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The Long Beach Difference

by Terri Hardin | February 01,2017
This small California city casts a long shadow when it comes to meetings.
East

Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City Completes Renovations

The renovations aim to give the property a more contemporary look.

Escape to Rhode Island

Explore culinary workshops and immersive teambuilding within hours of New England's biggest cities.

Hotel 50 Bowery Opens in the Heart of Chinatown

The 229-room Hotel 50 Bowery is the first Joie de Vivre property in New York.

Baltimore Mulls Convention Center Expansion, Arena

A team has been named to study the feasibility of expanding the Baltimore Convention Center, as well as building a new hotel and arena beside it.
West

SoCal's Kimpton Shorebreak Unveils Updates

Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel in Huntington Beach, CA, has updated its guest rooms and added new meeting space.

California's Pechanga Resort Casino Tops Out $285 Million Expansion

The Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, CA, will double its size when it completes its expansion in December 2017.

Reno/Lake Tahoe Rising

The water level isn't the only thing going up in this scenic destination.

Montana's Expansive Meeting Offerings

The Big Sky State is made for meetings.
South

Visit Austin Launches Digital Meeting Planner Tool

A new digital guide give meeting planners detailed information on Austin's meeting facilities, accommodations, and convention services.

Sheraton Nashville Downtown Finishes Renovation

With its redesign, the property joins the brand's "Grand" category.

Renovation Complete at Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort & Spa at Grande Dunes

Guest rooms and more get a new, sophisticated look.

First Dual-Branded Westin and Element Complex Debuts in Huntsville, AL

The new 150-room Element by Westin Huntsville is on the upper floors of the 210-room Westin Huntsville.
MidWest

Omaha Eyes July Opening for First New Full-Service Hotel in 10 Years

The Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District will have 333 guest rooms and 17,000 square feet of flexible meeting space.

Cleveland Is Investing in Meetings

Local enthusiasm and social media are helping drive growth in the city.

5 Questions With Destination Cleveland's Mike Burns

Mike Burns, CMP, is the senior vice president, sales and services, of Destination Cleveland, the convention and visitors bureau for the Greater Cleveland area.

Historic Chicago Building to Become 'Hotel Julian'

Chicago's historic Atlantic Bank building is set to become the flagship property for Oxford Hotels & Resorts' newest brand: Hotel Julian.

International

Westin Grand Cayman to Complete Guest Room Renovation This Fall

by Matt Alderton | May 26,2017
Updated guest rooms will cap off a property-wide renovation at the Cayman Islands' Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa.

More Association Meetings Are Being Hosted in the Middle East

by Matt Alderton | May 24,2017
The Middle East hosted 255 international association meetings in 2016, up from just 100 in 2007.

Atlantis Paradise Island Launches Marketing Studio to Help Bahamian Culture 'Come to Life'

by Matt Alderton | May 09,2017
Atlantis, Paradise Island will promote travel to The Bahamas by featuring work from local artists, musicians, and designers.