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Thanks to a favorable exchange rate, our neighbor to the north is a sure bet for site selection.
Newsline
New research finds two-thirds believe meeting buyers are guilty of shady practices.
The long-awaited debut of the Baha Mar Resort on Cable Beach has occurred with the opening of the 1,800-room Grand Hyatt Baha Mar.
A new survey finds having a code of ethics, being a source of industry information and representing member interests are among the most-appreciated factors.
The largest share of the U.S. workforce accounts for just 20 percent of T&E expense.

The controversial "bathroom" bill died in the Texas House of Representatives.
Planners Portfolio
Here's how one association learned members wanted to influence government action -- and made it happen.
The CEO of IMEX Group shares why executives should sign up for the new Association Leadership Forum at IMEX America.

Five ways to keep the celebratory event exciting and relevant

 
Here are some keys to maintaining a fresh and updated look year after year.
Destination Guides
The 350-room Grand Summit Hotel in Canyons Village has completed a $15 renovation that included its 15,000s square feet of conference space.
A $125 million expansion at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport is underway and will include a 1,700-square-foot conference center.
The 206-room Ritz-Carlton, Cleveland, is in the midst of a major renovation that will touch upon all guest rooms, the lobby and more.
In Oregon, construction has begun on the 600-room Hyatt Regency Portland, which will have 32,000 square feet of meeting space.
The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, a transformation of the former Trump Taj Mahal Casino Hotel, will debut in May 2018.