Southwest en What’s Hot in Vegas—Summer 2016 Edition <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our woman in Vegas, Jaki Baskow, returns to the IdeaXchange page with a recap of what’s in (like Human Nature, pictured, in residence at The Venetian), who’s out, and what’s new in the meetings capital of the desert.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Recreation/Entertainment Southwest Mon, 11 Jul 2016 20:11:00 +0000 63951 at Boom! Demolition of the Riviera Makes Way for a Bigger Vegas Convention Center <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Before and after pictures of the Riviera Hotel and Casino demolition</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Southwest Tue, 14 Jun 2016 15:12:00 +0000 62981 at New for IMEX America? Think Garbage Grabbing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>IMEX America’s new corporate social responsibility project invites staff and volunteers to clean trails and parks in Las Vegas.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Resources Green Meetings/CSR Education/Certification Resources and Reports Southwest Thu, 02 Jun 2016 19:35:00 +0000 62141 at <p>Sustainability banner at IMEX America 2015</p> IMEX America New Special Events Pavilion at San Antonio’s JW Marriott <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Texas Hill Country resort gets a new venue next to its expanded water park and scenic fairways.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Southwest Mon, 02 May 2016 20:02:00 +0000 60451 at Houston and MCI Partner to Attract Global Medical Meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A two-year deal between Visit Houston and MCI Group will drive more <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="" target="_blank">medical meetings</a></span> to Houston and help MCI grow its North American operations.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Southwest Medical Meetings Sun, 01 May 2016 20:05:00 +0000 60401 at Marriott Loyalty Members Get Bonus Gigs at SXSW <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Marriott Rewards partners with Universal Music Group to create music showcase at SXSW.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Southwest Premium Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:18:00 +0000 58631 at <p>The JW Marriott Austin is hosting a multitude of musical events during this year&#39;s SXSW</p> Marriott Coming to Vegas in Spring 2016: Hyde Lounge at Las Vegas Arena <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New nightlife experience adds an exclusive nightclub vibe to arena sports viewing.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Southwest Premium Mon, 14 Mar 2016 20:45:00 +0000 58551 at <p>The Hyde Lounge at Las Vegas Arena opens in April 2016</p> Meetings at the Cosmopolitan Las Vegas <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Known for its breathtaking views of the Strip and energetic vibe, the Cosmopolitan offers creative restaurant concepts, three distinct pool experiences, and a vibrant club and lounge scene. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Southwest Premium Thu, 31 Dec 2015 15:25:00 +0000 55641 at <p>The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas exterior</p> The Venetian Completes Suites Renovation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Earlier this year, The Venetian completed a suite renovation project, providing the largest standard guestrooms (according to the <em>Guinness Book of World Records</em>) in Las Vegas a brighter, more contemporary design.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Southwest Premium Mon, 28 Dec 2015 18:55:00 +0000 55581 at Intriguing Hotel Meeting Amenity: Social Media Manager <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Meet Courtney Morrow, who has a very cool job: official <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> manager for both the Hilton Anatole Hotel and groups that meet there.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Southwest Event Planning face2face Mon, 07 Dec 2015 16:09:00 +0000 55151 at <p>Courtney Morrow, social media manager, Hilton Anatole</p>