Will You Meet in Mississippi or North Carolina?

Due to controversial laws, most planners will stay away

A majority of meeting professionals believe site-selection decisions should be influenced by laws (as recently passed in Mississippi and North Carolina) that some attendees might consider discriminatory. Of the 212 respondents to M&C's latest poll, about two thirds will avoid states that pass such laws. For thoughtful comments on both sides of this hot topic, go to mcmag.com/research.

Source: M&C Research survey of 212 meeting professionals