The Executive - September/October 2017 - 14

RIVERSIDE CVB
D E S T I N AT I O N FA C T S

T

he meetings market today
is defined by change and
competition. Riverside
Convention & Visitors Bureau
(CVB) offers a range of services to
help meeting planners stay ahead by
amplifying their meeting experience from
start to finish. As experts in destination
and event planning, we take pride in being
a comprehensive source of information
to help you make the most informed and
effective decisions possible. We offer close
communication with our local partners
to ensure proposals are prepared timely
and in alignment with your core meeting

goals and objectives. We specialize in
one-on-one, person to person meetings
throughout the entire sales process,
and we'll be happy to assist you with
our diverse region. The boutique style
Riverside Convention Center offers 65K
square feet of flexible meeting space,
with the Marriott, Hyatt Place and the
Mission Inn Hotel & Spa adjacent to the
facility. Enjoy the walkable downtown
Main Street with the convenience of the
Ontario International Airport, just 17 miles
away. Available 24/7, our complimentary
services will ensure your event in the
Inland Empire is one they'll never forget.

LOCAL HOTELS
Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
Originally opened in 1903, the AAA Four
Diamond, Historic Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
was recently named #1 Historic Hotel by
USA Today's 10Best and #1 Best Historic
Hotel by Historic Hotels of America. The
hotel features 238 guest rooms, including
27 suites and four restaurants: Duane's Prime
Steaks and Seafood, Bella Trattoria Italian
Bistro, Las Campanas Mexican Cuisine &
Cantina, and The Mission Inn Restaurant.
The hotel also features the new Irvine &
Roberts Family Vineyards Wine Tasting
Room, 54 Degrees at Duane's, Casey's
Cupcakes, and The Presidential Lounge.
There are 15 beautiful meeting rooms that
can accommodate groups of 10-250.
In addition, the hotel offers a serene
swimming pool and Jacuzzi surrounded
by lush gardens, a fitness center, a historic
museum, Conde Naste award-winning
Kelly's Spa, and the iconic Festival of
Lights annual holiday celebration that has
gained national attention by the media.
Embrace the history and enjoy a luxurious
setting right here in Southern California.

Marriott Riverside
Adjacent to the Riverside Convention
Center and one of its preferred hotels, the
Marriott Riverside's location is ideal for
business and leisure travelers. It is a short
walk to over 100 specialty and antique
shops, eateries and only 15 miles from
the Ontario International Airport. It offers
292 smoke-free guest rooms, including
accessible rooms and 24 suites, all featuring
high-speed internet access; work stations,
microwaves and refrigerators in most rooms;
and complimentary in-room coffee and
tea. For fitness and recreation, guests can
enjoy a heated outdoor pool and spa and
24-hour fitness center. The C3 Restaurant
and Bar is open for breakfast, lunch and
dinner and offers hand-crafted cocktails,
craft beer and wine. C3 is also where you'll
find the nearest Starbucks. The hotel features
14,000 square feet of tech-enabled space,
nine flexible meeting rooms, on-site catering
and a Marriott-Certified Meeting Planner on
staff. The Marriott offers room service from
6 a.m. to 10 p.m., 24-hour business center and
grab-and-go market. Marriott Elite guests
enjoy complimentary access to the 12th floor
Concierge Lounge, featuring complimentary
breakfast, evening hors d'oeuvres and
desserts served seven days a week.


http://riversidecvb.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Executive - September/October 2017

Chair’s Message: Leadership Is an Exciting Journey!
At a Glance
What Stewards Do
How to Move From Talk to Action on Diversity and Inclusion
Association Advocacy Thrives in ‘fake News’ Era
Leading Major Change Efforts: Can Ancient Tribal Wisdom Show the Way?
Advancing Associations:
Destination: Colorado
New Members
Member Spotlight: Anne Marie Mourhess
Index to Advertisers
The Executive - September/October 2017 - Intro
The Executive - September/October 2017 - cover1
The Executive - September/October 2017 - cover2
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 3
The Executive - September/October 2017 - Chair’s Message: Leadership Is an Exciting Journey!
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 5
The Executive - September/October 2017 - At a Glance
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 7
The Executive - September/October 2017 - What Stewards Do
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 9
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 10
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 11
The Executive - September/October 2017 - How to Move From Talk to Action on Diversity and Inclusion
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 13
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 14
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 15
The Executive - September/October 2017 - Association Advocacy Thrives in ‘fake News’ Era
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 17
The Executive - September/October 2017 - Leading Major Change Efforts: Can Ancient Tribal Wisdom Show the Way?
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The Executive - September/October 2017 - 20
The Executive - September/October 2017 - 21
The Executive - September/October 2017 - Advancing Associations:
The Executive - September/October 2017 - Destination: Colorado
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The Executive - September/October 2017 - Index to Advertisers
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