MEETING PACKAGE: Miami's Epic Hotel Lets Planners 'Pick Their Perks'

Kimpton's new Epic Hotel in downtown Miami is offering a revamped "Pick-Your-Perks" meeting program, which offers planners new ways to customize meetings and stretch their budgets with creative perks and incentives.

The program includes 20 percent off the best available room rate and a choice of one incentive from the following list:

• Up to 15 percent off the master account folio charges
• Two-hour complimentary boat cruise departing from the hotel's private marina
• 10 percent off published menu prices

In addition, they'll get two of the following:

• 50 percent off meeting room rental
• 20 percent off audio/visual equipment
• Two VIP guestroom upgrades
• Welcome amenities for up to five VIP guests
• Complimentary weekend stay for future use
• Assorted whole fruit, chilled juices and coffee to start the day
• The option to re-book another meeting for before March 10, 2010, and receive 25 percent off the best available rate

Finally, planners get an American Express gift card based on combined group revenue.

For more information, or to book, call 1-866-760-3742 or visit www.epichotel.com.