Tips and Resources

Selling Out Your Event. The Ins and Outs of Event Marketing.

Selling Out Your Event. The Ins and Outs of Event Marketing.

Don’t you want to sell out all of your events? Feel a bit mystified how to market your conference? What tools to use and how to develop a sound marketing and public relations plan? Join us for our latest free virtual workshop where we’ll look at the tools and resources...

The Value of Face-to-Face Engagement

The Value of Face-to-Face Engagement

Face-to-face engagement is imperative for conferences and events. In a world saturated with apps and easy to use technology, a whole generation is missing out on this crucial form of communication as they become more reliant on webinars, videos and digital documents to gather information.

How to select event technology that works for you

How to select event technology that works for you

Conference and Meeting Planners have a difficult task to manage all aspects of the event planning and management process, and finding a technology platform to help with the job isn’t easy. Today we are sharing top tips on finding the right event technology platform in our latest infographic.

Interviews with Planners

Interviews with Planners - Al Wynant

Interviews with Planners - Al Wynant

Understand right from the start what the client is trying to accomplish and everything you do should help the client reach that goal.

Interviews with Planners - Will Curran

Interviews with Planners - Will Curran

There are hundreds and hundreds of events. We are all naturally creative people but too many people are thinking “outside of the box” instead it’s time to just CRUSH the box and start from scratch.

Interviews with Planners - Shelby Olivier

Interviews with Planners - Shelby Olivier

Shelby Oliver with Red Velvet Events, a Global DMC Partner shares her advice and experiences from the planning world. Her outlook on the evolution of the meeting and event planning industry is the inclusion of more RFID technology for corporate clients as a way to record analytics for event marketing...

Event TALK

Event TALK: Successful Hotel and Venue Negotiations

Event TALK: Successful Hotel and Venue Negotiations

Missed our latest workshop on successful hotel and venue negotiations for meeting and conference planners? Listen to the workshop in our latest Event TALK episode.

Event TALK: Developing Successful Conference and Event Registration Fee Strategies

Event TALK: Developing Successful Conference and Event Registration Fee Strategies

Missed our latest workshop on developing successful registration fee strategies? Listen to the workshop in our latest Event TALK episode.

Event TALK: Sponsorships that Sell

Event TALK: Sponsorships that Sell

Missed our super popular event sponsorship workshop? No worries, you can now listen to the broadcast.

Destinations and Venues

Award Winning Boutique Hotel Reopens After Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

Award Winning Boutique Hotel Reopens After Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announced the reopening this week of Kimpton Morrison House after extensive renovations and the debut of adjacent Ashlar Restaurant and Bar.

Starwood Hotels and Resorts Expands to Cuba

Starwood Hotels and Resorts Expands to Cuba

Company becomes the first U.S. hospitality giant to operate in Cuba in nearly 60 years, signing three deals to open hotels in Havana in 2016.

College city welcomes meetings and events with open arms

College city welcomes meetings and events with open arms

This Arizona city is becoming more attractive for meeting planners with the opening of new hotels. In the past few months, the city added more than 300 guest rooms and 8,000 square feet of meeting and event space. An additional 17,000 square feet of meeting space and 400 guest rooms...

News

Eventinterface to participate in first-ever Global Meetings Industry Day

Eventinterface to participate in first-ever Global Meetings Industry Day

Eventinterface announced their involvement in the first-ever Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID). On April 14, 2016, they will join forces with the advocacy coalition Meetings Mean Business (MMB) to showcase the real impact that business meetings, conferences, conventions, incentive travel, trade shows and exhibitions have on people, business and communities.

Meetings Mean Business Launches Business Leader Video Series

Meetings Mean Business Launches Business Leader Video Series

New video series reflect the widespread reach of meeting face-to-face. The inaugural series profiles a trade association, a not-for-profit and a corporation. The Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMBC) will continue to launch new videos throughout the year to highlight how meetings build trust, foster engagement and generate new business.

An Impressive Show to Entertain Your Conference Attendees

An Impressive Show to Entertain Your Conference Attendees

Seeking a unique entertainment experience for your conference attendees? This spectacular show may be it. Enjoy cherished stories from China’s 5,000-year history like the tales of the heroine Mulan and General Yue Fei as they are told through large-scale dance numbers featuring 60 dancers, more than 500 authentic period costumes...