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Gaylord Debuts “Infinity Ballroom” on the Potomac

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The Washington, D.C., area’s first “infinity ballroom” is now available for corporate events and other functions at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, a Smart Stars winner for 2017. The new 16,000-square-foot venue affords impressive, column-free, panoramic views of the Potomac River from its floor-to-ceiling windows. The contemporary, riverfront ballroom in National Harbor, Maryland, is…

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3 Refreshed Hotels with Plush Event Space for Meeting Planners

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Royal Palms Resort and Spa courtyard and fountain Royal Palms Resort and Spa The rise in private, offsite strategy meetings and the growing popularity of Phoenix makes the Royal Palms Resort and Spa a great destination for event planners. The resort is completing a multimillion-dollar renovation of all 119 guest rooms—scheduled to debut in fall…

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Gaming Properties: One-Stop Shops for Meetings

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Gaming properties offer attractive options for groups all under one roof Only a special destination could make a Silicon Valley-based organization spurn the sleek, tech-savvy meeting venues of San Francisco and San Jose for the comparatively remote town of Lincoln, California, 150 miles to the northeast. Thunder Valley Casino Resort does just that. For the…

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The Lodges on Vashon

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The Lodges on Vashon provide a rustic, modern backdrop for private events, corporate retreats and meetings, and other important occasions. We offer unique spaces and can refer you to the best island catering and planning services to…

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Cvent Ranks Top 100 U.S. Meeting Hotels for 2017

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Gaylord Opryland, Nashville, Tennesse Cvent has unveiled its annual list of the top hotels for meetings and events in the United States. The event management software company uses booking data from its Cvent Supplier Network to determine which properties make the list. Cvent has ranked the hotels by region, with lists for the United States;…

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What Planners Need to Know About San Francisco’s Moscone Center Expansion

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Rendering courtesy of mosconeexpansion.com Now past the halfway point, the multiyear, $500 million expansion of San Francisco’s Moscone Center is making progress toward a late 2018 completion date. We recently talked with John Reyes, executive vice president and chief sales officer for San Francisco Travel, who filled us in on construction plans and facility upgrades….

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