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Dec312015
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10 Productivity Apps

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

Make the Most of Your Day With all of life’s distractions, and the constant running around that seems to have become the norm, sometimes productivity falls along the wayside. In today’s world, smartphone and tablets are likely to be in your pocket, purse or wallet. Apps make it easy to stay productive on the go. […]

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A Special Touch

BY admin|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Adding unique, personal touches to an event—whether big or small—can really take an event to a higher level and show guests you appreciate them. The following ideas are sure to help enhance the impact of your event. To help guests distinctly remember the event, put something unique to the location in their gift bag. Think […]

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Arlington Approves Economic Development Project

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Arlington, Texas, just confirmed an economic development project that allows it to continue on the economic momentum that has been building throughout the city. The project includes a 100,000-square-foot entertainment complex near Globe Life Park. It will begin in 2016 and is slated to open a year later. The $200-million project is a public-private partnership […]

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McCormick Construction Begins

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Last month, groundbreaking of the McCormick Place Event Center in Chicago took place, with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Alderman Pat Dowell, representatives from the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority and Depaul University President Rev. Dennis H. Holtschneider. The 10,000-seat event center is part of a public-private partnership between the MPEA and DePaul that will create thousands […]

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Dec152015
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Happy Holidays from RCMA President Harry Schmidt

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The sights and sounds of giving abound.  After all ‘tis the season. Giving is wrapped up in a variety of dimensions and experiences, just like a present, and the personality of the giver is often expressed in the style or form of the gift. We are nearing the mystical moment of yuletide laughter amidst family […]

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DMO Execs Share Expertise on Meetings Industry Issues

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Destination marketing organizations have long been the go-to resource for meeting and event planners, especially those in the faith-based area. DMOs are adept at destination marketing and management essentials such as mediating hotel relationships, securing transportation providers, identifying special event venues, planning convention center usage, navigating governmental regulations and many others. With the hospitality industry […]

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Get Ready for the Emerge Scavenger Hunt!

BY rcmaweb|Conferences|LEAVE A COMMENT

RCMA is excited to announce the Emerge 2016 Scavenger Hunt presented by meetNKY (Northern Kentucky CVB). This year, RCMA will be awarding $1000 in gift cards that will be split amongst the winning team! The scavenger hunt, which will take place Jan. 5–7 , is just one more fun opportunity at Emerge to engage with […]

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Don’t Forget About Emerge’s Annual Fun Run!

BY rcmaweb|Conferences|LEAVE A COMMENT

Every year at Emerge, those interested can participate in a 4.5K run/walk—and Emerge 2016 is no different. Hosted by Meet Minneapolis, the event on Thursday, Jan. 7 is a great way to get to know the other attendees outsides of the education sessions. The morning run/walk will rejuvenate minds, bodies and spirits throughout the course along beautiful […]

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Emerge Appointments to Open Soon!

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In just a few short days, you’ll be receiving a very important email, which will contain instructions for you to start planning your strategic connections during the 2016 Emerge Expo. You’ll have an opportunity to hand-pick those connections that most make sense for your success. The process is simple and the instructions will be clear, but […]

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