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Jessie Fetterling

Jessie Fetterling
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Jessie Fetterling is a professional writer and editor in the San Francisco Bay Area, covering a wide range of topics from the travel and hospitality industries to sustainable living to family and women's issues. She's particularly interested in writing about travel, food and music. She is also the author of "100 Things to Do in Oakland Before You Die."
InterContinental San Diego, San Diego, California, new hotels

New InterContinental San Diego Enhances the City’s Meetings Mix

The recent opening of the 400-room InterContinental San Diego will help out any planners in need of more space when meeting in this sunny destination.
Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority, Tourism Advancement Program, Miami Beach, Miami, Florida,

Miami Beach Incentivizes Cultural Events With New Grant Program

The Miami Beach Visitor and Convention Authority (MBVCA) announced four new grants as part of its new Tourism Advancement Program in an effort to enhance the city’s cultural tourism efforts.
Naples Grande Beach Resort, Florida, renovation, Royal Palm Ballroom, Frank Cavella

Naples Grande Beach Resort Enhances Meeting Tech & Design

The 474-room Naples Grande Beach Resort in Florida debuts a transformation to its 83,000 sf of meeting space on Sept. 23.
international travel, White House, U.S. Travel Association, travel industry, travel, Meetings Mean Business, economy

USTA White House Meeting Encourages International Travel Growth

USTA officials, joined by 13 CEOs for top hospitality companies, met with White House officials to discuss the state of international travel.
DIY mixology, scent concierge, robot butler, hotel amenities

3 Hotel Amenities Planners Didn’t Even Know They Needed

Whether you’re looking for a certain smell, the latest F&B fad or a new technology, here are three hotel amenities that planners and their attendees didn’t even know they needed.
Camp No Counselors, adult camp, adult summer camp, outdoor activities, team building

Camp No Counselors Gives Groups a Taste of Nostalgia

Camp No Counselors (CNC) recreates the joys of childhood for corporate retreats as a summer camp for grownups.
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, Orlando, hotel renovation, hotel expansion

Disney Resort’s Latest Hotel Tower Will Cater to Groups

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., will be under construction again, and the makeover includes a new tower that caters to groups.
beacon technology, technology, meeting apps, meetings technology, attendee tracking, attendance tracking

Are You Tracking Your Attendees?

Attendee tracking has become easier with the advent of meeting apps and digitized attendance bracelets, lanyards and badges.
airlines, airline fees, travel fees, fuel prices, industry news

Airlines Raise Fees to Offset Rising Fuel Prices

The price of jet fuel has increased by 50 percent in the past year, which inevitably equates to pricier travel for the meetings industry.
Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, Maui, Hawaii, culture, tradition, renovations, hotel renovations

Sheraton Maui Honors Tradition in New Renovation

In time to celebrate its 55th anniversary, Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa in Hawaii recently completed a $26.5 million renovation in July.
meeting apps

Trending Meeting Apps for 2019

Whether you’re looking for advanced event management software or simply a place to share your ideas, here are five meeting apps to download right now, as they will be trending into next year.
Belleview Inn, Florida, hotel renovation, historic hotel

Florida’s First West Coast Hotel Reimagined as Belleview Inn

Florida’s first West Coast hotel is being brought back to its original grandeur as the reimagined Belleview Inn, set to debut later this year.
group business

How a Destination’s Political & Social Values Can Impact Group Business

Just how important is finding a destination that aligns with your group's values?
celebrity females, success, success quotes, Ellen DeGeneres

Succeed With a Little Help From These Female Celebrities

Here are five quotes from some of the famous female celebrities who have faced challenges and found success in their careers.
Melia Coco Beach, Puerto Rico, Caribbean, hotel renovation, hotel reopening, Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria

Melia Coco Beach Set to Reopen in Puerto Rico

Melia Coco Beach will reopen in Puerto Rico on Dec. 15 after a multimillion-dollar renovation that combines the local culture with Melia’s premium services.
National Conference Center, Virginia, East Coast, teambuilding, team building, experiential learning

8 Experiential Room Concepts from the National Conference Center

The Leesburg, Va.-based National Conference Center recently debuted eight experiential learning concepts for attendees to get a little creative.
Humboldt Forum, Berlin, Germany, Europe, culture, arts

4 New Cultural Venues for Groups Meeting in Berlin

These four venues are all scheduled to debut in Berlin in the next year, offering attendees a glimpse into the city's booming cultural arts scene.
Melia Hotels International, technology, Bluetooth, Bluetooth bracelets, WhatsApp, WhatsApp Business, hotel technology

Melia Hotels Amps Up Tech With Bluetooth Bracelets & More

Melia Hotels International will roll out Bluetooth guest bracelets in lieu of room keys by next summer.
SLS Hotel, Beverly Hills, California, Los Angeles, renovations, hotel renovations

SLS Hotel Beverly Hills Celebrates 10 Years With Renovation

The SLS Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Los Angeles’ uber-swanky Beverly Hills neighborhood recently completed a $22 million makeover.
Washington State Convention Center, Washington, Seattle, LMN Architects, convention center expansion, city development, expansion

Seattle’s Convention Center Expansion Will Attract Larger Groups

Seattle is growing as a destination for meetings, with eight new hotel properties and an expansion of the Washington State Convention Center in the works.

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