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July 21, 2015
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- Spotlight On: JQH Hotels Recognized for Excellence
- Feature Focus: Join 5,000 Colleagues
- Stellar Buzz: News Briefs From Our Members
- Solar e-Clip: What's New & What's Happening
- Webinar Spotlight: RFP Organization
- Winner's Circle: Visit Las Vegas

  Spotlight On
JQH Hotels Recognized for Excellence

jqh Backed by a 50-plus year legacy of excellence, John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) represents diverse brands such as Marriott, Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Sheraton, IHG, Chateau on the Lake Resorts / Spa & Convention Center, and Plaza Hotels Collection.

Twenty-three JQH hotels recently earned the TripAdvisor® special Hall of Fame status for being awarded a Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor for five consecutive years. In addition, 43 JQH properties achieved the 2015 Certificate of Excellence recognition.

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Join 5,000 Colleagues

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At the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, there are thousands of association professionals that come for their very own reasons. Many love the education, others like to catch up with old friends, and some have a serious fear of missing out.

Whatever your reason, one thing is for certain—the ASAE Annual Meeting is the can’t-miss event of the year!

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  Stellar Buzz
News Briefs From Our Members

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 newspaperIf you are attending the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition in Detroit in August, you should be sure to visit Associated Luxury Hotels International’s “Luxury Lane” area, where you will have the chance to register for the chance to win a dazzling one-carat diamond necklace. Continue diamond article...

Congratulations to Heike Mahmoud, CMP, of Visit Berlin, for being named as one of the Top 25 Women in the Meetings Industry List by Meetings & Conventions MagazineContinue Berlin article...

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  Solar e-Clip
What's New & What's Happening


IMEX America 2015, 13 – 15th October
Sands Expo® and The Venetian®| The Palazzo®  
Las Vegas

Strong demand from across the industry means that IMEX America is set to grow again in 2015, with almost 50 established exhibitors having already increased the size of their booths and 38 new booths so far confirmed.

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  Webinar Spotlight
RFP Organization

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What: RFP Organization Webinar

When: Thursday July 23 | 11:30-12:00 pm est OR 3:30-4:00 pm est 

RSVP: (indicate desired participation time)

-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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  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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Mexico City, or CDMX, has the reputation of having some of the best venues for international congresses and conventions. This high stature destination boasts more than 46,000 rooms, 676 hotels of different categories and 10 main convention centers that hold meetings from 10 up to 22,000 participants.

In the 2014 report from the International Congress & Conventions Association (ICCA), Mexico City improved by 14 points in the worldwide category and 7 positions among cities in the Americas. This latest position places Mexico above Bogota, Montreal and Frankfurt among others.

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Learn more about Mexico City.



The ALHI Private Sale Provides Enticing Savings For 2015 Programs

If you have programs for 2015 for which you do not yet have a venue, check out ALHI’s appealing 2015 ALHI Private Sale. Available at more than 60 participating ALHI Four- and Five-Diamond quality member hotels and resorts, the promotion helps meeting professionals save on their 2015 programs. 

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Learn more about ALHI's Private Sale.



AMA Executive Conference Centers
Convenient locations in Atlanta, New York, San Francisco, and Washington, DC Area. Plus no service charges.

AMA Executive Conference Centers make 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 the AMA Executive Conference Centers.



ASAE Annual Meeting 2015
August 8-11, 2015
Detroit, Michigan

Visit in Booth #934!

Register for ASAE's Annual Meeting.


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HSMAI's MEET National 2015
September 9-10, 2015
Washington, DC

Register for HSMAI's MEET National.



IMEX America
October 13-15, 2015
Las Vegas, NV

Register for IMEX America.


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