Category Archives: Trends

trends impacting the hospitality industry
Jul02
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Top 10 Trends Impacting the Hospitality Industry

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The Hotel Show, which stages business to business events for the hospitality industry, has identified what it believes to be the Top 10 trends impacting the hospitality industry in 2015. 1. Catering to millennials Millennials (those ages 18-34) are expected to represent 50% of all travelers to the USA by 2025, according to the Cornell […]

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Great Movie Ride
Jul01
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Smart Space: The Great Movie Ride

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Photo Courtesy of Disney Make your next meeting in Orlando an Academy Award-winning experience by arranging a memorable progressive dinner at “The Great Movie Ride,” an iconic attraction in Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios. Begin the evening with cocktails on a 1920s gangster set, then stage dinner in the Wild West and make the dessert […]

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Jun30
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Marilyn Monroe for the Day

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Marilyn Monroe Spa in Maui/Photo Courtesy of Hyatt Regency Maui Although pop icon Marilyn Monroe died more than 50 years ago, the beauty queen is drawing women who want to channel their inner Marilyns to Hyatt Resort beauty spas across the country. As HotelChatter.com contributing editor Linda Marsiano reports, Hyatt Resorts  in Maui, Monterey, San Diego, New […]

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Category Archives: Trends

Category Archives: Trends

Facebook beacons push notifications to nearby smartphones
Jun26
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Facebook Beacons are Set to Go Nationwide

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One of Facebook’s attempts at integrating itself in the physical world is coming to fruition, making the social media service even more ubiquitous—and increasing its value for businesses and marketers. Facebook’s Place Tips program began a test run at select businesses in New York City early this year, and the company announced this month that […]

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ivanka trump
Jun22
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Ivanka Trump Shares Industry Insights at Cvent Connect

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During last week’s Cvent Connect conference held at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, keynote speaker Ivanka Trump spoke about her personal secrets to professional success. Alongside her family, Trump oversees Trump Hotel Collection, which has a luxury portfolio of 16 properties worldwide. Trump currently stars on NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice with her father, […]

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Category Archives: Trends

maximizing-meetings-technology
Jun15
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Tips to Maximize Meeting Technology

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The rate of change in meeting technology accelerates at an unprecedented pace these days. Thousands of ideas, apps and innovations are now available at every turn to help meeting planners do their jobs better. The expert sales and event teams of Marriott’s Convention & Resort Network (CRN) have come together to share tips to maximize meeting technology. […]

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Tips to Select Green Meeting Venues
Jun12
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6 Tips to Select Green Meeting Venues

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Meeting planners make countless decisions all day long, from venue and equipment to decorations and team-building activities. Now at the top of their list of considerations is environmental sustainability. To promote green meetings,  Asilomar Conference Grounds in Pacific Grove, California, has come up with six tips to select green meeting venues. Planning and executing a green meeting is becoming […]

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