Scottsdale’s JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa Debuts New Ballroom

Nestled on 125 acres in Paradise Valley, Arizona, the legendary JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort & Spa is celebrating the opening of its new 15,000-square-foot Paradise Ballroom, which includes an additional 17,000-square-foot scenic outdoor terrace. This brings the award-winning resort’s total meeting and event space to 95,000 square feet, according to the announcement by General


10 Terrific Themes for Corporate Events

Whether you’re planning business meetings, brainstorming sessions, galas, or teambuilding, the right theme will set the tone for corporate events. Themes can also be instrumental in conveying complex information during presentations, conferences, and training and development programs. Use your theme to drive decisions about venues, menu selections, messaging, graphics, music, and entertainment. Here are 10


Meet Us in the Catskills

In early 2019, a different adventure is coming to the Catskills. The same group of innovative minds that created Aquatopia, the USA’s No. 1 indoor waterpark, brings you The Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark. This all-suite, wildly modern hotel will be unlike any destination New York has ever seen before. Built over 1,600 acres of picturesque


Edwardian Hotels London Launches New Collection of Event Menus

Edwardian Hotels London has launched a brand-new menu selection for its meetings and events as part of a significant investment across the business’s wider delegate offerings. Offered across 10 Radisson Blu Edwardian properties in London, the thoughtfully developed collection of menus means delegates may now choose from a different selection every day of the week.


Paradisus Resorts: Where You Want to Be Meeting

Meeting, incentive group, and conference requisites evolve constantly, but some needs remain consistent year over year: a unique venue; stellar service and coordination before, during, and after the event; a focus on environmental sustainability; and skillfully developed programming designed to pique attendees’ imaginations and ultimately result in lasting memories. Elegantly designed with attention to every


5 Things to Expect From Your Banquet Event Order

A Banquet Event Order, or “BEO,” is a highly detailed outline of your event. A BEO is the main 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 review before the day of


New and Notable Developments in Austin

Think you know Austin, Texas? Think again. With so many new hotels and meeting spaces opening, you may not recognize the cityscape. Add in new restaurants, nightlife spots, shopping destinations, and cultural happenings, and you’re going to find it hard to keep up with us. No worries, though. We’ve provided a hit list to help


New Convention Center Transforms Los Cabos Into Meetings Powerhouse

Los Cabos has long been known for its otherworldly landscapes and unique experiences. Now, it can add “world-class meeting and convention destination” to its list of benefits, thanks to the grand reopening of the Los Cabos International Convention Center (ICC). After a significant renovation, the new ICC boasts more than 72,000 square feet of functional meeting space,


Business Retreats Double as Family Time in the Southeast

America’s progressive yet always-on work culture can sometimes make it challenging for working professionals to strike a balance between work and play. In 2016, U.S. travelers took 458.9 million domestic business trips yet left more than 662 million vacation days unused. As meeting planners, you have a unique opportunity to inspire a more balanced lifestyle