Successful Meetings Events

SMU International

March 14-16, 2015 | New York City, NY


April 19 - 22, 2015 | Las Vegas, NV

Destination Northeast

May 3-5, 2015 | Cambridge, MA

Destination California

May 11-14, 2015 | Newport Beach, CA

SMU Colorado

July 2015 | Denver, CO

SMU Caribbean and Islands

July 12-15, 2015 | Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic

SMU Florida

August 9-12, 2015 | Hollywood, FL.

SMU Southeast

September 9-11, 2015 | Hilton Head, SC

Destination Hawaii

September 15-18 | Maui, HI

Destination Arizona

October 25-27 | Phoenix, AZ

Northstar Meetings Leadership Forum

November 15-17 | Palm Springs, CA


IBTM Arabia (formerly GIGTM)

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


Melbourne, Australia

SMU International

New York City

Hotel Updates

Hyatt Launches New Experiential Hotel Brand: Hyatt Centric

Hyatt Hotels Corp. has launched a new full-service hotel brand catering to travelers who want experiences in addition to accommodations.

Marriott to Acquire Delta, Become Largest Hotelier in Canada

Marriott International has agreed to acquire Canadian hotel company Delta Hotels and Resorts for approximately $135 million.

Starwood Poised to Surpass 600 Hotels in North America

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide expects a year of accelerated growth in North America.

Preferred Hotel Group Launches First Meeting Planner Incentive Program

Planners who hold events at hotels that belong to Preferred Hotel Group can now earn points towards free nights.
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