Groups360™, a leading online marketplace for meetings, today announced the release of new product enhancements to GroupSync™, the first truly transparent and efficient online platform for searching, sourcing and booking venues and hotel rooms across a wide selection of brands.
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) - together with the world's largest cruise company, Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) - will host the WTTC/Carnival Corporation Global Science Summit on COVID-19.
"The motivations of people attending and exhibiting at Cyber Hitec will not be different if the event was physical, and we all were heading to Texas as initially planned. Knowledge, networking and gaining business leads are what people expect, and all the successful similar online events must check those boxes."
Global DMC Partners Shares Insights from Virtual Industry Panel on the ‘New Normal’ for Meetings and Incentives
Washington, D.C. - Global DMC Partners (GDP), the leading global network of independently owned destination management companies (DMCs) and creative event experts, held a virtual open forum on Wednesday, June 24.
By David Lund – The Hotel Financial Coach
I have learned a few things since starting my own business nearly seven years ago. Here is a shortlist of accomplishments: I have managed to survive as my own systems manager which also means looking after Johanne's stuff which is no small feat for an older guy like me.
By Jane Pendlebury – CEO at HOSPA
We have a confirmed re-opening date for hospitality! 4th of July in England, while Northern Ireland can re-open from the 3rd of July, and Scotland on the 6th for outside venues and 15th for indoor spaces.
Oracle Hospitality is committed to helping the hospitality industry get back to business. To support this effort, Oracle, with support from HTNG, recently hosted Innovation Week, a collaborative event dedicated to accelerating the industry's recovery and accommodating the rapidly evolving demand for low or contactless guest and employee interactions.
Virtual ITB Convention: New programme series kicks off with a one-on-one interview on the future of the travel industry on 2 July at itb.com
The range of digital services offered by the World's Leading Travel Trade Show continues to expand. Starting in early March, the new English-language website www.itb.com was able to offer the tourism community a new and wide-ranging programme of live sessions on the pressing issues of our times.
Boutique Lifestyle Leaders Association (BLLA) will combine its two most popular gatherings as an unmissable digital event this fall. The Boutique Lifestyle Digital Summit will be held on September 17 with the message of 2020, "Dare to Adapt.
By Ryan Hamilton – Co-Founder, SalesAndCatering.com and Bluebuzzard Technology Group
2020 has been anything but business as usual. As companies continue to adapt to the demands of isolation measures and social distancing mandates amid the coronavirus pandemic, those industries which are notoriously built upon a high-volume, in-person model are, understandably, expected to pivot.
"It is amazing to think about how much our industry has changed its focus in such a short period of time. Over the past few months at Crescent Hotels & Resorts we have shifted our focus on 3 main areas in order to support our associates and improve performance for our owners."
By Shannon S. Okada – MAI, Managing Director of Gaming with HVS
By the time Nevada's Governor Sisolak ordered the closure of Nevada's non-essential businesses and urged residents to implement social-distancing measures to reduce the spreading of COVID-19 on March 17, 2020, the National Hockey League (NHL) and National Basketball Association (NBA) had suspended their 2019-20 regular seasons, and Major League Baseball (MLB) had suspended its Spring Training and delayed the start of the 2020 regular season.