Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen sits down with Dan Franks, a recovering CPA and former professional wrestler turned podcast industry professional and event planner. How did that happen?...More
The message of a new video from the Convention Industry Council, which administers the Certified Meeting Professional designation, is that even planners whose plates are full can find time to earn their CMPs. Take a look....More
Voters in the U.K. head to the polls today to decide whether Britain will remain a member of the European Union. Here’s what economists, commentators, and meeting professionals are saying about the potential effects of the “leave” vote....More
With multiple audiences to engage, layers of stakeholders to satisfy, budgets to mind, and a new brand to introduce, the marketing team at insurance brokerage and consulting firm NFP had to step up the creativity to produce the 2016 NFP Strategy Summit, held at the Omni Dallas in February.
Many planners get pushback from hotels when asking about donating leftover food. A little digging into the issue reveals that, although there is a law that protects people who donate food, it’s still easier for companies to have a blanket policy against it. But that's changing.
More hosted buyers, innovative educational offerings, 50 new booths, networking, meditation, politicians, thought leaders, and lots of buzz and business flooded the show floor at Frankfurt Messe. Take a look.