MPI President and CEO Paul Van Deventer and Chairman of the Board Kevin Kirby say the key to growth is building a stronger reputation in the larger business marketplace. Read More

Marriott International’s Vice President of Sustainability and Supplier Diversity Denise Naguib shares a 4-step plan to build, manage and evaluate a sustainable meeting. Read More

At least 20 planners have cancelled events at the Beverly Hills Hotel after its owner, the Sultan of Brunei, implemented the controversial Sharia Law. But taking a stand on social issues is risky business for groups caught in the middle of a controversy. Read More

Denise Naguib, Marriott International’s lead environmental strategist, talks about the company’s recent efforts and what planners can expect in the future in the world of green meetings. Read More

Tallahassee, Florida, might be the state capital, but there is more to this town than buttoned-up bureaucrats. Read More

Ocala, Florida, has unspoiled waterways, the largest sand pine forest in the world and Silver Springs State Park, a 242-acre oasis built around artesian springs. Read More

Year in and year out, Dallas makes the roster as a host city for some of the nation’s top faith-based conferences. Read More