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Mindful Meetings

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

In today’s technologically advanced world, we’re more connected than ever before—and more connected to our smartphones, tablets and computers. While this connectivity is great for personal and professional reasons, it also has its negative sides—we’re always working and not in the present. When attendees head into a meeting or event, they inevitably leave their work […]

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Marriott International Finalizes Starwood Acquisition

BY Mark Novelli|Suppliers|LEAVE A COMMENT

Late last month, Marriott International officially acquired Starwood Hotels & Resorts, making it the world’s largest hotel company. “Throughout our nearly 90-year history, we have never stopped searching for innovative ways to serve our guests,” says J.W. Marriott Jr., executive chairman and chairman of the Board of Marriott International. “With the addition of Starwood’s strong […]

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Recapping Aspire Dayton

BY rcmaweb|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

Dozens of planners met last week in the birthplace of aviation—Dayton, Ohio. In the early 20th century, Dayton boasted the most patents per capita of any U.S. city. And it’s easy to see how creativity and inspiration still ring true in this city of innovation. Hosted by the Dayton Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Crowne […]

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2016 D6 Conference a Hit With Attendees

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On Sept. 21–23, 1,500 people convened at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Ky., for the D6 Conference hosted by the D6 Family. The organization’s mission is to encourage families, homes, marriages, leaders and churches to demonstrate Deuteronomy 6 in their lives—a passage in the Bible that speaks to the important role families have in […]

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