Sue Hatch



Sue edits MeetingsNet interactive magazine tablet app, and oversees the annual CMI 25 project. She began her career in the meetings industry in 1984 with positions at Business Travel News and Successful Meetings, and has authored a Frommer's guidebook on New England Beaches. 

Around the Globe: Site News for Meeting Planners
View our gallery to see if you're up to speed on the major site news in meeting destinations around the world.
Inside Cvent Connect: A User Group Gallery
View our gallery from the largest-ever Cvent Connect, Cvent's conference for the venues and meeting professionals who use its technology.
Better Matchmaking and 12 Other Cvent Upgrades
This roundup of Cvent product additions and upgrades will keep you up to date with the fast-moving meeting tech company.
CEO Assures that Cvent Acquisition Will Drive Future Growth
CVENT top exec Reggie Aggarwal opens CventConnect with reassurances about the recent acquisition by Vista Equity Partners.
Uber and Lyft: Driving Hard Toward Meetings
The ride-sharing services have taken business travel by storm. Are meetings next?
Boom! Demolition of the Riviera Makes Way for a Bigger Vegas Convention Center
Before and after pictures of the Riviera Hotel and Casino demolition
Maritz Hires Medical Meeting Expert from MPI
Pat Schaumann has joined Maritz Travel as senior compliance director.
Green or Not Green, Let GMIC Know
Pay it forward by spending some time today responding to an important green meetings survey.
Ultra-Green Property Opens Near Cleveland
Geothermal heating and cooling is just part of what makes this new small hotel a sustainability standout.
2016 Changemaker: Dan Berger
For being a model of industry engagement while masterminding a fast-growing meeting technology startup
2016 Changemaker: Jean Johnson, CMP
For mixing traditional values with a largely virtual workforce to build a fast-growing, award-winning company
2016 Changemaker: Carol Krugman, MEd, CMP, CMM
For leading the team that designed a standalone bachelor of science degree in Event and Meeting Management for Metropolitan State University of Denver
2016 Changemaker: Fiona Pelham
For sharing her belief in meetings as a means to social good
MeetingsNet's 2016 Changemakers
Perspective: I Nominate...
We can’t take everyone for our annual honor, now nine years running, but I tip my hat to the obvious effort, leadership, and innovation documented in all the nominations we received.
Tracy Stuckrath, President & Chief Connecting Officer Thrive! Meetings & Events
2016 Changemaker: Tracy Stuckrath, CSEP, CMM, CHC
For promoting awareness of food allergies and other dietary restrictions among meeting and event professionals