March 2007
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p45
Trade Publication
The article presents an update on several conference and meeting facilities. A new hall was opened by the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta in 2006. The 750-guest room Millennium Broadway Hotel located in New York City will complete a total renovation of its conference center in March 2007. A $100 million renovation has been completed by the Hyatt Regency Bonaventure Conference Center and Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.


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