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Inside this Issue > Features OCTOBER 2008 Northrop Grumman brought the Big Apple to the Big Easy for a March event. PAGE 40 32 Technology for Modern Meetings Conference centers wow meetings planners when it comes to technological innovations. BY MICHAEL GOLDSTEIN CONFERENCE CENTERS MEETING SITES 56 Places & Spaces Taverns from sea to shining sea . . . new properties from New York City to Chicago to Napa Valley. International Updates: Asia, Europe, and the Caribbean. FORTUNE 1000 40 A Tale of Two Cities Northrop Grumman celebrates the christening of the USS New York in New Orleans. BY CHRISTOPHER HOSFORD 100 Mexican Destination Resorts 116 Spain 118 Austin 122 New Orleans SPECIAL EVENTS 50 A Cast of Thousands COVER STORY 124 Lake Tahoe / Reno Warner Bros. event mogul Hillary Harris creates affairs to remember. BY ANDREA DOYLE Cover photography Ellen: Getty Images / Jordan Strauss / WireImage Background: Nadine Froger Ellen DeGeneres “crashes” into her 50s at her Warner Bros. birthday bash. PAGE 50 2 OCTOBER 2008 SUCCESSFUL MEETINGS

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

Successful Meetings - October 2008
Editor's Note
Supplier News
On the Record
Planner News
Planner Spotlight
Personal Success
Technology Talk
Food &Beverage
Tools of the Trade
On Site
Technology for Modern Meetings
A Tale of Two Cities
A Cast of Thousands
Places & Spaces
Mexican Destination Resorts
New Orleans
Lake Tahoe / Reno

Successful Meetings - October 2008