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CASINO/RESORT Grand Sierra Resort & Casino ............................................................ sales.grandsierraresort.com................................................................Outside Back Cover CONFERENCE & CONVENTION CENTERS Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart .....................................americasmart.com/convention .......................................................................................... 9 CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAUS Chattanooga Area CVB ........................................................................chattanoogameetings.com ........................................................................................... 16 Emerald Coast CVB, Inc............................................................................... destin-fwb.com ..................................................................................................... 3 Kankakee County Convention and Visitors Bureau ...............................visitkankakeecounty.com ............................................................................................ 22 Loudoun Convention & Visitors Association .............................................. meetinloudoun.com ................................................................................................ 10 Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau ....................................................visitpasadena.com ................................................................................................. 13 Philadelphia CVB ...............................................................................................pcvb.org ......................................................................................................... 29 Plano CVB .....................................................................................................planocvb.com ..................................................................................................... 22 Riverside CVB.............................................................................................. riversidecb.com ................................................................................................... 16 Tampa Bay and Company ..........................................................................visittampabay.com ................................................................................................... 4 HOTELS & RESORTS Bear Creek Mountain Resort and Conference Center .............................bcmountainresort.com .............................................................................................. 29 DoubleTree by Hilton Virginia Beach ................................................. virginiabeach.doubletree.com................................................................. Inside Back Cover DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton-Crystal City ............................................... doubletreecrystalcity.com ................................................................... Inside Back Cover Fredericksburg Area Tourism ...................................................................... meetatfred.com ........................................................................... Inside Back Cover Hampton CVB ............................................................................................. hamptoncvb.com .......................................................................... Inside Back Cover Hilton Alexandria Mark Center .................................................................alexandria.hilton.com ....................................................................... Inside Back Cover Holiday Inn Koger Conference Center ......................................................holidayinnkroger.com ....................................................................... Inside Back Cover InterContinental Hotels Group National.................................................. holidayinn.com/options......................................................................Inside Front Cover The Platinum Hotel .......................................................................................lvplatinum.com ...................................................................................................... 8 SeaCrest Resort ....................................................................................... seacrestpismo.com ................................................................................................ 12 MEETING & BANQUET FACILITIES InterContinental Hotels Group National.................................................. holidayinn.com/options......................................................................Inside Front Cover Tsakopoulos Library Galleria .....................................................................librarygalleria.com ................................................................................................. 27 ADVERTISERS’ INDEX COMPLETE Magnificent ( AND COMPLETELY ) “It has been an amazing convention and a really enjoyable experience for us in Philadelphia. Overall, the building is just magnificent and beautiful.” PENNSYLVANIA CONVENTION CENTER EXPANSION The Perfect Place he Perfect Plac e Perfect Pl ef for your next event. THAT’S MY PHILADELPHIA STORY —ARLENE KIDWELL, SENIOR DIRECTOR OF MEETINGS, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STUDENT PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATORS It’s all here! One million square feet of usable space in the newly expanded Pennsylvania Convention Center. Just another piece of the complete package we offer to meeting planners. For your next meeting, Bear Creek is the perfect location. Take advantage of our: Three large banquet rooms 26,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space First class hotel Luxurious spa Two restaurants Mountain activities For information contact our event planner at www.MEETPHL.com or 1.855.MEET.PHL (888) 628-0144 568301_Philadelphia.indd 1 1/7/12 1:38:32 PM 566331_Bear.indd 1 1/3/12 www.sgmp.org 10:01:02 PM 29 http://sales.grandsierraresort.com http://www.americasmart.com/convention http://www.chattanoogameetings.com http://www.destin-fwb.com http://www.visitkankakeecounty.com http://www.meetinloudoun.com http://www.visitpasadena.com http://www.pcvb.org http://www.planocvb.com http://www.riversidecb.com http://www.visittampabay.com http://www.bcmountainresort.com http://virginiabeach.doubletree.com http://www.doubletreecrystalcity.com http://www.meetatfred.com http://www.hamptoncvb.com http://alexandria.hilton.com http://www.holidayinnkroger.com http://www.holidayinn.com/options http://www.lvplatinum.com http://www.seacrestpismo.com http://www.holidayinn.com/options http://www.librarygalleria.com http://www.MEETPHL.com http://www.bcmountainresort.com http://www.sgmp.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Fall 2012

President’s Letter
Editor’s Letter
Going Places
Dieting on a Per Diem
Plan Green
Education Edge
Demonstrate the Value of Your Meeting
Good to Know
Supplier Strategy
That’s Technology
Conference Connection
Freeze of Per Diem Rates is not a Hotel Freeze out for Government Business
Membership News
Travel Tips & Trends
Continuing Education Now Includes New ADA Rules
SGMP Nation
Advertisers’ Index
The Meeting Minute

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