Top 100 California: The Golden Promise

With 16 resorts listed in Cvent’s 2014 Top 100 Most Popular Meeting Resorts, California finished second only to Florida as the state with the most resorts represented. (Florida had 29, taking the number-one spot by a wide margin.) Like Florida, however, the California resorts named by more

Combating Chronic Zombiosis at Your Meetings

Groooaaannnnnn. Are you ready to rid your attendees of these demonic doldrums? Don’t worry, we have some eerily effective tactics for helping you avoid this dreaded ‘zombiosis.’ Here are a few, easily digestible tips on how to keep your attendees spellbound, on the edge of their seats and more

Top 100: Out-of-State Experiences

The vast majority of resorts that made the cut for Cvent’s second annual 2014 Top 100 Resort Meetings listing are from the 50 U.S. states. Florida headed the list with 29, followed by California with 16, Nevada with 16 (thanks primarily to Las Vegas), Arizona with 14 (thanks primarily more

12 Ways for Event Planners to Communicate DMC Value

For some conferences, tradeshows, and meetings, clients or sponsoring organizations take care of certain expenses while attendees pay for others. Perhaps a hospitality desk is provided but attendees book their own tours and offsite excursions. Attendees who extend their time at a destination may more

Looking for The Ideal Destination for Your Next Meeting?

Meeting Venues Miami offers a vast and diverse meeting infrastructure for meeting planners. Our world-class convention and conference facilities are like no other. For many years, the Miami Beach Convention Center has been one of the most popular facilities in the world.  The convention more

Top 100: Orlando's Boom

With an estimated 60 million visitors a year, a highly rated convention center, and a string of theme parks known around the world, Orlando was well positioned among Florida destinations, when it came to making a strong showing in Cvent’s second annual Top 100 Meeting Resorts listing, which more

Out with the Old, In with the Blue

Feeling blue? In recent weeks, you may have noticed that your account got a makeover. With the Blue Release, Cvent introduced a more modern and cleaner UI. At first glance, you'll notice those product-specific tabs are gone. If you're using solutions other than the Supplier Network, you will be more

Top 100 Phoenix: Desert Oases

Considering the dramatic mountain terrain and glorious winter weather in the Sonoran Desert, it’s no surprise that Phoenix and its close neighbor Scottsdale have been a desirable destination for meetings and events for decades. If there’s any question that’s still the case today, perusing the more

5 Important Considerations For Your Event Social Media Strategy

Developing your event social media strategy requires the consideration of a few questions. What are your objectives? What are the tactics you will use? What platforms offer the most potential for engagement? How will you measure your success? The answers to these questions will go a long way more

Trick or Treat: Theme Parks for Halloween events

The 2015 Global Meeting and Event Trends Report by AMEX identified the trend toward using unique venues like theme parks for meetings and corporate events. With haunted houses always a popular amusement park attraction, Halloween is an ideal time to hold events at theme parks. Many amusement more
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