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Apr272015

Check out RCMA’s Tool Kit

BY rcmaweb|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Recently, RCMA’s Executive Supplier Council created a virtual toolkit—an area of the website where planners can go for various resources—for planners to get information for conferences and events. Various council members created each resource, and planners can contact that member if necessary. Resources include: Request for Proposal Forms—RFPs outline the information planners should provide when […]

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Apr272015

Hyatt Centric Brand Launches in Downtown Chicago

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Hyatt Centric The Loop in downtown Chicago is officially open and available for bookings. It is the first Hyatt Centric branded property to open in the world. The brand was created to put guests in the center of the city and features décor with a local flair. “We are thrilled to introduce the Hyatt Centric […]

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Apr272015

Stay Plugged In

BY rcmaweb|Suppliers|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Keeping in touch is a must for our hyper-connected world. But when traveling often, it can be difficult to stay on top of work emails, family text messages and phone calls. Below is a list of must-have technology for those who are always on the go. Portable Chargers Phones, tablets and laptops always seem to […]

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Apr142015

Study Up for May’s CMP Exam

BY rcmaweb|Tips for Planners|Uncategorized|LEAVE A COMMENT

RCMA is one of 34 professional associations within the Convention Industry Council that sponsors the Certified Meeting Professional credential. A CMP test is quickly approaching with a 10-day window taking place May 7–16. The exam is computer based, features 165 multiple-choice questions with four possible answers, has no trick questions, lasts three-and-a-half hours and is […]

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Apr102015

Vail Resorts Now Managing The Yarrow Resort Hotel & Conference Center

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|Suppliers|LEAVE A COMMENT

Vail Resorts has announced an agreement made with The Yarrow Resort Hotel & Conference Center to manage the recently remodeled hotel. “We are thrilled to bring our same commitment to guest service, employee engagement and community involvement to The Yarrow as we have with the rest of our operations at both Canyons and Park City […]

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Apr102015

Rev. Robert H. Schuller Passes Away

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

RCMA regrets to inform that the influential religious leader, Rev. Robert H. Schuller, died two weeks ago on April 2 at the age of 88 from esophageal cancer. He was diagnosed in the summer of 2013. Schuller was well-known across the country as a Southern California televangelist, author, pastor and motivational speaker. He also was […]

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Apr102015

Remembering Jack Allison

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|18 comments

RCMA is disheartened to report the news of the death of Jack Allison, a longtime supplier member who passed away from brain cancer on April 2. Many of you may remember Jack’s story, as he fell ill during the opening day of the 2013 Emerge Conference in Minneapolis.  He was rushed to Abbott Northwestern Hospital […]

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