CrowdCompass New Feature: Icons for Schedule

Delightful event experiences are all in the details. But details take time and focus and that’s not always something event planners have a lot of. On the CrowdCompass technical...

Explore London’s Top 10 Attractions

With direct flights to 348 destinations and more than 125,000 hotel rooms, London provides the perfect meeting place for your next event. Jump on a Eurostar train to get from London to Paris or Brussels in just over 2 hours, or explore the more than 1,000 venues in the city. London also proudly hosts more


The Beauty of Brussels, Belgium

As the capital of the European Union, Brussels offers endless unique attractions, a multicultural philosophy, and political activity that spans across 500 million Europeans. Planners looking to host meetings and events in Brussels will be pleasantly surprised at the reasonable prices and seemingly endless array of venues and convention centers. The international city has more


Keep Your Event Carefree at Boulders Resort & Spa

Located in Carefree, Arizona, the Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton lives up to the name of its location. Nestled in the natural splendor of the Sonoran Desert, this resort provides guests with an unrivaled experience. It’s located just outside of Scottsdale, Arizona and provides a picturesque backdrop and exclusive setting for meetings


Find Relaxtion at Secrets Papagayo in Costa Rica

Located on the stunning Papagayo Peninsula in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, the Secrets Papagayo Costa Rica seems like a million miles away from the chaos of everyday life. A short 20-minute drive from the Liberia International Airport, the secluded resort is perfectly situated on a serene beachfront and surrounded by lush tropical gardens. This hideaway offers


5 Things to Expect From Your Banquet Event Order

A Banquet Event Order, commonly referred to as a “BEO,” is a document that outlines the details of your event. It serves as a guideline for the hotel to execute and communicate logistics to all necessary hotel departments. The onsite Event or Catering Manager builds the BEO and will typically send it to you for


Cvent CONNECT: Planner Welcome and Product Roadmap

After an exciting CONNECT Day on Tuesday, we officially kicked off our Event Professionals conference by welcoming Chuck Ghoorah, Co-Founder & President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing, to the stage. He greeted the crowd before bringing Cvent’s Product Management team up to announce their plans for the future of the Cvent solution. The need to


Beyond the Hashtag: Social Media and the Event Experience

Social media is one of those marketing strategies that you know is important, but all you really need is an event hashtag, right? Wrong! It’s time to go beyond the hashtag and utilize social media to take your event to the next level. Emily Vera, Social Media Manager at Cvent, and Emma Bica from PeopleNet


The Future of Meetings, Events & Technology

The attendee experience has changed dramatically and will continue to evolve – are your events ready?  Attendees are beginning to expect an elevated experience, such as eliminated registration lines, highly personalized content, enriched speaker/audience interaction, superior networking, etc.  Brian Ludwig, VP of Sales at Cvent, and Roger Lewis of AllianceTech took the stage at Cvent


3 Reasons Your Incentive Trip Needs a Mobile App

Incentive trips are all about connection. Recognizing achievement. Motivating a team. Building memories and relationships that last for years. A mobile app can help you achieve all of those goals on your next incentive trip and more. We’ve worked with a handful of our most experienced CrowdCompass customers who are also incentive trip planners to