For the meetings industry, the days of mailing, faxing, even emailing supplier requests are fading. With advancements of electronic submissions, it’s never been easier for planners to send multiple requests to multiple hotels. The caveat of such technology has created a significant increase in Request For Proposal (RFP) volumes [...]
While the term “big data” is perplexing to most, it is this “big data” that will help meetings management organizations effectively adjust to new trends and opportunities on the maturing topic of Strategic Meetings Management (SMM).
In a recent eBook, Missy Fusco, CMM, CCTE, concluded, “The big difference that has [...]
Missy Fusco has been in event planning/management for over 25 years. Starting by planning bus ski trips for her friends to upstate New York she realized that the detail involved was her passion. From there she went into corporate event planning which she did for more than [...]
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Ashley Kissinger, Global Sales for Marriott International and Mark Hubrich, VP of Client & Industry Relations at SignUp4 will walk you through what happens to your electronic RFPs after [...]
Building a relationship with vendors can be difficult especially if you are constantly hosting events in new cities where resources can be unfamiliar or limited. Instead of hunting around for referrals or taking leaps of faith on vendors you think you’re comfortable with, you should check to see if [...]