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May92017

Combining Business With Pleasure

BY Mark Novelli|Uncategorized|LEAVE A COMMENT

Business trips can take people all over the world, but being work related, many travelers don’t have the opportunity to actually see the city they’re visiting. So, many people have started extending their business trips to get in a little leisure time. These vacations are commonly referred to as ‘bleisure trips.’ Carlson Wagonlit Travel’s Solution […]

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May92017

Making Good Use of Your Meeting

BY Mark Novelli|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

There are a number of moving parts to planning a meeting. But once all is said and done, and the day of the meeting is here, you need to maximize all of your time to ensure everything stays on track and the meeting’s goals are achieved. So, how to do that? These tips—inspired by the […]

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May92017

A Recap of the Senior-Level Planner Advisory Gathering

BY Mark Novelli|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

The Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay served as host to RCMA’s Senior-Level Planner Advisory Gathering, April 24–26. The meeting was designed to gain relevant feedback from planner members who oversee multiple events, have years of experience and have high respect in the hospitality field. The three-day event focused on association issues, creating and conveying best practices, […]

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May92017

Visit Tampa Bay Announces Promotions

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

Visit Tampa Bay will promote Tiffany Steele to national account manager for the religious and multicultural markets. In her new role, Steele will serve as the contact for all existing and future religious or multicultural meetings, conventions and events, using her industry experience and destination knowledge to grow business and strengthen relationships. “Tiffany’s new role […]

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