Meetings Canada



Hosts Global Holds First Forum in Europe

July 4, 2018 by Lori Smith

Hosts Global (Hosts) crossed “The Pond” and welcomed more than 200 clients and hospitality industry professionals to Belfast, Northern Ireland for its sixth annual Hosts Global Forum, which was held June 21-24, 2018. “The Hosts Global Forum is our annual


MPI Expands CSR Efforts at World Education Congress

May 2, 2018 by Lori Smith

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is expanding its corporate social responsibility (CSR) efforts for its World Education Congress (WEC 2018), being held June 2-5, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Thee association’s efforts will support local charities and help create a model and methodology


IncentiveWorks 2017 Delivers Connections and Education

August 31, 2017 by

Nearly 1,400 supplier representatives played host to more than 2,300 meeting and incentive travel planners at IncentiveWorks 2017,  which was held August 22-23, 2017 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. IncentiveWorks is the Canadian business events industry’s largest and leading


Your business vision, Sun Peaks’ views

June 15, 2017 by Sponsored Content

Sun Peaks is a resort community located 45 minutes from Kamloops, in BC’s interior. Known for it’s stress-free mountain experience, the charming, pedestrian village includes 9 hotels and lodges, and over 40 locally-owned shops and restaurants. Sun Peaks is Canada’s second largest ski area with


Kindred Resorts & Hotels Adds to Portfolio

June 14, 2017 by Lori Smith

Kindred Resorts & Hotels, a collection of 63 independent hotels and resorts focused exclusively on the group and meetings market in North America, has added seven new properties to its portfolio. They are: Big Cedar Lodge – Ridgedale, Missouri: Comprised of more than


Casa de Campo Tops with Golfers

April 18, 2017 by Lori Smith

Golf courses at Casa de Campo, one of the Dominican Republic’s leading five-star resorts, continue to rack up accolades. To date this year, the resort has made Golf Digest‘s Editor’s Choice 2017 list of the Best Golf Resorts in the


Meeting in the Bronx

April 17, 2017 by Lori Smith

NYC & Company, New York City’s destination marketing organization, reports that the Bronx, the city’s northernmost borough, is an accessible destination for one-of-a-kind meetings and events. “The Bronx provides endless opportunities for planners looking to create standout meetings and events,”


Williamsburg Hotel Opens in Brooklyn

January 23, 2017 by douloff

NEW YORK— The eight-storey, 150-room Williamsburg Hotel has opened in the Williamsburg area of Brooklyn, N.Y., it was announced Jan. 19. Located at Wythe Ave and North 10th St., the property will open in phases, beginning with guestrooms and lobby


Banff a Top Destination: National Geographic

December 12, 2016 by douloff

BANFF, Alta. — Banff has been named to National Geographic Traveler magazine’s Best of the World list, which highlights 21 must-see places to visit in 2017, it was announced last month. The 21 destinations were chosen by Traveler editors and


Shaw Centre's Urban Beekeeping Celebrated

November 29, 2016 by douloff

EDMONTON — Japanese television highlighted Shaw Conference Centre’s urban beekeeping program, one of six Canadian destinations featured on the show Bee World, airing on the Tokyo TV network, it was announced last month. In its first year under the City


Site Canada wins Chapter of the Year Award

November 26, 2016 by douloff

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA — Site Canada won Chapter of the Year award, announced along with Chapter Excellence and Member Awards at the SITE Global Conference in early November. SITE Canada created and put into practice strategic initiatives to grow, strengthen,


SITE Announces 2017 Int'l Board, Foundation Trustees

November 25, 2016 by douloff

PANAMA CITY, PANAMA — During its Global Conference in early November, the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) announced the SITE International board of directors and SITE Foundation board of trustees, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Rajeev Kohli, CIS, joint managing