The region welcomed 14.3 million visitors who spent $11.4 billion.
Two unions at the convention center have demanded an investigation into that reversal.
For the second quarter, group ADR is 4 percent higher than Q2 last year.
The funds would be used to improve the state’s transportation network.
The $180 million project will add 200,000 square feet of function space.
The collaboration between BusyEvent Mobile and Pat Schaumann will go live in May.
Property is cited in the venues and accommodations categories.
The luxury property includes a 10,000-square-foot pillarless ballroom.
Historic property adds a 32-seat theater and Wi-Fi; spa to debut this summer.
Featured speakers were generational expert Hannah Ubl and industry attorney Jonathan T. Howe.
Among key facts: 46 percent of U.S. businesses use incentive travel.
More than 200 attendees gathered for the conference center event.
The former PCMA manager rejoins the organization.