Southeast http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6660/more en Behind the Scenes of a Green Hotel http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/behind-scenes-green-hotel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Westin Peachtree Plaza hotel hosts back-of-house tours for meeting attendees, unveiling its sustainability programs and operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/behind-scenes-green-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/behind-scenes-green-hotel#comments Green Meetings/CSR Southeast Tue, 12 May 2015 19:10:00 +0000 49911 at http://meetingsnet.com On Location: Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/location-fort-lauderdale-marriott-harbor-beach <div class="field-byline"> By Regina Baraban </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sitting directly on a quarter-mile of private beach 10 minutes from the airport, the Marriott Harbor Beach has plenty of indoor and outdoor meeting space and the smooth-running meetings infrastructure for which the Marriott brand is known.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/location-fort-lauderdale-marriott-harbor-beach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/location-fort-lauderdale-marriott-harbor-beach#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Southeast Wed, 06 May 2015 14:26:00 +0000 49731 at http://meetingsnet.com Ellis Hotel Renovations Include Upgrading its Women’s-Only Floor http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/ellis-hotel-renovations-include-upgrading-its-women-s-only-floor <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The boutique Atlanta hotel’s $700,000 revamp includes special accommodations for women that feature enhanced privacy—and some other perks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/ellis-hotel-renovations-include-upgrading-its-women-s-only-floor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/ellis-hotel-renovations-include-upgrading-its-women-s-only-floor#comments Association Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Southeast Corporate Meetings Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:32:00 +0000 49611 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>A bed in a room on the refurbished Ellis Hotel&#39;s Womens-Only floor.</p> Ellis Hotel Eau Spa at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa Earns 5-Star Rating http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/eau-spa-eau-palm-beach-resort-spa-earns-5-star-rating <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Eau Spa, located on the grounds of the Eau Palm Beach Resort &amp; Spa in Palm Beach, Fla., earned the coveted five-star rating from Forbes Travel Guide recently.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/eau-spa-eau-palm-beach-resort-spa-earns-5-star-rating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/eau-spa-eau-palm-beach-resort-spa-earns-5-star-rating#comments Southeast Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:07:00 +0000 49231 at http://meetingsnet.com Orlando Sets Visitor Record For U.S. Tourism Industry http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/orlando-sets-visitor-record-us-tourism-industry <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Officials from Orlando celebrated their record-breaking 2014 visitor attendance with a reception in New York City on Thursday.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/orlando-sets-visitor-record-us-tourism-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/orlando-sets-visitor-record-us-tourism-industry#comments Southeast Fri, 10 Apr 2015 18:58:00 +0000 49121 at http://meetingsnet.com A Happy Place Gets Even Happier: Orlando Enjoys a Record-Setting 2014 http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/happy-place-gets-even-happier-orlando-enjoys-record-setting-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Orlando is riding high on the heels of a record-breaking 2014 for its hotels, including average daily rate (ADR) and room night demand.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/happy-place-gets-even-happier-orlando-enjoys-record-setting-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/happy-place-gets-even-happier-orlando-enjoys-record-setting-2014#comments Trade Shows Southeast Fri, 06 Feb 2015 20:53:00 +0000 47221 at http://meetingsnet.com New Casino Resort Opens in Lake Charles, La. http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/new-casino-resort-opens-lake-charles-la <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The resort adds to Calcasieu Parish’s growing reputation as a gaming destination.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/new-casino-resort-opens-lake-charles-la" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/new-casino-resort-opens-lake-charles-la#comments Southeast Wed, 04 Feb 2015 18:26:00 +0000 47161 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Golden Nugget Lake Charles Exterior - Photo Credit Landry&#39;s, Inc.</p> On Location: Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/location-jupiter-beach-resort-spa <div class="field-deck"> This lesser known Florida destination has a relaxed vibe </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>On a recent visit to the Jupiter Beach Resort &amp; Spa, I discovered a lesser-known Florida destination well suited for a high-end corporate meeting or small- to medium-sized incentive program.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/location-jupiter-beach-resort-spa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/location-jupiter-beach-resort-spa#comments Motivational Travel Southeast Mon, 05 Jan 2015 22:41:00 +0000 46321 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Banquet dining at the Jupiter Beach Resort &amp; Spa</p> The Inn at Palmetto Bluff: The Secrets Are Out http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/inn-palmetto-bluff-secrets-are-out <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Now owned by Montage Hotels & Resorts, The Inn at Palmetto Bluff is a luxury vacation hideaway that is building a gracious new hotel with spa and meeting space, creating a resort destined to rise to the top of incentive conference site lists.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/inn-palmetto-bluff-secrets-are-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/inn-palmetto-bluff-secrets-are-out#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Southeast Premium Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:17:00 +0000 44341 at http://meetingsnet.com Column Decrying D.C.’s New HQ Hotel Comes Under Fire http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/column-decrying-dc-s-new-hq-hotel-comes-under-fire <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A recent critique of the District’s new Marriott Marquis, and by extension the use of public funds to support convention centers, draws fiery rebuttals from ASAE and CIC leaders.</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/southeast/column-decrying-dc-s-new-hq-hotel-comes-under-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/column-decrying-dc-s-new-hq-hotel-comes-under-fire#comments Association Meetings Southeast Premium Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:33:00 +0000 42331 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The recently opened 1,175-room Marriott Marquis Washington, DC, is the District&#39;s largest hotel.</p>