Industry News

Great Meeting Properties Rise to the Top in U.S. World News and Report’s Hotel Rankings

There are plenty of great meeting and event properties listed among the fifth annual U.S. World News and Report survey of “Best Hotels of 2015.” Based on guest reviews, expert opinions and industry awards, the list includes properties that range from historic hotels in Chicago to seaside resorts in Georgia. Smart Meetings has selected several […]

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company L.L.C. Tops U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hotel Rankings

Wyndham Hotel Group Expands Meetings Portfolio by Acquiring Dolce Hotels

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Boosting the Effectiveness of Meetings

New Orleans Hotels are Full for Mardi Gras

If you don’t already have a hotel reservation for Mardi Gras in New Orleans, you might want to look at a different celebration, or buy a tent. This is the 10th Mardi Gras since Hurricane Katrina flooded the city and cuts in gas prices and a holiday trifecta are contributing to strong lodging demands. Mardi […]