CVB Spotlight: Grapevine, TX Readies for Return

CVB Spotlight: Grapevine, TX Readies for Return

As the pandemic caused the meetings and events industry to quickly adapt to fewer in-person events, Meeting Expectations’ in-house Site Selection team remains on the front lines, supporting our clients and working closely with our convention and visitor bureau (CVB) partners across the country.

Step Off The Platform Into an Engaging Virtual Event

Step Off The Platform Into an Engaging Virtual Event

In the blink of an eye, “Zoom fatigue” has become part of the vernacular. As the pandemic compelled companies and organizations to deliver their events in an online environment, many have become so laser-focused on learning the ins and outs of new technology, that they have neglected the most important factor: the human factor.

Going Online Keeps NPMA on Track

Going Online Keeps NPMA on Track

Client Objective When the COVID-19 pandemic forced the National Property Management Association (NPMA) to cancel in-person education classes, the association looked for ways to meet member demands for online professional development. The ME team was tasked to quickly...
Navigating New Protocols: Behind-the-Scenes

Navigating New Protocols: Behind-the-Scenes

In late May, Lisa Neylon flew from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport to San Diego, CA to visit two resorts. Why? The coronavirus pandemic has rightfully ceased much of the meetings and events industry for the past three months. Now, as places across the country re-open, it was time for her to embark on a travel experience – from beginning to end – and share the process and with our clients and community.

Teaching the Tools of the Trade: From Live to Online

Teaching the Tools of the Trade: From Live to Online

Client Objective When the coronavirus forced associations and corporations to make hard decisions to cancel in-person events, the association needed to quickly shift its approach to continue to provide value to its members. Solution We quickly created and executed a...