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AltoVita secures $9.5m. Series A investment to redefine corporate accommodation technology across the globe

Travel Daily News

Company achieves 486% YoY growth and develops global accommodation technology to help employees of Fortune 2000 companies book and manage at scale smart, safe and sustainable flexible living

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Chef Emmanuel Stroobant: Taking time to eat well in a fast-paced world

EHL Insights

His restaurant, the Saint Pierre, is a contemporary French establishment with a history of fine dining excellence since 2000; t he cuisine is guided by Stroobant’s philosophical approach to simplicity and quality of produce.

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Top 40 Event Designers 2017: Javier Velarde

BizBash

After studying marketing, Velarde founded Miami-based event design and production agency Triton Productions in 2000. Focusing mainly on corporate and

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Industry Mourns Passing of David R. Evans

Convene by PCMA

At the time he retired in 2000, Evans was senior vice president of global sales and marketing at Starwood. David R. Evans, CHME, a hospitality industry icon, passed away on Aug.

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Motel One Debuts in New York City

Business Traveler USA

Motel One launched in 2000 with a portfolio of budget properties near German highways. Motel One, a German budget hotel chain, has announced the addition of its first US property, a former Courtyard by Marriott hotel in New York City.

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Travel Daily Media

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TWT: Convention Center Labor Disputes, Holiday Travel Stats

Smart Meetings

AAA says the year will be the third busiest for Thanksgiving travel since the association started tracking levels in 2000. Editor’s note: This Week in Travel (TWT) is your essential guide to smoothing the road from here to there for your attendees and yourself.

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Catching up with Mike Williams, Senior Partner, Senior Consultant, Gaining Edge and AIMEbassador 2023.

Travel Daily Media

The BestCities Global Alliance was launched at AIME in 2000. The post Catching up with Mike Williams, Senior Partner, Senior Consultant, Gaining Edge and AIMEbassador 2023. appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily.

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People on the Move

Convene by PCMA

Kenley Moy, who has been with SF Travel since 2000, has been promoted from vice president of national sales offices to a newly created role, vice president of global sales and strategic partnerships. Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where. Flavia Light.

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inTHENEWS – News and Exciting Facts From Our Community

inVOYAGE

Peru – home to their first DMC opening back in 2000 – offers a vibrant hotspot for incentive travel and MICE groups, and their dedicated operations team work relentlessly to ensure the culture and diversity of the destination are considered when developing bespoke itineraries.

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A Guide To Virtual Event Sponsorships Part I: Deals & Packages

Endless Events

Emerald Package (Tier 2) – $2000. Live product demo: $2000. 1:1 session with the attendees: $2000. So, let’s talk about virtual event sponsorships, shall we? As we all know, sponsorships have been the industry’s holy grail of revenue for years.

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Event Spaces In Jakarta

Alcor Mice

Capacity: Standing: 5500 guests Seminar: 2000 guests Theatre: 3000 guests Round Table: 1000 guests. Capacity: Standing: 3000 guests Seminar: 750 guests Theatre: 2000 guests Round Table: 700 guests. hectares and can accommodate nearly 2000 guests.

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Now is the time to rethink and restart the events industry: Interview with Angeles Moreno, Managing Partner at the Creative Dots

The MICE Blog

In 2000, I decided to found a company, something that will change the industry, and I established the first marketplace to organise events online.

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The New Unum One Business-Class Seat Is Revolutionizing the Market

Business Traveler USA

Sometimes a business-class seat comes along that’s so different from what has come before that it resets the standard for passengers and airlines, like British Airways’ first fully flat business-class bed in 2000, or the Qatar Airways Qsuite with its first business-class doors in 2017.

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World Tourism Day 2021: Tourism for Inclusive Growth

Solimar International

The year 2000 focused on Chile, and the theme, “ Tourism: preserving world heritage for the new millennium. World Tourism Day is here! Communities in destinations around the world are finding ways to celebrate both virtually and in person.

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The Foundation of NACE announces their new Trustees

National Association For Catering ane Events

Founded in November, 2000, by Delores and her husband Richard, Premiere has become a leading party and event rental provider. Virginia Santa Ines, CPCE, CWC.

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How Micro-stimulants Can Boost Conference Participant Wellness

Smart Meetings

We have all heard that Microsoft estimates focus time has gone from 12 seconds in 2000 to 8 today, less than the 9 seconds experts think a goldfish can pay attention.

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“Is eHarmony Legitimate?” â?? 6 (Significant) Questions Answered

Tembusu Events and Communications

since 2000 â?? If you’re on earth world and have a tv, you have virtually undoubtedly observed an eharmony industrial â?? most likely some dozen occasions. A kindly white-haired man (who’s in fact Dr. Neil Clark Warren, the website’s Founder) measures on display and gives somewhat pep explore the dating site, selling the success tales as well as how simple really to get to know focused fits right here. It sounds really good, yet not everybody trusts a commercial.

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Creating Year-Long Sponsorships & Establishing Partnerships

Endless Events

And apparently, it’s not uncommon for United Planners to reach out to these strategic partners and tell them the situation – it’s $2000, is there any way the sponsor can help?

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National Bike Summit: Pedaling for a Sustainable Future

Convene by PCMA

The organization’s first event was held in 2000 with just a few advocates. 2022 National Bike Summit. Date: March 27–30, 2022. Place: Virtual and Washington, D.C. Attendees: 1,100. Website: bikeleague.org/summit. Carmen Segovia illustration.

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Destination Deep Dive: San Francisco

Hello DMC

Opened in April 2000, AT&T Park has been hailed as “America’s most beautiful ballpark.” The 49 square miles of San Francisco are a colorful tapestry of steep hills, picturesque houses, clanging cable cars, Chinese pagodas, cosmopolitan cafés, and breathtaking views.

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Our Learnings: Building an Event Community

Endless Events

Will continues: “Over the course of the last two years, 2000 people joined it. Building an online community can take years of hard work. That’s why Endless Events’ very own Will Curran and Kyle Kosinski created the #EventProfs community.

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Why Event Technology Companies Lack Pricing Transparency

Endless Events

There are subtle differences between 100 and 2000 attendees – and the same goes for AV. Pricing transparency in event technology companies is lacking, to say the least. Many event platforms offer no pricing structures at all while others only give ballpark estimates.

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Which Private Jet Is Best for You?

Business Traveler USA

King Air 350i, Citation Excel/XLS, Citation X, Citation Encore+, Hawker 400XP, Falcon 2000, Challenger 604, Gulfstream GIV-SP and Gulfstream G450. A comparison of some of the top aviation companies. flyExclusive. Starting Price.

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inCENTIVES Steeped in History

inVOYAGE

Together with your guests, you will be transported back almost 2000 years as you marvel at the imposing Colosseum, home to the gladiator battles.

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How to Adapt Your Incentive Program When Increasing Sales is NOT Your First Priority

Creative Group Inc

This mirrors some of the basics of motivation we’ve known from the early 2000’s, when Paul Lawrence and Nitin Nohria of Harvard University introduced The Four Drive Model. Or why NOW is precisely the right time to launch an inaugural incentive program.

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Introducing the Accor Stadium

Travel Daily Media

Accor Stadium is one of the world’s most exciting and diverse entertainment venues in the region and was the centrepiece of the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The post Introducing the Accor Stadium appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily.

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BLOG – TRAVEL TECHNOLOGY TRENDS 2020

Open Destinations

When OAG asked 2000 travellers about their favoured booking method, 25% said they preferred to use mobile assistants e.g. Siri, and 18% said voice automated systems e.g. Amazon Echo. Service providers like Airbnb, Skyscanner, Expedia and Tripadvisor have transformed the travel industry.

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GameStop – #EventIcons Episode 153

Endless Events

On top of these impressive facts, they hold an annual trade show and conference with approximately 5000 store owners, 100-200 international partners, 150 different vendor companies and 2000 vendor staff. Today we are joined with a dynamic duo Samantha Vogel and Judy Payne of GameStop.

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Travel Daily Media

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10 Ways Organizations Can Stand Out in a Job Seekers Market – Part 2 of 2

Gavel International

Cheesecake Factory invests as much as $2000 annually in every employee. Reading Time: 6 minutes Read Part One of this two-part series here. SET REASONABLE & CUSTOMIZED EXPECTATIONS. Discouragement and low morale often stem from unrealistic expectations or goals that aren’t obtainable.

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The Trick to Aging Legendary Kentucky Bourbon, Plus Recipes

Smart Meetings

According to Kentucky Distiller’s Association, a nonprofit trade group founded in 1880, this spirit production has increased more than 300 percent since 2000, reaching its highest level in more than 50 years. In Kentucky, where 95 percent of the world’s bourbon is produced, there’s almost as much interest in the process as there is in the finished product. Almost.

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Do We Even Need In-Person Events? Let’s Discuss!

Endless Events

Yes, we’re finally asking the million-dollar question: do we even need in-person events anymore? And no, the Brew Crew isn’t trying to trigger anyone here. But rather, they’re interested in starting up a conversation about the challenges we are facing as an industry.

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How To Live Stream the Right Way in 2022 – Whiteboard Wednesday

Endless Events

It costs less than $2000 and introduces a crucial piece of AV technology called the switcher. Thanks to the global pandemic, we have seen an upward trend in many companies, celebrities & even family members trying to live stream since 2019.

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How Micro-stimulants Can Boost Conference Participant Wellness

Smart Meetings

We have all heard that Microsoft estimates focus time has gone from 12 seconds in 2000 to eight today, less than the 9 seconds experts think a goldfish can pay attention.

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Smart Moves in Quebec, Baja California and More

Smart Meetings

Prior to joining Anaheim’s tourism scene, Stemley was citywide sales executive for Marriott hotels in the San Diego area, starting as senior account executive at Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in 2000. Tony Melis.

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Smart Moves in Texas, Wyoming and More

Smart Meetings

He has worked in various leadership roles at Four Seasons since 2000, such as assistant food and beverage manager, director of sales in multiple locations and director of marketing, among others. Peter Palli. Palli has joined Omni Hotels & Resorts in Dallas as chief commercial officer.

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Here Are The 22 Best Event Platforms To Use In 2022!

Endless Events

Building events since : 2000. Building events since : 2000. The new year is slowly approaching, and we for one, are really excited! 2022 is going to be our best year yet; we’ve embraced exciting new event technology and hybrid events as the way of the future!

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The Glorious Evolution Of SXSW With Scott Wilcox!

Endless Events

I built out the website, started doing all the blogging, and started incorporating digital video in the year 2000. New week, new guest, new host! EventIcons is back with a very special episode!

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Punta Mita – “Never A Dull Moment…unless you want one.”

Gavel International

If you take a hike up the Careyeros Mountain to roam ancient Aztatlán ruins, you will discover observatories almost 2000 years old. Reading Time: 5 minutes A prestigious gated community and resort destination, Punta Mita is a mosaic of experiences and memories.

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Why All Event Planners Need An Entrepreneurial Spirit

Endless Events

“I have been in events since 2007 and in hospitality since 2000. Do you consider yourself an entrepreneur? Today’s iconic guest, Deanna Nwosu , thinks that all event and meeting planners should nurture an entrepreneurial spirit.

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Reevaluating The Events Industry: Let’s Ask Better Questions!

Endless Events

You have better luck by bringing in 2000 people and hoping they come back than you do bringing in 500 people and really honing in on them,” says Dustin. What’s brewing, event prof? Have you been reevaluating the events industry lately?

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Esports 101: Grasping the Phenomenon That’s Disrupting The Events Industry

Maritz Global Events

Additionally, Counter Strike remains one of the top esport titles globally, 20 years after its launch in 2000! Post Authored by Taylor Ward, Strategic Accounts Manager, Live Events. Gaming and esports are two of the fastest-growing segments in the event space.