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Apr272017

Horst Schulze to Keynote at Emerge 2018!

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

We are excited to announce that Horst Schulze, Chairman and CEO of Capella Hotel Group, will be a keynote presenter at Emerge 2018! His vision has helped reshape concepts of customer service throughout the hospitality and service industries. Prior to forming Capella Hotel Group, Mr. Schulze served as Vice Chairman of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company and […]

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Apr102017

Bob Snyders Retires

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|Suppliers|LEAVE A COMMENT

On March 31, Bob Snyders—an RCMA member—retired from his post as national sales director with Experience Grand Rapids, an organization he had been with for 20 years. 1.  How did you get started in the industry? My first job was at a beachfront resort near my parent’s cottage as a short order cook/bus boy/dishwasher. It was […]

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Apr102017

Cvent Releases 2016 List of Top Meeting Hotels in the U.S. and Europe

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

Cvent, Inc., a cloud-based enterprise event management company, recently announced its annual list of top hotels for meetings and events in the United States. The organization determines the hotels via its meeting and event booking activity through its Cvent Supplier Network. The company also revealed its first listing of the Top 50 Meeting Hotels in Europe. […]

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Apr102017

Longtime RCMA Member, Marcia Bullock Jobson, Passes Away

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Late last month, the RCMA family lost Marcia Bullock Jobson, a dear friend and colleague who passed away on Sunday, March 19, after a brief illness. A member of the RCMA Board of Directors from 2004–2007, Marcia spent 41 years in the meetings and events industry, working at the Jamaica Tourist Board as regional director […]

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Apr102017

Global DMC Partners Announces Global Standardization Program

BY rcmaweb|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Global DMC Partners, a global network of destination management companies, has revealed their Global Standardization Program that will provide meeting planners with a more effective and streamlined way to secure destination management services from across the globe. Together with the organization’s Customer Advisory Board and DMC Advisory Board, the trio created three documents that will […]

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