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Jamaica: Home of All Right

June 27, 2018 by Meetings Canada

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AlliedPRA Acquires Rocky Mountain DMC

March 28, 2017 by Lori Smith

AlliedPRA, Inc. has acquired Destination Services Corporation (DSC), a major destination management firm covering the Rocky Mountain region of North America. The strategic move expands AlliedPRA’s reach into this growing marketplace. At over $100 million in system revenue and 29 locations AlliedPRA

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Las Vegas Remains Leading U.S. Trade Show Destination

March 28, 2017 by Lori Smith

For the 23rd consecutive year, Las Vegas is the number one destination for trade shows according to the Trade Show News Network (TSNN) list of the top 250 trade shows in the United States. In 2016, Las Vegas hosted 57 of

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Sheraton Hiroshima Joins Grand Tier

July 28, 2016 by douloff

HIROSHIMA, JAPAN — Sheraton Hotels & Resorts announced this month the designation of Sheraton Hiroshima Hotel as a Sheraton Grand Hotel. This designation welcomes the property to the brand’s new premier tier of hotels marked by their noteworthy destinations, distinguished

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Tremblant Unveils Convention Centre Identity

July 7, 2016 by douloff

MONT-TREMBLANT, PQ – With explorer Bernard Voyer in attendance, Tremblant Resort Association officials last month unveiled the new identity of its convention centre: Quartier Tremblant – Base Camp. Blending sports, wellness, music, relaxation, food and nightlife, Quartier Tremblant provides group

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PEI Reception in Toronto

April 28, 2016 by Lori Smith

WHO: Meetings & Conventions Prince Edward Island (PEI) WHAT: Meetings & Conventions PEI and partners brought island hospitality to Toronto planners. Entertainment was provided by J.J. Chaisson, The Fiddling Fisherman. Great eats featured Eureka Black Garlic Kensington, PEI; Island Clothbound Cheese; Lucky Fox

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JPdL Montreal Adds to Sales Team

July 27, 2015 by Lori Smith
Stephanie Cuillerier, JPdL Montreal

Stephanie Cuillerier has joined JPdL Montreal’s sales team as a destination management expert. Cuillerier’s experience ranges from creating and packaging events to “nitty gritty planning and coordinating.” It is complemented by her university degree and being an “artsy yogi with

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Cantrav Comes to Toronto

July 21, 2015 by Lori Smith
Debbie Cotton-Burinski, Cantrav Services

Destination management company Cantrav Services Inc. has opened an office in Toronto. The Vancouver-based company currently has a presence in Banff, Whistler and Alaska. “Toronto is a logical step for the organization,” says Cantrav’s new Ontario regional director, Debbie Cotton-Burinski. “This is

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Air Canada Adds to Seasonal Flights

July 23, 2014 by Lori Smith

Air Canada is introducing a new seasonal non-stop service operated by Air Canada rouge between Vancouver and Palm Springs, California this winter. The new route will begin operation on December 18, 2014 and will operate three times weekly (Thursday, Friday

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Out of Office: After Scottsdale

July 7, 2014 by Lori Smith
Lori Smith, Editor, Meetings + Incentive Travel Magazine

BY LORI SMITH After the Spring 2014 Scottsdale Sunsational FAM came to an end (see article in M+IT, June 2014), I stayed on for a couple of days with the complementary goals of enjoying more desert sunshine while checking out