The magazine was created after the pair of founders returned from a six week visit to India in 2009 and capitalized on a white space they saw in the...

NH Hotel Group Joins Global Hotel Alliance

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 21 April 2021 / Rank:57

Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), operator of the award-winning, multi-brand hotel loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, announced today that NH Hotel Group will join the alliance and merge the NH Rewards loyalty programme with DISCOVERY in early 2022, thereby e......

Why the Event Industry Can No Longer Ignore Climate Change

Fiona Pelhan / Event Manager Blog / 21 April 2021 / Rank:56

The event industry has the opportunity and the responsibility to play a game-changing role in reducing carbon emissions. However, it cannot do so by returning to the profoundly unsustainable industry of the past; to succeed, it must change what it...

Glasgow leads on sustainability with Tourism Declares membership

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 21 April 2021 / Rank:67

Glasgow Convention Bureau has become the first convention bureau in the world to join Tourism Declares. Tourism Declares was set up in January 2020 to align tourism and travel with the target to cut global emissions in half by...

Reward and recognition report calls for rewrite of rule book

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 21 April 2021 / Rank:55

Reward and recognition programmes could likely have to start again as a result of the pandemic and budget will be drastically affected, according to a new report by Windsor-based agency Penguins. The report, The Changing Face of Reward, shines a...

Caitlin and Will’s Intimate Wedding at The Graylyn Estate

Madison Wolf / Rebecca Rose Events / 21 April 2021 / Rank:38

In March 2020, we were merely days away from Caitlin and Will’s wedding day at the Graylyn Estate in Winston-Salem, North Carolina when the executive order kicked in that halted everything. Flowers had been ordered, deliveries were on their way...

Dubai Expo – The Grand Extravaganza (2021)

Exhibition Globe / Exhibition Globe / 21 April 2021 / Rank:36

Expos have been the most worthy platform that provide massive scopes to promote innovations and development throughout the world. It The post Dubai Expo – The Grand Extravaganza (2021) appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

Victorian tourism roadmap includes $152m boost for major events

cim / CIM Business Events / 21 April 2021 / Rank:55

The Andrews Government has released a roadmap that will help boost Victoria’s tourism and event sectors after the impacts of bushfires and the pandemic. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula launched the four-year Visitor Economy Recovery and...

NT to ramp up major events while international borders closed

cim / CIM Business Events / 21 April 2021 / Rank:51

The Northern Territory is aiming to elevate its major events offering this dry season. Speaking in the NT News, NT Major Events CEO Tim Watsford said the Territory is looking to capitalise on the closure of international borders to become...

Palaszczuk calls on Federal Government to back 2032 Olympics bid

cim / CIM Business Events / 21 April 2021 / Rank:50

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is looking for “a whole range of guarantees” from the Federal Government as it looks to shore up its position as the “preferred” host of the 2032 Olympic Games. The state wants the Commonwealth to finalise...

National Events Alliance to host debut event in May

cim / CIM Business Events / 21 April 2021 / Rank:49

The newly formed National Events Alliance (NEA) is having its first meeting on May 26 as it looks to find ways for the events industry to rebuild and regrow. To be held at Sydney Showground, the NEA Emerge Meet Up...

Response Room Aims to Solve Planner Challenges

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 21 April 2021 / Rank:66

The open platform started by the GCB German Convention Bureau in cooperation with PCMA and the IMEX Group crowdsources ideas to innovate the industry from within....

Meyer Sound Announced as cavlo Trade Show Platinum Partner

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 21 April 2021 / Rank:30

Las Vegas, NV – Legendary professional audio brand Meyer Sound was announced as the platinum partner for the upcoming cavlo Trade Show. As the exclusi......

Record Exhibitor and Visitor Participation At CIOSH 2021 in Shanghai

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 21 April 2021 / Rank:26

The recent staging of CIOSH, China International Occupational Safety and Health Goods Expo 2021, concluded with record participation at the Shanghai New......

In Celebration of Earth Day, LexJet Announces New Ink Cartridge Recycling Program

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 21 April 2021 / Rank:34

SARASOTA, FL — LexJet, an S-One Holdings company headquartered in Sarasota, Fla., is happy to announce a new ink cartridge recycling program. In three......

Southern Management Launches Hybrid Meeting Packages at Hotel Properties

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 21 April 2021 / Rank:16

Vienna, VA – Many in the hospitality and events industry are looking toward the future and trying to predict what events will look like, but there are......

The Top 5 Job Skills Every CEO Will Expect

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 20 April 2021 / Rank:65

If you’re the person responsible for your organization’s meetings and trade shows in 2022, here are the capabilities your leadership is looking for you to master....

The Benefits of Sponsoring Sports Events Coming out of COVID-19

Eventbrite / Eventbrite Australia Blog / 20 April 2021 / Rank:26

Sport is synonymous with Australian culture. You’ll find more people who attend, follow, or watch a live sporting event than those who don’t. Just take the whopping 76.8% of Australians aged 14 and up that watch some form of sport...

Avoiding Climate Doomism

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

Atmospheric scientist Michael Mann has written a new book on climate change, and it’s cause for some optimism — if we can pair agency with urgency, and individual with collective action....

It’s EquityUK’s Committee Elections. Who will stand with me?

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 20 April 2021 / Rank:58

Equity UK - the trade union for performers and performance creatives. I have to say Equity don’t make this easy. I’m an Equity stalwart and union advocate but boy even I had to get the link I’ve put... [[ This...

Refocusing on a Critical Issue: Sustainability

Admin / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

The 51st annual edition of Earth Day is Thursday, April 22—an opportune moment for planners and suppliers alike to once again prioritize their efforts to build eco-friendly in-person events....

The 11 Best Street Photographers in Washington, D.C.

Peerspace / Peerspace / 20 April 2021 / Rank:59

There’s a whole side to Washington, D.C., we usually don’t get to see in the typical politically-related media coverage. It’s the D.C. folks just living their normal day-to-day lives like the rest of us—no political events, protests, elections… just life....

How to Build a Hybrid Events Team

Bizzabo Blog Staff / Blog / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

Building the right team is essential to producing successful hybrid events. See who might be missing from your roster according to event thought leaders....

Tech as an enabler for the circular economy

Circular Event Experience / Circular Event Experience / 20 April 2021 / Rank:20

There’s an enormous reliance on big tech to help fix the climate crisis challenge. Albeit a huge challenge, the capabilities and......

Selecting a Destination Wedding Venue from a Designer’s Perspective

Madison Wolf / Rebecca Rose Events / 20 April 2021 / Rank:50

Are you planning a destination wedding in 2022 ? Or perhaps 2023? If so, pull up a seat and settle in for a moment. Let’s chat venue selection and how to kickstart the process. I’m going to tackle this from...

First ‘All Aboard’ Coming for Las Vegas’ Convention Center Loop

Malik Anderson / Smart Meetings / 20 April 2021 / Rank:53

Attendees will soon have the chance to climb aboard Elon Musk"s Las Vegas Convention Center Loop. The first-ever underground transportation solution will open in June. The post First ‘All Aboard’ Coming for Las Vegas’ Convention Center Loop appeared first on...

Dreamforce Returns in September—But What Will It Look Like?

JT Long / Smart Meetings / 20 April 2021 / Rank:54

Salesforce is carefully considering options for bringing back Dreamforce Sept. 21-24, a gathering that is historically one of the largest conventions in San Francisco. The post Dreamforce Returns in September—But What Will It Look Like? appeared first on Smart Meetings...

Rimini set to host three major expos in October

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:49

The post Rimini set to host three major expos in October appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

[Webinar] Backstage Pass: Producing Compelling Content that Drives Engagement

Admin / WEB-INF\web.xml / 20 April 2021 / Rank:53

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[Webinar] Backstage Pass: Producing Compelling Content that Drives Engagement

Admin / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 20 April 2021 / Rank:69

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Introducing RECONVENE: The Event for Event Creators

Eventbrite / Eventbrite US Blog / 20 April 2021 / Rank:70

As the world reopens and people start to gather again, Eventbrite wants to celebrate, amplify, and support you, the resilient makers and doers of the event community. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce RECONVENE, a free virtual skillsharing summit about...

Webinar: How Indy Successfully Hosted the Entire NCAA March Madness Tournament

tholowaty / PCMA / 20 April 2021 / Rank:49

For the first time history, the entirety of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament was held in one city. Learn how Indy’s connected convention campus created the perfect “bubble” environment, allowing 68 teams to compete for their one shining moment safely....

An Olympic inspired sustainble legacy

Circular Event Experience / Circular Event Experience / 20 April 2021 / Rank:18

Standing in the Olympic Park, before the opening ceremony, my team had just placed the final print into the Prestige Pavilion, I was feeling...

Announcing the Eventex Awards 2021 finalists

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:60

The post Announcing the Eventex Awards 2021 finalists appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Make a beeline for the new IMEX BuzzHub

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:59

The post Make a beeline for the new IMEX BuzzHub appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Kimpton Plans a mid-May Opening in San Fran

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 20 April 2021 / Rank:54

A new property, The Alton, near Fisherman’s Wharf will be a fit for small meetings....

STR: U.S. Hotel Performance For March 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:53

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee - The U.S. hotel industry showed its highest performance levels since the beginning of the pandemic, according to March 2021 data from STR. March 2021: Occupancy: 54.6% Average daily rate (ADR): US$106.08 Revenue per availa......

We’re Good To Go

Team Tarren / Tarren Event Productions / 20 April 2021 / Rank:42

Tarren are happy to share that we have acquired the ‘We’re Good To Go’ Industry Standard mark, awarded by visit England The post We’re Good To Go appeared first on ....

2021 Chinese New Year Impact

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:59

One of the largest global celebrations each year is, undoubtably, Chinese New Year. Although the celebration this year (11-17 February 2021) felt different for the country, there was a noticeable impact around hotel performance. Rather than compare ......

First Radisson Individuals Hotel Debuts In South-East Europe : Hotel Imperial Plovdiv, A Member Of Radisson Individuals

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

Located in Bulgaria"s cosmopolitan second city and highlighted as European Capital of Culture 2019, Radisson Hotel Group is delighted to announce the opening of Hotel Imperial Plovdiv, a member of Radisson Individuals. The newest addition to the dyn......

Engaging nudges in the right direction

Stuart Wood / CMW / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

Mykyta Fastovets, CTO at Expoplatform, discusses post event follow-up activities to engage virtual attendees. With the jury still out on hosting physical meetups, most event professionals are organising their yearly event offering by including more virtual elements to...

Travel Is Heating Up: Two-Thirds Of Americans Planning Summer Vacations

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:54

Over two-thirds of Americans (67%) are planning to travel this summer (June 1 - August 31), which is a 17% increase from those who traveled this spring (March 1- May 31). Millennials are the most excited to get back out...

Glasgow becomes first convention bureau to join Tourism Declares

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:52

The post Glasgow becomes first convention bureau to join Tourism Declares appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

An impactful intimate wedding celebration at Accelerator Space with soft pink and navy detail

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 20 April 2021 / Rank:48

2020, and 2021 so far has been all about the intimate wedding celebration, and today I am thrilled to share this beautiful shoot that showcases how small weddings can still be incredibly impactful. The Pandemic hit the wedding industry hard,...

Building up the events capital

Paul Colston / CMW / 20 April 2021 / Rank:59

CMW pings some questions Down Under for Melbourne Convention Bureau chief executive Julia Swanson. Tell us about your early career in hospitality, and how you moved into destination marketing. I spent 13 years in the hotel sector,...

Wyboston Lakes Resort awarded ‘world class’ status by Best Companies

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

Wyboston Lakes Resort in Bedfordshire has been awarded a 3-star accreditation for the second time by Best Companies, based on employee feedback. This means the venue is considered a ‘world class’ employer in terms of employee engagement. The...

Cycas Hospitality Secures Three Hotels Deals Across Europe In Q1 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:55

Cycas to manage the E&O Group"s first European serviced apartment property, in London Cycas has also taken over the management of Qbic Brussels and Qbic Manchester, which opens May 2021 Cycas Hospitality"s European expansion plans continue, followin......

Explori and Evolio enter into North American strategic partnership

Paul Colston / Exhibition News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:63

Event measurement experts Explori and Evolio Marketing have announced that they have entered into a North American strategic partnership, combining strengths to further expand… The post Explori and Evolio enter into North American strategic partnership appeared first on EN ....

Radisson Hotel Group Debuts Its Fourth Brand In Dubai With The Opening Of Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:55

Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the debut of its fourth brand in the United Arab Emirates, the upscale Radisson, with the opening of Radisson Hotel Dubai DAMAC Hills. This latest addition brings the group"s presence to 14 hotels...

ARTOTEL Group And Far East Hospitality Form Strategic Alliance To Enhance Post-Pandemic Business Expansion

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:55

ARTOTEL Group, Indonesia"s leading boutique hospitality and lifestyle group, today announced the formation of a strategic alliance with Singapore"s leading hospitality provider Far East Hospitality (FEH). Under the terms of the partnership, the two ......

The Human-Centric Future Of Events With Megan Henshall

Sarah Christl / Endless Events / 20 April 2021 / Rank:50

In today’s episode of #EventIcons, we fix our eyes on the future and talk about post-COVID events. But let’s not leap headlong into how things used to be. After all,......

How To Launch A Start-Up 2021: 5 Easy Steps For Swiss Entrepreneurs

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:80

The last eleven months showed us that even if we plan everything to anticipate and avoid the potential risks, we are vulnerable to external factors such as the pandemic Covid 19. Many people responded to this situation by canceling their...

Isla appoints new communications lead

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 20 April 2021 / Rank:47

Isla appoints new communications lead Olivia Powell Tue, 04/20/2021 - 14:54...

STB launches second season of SG Stories Content Fund

Paul Colston / CMW / 20 April 2021 / Rank:62

The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has followed up its inaugural SG Stories Content Fund (SGSCF) from last year, with a second season and a funding pool of S$2.5m (US$1.88m). The theme is new this year, ‘Singapore: The Unique and The...

Onyx CenterSource Expands Partnership with Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:57

DALLAS (April 20, 2021) — Onyx CenterSource, a leading global provider of B2B payments and business intelligence to the hospitality industry, today announced that it has joined the Preferred Hotels & Resorts Alliance Partner Program. Preferred Hotel......

SiteMinder Enables Digital Transformation Of Ona Hotels

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:52

Ona Hotels has selected SiteMinder, the world"s largest open hotel commerce platform, to support the process of digitally transforming its 25-year business and consolidating its technology as it prepares for future growth. The appointment will see O......

Kontiki Expeditions Reveals The First Stateroom Of The New M/W Kontiki Wayra

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:52

Kontiki Expeditions is delighted to share a 'look' at one of the nine luxury staterooms on the new boutique yacht M/Y Kontiki Wayra. Each stateroom has been designed to create an inviting space of comfort and beauty, using materials that...

RIBA at 66 Portland Place reveals uplift in enquires as it gets set to reopen with new ‘Build Your Own’ summer party package

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

RIBA at 66 Portland Place has revealed a considerable uplift in enquiries ahead of reopening for events from June 2021, with nine confirmed bookings secured last month (March) for events taking place this year and next. With much of business...

Julie and Ben’s Romantic Nuptials at the Berkeley Church

Brianne Hogan / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 20 April 2021 / Rank:46

If you’ve ever dreamed of a lavish, romantic affair for your special day, look no further than Julie and Ben’s stunning wedding at Berkeley Church & Field House. The brilliant team at Willow Rose Eventshelped bring the couple’s wedding dreams...

Expedia Announces New Direction In Brand Positioning In Anticipation Of Post-Vaccination Travel Demand

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:40

Building on its 25 years as one of the world"s leading full-service travel companies, today, Expedia Brand announces a new direction as the world prepares for the return of travel demand. Launching a new global positioning grounded in the understand......

Millennium Point conference in Birmingham to debate the future of UK events

pcolston / Conference News - CN / 20 April 2021 / Rank:56

Millennium Point conference in Birmingham to debate the future of UK events Paul Colston Tue, 04/20/2021 - 13:37...

Millennium Point conference in Birmingham to debate the future of UK events

Paul Colston / CMW / 20 April 2021 / Rank:59

As the UK events industry prepares itself for the next stage in the easing of lockdown restrictions, and the return of indoor events from 17 May, Birmingham’s Millennium Point is bringing together experts from across the sector to debate the...

Hyatt Ziva Resort Expected To Debut In Riviera Cancun In 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:50

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) and Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ: PLYA) announced plans for a new Hyatt Ziva all-inclusive resort in Mexico"s Riviera Cancun region. Slated to open later this year, the family friendly Hyatt Ziva Riviera Canc......

QC Event School Reviews: Carli Lewis

Sarah-Lynn Seguin / Pointers For Planners / 20 April 2021 / Rank:40

Thinking of getting professionally trained and certified with QC Event School? Current student, Carli Lewis, reviews her experience and reveals exactly what YOU can expect once you enroll! QC Event School Reviews: Carli Lewis Carli is currently enrolled in the...

The Need For Talented Employees In The Hotel And Tourism Industry

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:47

With 1 out of 10 jobs currently supported by the Travel and Tourism industry, 9.9% of global employment, it"s evident that this is one of the world"s largest economic sectors. In fact, according to The Economic Impact of Travel and...

Digital Event News launches online

Mike Fletcher / Exhibition News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:52

Digital Event News, the new publication from Mash Media, has today launched its online offer. DigitalEventNews.com is aimed at planners and marketers… The post Digital Event News launches online appeared first on EN ....

SISO puts out call for US eventprofs to support Hospitality Job Recovery Act

Stuart Wood / CMW / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

The Society of Independent Show Organisers (SISO) has put out a call for support to the USA’s Hospitality and Commerce Job Recovery Act. The Act is designed to support the event, travel and hospitality industries in the US. SISO are...

U.S. Market Recovery Monitor – 10 April 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:53

Week Ending 10 April The week of 4-10 April was all about demand. The number of U.S. room nights sold surged to 22 million, which was the most since the start of the pandemic. As a result, occupancy reached 59.7%,...

Glasgow becomes first convention bureau to join Tourism Declares

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 20 April 2021 / Rank:47

Glasgow becomes first convention bureau to join Tourism Declares Olivia Powell Tue, 04/20/2021 - 12:29...

Quebec City Convention Centre adds hybrid event studio

Stuart Wood / CMW / 20 April 2021 / Rank:67

The Quebec City Convention Centre has installed a new broadcast room, for virtual and hybrid events. The studio is located in one of the four sections of the Convention Centre’s 25,000 square feet Multipurpose Hall 2000. It was designed in...

The art of corporate team-building

Elana Kruger / Church House Westminster / 20 April 2021 / Rank:47

“How do we navigate the next golden age of events?” – join our new series of online sessions exploring corporate team-building. Every week we interview a range of expert guests from the UK events industry to bring inspiration to the...

Max Fellows, TEDx speaker asks: Is Your Network Really Your Net-worth?

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:62

Max is prominent figure in the world of events. He’s the co-founder of the, industry leading, Virtual Events Directory and Elevate, the UK event industries largest free mentoring and training platform. He has built a career through meaningful relationships. Max...

Brown’s School of Public Health hosts National Public Health week

Exhibition Globe / Exhibition Globe / 20 April 2021 / Rank:53

The Covid-19 pandemic has tremendously impacted life. Due to the pandemic, individuals are focusing on general well being in a The post Brown’s School of Public Health hosts National Public Health week appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

How does the Supreme Court’s Google v. Oracle case impact the hotel industry (beyond software)?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:55

The recent ruling in Google v. Oracle has altered the definition of 'fair use' when it comes to functional works such as code. While the use of existing creative works must still be transformative in order to avoid violating copyright...

Compass Cymru launches with a commitment to apprenticeships and partnership with Bryn Williams

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 20 April 2021 / Rank:47

Compass Cymru launches with a commitment to apprenticeships and partnership with Bryn Williams Olivia Powell Tue, 04/20/2021 - 11:13...

Hyatt Place New York Chelsea Set To Open In August 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:62

Hyatt Place New York Chelsea is set to open in August 2021. The new 45 story, 510-room hotel will offer business and leisure travelers an open, intuitive design, casual atmosphere, and practical amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, 24-hour food offerings...

WTTC reveals U.S. Travel & Tourism sector suffered loss of $766 billion in 2020

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:50

MIAMI, FL - The annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) today revealed the U.S. Travel & Tourism sector suffered a significant loss of $766 billion* in 2020. In 2019, the U.S. Travel &...

Clean sweep for robot in smart city Helsinki

Paul Colston / CMW / 20 April 2021 / Rank:57

Finland is burnishing its credentials as a smart city of innovation with a novel pilot project of robot street cleaners. Starting from 19 April, residents of the Finnish capital’s Jätkäsaari quarter can see the automated Trombia Free street sweeper in...

Cross Hotels & Resorts Signs Third Hotel In Pattaya

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:52

Cross Hotels & Resorts, Asia Pacific"s leading hotel operator, recently signed a significant hotel management agreement with Kasetsinn Co., Ltd. to open Cross Pattaya Phratamnak. In the face of the ongoing pandemic, Cross Hotels & Resorts continues ......

Join the Conventa Academy with Ivo. J. Franschitz

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:52

The post Join the Conventa Academy with Ivo. J. Franschitz appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

A Prediction for the Conferences of the Future

Amanda Kaiser / Smooth The Path / 20 April 2021 / Rank:55

Conferences tend to offer two main benefits, education and connection. As we move into the future, do these benefits make sense any longer? The post A Prediction for the Conferences of the Future appeared first on Smooth The Path ....

Far East Hospitality Rides On First Quarter’s Momentum For Regional Expansion

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:47

Riding on the momentum of opening two properties – The Clan Hotel Singapore and Quincy Hotel Melbourne, in the first quarter of 2021, Far East Hospitality today announced that it will continue with its regional expansion plans. Teaming up with...

Diversity Ally and Informa Markets announce global partnership

Prestige Events / Prestige Events Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:47

London, UK – April 20th, 2021 Diversity Ally, the global diversity and inclusion consultancy, education and events organisation, have formed a global partnership with exhibition industry leader, Informa Markets. Diversity Ally, who specialise in offering solutions to help businesses and...

How To Load A Job On Facebook

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:46

As the economy gains traction, especially for hotel and restaurants, many areas are already seeing a staffing crunch. Leverage Facebook to load open jobs connected with your business page and reach a different audience than LinkedIn or Indeed. The r......

Tourism After Lockdown: Waiting for Business Travel to Return

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:49

A strong return of leisure travel has created much cause for celebration during the early months of 2021. In the U.S., hotel room demand in March was the country"s highest level recorded since the start of the pandemic. To fully...

Do you have an event in 2021 or beyond? Total Event can help!

user / Conference News - CN / 20 April 2021 / Rank:49

Do you have an event in 2021 or beyond? Total Event can help! Conference News Tue, 04/20/2021 - 09:37...

Meet in Cyprus 2021 Virtual Expo – a resounding success!

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:59

The post Meet in Cyprus 2021 Virtual Expo – a resounding success! appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Apple’s Next Major Event is taking place on April 20th — here"s how to tune in live

OKL / Oliver Kinross Productions - Online Events Management Agency / 20 April 2021 / Rank:37

Apple is hosting a virtual event called Spring Loaded , which is expected to reveal at least one new iPad device as well as a slew of other significant announcements from the company. The event will take place on April...

Darwin Convention Centre shares some ‘Top End’ magic!

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:51

The post Darwin Convention Centre shares some ‘Top End’ magic! appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Halo Solutions partners with Horus Security

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 20 April 2021 / Rank:42

Halo Solutions partners with Horus Security Olivia Powell Tue, 04/20/2021 - 09:15...

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: Episode 183 – Three Easy Steps To Build Your Disaster Communications Plan

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:44

Thankfully we are seeing travel coming back in an incredible way. In fact we’re seeing many examples of hoteliers even breaking their 2019 numbers. This is great news for everyone who has struggled up to this point. However, now is...

Cloud5 Earns Top Hospitality Partner Recognition By Mitel With Technical Excellence For 2020 Award

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:43

Chicago, IL. - Cloud5 Communications, a leading provider of communications solutions for the world"s top hotel brands and management companies, has been named the winner of the Technical Excellence Award for 2020 by Mitel, a global leader in telecom......

The Value Proposition

Paul Colston / Exhibition News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:64

The Exhibition Think Tank (ETT)’s latest Monthly Innovation Talk: ‘Value Proposition’ will run at two time slots on 28 April online. At… The post The Value Proposition appeared first on EN ....

Restaurants Over Medicine: A Singaporean Student’s Quest To Be A Chef

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:61

This article was previously published on Study International. It"s about the smiles. Many students tend to follow their family"s profession when choosing what to study at university. Singaporean Michelle Lim took the road less taken, choosing the re......

Radisson Hotel West Memphis Adopts BeyondTV For Enhanced Guestroom Entertainment Personalization And Contactless Convenience

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:50

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. - Hotel Internet Services (HIS), a full-service provider of internet services and solutions for the hospitality industry, has announced the successful deployment of its BeyondTV guestroom entertainment and service solution at Radi......

Five Minutes With… Kit Lykketoft director conventions Wonderful Copenhagen & chair of BestCities

Holly Patrick / Association Meetings International / 20 April 2021 / Rank:49

Join Holly Patrick and Kit Lykketoft, director of Convention at Wonderful Copenhagen and the newly elected chair of the Best Cities Global Alliance Board, as they discuss events post-pandemic, swimming in Copenhagen harbour and elevating buyer confidence to meet again....

The Return To Genuine Hospitality

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:64

The consequences of not having a professional call center backing your reservation department could be detrimental to your business. Additionally, the benefits of having a trained call center serve your business could take it to new heights. Having ......

EventsCase Monthly News Round-Up

Tiago Caramuru / EventsCase | Event Management Software / 20 April 2021 / Rank:37

Has the hybrid future finally arrived? No matter what type of event professional you are, April 2021 has been a time to feel excitement and …...

Organizers are ready for the virtual Earth Day 2021 on April 22nd

OKL / Oliver Kinross Productions - Online Events Management Agency / 20 April 2021 / Rank:41

After the pandemic forced the cancellation of in-person cleanups and other activities in 2020, the organizers at EarthDay.org were hoping for a “normal” celebration in 2021. That will not be the case on April 22nd, Earth Day. However, EarthDay.org claims...

How To Avoid Death By PowerPoint

Steve Catling / Hippo Event Management Agency / 20 April 2021 / Rank:44

Anyone that had booked a venue for an event knows that it can be a time-consuming and often daunting experience. Here"s you should use a Venue Finding Agency to help. The post How To Avoid Death By PowerPoint appeared first...

What Texas’ Reopening Can Teach the Event Industry About Mask Mandates

Angela Tupper / Event Manager Blog / 20 April 2021 / Rank:53

Texas made headlines last month when it lifted all restrictions including its state-wide mask mandate, but industry sources say most businesses are still upholding safety rules that go beyond government requirements — and so far, consumer demand seems to be...

Why It’s Crucial That You Nurture Your Relationships With Venues

Dixie Bagley / WEB-INF\web.xml / 20 April 2021 / Rank:57

In addition to the benefits you stand to gain, a good venue-vendor relationship is also a win for clients....

Austria’s fastest event hall – Marx Halle Vienna

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:48

The post Austria’s fastest event hall – Marx Halle Vienna appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

How the Oktoberfest came to all of Europe this year

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 20 April 2021 / Rank:59

The post How the Oktoberfest came to all of Europe this year appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

‘We can’t wait to show it to the world’ Lara Burnes on CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park’s upcoming opening

cim / CIM Business Events / 20 April 2021 / Rank:42

CIM spoke with Lara Burnes, CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park’s general manager of premier events & experiences, about the venue’s opening date announcement after almost a decade of planning. How does it feel to announce the opening date in September? It’s...

Hiring Servers for Weddings, Events & Parties

Harlee Mooney / NACE – National Association for Catering and Events / 20 April 2021 / Rank:46

If you’re an experienced caterer or event planner, you’ve probably hired your fair share of wait staff. The catering wait staff hiring process can be time-consuming and expensive. It’s often filled with a lot of resume digging, background checks, and...

CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park to open in September

cim / CIM Business Events / 20 April 2021 / Rank:53

CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park will open in September kicking off with the Associations Forum National Conference. The announcement comes as confirmed the venue as its 2021 host, welcoming hundreds of senior executives and board members from across Australia to the...

Gabba to undergo $1bn upgrade if Brisbane secures 2032 Olympics

cim / CIM Business Events / 20 April 2021 / Rank:61

The Gabba has been earmarked as the centrepiece of the 2032 Olympic Games hosting the opening and closing ceremonies and athletics if front runner Brisbane secures the bid to host it. The stadium would undergo a $1 billion redevelopment to...

Parrtjima festival closes with a massive rise in attendances

cim / CIM Business Events / 20 April 2021 / Rank:48

Parrtjima – A Festival in Light has wrapped up in Alice Springs attracting 23,220 attendances over 10 nights, some six thousand more than last year. “We are proud to support this event that shines a light on the rich culture...

5 Tips to Bring in-Person Events Back Safely

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:58

5 Tips to Bring in-Person Events Back Safely April 20, 2021 Matt Swenson Ryan Costello , founder of Event Farm , has made a career off of bringing people together since graduating from Georgetown University. In more than 18 years...

FREE Redox Webinar Set this April 24, 2021

Exlinkevents ([email protected]) / Events Management Philippines / 20 April 2021 / Rank:50

FREE Webinar to improve our Health set this Saturday, 3pm, April 24, 2021, via Zoom. If you are facing a health challenge? Scared of this pandemic that is shaking our world today? The webinar...

ROOMDEX Introduces Hotel Upsell KPIs for a Profitable Recovery.

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 20 April 2021 / Rank:50

As the old saying goes, 'what is not measured cannot be improved.' Metrics allow you to identify where you can make the easiest and most impactful improvements. Indeed, the more a business can measure, the more it can improve its...

Explori and Evolio Join Forces in North America

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:16

LONDON and NEW YORK – Event measurement experts Explori and Evolio Marketing are pleased to announce that they have entered into a North American stra......

UK to Explore How Creativity Can Solve Global Challenges at Expo 2020 Dubai

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:17

Can creativity save the world? This November, great minds from across the UK"s world-renowned creative industries will come together at Expo 2020 Duba......

GamePark Promenade Repurposes Open Spaces for All Types of Venues

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:17

(Traverse City, Michigan) — GamePark Promenade™, a new entertainment option for hotels, resorts, retail centers, retirement centers, rooftops and othe......

ASTOUND Group Acquires Digital Innovator, PATIO Interactive

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:17

PORTLAND, Ore. — ASTOUND has acquired PATIO Interactive, a Toronto-based digital agency specializing in technology-driven and interactive solutions. T......

Apple Rock Selected by EXHIBITOR Magazine for the Top 40 Exhibit Producers Award for Second Year

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:18

Greensboro, NC - Exhibitor Media Group, publisher of the award-winning monthly magazine EXHIBITOR, featuring best practices in trade show marketing, a......

Eagle Management Group Adds Reid Sherwood to Sales Team

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:16

Eagle Management Group is proud to announce that Reid Sherwood has joined the team as an account executive based in the Grand Rapids, Michigan, area. ......

The Innofac Show to Debut in Las Vegas

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:21

Amsterdam, Netherlands andmdash; The Innofac Show, a conference and expo for Facility Management in Hospitality and Entertainment, will launch its first......

TVM.Bio Releases Smart Badges For Trade Shows

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 20 April 2021 / Rank:16

Marketing and promotion music solutions company, TVM.Bio, has released the TVM.Bio Smart Badge, wearable technology that uses advanced Near Field Comm......

Chrome Browser Extension I used today... Eyedropper (sample any colour in a single click)

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 19 April 2021 / Rank:66

There are browser extensions I use all the time. Many of them are the reason I use Google’s Chrome Browser. Today I opened a new brand guidelines colour swatch palette with CMYK reference but no hex... [[ This is a...

Case Study: CHG Incentive Shift Celebrate Flexibility

Smart Meetings / Smart Meetings / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

The pivot to digital events over the last year revealed that a lot of value delivered at face-to-face meetings can effectively be online. One of the big exceptions, however, was incentive programs. Julie Sibthorp, senior director of corporate meeting and...

How to Prepare for the Next Crisis: Event Insurance Tips

Guest Author / Smart Meetings / 19 April 2021 / Rank:52

The pandemic illustrated why it’s important to prepare for circumstances outside your control. So, here are some vital event insurance tips. The post How to Prepare for the Next Crisis: Event Insurance Tips appeared first on Smart Meetings ....

4 Tips to Make Presenters More Effective for Any Audience

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 19 April 2021 / Rank:63

Communication-skills specialist Kerri Garbis explains how to prepare speakers to present effectively for both virtual and in-person attendees....

HSMAI Foundation Distributes COVID Relief Grants to More Than 260 Hospitality Professionals Around the World

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:44

The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Foundation is supporting the hospitality industry by distributing more than $130,000 in HSMAI Foundation COVID Relief Fund grants to more than 260 hospitality professionals around t......

Gaylord National to Reopen July 1

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 19 April 2021 / Rank:60

The D.C. area’s largest meeting hotel has updated its 1,996 guest rooms....

More Hotels Embrace Mobile Solutions

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 19 April 2021 / Rank:51

IHG is the latest hotel group to add smartphone-aided convenience to the travel experience....

How to Execute a Styled Shoot with Margaux Fraise

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

Candid Conversations podcast series featuring Margaux Fraise...

How to Deal With Difficult People In Difficult Situations with Barbara Khozam

Special Events Staff / WEB-INF\web.xml / 19 April 2021 / Rank:54

Candid Conversations podcast series featuring Barbara Khozam....

Information on the Event Research Programme.

[email protected] (Gaelle Connolly) / BVEP - Business Visits and Events Partnership / 19 April 2021 / Rank:45

Information about the Event Research Programme (ERP) has been published on GOV.UK on 19th April. The guidance covers measures in place, information for attendees, how to travel to a venue safely and staying overnight. Find out more information at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-about-the-events-research-programme-erp-paving-the-way-for-larger-audiences-to-attend-sport-theatre-and-gigs-safely-this-summer...

How Your Wedding Planning Business Can Promote Sustainability This Earth Day

WPIC / wpic.ca / 19 April 2021 / Rank:39

By: Holly Perrier, BA, WPICC, CWD of Perrier Planning April 22nd is globally known as Earth day! During April, environmental activists join together to highlight the beauty of our natural land. From small businesses to large corporations, everyone has a...

Understanding Hybrid Event Models: An Endless Events Guide

Mariana Fernandes / Endless Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:51

At first glance, it might seem like a hybrid event is pretty straightforward. You take virtual, you take in-person, and bada bing bada boom, you got yourself a hybrid experience!......

Selling Event Tickets Online: Why One Country Show Creator Moved Away From Cash

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 19 April 2021 / Rank:52

Cashless and contactless events have become a firm part of our post-lockdown world – which means event creators need to adapt. If your event has always relied on cash, switching to online ticketing might sound like a daunting prospect. But...

Vacancy - Café Supervisor - Cafe No: 7 | St Martons House Leicester

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:41

Café No:7 is the new café due to open in late May 2021 at St Martins House Conference Centre, located in the heart of the Cathedral Area in Leicester....

Nevada Plans to Fully Re-Open for Events by June 1

[email protected] / Corporate Event News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:63

Nevada Plans to Fully Re-Open for Events by June 1 April 19, 2021 CEN News Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak is aiming for the state’s many hospitality and events venues to allow 100% capacity by June 1. The welcome news is...

Q : Alternative Careers In F&B: What Does A Chef Consultant Do?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:58

When it comes to the foodservice industry, there"s no shortage of career opportunities. Whether you love to innovate and create, manage and consult or even mix in science and the arts, foodservice is so diverse that there"s room for just...

Munich welcomes the opening of AMERON Munich Motorworld

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 19 April 2021 / Rank:53

The post Munich welcomes the opening of AMERON Munich Motorworld appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

WTTC Releases Major New Paper For Inclusive & Accessible Guidelines To Aid Global Travel & Tourism Recovery

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

London, UK: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) launches its new high-level guidelines for inclusion and accessibility in the sector which focus on the experience of travellers with disabilities and will help make the Travel & Tourism sector a......

Anthony Melchiorri Partners With Development Team Reviving The Long Beach Breakers Hotel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:66

Anthony Melchiorri, the hospitality expert and television personality behind Hotel Impossible and founder of Argeo Hospitality, has partnered with Long Beach-based development company Pacific6 to bring the historic Breakers Hotel back to life nearly......

Temporary Fix or Permanent Change? An AV Perspective on the Evolution of Trade Shows

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 19 April 2021 / Rank:58

Sean Wargo, senior director of market intelligence, AVIXA, says we need to move away from the idea that a trade show is a “calendared moment” and think of conventions “as content that has a long tail.” Here’s what that looks...

The Unbound Collection By Hyatt Brand Expands In China With The Opening Of Commune By The Great Wall

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:59

Hyatt Hotels Corporations (NYSE: H) announced the opening of Commune by the Great Wall in the Yangqing District of Beijing, marking the sixth property in China for The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brand. Distinguished by modern architectural masterpi......

In 2020, half as many conferences were held in Tallinn as in 2019

Gorazd Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 19 April 2021 / Rank:54

The post In 2020, half as many conferences were held in Tallinn as in 2019 appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

International Confex announces partnership with Benchmark Collective

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

International Confex has announced that it will be partnering with Benchmark Collective to power its Confex sales lounge. Benchmark Collective will be… The post International Confex announces partnership with Benchmark Collective appeared first on EN ....

What It Takes To Evolve A Beverage Program

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:61

Problem : Time to Beverage Evolution The national beverage program for Omni Hotels & Resorts is rolled out on a bi-annual basis, with the same menu and mandates across all properties. As the chain has grown to include larger and...

International Confex announces partnership with Benchmark Collective

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 19 April 2021 / Rank:53

International Confex announces partnership with Benchmark Collective Olivia Powell Mon, 04/19/2021 - 15:04...

The Lookout #21: Eventtech Landscape Map & Some Hannover Messe Learnings

Felix Josephi / Pirate X Event Productions / 19 April 2021 / Rank:56

Hi there, it’s Felix again with a new issue of The Lookout! We’ve been busy over here at PIRATEx, but the industry hasn’t been slowing down either. Here’s what’s been on my radar, and what you won’t want to miss...

The Grand Reopening Event Planning Checklist You Need to Bookmark

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 19 April 2021 / Rank:53

While most creators have a trusty event planning checklist that they consult in normal times, organising a post-lockdown event comes with a whole host of different factors to consider. Whether it’s ordering PPE supplies for staff or ensuring that social...

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions acquires major hospital event in Shenzhen

Stuart Wood / CMW / 19 April 2021 / Rank:56

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions, the joint venture between Reed Exhibitions and the Sinopharm Group, has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in the China Hospital Construction Conference (CHCC). CHCC is a major show launched in 1999 which deals in...

Lecture To Celebrate 100th Birthday Of Culinary Legend Ron Kinton

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:58

The Ron Kinton Anniversary Lecture is being held in recognition of the chef, author and educationist"s huge influence on the catering profession and his lifetime of dedication to the industry. The lecture, which is to be an annual event, will...

How The Public’s Comfort With Travel Will Affect The Recovery

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

While concerns over COVID-19 and resulting global travel restrictions significantly reduced trips taken in the past year, travel industry professionals say the future is brighter than it may seem. As vaccination efforts continue, they say the pandem......

How to Plan Your Stag and Doe in Ten Easy Steps

Sonia Reynolds / Toronto & GTA Weddings & Special Events Blog / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

Let’s get real – planning a wedding can be expensive. Enter the Stag and Doe a.k.a the honeymoon fund generator! The reason that these parties are so great is that they are a chance for you to have a big...

Tourism After Lockdown: Travel Barriers

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:50

STR"s Tourism Consumer Insights team has been keeping a close eye on traveler and tourism trends as the industry moves through the most optimistic point of the pandemic. The twists and turns of the COVID-19 pandemic have contributed to seismic...

interTouch and Com.tel announce strategic partnership

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:56

London, 19th April 2021: interTouch, the leading provider of cloud-based Internet and guest-facing technologies to the global hospitality industry, and Com.tel, leading telecommunications infrastructure provider in Italy, have announced that they ha......

From Room Service To Rehab, Distressed Assets Are Finding New Life

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:54

The skilled nursing and hotel industries, while improving, have faced pandemic-fueled challenges over the past year that resulted in empty rooms. But real estate owners selling some of the underperforming properties and streamlining their portfolios......

Reimagining Customer Engagement: The Importance Of Taking Care Of Your Client´s Hotel Content

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

According to a 2020 study by investpro.com, the likelihood of selling to an existing customer is 60-70%, while the probability of selling to a new customer is 5%-20%. So if growth is a primary corporate goal, then retaining clients is...

An intimate Fife wedding at Dunino and Falside Mill with natural tones & rustic styling

ALISON TINLIN / UK Wedding Blog – Plans and Presents / 19 April 2021 / Rank:56

Today I am thrilled to share this beautiful intimate Fife wedding at Dunino and Falside Mill with natural tones & rustic styling. Images were captured by Crofts & Kowalczyk Photography. Crofts & Kowalczyk Photography are Sylwia & Simon,...

Stress Test Before You Invest: Hotel Demand

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:56

The pandemic has created challenges for hotel owners like none they have ever seen. STR reports that U.S. hotel profits fell almost 85% in 2020, making it the worst year on record for the industry. As you may have seen...

Fortune Hotels Lands In Hubballi With An Airport Hotel

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

Fortune Hotels, member ITC"s hotel group, announced the opening of its first hotel in the historic town of Hubballi, Karnataka making it their sixth hotel alliance in the State. An iconic city landmark, Fortune Park Airport Road Hubballi is strategi......

12 Special Birthday Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:54

Another year has gone by, but you still look as fabulous as ever. Celebrate your birthday in style and remember your big day with a one-of-a-kind photoshoot! Here are 12 special birthday photoshoot ideas in Toronto to get your next...

International Confex to partner with Whitespace XPO

Olivia Powell / Exhibition News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:57

Mash Media has announced that it will be partnering with Whitespace XPO, who will be providing core services for International Confex, which… The post International Confex to partner with Whitespace XPO appeared first on EN ....

11 Boudoir Photoshoot Ideas in Chicago

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:53

Perhaps you’ve done a boudoir photoshoot before and you’re looking to elevate your pictures further. Or maybe you’re toying around with the idea for the first time and you want your first shoot to be stellar. Whichever camp you’re in,...

International Confex to partner with Whitespace XPO

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 19 April 2021 / Rank:61

International Confex to partner with Whitespace XPO Olivia Powell Mon, 04/19/2021 - 11:54...

Hospitality Financial Leadership The Daily Revenue Audit – The Must Do’s

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:51

The hotel business is a retail business and in order to stay on top of your business, you must fully and completely balance your daily revenues and settlements. This means dotting the eyes and crossing the Ts, examine them. Every...

A novel way to assess consensus

Adrian Segar / Conferences That Work / 19 April 2021 / Rank:40

Chapter 44 of my book The Power of Participation explains how facilitators use participatory voting to provide public information about viewpoints in the room, and pave the way for further discussion. In particular, we often use participatory voting to assess...

10 Boudoir Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:57

Don’t settle for any drab studio for your boudoir shoot when you could book a drop-dead gorgeous space instead! You are sure to find your perfect look in one of these stylish, fun, and creative spaces. These breathtaking boudoir photoshoot...

Perth offers $25,000 to secure keynote speakers anywhere in Australia

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 19 April 2021 / Rank:57

A convention bureau in Australia is offering up to AUD25,000 to help event planners book ‘extraordinary keynote speakers’ – and boost delegate numbers. Business Events Perth CEO Gareth Martin said the fund was designed to help reboot events around Australia,...

HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 16 April 2021

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

Bexhill"s Cooden Beach Hotel Acquired by Hong Kong Hotelier and Singapore-Based Partner at GBP6.9 Million Hong Kong hotelier, Grace Leo, and her Singapore-based partner, Tim Hartnoll have acquired the 41-key Cooden Beach Hotel at a guided price of G......

Inside Facebook’s Accessible and Purposefully Thematic Internal Virtual Event

Rachel Boucher / Event Marketer / 19 April 2021 / Rank:46

Among the next big challenges for event marketers is fighting the urge to lean on retrospective pandemic content and messaging and to instead embrace fresh marketing themes and branding. For Facebook’s annual internal event, the GMS Summit, this year themed...

Cornell Research Recap: How Contactless Technology is Transforming the Hospitality Industry Forever

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:40

Living our lives in a pandemic is challenging us all right now and no more so than folks in the travel and leisure sector. We are seeing businesses of all sizes forced to pivot their operations not only to survive,...

Which Tripadvisor Platform Is Right For My Hotel?

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:52

Tripadvisor continues to try to find ways to generate revenue, but how do you know which platforms are best for your hotel? The review-giant-turned-distribution-platform-turned-membership-program just rolled out its fourth program, Tripadvisor PLUS,......

The 10 Best Product Photographers in Seattle

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:53

Product photography is more than simply showcasing a product in an attractive way. It takes artful compositions, insider knowledge of what a business seeks to portray, and an eye for storytelling through photography. If you’re a Seattle biz or brand...

10 Boudoir Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:50

Showing off what makes you special and one of a kind can make for the sexiest of boudoir shoots. Whether you see yourself as elegant and sophisticated or original and free-spirited, there is a location to match your unique style!...

Eventful Life with Alexa Martinez

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 19 April 2021 / Rank:49

In this episode of Eventful Life, Holly Patrick talks to the ever-enthusiastic Alexa Martinez, event manager at St James’s Place Wealth Management in Manchester. The role didn’t exist when Alexa began at the company as a personal assistant but she...

HVS Monday Musings: Reviving The Global Travel & Tourism Sector

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:39

Inoculating a majority of the population, especially tourism employees, is a key focus area for most countries in their quest to revive inbound travel. For instance, Italy has recently announced a "COVID-free islands" vaccination plan which will pri......

10 Beautiful Graduation Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:60

It’s your big moment and you deserve the absolute best photos to memorialize your graduation! Choosing a space that fits your personality can be tough, but don’t worry, we did the hard work for you—check out these stunning graduation photoshoot...

UNWTO And Facebook Partner To Support Members States To Leverage Digital Marketing To Restart Tourism

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

Over the past year, the United Nations specialized agency for tourism has been supporting its Member States on a series of initiatives relating to market intelligence and marketing. Now, as tourism begins to restart in some parts of the world,...

Mantis and Bench partner to create new green screen studio

Olivia Powell / Conference News - CN / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

Mantis and Bench partner to create new green screen studio Olivia Powell Mon, 04/19/2021 - 09:26...

The 9 Best Product Photographers in Atlanta

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:62

Atlanta brands have a lot of competition to overcome if they want to have their message heard by prospective clients! It takes visual media that instantly gets the attention of the viewer and carries an entire story in a single...

You Need Tech For The Post-Pandemic Travel Surge

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

Vaccines are on the way and every hotel is eagerly awaiting the day when we can "get back to normal" in terms of seeing a steady flow of new reservations to bolster all-too-depleted business returns. Careful what you wish for,...

Forget the medium, focus on the experience, says Top Banana

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 19 April 2021 / Rank:54

Creative communications agency Top Banana has launched a new campaign to turn the focus back to the event experience and away from the medium of delivery. “Hybrid is currently the word that is taking centre stage in our industry...

Latest #WeCreateExperiences campaign tops 2 million views

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

The #WeCreateExperiences B2B and B2C campaigns, part of One Industry One Voice (OIOV), have reached a combined total of 3.7 million views via social media channels. The B2C campaign received 2.3m post impressions and followed the B2B campaign, which launched...

11 Boudoir Photoshoot Ideas in New York City

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:50

Everyone dreams of visiting New York City at least once in their lifetime. Why shouldn’t they? It’s one of the most lively cities in the world. The so-called Big Apple, with its skyline over the Hudson and the giant buildings...

How Can CIOs Implement Effective Change Management?

Letitia Lim / ManagementEvents / 19 April 2021 / Rank:120

Change management is inevitable in the era of digital transformation — at individual and enterprise levels. Over the past year, organizations across the globe experienced some form of change management out of necessity. Shona Elliot, best-selling author and executive management...

Malta MICE Business Scheme

Paul Colston / CMW / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) is increasing its support for MICE business to the Maltese Islands with a new MICE Business Scheme designed to incentivise foreign corporate clients and associations to choose Malta and Gozo for their events in 2021...

365 Community Engagement: What Could It Actually Look Like?

Victoria Copans / Event Manager Blog / 19 April 2021 / Rank:60

Ongoing ‘365 engagement’ is on the horizon according to event tech providers, but they have yet to form a clear picture of just what it will look like. Community building through virtual events will be key, but how should you...

The 10 Best Newborn Photographers in Los Angeles

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:62

There’s a plethora of creatives to choose from, especially in Southern California, but these Los Angeles newborn photographers really stood out! When you want to capture some of the most precious times in life—those first days of life—you need to...

Mouthwatering Menu Trends for the New Year

Amber Kispert / WEB-INF\web.xml / 19 April 2021 / Rank:57

A look at where the world of food will be going in 2021....

11 Boudoir Photoshoot Ideas in San Francisco

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:56

San Francisco is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the world! The city sure lives up to its reputation—it’s full of people from all over the world and breathtaking sceneries, creating a little microcosm that will make you...

Business Events Recovery Dashboard: Mapping Out the Future

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 19 April 2021 / Rank:86

As the business events industry continues working on its recovery, we’re checking in our latest COVID-29 Recovery Dashboard to see what shape your events are taking this year....

The 9 Best Product Photographers in San Diego

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:38

Starting a business and creating a product is only half the battle. Now comes the marketing aspect with getting the word out that you have something worthwhile to offer. Whether you’re looking for a minimalist yet artistic angle or a...

Michael Sharp to lead opening of first Aiden hotel in Australasia

cim / CIM Business Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

Boutique hotel Aiden Darling Harbour has appointed Michael Sharp as its opening general manager. Bringing 14 years’ of hotel experience, including nine in hotel manager and general manager roles, Sydney-born Sharp has returned to his hometown after eight years of...

First flights take off as trans-Tasman travel bubble begins

cim / CIM Business Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:66

The highly anticipated trans-Tasman travel bubble has opened today with the first flights taking off this morning. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the start of the trans-Tasman bubble was a “win-win” for both nations. “Both countries have done a remarkable...

Fyre festival punters awarded $7k by court

cim / CIM Business Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:66

A group of 277 attendees of the notorious 2017 Fyre Festival are set to receive a US$7,220 payout following a lawsuit against the organisers, convicted fraudster Billy McFarland and rapper Ja Rule. Tickets to the festival in the Bahamas coast...

eTechSuite and Arinex launch eMeeting

cim / CIM Business Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:45

Arinex in-house technology partner eTechSuite has launched eMeeting, a multi-functional platform for virtual and hybrid events. “The marketplace has been bombarded with an abundance of new technology providers who all claim they have the best technology for delivering conferences or...

White Night Geelong looking for creative inspiration

cim / CIM Business Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:55

The White Night festival is heading back to Geelong this year following its debut in 2018, as major events return to Victoria in 2021. White Night Geelong will take place on November 6, with colourful projections and installations bringing the...

11 Beautiful Graduation Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 19 April 2021 / Rank:48

Graduation is just around the corner, and this milestone is a must for celebrating in style! Before the party begins, we want to make sure you can properly commemorate this moment with the most stunning and timeless photos possible. That’s...

Cairns is back in business

cim / CIM Business Events / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

Cairns & Great Barrier Reef is back in business with the Cairns Convention Centre reopening its doors after a major refurbishment. The Centre will be hosting the Australian Banana Growers Congress in May followed by the Australian College of Emergency...

Setting Your Prices as a Wedding Planner

Kylie Carlson / The Wedding Academy / 19 April 2021 / Rank:47

Setting your prices and pricing in general sparks so many questions when you’re first starting out in business. In our last blog post, Justifying Your Pricing as a Wedding Planner, we looked at how you can talk to your clients...

Audio / Speech to text (with free tiers)

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 19 April 2021 / Rank:60

Prior to Covid I was never far from my Livescribe pen and notebook. The Livescribe pen enables me to make notes while it records the audio in the room. Following the meeting at the tap of the nib on... [[...

Stratovation Launched to Help Push Business Forward in a Post-COVID World

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:17

Columbus, Ohio — Helping clients build businesses through informed strategy, insightful innovation and relentless execution is the mission of the Stra......

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions Acquires Majority Stake in the China Hospital Construction Conference

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:16

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions, the joint venture between Reed Exhibitions and the Sinopharm Group, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majorit......

TCF Center Announces Karen Totaro as ASM Global General Manager

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:21

Detroit – Larry Alexander, board chairman of the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority (DRCFA) is pleased to announce that ASM Global has wel......

beMatrix Offers New Rental Solutions

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:17

Do you want each of your projects to be unique and outstanding with minimal investment? Are you interested in growing your business without paying to ......

UNT to Offer Bachelor"s Degree in Event Design and Experience Management Beginning This Fall

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:22

DENTON (UNT), Texas — Beginning Fall 2021, the University of North Texas College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism will offer a Bachelor of Sc......

Bizzabo Reveals 6 Virtual Attendee Personas Based on Surveying 700 Participants and Reviewing Data from 967 Events

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:19

NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Bizzabo, the world"s leading event success platform, today released its Virtual Attendee Experience Report which analyzed survey ......

Glisser Launches Glisser Stream to Create Seamless Hybrid Events

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:17

London - Virtual and hybrid event platform Glisser has today announced the launch of its own video streaming service, Glisser Stream. The new function......

INVNT Launches Higher Education Division

Admin / Exhibitor News Network / 19 April 2021 / Rank:20

NEW YORK, NY – INVNT, The global live brand storytelling agency™ today announces the launch of a higher education division dedicated to providing un......

11 Boudoir Photoshoot Ideas in Austin

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:39

When it comes to boudoir photography and ideal locations for a shoot, the options are practically infinite in the city of Austin. From bright lofts to contemporary homes, the selection of shooting venues is huge. After all, everything is bigger...

Australia puts another $3million into conference subvention pot

jlancaster / Association Meetings International / 18 April 2021 / Rank:50

Australia’s national convention bureau, Business Events Australia, has put another AUD3million into the subvention pot to support bids for new international events. The additional money – administered through Tourism Australia – will help to lure conference organisers to Australia by...

The 10 Best Event Photographers in Providence

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:58

If you’re planning your next Rhode Island event—be it a wedding, party, or corporate gathering—you’ll need photography coverage. And for some occasions, cellphone selfies just aren’t enough. This is where local photographers come into play! Their eye for creativity and...

The 7 Best Product Photographers in Boston

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:55

If you’re a local Boston brand or business, then you probably know that eye-catching photographs of your product can mean the difference between success and failure! Images often make or break a customer’s first impression of your brand, and having...

The 9 Best Lifestyle Photographers in Providence

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:45

Rhode Island lifestyle clients have some of the finest scenery that the country has to offer right in their backyard! But finding a creative talent to collaborate with can sometimes be a challenge. Whether you’re looking for a guided posed...

The 8 Best Product Photographers in Houston

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:55

The sheer diversity of Houston’s product photography scene is delightful, but its size may make it hard to find just the right talent to work with. Are you a heavy industry business looking for exposure or perhaps a local food...

11 Beautiful Maternity Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:45

Consistently hailed as one of the most family-friendly cities in Canada, Toronto is home to over 2.4 million people and more than 80 different ethnic groups. It’s one of the most multicultural cities in the world, and it’s no wonder...

11 Boudoir Photoshoot Ideas in Los Angeles

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:49

Los Angeles, also known as the City of Dreams. It’s glamorous—almost luxurious— with backdrops ideal for framing your boudoir photo session. In Los Angeles, there’s so much to do that it’s simply impossible to say you know every corner of...

The 10 Best Newborn Photographers in San Francisco

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:41

The newborn stage is such a fleeting time in life, one many new parents want to preserve with photos so they can revisit these moments again and again. Any of these San Francisco newborn photographers will surely capture the tiny...

Colourful socks and dancing hamsters?

Natalija Bah Čad / KONGRES Magazine / 18 April 2021 / Rank:46

The post Colourful socks and dancing hamsters? appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

Are Your Guests “Apped Out?” Only Welcoming Words Such As These, Spoken By Humans, Convey Authentic Hospitality

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 18 April 2021 / Rank:46

As a writer in the hospitality space, I am often approached by new companies with emerging technology who are looking for PR. Despite that my articles are almost always related to training tips for human engagement such as sales and...

Are Your Guests “Apped Out?” Only Welcoming Words Such As These, Spoken By Humans, Convey Authentic Hospitality

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 18 April 2021 / Rank:57

As a writer in the hospitality space, I am often approached by new companies with emerging technology who are looking for PR. Despite that my articles are almost always related to training tips for human engagement such as sales and...

11 Studio Photoshoot Ideas in Dallas

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Dallas has a special flair—it is a mixture of Texas with its conservative beauty and modern attractions. Whether you live in Dallas or are visiting for the holidays, preserving the memories of this beautiful city ought to be a priority....

10 Cozy Fall Photoshoot Ideas in Toronto

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Bursting at the seams with cultural events, beautiful parks, and friendly people, Toronto is one of Canada’s crown jewels along the East Coast. Just like its West Coast cousin, Vancouver, the city of Toronto is overflowing with picturesque locations that...

A brand new look for Le Meridien Lav Split

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Special Venues: Wiesergut

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Prospects for trade fair admission are possible

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The 7 Best Fashion Photographers in Providence

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Providence is not only the hub of Rhode Island. It’s also the cultural capital of the state, where creatives come together and partner up with brands and clients looking for artistic and inspired fashion photography. If you’re in the area...

11 Fun Summer Photoshoot Ideas in Vancouver

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:47

Many consider Vancouver, Canada, one of the most picturesque cities in all of North America. It’s almost impossible to frame a bad picture, especially during the sunniest season, which just happens to be summer. When it comes to summer photoshoot...

12 Christmas YouTube Video Ideas for Your Next Shoot

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:52

Paper Christmas cards with a family photo enclosed are traditional for a reason—people love to get mail. Plus, a handwritten personalized note is always appreciated regardless of the season. Nowadays, though, lots of people are opting to bring their Christmas...

9 Tips on How to Become a Content Creator

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:48

So, you want to know how to become a content creator? We admire and adore content creators—after all, they’re the minor celebs in our everyday lives on our smallest screens. They’ve taken Andy Warhol’s notion that we all want our...

Where to Rent Tables and Chairs

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Whether you’re planning a wedding reception, a performance, a workshop, a popup dinner, or some other event altogether, often the most basic necessities you’ll need to rent are tables and chairs. These are perhaps the most commonly rented items for...

Designing and Facilitating an Engaging Online Workshop

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With the right planning, methods, and tools, anyone can design valuable and engaging online workshop experiences. See how here! The post Designing and Facilitating an Engaging Online Workshop appeared first on SCOOCS.co ....

The Meetings Show is seeking experts to share their knowledge

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Special Venues: Ottersbach Castle

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Special Venues: Thon 7

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The 11 Best Street Photographers in Seattle

Peerspace / Peerspace / 18 April 2021 / Rank:46

Every city is unique, from the people walking its streets to the urban planning and architectural traits that give it life. Because of this, the street photography in each city is equally one of a kind, bringing us into a...

How to create strong unique passwords you will always remember for everybody platform.

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 17 April 2021 / Rank:71

Pick a random item on your desk calendar Make up your rules You need a capital and a number 2 as an r all A’s as capitals so…cAlendA2 next you need a symbol I tend to put this on the......

How to Plan a Pop-Up Event in Our Ever-Changing Climate

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 17 April 2021 / Rank:32

If you’re looking to host your first live event after lockdown, have you considered organising a pop-up? Pop-up events are a great way to ease back into things. They tend to be on a smaller scale, which works well with...

Top Event & Wedding Influencers to Follow on Instagram

[email protected] / eventplanner.net / 17 April 2021 / Rank:55

If you want to become an expert event planner or wedding planner one of the best things you can do is to learn from the very best. We listed the best Instagram accounts to follow in the event industry for...

4 Things to Keep in Mind Before Hosting a Virtual Event

Exhibition Globe / Exhibition Globe / 17 April 2021 / Rank:54

Can you imagine sitting in a small congested room, full of people? What if one of them coughs or sneezes? The post 4 Things to Keep in Mind Before Hosting a Virtual Event appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

Spotify to Launch Virtual Events Feature

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The new Spotify Feature will update the fans about their favorite artists’ upcoming virtual parents The COVID-19 pandemic had a The post Spotify to Launch Virtual Events Feature appeared first on Exhibition Globe ....

More talent from around me - Wonderful wordsmith Terry Victor

[email protected] (Caron Lyon - pcmcreative) / PCM creative in action / 16 April 2021 / Rank:50

Mindfulness in March - Seeing Red was a blog post back in March featuring fellow Equity member Caron Reidy Terry is the welshest non native Welshman living in wales I have ever met. An energy... [[ This is a content...

Meetings-Friendly Hilton Opens Near the Beach in Santa Monica

Rob Carey / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 16 April 2021 / Rank:74

The 286-unit property is just four blocks from the famed Santa Monica Pier overlooking the Pacific Ocean....

Solving a Networking Issue at Hybrid Events

Casey Gale / PCMA / 16 April 2021 / Rank:67

Can virtual and in-person attendees interact at hybrid events? Members of the PCMA Catalyst community discussed the topic in a recent thread....

Buh-Bye Winter! Fresh Ideas For Spring Decor!

Marley / The Party Goddess / 16 April 2021 / Rank:55

New season, new look! Spring decor ideas straight from the garden! Finally, we’re starting to thaw out from that endless winter with snow and blizzards. Wait, I live in California… OK, so finally the drizzling has stopped and it’s in...

Putting the “Me” Back in Meetings

Sue Hatch / MeetingsNet - industry’s top source for news, trends & strategies / 16 April 2021 / Rank:56

Scenes from some of the face-to-face events held for Global Meetings Industry Day (plus a peek at MPI’s GMID virtual-event studio)....

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The conferences that give back | St Martins House

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As Leicester rebuilds its economy after the lockdowns, there are things that all of us in the locality can and are doing to boost it and help it to restore....

The Queen lunches at St Martins House

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 16 April 2021 / Rank:52

On Maundy Thursday Her Majesty The Queen came to Leicester Cathedral to complete her Maundy Visits to English Anglican Cathedrals. The Royal Maundy Service is a tradition from Medieval times, when the Sovereign washes feet and gives alms to the...

St Martins Lodge now open

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 16 April 2021 / Rank:50

Leicester"s newest boutique hotel is now open for bookings. St Martins House, a new high-end luxury accommodation, opened on 3rd October 2018 and completes the Cathedral Quarters offerings....

St Martins Lodge accommodation shortlisted for award

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 16 April 2021 / Rank:53

The newly-opened St Martins Lodge accommodation has been shortlisted for a prestigious regional award. The RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) has announced some of the East Midlands’ most loved built environment projects, with the publication of its RICS Awards...

"Meetings and events with safe social distancing at St Martins House Conference Centre

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 16 April 2021 / Rank:49

At St Martins House Conference Centre, we have set out some guidelines when running your events to keep everyone safe. These guidelines detail the specific measures that we are taking to ensure that meetings and events resume once more....

Adapting to change | St Martins House, Leicester

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As hospitality starts to open its doors, recover, and adapt to the changes, St Martins House Conference Centre and St Martins Lodge tells us how they look forward to welcoming visitors and guests again in the near future....

Long-term Meeting Room Hire Available

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St Martins House Conference Centre offers a range of facilities with immediate availability for long term meeting room hire....

COVID safe meetings and events at St Martins House

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At St Martins House Conference Centre, we have put in place a range of COVID secure practices to keep everyone safe which have been accredited with Visit England’s ‘WE’RE GOOD TO GO’ industry standard....

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About St Martins House Leicester

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St Martins House – more than just a Conference Centre - The Conference Centre and Events facilities may be the main focus of interest for many visitors, but what makes St Martins House so fascinating is the wide range of...

Our Spaces for Functions and Events

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St Martins House for your weddings confrences and other events, offices and onsite catering by Leicesters Maiyango. Serving both city and county, as well as the Diocese and its Cathedral....

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Wedding venue hire in the heart of Leicester

Admin / St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events / 16 April 2021 / Rank:57

If you are looking for a location in Leicester for your most romantic day and a day to remember forever. We realise just how important your wedding is and how important the details are. Contact St Martins House now and...

How to Find Us at St Martins House Conference Centre Leicester

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St Martins House Conference Centre, 7 Peacock Lane Leicester LE1 5PZ. Tel: 0116 261 5200...

Your Next Event at St Martins House Leicester

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We can arrange catering, menu tasting sessions, entertainment, additional AV supplies, help with your hotel bookings - even teambuilding and partner activities...

Celebration Venue Hire at St Martins House Leicester

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We offer dynamic spaces which play host to a range of celebrations, from private parties to corporate entertainment, award ceremonies to chic private dinners....

Catering at St Martins House Leicester

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Catering in-house service from the finest in Leicestershire food all at St Martins House Leicester...

St Martins House Leicester for Functions and Events

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St Martins House for your weddings conferences and other events, offices and onsite catering. Serving both Leicesters city and county, as well as the Diocese and its Cathedral....

The 11 Best Street Photographers in New York City

Peerspace / Peerspace / 16 April 2021 / Rank:41

If you truly want a good measure of what a city and its people are like, take to the streets. This explains why there is a robust community of New York City street photographers, with the great city drawing creatives...

The Event Creator’s Glossary of Event Safety Requirements

phunt / Eventbrite US Blog / 16 April 2021 / Rank:64

Few industries have undergone the kind of upheaval that the event industry has recently. COVID-19 has prompted the need to establish completely new safety requirements for events, and understanding the terminology and regulations can be overwhelming. Plus, the constant flux...

A Success in Event Safety for Edmonton

Curt Wagner / PCMA / 16 April 2021 / Rank:58

This Canadian city’s experience hosting the NHL bubble makes it well-primed for safe gatherings in the future....

NewcrestImage Opens Hilton Garden Inn Grapevine At SilverLake Crossings Near DFW Airport

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:58

NewcrestImage has added a 152-room Hilton Garden Inn to its portfolio with the opening on Friday, April 16 of a six-floor hotel in SilverLake Crossings, a 52-acre multi-use community in Grapevine, Texas, just two miles from DFW Airport and midway...

3 Tips for an Effective Trade Show Follow-Up Plan

Briquelle Neyens / Skyline E-Tips Blog / 16 April 2021 / Rank:42

With lead generation being a top priority for trade show marketers, that makes lead follow-ups equally as important. However, without a solid follow-up system in place, a lead that took so much effort to obtain becomes nearly pointless. Whether your...

Five Essentials For Present Day Hotel Operations

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:50

Those of us who have been in the industry for several decades will admit that our industry was already in need of a major shift in order to face a 'new world of hospitality' that was slowly emerging. Dramatic events...

Five Ways To Travel More Sustainably

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:68

The pent-up global demand for travel is undeniable. Travelers around the world are eagerly awaiting the opportunity to pack a suitcase, visit new places, reconnect with the people they love and create new memories. In fact, two out of three...

The 11 Best Street Photographers in San Diego

Peerspace / Peerspace / 16 April 2021 / Rank:47

The streets of San Diego are filled to the brim with interesting moments, whether they’re splashed out on a sunny beach or hidden in the shadows of a downtown storefront. Friends giggle on the sidewalk, CEOs rush to important meetings,...

Accor To Operate Downtown Miami"s New Legacy Hotel & Residences Developed By Rpc Under The Morgans Originals Portfolio

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:51

Accor, a world-leading hospitality group, and Miami-based real estate developer RPC (Royal Palm Companies), announce a strategic agreement to manage and operate Downtown Miami"s newest mixed-use tower, Legacy Hotel & Residences under the Morgans Ori......

11 Cozy Fall Video Ideas

Peerspace / Peerspace / 16 April 2021 / Rank:55

Many people consider fall their favorite season of all! There’s a chill in the air, nature is transforming, and fun holidays to look forward to. This autumn, why not get in the festive spirit and make a fall-themed video? Be...

Key Highlights In 2020

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:65

Due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, Singapore"s overall economy contracted by 5.4% in 2020. Although the services sector contracted by 6.4% in 2020, the services sector is forecasted to remain the largest contributor to Singapore"s Gross Dom......

Level-Up Virtual Event Production: MeetingPlay Studio Update

[email protected] (MeetingPlay) / MeetingPlay Blog | Learn About the Best Mobile Event App / 16 April 2021 / Rank:55

The rise of innovation with v irtual events brings an interesting side effect: It ha s reset audience expectations of what online event programming should be. Gone are the days where a simply produced Zoom webinar...

Hospitality Is The Kingdom Of Sensory Marketing

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:68

Sensory marketing is an essential tool to increase the profitability of the international hospitality industry. To understand why, you have to look at the process through which sensory marketing happens. The first step is to create a sensation in th......

Great Hotels Of The World Launches #MICEBEAT

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:49

Vaccines, ramped up testing, and universally agreed upon social distancing and safety measures are in place. The excitement with a return to travel is undeniable and, according to the March edition of the PULSE survey, partial re-openings in the UK...

Accor transforms the guest experience - Opens 1st hotel in Northern Europe offering a 100% digital experience

Admin / Hospitality Net Industry News / 16 April 2021 / Rank:68

Accor recently announced the deployment of 'Accor Key ', a solution providing customers access to their rooms without a physical key, in all of its properties. The objective: simplify our guests" stays using digital technology, while maintaining the......

Creating Safe Events: How to Make Attendees Feel Secure This Year

Eventbrite / Eventbrite UK / 16 April 2021 / Rank:57

Many attendees can’t wait to get back to live, in-person events this year. But, although excitement is building, it’s important to remember that coronavirus anxiety is real. Some people may be worried about the health and safety aspect of attending...

Why are Virtual Events Important for Sales and Marketing?

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