Simple Steps for Event Success: Happy Hours

Who has been excited for an office happy hour until you realized you had to plan it? Me (and I bet I’m not the only one out there). Everyone knows that company happy hours are essential for morale, but they can be tough to plan–and they can get thrown at almost anyone–so, if you aren’t a professional planner,


With Amazing Weather, Hotels and Dining, Miami is Made for Meeting Success

A vibrant and dynamic global hub, Miami offers a stunning array of creative venue options for even the largest meeting needs, including the new Miami Beach Convention Center coming in 2018. Located in the heart of South Beach, the new Miami Beach Convention Center will be a bright, glass-encased facility as innovative and tech-rich as


3 Ways to Help Exhibitors Make the Most Out of Your Trade Show

Your trade show can sometimes be the one time a year your exhibitors get in front of their prospects face-to-face. And that can make the stakes extremely high for them. From managing a budget to driving those prospects to their booth, your exhibitors sometimes need some help to have a great experience at your show.


New Technologies and Gadgets

We know by now, that technology is a must for meetings and events: before, during, and after. But, you might be asking yourself, what’s right for my particular event? Here are a few things to consider. What’s will resonate with my attendees? Event apps are a must-have for today’s attendees. This is a no-brainer. But, consider


How Event Technology Makes Sustainable Planning Simple

As concern for climate change becomes more pressing, event planners will be forced to manage resources more efficiently. And since a plurality of event attendees are now millennials, it’s increasingly demanded. Of course, event planning can seem costly and complex enough without having to calculate your carbon footprint, but streamlining just a few processes with


Radisson Blu Launches Blu Planet for Meetings

Radisson Blu, the iconic hotel brand driven by innovation and design, is launching Blu Planet for Meetings, making meetings carbon-free at Radisson Blu hotels worldwide by the end of the year. The selected First Climate carbon offsetting projects contribute to fighting global warming and support the UN Sustainable Development goals.    “Since the COP21 climate



Creative Spaces Spark Inspiration & Innovation

What’s On the Inside Counts – How Meeting Space Design Impacts Creativity It’s no secret great design can elicit powerful feelings. Think about your last soothing spa visit or tantalizing dinner out. Interior spaces affect the way meeting attendees think and feel. An insightful Fast Company article explored the offices of Facebook, IDEO and Virgin


Burbank: Media Capital of the World

At the epicenter of the creative economy and 12 miles north of Downtown Los Angeles, Burbank boasts more than 1,000 media and entertainment companies such as The Walt Disney Company, Warner Bros., Cartoon Network, and Nickelodeon. The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Conan, and The Big Bang Theory all tape here in front of live studio audiences,