Meetings Business

Fuse 2016 Aims to Reinvent Meetings Business

Convention Industry Council (CIC), Social Tables, and Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMBC), announced Fuse 2016, a joint educational roadshow that will bring planners and properties together to reinvent the way meetings business is done before their events begin. CIC, Social Tables, and MMBC are organizing Fuse to facilitate a discussion about how meeting planners and…

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HelmsBriscoe VP Named Meetings Mean Business Co-Chair

Richard Harper, executive vice president of HelmsBriscoe, has been appointed co-chair of Meetings Means Business, replacing David Peckinpaugh effective January 2016. Harper’s new role will have him sitting next to a former colleague and fellow co-chair, Michael Dominguez, senior vice president and chief sales officer at MGM Resorts International. Before joining HelmsBriscoe, Harper was executive…

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Popular Industry Leader Gets Even Hotter

Michael Dominguez, one of the hottest figures in the meetings industry, was sitting on the hot seat on Monday night as he was roasted by colleagues during the President’s Dinner held in conjunction with Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Congress in San Francisco. Dominguez, senior vice president and chief sales officer for MGM Resorts International,…

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Pounding the Rock

Throughout his successful career, Michael Dominguez has focused on the journey, not just the destination.  MGM Resorts International Senior Vice President, Corporate Sales Homtown: San Antonio College: University of Text at San Antonio, University of Texas at Austin "Life isn't necessarily about getting all the accolades; it's about making sure that everyone has a voice and knows…

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Dominguez named Co-Chair of Meetings Mean Business

Michael Dominguez:left MGM Resorts International executive Michael Dominguez has been appointed as the co-chair of the Meetings Mean Business Coalition, which promotes the value of business meetings, travel and events to the U.S. economy. Dominguez, senior vice president of corporate sales at MGM Resorts International, will work with co-chair David Peckinpaugh, president of Maritz Travel,…

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