The inevitable shift in hotel rates marks the end of an era for the meeting industry, but optimism is on the horizon for this is a new beginning of unparalleled knowledge and organizational savings. Hotel rates have been climbing for quite some time, with the biggest jump in revenue [...]
You can plan every detail of an event down to the brand of toilet paper used in the bathroom, but there are certain things outside of your control that can happen, for which you still must be prepared. On the day of the big show, safety is your #1 [...]
Meeting planners are typically people who started in a single aspect of special events and then grew to coordinate entire events, and to providing one or more services for those events. As a general rule, most people agree that having a passion for event planning is a must, especially [...]
This week celebrates the third installment of IMEX America, 2013 edition. This year’s stage is set in lovely Las Vegas, NV at the Sands Expo, and even with the show still underway, it has already been described as the biggest one yet.
“Since we closed the doors on last year’s [...]
SignUp4 | Non-Profit Events’ Path to Donation: How the Digital Journey is Changing Fundraising Performance
At SignUp4 we believe that the reoccurring theme to any successful event is that it appeals to the needs and desires of your audience. This concept is particularly important for non-profit event planners because increasing awareness of an underserved cause is directly connected to fundraising performance. With a majority [...]