Miami/South Florida’s Top 100 Events 2017

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There are plenty of events in South Florida that make waves, but this year, the biggest impact didn’t come from

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This Florida City Just Set a Guinness World Record for Gratitude

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Tourism supports one-third of all jobs in Orlando and added $109 billion to the economy in 2015, according to a report by Visit Florida. The post This Florida City Just Set a Guinness World Record for Gratitude appeared first on Smart Meetings. “Thanks a lot.”

How Hurricane Irma Is Affecting Events in Florida

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Government leaders and tourism officials in Florida are assessing damage from Hurricane Irma, which made a devastating trip up the

10 New Miami/South Florida Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

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Golfing, Kayaking and Offsites Galore in Southwest Florida

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Explore the Paradise Coast waterways and get closer to the manatees, dolphins, birds and even alligators that call Florida home. In Southwest Florida, visitors can access the northern part of the park through Everglades City. Everglades National Park.

Florida Encounter is a Meetings Model

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Visit Florida is so pro meetings that it has a hashtag for that very market: #MeetFL. This week, almost all of the Florida meeting folks are attending the annual Florida Encounter taking place at the luxurious Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate.

6 Smart Moves at Visit Sacramento, Fairmont, The Don CeSar & More

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Pete Beach, Florida named Patrick Faas its new director of food and beverage. Pete Beach, Florida. Appointments & Promotions Meeting Planning fairmont Florida mexico miami beach People ranch pescadero sacramento Smart Moves st.

10 Best Historic Hotels in the U.S.

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Pete Beach, Florida. The hotel is located on Florida’s Gulf Coast and has 277 guest rooms, which were remodeled in 2012. The popularity of the hit Broadway musical Hamilton has made history cooler than ever.

The Big Lesson This Planner Learned From Hurricane Irma

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As Hurricane Irma tore through Central Florida the night of September 10 and into September 11, Nicole Ryan was taking

10 New Orlando/Central Florida Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

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Trump Travel Slump Is Here, Numbers Say

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More potential disaster has been spotted on the horizon for poor Florida—and the rest of the country, for that matter. The Sunshine State, and other states in the South and West, depend on meetings attendees and other tourism from abroad in winter months, and now U.S.

10 New Venues in Orlando/Central Florida for Fall Meetings and Events

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Here's a look at new Orlando/Central Florida eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces to open

10 New Venues in Orlando/Central Florida for Summer Entertaining and Events

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What to Expect at BizBash Live: Florida

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BizBash Live: Florida, an event designed to educate and inspire a variety of meeting and event professionals, returns to South

Top 5 Cities on the Vegan Bandwagon

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Destinations accommodate affordable big cities cafe california caterers chef diet F&B Florida la list los angeles new york nyc option oregon orlando portland rank restaurants restrictions San Francisco sf survey Travel vegan vegetables vegetarianEver since Netflix released the documentary What the Health? last March, more and more people have been jumping on the vegan bandwagon.

24 Hours in Kissimmee, Florida

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When you think of Kissimmee, Florida, the first thing that might come to mind, as it does for so many cities in Central Florida, is Disney. 2—we began with a visit to the Florida Hospital Nicholson Center, a 54,000-square-foot medical training facility.

Beer and Ball Games in Southwest Florida

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The Florida Marlins and the Tampa Bay Devil Rays call Florida home year-round. Florida hosts numerous Major League Baseball teams during spring training, so they have company. Florida is more frequently associated with umbrella-garnished drinks than craft beer.

Naples Grande Showcases Best of Florida’s Paradise Coast

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One of the top meeting resorts in Florida’s Paradise Coast , Naples Grande sits back a tad from the beachfront, but makes sure its guests have access to the gulf by offering a shuttle that weaves through a mangrove forest. Florida’s Paradise Coast is just that—a slice of paradise.

5 Most Infamous Hotel Ghosts

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Destinations Galleries california exciting fall Florida ghosts halloween holiday Hotels myths odd hotels scary seasonal spooky stories thrills venue listOctober is the month for all things spooky. And what’s more quintessentially creepy than a haunted hotel?

What Allegiant’s Entry into Hospitality World Means to Planners

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When discount airline Allegiant Travel Company announced at the end of August that it would be developing a massive hotel/condo resort on Florida’s Gulf Coast, investor sites went wild. Florida is hot right now. Visit Florida estimates that a record 112.4

Disney Expands Coronado Springs Resort in Florida

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Disney World Resort is adding guest rooms, meeting space and eating options to its Coronado Springs Resort in Florida. ” The post Disney Expands Coronado Springs Resort in Florida appeared first on Smart Meetings.

What to Expect at BizBash Live: Florida

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Best of 2016: 10 Most Notable Orlando/Central Florida Venue Openings of 2016

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Major Meeting Venues: Southwest Florida

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of indoor and outdoor event space; Esterra Spa & Salon; fitness center; guest bicycles; heated pool; business center; gift shop; Florida Green Lodging award-winner. of meeting space; world-class beachfront resort and Florida Green Lodging property; spa; pool; seven restaurants.

The Secrets Behind Conference Engagement

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The Solution Room—a powerful conference session There’s been a lot of interest in The Solution Room, a session that I co-facilitated last July at Meeting Professionals International World Education Congress in Orlando, Florida. So you’re holding a conference.

The meeting industry’s biggest dirty secret

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The Solution Room—a powerful conference session There’s been a lot of interest in The Solution Room, a session that I co-facilitated last July at Meeting Professionals International World Education Congress in Orlando, Florida.

5 Refreshed Hotels in 5 Getaway Spots

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Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach, a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel A $7 million refresh of this 296-room nautical gem in Florida along the Intracoastal Waterway—and adjacent to the International Swimming Hall of Fame—stars a $50,000 chandelier and 28,000 sq.

10 New Venues in Miami/South Florida for Spring Meetings and Events

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Here's a look at new Miami/South Florida eateries, drinking spots, hotels, conference areas, private rooms, and other spaces to open

10 New Venues in Orlando/Central Florida for Spring Meetings and Events

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10 New Miami/South Florida Venues for Summer Entertaining and Events

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2017 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Miami/South Florida Venues for Meetings and Events

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Here are the most anticipated Miami/South Florida restaurants, corporate event venues Looking for a new venue to host your next event?

3 New Ideas for Entertaining in Miami/South Florida

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Six ways to keep attendees comfortable and improve your event

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How to inspire transformational learning

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The Solution Room—a powerful conference session There’s been a lot of interest in The Solution Room, a session that I co-facilitated last July at Meeting Professionals International World Education Congress in Orlando, Florida.

Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach Adds Luxury to Florida Hot Spot

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The grand opening of Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach gives its namesake Florida destination a coveted addition. In particular, corporations based on Florida have been interested in taking their incentive programs to the property. The post Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach Adds Luxury to Florida Hot Spot appeared first on Connect Association. Namely, the hotel adds a second luxury option to a region looking to expand its reach.