“The Come Back Effect,” hospitality guru Jason Young’s new book on guest experience, became available on July 31.
No one would argue that the diversity of Christian films has come a long way since the original “Ben-Hur” and “The Ten Commandments.” Planners
The #MeToo movement has crossed over into all sectors of work and life. We look at its large effect on faith-based events.
In her first year as President and CEO of Bryan-College Station CVB, Kindra Fry is ready to roll out the maroon carpet to all visitors.
This webinar will show planners how to negotiate AV prices and prepare them with the best tips for successful and cost-effective events.
Las Vegas’ tragedy reminds us that planning ahead for security can reduce event risks and raise safety awareness for everyone.
Deion Sanders, the NFL Network analyst who will keynote Connect Faith this year, credits faith for saving his life.
Bright colors and shiny objects will be trendy this fall, experts say. How will you look sharp during conferences later this year?
Each year, Connect Faith honors professionals who are true memory makers in the events industry. Nominations for this year's class are due Aug. 3.
Paul Arrigo, President & CEO of Visit Baton Rouge, discusses how Baton Rouge's recovery from successive tragedies is a lesson all destinations can
This webinar makes the business case for developing your learning function for a competitive advantage and shows you how.
Veteran photographer Chris Savas, a towering figure at events, discusses common mistakes event planners make with photographer and the latest photo trends.
ATL Airport District President Cookie Smoak discusses how four cities near Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport are reaping the benefits of joining
A jam-packed schedule may not only be counter-intuitive but also counter-productive. Make sure to include downtime for attendees.
If you have an event and consider customer service a priority, you are going to need a chatbot. The only question is: How are you going to build your bot?
The planners behind the Unitarian Universalist Association General Assembly were blown away by the amenities in Columbus, Ohio.
Leadership guru Michael Hyatt has learned the hard way how to manage his time while nourishing his soul.
We asked and you answered. Behold, our list of your favorite venues in the South to conduct events and meetings. Congratulations to all.
Connect speaker Jim Spellos discusses the hottest trends in technology for 2018.
Brentwood strategists Darrel Giardier and Katie Allred are launching Big Idea, a new conference geared toward church communications teams.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion Sanders will deliver a keynote speech sure to inspire attendees at Connect Faith 2018 in Ontario, California.
Vocal and passionate about his faith, actor Jim Caviezel regularly incorporates it into his career, including in the new film "Paul, Apostle of Christ."
Learn the ins and outs of negotiating banquets and catering costs.
Rebecca Crownover, a popular keynote speaker, discusses her family’s journey depicted in “My Daddy Is in Heaven.”
Corbin Bernsen, star of “My Daddy Is in Heaven,” discusses his journey to spiritual filmmaking.
A recent report from The Experience Institute confirms that conference attendees are acting more and more like vacationers.
We asked and you answered. Behold, our list of your favorite venues in the East to conduct events and meetings. Congratulations to all.
Learn about communication styles and how best to listen and speak to those who appear to be critical and confrontational.
We talked to Taylor James, who plays Samson, and New York Times bestselling author Eric Wilson about why the Biblical story remains appealing.
Eric Walters, general manager of Hilton Portland, talks about how the property's recent upgrades will enhance events like Connect Diversity.
Event planners worry Marriott’s plan to drop third-party commissions from 10 to 7 percent, effective in March, is a sign of what’s to come.
Milton Segarra discusses what he is looking to accomplish at Visit Mississippi Gulf Coast after leading Meet Puerto Rico through several challenges.
New trends in technology, F&B and event experiences point to big things for the meetings and event industry as it enters 2018.
Exploring meeting venues at colleges and universities may be the smartest move you make when planning your next conference.
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Here are eight great ways to incorporate Ultra Violet, Pantone's newly crowned color of the year, in your events next year.