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Interview Lisa Vogt cruises site selection

by Allen J. Sheinman | June 01, 2016
The associate vice president, global meetings, incentive and charter sales, for Celebrity Cruises, outlines the unique advantages of holding a meeting aboard a cruise ship.


Will You Meet in Mississippi or North Carolina?

Most planners polled by M&C Research say they would avoid destinations that have passed controversial laws that some could find discriminatory.

To Boycott or Not?

Planners sound off on whether controversial laws should influence site selection.

30 Seconds to Smart: How Planners Feel Mergers Will Affect Hotel Brands (Video)

We asked planners how they feel about industry consolidation.

30 Seconds to Smart: How Planners Feel About New or Lesser-Known Hotel Brands (Video)

We asked planners if they would consider a new or lesser-known hotel brand for a meeting.

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