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March 15, 2016
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- Spotlight On: Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) Celebrating 30th Anniversary
- Feature Focus: Must Know Tips & Tricks to the AV World
- Stellar Buzz: News Briefs From Our Members
- Solar e-Clip: Newest Members
- Winner's Circle: Enter the New Contest

  Spotlight On
Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) Celebrating 30th Anniversary


Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) is celebrating a significant milestone: 30 years of Global Sales Organization (GSO) service in North America. 

ConventionPlanit spoke with ALHI CEO David Gabri to learn more about this impressive milestone, and how ALHI has expanded to serve the M&I marketplace over the 30 years. 

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  Feature Focus
Must Know Tips & Tricks to the AV World

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Many know that the audio-visual or “AV” portion of an event is key to a successful event. However, when it comes to the world of AV, many cringe at the thought of AV. The AV world has become a chilling, unwelcome world – one many do not like to venture into as it is considered far too complicated and complex. But AV is so important and so needed.

Why can’t it be simpler?

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  Stellar Buzz
News Briefs From Our Members

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 newspaperEaglewood Resort & Spa, located in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago, has recently completed a $7.5 million renovation of its AAA Four Diamond Resort. Continue Eaglewood article...

ASAE is introducing a hybrid membership model which will provide associations and Association Management Companies (AMC) the option of joining or renewing through an organizational purchasing model. Continue ASAE article...

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  Solar e-Clip
Newest Members

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Consider these newest members of for your next meeting:

Meet in Ireland - Dublin, Ireland
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort - Farmington, PA
Eaglewood Resoert & Spa - Itasca, IL
Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa - Santa Ana Pueblo, NM
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino - Aruba
Sheraton Baltimore Washington Airport Hotel - Linthicum, MD
Meydenbauer Convention Center - Bellevue, WA
Hyatt Regency Vancouver - Vancouver, BC

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  Winner's Circle
Enter the New Contest

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Enter the Refer a Meeting Professional Contest for a chance to win a two night stay, dinner and comedy tickets at the Silver Legacy Resort Casino Reno!

Enter to Win a Trip to the Silver Legacy...
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Best of Both Worlds
Direct Connection & Real-time Support

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WMG is an award winning sales and marketing representation office, supported by a highly experienced full-time team of individuals who value your business and understand your needs. Take advantage of our toll free access and proprietary online destination-training tool by booking a convenient web-based Virtual Sales Call for any of our destinations.

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JQH Secures Marriott International’s Sustainability Award
John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) continues to be a hospitality industry leader, including in sustainability. The company was recently awarded with Marriott International’s 2015 Spirit to Preserve Award for the second time in three years in recognition of JQH’s efforts to be a conservation leader.

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Learn more about the Sustainability Award.



The Manhattan Center, home to the Hammerstein Ballroom and Grand Ballroom is the venue of choice for any event from meetings, product launches and social events to concerts, galas and fundraisers. Conveniently located on 34th street between 8th and 9th avenue, there’s nothing we can’t do.

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 Learn more about Manhattan Center Events.


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