Sue Hatch


Corporate Meetings & Incentives, MeetingsNet

Sue Hatch contributes to Corporate Meetings & Incentives magazine, including its annual CMI 25 project; edits the weekly MeetingsNet Extra e-newsletter; and serves as managing editor for MeetingsNet’s online content. She began her career in the meetings industry in 1984 with positions at Business Travel News and Successful Meetings, and has authored a Frommer's guidebook on New England Beaches. 

8 Meeting Tech Startups—and Why We Love Them
Brain dates, heat maps, and more new tech to send your meetings flying
Hottest Hotel Openings of 2015
From Austin to Venice, 10 hotels and resorts opening this year that will get your booking finger twitching.
Fight Room-Block Piracy with New CIC Tools
The Convention Industry Council has just released suite of pirate-fighting resources.
Managing Meeting Overload: 3 Strategies for Outsourcing
When the pressure is on, never say never to outsourcing.
On the Scene: January 2015
Industry events barely let up during the holiday season. Check out our galleries from SITE’s Global Conference, VisitDenmark’s MINDevent, IAEE’s Expo! Expo!, and more.
Cvent Acquisition Adds to Fuel to Sourcing Engine
Cvent Inc. is set to become an even more dominant player in the group hotel sourcing marketplace with the acquisition of Elite Meetings International.
Harnessing the Multitask Trend: FreemanXP’s New Second-Screen Solution
In January, FreemanXP will launch FXP | touch, allowing participants to engage with a speaker’s presentation on their mobile devices.
Lanyon Buys Meeting App Developer GenieConnect
Meeting technology company Lanyon brings meeting app tools into the fold.
Gallery: Hawaii Brings Out FICP's Aloha Spirit
On the scene at the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners’ 2014 Annual Conference at the Hilton Waikoloa Village
Room Gifts: A Sense of Place
From a world of possibilities, here’s a handful of destination-specific ideas to inspire your hunt for the perfect room gift.
Giveaways That Aren’t Throwaways
What does it take for a booth giveaway to be successful, to make it back to the office—or at least home in your luggage?
IMEX America: A Roundup of the Week in Pictures
Las Vegas was the place to be in mid-October, when IMEX America drew more than 2,900 exhibiting companies and an equal number of hosted buyers to the Sands Expo.
First IMEX America Startup Competition Crowns Speecheo  2
A competition at IMEX America introduced 10 intriguing meeting technology startups to attendees on the trade show floor.
Oneworld Air Alliance Drops Group Booking Fees 
Global airline alliance oneworld has announced an upgrade to its meeting and convention program
Swanky Swans and Prize Planners: The 2014 CMI 25 Reception
A Who’s Who of Top Planners—MeetingsNet's eighth annual reception honoring the CMI 25