New Retreats Promise to Rebalance the Soul

Business Traveler USA

Chopra Global is announcing a line-up of integrative health retreats that may become life savers and life boosters. Taking place in breathtaking destinations across North America, each retreat is uniquely designed to inspire an unforgettable body/mind/spirit experience.

Retreats For Event Profs: Do We Need Them?

Endless Events

Let’s talk about retreats for event profs. So, who doesn’t love a good retreat? Because it’s no secret that, human beings, we all need to retreat from something at some point. What are their personal experiences with retreats?

Success Story: An Incentive-style Executive Retreat, Sonoma Valley, California

Blue Spark Event Design

The Client’s Objective: Utilize a professional creative event agency to produce an incentive-style executive retreat offering multiple days of leadership training, bonding opportunities, and local and exclusive experiences in the selected destination.

Jump-start Your Event Business with a ‘Company Reset’ Retreat

Special Events

Event professionals are always busy--but a "reset retreat" can recharge your team's morale

Corporate Retreat Ideas: What Small Properties Offer Exclusive Groups


Covid rockets sustainability up the travel management agenda

Travel Daily News

Business Travel Show Europe launches Ethical Travel Trail, and Wellness Retreat makes a welcome return 62% of European travel managers have sustainable travel programmes; 20% rely on their TMC to ensure programmes are sustainable.

Alternative Meeting Locales Made Easy

Smart Meetings

San Francisco-based Peerspace allows users to browse photos of homes, galleries, warehouses—even rooftop alcoves—for the perfect workshop of retreat locations. Meeting Planning Airbnb alternate alternative app convene creative innovative inspiring instagram instagrammable israel loft meeting new york open peerspace retreat San Francisco seattle space splacer tel aviv trendy unique work workshop workspaceSplacer.

Take Your Event to the Next Level with a High-Tech Venue


Whether you are hosting a corporate retreat, coordinating a product launch event, or are gathering together the best in the industry for a large-scale trade show, it is critical the venue have the connectivity you need to create an event […]. As technology becomes more integrated into business, it has also become an expectation at event venues.

A Perfect Vintage – Napa Valley

Gavel International

It is an idyllic wine country retreat with complimentary amenities and thoughtful service. If you want to build your management team, corporate retreats are a great way to find hidden talents and build commitment and motivation.

5 Questions to Guide Your Event’s COVID Safety Protocol Plan

Achieve Incentives

When organizing our SITE Midwest Executive Board Retreat in Cancún, Mexico, I gained invaluable insight on the challenges and complexities of designing and executing a safe event. With our retreat, I wanted to make sure that everyone wore clean face masks each day.

Versante Hotel Debuts in the Metro Vancouver Area

Business Traveler USA

In addition to a 24-hour fitness facility with Peloton bikes and Life Fitness cardio equipment, guests may retreat to the outdoor rooftop terrace with a saltwater pool and hot tub. Versante Hotel has opened in the city of Richmond, BC, in the Metro Vancouver area.

What Is a Keynote Speaker and How Do You Find One?

Social Tables

While many people may be most familiar with keynote speeches or keynote addresses from graduations or other similar ceremonies, event planners commonly employ these speeches to headline conferences, company retreats, wellness retreats, and other large events.

Tucson – An Extraordinary Destination

Gavel International

Some examples: Many company retreats are designed to improve productivity and to “refocus” the efforts of their employees. Executive retreats are also popular in Tucson as this destination offers exclusive luxury where leaders can recharge as well as connect with each other.

Austin – The Violet Crown

Gavel International

Some examples: Many company retreats are designed to improve productivity and to “refocus” the efforts of their employees. In the end, corporate retreats help bring out the best in everyone.

We Have Some Virtual Event Success Stories To Share!

Endless Events

Wellness: Retreats For Event Profs: Do We Need Them? ? Retreats For Event Profs: Do We Need Them? (40 The Brew Crew discusses their experiences with retreats in this episode.

A Vacation with Intentions of Supporting Diverse Businesses

Meet Green

Community culture and having fun at work is fostered through things like shared lunches at favorite restaurants or brought in to be shared at the office conference table, and my favorite as an entirely remote employee, the company’s annual retreat on the Oregon Coast.

New and Unique, from California to the Capitol

Smart Meetings

Styled as an “Art Lover’s Retreat,” decor pulls from different styles and eras to emulate an art collection built over time. The Banneker , Washington, D.C. Opening in May, the brand-new Kimpton property offers 144 guest rooms with five distinct meeting areas, totaling 3,800 sq.

The Ultimate Guide to Corporate Event Announcements

Social Tables

Get RSVPs for an executive retreat. Subject line: It’s time for another retreat! So are we, which is why we’re hosting this year’s corporate retreat at beautiful [location] on [date(s)] starting at [time]. Looking for a guide to corporate event announcements?

Ascend Collection Welcomes Four US Properties

Business Traveler USA

The Inn at Leonardtown: This retreat in beautiful St. The Ascend Hotel Collection, one of Choice Hotels International’s upscale brands, has announced the addition of four US properties to its portfolio of boutique, historic and resort hotels.

Hyatt Place Partners with Gopuff for Guest Deliveries

Business Traveler USA

Based on that data, Hyatt and Gopuff identified the most-often-forgotten and most-likely-to-purchase items and created in-app categories such as Travel Essentials, Spa Retreat, Office on the Go, and more.

Honoring Indigenous Peoples’ Day – a Look at Three Native American Lands

Solimar International

Historically, it was believed that the Americas have been lived on for the past 13,000 years, after the retreat of massive path-blocking glaciers, but recently that time frame has been shattered. Native Americans have been the stewards of land conservation for millenniums.

8 Smart Moves at Hard Rock, Paragon Events and More

Smart Meetings

Vanderwielen is area general manager for The Viceroy Hotel Group’s San Francisco Urban Retreat Collection : Hotel Zetta, Hotel Zelos and Hotel Zeppelin. Shelley Williams. Hard Rock International named Williams director of global sales for meetings and events.

5 Team Building Activities to Boost Employee Morale

Savannah DMC

Team building events can be done anytime and anywhere - from an afternoon in a conference room to an out-of-town weekend retreat. If you are interested in hosting a team building retreat in Savannah or the surrounding areas, let us know!

Unforgettable Events Await with Club Med’s Exclusive Collection

Smart Meetings

What is the Club Med Exclusive Collection? Looking to take your meeting or event to the next level? Discover Club Med’s Exclusive Collection, a portfolio of luxurious resorts & spaces located in the world’s most stunning locations.

Pebble Beach – Expect the Exceptional

Gavel International

Executive retreats are also popular at Pebble Beach as this destination offers exclusive luxury where leaders can recharge as well as connect with each other.

Easy Button on Planning

Achieve Incentives

Whether you’re hosting a retreat for ten of your top executives, or an incentive for 500 award winners, the service that they receive needs to be VIP at every turn.

Best USA Destinations for Domestic Incentive Travel

Brightspot Incentive Events

The spirit of Hawaii, from its long-held traditions to its inspired art, informs every detail of the idyllic retreat. Luxury and seclusion make it the perfect choice for a domestic C-suite or Director-level retreat.

Get Paid to Travel: 15 Companies That Will Give You Money to Go On Vacation


Bonanza, an online marketplace, combines the gift of travel with a corporate retreat. When employees start a new job, they often receive a couple of weeks for vacation time. Often, they use those days to extend weekends here and there.

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31 Corporate Team Building Activities Your Employees Will Love


Options exist in beachy destinations, mountain retreats, and everything in between. As the sport is gaining attention, you can probably find a spot near you—or, you can include the activity as part of a multi-night wilderness retreat. The Big List of Employee Activities.

VR + AI = A New Meeting Environment


This article details how role-playing exercises that are common across sales meetings and management retreats are now being conducted through “Virtual Human Technology,” a training tool from VR company Talespin.

Hotel Check: Live Aqua Beach Resort Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Business Traveler USA

It would also be a great place to work remotely, host an incentive trip or gather for a corporate retreat. WHERE IS IT?

Two Luxury Resort Hotels Open in Maldives

Business Traveler USA

The remote location offers privacy for romantic getaways, an island retreat for friends and family, and experiences to suit the more active traveler.

Happy Glampers: Why You Should Consider Glamping for Your Next Incentive Trip

ITA Group

Nature's biological and psychological benefits make glamorous camping, or glamping, an ideal award for incentive recipients who have earned a retreat. Happy Glampers: Why You Should Consider Glamping for Your Next Incentive Trip.

Starlink In Events: New Possibilities For Remote Venues

Endless Events

” Benefits For Company Retreats & Remote Workers. “You have a company retreat and you go to an obscure place.

Employee Motivation Programs - A Weekend Getaway

Peak Performance Meetings and Incentives

Spa weekends, getaways at elite retreats, or even a staycation at a luxury property in your city (with tickets to a show or a sporting event) are all great ideas to fire up employee motivation. Is there anything more redolent of a delicious reward than the weekend getaway?

How Destination Management Companies (DMCs) Help Event Planners With Safe Social Distancing Travel

Unique World Global Destinations

Health and safety a priority, but you need to host an event or replan an event, perhaps an exclusive retreat or small meetings outside your home country for your business or looking to plan your client’s high-end luxury stay for individual travel (FIT).

Summer Destination Marketing Strategies To Spread Out Visitation


Travelers are making more mindful decisions when it comes to their planning, so capturing wellness travelers with a spa retreat or hesitant travelers with a mountain escape are surefire ways to spread out visitation.

Need Lodging? Consider Renting an AirBnB

Memory Makers

Maybe your church or another organization is planning a retreat or team building activity and would like participants to stay together in one location. You are planning your wedding, a family reunion or another event that will include out of town guests.

2021 To Do’s for Post-COVID Incentive Travel

Brightspot Incentive Events

The pent-up demand for travel is starting to become glaringly apparent, and companies are eager to return to their corporate retreats and President’s Club trips. Top 9 Must-Do’s for Post-COVID Incentive Trips.

New & Renovated: It’s Always Summer Somewhere

Smart Meetings

Lucia Host your next Caribbean incentive or event by creating your own island retreat on St. These new and renovated properties in St. Lucia, Honolulu, Miami and St. Barth serve to remind you—it’s summertime somewhere. Ladera Resort, St. Lucia. Perched on a volcano ridgeline, this treehouse-esque, adults-only resort just unveiled LeFleur, a private space complete with infinity pool. And for the first time, the resort is offering complete buyout of the 37-suite property.

Ideas for V.I.P. Lounges at Summer Events


lounge to feel like a retreat from the world. As events are coming back after a COVID hiatus, your events are likely going to feature a V.I.P. lounge for sponsors, donors, or other bigwigs. V.I.P.

Choose SoCal for your Next Domestic Incentive Travel Program

Brightspot Incentive Events

Stay in the foothills of Santa Barbara, near the beach, or travel down to Ojai for a secluded retreat. Southen California is a Premier Domestic Incentive Trip Destination.

Unique Meeting Venues & More in Loudoun County

Smart Meetings

Nearby, the National Conference Center is an expansive complex with 265,000 square feet of flexible function space in a retreat-like setting on 40 wooded acres. Plan with Confidence.