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GBTA Completes Acquisition of ACTE Assets
GBTA Completes Acquisition of ACTE Assets
The Association of Corporate Travel Executives ceased operations and filed for bankruptcy in July.
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Keith Backsen Joins Destinations International as Chief Sales and Services Officer
The former president and CEO of Visit Omaha will oversee memberships and partnerships for the...
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PCMA to Acquire the Corporate Event Marketing Association
If the deal is approved, CEMA will become a wholly owned division of PCMA, with distinct memberships.
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IAEE Expo! Expo! 2020 Will Be Fully Digital
Although the in-person component has been cancelled, the online "show for shows" will offer more than...
MPI Wraps Up Its First Hybrid World Education Congress
MPI Wraps Up Its First Hybrid World Education Congress
The association's flagship event brought together more than 600 in-person attendees in Grapevine,...
U.S. Travel Announces 2020 Hall of Leaders Inductees
U.S. Travel Announces 2020 Hall of Leaders Inductees
Joe D'Alessandro of the San Francisco Travel Association and Ernest Wooden Jr., former head of the Los...
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ICCA Annual Congress in November Will Be a Hybrid Event
The flexible, six-week format will allow delegates to attend in person either in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, or...
Travel Leaders Announce Support for New Hospitality and Jobs Recovery Act
Travel Leaders Announce Support for New Hospitality and Jobs Recovery Act
Updated Oct. 16, 2020. A new bill introduced in the Senate this week would create tax credits and...
SISO, UFI Call for Increased Testing to Facilitate Safe Gatherings
SISO, UFI Call for Increased Testing to Facilitate Safe Gatherings
The industry organizations plead for unified, clear policies that would allow for travel and meetings.
IACC Releases MultiPOD Hybrid Meeting Program
IACC Releases MultiPOD Hybrid Meeting Program
The association plans to use the solution for its IACC Americas Connect conference, which will bring...
"No More Excuses": State of Black Tourism Event Spotlights Need for Change
"No More Excuses": State of Black Tourism Event Spotlights Need for Change
Black meeting and travel leaders call for enhanced diversity and discuss the role the Black community...
IBTM World 2020 Goes Digital
IBTM World 2020 Goes Digital
The event was scheduled to take place in Barcelona, Spain, in December, but the ongoing pandemic...