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Alex Palmer

Alex Palmer

Deputy Editor

Alex manages digital and event content across the brands Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Incentive and Meeting News. He manages NMG's webcast and podcast programs and editorial awards, including Motivation Masters and Passion Made Possible. He has covered the MICE industry in some capacity for more than a decade, most recently as managing editor for Successful Meetings and Incentive, and has freelanced for Esquire, Smithsonian, Vice and the New York Daily News. He is also the author of five nonfiction books, including the New York Times bestseller The Santa Claus Man, a true crime tale about a Jazz Age con man (and Alex's great granduncle). He counts his favorite travel experience as a month spent in a converted fishing shack in Newfoundland.

What Alex Covers

In the United States: Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri

Internationally: Canada, Asia (minus Japan)

Industry Segments: Trade shows, airlines, financial/insurance

The Latest From Alex

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How to Integrate Sponsorships Into Virtual Events
Finding sponsors is an essential step to successfully monetizing virtual meetings. Consider these... Read More
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How to Determine How Much You Should Charge Registrants for Your Virtual Event
Experts weigh in on how to convert attendee fees, and whether to charge sales tax, when events move... Read More
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How to Leverage Destination Management Companies for Event Planning in a Crisis
DMCs are revamping their services to provide on-the-ground expertise of a destination and help... Read More
How to Rethink F&B in the Age of Covid-19
How to Rethink F&B in the Age of Covid-19
From room layout to food sourcing, the pandemic has transformed event food and beverage.... Read More
How to Deliver Fantastic F&B Experiences Online
How to Deliver Fantastic F&B Experiences Online
Food can still be featured on the agenda, even when the meeting is virtual.... Read More
How to Keep Attendees Safe at In-Person Events
How to Keep Attendees Safe at In-Person Events
Here are the top questions planners should ask hotels and venues, according to new health and safety... Read More
How to Enhance the Hybrid Event Experience
How to Enhance the Hybrid Event Experience
Hybrid-event experts share 8 tips for creating a meeting that will wow both in-person and remote... Read More
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How to Manage Liability and Legal Issues for In-Person Events
Legal expert Jonathan Howe discusses the latest legal risks for meeting professionals.... Read More
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How to Host a Best-in-Class Hybrid Event
Industry experts discuss why hybrid meetings are the future and how to improve the experience for both... Read More
How to Attract Sponsors for Virtual Events
How to Attract Sponsors for Virtual Events
While our meetings may be taking place online, they still offer many unique revenue-generating... Read More