A Palais des congrès de Montréal marketing campaign earns international distinction

The meetings and conventions world recognized the work of the Palais des congrès de Montréal at the Meeting Industry Marketing Awards (MIMA) recently presented in London. The “Numbers 1-5-52” relationship marketing and communications campaign intended for the international, U.S. and … Continue reading

Québec City Convention Centre magazine takes home MIMA Award

The Québec City Convention Centre’s magazine Québec Centre struck gold in the Best Brochure category at the 2017 Meetings Industry Marketing Awards (MIMA). The award was proudly accepted by Québec City Convention Centre President and CEO Pierre-Michel Bouchard during the … Continue reading

IACC names United Kingdom and Canada chefs winners of the Global Copper Skillet Competition

Six chefs from IACC‘s Americas-, Australia-Asia-Pacific- and European-member venues competed for the Global Copper Skillet at the UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center on Tuesday, April 4.  The event served as the final stage in a three-part competition.  United … Continue reading

Egencia awards Top 100 Preferred Corporate Hotels for 2017

These global hotels put the customer first and make business feel more like pleasure. Egencia, the business travel company of Expedia, Inc., has announced the 2017 hotel recipients of the annual Top 100 Preferred Corporate Hotel award. The award recognizes … Continue reading

Freeman Audio Visual’s Heidi Welker receives PCMA CE President’s Award

Heidi Welker, VP Marketing, Freeman Audio Visual Canada, was the recipient of the inaugural President’s Award from the Professional Convention Management Association Canada East Chapter at this year’s Canadian Innovation Conference in St. John’s, Newfoundland. Heidi Welker was recognized for … Continue reading

Vancouver scoops two awards for conference marketing plan

Innovative, multiplatform marketing campaign recognized by Destination Canada and BCAMA Vancouver has received two recognitions for outstanding marketing for a campaign created for the Professional Convention Management Association’s 2016 Convening Leaders Conference, held in January at the Vancouver Convention Centre. … Continue reading

MPI and GBTA Foundation recognize CMM recipients from Las Vegas 2016 class, accepting applications for Reno/Tahoe program in December

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and the GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), recently presented the distinguished Certificate in Meeting Management (CMM) to 20 more meeting and travel professionals, bringing the total number … Continue reading

WestJet launches its status match to gold

Offer now available to all airline and travel rewards program members WestJet has announced it will offer members of any airline or travel rewards program the opportunity to obtain gold status in its WestJet Rewards program. This represents the third time … Continue reading