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Global DMC Planners appoints Catherine Chaulet as new CEO

by Meetings and Conventions Asia | January 17,2020
WASHINGTON – Global DMC Partners (GDP), a global network of independently-owned destination management companies (DMCs) and creative event experts, has appointed its president Catherine Chaulet as the organisation’s CEO.

Viewpoints

The rise of unchartered territories

by Yuji Andreas Wendler | April 02,2019
Yuji Andreas Wendler, managing director at Germany-based team travel international, shares why second-tier — or even third-tier — destinations don’t necessarily need to be second best when it comes to incentive travel.

A world of discoveries

by Esther Faith Lew | January 07,2019
Keep pace with Director Datuk Tan Kok Liang of Borneo Trails Tours & Travel and discover the appeal of Kota Kinabalu and its surrounds as a popular incentive travel destination.

Gone Fishing!

by Esther Faith Lew | October 01,2017
SingEx navigates undiscovered territories with new-to-market events and a catalystic approach towards progamme design and content curation, shares Aloysius Arlando, CEO, SingEx

Management

The future of incentive travel rewards

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | November 29,2019
NEW YORK – Budgets are expanding for incentive programmes, and companies are appreciating the "soft-power" objectives programmes deliver -- aiming, for instance, to build engagement and retain employees -- as well as the traditional goal of meeting and exceeding sales targets. Those positive findings are among the key takeaways from the 2019 Incentive Travel Industry Index, a collaboration between Society of Incentive Travel Experts, the Incentive Research Foundation, and Financial and Insurance Conference Professionals.

One size doesn’t fit all

by Esther Faith Lew | May 28,2018
Long seen as a role for generalists, event planners are gaining recognition as specialists with unique skill sets. Meetings & Conventions Asia takes a look at talent development and evolving industry requirements.

Top 25 Cost-Cutting Tips

by Sarah J.F. Braley& Michael C. Lowe | February 17,2016
Simple ways to save on meetings and events

On the Move

Global DMC Planners appoints Catherine Chaulet as new CEO

WASHINGTON – Global DMC Partners (GDP), a global network of independently-owned destination management companies (DMCs) and creative event experts, has...

Westin Singapore announces key appointments

SINGAPORE – The Westin Singapore, one of the Singapore’s leading 5-star wellness hotels, has announced three new additions to its senior leadership team.

Wellness Tips

How to avoid catching a cold on a plane

NEW YORK – Winter is coming. As the sun starts to set earlier and winter coats come out of hiding, fears of catching a cold resurface. According to Heathline,...

How meeting planners can reduce stress with mindfulness

NEW YORK – Meeting professionals have a lot on their plates. Managing budgets, along with constant travel and tight deadlines, were key factors in CareerCast...