Thursday, May 31, 2012

A Throwback Post: 2012 Technology Trends for the Event AV Industry

Here is what was predicted for 2012. Almost halfway through the year, are these true?

http://blog.aveventsolutions.com/blog/news-and-tips/2012-technology-trends-for-the-event-audio-visual-industry

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Looking for Event Apps? Here are 8 that will make your event great!

Here are 8 iPad Meeting or Event Apps to consider:

http://blog.aveventsolutions.com/blog/news-and-tips/looking-for-new-event-apps-here-are-8-that-will-make-your-event-great

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Be Green: Rethink, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Rent

Here is a post about ways to be green for your next meeting or event:

http://blog.aveventsolutions.com/blog/news-and-tips/in-honor-of-earth-day-rethink-reduce-reuse-recycle-and-rent

Friday, May 25, 2012

How Green is Your City? Check out these scores!

Yes, Cleveland is up there for walkability! Great news!

http://hospitality.cvent.com/blog/cvb-internet-marketing-2/future-of-meetings-one-hotel-chain-may-have-it-figured-out

Thursday, May 24, 2012

What the Future of Group Meetings Might Look Like

Check out this blog about one hotel chain that might have it figured out!

http://hospitality.cvent.com/blog/cvb-internet-marketing-2/future-of-meetings-one-hotel-chain-may-have-it-figured-out

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

News from AV Event Solutions

Check out the top 3 articles in this newsletter, I wrote them!

https://www.swiftpage1.com/speasapage.aspx?X=2T10BK8XI4KRSMB000ZVWE

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

What Social Media Sites Do Meeting Planners Use?

Read this blog for the answer!

http://hospitality.cvent.com/blog/cvb-internet-marketing-2/what-social-media-sites-do-meeting-planners-use-read-on-to-learn-more

Monday, May 21, 2012

The Debate Over In-house vs. Outside AV Vendors

Wondering if you should use the in-house AV Provider or outsource AV? Check out this blog post for the pros and cons of each.

http://blog.aveventsolutions.com/blog/news-and-tips/the-debate-over-in-house-vs-outside-vendors-when-renting-audio-visual-equipment

Friday, May 18, 2012

3 Ways Technology Is Enhancing the Attendee Experience

Want to know how to improve the attendee experience? Check out these 3 ways technology can help!

http://blog.aveventsolutions.com/blog/news-and-tips/3-ways-technology-is-enhancing-the-attendee-experience

Thursday, May 17, 2012

Happy Birthday De-de!

De-de Mulligan's birthday is TODAY! Wish her a Happy Birthday on LinkedIn or Twitter! @DedeMulligan

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Why Branding Your Destination is SO Important to Group Business


Have you ever thought of branding your city? Your state? It is very important if you want to get people to your area...Here are the reasons why.

http://hospitality.cvent.com/blog/cvb-internet-marketing-2/why-branding-your-destination-is-so-important-to-gaining-group-business

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Can the GSA "Bump in the Road" Take the Meeting Industry Off Track?

 We all know bits and pieces about this scandal, but what is the real skinny? Read this blog below to find out:

http://hospitality.cvent.com/blog/cvb-internet-marketing-2/can-the-gsas-one-bump-in-the-road-take-the-meeting-industry-off-track

Monday, May 14, 2012

84 Days Until the Summer Olympics: How Will That Affect Group Business in London?

Check out this blog post about trying to book group hotel business even during the Olympic Games:

http://hospitality.cvent.com/blog/cvb-internet-marketing-2/84-days-until-the-summer-olympics-how-is-it-affecting-group-business

Friday, May 11, 2012

Why Buy an Enclosed Trailer? Let me count the reasons!

Check out this blog posting I wrote on the benefits of an enclosed trailer:

http://www.trailersuperstore.com/blog

Thursday, May 10, 2012

What Event Planners Can Learn from Yogi Berra

I love baseball! Check out this humorous, but enlightening post:

http://blog.aveventsolutions.com/blog/news-and-tips/what-event-planners-can-learn-from-yogi-berra

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Tips to Make The Planet Greener

Check out my latest blog posting on tips to make the planet greener.

http://www.miracleonmain.com/fyi/12_2010.html

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

3 Tips to Being a Better Negotiator

Check out this Blog Post:

http://blog.aveventsolutions.com/blog/news-and-tips/3-great-tips-to-being-a-better-negotiator