Industry

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.

Motivation Excellence Announces New Owner/CEO

by Alex Palmer | January 26, 2018

David Jobes takes over following the retirement of Greg Lewis.


Incentive Planners See Exclusion of International Properties From Marriott’s Commissions Cuts as a Reason for Optimism

by Alex Palmer | January 26, 2018
But planners generally expressed disappointment with the decision.

Report: 'Human-Centered Approaches' Help Companies Recruit, Retain Employees

by Matt Alderton | January 26, 2018
2018 SHRM/Globoforce Employee Recognition Report highlights importance of peer feedback, values-based recognition, and more.

SITE + MPI Global Forum Takes Rome

by Leo Jakobson | January 19, 2018
Leading incentive travel and meeting professionals' organizations join forces in Rome.

Incentive Owners Report High Awareness, Low Knowledge of Industry Regulations

by Matt Alderton | January 16, 2018

Although most businesses are aware of regulations impacting their use of non-cash rewards, very few actually understand what the regulations are and how to comply with them.

Dave Dittman Takes Over at Next Level Performance

by Leo Jakobson | January 12, 2018
Jim Dittman will remain chairman of the incentive, recognition, and rewards firm.

U.S. Olympic Committee to Hold Annual Olympic SportsLink and NGB Best Practices Seminar With TEAMS Conference & Expo

January 11, 2018
Multiyear agreement begins with TEAMS '18, Oct. 1-4, in Louisville, Ky.

The Trends Shaping F&B in 2018

by Alex Palmer | January 02, 2018
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants releases its fourth annual "Culinary & Cocktails Trend Forecast."

Northstar Travel Group Acquires HotelsWorld Hotel Industry Conferences

by Leo Jakobson | December 21, 2017
Australia and New Zealand's leading hotel investment conferences will strengthen its Asia Pacific event portfolio.

Rymax Adds Alpina, Tommy Bahama, Cole Haan, Michael Kors, and More to Incentive Catalog

December 15, 2017
Rymax Marketing Services has added 11 new brands to its incentive catalog.