What Influences Planners In Selecting a Site

Chris Crenshaw.Photo by: Kerry Woo. Eventinterface

Hoteliers often hype recreation, shopping and nightlife to attract meeting planners to their destination. Chris Crenshaw, VP of strategic development at STR shared the real reasons planners use to evaluate the sites for their meetings. It appears the features most hyped seem to be on the bottom of the planner’s wish list.

Chris shared these and other insights during a presentation titled “The voice of the meeting planner” during the 6th annual Hotel Data Conference, hosted by STR and Hotel News Now.

Read the original story by Patrick Mayock, Editor-in-Chief of Hotel News Now here.

Photo by Kerry Woo.