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ADVERTISERS’ INDEX CONFERENCE & CONVENTION CENTERS Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart ...................... Inside Front Cover www.atlconventioncenter.com Georgia International Convention Center ............ 4 www.gicc.com CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU Huntsville/Madison Co. CVB ............................. 19 www.huntsville.org HOTELS & RESORTS Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach Resort ............ 16 www.cphollywoodbeach.com Gathered P E O P LE H A V E H E RE F O R O V E R 400 Y E AR S. Embassy Suites Hotel – Orlando North ............. 22 www.orlandonorth.embassysuites.com Hampton CVB .................................................. 22 www.hamptoncvb.com Hilton Shreveport ............................................. 17 www.shreveport.hilton.com Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau.................. 14 www.irvingtexas.com LVH Hotel ........................................................... 4 www.thelvh.com Kankakee County Convention and Visitors Bureau .............. Inside Back Cover www.visitkankakeecounty.com Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront/ Marriott International ................................... 17 www.portlandmarriott.com Ocean City Maryland ........................................ 22 www.ococean.com South Point Hotel Casino Spa ...............Outside Back Cover www.southpointmeetings.com Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau .............................................. 9 www.pasadenameetings.com Plano CVB ................................ Inside Back Cover www.visitplano.com Riverside CVB .................................................. 21 www.RiversideCVB.com Tuscany Suites & Casino .................................. 16 www.tuscanylv.com MEETING PLANNING SERVICES Meeting Services Inc........................................ 22 www.meetingservicesinc.com Visit Norfolk ....................................................... 3 www.visitnorfolktoday.com CONTACT: Michelle J. Hergenrother, CMP Answer to sample question on Page 17: D. 651860_Hampton.indd 1 FROM THE BOARDROOM TO THE BEACH. 31/07/13 3:02 PM The Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, MD, has what you need to be more productive than ever. · Expanding exhibit space, including a renovated grand ballroom · 25 meeting rooms · Beautiful panoramic bay views · 10 miles of free beach, three-mile boardwalk and 17 championship golf courses FOR BOOKING INQUIRIES AND INFORMATION: 1-800-OC-OCEAN ococean.com 608391_Ocean.indd 1 02/10/12 5:30 PM Cost savings/critical to conference approval process GSA Schedule – 8(a), 8(m) and SDWOB www.meetingservicesinc.com 336-451-0553 22 GOVERNMENT 644864_Embassy.indd 1 CONNECTIONS | FALL 2013 13/06/13 5:40 PM 647448_Meeting.indd 1 06/07/13 2:38 AM http://hamptoncvb.com http://www.cphollywoodbeach.com http://www.atlconventioncenter.com http://www.orlandonorth.embassysuites.com http://www.gicc.com http://www.hamptoncvb.com http://www.huntsville.org http://www.shreveport.hilton.com http://www.irvingtexas.com http://www.thelvh.com http://www.visitkankakeecounty.com http://www.portlandmarriott.com http://www.ococean.com http://www.southpointmeetings.com http://www.pasadenameetings.com http://www.tuscanylv.com http://www.visitplano.com http://www.meetingservicesinc.com http://www.RiversideCVB.com http://www.visitnorfolktoday.com http://www.ococean.com http://www.orlandonorth.embassysuites.com http://www.ococean.com http://www.meetingservicesinc.com http://www.meetingservicesinc.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Fall 2013

President’s Letter
Editor’s Letter
Going PlacesTee Off in Texas
Finding Contract Solutions and Savings
Three Rules for Working with Difficult and Nasty People
Meet a MemberNick Hussein, DoubleTree by Hilton Bay City-Riverfront
Conference ConnectionMeeting Planners by the Numbers
CGMP Corner
Question for Our MembersHow Have Changes in Government Meetings Impacted Your Company?
National Updates
SGMP Nation
Advertisers’ Index

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