Citations with the tag: DESTINATION management companies
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- Allied Rebrands as AlliedPRA.
Hatch, Sue // Association Meetings Exclusive Insight; 10/17/2011, p3
The article announces that after four years under the Allied International banner, the destination management company was rebranded as AlliedPRA Destination Management, combining three of the company's destination management brands which include PRA Destination Management, Allied Europe and...
- CONVENTION SERVICE CONTRACTORS.
Hatch, Sue // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186); 2009 Book of Lists, p12
A list of the top convention service contractors in Las Vegas, Nevada for 2009 ranked based on the total number of local employees is presented, including GES Exposition Services, Pro-Tect Security, and Freeman.
Donaldson, Sonya A. // Black Enterprise; Jan2009, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p50
The article presents answers related to the use of blogging for an event planning business.
- THINGS ARE LOOKING UP.
Ashwell, Emily // Travel Weekly (UK); 2/26/2010, Vol. 5, p28
The article offers news briefs related to the travel industry including one on the job of Queen Bee, who had been made redundant last year and another on a discussion about how far the trade should support certain airlines when they, feel they don't get the support back.
- Promoting co-op tourism.
SETHI, VIVEK // Travel Talk-India; Jun2013, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p6
The article informs about the establishment of four co-operative Destination Management Organizations in different districts of Uttarakhand and West Bengal by Indian rural community network in remote parts of India.
- Luxe gone wild.
SETHI, VIVEK // Australian Gourmet Traveller; Apr2009, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p77
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of attending a business lunch with a big travel company.
- Preparing for Mardi Gras.
Rogers, Mark // Travel Agent; 11/11/96, Vol. 284 Issue 1, p131
Presents a list of Louisiana-based hotels that are participating in Destination Management's Mardi Gras travel package. Names of hotels; Facilities; Prices; Contact information.
- Dragonfly buzzes into Sydney.
Rogers, Mark // Travel Daily; 9/5/2012, p6
The article reports that South African destination management company Dragonfly will visit Sydney, New South Wales and Melbourne, Victoria as part of its annual sales mission in Australia.
- Blog Your Industry.
Rogers, Mark // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Feb2006, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p32
The article focuses on bloggers in the meeting and events industry including Sabre Geek, Face2Face, Bloggs e-Learning Chronicle, Tradeshow Blues Blog, Grass Shack, Conferblog, Trade Show Marketing Report, Tradeshow startup and IAG Blog. The blogs are related to e-conferencing, airlines,...
Schmidt Jr., Ed // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Dec2008, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p41
The article features several meeting-oriented destinations in St. Andrews, Scotland. The Castle Course, the seventh in the St. Andrews Links Trust portfolio, has wide sweeping fairways and dramatic views, making it both picturesque and challenging. The Kittocks, formerly Devlin Course, has an...
- INTERNATIONAL INTRIGUE.
Hopkins, Bill // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Sep2011, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p39
The article advices to probe deeper with a destination management company, talk to everyone and become a scout when planning an event in another country since music and entertainment gives attendees a flavor of culture, history and people of the destination.
- THE CLIENT VERDICT Nikken Europe.
Europe, Nikken // Conference & Incentive Travel; Sep2010, p26
The article evaluates the services of event planning agency Nikken Europe.
- KULTURINIO TURIZMO PLETROS PERSPEKTYVOS.
Dapkus, Rimantas // Management Theory & Studies for Rural Business & Infrastructure ; 2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p29
Popularity of tourism industry in all over the World pressure compete different regions with each other in order to attract more tourists. Concerning this every region must choose tourism forms which can secure competitive advantages against other regions. In Lithuanian and different its regions...
- GEP Brings in Partners from Around the Globe.
Hatch, Susan // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Sep2005, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p16
Reports on Global Events Partners' annual Summit Meeting for destination management companies held in New Orleans, Louisiana. Guest speakers; Event highlights.
- Walking among the spirits of Portsmouth.
Stone, Tracie // New Hampshire Business Review; 11/11/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 24, p59
Talks about the services offered by New England Curiosities Walking Tours founded by Roxie Zwicker in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Schedule of tours and different guided walks; Coverage of tours; Cost of most tours and guided walks. INSET: A walking history lesson.
- Ty Delavallade.
Saunders, Deborah // African American Golfer's Digest; Winter/Spring2011, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p20
The article provides information on the luxury golf travel and event planning business My Golf Concierge based in Orlando, Florida which was founded by golfer Ty Delavallade with the parent company Golf Quests Inc. golf destination marketing specialist firm.
- NATIONAL NEWS.
Saunders, Deborah // Metro (NZ); Dec2007, Issue 317, p24
The article reports on adventure tourism operators' campaign for several didymo-related activities in Murchison, New Zealand. It claims that the tourism campaigners are doing the activity under the slogan "Take Time in the Slime." Some of the companies involved in the initiative include Dive...
- 10 of the best Hotels.
Saunders, Deborah // Conference & Incentive Travel; Nov/Dec2008, p155
The article presents best hotels in Canada ideal for convention and incentive groups. The Gladstone in Toronto offers an ongoing experiment in urban design with stylish ballroom, brick interiors and design details including 1930s-themed bathrooms. Fairmont Queen Elizabeth in Montreal has 1,000...
- Travel Budgets.
Saunders, Deborah // Business Travel World; Dec2005, p30
A table is presented that lists several travel management companies, including A&G UK Ltd., TQ3 Travel Solutions and Discovery Networks Europe.
- DMC Ovation in Australia.
Saunders, Deborah // Travel Daily; 10/14/2013, p1
The article reports that global event management company MCI Group has launched its Destination Management Company, Ovation, which will handle inbound incentive travel to Australia.
- TRAY RISQUE.
Saunders, Deborah // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland; 11/3/2006, Issue 2741, p28
The article reports on meeting and event planners' celebration of the £2.5 million face-lift of London venue, The Brewery, in England. Several meeting and event planners sampled fruit from a female food tray. The Brewery venue is promoting itself as a business conference venue. A picture of a...
- PLANNING AND ORGANISING TOURIST DESTINATIONS - THE EXAMPLE OF THE RURAL ISTRIA CLUSTER.
BOŠKOVIĆ, DESIMIR; SAFTIĆ, DARKO; TROŠT, KLARA // Tourism & Hospitality Management; May2010 Supplement, p794
Every tourist destination represents as an integral tourism product. Yet, at the same time, it is also a complex social system, sometimes called a destination system. Its complexity derives from the multitude of elements that participate to make it work. These elements can be grouped into three...
- Sun, sea, sand and surfing.
Shaddick, Colin // Marketing Week (01419285); 1/11/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p38
The article focuses on the importance of the Internet for travellers. The Internet serves as the tool in researching for best destinations and travel packages. It also offers wide selections for airline tickets and hotel bookings. It has also been suggested that tour operators and travel agents...
- 20 WAYS TO SELL TURKEY.
McNeill, Linsey // Travel Weekly (UK); 7/4/2008, p40
The article offers tip and ideas on Turkey, one of this season's top sellers, for the benefit of those in the tourism industry. It advises them to find a beach alternative as Turkey is about more than its beaches. It will a good idea to encourage clients to experience Turkish culture by...
- Showtime at AWC.
McNeill, Linsey // Event; Apr2007 Supplement, p7
Information about the inaugural Association World Congress (AWC) held in Brussels, Belgium on February 5 and 6, 2007 is presented. The AWC first landed on Naseba Group's drawing board. The structure of the AWC borrowed from the structure of its well respected Meetings, Incentives, Conventions &...
- Agents should encourage clients to holiday at home.
McNeill, Linsey // Travel Weekly (UK); 1/30/2009, p12
The article reports on the need of the British government to ensure travel agents to sell Great Britain destinations. It mentions that the Conservative Members of Parliament (MP) for Bournemouth East claims that people will revise where they are going on holiday which shows an opportunity for...
Meenan, Danielle; Kirby, Lynne; Bond, John; Cole, Jan // Travel Weekly (UK); 1/30/2009, p33
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to the article in previous issues including "Agents call on travel industry to help disabled holidaymakers" in the January 16, 2009 issue, an article on John Robert's Disability Travel Challenge, and on Ted Wake's comments regarding travel...
- TOP RANKS: CNY MEETING/EVENT PLANNERS.
Meenan, Danielle; Kirby, Lynne; Bond, John; Cole, Jan // Business Journal (Central New York); 2005 Book of Lists, p54
Presents a chart depicting the top meeting/event planners ranked according to attendance of events planned in Central New York for 2003. Types of events; Other services offered; Number of employees in the region.
- The Travel Society.
Friendland, Lois // Travel Agent; 3/3/2008, Vol. 332 Issue 5, p70
The article provides information on The Travel Society, a host agency based in Denver, Colorado. The agency was established in 2005 and has more than 100 members across the U.S., Great Britain, and the Caribbean. Most of its members are affiliates who work from home, in an office building or at...
- EVENT PLANNERS.
Friendland, Lois // njbiz; 12/18/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 51, Special section p23
A list of event planners in New Jersey is presented, ranked by number of events that they have managed in New Jersey in 2005. Events Plus Entertainment has held 700 events during the said period. This is followed by Celebrations Event & Meeting Management, which hosted 300 events and UNiREC....
- Productivity and Popularity Result in Successful Meetings.
Lynch, Bill // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Mar2005 Supplement, Vol. 24, p52
The article reports that NHS is a boutique meeting-management firm with clients in the medical and publishing industries, among others. It manages several meetings a year in Las Vegas, Nevada, with attendance ranging from 25 to 1,000 people. One of the main reasons the clients choose Las Vegas...
Lynch, Bill // Travel Weekly Australia; 5/8/2009, Issue 111, p4
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- PRODUCTS & SERVICES CENTER.
Lynch, Bill // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Oct2005, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p49
Presents several products and services related to the meeting industry. Archiving services; Audiovisual rental; Meeting planning; Entertainment; Recording services.
- Survey with a FIM Focus.
Lynch, Bill // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Feb2006, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p8
The article reports on the results of the survey conducted by the periodical "Financial & Insurance Meetings" regarding meeting professionals who belong to the Financial & Insurance Conference Planners association. Respondents' companies held an average of 3.6 incentive travel programs in 2005.
- What's Eventia?
Lynch, Bill // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Feb2006, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p9
The article reports on the formation of Eventia, an association for event management agencies, event services suppliers and others in the meeting profession in Europe. The organization was formed by the merger of Incentive Travel and Meetings Association and the Corporate Events Association in...
- TOP TIPS FOR MEETING LEGALITIES.
Mandel, Jed // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Feb2006, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p16
The article reports on ways to limit or eliminate meeting liability and protection the company in setting up meeting contracts in the United States. It is important to read and understand the contract. The contents of the contract should also be detailed. Liability can arise in three basic ways...
- SOLVING THE INCENTIVE HOUSE PRICING PU_ZZLE.
Bassett, Michael // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Feb2006, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p26
The article discusses tips on meeting executives' hiring of an incentive firm to assist with their program in the United States. During initial meeting between the incentive firm and the client, it is important to get what the client is looking for. The question of fees comes up early. Price can...
- CVBs: Your New Best Friend?
Bassett, Michael // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Aug2006, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p19
The article focuses on the assistance of convention and visitors bureau (CVB) to meeting planners who are looking for venue in the U.S. CVB provides meeting planners with a better assessment of the total marketplace. It was believed that meeting planners need a reliable source that enables them...
- NewDMC Certification Sets Standards.
Kovaleski, Dave // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Aug2007, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p6
The article reports that the Association of Destination Management Executives in Dayton, Ohio is offering a new accreditation program aimed at simplifying the job of sourcing a management company. The Accredited Destination Management Company certification will help meeting planners and visitors...
- Accommodating Everyone.
Kovaleski, Dave // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Sep2007, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p63
The article provides a checklist for meeting professionals in taking into account attendees' needs during site visits, before the meeting, during the event and after the function. According to the article, it is better to include an area on the registration form that indicates a need for special...
- GOLF RESORTS.
Kovaleski, Dave // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Dec2008, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p42
The article offers news briefs related to golf resorts in the U.S. in 2008. A new Isleta Hotel and Convention Center is linked to the 300,000-square-foot casino. A 25,000-square-foot spa with 13 treatment rooms is under construction in the Mount Washington Resort, along with 30,000 square feet...
- FIND THOSE MEETING PLANNERS.
Kovaleski, Dave // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Mar2009, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p16
The article presents the statements of Betsy Bondurant, president of Bondurant Consulting, regarding the guidelines for finding the professional meeting planners. She mentions the challenging part of searching the right planners. She suggests the use of the national hotel sales contacts for...
- Liability Waivers May Not Be Enough.
Goldberg, James M. // Corporate Meetings & Incentives; Oct2010, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p25
The article discusses the relevance of proper presentation of liability waivers to attendees when hosting a particular event. It highlights the incident that happened in British Columbia where a lawsuit was filed against an advertising agency after a river-rafting accident has caused the death...
- US back in the frame to host UK meetings.
Coulter, Adam // Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland; 11/9/2007, Issue 2792, p24
The article focuses on the increasing number of British visitors in the U.S. to hold their conventions/conferences. This is a result of the increased value of the pound against the dollar and the cyclical nature of the meetings market. In 2006, British visitor numbers fell 4% on the previous...
- CENTRAL EUROPE SEWN UP.
Coulter, Adam // Conference & Incentive Travel; Jul/Aug2009, Special section p4
The article focuses on the services offered by AIMS International as an organizer of the highest quality of events in Europe. Its creative and multilingual staff understand what clients require and are committed to the success of their events. AIMS Budapest can arrange party night on the fabled...
- ISRAEL ANCIENT & MODERN.
Coulter, Adam // Conference & Incentive Travel; Jul/Aug2009, Special section p7
The article presents the corporate profile for Israel-based Eshet Incentives & Conference. The company was established in 1987 which specialises in producing and handling incentive programmes, business meetings, and special events. It serves as the country's leading destination management...
- MEDITERRANEAN GEM.
Coulter, Adam // Conference & Incentive Travel; Jul/Aug2009, Special section p8
The article presents the corporate profile for Malta-based EC Meetings. The company's goal is to provide quality of service to its clients. It has earned its prime position in the Maltese market as a destination management company (DMC). It has also catered for a broad spectrum of the business...
- AGENTOURS WAY OUT WEST.
Coulter, Adam // Conference & Incentive Travel; Jul/Aug2009, Special section p12
The article presents the corporate profile for San Francisco, California-based AgenTours. The company has almost 50 years of experience in the business that exclusively handles clients from overseas. It operates satellite offices in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. It also negotiates the best rates...
- MANHATTAN PASSPORT.
Coulter, Adam // Conference & Incentive Travel; Jul/Aug2009, Special section p13
The article presents the corporate profile for New York City-based Manhattan Passport. The company has worked with European client base on incentives, study and special interest groups since 1984. Its strength lies on how the company surprises end users with fully customised proposals. The...
Coulter, Adam // Religious Conference Manager; Apr2012, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p3
This section offers news briefs about the destination management industry, including the dissolution of the Trade Show Exhibitor Association (TSEA), the cancellation of the American Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance convention in Boston, Massachusetts due to a major blackout, and...