Site News http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6651/more en With Delta Hotels Acquisition, Marriott Set to Conquer Canada http://meetingsnet.com/canada/delta-hotels-acquisition-marriott-set-conquer-canada <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Acquisition would make Marriott Canada’s largest full-service hotel company.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/canada/delta-hotels-acquisition-marriott-set-conquer-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/canada/delta-hotels-acquisition-marriott-set-conquer-canada#comments Canada Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:09:00 +0000 46861 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Delta Ottawa City Centre</p> Image courtesy of Marriott International Wynn Resorts Unveils a New Design for Its $1.6 Billion Casino Resort Near Boston http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/wynn-resorts-unveils-new-design-its-16-billion-casino-resort-near-boston <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Wynn Resorts, which was awarded the license to operate Massachusetts’ only Boston-area casino by state regulators last fall, has revealed a revamped design of its $1.6 billion resort</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/wynn-resorts-unveils-new-design-its-16-billion-casino-resort-near-boston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/wynn-resorts-unveils-new-design-its-16-billion-casino-resort-near-boston#comments Northeast U.S. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:59:00 +0000 46721 at http://meetingsnet.com Wynn Resorts Mayo Civic Center Undergoing $79 Million Expansion http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/mayo-civic-center-undergoing-79-million-expansion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The project will nearly double the size of the Rochester, Minn., facility.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/mayo-civic-center-undergoing-79-million-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/mayo-civic-center-undergoing-79-million-expansion#comments Midwest Fri, 23 Jan 2015 16:11:00 +0000 46711 at http://meetingsnet.com Rochester CVB Houston Convention Center First to Offer Bitcoin http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bitcoin—the virtual currency that seems to have garnered an equal mix of cheers, criticism, and confusion since its launch—is now available to Houston conventioneers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/houston-convention-center-first-offer-bitcoin#comments Association Meetings Southwest Tech Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:29:00 +0000 46701 at http://meetingsnet.com Geolocation Comes to Boston Convention Center http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Attendees at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center will soon be able to use Sherpa’s digital, turn-by-turn, wayfinding service to get where they need to go.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/geolocation-comes-boston-convention-center#comments Association Meetings Trade Shows Northeast U.S. Tech Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:24:00 +0000 46621 at http://meetingsnet.com Ashford Castle Renovation Nearing Completion http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/ashford-castle-renovation-nearing-completion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The extensive renovation project under way at Ashford Castle, marrying property-wide Wi-Fi with meticulous historic restoration, is in its final phase.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/ashford-castle-renovation-nearing-completion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/ashford-castle-renovation-nearing-completion#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:09:00 +0000 46581 at http://meetingsnet.com Kansas City Hotels Boost Internet http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/kansas-city-hotels-boost-internet <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Sheraton Hotel Kansas City and The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center in Kansas City, Mo., boosted its bandwidth from 200MB to 1G.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/kansas-city-hotels-boost-internet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/midwest/kansas-city-hotels-boost-internet#comments Midwest Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:47:00 +0000 46571 at http://meetingsnet.com Essence of Aloha at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/essence-aloha-ritz-carlton-kapalua <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>At a weekend gathering prior to the 2014 Financial & Insurance Conference Planners Annual Conference, a group of planners and Ritz-Carlton representatives enjoyed the hospitality and highlights of Maui at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/essence-aloha-ritz-carlton-kapalua" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/essence-aloha-ritz-carlton-kapalua#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Southwest Wed, 14 Jan 2015 18:01:00 +0000 46491 at http://meetingsnet.com Preferred Hotels Group Hosts Planners in Hawaii http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/preferred-hotels-group-hosts-planners-hawaii <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Two groups of financial services company planners, along with representatives from properties in the Preferred Hotels & Resorts portfolio, enjoyed Hawaiian beauty and luxury at the Kahala Hotel in Honolulu (pictured) and Mauna Lani Bay Hotel on the Big Island.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/preferred-hotels-group-hosts-planners-hawaii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/preferred-hotels-group-hosts-planners-hawaii#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Southwest Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:33:00 +0000 46481 at http://meetingsnet.com Bogotá Joins BestCities Alliance http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/bogot-joins-bestcities-alliance <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Up-and-coming meeting site Bogotá, Colombia, was named a preliminary member of the BestCities Alliance. Full membership for the city will be realized in 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/bogot-joins-bestcities-alliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southcentral-america/bogot-joins-bestcities-alliance#comments Global Site Research International Partners South/Central America Global Events Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:38:00 +0000 46431 at http://meetingsnet.com