Freestyle Your Meeting in Providence

With a history of freethinking that dates back to its founder Roger Williams, Providence is all about giving meeting and event planners the ability to craft an experience totally tailored to their unique vision. All you need is a little imagination to freestyle your event in a way that surprises and…

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Tips and Tricks for Booking a Small(er) City

Small(er) cities have come into their own recently and are becoming more popular with meeting and event planners. On average, cities with smaller convention centers (under 250,000 square feet) are recovering from the pandemic at a rate 14% faster than larger tier 1 destinations. Is this due to a…

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Event Services: More Than Just BEOs and Buses

Having been immersed in this industry for more years than I care to count, I can say that the area that has seen the most change is the event services department. Whether you know it as convention services, event management or event services, this role has constantly evolved to meet the needs of an…

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Seeing Stars (Chefs, that is!)

On April 15, the city of Providence will welcome some of the finest chefs from all the land ... New EngLAND, anyway. The Biltmore Hotel will host the 2014 StarChefs.com Coastal New England Rising Stars Awards. Star Chefs is one of the most respected sources for restaurant industry professionals and…

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