Financial/Insurance Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6610/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 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 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 ALHI Global Luxury Alliance Unites Venues, DMCs, and DMOs http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Associated Luxury Hotels International has announced an alliance with <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> consortium Global DMC Partners and the Bermuda Tourism Authority along with plans to expand its hotel and resort portfolio to include properties outside North America and the Caribbean.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alhi-global-luxury-alliance-unites-venues-dmcs-and-dmos#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Site Research International Partners Medical Meetings Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:09:00 +0000 44451 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX America Survival—and Productivity—Tips http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/imex-america-survival-and-productivity-tips <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Timothy Arnold calls IMEX America one of the best shows of the year. And he's got some tips to share for maximizing this opportunity to see the world in one place.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/imex-america-survival-and-productivity-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/imex-america-survival-and-productivity-tips#comments Business Travel Tips Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:19:00 +0000 44441 at http://meetingsnet.com SunRiver Resort: Infinite Stars and Limitless Activities http://meetingsnet.com/west/sunriver-resort-infinite-stars-and-limitless-activities <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Timothy Arnold says his expectations were high when visiting SunRiver Resort in Bend, Ore., and he was still blown away by its luxury, serenity, and service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/west/sunriver-resort-infinite-stars-and-limitless-activities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/west/sunriver-resort-infinite-stars-and-limitless-activities#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings West Medical Meetings Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:38:00 +0000 44391 at http://meetingsnet.com The Inn at Palmetto Bluff: The Secrets Are Out http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/inn-palmetto-bluff-secrets-are-out <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Now owned by Montage Hotels & Resorts, The Inn at Palmetto Bluff is a luxury vacation hideaway that is building a gracious new hotel with spa and meeting space, creating a resort destined to rise to the top of incentive conference site lists.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/inn-palmetto-bluff-secrets-are-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/inn-palmetto-bluff-secrets-are-out#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Southeast Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:17:00 +0000 44341 at http://meetingsnet.com The Three Forces of the “Shift Age” http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/three-forces-shift-age <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Aligning your meetings with the forces at play in "the shift age" is key to your success. Think about how you can incorporate globalism, individual choice, and connectedness into your planning process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/three-forces-shift-age" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/three-forces-shift-age#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Meeting Formats Speakers Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:42:00 +0000 44271 at http://meetingsnet.com