Bassett, Michael
November 2008
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p13
Trade Publication
The article analyzes the impact of the financial crisis in the U.S. on the meetings industry. Peter Ricchiuti of Tulane University's Freeman School of Business mentioned that financial services companies are implementing cutbacks on meetings. Fay Beauchine of Carlson Cos. thinks that corporate restructuring would drive executives to conduct meetings. Steve Bova of the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners said that meetings are important during the crisis for the sharing of ideas and strategies.


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