Marketing http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en Why You Need to Attract Newbies to Your Event http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/why-you-need-attract-newbies-your-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A report from CEIR highlights the importance of new attendees to an event’s success—and how you can lure them in.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/why-you-need-attract-newbies-your-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/why-you-need-attract-newbies-your-event#comments Marketing Trade Shows Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:55:00 +0000 39641 at http://meetingsnet.com American Dental Association Rolls Out Brave New Brand for Its Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/american-dental-association-rolls-out-brave-new-brand-its-meeting <div class="field-deck"> ADA: America's Dental Meeting </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The American Dental Association's annual meeting consistently ranks among the five largest trade shows in the United States, but in 2012, stakeholders realized they needed to shake things up.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/american-dental-association-rolls-out-brave-new-brand-its-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/american-dental-association-rolls-out-brave-new-brand-its-meeting#comments Marketing Trade Shows Thu, 30 Jan 2014 20:57:00 +0000 39601 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>ADA&#39;s Welcome Center. Attendees are greeted with new branding from their very first welcome.</p> Craig Mulcahy 2013 Time to Rethink the Association Model? http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/time-rethink-association-model <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Alkon </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A former <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/7-strategies-effective-site-volunteers-your-meetings" title="7 Strategies for Effective On-Site Volunteers at Your Meetings" target="_blank">volunteer</a></span> leader in a local Meeting Professionals International chapter considers the value proposition of an association to career professionals today. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/time-rethink-association-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/time-rethink-association-model#comments Audience Engagement Marketing Education/Certification Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:54:00 +0000 39051 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Jim Alkon, marketing director, CRN International</p> Marketing CME to Today's Clinicians http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/marketing-cme-todays-clinicians <div class="field-byline"> By Glenn L. Laudenslager IV </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How one CME provider is adapting its marketing strategies to a changing demographic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/marketing-cme-todays-clinicians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cme-design/marketing-cme-todays-clinicians#comments CME Design Marketing Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:12:00 +0000 38311 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Mean Business Coalition Hires PR Firm to Create Messaging Campaign http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A coalition of meetings industry leaders has hired a public relations firm to launch a messaging campaign to communicate the value of meetings to policymakers, corporate America, and the general public, and, perhaps more critically, to change perceptions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/news/meetings-mean-business-coalition-hires-pr-firm-create-messaging-campaign#comments Global Meetings Resources Marketing Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports News Mon, 28 Oct 2013 19:46:00 +0000 38001 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> The Meetings Mean Business Coalition at IMEX America in Las Vegas.</p> Carolyn Clark San Jose Opens Newly Expanded Convention Center http://meetingsnet.com/west/san-jose-opens-newly-expanded-convention-center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>City officials marked the grand opening of the new and expanded McEnery Convention Center in San Jose with a free Community Day celebration on October 10.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/west/san-jose-opens-newly-expanded-convention-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/west/san-jose-opens-newly-expanded-convention-center#comments Marketing West Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:16:00 +0000 37862 at http://meetingsnet.com Despite Shutdown, Washington, D.C. Remains Open for Meetings Business http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/despite-shutdown-washington-dc-remains-open-meetings-business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The federal government may be shutdown, but meetings in the nation’s capital aren’t.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/despite-shutdown-washington-dc-remains-open-meetings-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/despite-shutdown-washington-dc-remains-open-meetings-business#comments Association Meetings Resources Marketing Northeast U.S. Southeast Wed, 02 Oct 2013 22:34:00 +0000 36922 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Greg O&#39;Dell, president and CEO, Events DC.</p> NFL’s Chargers Propose Stadium/Convention Center Hybrid in San Diego http://meetingsnet.com/west/nfl-s-chargers-propose-stadiumconvention-center-hybrid-san-diego <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The NFL’s San Diego Chargers want to build a $1.2 billion joint-use football stadium/convention center in lieu of a proposed $520 million expansion to the San Diego Convention Center, but the San Diego Convention Center Corp. says no thanks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/west/nfl-s-chargers-propose-stadiumconvention-center-hybrid-san-diego" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/west/nfl-s-chargers-propose-stadiumconvention-center-hybrid-san-diego#comments Marketing West Fri, 13 Sep 2013 17:03:00 +0000 36481 at http://meetingsnet.com D.B. Blas, via Flickr New CEO at Team San Jose http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/new-ceo-team-san-jose <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After a yearlong search, Team San Jose hired Karolyn Kirchgesler as its new chief executive officer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/new-ceo-team-san-jose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/new-ceo-team-san-jose#comments Marketing West Wed, 04 Sep 2013 12:29:00 +0000 36031 at http://meetingsnet.com Cvent Ranks Top 50 Meeting Cities http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/cvent-ranks-top-50-meeting-cities <div class="field-deck"> Orlando is the most popular among Cvent users </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Through a calculation involving RFPs sent, events booked, and other criteria, Cvent has determined that Orlando is the most popular meeting destination among its users during the 12 months ended July 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/cvent-ranks-top-50-meeting-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/cvent-ranks-top-50-meeting-cities#comments Marketing Site Selection/RFPs News Fri, 23 Aug 2013 17:46:00 +0000 35731 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Orange County Convention Center in Orlando.</p>