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How Do You Respond to Attendees Who Want to Bring Family?
At Sunriver Resort, Fort Funnigan is full of kid's activities for guests
If you’ve ever been involved in corporate event planning that encourages families to travel too, not only does it create a warm feeling but it also supports work-life balance. There’s a win-win for everyone. If children are involved, they are able to broaden their experiences and appreciate other cultures. We've highlighted a few ideas to keep family members active and entertained during the conference.
How Destination Hotels are Redefining Event Space
While available space and overall location might be the key factors in determining a group’s meeting destination, many planners are looking for a host that can cater to a more flexible style. Convention and visitors bureaus have a pulse on which venues are versatile, flexible and most importantly creative about event design.
Dear Event Planners, You and Your Attendees Deserve These Destination Spa Treatments
Attendees can indulge their senses at The Inn & Spa at Loretto
Conferences don't have to be tiring and grueling for attendees. By adding downtime between sessions and in the evenings, you're designing a more productive conference. In fact, the Spa Director at Paradise Point Resort & Spa says studies have shown meeting breaks involving calm and reflective activities, such as a spa treatment or yoga session, greatly enhance information retention and increase productivity amongst attendees. However, the average conference length is shrinking and agendas are being compacted, so many professionals simply don’t have time for a full-length experience. Abbreviated wellness offerings like a 25-minute spa treatment allows participants to simultaneously fit more into and get more out of these increasingly shorter meetings. Here are four fun Destination hotels that cater to hosting you and your attendees in their beautiful spa...
Earn Perks When You Book Your Next Meeting at Hotel Derek
As the end of the year approaches, it becomes crunch time around the office. Last minute business meetings are stressful enough, why not let the expert meeting planners at Hotel Derek handle all the details so you can focus on the important stuff...like where to spend the $500 American Express gift card you'll receive if you book and stay by December 31st. Give your meeting attendees the royal treatment in our newly designed meeting spaces and totally customizable menus -all in the heart of Uptown Houston.
La Cantera Resort's Multi-Million Dollar Transformation
Remarkable things are happening at La Cantera Resort over the next few months and we are so excited to share the details with you. Although our two championship golf courses will remain open, the resort will be unavailable for a few months as we undergo a multi million dollar renovation. We'll reopen our doors in April 2015 and over the next few months we will keep you updated on the renovation progress via lacanteraresort.com and across our social media channels.