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                                              March 13, 2012                                     Newsletter Archives       

Introducing The ALHI Level 5 Collection

ALHI's Level 5 is the Finest Collection of Five-Diamond/Star Quality Meeting Hotels & Resorts in the World. These remarkable hotels have earned the industry’s highest and most celebrated honors.

When your meeting demands a one-of-a-kind experience that will impress the most scrupulous attendee, allow
ALHI to assist you.  

The Breakers

Learn more about ALHI's Level 5 Collection.


Welcome, Newest Members!

Consider these newest members of for your next meeting:

Hyatt Place Grapevine - Grapevine, TX
Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine - Grapevine, TX
Residence Inn DFW Airport - Grapevine, TX
Hyatt Regency DFW - Grapevine, TX
Hilton Garden Inn DFW - Grapevine, TX
Grand Hyatt DFW - Grapevine, TX
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center - Grapevine, TX
Palomar Phoenix, a Kimpton Hotel - Phoenix, AZ
Embassy Suites Outdoor World - Grapevine, TX

View more recent additions to

   Save the Date 
MEET Mid America

HSMAI's MEET Mid-America is a dynamic new conference and event offering a fresh, invigorating vision for meeting and event professionals of every level.

Taking place April 3-4, 2012 at the Navy Pier in Chicago, Illinois - join over 1,200 of your friends and colleagues in the planning industry.

Registration is open and complimentary to qualified meeting professionals.

Springtime 2012

ASAE's Springtime Expo 2012
May 3, 2012
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC

Register for the Springtime Expo.

IMEX 2012

IMEX Frankfurt
May 22-24, 2012
Frankfurt, Germany

To attend the show with the Hosted Buyer Group (which includes complimentary flights and accommodations), or for more information, please contact 

AIBTM 2012
The Americas Meetings & Events Exhibitions
June 19-21, 2012
Baltimore, MD

Learn more about AIBTM.

  Spotlight On: The Gulf Coast: Back in Business and Better than Ever

Gulf CoastThe Gulf Coast has made a full recovery from the British Petroleum oil spill of 2010 and is open for business. The Convention and Visitor Bureaus of the Gulf are ready to showcase what they have to offer for every meeting’s needs.

Continue Gulf Coast article...
  Feature Focus: Organizing RFP Responses

ne of the most tedious jobs for a meeting planner is organizing RFP responses from hotels.

Hotels often send information to meeting planners in their own formats, can forget to include pertinent information for the planners, and on occasion, send a proposal with the wrong organization’s name on the top…and the list goes on!  Continue RFP Organization Article...

   Stellar Buzz: News Briefs from Our Members - Be in the Know

The Sioux Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is excited to announce the launch of a new mobile website.  Continue Sioux Falls article... 

San Diego is in full flight to develop the region as a leading international travel destination with the launch of Japan Airlines’ (JAL) new direct flight starting December 2012 between Tokyo and San Diego.  Continue San Diego article... 
   Solar e-Clip: The Best One-Day Show for the Meetings Industry

Springtime 2012

Experience the best one-day show for the meetings industry at Springtime!

New for 2012:

• Peter Sheahan, the top-rated closing session speaker at the 2011 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, will be the keynote speaker at Springtime! 

• Springtime Unplugged will feature a new night (Thursday) and a new location (right in the convention center). You don’t want to miss this great networking event.

Don’t forget that you can also visit hundreds of destinations, venues, technology solutions, and industry partners in one afternoon, attend sessions on important meeting planning trends, and of course, network with your peers.  Register for the Springtime Expo.

  Winner’s Circle:  New Contest! Stay at the Kimpton Hotel of Your Choice
Refer a Meeting Professional

Enter the new Refer a Meeting Professional Contest for a chance to win a three night stay at the Kimpton Hotel of your choice, plus roundtrip airfare for two!


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