Outsourcing http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6614/more en SmithBucklin Buys Corporate Meeting and Incentive Company SDI http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/smithbucklin-buys-corporate-meeting-and-incentive-company-sdi <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CMI 25 company SDI joins forces with the association management giant</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/smithbucklin-buys-corporate-meeting-and-incentive-company-sdi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/smithbucklin-buys-corporate-meeting-and-incentive-company-sdi#comments Association Meetings Outsourcing Fri, 22 Jan 2016 17:35:00 +0000 56341 at http://meetingsnet.com Creative Rebranding Initiative: Let’s Thrive http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/creative-rebranding-initiative-let-s-thrive <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After getting a new owner and president, Creative Group has rebranded itself. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/creative-rebranding-initiative-let-s-thrive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/creative-rebranding-initiative-let-s-thrive#comments Outsourcing Career Tue, 12 Jan 2016 18:58:00 +0000 55901 at http://meetingsnet.com Events Industry Mourns the Passing of Jon Michaels http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/events-industry-mourns-passing-jon-michaels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Jonathan Brian Michaels, 45, vice president and partner of Extraordinary Events, died unexpectedly from intestinal complications on December 14, the birthday of his mother, business partner, and industry icon Andrea Michaels.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/events-industry-mourns-passing-jon-michaels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/events-industry-mourns-passing-jon-michaels#comments Outsourcing Thu, 24 Dec 2015 14:45:00 +0000 55551 at http://meetingsnet.com Dezika Launches to Support Independent Meeting Pros http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/dezika-launches-support-independent-meeting-pros <div class="field-deck"> Benefits include commission collection service </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Two veteran hospitality executives have formed a new global alliance aimed at supporting independent meeting professionals to streamline their operations.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/dezika-launches-support-independent-meeting-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/dezika-launches-support-independent-meeting-pros#comments Outsourcing Wed, 28 Oct 2015 17:27:00 +0000 54121 at http://meetingsnet.com The 2015 CMI 25 Reception: Fizz and Biz http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/2015-cmi-25-reception-fizz-and-biz <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>See who was on hand at MeetingsNet's annual reception for the CMI 25 companies, this year held at Fizz Las Vegas, the Caesars Palace champagne lounge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/2015-cmi-25-reception-fizz-and-biz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/2015-cmi-25-reception-fizz-and-biz#comments Outsourcing Wed, 21 Oct 2015 13:25:00 +0000 53921 at http://meetingsnet.com The 2015 CMI 25 Gallery http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/2015-cmi-25-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Sure they’re big, but are they creative? Take a look!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/2015-cmi-25-gallery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/2015-cmi-25-gallery#comments Outsourcing Corporate Meetings Wed, 16 Sep 2015 17:20:00 +0000 53111 at http://meetingsnet.com The 2015 CMI 25 http://meetingsnet.com/cmi25/2015-cmi-25 <div class="field-deck"> MeetingsNet’s 9th annual listing of the largest meeting and incentive companies working with corporations in the U.S. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MeetingsNet’s 9th annual listing of the largest meeting and incentive companies working with corporations in the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cmi25/2015-cmi-25" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cmi25/2015-cmi-25#comments Outsourcing Corporate Meetings Event Planning Fri, 11 Sep 2015 13:00:00 +0000 52141 at http://meetingsnet.com MCI Group and Coulter Join Forces to Become a Global Powerhouse http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/mci-group-and-coulter-join-forces-become-global-powerhouse <div class="field-deck"> First step in MCI’s strategic plan to acquire and grow its U.S. presence in next three to five years </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Two leading independent meeting and association management companies have joined forces to become a global powerhouse in the event world: The MCI Group and Coulter Companies.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/mci-group-and-coulter-join-forces-become-global-powerhouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/mci-group-and-coulter-join-forces-become-global-powerhouse#comments Marketing Outsourcing Premium Sun, 08 Mar 2015 20:21:00 +0000 48091 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Robin Lokerman, MCI Group, and Tom Coulter Gibson, Coulter Companies</p> Meeting and Event Planners Honored at The Special Event as Gala Award Winners http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/meeting-and-event-planners-honored-special-event-gala-award-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><em>Special Events</em> magazine, a sister of MeetingsNet, honored top events and event planners from around the world in January at The Special Event 2015 convention and <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span> in Anaheim, Calif., at the<em> Special Events</em> Gala Awards.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/meeting-and-event-planners-honored-special-event-gala-award-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/meeting-and-event-planners-honored-special-event-gala-award-winners#comments Food & Beverage Outsourcing Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:59:00 +0000 47781 at http://meetingsnet.com The Power of Global Partnerships http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/power-global-partnerships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>As we settle into 2015, I&rsquo;m excited about many things on the horizon for our industry. Business is back in full force for meetings and incentives, and we&rsquo;ve made great strides over the past few years to prove the value of our industry. </p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/power-global-partnerships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/power-global-partnerships#comments Outsourcing Premium Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:20:00 +0000 46951 at http://meetingsnet.com