Using Venue Sourcing Tool

Why a venue sourcing tool will always be crucial for your events

Finding the ideal event venue is one of the most critical decisions you need to make as an event organiser. A gorgeous venue at a great location that’s easily accessible can be the biggest draw for your event. While current challenges and changing circumstances may deter people from meeting up physically, live events will continue


Managing room blocks

Futureproofing Your Hotel Room Block Management Strategy

It doesn’t need to be said that like many others, the hospitality and MICE industry is going through a tough time due to COVID-19. With occupancy dropping and hotels momentarily closing, it’s never been more important to prepare your room block management for the future. This will help in two ways: to navigate current challenges


SEO tips for hotels and venues

5 Vital SEO Marketing Tips for Hotels and Venues

It doesn’t need to be said that these are challenging times for the hospitality industry. Recent societal change due to COVID-19 has greatly impacted leisure, meetings and events (MICE) and corporate travel business. Nevertheless, there are methods, such as search engine optimisation (SEO) marketing that will help you maintain your website traffic and prompt new leads. The state of hospitality may dishearten you,


People working on RFP submissions

Improve Your Venue’s RFP Process with 6 Simple Steps

With hotels facing so many challenges due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), it’s never been more important to seize every opportunity to win future MICE business. Having an effective, efficient RFP management process is essential to increasing your chances of winning this business. This blog will explain how hoteliers can create an RFP process that will help


Crowne Plaza Hamburg

MICE Venue of the Month: Crowne Plaza Hamburg – City Alster

Over the course of 2019, the Crowne Plaza Hamburg – City Alster underwent a complete transformation, tailored to meet the demands of the modern business traveller. The hotel is now a flagship for the Crowne Plaza brand, leading the way for a new standard of business travel. The hotel was subject to a complete renovation


Courtyard by Marriott

MICE Venue of the Month: Courtyard Paris Gare de Lyon by Marriott

Courtyard by Marriott is a new property in the heart of Paris. It is situated opposite the Gare de Lyon train station, serving as both a domestic and international travel hub for millions of passengers each year. This dynamic area of the city is also home to numerous co-working spaces and start-up incubators, making the


Cvent Europe Recognised as Centre of Excellence in Wellbeing

Did you know the average person working in Britain spends 3,507 days at work during their career? This totals around 84,00 hours over the course of a lifetime, which doesn’t include the 14,053 hours travelling to and from work. With all that time spent dedicated to working life, it seems only natural to want to find


Venue marketing for bigger better mice business

Venue Marketing for a Bigger Better MICE Business

How much do you know about venue marketing for the meetings, incentives, conferences & events (MICE) industry? The way you portray your venue online has a huge impact on leads and revenue. A great marketing strategy can mean the difference between a thriving MICE business and a mediocre one. Here’s how you can reach more


MICE Outlook 2020

Trade Shows Hoteliers should attend in 2020

Event planner demographics and mindsets are shifting. So to continue earning profitable MICE business, quick progression is essential. This means finding the right technology for your planners and guests, learning new best practices. It’s also essential to understand and apprehend your buyers’ wants and needs in 2020. What better way to get ahead than to