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


Mountain Travel Symposium

Whistler, British Columbia

M&C Southeast Interact

Palm Beach, FL

Hotel Updates

Starwood Plans Expansion in Latin America, Caribbean

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide now has 94 hotels in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Carlson CEO Trudy Rautio Announces Retirement

President and CEO Trudy Rautio will retire from Carlson effective May 1, 2015.

Hilton Joins Wi-Fi Wars, Plans Free Wi-Fi for HHonors Members

Hilton will begin extending free Wi-Fi to HHonors loyalty members this spring.

Preferred Hotel Group Now 'Preferred Hotels & Resorts'

Preferred Hotel Group has changed from a multi-brand portfolio into a single master brand: Preferred Hotels & Resorts.