Research

Leisure Appeal: A Priority

by Loren G. Edelstein | October 01, 2014
Attendees rate the appeal of leisure time.

Hotel Preferences and Peeves

by Loren G. Edelstein | September 01, 2014
Planners weigh on on their favorite hotel features and pet peeves.

Profile of a Meeting Planner

by Loren G. Edelstein | August 01, 2014
A look at key responsibilities, spending power and more, culled from M&C's latest Salary Survey

Travel: Love It or Loathe It?

by Loren G. Edelstein | July 01, 2014
What do planners really think about all the traveling they do? The answers are revealed in the newest poll from M&C Research.

Cities With the Most Expensive Hotel Rooms

July 01, 2014
The World Hotel Index has released a list of the cities with the most expensive hotels in the world, on average. Geneva, Switzerland, comes in at no. 1 with an average daily rate of $308.

Planners Elaborate on What They Love, Hate and Miss Most on the Road

by Loren G. Edelstein | July 01, 2014
Verbatim comments from our July 2014 research survey.

Verdict: We Are Germophobes

by Loren G. Edelstein | June 01, 2014
Our latest poll makes it official: Meeting planners are, for the most part, germophobes.

Top 10 Global Destinations for Associations

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | June 01, 2014
The U.S., Germany and Spain were the top three countries for international association conventions in 2013, while Paris, Madrid and Vienna were the top three cities.

Who to Tip and How Much?

by Loren G. Edelstein | May 01, 2014
M&C Research offers insights for these and other questions about gratuities in findings from its latest poll.

F&B Prices: Going Up

by Loren G. Edelstein | April 01, 2014
The latest trends in F&B are tracked in our poll.

F&B: What Matters Most to Planners?

by Loren G. Edelstein | April 01, 2014
We asked meeting professionals what's most important when planning menus.

Seeking Excellent Speakers

by Loren G. Edelstein | March 01, 2014
Our latest poll asks meeting planners what their top priorities are when searching for a speaker.

People

Quick Chat With Leland Lewis

by Allen J. Sheinman | October 01, 2014
The general manager of New York City's Roosevelt Hotel compares running a hotel with his days as director of patient support services for the Cleveland Clinic.

Research

Leisure Appeal: A Priority

Attendees rate the appeal of leisure time.

Hotel Preferences and Peeves

Planners weigh on on their favorite hotel features and pet peeves.

Profile of a Meeting Planner

A look at key responsibilities, spending power and more, culled from M&C's latest Salary Survey

Travel: Love It or Loathe It?

What do planners really think about all the traveling they do? The answers are revealed in the newest poll from M&C Research.

News Analysis

The Booming Latin American Travel Market

Travel costs to the region likely will rise considerably in 2015, finds a research study, based on strong demand for select-service hotel brands and other...

Wynn Selected for Casino License in Massachusetts

Wynn MA LLC is the winner in the competition to bring a casino resort to Eastern Massachusetts, but the selection awaits voter approval.

LEED Certification Can Boost a Hotel's Profits

Recent research finds that sustainability certifications like LEED designations likely will help hotels register stronger revenues than their uncertified peers.

Atlantic City Now

Here's how the eight remaining casino resorts in the fabled gaming mecca compare in guest rooms, meeting space and casino space.

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