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CASINOS/RESORTS Grand Sierra Resort & Casino . . . . . . . . Outside Back Cover www.grandsierraresort.com Station Casinos, Inc.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 www.stationcasinos.com Tachi Palace Hotel & Casino . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43 www.tachipalace.com CONFERENCE AND CONVENTION CENTERS Myrtle Beach Convention Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .38 & 39 www.myrtlebeachconventioncenter.com The National Conference Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 www.conferencecenter.com CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAUS City of Beaumont . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 www.beaumontcvb.com Conference & Visitors Bureau of Montgomery County, MD, Inc. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 www.visitmontgomery.com Norfolk Convention and Visitors Bureau . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 www.norfolkcvb.com Plano CVB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 www.planocvb.com Riverside Convention and Visitors Bureau . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 www.riversidecvb.com Tampa Bay and Company . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 www.visittampabay.com HOTELS & RESORTS Caribe Royale Resort . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Inside Back Cover www.cariberoyale.com Doubletree Hotel Bethesda. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 www.doubletreebethesda.com Doubletree Miami Mart Airport Hotel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 www.doubletreemiamimart.com Galt House Hotel & Suites. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 www.galthouse.com Harbourtowne Conference Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43 www.harbourtowne.com Historic Inns of Annapolis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 www.annapolisinns.com InterContinental Hotels Group National. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Inside Front Cover & 3 www.holidayinn.com/options Loews Hotels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 www.loewshotels.com Marriott Grand Hotel Resort & Golf Club . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 www.marriottgrand.com Omni Hotels National. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18, 23 www.omniunderstands.com The Platinum Hotel & Spa . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 www.theplatinumhotel.com Rocky Gap Lodge & Golf Resort . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 www.rockygapresort.com Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center . . 4 www.ronaldreaganbuilding.com Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 www.sheraton.com Sheraton Premier at Tysons Corner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 www.sheratontysonscorner.com The Westin Chicago North Shore . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45 www.westin.com/chicagonorthshore give ideas room to grow Book your next meeting at The Westin Chicago North Shore, where your group’s productivity is our priority. Located just 16 miles north of O'Hare International Airport, The Westin Chicago North Shore in Wheeling, Illinois, features 412 renewing guest rooms, 35,000 square feet of single-floor meeting space, a 14,825 square foot grand ballroom (the largest on the North Shore) and complimentary parking. For more information, please call 847.777.6500 or visit www.westin.com/chicagonorthshore 481561_TheWestin.indd 1 7/12/10 www.sgmp.org 10:20:18 AM 45 http://www.marriottgrand.com http://www.grandsierraresort.com http://www.omniunderstands.com http://www.stationcasinos.com http://www.theplatinumhotel.com http://www.tachipalace.com http://www.rockygapresort.com http://www.myrtlebeachconventioncenter.com http://www.ronaldreaganbuilding.com http://www.conferencecenter.com http://www.sheraton.com http://www.sheratontysonscorner.com http://www.beaumontcvb.com http://www.westin.com/chicagonorthshore http://www.visitmontgomery.com http://www.norfolkcvb.com http://www.planocvb.com http://www.westin.com/chicagonorthshore http://www.riversidecvb.com http://www.visittampabay.com http://www.cariberoyale.com http://www.doubletreebethesda.com http://www.doubletreemiamimart.com http://www.galthouse.com http://www.harbourtowne.com http://www.annapolisinns.com http://www.holidayinn.com/options http://www.loewshotels.com http://www.sgmp.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Winter 2010

Government Connections - Winter 2010
Table of Contents
President’s Letter
Editor’s Letter
Going Places
Education Edge
That’s Technology
Supplier Strategy
Plan Green
Travel Tips and Trends
Good to Know
Dieting on a Per Diem
The Per Diem Pendulum
Contact Sport vs. Meeting Professionals
Raining Cats & Dogs
Are You Planning to Fail?
7 Deadly Sins of Small Meetings
Registration
Meeting Follow-Up is Key to Success
SGMP Nation
Membership News
Conference Connection
Advertisers’ Index
The Meeting Minute

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