Industry

Cindy Hoddeson Appointed North America Director of Monaco Government Tourist Office

May 17, 2016
Hoddeson has been director of meeting and incentive sales for MGTO since 1988.

New Starwood Tool Helps Meeting Professionals Earn, Track Loyalty Points

by Matt Alderton | May 13, 2016
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide's new SPG Dashboard gives members of its SPG Pro loyalty program new opportunities to earn bonus Starpoints.

Freeman Acquires Exhibit Surveys

by Matt Alderton | May 10, 2016
Event production and marketing company Freeman has acquired market research and consulting firm Exhibit Surveys.

Bond Brand Loyalty, Hinda Incentives Partner to Grow Mobile Loyalty Solution

by Matt Alderton | April 28, 2016
Bond Brand Loyalty has partnered with incentive specialist Hinda Incentives to expand awareness and delivery of Bond's latest technology.

MotivAction Automates Sales Promotions

by Leo Jakobson | April 26, 2016
PromotionBuilder is designed to create a sales or channel incentive program in five minutes.

Michael Hurwitz Passes Away

by Leo Jakobson | April 20, 2016
United Incentives' chairman was an incentive industry leader.

Maritz Travel, Experient Rebrand as Maritz Global Events

April 19, 2016
Maritz Travel and Experient will be part of a new parent company, Maritz Global Events.

Pacific World Announces Major Expansion in India

by Vincent Alonzo | April 18, 2016
The initiative is poised to offer a new level of service to the MICE market.

Cvent Acquired by Private Equity Firm

by Michaela Christensen | April 18, 2016
Cvent has been acquired by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners for $1.65 billion.

Government Ruling Could Hit Incentive Travel

by Leo Jakobson | March 30, 2016
A new regulation affecting retirement advisors may bring incentives into the public’s crosshairs again.

IRF Study: How DMCs Can Improve Relations With Planners

by Matt Alderton | March 25, 2016
A new Incentive Research Foundation study reveals destination management companies' strengths and weaknesses in relating with planners.

Cindy D'Aoust Named President and CEO of Cruise Lines International Association

March 14, 2016

The meetings and travel industry executive has been with CLIA since 2014.