Dan Johnson

Dan Johnson has worked for Smart Meetings since 2012, and now serves as managing editor. He has been a professional writer and editor since 1969, working on newspapers, magazines and books in the United States and Japan. Dan has won many national, regional and local awards for his work. He received a B.A. in psychology from University of California, Berkeley, and an M.A. in Asian and comparative philosophy and religion from California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. His interests include exploring the world’s many fascinating cultures, as well as music and sports.
san diego

San Diego: The City with Everything Ups its Game

Just when it seemed San Diego couldn’t get any better as a meetings destination—a growth spurt has brought new properties, restaurants and attractions to the scene.


‘San Francisco of the South’ Features Oodles of Unique Meeting Spaces


DMOs’ Creative Marketing Boosts Consumer Ties During Coronavirus

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5 Mistakes to Avoid in Virtual Meetings

Breaking the Mold: North Carolina

Marriott, Caesars Ranked Among Most Responsible Companies

Marriott International and Caesars Entertainment earned a spot on Newsweek's list of America’s Most Responsible Companies.