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GNP Branded Gear

Visit GNP at Booth# 1648
ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition
August 21-24, 2010 - L.A. Convention Center

Here are some great reasons for stopping by:
1. New Products
2. Green Gear's Eco-Friendly Solutions
3. GNP Exclusive Products
4. Free Samples (Featured Products)

GNP New Products

Learn more about GNP Branded Gear.

Newest Members

Welcome, Newest Members!
Consider these newest members of for your next meeting:

St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission - St. Louis, MO
Atlantic City Hilton - Atlantic City, NJ
Grand Hotel Marriott Resort - Point Clear, AL
Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino - Palm Beach, AR

View more recent additions to

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ASAE Annual 2010

ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition
August 21-24, 2010
Los Angeles Convention Center

Visit in Booth #941!

Register for ASAE's Annual Meeting.

Affordable Meetings National

HSMAI's Affordable Meetings National
September 8-9, 2010
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Attendance is free for qualified meeting planners.

Visit in Booth #3071!

Register for Affordable Meetings National.

Small Market Meetings Conference

Small Market Meetings Conference
October 4-6, 2010
Shreveport, Louisiana Convention Center

Complimentary flights and accommodations are being offered for qualified planners.

Register for the
Small Market Meetings Conference.

   Spotlight On: Jeffrey Wood: An Author and a Meeting Planner
Jeff Wood
Jeffrey Wood, Director of Meetings for the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, has an invisible friend.
But it’s not what you think – he’s not some kid who needs friends so badly he has to invent them.
This friend (named Lyft Faetels) is the central character in a book, Lyft Faetels: Inner Peace, that Wood authored in 2009. It is the second book in the Lyft Faetels Trilogy, and when asked why he published the second volume first, Wood replied, “The subject matter is of immediate relevancy to what is currently going on in the world today."  Continue author article... 
   Feature Focus: Top Ten Tips to Increase RFP Response Time
RFP Response

Frustrated by slow response time to your meeting RFPs? Wish you didn’t have to keep calling to find out whether a property is going to respond?

It’s not that hotels don’t want your business – they do! They want to make sure they respond quickly to potential buyers, but they are often inundated with incomplete RFPs that need to be qualified, or RFPs get buried in their systems.
Meeting professionals can help themselves by following these 10 tips to increase RFP response time...
   Stellar Buzz: News Briefs from Our Members - Be in the Know

Industry ByzzAssociated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) adds Allied International as its newest member.  Continue ALHI article...

Visit Fairfax, in collaboration with the Virginia Tourism Corporation (VTC), is excited to announce the launch of its first mobile application for iPhone. Continue iPhone article...

   Solar e-Clip: Leverage 30 Years of International Connections
World Marketing Group

NEW! City Service - Argentina and Senator Travel - Czech Republic. Submit an RFP for these popular destinations and leverage our 30 years of international direct connections. Learn more about World Marketing Group

   Winner’s Circle: New Contest Announced!

Enter the Refer a Meeting Professional Contest for a chance to win a complimentary three night stay at the Kimpton Hotel of your choice, plus round-trip airfare for two from Continental Airlines


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