Orbitz Worldwide, the online travel
company, has partnered with The Win Group, a third-party meeting
planning firm, to help corporate planners with their meeting needs.
Orbitz for Business and Travelport for Business (both are found at
www.travelportcorporatesolutions.com) now will have
meeting planning tabs on their corporate travel sites that enable
clients to send meeting requirements to The Win GroupÕs staff, who
will then handle event arrangements as needed, including site
selection, contract negotiations, F&B coordination and
The Tarsus Group, an international
media group that owns sites such as the Trade Show News Network (www.tsnn.com), has
acquired the DMS Group LLC, which owns the CVBHotRates.com website. Tarsus
also has purchased the U.K.-based Internetworks Limited, which runs
www.exhibitions.co.uk. With the acquisitions, Tarsus
continues to broaden its online events offerings, which also
include www.tsnn.co.uk, www.venues.org.uk and Events:review.com (eventsreview.com).