Cruise Meetings Pioneer Jo Kling Retires From Landry & Kling

by Matt Alderton | April 02, 2018
Landry & Kling President and Co-founder Jo Kling is retiring after over 35 years at the forefront of the cruise meetings industry.

Maritz Motivation Adds a Creative Agency

by Leo Jakobson | March 30, 2018
Advertising, branding, and digital marketing firm Cartwheel's work will be based in analytics and decision science.

Hilton Joins Marriott in Slashing Planner Commissions

by Leo Jakobson | March 22, 2018
Second major hotel chain will cut third-party planners' rate to 7 percent from 10.

At Incentive Live, Industry Leaders Point to Reasons for Optimism

by Alex Palmer | March 13, 2018

Education sessions and keynote look at where the incentive industry is heading.

Certificate Program for Incentive Travel Planners Launched

by Andrea Doyle | March 13, 2018
Incentive Research Foundation collaborates with University of South Carolina on professional education.

Webinar: The Power of Brand Name Merchandise

by Leo Jakobson | March 01, 2018
Join Incentive for a free webinar that will teach you the ins and outs of choosing awards that motivate.

Northstar Meetings Group Launches Exclusive New Conference, Women in Leadership Meetings + Incentives

February 23, 2018
WILMI to set sail May 4 from New York, in partnership with Norwegian Cruise Line.

Incentive Research Foundation Names Top Incentive Trends of 2018

by Matt Alderton | February 14, 2018
Increasing regulation, rising business optimism, and a growing appetite for wellness are among the IRF trends for 2018.

AlliedPRA Buying Destination Nashville

by Leo Jakobson | February 08, 2018
The destination management company provides a presence in one of the hottest event cities.

Peerless Performance Launches New Brand, Engagement Tool

by Leo Jakobson | February 07, 2018

The Peerless Study is an online engagement diagnostics platform aimed at creating customized solutions to improve performance.

Marriott Signs On to Fight Child Trafficking

by Leo Jakobson | January 29, 2018
Marriott International has already trained 225,000 associates to recognize child trafficking.

5 Planner Reactions to Marriott's Commission-Cutting Move

by Andrea Doyle | January 29, 2018
These aspects of the Marriott decision are fueling planner concerns.