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Inside this Issue > Features JUNE 2008 TALKING INSURANCE CONFERENCE SPEAKERS PAGE 44 COVER STORY: RESORT MEETINGS MEETING SITES 34 The All-in-One Resort With ample conference and even convention space, today’s versatile destination resorts have a place for everyone and every meeting. BY TERRI HARDIN 49 Places & Spaces Hotels in India are on the rise . . . new spa in old Spanish monastery . . . Show Special: HSMAI Affordable Meetings West (Long Beach, CA). SPONSORSHIP GUIDE HSMAI IN LONG BEACH 30 Dialing for Dollars There’s sponsorship money out there for meetings; it’s just a question of structuring the deal. BY SUZIE AMER AND NOW, A WORD ABOUT SPONSORSHIPS PAGE 30 52 Florida’s West Coast 60 Mississippi 64 Atlanta 67 INSURANCE MEETINGS Wisconsin 44 Bottom-Line Speakers Here are six popular speakers who’ve addressed insurance industry conventions and conferences with intelligence, energy, and humor. BY RON DONOHO 68 Chicago Cover photo: Korey Howell Photography 2 JUNE 2008 SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Successful Meetings - June 2008

Successful Meetings - June 2008
Editor's Note
Industry Trends
Planner Spotlight: Kelly Broz
Technology Talk
Food & Beverage
Websites of the Month
Pre-Event: Tech
Pre-Event: Bartering
Tools of the Trade
Dialing for Dollars
The All-in-One Resort
Bottom-Line Speakers
Places & Spaces
Florida’s West Coast

Successful Meetings - June 2008