'Fast & Furious' Ride Speeding into Universal Studios Florida

by Matt Alderton | August 27, 2015
"Fast & Furious: Supercharged," a new attraction based on the popular "Fast & Furious" film franchise, is coming to Universal Orlando Resort in 2017.

Productive Days, Exciting Days at SMU Florida 2015

by Andrea Doyle | August 25, 2015
SMU Florida 2015, held earlier this month in Hollywood, FL, was a resounding success.

Hyatt House Plans New Orleans Debut Next to Hyatt Regency New Orleans

by Matt Alderton | August 14, 2015
Hyatt House New Orleans/Downtown will have 194 guest rooms adjacent to the Hyatt Regency New Orleans.

Westin Plans Mississippi Debut in Jackson

by Matt Alderton | August 05, 2015
The Westin Jackson will have 205 guest rooms and 12,000 square feet of meeting space.

Music-Themed Westin Arrives in Austin

by Matt Alderton | July 17, 2015
The Westin Austin Downtown in downtown Austin, TX, offers 366 guest rooms and over 13,500 square feet of meeting space.

Louisville CVB Convenes 'Client Advisory Council' to Advise on Meetings

by Matt Alderton | July 13, 2015
The Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau has formed a Client Advisory Council to advise it on meetings industry needs and trends.

San Antonio Missions, Alamo Receive UNESCO World Heritage Status

by Matt Alderton | July 07, 2015
The San Antonio Missions, including The Alamo, are available for private events.

3 Days in…Orlando: Beyond the Theme Parks

by Vincent Alonzo | July 01, 2015
Sure, it has seven of the world's top theme parks -- but that's not all there is to Orlando.

New DoubleTree Debuts in Austin

by Matt Alderton | June 08, 2015
A new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel has opened near Austin's Arboretum shopping mall.

Florida's Gulf Coast: Incredible Beaches and Great Meetings Offerings

by Leo Jakobson | June 01, 2015
The Sunshine State is constantly updating its offerings, and the Gulf Coast is no exception.

3 Days in… Atlanta

by Alex Palmer | June 01, 2015
Large-scale attractions, eye-catching art, and delicious local eats await visitors in Georgia's capital.

Miami Beach Moves Forward on Convention Center Expansion, Hotel

by Matt Alderton | May 27, 2015
Work will begin in December on a renovation and expansion of the Miami Beach Convention Center, which also will include a new headquarters hotel.


September 2015: Meeting Millennials Needs

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Can Trade Show Giveaways Be Sustainable?

Denise Taschereau of Fairware shares three sustainability trends for promotional products.

6 Corporate Event Trends Revolutionizing Today's Conferences

Corporate events are changing just as much as special events and turning up the volume on everything from décor to attendee engagement.

Cooking and Teamwork Go Hand in Hand

There are never too many cooks in the kitchen at New York's Institute of Culinary Education.

When Teambuilding Fails

All too often, off-site activities can become exercises in silliness; here's how to boost their value.