Recreation/Entertainment http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6630/more en Thinkers and Doers: Talking Heads and Wellness Initiatives on Hilton Agenda http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hilton reaches out to thought leaders and fitness experts for new meeting offerings, while targeting smartphone users for new check-in options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Career Resources Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:40:00 +0000 44921 at http://meetingsnet.com Can the Meetings Biz Save Atlantic City? http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/can-meetings-biz-save-atlantic-city <div class="field-deck"> The city is banking on meetings and convention business to increase its non-gaming visitor revenue </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In mid-July, within days of the news that Atlantic City&rsquo;s Trump Plaza and Showboat casino hotels would be closing by Labor Day, I was touring the ballroom of the Borgata Hotel Casino &amp; Spa&#39;s&nbsp;Event Center. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/can-meetings-biz-save-atlantic-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/can-meetings-biz-save-atlantic-city#comments Northeast U.S. Recreation/Entertainment Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:18:00 +0000 44201 at http://meetingsnet.com The DMC Evolution: From Ground Operator to Global Partner http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/dmc-evolution-ground-operator-global-partner <div class="field-byline"> By Chris Lee, DMCP, ACCESS Destination Services </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The story of destination management companies, from the man whose dad coined the term back in the 1970s! Enjoy this contribution from our Xpert Chris Lee of ACCESS Destination Services, part of our ideaXchange series, and then share your own memories and comments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/dmc-evolution-ground-operator-global-partner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/dmc-evolution-ground-operator-global-partner#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Outsourcing Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings News Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:47:00 +0000 42061 at http://meetingsnet.com Awesome Icebreakers: Help Your Attendees Warm Up http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/awesome-icebreakers-help-your-attendees-warm <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What a candy bar says about you, what you have in common with your fellow conference-goers, easy ways for introverts to engage, and much more in our roundup of winning ways to loosen up your crowd and boost their learning and networking.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/awesome-icebreakers-help-your-attendees-warm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/awesome-icebreakers-help-your-attendees-warm#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Fri, 09 May 2014 19:05:00 +0000 41281 at http://meetingsnet.com 6 Welcomes With the Wow Factor http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/6-welcomes-wow-factor <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>First impressions are everything, as these impressive group welcome events illustrate. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/6-welcomes-wow-factor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/6-welcomes-wow-factor#comments Recreation/Entertainment Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:50:00 +0000 40881 at http://meetingsnet.com DMCs Consolidate in Wake of GEP Bankruptcy http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/dmcs-consolidate-wake-gep-bankruptcy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The world of destination management companies was rocked last fall by the bankruptcy of well-established <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> consortium Global Events Partners. Since then, other DMC networks have announced changes and consolidations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/dmcs-consolidate-wake-gep-bankruptcy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/dmcs-consolidate-wake-gep-bankruptcy#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings News Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:27:00 +0000 40641 at http://meetingsnet.com Fitness at Meetings: Make it Fun http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/fitness-meetings-make-it-fun-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Fitness bands, the wearable monitors that capture movement, heart rate, sleep data, and more, were among the fastest growing product categories at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show. And they are catching on at meetings, too, along with other fitness ideas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/fitness-meetings-make-it-fun-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/fitness-meetings-make-it-fun-0#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:28:00 +0000 40631 at http://meetingsnet.com The ROI of Fitness at Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/roi-fitness-meetings <div class="field-deck"> Endorphins, engagement, energy—those are some of the returns you and your attendees will get when you book a boot camp. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Endorphins, engagement, energy—those are some of the returns you and your attendees will get when you book a boot camp or build in other exercise options during a meeting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/roi-fitness-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/roi-fitness-meetings#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Teambuilding Objectives/ROI Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Premium Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:49:00 +0000 40601 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Events Partners, Krisam Group File for Bankruptcy http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/global-events-partners-krisam-group-file-bankruptcy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Global Events Partners, Inc., a marketing consortium of destination management companies, and The Krisam Group. Inc., a sister company that represented hotels to the meeting planning community, filed for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 on January 31 in California Northern Bankruptcy Court.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/global-events-partners-krisam-group-file-bankruptcy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/global-events-partners-krisam-group-file-bankruptcy#comments Outsourcing Recreation/Entertainment Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:17:00 +0000 39811 at http://meetingsnet.com Help Attendees “De-Stress” by Expressing Themselves http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/help-attendees-de-stress-expressing-themselves <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The right presenters can help your people step away from the stresses of the business day and feel uplifted and inspired. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/help-attendees-de-stress-expressing-themselves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/help-attendees-de-stress-expressing-themselves#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Recreation/Entertainment Premium Sun, 19 Jan 2014 21:33:00 +0000 43981 at http://meetingsnet.com