Loretta Champion Johnson, CMP, is director of global accounts at HelmsBriscoe in Ocoee, Florida. As a 2019 Memory Maker, Johnson discusses her passion
Gary Crockett, CMP, is managing director at BRANAE in Huntsville, Alabama. As a 2019 Memory Maker, Crockett discusses his passion for the events industry.
Kermit R. Madison, MBA, M.S., works as senior director of multicultural and West Coast sales for Memphis Tourism in Memphis, Tennessee. As a 2019 Memory
Jordan Atherton, CMP, senior advisor and meeting and event planner at 1st Global, identifies how to create a risk management plan so your attendees are
Gather with spiritual intention at the National 4-H Conference Center.
Explore L.A., where the great outdoors awaits groups.
Stephanie Klett, Wisconsin’s Secretary of Tourism for the past eight years, was named as the new president and chief executive officer of VISIT Lake
Mariners Church in Irvine, California, welcomed 3,000 next-generation leaders for Catalyst West.
The golden formula for all meetings, incentives and event professionals is as simple as SOUP.
Connect is seeking nominations for the 2019 40 Under 40, honoring the brightest minds in faith events. Nominations are due March 26.
Judi Quesonova, vice president of client services at Visit Houston, reflects on three decades rising the ranks at the CVB.
Marriott International identifies leaders in the F&B world.
Attendees from different walks of life and faith were all in for the three-day annual Interfaith Leadership Institute event.
Jennifer Cohen, author of “Badass Body Goals” shares five tips for healthy living on the road.
Wanderluster and Travel Channel star Samantha Brown shares her best tips on how to pack and travel smart.
The recent boom in curriculum-based conferences gives attendees more options to come away fulfilled from an event.
The one-year anniversary of the Marriott commission cuts brings guest experience to the forefront of all hoteliers minds.
Tom Bennett, vice president of sales and services at Experience Grand Rapids, shares secrets about what to do in the River City.
Endless Events Founder Will Curran says knowledge is power when accounting for audiovisual costs in your event’s budget.
Remembering the Alamo City—San Antonio celebrates its 300th anniversary with a slew of new offerings sure to entice planners.
Toastmasters adapts its programs to better reach youth looking to improve their public speaking.
Birmingham continues to shine as a thriving southern city full of variety.
If you're planning a meeting in Canada, there are four important factors to understand before heading north of the border.
Group Managing Director Douglas Emslie of Tarsus explains how this week’s acquisition will allow Connect to continue to grow.
Three events show how customization for participants can increase effectiveness and deepen connections.
Catherine Stevens is a Senior Convention Sales Manager for Visit El Paso.
Heather Cooper Kim, CMP, CTA, is the Sales Manager at the Greater Lansing Michigan CVB.
John Solis is the senior vice president of Destination Sales for Visit Houston.
Craig Greenberg, president of 21c Museum Hotels, gives us his take on how the brand's new Oklahoma City location is a catalyst for improving downtown.
Liz Hogan Sales Manager, The Shores Resort & Spa Daytona Beach Shores, Florida Change-Making 101: As a native to the area, Hogan is passionate about
Antoine Lancaster President, Youth for Christ at The Way of the Cross Church of Christ Inc. Capitol Heights, Maryland Change-Making 101: Lancaster wants
Join speaker Adam Timm, Sept. 20 at 2 p.m. EDT, as he shares five powerful keys to help purge stress and make every week your best ever.
At the How Design Live 2016 conference in May in Atlanta, keynote speaker David Lesué, a creative director at Workfront, spoke about user-friendly experiences.
Join speaker Larissa Schultz, Aug. 9 at 2 p.m. EDT, in a discussion on international etiquette covering everything from dining and gift giving to basic
This high-energy, highly visual webinar follows Hollywood event producer Austin Johnston—owner of AKJohnston Group—who will share tips, advice and
Three youth event planners explain what they love about working with their specific age groups.
Learn the parameters of food donation laws and explore the realities and myths of Good Samaritan laws in our next webinar led by pro speaker Tyra Hilliard.
Kevin Brooks did something remarkable in 2014. For many years, The Church of God International Offices hired outside sources to secure hotels, convention
Chris Drake experienced first-hand the transformative power of Pine Cove, a series of summer camps, conferences and retreats.
As the director of events for Apostolic Faith Church in Chicago, Jermaine Lawrence Anderson has been a changemaker in his community.
The founder of Thistle Farms shares about why fostering community matters in order to make any kind of change or impact.
Learn a new model of teambuilding from the man whose company has delivered more fun than any other in the world: Nick Gianoulis, founder of The Fun Dept.
In Fayetteville, North Carolina, AME Zion Church members from 30 states and multiple countries gather for two reasons: miming and faith.
Take advantage of this new social platform that is rapidly gaining popularity among young people.
Meet five remarkable people who followed their purpose and took action to launch faith-based conferences and events.
VIDEO - Johnson, a branding consultant for pastors and Christian leaders, talks about the elements every event needs to appeal to the broadest audience.
Grand Rapids is filled with venues that meld history with current events and culture.
Planners can throw life preservers to drowning church leaders as suicides mount among pastors.
“Faith & Fitness Magazine” founder and publisher Brad Bloom is on a mission to change the fitness industry through his Redefined conferences.
Event professionals can’t do everything themselves. These apps streamline the planning process to help events run smoother.