Industry Roundtable

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Ovation Global DMC's Hugo Slimbrouck

by Leo Jakobson | October 15, 2018
Hugo Slimbrouck of Ovation Global DMC discusses the state of incentives around the world and why spending time face-to-face is so important to sales.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Madison Performance Group's Mike Ryan

by Leo Jakobson | October 08, 2018
Mike Ryan of Madison Performance Group discusses the reasons it's not enough to just engage employees anymore and why incentive awards are so desirable.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: GC Incentives' Cindy Mielke

by Leo Jakobson | October 01, 2018
Mielke discusses the importance of building a culture of recognition as a recruiting and retention tool, and how the way an award is given makes it motivating.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: ALHI's Josh Lesnick

by Leo Jakobson | September 26, 2018
ALHI's Josh Lesnick discusses the challenges of the more personalized experiences incentive travel participants expect, how incentives can reinforce retention, and the importance of making incentive experiences memorable.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts' Lynn Pavony

by Leo Jakobson | September 18, 2018
Lynn Pavony discusses the challenges that come with incentive programs getting larger, the ways a well-run incentive program can help retain top talent and what makes an award motivating.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: German Convention Bureau's Linda Nuss

by Leo Jakobson | September 11, 2018
The regional manager for North America of the German Convention Bureau discusses the growing demand for very exclusive destinations and the importance of recognition to millennials.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Citizen's Richard L. Low

by Leo Jakobson | September 04, 2018
The vice president of special markets for Citizen discusses the value of recognition, rewards and retention, as well as what makes an award motivating.

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: One10's Bob Miller

by Leo Jakobson | August 28, 2018
Bob Miller of One10 discusses building a high-performance culture, and culture of innovation, in the face of disruption, while attracting and retaining top talent.

Incentive's 16th Annual Industry Roundtable: Switzerland's Caroline Pidroni

by Leo Jakobson | November 21, 2017

Pidroni discusses how companies are balancing a sense of caution about incentive travel.

Incentive's 16th Annual Industry Roundtable: Las Vegas CVA’s Chris Meyer

by Leo Jakobson | November 14, 2017
Chris Meyer discusses the need for more individual incentive travel experiences, and how technology has made "surprise and delight" moments harder to find.

Incentive's 16th Annual Industry Roundtable: Lapine Inc's Paul Lapin

by Leo Jakobson | November 08, 2017
Lapin discusses rapid changes affecting the industry and the ways technology is enabling incentive suppliers to meet those needs.

Incentive's 16th Annual Industry Roundtable: 360 Destination Group's Trevor Hanks

by Leo Jakobson | October 31, 2017
Hanks discusses the craziness of our economy, growing employee retention concerns, and risk management for incentive travel.