Overheard: Don't Go Fishing, Go Catching

by Vincent Alonzo | September 28, 2017

The joys of fishing in a well-stocked body of water, Panama Fest 2017, and some hotel updates in Hilton Head.

Overheard: Invite a Minion to Your Next Meeting

by Vincent Alonzo | July 17, 2017
Ride the free KC Streetcar in Kansas City, meet with Universal's Minions, and find out where bratwurst is eaten sans mustard.

Beating the Taxi Line at LaGuardia, Meeting at the Movies, and Having a Good Stiff Drink

by Vincent Alonzo | June 08, 2017
Gaming the taxi line at New York's LaGuardia Airport, drinking in Hawaii, and more.

Remembering Jane Schuldt

by Vincent Alonzo | May 31, 2017
Here are some remembrances of Jane from colleagues in the industry who knew her best.

Overblown Zika Fears, IACC-MPI Alliance, and a Trip to Marilyn Monroe's Resting Place

by Vincent Alonzo | April 14, 2017
Dispatches from the IACC Americas Connect Conference, changes in the incentive promotional products world, and more.

Benchmark and Gemstone Merge, Disney's 21 Royal, and S'More

by Vincent Alonzo | April 10, 2017
Benchmark discusses its merger with Gemstone, a trip to Disney's elegant 21 Royal, and other recent happenings.


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