Successful Meetings - February 2009 - (Page 40)

CVB Focus MEANWHILE, BACK AT HEADQUARTERS CVBs play a big role in luring headquarters hotels to convention destinations. Here’s how By Kinley Levack n Dallas, where it looks as though the convention center may finally see a headquarters hotel, CVB executives are breathing a cautious sigh of relief after working tirelessly as advocates of the project. According to Phillip Jones, I CEO and president of the Dallas CVB, the bureau’s work in support of a Dallas headquarters hotel has included discussions with the mayor and council as to why this is a priority, getting stakeholders such as the Dallas Black Chamber of 40 I SM I February 2009 I

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Successful Meetings - February 2009

Successful Meetings - February 2009
Editor's Letter
News Update: Meetings Associations Band Together
Planner Spotlight
Technology Talk
Food & Beverage
Making Cents of It All
Meanwhile, Back at Headquarters
Seal of Approval
Come Sail Away
Making Tracks
Places & Spaces
Florida’s East Coast
3 Days in Philadelphia

Successful Meetings - February 2009