Climate Change Meeting Back on in Atlanta

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This week’s Climate and Health Meeting at The Carter Center in Atlanta is a success story for environmental groups eager to get their message out amid a new political climate in Washington, D.C. The post Climate Change Meeting Back on in Atlanta appeared first on Connect Association.

How One Atlanta Venue Is Doing an On-Site Garden Right

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Spring is here, and that means it's time to plan those summer gardens. Have you ever thought about building a

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10 New Atlanta Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

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Gather is one of the AJC’s Top Workplaces in Atlanta 2017!

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That’s why we’re so thrilled to announce that Gather has recently been awarded as one of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ‘s Top Workplaces 2017 ! The post Gather is one of the AJC’s Top Workplaces in Atlanta 2017!

Atlanta Venues Offer Historical and Cultural Experiences

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Historic sites in Atlanta are very popular with educational groups and hobby groups, as their attendees typically appreciate history and love guided tours ,” Vaughn says. The unique history of Atlanta and its deep cultural influence provide ample options for memorable special events.

Guide to Top 7 Street Art Cities in the U.S.

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Atlanta. A post shared by Atlanta Street Art Tours (@atlstreetarttours) on Jul 31, 2017 at 12:17pm PDT. Atlanta hosts the annual street art conference Living Walls, the City Speaks. Top tour: Atlanta Street Art Tours (begins at Edgewood Avenue).

How to Host a New Year’s Eve Event to Remember

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Uncategorized atlanta event management event venue new year's eve ponce city market slater hospitality special eventAs we say ‘sayonara’ to 2016, venues across the country are looking to end the year with a bang by hosting a slew of fun New Year’s Eve events.

10 New Venues in Atlanta for Winter Meetings and Events

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Here's a look at new Atlanta hotels, conference centers, restaurants, private rooms, and other spaces to open for events this

10 New Venues in Atlanta for Fall Meetings and Events

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10 New Venues in Atlanta for Spring Meetings and Events

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10 New Venues in Atlanta for Summer Entertaining and Events

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Here's a look at new Atlanta eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces to open for

22 Major Atlanta Meeting Venues

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Atlanta Airport Marriott Gateway. Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart. MARTA rail from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport takes 20 minutes; onsite 1,100-room hotel; walking distance to other downtown hotels; 500,000 sq. Atlanta Marriott Buckhead.

What’s New in Atlanta?

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city for meetings , conventions and trade shows for many years now, Atlanta has no intention of resting on its reputation for its excellent variety and quality of hospitality offerings for groups. Further Reading: Guide to Atlanta. The post What’s New in Atlanta?

4 New Ideas for Entertaining in Atlanta

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Are We One Step Closer to Every Air Traveler’s Dream: No-Sweat Security Check?

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Screened TSA Precheck members are using the technology at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport (ATL) and Denver International Airport (DEN).

Who Says a Heritage Hotel Brand Can’t Learn New Tricks?

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Hilton Atlanta An Atlanta landmark, Hilton Atlanta has poured multi-millions into a redo all 1,249 guest rooms and 129,000 sq. Hotels & Resorts albany albuquerque atlanta georgia hilton marriott nebraska new mexico new york omaha omaha marriott downtown wyndham

7 Things To Do for Halloween in Atlanta

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After a long summer, the Atlanta heat is finally letting up. When else are full grown adults encouraged to dress in their favorite silly and sexy costumes and wander Atlanta, drinks in hand? What other weekend has this many parties across all the neighborhoods of Atlanta?

6 Things To Do for Halloween in Atlanta

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After a long summer, the Atlanta heat is finally letting up. When else are full grown adults encouraged to dress in their favorite silly and sexy costumes and wander Atlanta, drinks in hand? What other weekend has this many parties across all the neighborhoods of Atlanta?

10 New Venues in Atlanta for Spring Meetings and Events

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Group-Friendly Attractions in Downtown Atlanta

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Also on site is the 1,059-room Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center. Further Reading: Guide to Atlanta. The post Group-Friendly Attractions in Downtown Atlanta appeared first on Smart Meetings. Georgia Aquarium.

Children shouldn’t sit still in class — and neither should adults

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Near Atlanta? Next Tuesday, August 16, in Atlanta, I’ll be leading a three-hour workshop for the Georgia Meeting Professionals International Chapter (GaMPI) on participation techniques you can use to transform your conference sessions.

10 New Atlanta Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

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Atlanta’s Tom Dolan on Citywides and Miniwides

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Twenty-five years of experience in the industry makes Tom Dolan, newly appointed director of citywide sales at Atlanta CVB, a seasoned pulse reader of the meetings climate. The post Atlanta’s Tom Dolan on Citywides and Miniwides appeared first on Connect Association.

A Guide to Serving F&B on the Exhibit Floor

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But just 27 miles away, at the Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart, alcohol can be served — as long as law enforcement is present, recalled Kristofer Herlitz, HMCC, managing director of AIM Group International. At the Duty Free Show of the Americas, which takes place in Florida each spring, attendees come face-to-face with almost every conceivable item that might be sold in an airport duty-free store — from necklaces and perfume to cigars, luggage, and, of course, booze.

CollaboCrate: Low Cost AV Rentals [AV Review]

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Reviews event AV review av audiovisual av review projectors ipads Atlanta AV rental AV meeting packages USA ipad rentalCollaboCrate is a low cost audio visual rental service. Here is our review. CollaboCrate: What Is It?

Historic Meeting Grounds

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Holston House The American Hotel Atlanta Downtown-a DoubleTree by Hilton Ahead of its time when it opened in 1962, all were welcome at downtown Atlanta’s first modern hotel—earning it a place in the Civil Rights Movement. The American Hotel Atlanta Downtown.

Spooky Venues for Groups

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Oakland Cemetery (Atlanta). Destinations atlanta attraction birmingham cemetery cuban club fall Florida ghosts halloween haunted historical holiday hotel hotel monteleone jackson square luury new hampshire new orleans novelty oakland omni mount washington scary sculpture seasonal skiing sloss furnaces tampa trick or treatHalloween is just around the corner , folks, and you know what that means: It’s time to do the Monster Mash, and. Things are about to get very spooky.

Participatory voting at events: Part 2—Low-tech versus high-tech solutions

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Near Atlanta? Next Tuesday, August 16, in Atlanta, I’ll be leading a three-hour workshop for the Georgia Meeting Professionals International Chapter (GaMPI) on participation techniques you can use to transform your conference sessions.

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Guaranteeing audience engagement at your events

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Save $100 on Adrian Segar’s first 1½ day participation techniques workshop!

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Gather’s Latest Awards & Accolades Roundup

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The Atlanta Business-Chronicle ’s 2017 Pacesetter Awards. The aim of the Pacesetter Awards is to recognize Atlanta’s fastest-growing private companies. The wins just keep on coming here at Gather!

5 Best Airport Hotels in North America

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Renaissance Concourse Atlanta Airport Hotel. Newly renovated Renaissance Concourse Atlanta is located on the property at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and offers free transportation to and from the airport.

Take a Tour of Gather’s Brand-New Office!

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To accommodate all that growth, it was a natural progression that we’d eventually outgrow our office space we held for a few years on the Westside of Atlanta. Since launching in 2013, Gather has expanded by leaps and bounds.

3 reasons why your RFPs go unanswered

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Several factors are at play, but suppliers who convened at our roundtables at PYM LIVE events in Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco and Austin cited three main reasons why salespeople either respond or relegate your RFP to the junk pile. The No.

5 New Hotel Amenities on the Rise

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Stay healthy: At The Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, guests can rent brand new New Balance workout gear, from the shoes and socks to the sports bra, so they can pack just a little bit lighter. Forget the mini bar.

2016 in Review: Recapping the Year at Gather

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Thus, we moved Gather HQ to a bigger, better space in Atlanta in the fall of 2016 (into the former office of entertainment mogul Tyler Perry, no less!). . This past year was a big one for the Gather team.

15 of 2016’s Hottest Meeting Destinations

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Atlanta : One of the hottest destinations in the Southeast, Atlanta attracts 43 million visitors per year. Los Angeles.

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Why Your Event Venue Should Host Thanksgiving Dinner

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Regis Atlanta to host a Thanksgiving brunch because it reinforces our address as a destination for those looking to relax during the holidays, including the locals,” says Rosa Romero, director of sales and marketing at The St. Regis Atlanta.

4 Ways To Engage With Your Attendees Post Event

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Featured photo courtesy of Eater Atlanta’s recap of the 2017 Atlanta Food & Wine Festival here. . You did it! Your event is over, and it was a great success. Every attendee is talking about how great the performers were and how tasty the food was.

4 Innovative Salads Stepping It Up

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At The Estate, a historic event venue in Atlanta, Legendary Events placed a cylinder salad upside down on every place setting. Salads don’t have to be boring. Lettuce surprise you with new ways to serve the green stuff. Put a Lid on It.