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 Gatlinburg Tennessee
Nestled at the gateway of Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a destination unlike any other.  Ask anyone who meets here.  The mountains, the facilities, and family activity options make Gatlinburg the perfect spot to convene.  Let your next meeting Reach Higher Ground.            

        Gatlinburg Convention Center         

Start planning at or call 800-343-1475.     

Associated Luxury Hotels International

ALHI Level 5 Collection
Associated Luxury Hotels International has launched the "ALHI Level 5 Collection" within its distinctive portfolio. This collection consists of ALHI's 15 member hotels and resorts that have reached the pinnacle of distinction. 


Fairmont Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten

The Fairmont Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten offers the perfect blending of tradition and today. All 156 rooms and suites were renovated in 2008.

Each of the five Function Rooms presents a magnificent backdrop, reflecting our warm and engaging concept of hospitality.  From 195 Euro inclusive breakfast, taxes and VAT.

Fairmont Hamburg

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Fairmont Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten

Save the Date

Mexico Showcase & Travel Expo
April 29 - May 3, 2010
Cancun, Mexico

Learn more about the
Mexico Showcase.

ASAE & The Center's Springtime Expo
May 27, 2010
Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Register for the Springtime Expo.

IMEX 2010
May 25-27, 2010
Frankfurt Germany

Learn about attending IMEX through the Hosted Buyer Program by emailing

   Spotlight On: Building a High Level Team at The Blake Hotel in Charlotte

The Blake Hotel, a boutique property that brings a little "New York" to Uptown Charlotte, North Carolina, is undergoing a "grand transformation," according to new Director of Sales Jerry Lotich, who just joined the property to help remake it.

The hotel is now managed by Amsterdam Hospitality, a group of several boutique hotels.

"We are redesigning and refurbishing most of the meeting space, including three ballrooms," he says. Continue Blake Hotel transformation article...  

   Feature Focus: Maximize Audio Visual Rentals & Limit Cost

Technology has become an event staple – making your audio visual more important than ever.  Here are a few tips to maximize the rentals at the lowest cost:  

1.    Negotiating Cost: remember to shop around.  Outside contractors can offer better rates than the in-house AV company, so be sure to obtain several quotes.  Continue AV article...

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

Sol Melia Hotels & Resorts in Punta Cana and the Dominican Republic have set up ongoing aid efforts to earthquake disaster zones in Haiti.  Continue Sol Melia donate to Haiti article...

The Ontario, California Convention & Visitors Bureau has introduced an event marketing program to assist meeting planners market events more effectively, while also maximizing their budgets. Continue Ontario article... 

   Solar e-Clip: Custom Meeting Packages at an Award Winning Resort
Radisson Fort McDowell

Radisson Fort McDowell Resort

Plan your meeting at an award winning resort with over 25,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space. Extensive hosting and catering experience with custom meeting packages.  Learn more about meetings at the Radisson Fort McDowell Resort.    


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