Tag Archives: Quick Tips

Quick Tips: Trendspotting 2019

It’s a new year and with it, as always, comes new ideas about how to make meetings and events more exciting, more comfortable and above all more useful for those in attendance. Part and parcel of this experience are the spaces in which we meet. Convention centers, hotels and other event venues are upping the ante at all levels to ...

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Quick Tips: Renovations Report – New & Improved

French Flair in Dallas The Le Méridian Dallas, The Stoneleigh lists its ideal group size as falling between 10 and 130 and that works well with the historic, uptown Dallas property’s newest addition: Perle on Maple. Bistro classics with a Texas twist are on deck for all three meals in the new space, which offers private dining for groups from ...

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Quick Tips: Tier 2 Meetings Cities, Consultants

Size Matters Chicago shines, Orlando is awesome and what happens in Vegas is always noteworthy, but some meetings don’t require the convention center kings – or any large venue, for that matter. And while Texas often likes to do “everything bigger,” association planners in the Lone Star State know that isn’t always the best philosophy when it comes to site ...

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Quick Tips: CVBs, Hotels, Unique Venues – Trends in 2018

New year, new members, new programs, new challenges, new gatherings! The bright face of hospitality is always changing to meet the needs of a dynamic traveling public. Want to know what’s on the horizon? Fresh design, fast food and full-sized venues are things to keep your eye on as you plan your calendar! Hotels: The New Green Speaking of fresh, ...

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Quick Tips: New & Renewed, Growing Your Brand

What’s New & Improved? The New Marriott Marquis Houston: A River Runs Through It It’s likely you’ve already seen the phenomenally cool Lone Star State-shaped “lazy river” atop the roof at the new Marriott Marquis Houston, which had its grand opening in April. It’s also likely you might be thinking of hosting an event on or overlooking that $10 million Parkview Terrace – ...

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