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May 14, 2015
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- Spotlight On: Meet at a Hollywood Landmark
- Feature Focus: How Meeting Planners Use Social Media
- Spotlight On: Meet at a Hollywood Landmark
- Stellar Buzz: News Briefs From Our Members
- Solar e-Clip: ibtm America Merges Industry Education & Wellness
- Winner's Circle: Visit Las Vegas

  Spotlight On
Meet at a Hollywood Landmark

hollywood roosevelt

The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, located at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard, first opened its doors in May of 1927. Since hosting the First Academy Awards in 1929, The Hollywood Roosevelt has become both a landmark attraction and a popular destination for locals and tourists from around the world.

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  Feature Focus
How Meeting Planners Use Social Media

social media

Part 2 of a special 2 part series

In the April 30 issue of the e-Alert, we featured an that described several successful strategies meeting professionals can use to engage attendees before, during, and after events.

In this issue, members of the Meeting Professionals Advisory Council give advice and real-life examples about the use of social media at their meetings.

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  Spotlight On
Meet at a Hollywood Landmark

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What: RFP Organization Webinar

When: Friday May 8 | 11:30-12:00 pm est OR 3:30-4:00 pm est 


-Learn how to streamline RFP sourcing with this free online tool by
-Receive personalized consulting 
-Customize and compare necessary criteria
-Send RFPs to pre-qualified suppliers
-View compiled responses within your deadline on a comparison chart

Register for ConventionPlanit's Webinar...
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  Stellar Buzz
News Briefs From Our Members: Renovation News

stellar buzz newspaperIf you have meetings or programs for 2015 for which you have not yet selected your hotel or resort venue, check out the “2015 ALHI Private Sale” promotion for 2015 programs that was just launched by Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI). Continue private sale article... 

Dive into savings this summer with special offers from the Miami Convention CenterContinue Miami savings article...

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  Solar e-Clip
ibtm america Merges Industry Education & Wellness

ibtm america

To deliver on this year’s show theme “Connections Mean Everything,” ibtm america 2015 has created a ConnectZone with thought-provoking, bite-sized education sessions and body / mind wellness activities to help attendees engage, unwind and “get enlightened” in Chicago June 9-11.

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  Winner's Circle
Visit Las Vegas

refer a meeting professional

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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 Chevy Chase 

Step into summer with the Embassy Suites at the Chevy Chase Pavilion


We are giving you a Fitbit!

Host a meeting or event between June 22 – September 21, 2015 valued at $6,000 or greater and receive a Fitbit after your program is finished! Use it for yourself or gift it. Either way, this summer we want you to truly immerse yourself in everything DC – one step at a time.

Contact the Sales Team at 202-349-2011 and allow us to assist you in your event planning.

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Learn more about the Embassy Suites at the Chevy Chase Pavillion.


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The Radisson Blu Mall of America is offering these offers exclusively to ConventionPlanit Users:

-One (1) complimentary room for every 45 paid rooms booked at our hotel
-One (1) complimentary upgrade to a One-bedroom Suite at the standard group rate for one group VIP or meeting planner
-Double Club Carlson Meeting Planner Points on all event charges to the group’s master account

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Learn more about these special offers.



Newest Members

Consider these newest members of for your next meeting:

Crowne Plaza Dallas Downtown - Dallas, TX
Radisson Blu Mall of America - Bloomington, MN
Embassy Suites St. Paul - St. Paul, MN
Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa - Groton, CT

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Anchorage, Alaska is the perfect backdrop for a successful meeting or convention. Discover inspiring views, amazing wildlife and modern meeting facilities in a natural setting alongside.

Start the journey to bring your meeting to Alaska and see for yourself. Submit your RFP or learn more about our FAM programs.


Learn more about Anchorage.



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



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

Attend IBTM America.


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