Jamaica: Where Meetings Are Magical and Memorable

Jamaica has long been a meeting planner’s dream and continues to score top marks, thanks to its location. The destination is a favorite, given its energy, flair, and warm...

Woke Women Podcast

New Podcast – Woke Women: Finding Success in the Business of Meetings

In this episode, Cody and Brooke sit down with Courtney Stanley and Sarah Solomon Daudin to discuss women finding success in the meetings and events industry.  They’ll talk about some really hot button issues when it comes to women, including the pay gap and negotiations. Listen to the podcast. https://fireside.fm/s/robWXVoa+ZJwpM7du/iframe What to Listen for in


Cvent CONNECT

Cvent CONNECT 2019 Know Before You Go

Cvent CONNECT 2019 is next week, and we can hardly wait! Are you ready? We’ve pulled together this guide to help get you excited and ready for the conference. Get Inspired By Keynote Speakers Reggie Aggarwal, CEO and Founder of Cvent, will kick off Cvent CONNECT 2019 with an update on Cvent and a state


7 Reasons Why You NEED to see MGM Grand’s Conference Center

It’s no secret that MGM Grand has always been a strong presence in the world of meetings, conferences and tradeshows. Their seamless ability to mix business and pleasure has always made them a force to be reckoned with, but now, it’s even stronger. In late 2018, MGM Grand revealed a jaw-dropping expansion to their preexisting


Cvent CONNECT 2019

Get Social at Cvent CONNECT 2019!

Are you going to Cvent CONNECT this year? If you are, we have some tips on how to get social with us! We can’t wait for you to experience what’s sure to be the biggest and best Cvent CONNECT ever in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand. If you’re active on social media, you’ll find all


New Podcast – Actionable Steps: Help End Human Trafficking

In this episode of How Great Events Happen, Cody and Brooke sit down with Tony Wagner from CWT Meetings & Events to discuss our role as industry professionals to help put an end to this human right’s violation. https://fireside.fm/s/robWXVoa+xpvIJQsU/iframe What to Listen for: What is human trafficking? How to look for signs as it happens


Aria Convention Center

Enhancing Sustainability During Events

At MGM Resorts, we have a long history of building and operating in a sustainable way. We also recognize that many of our clients have deep commitments to sustainability and want to activate those commitments by driving positive societal and environmental benefits during their events. Sustainability Benefits at an MGM Property Some sustainability benefits arise


How a Meeting Might Look at Santarena

The Santarena Hotel is an urban gem in the heart of Las Catalinas, a walkable Costa Rican beach town. Surrounded by mountains, tropical dry forest, and the sandy beaches of the Pacific, you can head straight from Santarena’s doorstep into nature or enjoy a day in town. Within a few minutes’ walk, you can find


7 Reasons You Should Book Your Next Meeting in Detroit

Here’s why Detroit offers the whole package for your big meeting. 1. Top-ranked airport for seamless travel The Detroit Metro Airport is just a 90-minute flight or less from 60% of the U.S. population. It accommodates all major domestic airlines, five low-cost carriers, and several international carriers, welcoming more than 33 million passengers every year. Once guests


Introducing ITC Royal Bengal, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Kolkata, India

With sophisticated state-of-the-art facilities and amenities, ITC Royal Bengal in Kolkata, India, features 5,630 square meters of superlative and unparalleled banqueting space, one of the largest in the region. The unique, expansive, 1,530-square-meter, pillarless Grand Ballroom — combined with other flexible meeting spaces, multiple breakout rooms, and sprawling lawns with a dedicated arrival lobby, reception,