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Mar312015

The One Thing We’re Really Good At…

BY Dean Jones|RCMA News|Suppliers|Tips for Planners|1 comment

During a recent conversation, a new acquaintance made a statement about his company.  He said, “the one thing we are really good at is everything!” No doubt, he said it in jest, but it prompted me to think a bit deeper and realize how prevalent and widespread that mindset may actually be in our organizations. […]

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Mar312015

Convention Center 3.0

BY Jocelyn Kerr|Media|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Tech-fueled, high-end and accessible, these aren’t your father’s meeting spaces To meet the needs of increasingly tech-fueled exhibitions and events, convention centers across the country are upgrading their facilities and rolling out high-end exhibit spaces and improved accessibility for visitors.  Buildings that have been hosting conventions and events for decades are getting facelifts and technology […]

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Mar172015

Charleston is South Carolina’s gathering place

BY Jennifer Babisak|Suppliers|LEAVE A COMMENT

Imagine a seaside town, lined with cobblestone-paved streets, shaded by sweet-scented Magnolias and brimming with beautifully restored centuries-old buildings. Add ample amounts of charm and hospitality, and you have the makings of an irresistible travel destination. But this isn’t some fictionalized utopia — you’ll find this lovely location where South Carolina’s Ashley and Cooper Rivers […]

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Mar32015

RCMA remembers longtime member, Corey Bizzell

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|Suppliers|1 comment

RCMA is saddened by the loss of longtime member and supplier, Corey Bizzell. Bizzell, the vice president of sales and business development with the Durham Convention and Visitors Bureau, passed away Feb. 22 at age 38. Bizzell was a well-respected member of RCMA and a 13-year veteran of the DCVB. A Durham, North Carolina, native, he spent his […]

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