JT Long

JT Long is content chief at Smart Meetings. She brings 25 years of experience in journalism and community-building and has written books on management and motivation.

New Group Amenities Accompany Twenty Four Seven Hotel Expansion in LA

Photo credit: DoubleTree by Hilton LAX-El Segundo The hotel management company Twenty Four Seven Hotels is expanding to the Los Angeles area with four new management contracts there to be announced in 2017. The most recent announcement was the addition of DoubleTree by Hilton LAX-El Segundo to the portfolio. For event planners, this means a […]

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Bonus Material: Answers from Strategic Meeting Management Webinar

Bonus Material: Answers from Live-Event Best Practices Webinar

We all know that the foundation of brand affinity, loyalty and advocacy is experience. But how do you implement all these new tactics to make your events stand out? Katie O’Brien, vice president of Experience Design at FreemanXP shared the social, behavioral and technological trends that enhance chemistry and create meaning in a Smart Meetings […]