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March 17, 2015
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- Spotlight On: A Comprehensive One-Day Show
- Feature Focus: New Advisory Council Member
- Stellar Buzz: News Briefs From Our Members
- Solar e-Clip: Exclusively Corporate at IMEX Frankfurt
- Winner's Circle: Visit Las Vegas

  Spotlight On
A Comprehensive One-Day Show

Springtime Expo

At ASAE’s 2015 Springtime Expo, taking place April 9 in Washington DC, you’ll connect with industry peers to experience the most comprehensive one-day show for meeting planners and event producers just like you.

Join your colleagues for all-day networking, cutting edge education—featuring an exciting General Session lead by internationally recognized executive consultant/trainer and author John Spence—and the Springtime Expo Hall offering access to more than 400 meetings, events, and destination suppliers. 

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  Feature Focus
Meet Sara Vanderbilt, New Advisory Council Member

feature focus
 sara vanderbiltSara Vanderbilt is the Executive Director of SPiN, the Senior Meetings Industry Network. SPiN is an organization of 2,500 meeting professionals with more than 10 years of experience.

Its goal is to provide a community of peers that shares essential tools, best practices, and education. In her role Executive Director, she manages all aspects of SPiN to ensure its success. 

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  Stellar Buzz
News Briefs From Our Members

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 newspaperThe Loews Chicago Hotel officially opened on March 2. The property features 400 guestrooms including 25 suites, a signature lobby bar, a celebrity chef-driven Argentine restaurant, and more than 29,000 square feet of meeting space. Learn more about the Loews Chicago Hotel... 

The 806 attendees at this year’s ASAE’s Great Ideas Conference, March 8-10, represent the highest attendance in its 12 year history and 15 percent increase from last year’s record-breaking numbers. Continue ASAE article...

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Exclusively Corporate at IMEX Frankfurt

imex frankfurtCorporate executives from across the world can expand their knowledge of organizing business meetings and events, as well as meet industry experts and learn from and with their peers in an exclusive and private setting at Exclusively Corporate@IMEX. 

Taking place on Monday 18 May before IMEX in Frankfurt begins (19 – 21 May), Exclusively Corporate is the dedicated education and networking event specifically for corporate meeting and event planners.

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  Winner's Circle
Visit Las Vegas

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Enter the Refer a Meeting Professional Contest for a chance to win a four day/three night stay for two plus flight accommodations to the all new Tropicana Las Vegas!

Enter to Win a Trip to the Tropicana...
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Winter Meeting Space Offer at AMA Executive Conference Centers

20% off meeting package rates at AMA Conference Centers in Atlanta, Chicago, New York, and Washington, DC Area.
Plus no service charges. 

AMA Conference Centers makes it simple and affordable with no food and beverage minimum, free projector and PC use, and continuous beverage service.
There are no setup charges, no hidden fees, and no freight in/out charges. 

Learn more about AMA Executive Conference Centers.



ALHI’s Bahamas, Bermuda & Caribbean Collection offers the largest selection of Four- and Five-Diamond quality meeting and incentive resorts in the region, with 26 exceptional properties in 12 countries and territories. Contact your nearest ALHI Global Sales Office, or call toll-free 866-303-ALHI (2544), and visit   

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Learn more about ALHI.


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The Fess Parker -  A Doubletree by Hilton Resort invites you to meet with style on the California Coast.  

A Four Diamond resort featuring 360 freshly renovated rooms, 100 Mbps of dedicated bandwidth, complimentary airport shuttle, and HHonors Event Planner Points. 

Special bonuses for April and November bookings effective now!   

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Learn more about The Fess Parker.



Consider these new members of for your next meeting:

Princess Royale - Ocean City, Maryland
Puerto Vallarta Convention & Visitors Bureau - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Visit Newport Beach Inc. - Newport Beach, California
Silver Legacy Resort Casino - Reno, Nevada
Sandals Grande Riviera Beach & Villa Golf Resort - Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Ranchos Bernardo Inn - San Diego, California
Montage Deer Valley - Park City, Utah
Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel - Chicago, Illinois

View more recent members.



ASAE's Springtime Expo 2015
April 9, 2015
Washington, DC

Register for The Springtime Expo.



IMEX Frankfurt 2015
May 19-21, 2015
Frankfurt, Germany

Attend the show with the Hosted Buyer Group.
Receive complimentary flights & accommodations!

Contact to learn more.



IBTM America 2015
June 9-11, 2015
Chicago, IL

Attend IBTM America.


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