Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en IMEX America Breaks Records, Boosts Confidence http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Walking the aisles of the Sands Expo during IMEX America October 14–16, you heard one phrase repeated by exhibitors: "We're busy!" More exhibitors, more buyers, more appointments—it was a story of increases at IMEX America 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-america-breaks-records-boosts-confidence#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Education/Certification Global Site Research International Partners Medical Meetings Mon, 20 Oct 2014 18:49:00 +0000 44741 at http://meetingsnet.com Canopy: Hilton’s New Brand to Splash Down in Portland http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/canopy-hilton-s-new-brand-splash-down-portland <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Built around a different M-word—mindset, not millennial—the new Canopy by Hilton hotel brand was launched by president and CEO Christopher Nassetta at Hilton's Global Partnership Conference in Orlando.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/canopy-hilton-s-new-brand-splash-down-portland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/canopy-hilton-s-new-brand-splash-down-portland#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:30:00 +0000 44721 at http://meetingsnet.com Venues Beyond the Breakout Room http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/venues-beyond-breakout-room <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Our photo gallery is a sampling of the thousands of unique venue options listed at the Web site EVENTup. Do some searching yourself and you can find a battleship, an art-glass studio, and something new with every click. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/venues-beyond-breakout-room" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/venues-beyond-breakout-room#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Meeting Formats Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:48:00 +0000 44691 at http://meetingsnet.com Swanky Swans and Prize Planners: The 2014 CMI 25 Reception http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/swanky-swans-and-prize-planners-2014-cmi-25-reception <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A Who’s Who of Top Planners—MeetingsNet's eighth annual reception honoring the CMI 25 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/swanky-swans-and-prize-planners-2014-cmi-25-reception" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/swanky-swans-and-prize-planners-2014-cmi-25-reception#comments Outsourcing Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:23:00 +0000 44681 at http://meetingsnet.com What Makes a Great Social Customer Service Experience http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/what-makes-great-social-customer-service-experience <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">Social media</a></span> works because there is interaction and an openness to communicate in a way that always benefits the user first. Organizations must keep this in mind when they create their own social media accounts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/what-makes-great-social-customer-service-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/what-makes-great-social-customer-service-experience#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Social Media Medical Meetings Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:25:00 +0000 44671 at http://meetingsnet.com Quick and Easy ROI in New Dashboard from American Express and DoubleDutch http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/quick-and-easy-roi-new-dashboard-american-express-and-doubledutch <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With IMEX America under way in Las Vegas, American Express Meetings & Events released its 2015 Global Meetings & Events Forecast and announced a new <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/objectivesroi" title="" target="_blank">ROI</a></span> measurement tool with DoubleDutch, whose event app is now available directly through American Express.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/quick-and-easy-roi-new-dashboard-american-express-and-doubledutch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/quick-and-easy-roi-new-dashboard-american-express-and-doubledutch#comments Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:58:00 +0000 44651 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings: The Best Decision a CEO Can Make http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/meetings-best-decision-ceo-can-make <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In a live satellite interview during IMEX America, Bill McDermott, CEO of SAP, the world's largest business software company, said he believes the meetings industry "is at the forefront of driving growth in the global economy."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/meetings-best-decision-ceo-can-make" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/meetings-best-decision-ceo-can-make#comments Career Corporate Meetings News Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00:05:00 +0000 44611 at http://meetingsnet.com Maritz and Experient Launch New Global Network http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/maritz-and-experient-launch-new-global-network <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Maritz Travel Co. has selected and partnered with meeting planning companies and professional congress organizers in 19 countries (soon to be 40) to help its clients hold <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events" title="" target="_blank">global events</a></span>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/maritz-and-experient-launch-new-global-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/maritz-and-experient-launch-new-global-network#comments Association Meetings International Partners Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 14 Oct 2014 20:02:00 +0000 44601 at http://meetingsnet.com New AMEX Survey: Meetings Back on Track http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/new-amex-survey-meetings-back-track <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Planners they expect to spend more on training, include more virtual components, and use more nontraditional venues in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/new-amex-survey-meetings-back-track" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/new-amex-survey-meetings-back-track#comments Corporate Meetings Event Planning Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:34:00 +0000 44591 at http://meetingsnet.com Keynoter Steve Gross Gives Playful Start to Booming IMEX America http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/keynoter-steve-gross-gives-playful-start-booming-imex-america <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Steve Gross talks joy and optimism and hoteliers talk shop on Smart Monday, the day of education preceding IMEX America, opening with a record number of exhibitors and buyers October 14 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/keynoter-steve-gross-gives-playful-start-booming-imex-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/keynoter-steve-gross-gives-playful-start-booming-imex-america#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Medical Meetings News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 04:21:00 +0000 44571 at http://meetingsnet.com