Financial Meetings Relocate Post-Katrina

Bassett, Michael; Baraban, Regina
November 2005
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p11
Trade Publication
Reports on the efforts of financial and insurance organizations to handle meeting cancellation and relocation in the aftermath of hurricane Katrina in the U.S. in 2005. Actions taken by Joan Orentlicher, assistant vice president of meetings and convention at financial services and insurance association LOMA, to handle several meetings scheduled for New Orleans, Louisiana in September and October; Views of Anita Larson, president and chief operating officer of Brooke Corp. of Overland Park, Kansas, on the city of New Orleans as a meeting destination.


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