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MPI Welcomes More than 1,200 In-Person Attendees at World Education Congress

Press Release | June 22, 2021

The hybrid event is underway at Caesars Forum in Las Vegas, with more than 550 virtual participants, as well. Read more...

EMPI 2020-2021 Recipients

Press Release | June 22, 2021

Congratulations to our 2020-2021 EMPI Recipients! Read more...

Eagan, Inver Grove Heights officials look to study feasibility of sports complex in south metro

Press Release | June 22, 2021

Legislature asked for $100,000 to analyze sites, user demand and costs of facility in south metro. Read more...

Hotel Industry and Workers Union Unite to Support the Save Hotel Jobs Act

Press Release | April 29, 2021

The new legislation seeks urgent support for hospitality employees who have been disproportionately affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more...

Des Moines' Surety Hotel named one of the world's best new hotels

Press Release | April 29, 2021

Traveling to Des Moines or just looking for a nice staycation? You might want to check out Surety Hotel, which was recently named one of the world's best new hotels by Travel + Leisure. Read more...

GBTA Survey: Travel Mgrs. See Travelers Increasingly Ready to Hit the Road

Press Release | April 29, 2021

Nearly two-thirds of member corporate travel managers surveyed this month by the Global Business Travel Association believe their organizations' employees now are ready to travel for business, the highest figure by a good margin recorded in the monthly surveys the association has conducted in the past six months. Read more...

Grand Casino celebrates 30th anniversary with more than cake

Press Release | April 29, 2021

Hundreds of thousands of winning dollars are on the table. Read more...

Destination distillery one step closer to reality with creation of new TID

Press Release | April 29, 2021

RIVER FALLS -- A destination distillery, event space and restaurant proposed for the vacant and degrading Shopko site is one step closer to reality after the March 23 River Falls City Council meeting. Read more...

GBTA Shifts Convention to November 2021

Press Release | April 29, 2021

Taking stakeholder feedback and continuing pandemic restrictions into consideration, the Global Business Travel Association has moved its annual meeting. Read more...

Greater Ottumwa CVB receives award from Midwest Travel Network

Press Release | January 13, 2021

The Greater Ottumwa Convention and Visitors Bureau received an award for Best FAM Trip from the Midwest Travel Network at their annual award ceremony on December 23rd, 2020. Read more...

Marriott International Announces COVID-19 Testing Availability for Groups

Press Release | January 13, 2021

As part of ongoing steps to help instill confidence for meeting professionals and attendees, Marriott International will be offering COVID-19 testing, which meeting professionals may select for group meetings at certain Marriott-branded hotels in the United States, beginning in January 2021. Read more...

Proposed Covid-Relief Act Would Bring Aid to Travel Businesses

Press Release | December 15, 2020

The bipartisan bill, which could go to a vote next week, includes measures supported by the U.S. Travel Association. Read more...