Luck, they say, is simply preparation meeting opportunity. And that's a fair description of the career of Matthias Kindler. His willingness to travel, work hard and challenge the status quo has evolved into an exciting event business.
An exhibition stand must be a showstopper to grab attention at IMEX 2016, held in Frankfurt April 19-21. And these exhibits certainly are--luring passersby to stop in their tracks, stop in, and learn more about desirable destinations.
Top event professionals from a wide range of disciplines gathered last week for the first-ever ISES Global Event Summit, sponsored by VisitScotland Business Events. Supporters are Cvent, and Events are GREAT Britain, and IMEX.
Many event professionals in the state of Georgia breathed a sigh of relief yesterday when Governor Nathan Deal announced he would veto the "religious liberty" bill, which critics say would have given businesses license to discriminate against the state's LBGT community.
The 2016 Event Planner Forecast--a Special Events exclusive--shows that the majority of both in-house and independent event planners expect to produce more special events in 2016 than they did this year.