Elite Meetings International, Inc.

Elite Meetings InternationalBased in Santa Barbara, California, Elite Meetings International (EMI) provides integrated solutions to enhance the performance of meeting and hospitality professionals. EMI supports this community through a combination of innovative technology, direct sales support, customized marketing programs and face-to-face business-building events. Additionally, serves as a commission- free RFP-generating tool and a comprehensive vehicle for sourcing luxury, upper- upscale and upscale properties. EMI's innovations include AttendeeHub Appointment Scheduler (, a sought-after program for helping conference attendees identify synergies, manage appointments and make direct connections with one another; and SpeedRFP (, a time-saving product for creating, submitting, and managing RFPs online.

Elite Meetings Alliance Brings Together Top Meeting and Hotel Professionals: Despite Challenging Times, Strong Interest in Meetings Reported

The Spring 2009 Elite Meetings Alliance, held May 3-5 at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, earned high praise from top meeting planning professionals and hoteliers in attendance, who reported strong interest in corporate and association meetings in markets around the U.