Industry

What Buyer's Market?

by Leo Jakobson | November 28, 2016
Reports that planners are gaining the upper hand on hotel pricing seem to be overstated.

Global Incentive Summit Brings Education, Business to Monaco

by Leo Jakobson | November 28, 2016
Millennials and growing uncertainty were two of the topics incentive planners discussed at Incentive's new hosted buyer conference.

New Masterclass Series Course: 'Meetings Architecture' With Terri Breining

November 09, 2016
The course covers building an attendee experience, measuring ROI and more.

Do Consumers Trust Rewards Programs?

by Matt Alderton | November 08, 2016
Two out of five consumers distrust consumer incentives, a new survey finds.

Inntopia, a Subsidiary of Northstar Travel Group, Acquires Ryan Solutions

November 01, 2016

Ryan Solutions' CRM database-marketing business expands client product offerings.

IRF Trends Study to Be Unveiled at Incentive Live

by Leo Jakobson | October 28, 2016
Technology, growing safety concerns, and the changing role of rewards and recognition will be addressed.

Project Time Off Reports $272B Is Tied Up in Unused Vacation Time

October 13, 2016
The study also notes that managers who don't take time off are creating a work-martyr culture.

Simon Lehmann to Lead Phocuswright as President

October 06, 2016
A subsidiary of Northstar Travel Group, the brand is poised to expand its global footprint and introduce new data products.

United Incentives Adds Technology Expert

by Leo Jakobson | October 03, 2016
Former DMC and tech start-up executive will add expertise to its technology platform.

Sept. 28 Webcast: What Do Incentive Participants Really Want?

by Leo Jakobson | September 27, 2016
Understanding what drives people is key to creating a successful motivation program.

Starwood's Global Head of Sales Moving to American Airlines

by Leo Jakobson | September 19, 2016

Starwood's Global Head of Sales Moving to American Airlines http://www.successfulmeetings.com/News/Hotel-Updates/Alison-Taylor-American-Airlines-From-Starwood/ Leo Jakobson The head of Starwood Hotels & Resorts' global sales organization is stepping down to take a senior role at Amer

Study: Small Businesses Use Merchandise Rewards to Motivate Staff, Customers

by Matt Alderton | September 07, 2016
Merchandise incentives can be an effective way for small businesses to recognize employees, partners, and customers.