Site Selection/RFPs en Book a Meeting With No RFP, No Contract <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Search for and book small meeting spaces (like the MAKERS venue in Seattle, pictured) on the spot with the LiquidSpace Web site and app. And now, for a fee, track those bookings at your own secure Web portal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meeting Formats Strategic Meetings Management Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings News Mon, 19 May 2014 15:26:00 +0000 41531 at Hotel e-RFPs: Both Planners and Suppliers Feel the Pain <div class="field-deck"> Key takeaways from a session at the Pharma Forum </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Being able to send a request for proposal to multiple hotels in multiple cities with the touch of a button&mdash;something planners have been able to do for years now, thanks to the influx of third-party sourcing Web sites&mdash;is a wonderful thing. Or is it?</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Event Management Site Selection/RFPs Silver Tue, 13 May 2014 14:51:00 +0000 41411 at Republicans Narrow Convention Host Cities to Eight: Vegas Among Finalists <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus announced on Twitter the eight cities on the short list to host the 2016 Republican Convention.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Site Selection/RFPs Thu, 06 Mar 2014 02:43:00 +0000 40181 at Orlando Gears Up for AIBTM in June <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Americas Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition (AIBTM) is heading to the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando June 10–12.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education/Certification Site Selection/RFPs Fri, 14 Feb 2014 18:49:00 +0000 39871 at Mike Lyons U.S. Hotel Openings 2014: Meeting Properties to Watch <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Here are 15 properties opening in 2014—new construction and major reflaggings—that meeting planners will want to keep an eye on.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Site News Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:24:00 +0000 38871 at Survey Shows What Hotel Amenities Planners and Attendees Want <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The amenity that most influences planners' booking decisions is discounted sleeping rooms, according to a Cvent survey of 800 U.S.-based meeting planners. The most attractive amenity to their attendees is free Wi-Fi/Internet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Negotiating/Contracts Resources and Reports Site Selection/RFPs Mon, 02 Dec 2013 18:41:00 +0000 38861 at Cvent Introduces New Online Hub for Meeting Deals <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cvent has introduced the Promotions Hub, a new online service listing special offers on hotels and venues for meeting planners. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Checklists Negotiating/Contracts Site Selection/RFPs Mon, 02 Dec 2013 13:43:00 +0000 38831 at A New and Funky Site Selection Tool: America's Mood Map <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>When you're looking for a meeting destination, do you take a region's temperament into account? And yes, there is an app for that!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Site Selection/RFPs face2face Mon, 28 Oct 2013 19:53:00 +0000 38011 at Congratulations to the 2013 Paragon Award Winners! <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Once again, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="" target="_blank">MeetingsNet/corporate&incentives</a></span> asked readers which hotels, resorts, and conference centers had best handled their meetings and incentive programs during the past year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Motivational Travel Site Selection/RFPs Site News Mon, 30 Sep 2013 21:00:00 +0000 36762 at Hotel Rep Firms ALHI, Krisam See Leadership Changes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Krisam's Jim Schultenover has been named president at Associated Luxury Hotels International.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Global Site Research Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Wed, 25 Sep 2013 20:59:00 +0000 36701 at <p> Jim Schultenover has been named president at Associated Luxury Hotels International.</p>