Two One-Of-A-Kind Meeting Experiences in Las Vegas

Las Vegas offers meeting planners something more than a fabulous city. These days, the Las Vegas meeting experience also comes in the interactive, awe-inspiring variety. We’re going to share...

Top Five Reasons You Should Book Your Next Meeting In Chattanooga

Our team of true destination experts offers personalized, complimentary services to ensure a seamless experience when planning your next meeting in Chattanooga.  When you partner with the Chattanooga Convention and Visitors Bureau, our number one goal is to help you make informed decisions that will exceed your objectives and ensure success. Why plan your next


Spotlight On Québec City

Founded 400 years ago, Québec City is the cradle of French civilization in North America and the only walled city north of Mexico. It was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985. With its European old-world charm and modern-day flair, Québec City features a wide variety of chain and boutique hotels that offer


4 Ways to Maximize the Meeting Planning Experience

If you plan a lot of meetings or receptions for the same group, sometimes it can feel like you’re in a rut. While it may be easy to simply copy and paste, your clients will surely thank you for trying something different. Utilize your resources, and find out what your conference services manager can do


Cvent 2016 Planner Sourcing Report

Cvent 2016 Planner Sourcing Report

From budgeting to the entire online sourcing process, we polled more than 700 planners about what makes their #PlannerSourcing experience successful. In the second year of this survey, you’ll gain a side-by-side data comparison of 2015 vs. 2016 results for better insight into what planners want and how their expectations are changing. Survey participants included:


New Study: How to Improve the ROI of Event Marketing

Despite the significant power of events, almost two-thirds of CMOs don’t believe or are unsure if they are getting the data they need to fully evaluate the effectiveness of their event marketing programs. This creates challenges at budget time when the funding decisions are being made about events. While events are deemed critically important, they


Cvent HSG

What is a Hotel Success Group?

Hoteliers have been coming to us for years asking how they can be more competitive. What is the most effective way to use our channel? How can we understand the planner journey? With Cvent’s network of more than 74,000 meeting and event professionals, we are happy to provide insights on what builds planner loyalty, how


For an “Unconventional” Experience, Meet in Newport, Rhode Island

Newport may be best known for its legendary mansions and quaint, coastal New England vibe, but this 378-year-old city is constantly reinventing—and reinvigorating—it’s world-class appeal. The new year has brought new changes to the City by the Sea. The Newport Marriott kicks off 2017 with newly designed meeting and event spaces that are not only


Afraid to Take a Walk on the Wild Side? Your CVB Can Help

It’s easy to take a walk on the wild side at your next meeting with the help of your local CVB. Many times, you’re at a loss of what to do to keep your delegates and meeting goers engaged throughout an offsite or you want them to have a great outdoor experience to refresh them


Find Event Venues – Mexico

The story began 25 years ago with the construction of Velas Vallarta- it wasn’t meant to be a hotel. Initially, it suites were built to be used as condominiums, and where mainly sold to the American and Canadian markets, since that was the trend in Las Marinas at that exact moment. TRANSITION & VELAS VALLARTA