Site News http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6651/more en On Location: Sydney and Queenstown http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/location-sydney-and-queenstown <div class="field-deck"> Meeting executives experience an incentive itinerary in Australia and New Zealand. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting executives experience an incentive itinerary in Sydney, Australia and Queenstown, New Zealand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/location-sydney-and-queenstown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/location-sydney-and-queenstown#comments Motivational Travel Site News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:53:00 +0000 40801 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>After arriving in Sydney, participants were welcomed with a performance by the aboriginal dance company Descendance at the scenic city park, Mrs. Macquarie&rsquo;s Chair. With the dancers (from left): Samantha Holmes, North America, Tourism Australia; Andrea Henning-Beavon, CMP, Down to the Details; Bayo Sharp, HelmsBriscoe; Danielle Childress, CPI; Regina Baraban, MeetingsNet; Cindy LoPatriello, VIP Incentives; Christianne Heba, Meetings Unlimited; Steven Dixon, Tourism New Zealand; and Gwendolyn Moore, Ford Motor Co.&nbsp;</p> Photo By Colette Baini, Director, Australia Conferences And Incentives Top Hotels for Tweeters (and Other Social Networking Mavens) http://meetingsnet.com/blog/top-hotels-tweeters-and-other-social-networking-mavens <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Are your attendees insane over Instagram? Tantalized by Twitter? Fanatic about Facebook? These hotels aim to please.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/top-hotels-tweeters-and-other-social-networking-mavens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/top-hotels-tweeters-and-other-social-networking-mavens#comments Tech News/Trends Site News face2face Wed, 19 Mar 2014 19:06:00 +0000 40421 at http://meetingsnet.com ADA and Service Animals: Looks Can Be Deceiving http://meetingsnet.com/blog/ada-and-service-animals-looks-can-be-deceiving <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Is that a service dog or a pet with a vest? As with so many things related to accommodating disabilities, looks can be deceiving.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/ada-and-service-animals-looks-can-be-deceiving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/ada-and-service-animals-looks-can-be-deceiving#comments Site News face2face Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:11:00 +0000 40141 at http://meetingsnet.com American Bill Hanbury Appointed New Director of New Bermuda Tourism Authority http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/american-bill-hanbury-appointed-new-director-new-bermuda-tourism-authority <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The newly formed Bermuda Tourism Authority has named Bill Hanbury, a longtime U.S. convention and visitor bureau and association exec, as chief executive officer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/american-bill-hanbury-appointed-new-director-new-bermuda-tourism-authority" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-news/american-bill-hanbury-appointed-new-director-new-bermuda-tourism-authority#comments Site News Tue, 28 Jan 2014 15:47:00 +0000 39551 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Southern Spain http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/location-southern-spain <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Wander through layers of art, architecture, and history—Medieval, Roman, Islamic, Gothic, Renaissance—while Rail Europe’s high-speed trains zip you from city to city with plenty of tapas on the way. Welcome to Southern Spain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/location-southern-spain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/location-southern-spain#comments Europe/Middle East/Africa Tue, 14 Jan 2014 23:19:00 +0000 39391 at http://meetingsnet.com Boston’s MCCA to Produce its Own Events http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/boston-s-mcca-produce-its-own-events <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Massachusetts Convention Center Authority is working to produce or co-produce its own events and develop other new revenue streams for Boston’s two major convention facilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/boston-s-mcca-produce-its-own-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/boston-s-mcca-produce-its-own-events#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Site News Mon, 09 Dec 2013 14:39:00 +0000 39021 at http://meetingsnet.com Don't Stop Meeting in Manila http://meetingsnet.com/blog/dont-stop-meeting-manila <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Typhoon Haiyan devastated parts of the Philippines, but Manila is open for (MICE) business.</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="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/dont-stop-meeting-manila" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/dont-stop-meeting-manila#comments Asia/Pacific face2face Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:17:00 +0000 38921 at http://meetingsnet.com U.S. Hotel Openings 2014: Meeting Properties to Watch http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/us-hotel-openings-2014-meeting-properties-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="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/us-hotel-openings-2014-meeting-properties-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/us-hotel-openings-2014-meeting-properties-watch#comments Association Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Site News Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:24:00 +0000 38871 at http://meetingsnet.com In Ireland, Expect a Heartfelt Welcome http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/ireland-expect-heartfelt-welcome <div class="field-deck"> SPONSORED BY TOURISM IRELAND: As a meeting and incentive destination, Ireland delivers scenic beauty, a colorful history, iconic locations, and easy access. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As a meeting and incentive destination, Ireland delivers scenic beauty, a colorful history, iconic locations, and easy access.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/ireland-expect-heartfelt-welcome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/ireland-expect-heartfelt-welcome#comments Association Meetings Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Events Sun, 01 Dec 2013 05:23:00 +0000 33001 at http://meetingsnet.com K Club gardens <p>The Convention Centre Dublin is within easy walking distance of many of the city&#39;s finest hotels.</p> The Quad Resort & Casino Makes Progress on Renovations, Rebranding http://meetingsnet.com/west/quad-resort-casino-makes-progress-renovations-rebranding <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Las Vegas’ Imperial Palace has officially been dethroned. Recently rebranded as The Quad Resort & Casino, the Caesars Entertainment property at the heart of the Vegas strip has nearly completed a year’s worth of renovations to its exterior and public spaces.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/west/quad-resort-casino-makes-progress-renovations-rebranding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/west/quad-resort-casino-makes-progress-renovations-rebranding#comments West Wed, 06 Nov 2013 19:02:00 +0000 37762 at http://meetingsnet.com