Article written by: Kristi Casey Sanders, DES, HMCC The rules of association engagement are changing. If you want your local chapter to thrive, think about decentralizing control. “Millennials want small portions… View Article Read More

Plano, Texas is one of the most attractive cities in the United States to host a sporting event! That is the finding of a national survey of readers of SportsEvents magazine…. View Article Read More

I’ve noticed recently in working with conferences and events some organizers have embraced technology in new and remarkable ways. For example, electronic fobs can be given to attendees to scan at a… View Article Read More

Mark Thompson Earns CDME Designation Mark Thompson, Director of Visit Plano, has earned the prestigious Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) designation. Thompson was recognized along with some 40 other graduates… View Article Read More

Updated: 12/02/2020 If you’re planning a small private event needing a private or semi-private dining space, we’ve come up with a list of options for you to explore. From fine… View Article Read More

This article originally appeared in January 2016 on smartmeetings.com.  Business is not just conducted in the office…quite often it takes place over a dinner table in a restaurant or hotel…. View Article Read More

Visit Plano offers many services to help your event operate more efficiently, save costs, and provide better value to your attendees. Many services such as providing registration assistance, printing name… View Article Read More

When a well-known speaker makes a dismayed sound upon entering a meeting space, you recognize quickly that rows are not enough! On first glance, the room set up seemed standard… View Article Read More

This article first appeared in a tweet and, as I was about to go on my next trip, it caught my interest from the security perspective and I thought you… View Article Read More

The Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMBC) and fellow meeting industry professionals will come together for a rally and press conference at the Capitol to showcase the real local impact that… View Article Read More