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Jun132017

Gamification as a Meeting and Event Tool

BY Mark Novelli|Suppliers|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Teambuilding and meeting activities can get really stale really fast. We’ve all had our share of trust falls, scavenger hunts and brain-boosting experiments. The time is now to incorporate something new. That’s where gamification comes in. Boiled down, gamification is the process of inserting game mechanics and game design techniques into nongame contexts. The trend […]

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Jun132017

Beazley and Rainprotection Launch New Event Insurance Offer

BY Mark Novelli|Conferences|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

Beazley, a leading specialist event cancellation insurer, has partnered with Rainprotection Insurance to provide event organizers with protection against the administrative hassle and related fees of processing ticket refunds for attendees who cannot attend events that are cancelled or delayed. Called the Inability to Attend, the product will be sold by Rainprotection Insurance and underwritten […]

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Jun132017

Aspire Lexington Is Accepting Reservations!

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

It’s time to start making plans for Aspire Lexington—registration has officially opened. Taking place Aug. 14–15, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency Lexington in Kentucky, this 24-hour event is filled with local flavor, interactive education and a mini tradeshow, all designed just for you. Through the event, you’ll meet new faith-based planners and suppliers, reconnect with others, spend […]

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Jun132017

ALHI Raises $16,000 for The Children’s Shelter

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

Early last month, Associated Luxury Hotels International held its annual Industry Advisory Council Conference at the scenic 550-acre La Cantera Resort & Spa in San Antonio, Texas. During the conference, the attendees—250 senior leaders from a variety of ALHI accounts, and general managers and senior marketing executives of ALHI’s worldwide membership hotel and resort portfolio—raised […]

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