Chicago, Orlando Rank as Most Popular Destinations for Planners

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Chicago and Orlando are tied at the top, and Washington, San Diego, and Las Vegas round out the top five

Event Design Inspiration: The Energy of Orlando

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There is a thin line between staying both on brand and on trend without losing sight of one or the

10 New Orlando/Central Florida Venues for Fall 2018 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 available for

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3 New Ideas for Entertaining in Orlando

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Get inspired with the latest ideas in catering, teambuilding, and more in and around Orlando and Central Florida

2018 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Orlando/Central Florida Venues for Meetings and Events

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Here are the most anticipated Orlando/Central Florida restaurants, corporate event venues Looking for a new venue for your next event?

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10 New Venues in Orlando/Central Florida for Spring 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

20 Orlando Event Venues Your Attendees Will Love

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Orlando, known as “Theme Park Capital of the World,” is a venue haven for large events. But you’ll also find an array of outdoor venues, so you can take advantage of the warm weather of “The City Beautiful,” Orlando’s other nickname. Orlando Event Venues: ICON Orlando 360.

10 New Venues in Orlando/Central Florida for Summer Entertaining 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 Tech-Forward Venues in Orlando/Central Florida

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10 New Orlando/Central Florida Venues for Summer Entertaining 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 for all

Top 5 Event Planners: Orlando

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The post Top 5 Event Planners: Orlando appeared first on The Social Tables Blog. Just Events! Group. This team has been planning and implementing award winning events for over 20 years.

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

Best of 2017: 10 Most Notable Orlando/Central Florida Venue Openings of 2017

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This year saw the opening of many significant event and meeting venues in Orlando/Central Florida. Here's a look at the

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Hotel Arms Race in Orlando’s Convention Industry

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Hotels across Central Florida are competing for convention dollars by expanding meeting space capacity, as visitor numbers at the Orange County Convention Center swell. Associated Press ). Read More

Serious About Business Innovation? So Is Orlando.

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Orlando is more than just fun and games. One of Orlando’s simulation-training facilities. Orlando has long been associated with magic, but that’s not the “tomorrowland” quality that has made it a Top 10 “American City of the Future,” ( fDi Magazine ).

3 New Ideas for Entertaining in Orlando

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Catching Up: George Aguel, President and CEO, Visit Orlando

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George Aguel, Visit Orlando. In May, Visit Orlando announced that the destination became the first in the U.S. George Aguel, who celebrates his five-year anniversary heading up Visit Orlando in 2018, weighs in on what’s new and what’s next for the destination.

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

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

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Positive Forecast Sets Off a Hotel Race in Orlando’s Convention Industry

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Orlando Sentinel ). orlandosentinel.com. Hotels across Central Florida have been doing what they can to compete for added convention dollars by expanding meeting space capacity. Read More. Places & Spaces News Junkie

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2017 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Orlando/Central Florida Venues for Meetings and Events

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Minions, Meetings, and More at Universal Orlando

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Usually you can accuse a corporate marketing team of overselling things, but when it comes to Universal Orlando Resort’s “meeting enhancements” program, the opposite might be true. The next morning, we spent a few hours at digitalNow, then headed off to truly experience Universal Orlando.

New Multiday, Multilocation Food Fest Debuts in Orlando

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

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

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Visit Orlando App Features Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence

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Destination marketing organization Visit Orlando has partnered with WayBlazer artificial intelligence and IBM Watson technology to create an innovative travel app that boasts tailored itineraries and personalized suggestions for one of the most visited destinations in the United States.

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

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Coca-Cola Orlando Eye Debuts on I-Drive 360

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I-Drive 360 in Orlando’s convention corridor has teamed up with America’s favorite beverage company to reveal a newly bedecked observation wheel. Coca-Cola Orlando Eye was christened last week with red and white streamers and bold contemporary look.

A Gem of a Show in Orlando

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Sponsored by the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) and Visit Orlando, the one-day PCMA Roadshow in mid-May in Orlando gave a group of association and corporate event organizers — along with Convene — two back-of-house tours.

Turn Your Meeting Into an Artful Experience at Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando

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From the moment you arrive at Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando , you are invited to let your creativity come out to play as you wander the hallways, which are adorned with intricate décor from around the world.

2017 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Orlando/Central Florida Venues for Meetings and Events

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Orange County Convention Center Adding More Than 280,000 Sq. Ft. of Meeting Space

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The meeting space at Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando keeps multiplying like the Minions. More : Site Inspection: Orlando’s Main Squeeze. Another $605 million is being invested to add more than 280,000 sq. of meeting space and a brand-new concourse.

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2019’s Top U.S. Meetings Hotels, Venues and Attractions

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Orlando, Florida Orlando continues its on-fire expansion, with recent developments such as the SunRail Southern Expansion, which opened in July, and the $605 million expansion of Orange County Convention Center (OCCC). From coast to coast, U.S.

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Las Vegas, Austin and Orlando Earn Top Marks in J.D. Power Destination Study

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South Region: Orlando, Florida, noted for family-oriented theme parks, ranks highest in the region with a score of 815 points, followed by Miami and New Orleans in a tie at 814. Orlando performs particularly well with infrastructure and activities.

New & Renovated: Of Business and Airports

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Embassy Suites by Hilton Orlando Airport This newly renovated property is less than a mile from Orlando International Airport (MCO) and offers 174 two-room suites for guests.

#FICP Just Pulled Off a Masterclass in Creating Meaningful Connections

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They were given colored bandanas to compete in an exercise to build and decorate wagons that would be filled with toys and sent to Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, a local hospital.

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Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort to Add Hotel Designed for Groups

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Inspiration Innovation Gala Event Spotlight

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In our event spotlight this week, we are featuring the Orlando Science Center’s Inspiration Innovation Gala. AllSeated came to our rescue when planning our Inspiring Innovation Gala, Orlando Science Center’s biggest fundraising event of the year. Venue: Orlando Science Center.

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How to Master On-Campus Meetings at Top University Venues

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University of Central Florida, Orlando. Universities offer a wealth of knowledge in the form of experts who can serve as keynotes, present research and contribute to roundtable discussions. But did you know many also offer prime meeting spaces?

Delta Says Yes to More Comfy Seats

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Delta has also been adding flights to Europe from nonhub cities, with transatlantic runs from Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, Raleigh, Orlando and Boston. When was the last time you read about an airline opting for greater comfort? That’s exactly what Delta Airlines has done.

#FICP Just Pulled Off a Masterclass in Creating Meaningful Connections

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They were given colored bandanas to compete in an exercise to build and decorate wagons that would be filled with toys and sent to Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, a local hospital.

7 Smart Moves at Delano, ExCeL London & More

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Harold Bassler DoubleTree by Hilton Orlando at SeaWorld welcomes Bassler as general manager. More: 7 Smart Moves—at Experience Columbus, Casa Velas and More. Todd Orlich SBE selects Orlich as Miami regional vice president and general manager of Delano South Beach in Miami.