In a New York Minute

Baraban, Regina
January 2006
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p42
Trade Publication
The article relates the author's experience attending a weekend of activities at the pre-FICP fam hosted by the insurance team at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co. A stay at the Ritz-Carlton New York, Battery Park offers an interesting alternative for upscale corporate meetings or small incentive programs. The property has also capability for video teleconferencing, satellite and broadcast hook-ups and distance learning.


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