March 01, 2002
Meetings & Conventions: Newsline

March 2002

Edited by Carla Benini


Breaking News
Expansion at Miami airport scaled back... Site selection for new Arizona football stadium postponed... America West offers incentives to travel agents... Denver aquarium to close... New airline Swiss takes off next week... New rooms open at Myrtle Beach resort... Sales going well for Pittsburgh's new convention center... and much more

Radison to Focus on Meetings Business
Hotel chain finds having fewer franchises is key to a better brand

Philly Courts Attendees
New CVB Campaign Aims to Promote Conventions

MPI Surveys the Sexes
Report shows female planners do more with less

Job Fair Adds Value to Show
Co-location proves to be fruitful for sponsors and attendees

Mosque Files Suite Against Marriott
Dispute over availability of ballroom for Ramadan services

Chart: Five-Year Comparison of Hotel Room Starts

On Location:Universal Orlando

City Beat
Funding plan unveiled

San Antonio

New resort and spa


Status reports on hotel developments...1,406-room Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center opens in Kissimmee, Fla.

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