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Oct182017

Praying for the California Fire Victims

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

After a number of hurricanes this month and last, the United States is facing another weather-related tragedy: sweeping fires across the Sonoma and Napa area that continue to move and head for the San Francisco Bay area. The videos and photos are horrific, and the aftermath terrifying. According to local officials, these fires will get […]

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Oct182017

International Tourism Partnership Introduces the Industry-wide Global Commitment to Sustainability

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

Last month, The International Tourism Partnership, which brings together more than 25,000 of the world’s leading international companies, announced four goals supported by ITP member companies as the major industry reference point to drive progress toward sustainability. The ITP Goals are a carefully constructed and practically achievable response to four of the core sustainability issues […]

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Oct182017

Implementing a Social Media Strategy

BY rcmaweb|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

To be successful, social media needs a strategy. Anyone can write a tweet, but very few can write impactful posts that will grow an audience and boost the impact of your event. Whether it’s a long-term agenda or simply to satisfy the needs of a single event, posting and engagement needs some kind of outline. […]

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Oct182017

Don’t miss out on RCMA’s biggest event of the year. 

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

2018 is fast approaching! It’s time to start making plans to attend RCMA’s Emerge Conference Jan. 30 through Feb. 1 in Omaha, Nebraska. Registration is officially open, so the time to act is now. You don’t want to miss out on the best event of the year. A time for the best networking in the industry, superior […]

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Oct112017

Join us or Emerge 2018!

BY Harry Schmidt|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

Omaha is ready to “Say Hello” to all RCMA Emerge attendees. When desiring some place fresh to host your meetings and events, look to the heart of the Midwest. Hospitality and affordability with an atmosphere of excitement abound in Omaha. Known as a top foodie destination, Omaha adds the unique flavor of both groundbreaking cultural […]

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Oct112017

Emerge 2018 Sightseeing Tours

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

Emerge 2018 participants can pre-register for 1 of 3 tours of beautiful Omaha on Tuesday, January 30th from 12:30-3pm. Omaha City Tour Enjoy a guided tour of Omaha’s past, present and future. Tour includes: Omaha’s historic Old Market Entertainment District with its cobblestone streets and unique boutiques; Lewis & Clark Landing, the historic spot where the […]

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Oct112017

Jason Kauffeld from Green Lake Conference Center receives Rising Star Award

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|Suppliers|LEAVE A COMMENT

Jason Kauffeld, Director of Group Relations at Green Lake Conference Center, receives Rising Star Award from Meeting Professionals International. The Wisconsin Chapter of Meeting Professionals International (MPI) recently celebrated members, volunteers, and chapter accomplishments at their annual Gala. Jason Kauffeld, Director of Group Relations at Green Lake Conference Center (GLCC), received the Rising Star Award. The […]

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Oct92017

Community Serving Opportunities at Emerge 2018

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

One of the things that RCMA values is contributing back to each city that we host an event in. At Emerge 2018 in Omaha, you’ll have a chance to give back in a variety of ways. On Tuesday January 30, 2018 from 8-11:30am participants can pre-register for one of the following experiences: SALVATION ARMY This […]

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Sep82017

A Preview of Emerge Omaha 2018

BY rcmaweb|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

The 2018 Emerge Conference, simply stated, is an event for the faith-based event community! It’s a one-stop opportunity for you to begin your year with purpose, intent and encouragement. Emerge is about education—you’ll find five-star education laid out in multiple tracks to help you navigate your educational experience. We’ve confirmed three incredible keynote speakers that will inspire, […]

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Sep82017

A Recap of Aspire Lexington Regional Conference

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

Nearly 70 RCMA members met in Lexington, Ky., Aug. 14 and 15 for the 8th Aspire Regional Conference. Hosted by VisitLex, Hyatt Regency Lexington and the Lexington Convention Center, planners and suppliers were treated to great southern food and hospitality. An opening reception was held at the downtown Shakespeare & Company venue and featured live music, tasty […]

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