Site News http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6651/more en Resorts Collaborate to Offer Planners a “Mini-Citywide” http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/resorts-collaborate-offer-planners-mini-citywide <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ever seen the word "citywide" next to the word "incentive"? Four luxury resorts in Dana Point, Calif., have joined forces to attract larger incentive programs booked into multiple properties. (Pictured, the St. Regis Monarch Beach)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/resorts-collaborate-offer-planners-mini-citywide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/resorts-collaborate-offer-planners-mini-citywide#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Southwest Wed, 26 Aug 2015 20:03:00 +0000 52641 at http://meetingsnet.com Reed Travel Exhibitions Rebrands ICOMEX as ibtm latin america http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/reed-travel-exhibitions-rebrands-icomex-ibtm-latin-america <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>ICOMEX addition expands the ibtm global portfolio into Mexico and Latin America.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/reed-travel-exhibitions-rebrands-icomex-ibtm-latin-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/reed-travel-exhibitions-rebrands-icomex-ibtm-latin-america#comments Association Meetings Resources Canada Education/Certification Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Pharma Meeting Planning Resources and Reports South/Central America Site Selection/RFPs Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:36:00 +0000 52631 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>ICOMEX addition expands the ibtm global portfolio into Mexico and Latin America.</p> Gallery: Hotel News for Meeting Pros, Summer 2015 Edition http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/gallery-hotel-news-meeting-pros-summer-2015-edition <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A roundup of new and renovated convention and incentive properties around the globe</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/gallery-hotel-news-meeting-pros-summer-2015-edition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/gallery-hotel-news-meeting-pros-summer-2015-edition#comments Site News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:08:00 +0000 52601 at http://meetingsnet.com New Orleans Recognizes Convention Industry During 10th Anniversary of Katrina http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/new-orleans-recognizes-convention-industry-during-10th-anniversary-katrina <div class="field-deck"> Panel discussion will include key meeting industry players </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meetings industry leaders who played a pivotal role in the recovery of New Orleans by bringing their meetings and events back to the city will join a week-long commemoration of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/new-orleans-recognizes-convention-industry-during-10th-anniversary-katrina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/new-orleans-recognizes-convention-industry-during-10th-anniversary-katrina#comments Southeast Sun, 23 Aug 2015 22:59:00 +0000 52561 at http://meetingsnet.com MGM Resorts Builds New Theater, Blue Man Group to Return to its Roots http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/mgm-resorts-builds-new-theater-blue-man-group-return-its-roots <div class="field-deck"> With a new theater at Monte Carlo, Blue Man Group will move to Luxor </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MGM Resorts announces plans for a new 5,000-seat theater in Las Vegas, which will be available for meeting groups when it opens in 2016. The Blue Man Group will move from the Monte Carlo to Luxor this fall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/mgm-resorts-builds-new-theater-blue-man-group-return-its-roots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/mgm-resorts-builds-new-theater-blue-man-group-return-its-roots#comments Southwest Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:03:00 +0000 51831 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Blue Man Group moves to Luxor Las Vegas in the fall.</p> Korea MERS Scare Over, Travel Expected to Rebound http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/korea-mers-scare-over-travel-expected-rebound <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p align="left">The Korean outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has been officially declared over, according to South Korean prime minister Hwang Kyo-ahn, who made the announcement on July 28.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/korea-mers-scare-over-travel-expected-rebound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/asiapacific/korea-mers-scare-over-travel-expected-rebound#comments Asia/Pacific Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:41:00 +0000 51711 at http://meetingsnet.com Istanbul: Something Old, Something New… http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/istanbul-something-old-something-new <div class="field-deck"> This world capital sits at a geographical and cultural crossroads </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>To say Istanbul is a study in contrasts would be an understatement. This world capital sits at a crossroads&mdash;of time, of culture, of geography. Fittingly, the Istanbul Convention and Visitors Bureau is capitalizing on that signature quality in its current marketing campaign, A Tale of Two Cities.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/istanbul-something-old-something-new" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/istanbul-something-old-something-new#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Mon, 27 Jul 2015 19:17:00 +0000 51681 at http://meetingsnet.com Radisson Blu Expands to Latin America http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/radisson-blu-expands-latin-america <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two brand-new Colombian resorts—including one on San Andres island in the Caribbean, pictured—highlight the move of upper-upscale Radisson Blu into Latin America.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/radisson-blu-expands-latin-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/radisson-blu-expands-latin-america#comments South/Central America Sun, 26 Jul 2015 23:39:00 +0000 51641 at http://meetingsnet.com Disney Releases Updates on Shanghai Theme Park and Hotels http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/disney-releases-updates-shanghai-theme-park-and-hotels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Shanghai Disney Resort has announced a spring 2016 opening date.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/disney-releases-updates-shanghai-theme-park-and-hotels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/disney-releases-updates-shanghai-theme-park-and-hotels#comments Site News Wed, 15 Jul 2015 18:36:00 +0000 51491 at http://meetingsnet.com Mandalay Bay Spends $100 Million on New Look http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/mandalay-bay-spends-100-million-new-look <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In Las Vegas, MGM's Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino is remodeling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/mandalay-bay-spends-100-million-new-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/mandalay-bay-spends-100-million-new-look#comments Site News Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:11:00 +0000 51481 at http://meetingsnet.com