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Delta Program Helping to Reforest Canada

October 30, 2017 by Lori Smith

In just 32 months, more than 100,000 trees have been planted in conserved lands across Alberta as a result of Delta Hotels by Marriott’s GreenSTAY program. The GreenSTAY program was launched in 2015 by Delta in partnership with social responsibility


New Industry Award Honours Innovation in Sustainability

June 13, 2017 by Lori Smith

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is the inaugural winner of the Innovation in Sustainability Award, a new industry honour launched this year by the Events Industry Council (EIC) in partnership with IMEX. The award recognizes event professionals who are driving sustainability


Anaheim Marriott Powers Guestrooms with Solar Panels

January 31, 2017 by douloff

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Anaheim Marriott has installed a commercial rooftop solar system that now fuels the daily power needs of nearly one-third of the property’s 1,030 guestrooms, it was announced Jan. 27. Positioned above the Platinum, Grand and Marquis Ballrooms,


Convening Leaders' CSR Activity Benefits Sammy's House

January 16, 2017 by Lori Smith

Hospitality Helping Hands, one of two charitable events held during Convening Leaders 2017, raised money for and revitalized Sammy’s House, a not-for-profits agency in Austin that provides services for children who are medically fragile and/or developmentally delayed. The event, which has held


Eventology Holds Global CSR Team-Building Event

December 31, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — The Catalyst Global network marked the world’s first 24-hour continuous corporate team-building treasure hunt on Dec. 12, it was announced on Dec. 20. Eventology and its Catalyst Global partners collaborated to give back to the community through their


Eventology Holding 24-hour CSR Treasure Hunt

December 2, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — Eventology and its Catalyst Global partners are marking the holiday season through a 24-hour continuous corporate team-building treasure hunt, Go Give, it was announced last month. On Dec. 12, Catalyst Global partners, a team-building provider, will follow the


Canadian Innovation Conference 2016

November 20, 2016 by Lori Smith

WHO: PCMA Canada East Chapter WHAT: Canadian Innovation Conference 2016 WHERE: St. John’s Convention Centre, St. John’s, Newfoundland WHEN: November 20-22, 2016 SNAPPED! November 22, 2016@CIC Shockin’ good time!! Rally in the Alley on George Street starring CIC attendees and


WestJet Tops for Corporate Social Responsibility

November 17, 2016 by douloff

CALGARY — WestJet is the most reputable Canadian company for corporate social responsibility (CSR), according to a new study by the Reputation Institute, a research and advisory firm for reputation, it was announced last month. The results are based on


Fairmont Adds Bee Hotels to 10 U.S. Properties

July 4, 2016 by douloff

NEW YORK — Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has installed bee hotels at 10 of its U.S. properties to serve as a habitat for wild mason bees’ nesting and reproduction, it was announced last month. Fairmont developed these hotels in conjunction


Caesars Entertainment Expands Responsible Meeting Initiatives

May 25, 2016 by Lori Smith

Caesars Entertainment Corporation’s Responsible Meetings (RM) Group is releasing a new “Meetings for Good” menu of community service opportunities, which will be available at select properties. The Meetings for Good menu promotes stronger community engagement among Caesars-operated resorts, meeting customers


Freeman AV Makes Waste Diversion List

May 18, 2016 by Lori Smith

Freeman Audio Visual Canada has made the REfficient Waste Diversion Champions list for the third year in a row. REfficient is an online marketplace that allows companies to buy quality telecom, AV and IT equipment at significant discounts from sustainable


Meetings Industry Euchre Tournament (MIET) 2016

May 4, 2016 by Lori Smith

WHAT: Meetings Industry Euchre Tournament (MIET) 2016 WHERE: Allstream Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON WHEN: Thursday, April 28, 2016 WHY: Now in its 5th year, the event includes beginner euchre lessons; a casual buffet dinner; raffles; draws; and more. All proceeds from the evening