International Partners http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6639/more en IMEX Frankfurt 2014 in Photos http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-2014-photos <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Good energy flowed among the 9,000 attendees at IMEX Frankfurt, May 20-22</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-2014-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-2014-photos#comments Global Meetings Resources International Partners Tue, 27 May 2014 11:39:00 +0000 41661 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>QuickMobile designed IMEX&#39;s event mobile app. Shown, from left, are QuickMobile&rsquo;s Jeff Epstein, Trevor Roald, and Banks Holcombe.</p> New Twist on the Idea of a DMC Network http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/new-twist-idea-dmc-network <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In the field of destination management companies, there are independent players, national networks, and global consortia. Now there’s nimble new player on the scene.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/new-twist-idea-dmc-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/new-twist-idea-dmc-network#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings International Partners Medical Meetings Mon, 19 May 2014 20:43:00 +0000 41551 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX in Frankfurt: What’s New for 2014 http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-what-s-new-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Creative, bite-sized education events await IMEX's visitors. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Creative, bite-sized education events await IMEX's visitors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-what-s-new-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/imex-frankfurt-what-s-new-2014#comments International Partners Sun, 27 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 40991 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>IMEX&#39;s Sustainability Hub will be back this year.</p> IMEX’s Sustainability Hub, pictured last year, will be back in 2014 4 Tips for Training Event Staff http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff <div class="field-byline"> By Drew D’Agostino </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It's your event staffers, whether <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/7-strategies-effective-site-volunteers-your-meetings" title="7 Strategies for Effective On-Site Volunteers at Your Meetings" target="_blank">volunteer</a></span> or contracted, who ensure that guests experience the event as you've envisioned it. Are they up to the task? Try these four training best practices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/4-tips-training-event-staff#comments Association Meetings Resources Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Checklists International Partners Outsourcing Medical Meetings Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:01:00 +0000 39911 at http://meetingsnet.com 7 Tips for Meeting in China http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/7-tips-meeting-china <div class="field-byline"> </div> <div class="field-deck"> A local partner is highly recommended, said Shanghai Tourism's Patrick Chen at PCMA </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Planning a meeting in China? It&rsquo;s essential to find strong local partners who can communicate your requirements to vendors on the ground, said Shanghai Tourism's Patrick Chen at PCMA.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/7-tips-meeting-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/7-tips-meeting-china#comments International Partners Wed, 05 Feb 2014 18:23:00 +0000 39681 at http://meetingsnet.com GEP and Krisam for Sale; ALHI Hires Five Former Krisam Sales Execs http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/gep-and-krisam-sale-alhi-hires-five-former-krisam-sales-execs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Global Events Partners, a partnership of destination management companies worldwide, and its sister company, Krisam Group, are up for sale, according to Chris White, chairman and owner of the Washington, D.C., companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/gep-and-krisam-sale-alhi-hires-five-former-krisam-sales-execs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/gep-and-krisam-sale-alhi-hires-five-former-krisam-sales-execs#comments International Partners Outsourcing Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:41:00 +0000 38611 at http://meetingsnet.com At ICCA Annual Congress: Attendance High, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Recognized http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-annual-congress-attendance-high-kuala-lumpur-convention-centre-recognize <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The International Congress and Convention Association meeting this week in Shanghai, China, is enjoying the highest attendance at its annual congress held outside of Europe. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-annual-congress-attendance-high-kuala-lumpur-convention-centre-recognize" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/icca-annual-congress-attendance-high-kuala-lumpur-convention-centre-recognize#comments International Partners Mon, 04 Nov 2013 21:07:00 +0000 38201 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Events Partners Announces Immediate Closing of 7 DMCs http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/global-events-partners-announces-immediate-closing-7-dmcs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Global Events Partners, a leading partnership of destination management companies worldwide, has announced that it is closing its seven company-owned DMCs, which are GEP Washington (D.C.), GEP Philly, GEP Baltimore, GEP Bahamas, GEP South Florida, GEP Utah, and GEP Atlanta. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/global-events-partners-announces-immediate-closing-7-dmcs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/global-events-partners-announces-immediate-closing-7-dmcs#comments International Partners Outsourcing Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:59:00 +0000 37622 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Chris White</p> Can an Online Guide Replace Your DMC? http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/can-online-guide-replace-your-dmc <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>VIP access, customized itineraries, local insight: That's what you expect from your destination management company partner. But could you—or your attendees—get the same thing from an online guide site? It's got one <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> veteran wondering.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/can-online-guide-replace-your-dmc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/can-online-guide-replace-your-dmc#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings International Partners Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Tue, 23 Jul 2013 17:34:00 +0000 35211 at http://meetingsnet.com Patrick and Padraic Depart DMC They Founded http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/patrick-and-padraic-depart-dmc-they-founded <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After growing the company from a two-man operation into a global destination management network, Patrick Delaney and Padraic Gilligan are leaving Ovation Global <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> at the end of the year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/patrick-and-padraic-depart-dmc-they-founded" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/patrick-and-padraic-depart-dmc-they-founded#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings International Partners Outsourcing News Mon, 08 Jul 2013 19:28:00 +0000 34911 at http://meetingsnet.com