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Cool Schools — Our Favorite Iowa Training Centers, Classrooms & Academic Facilities

Cool Schools — Our Favorite Iowa Training Centers, Classrooms & Academic Facilities

Spotlight | September 10, 2019

Your assignment? Study up on the seemingly countless Iowa venues where you can host your next training event and learn which ones are the best. Read more...

Well Done — Iowa Rare & Unique Venues

Well Done — Iowa Rare & Unique Venues

Spotlight | Kris McNeely, Content Editor | August 13, 2019

It goes without saying that every planner strives to create an event that is memorable. And while an interesting menu or trendy lighting certainly helps, to make a lasting impression we recommend starting with a spot that’s out of the ordinary. Don’t know where to begin? We suggest you consider one of these distinctive Iowa venues. Read more...

Keep it Local — The Best IA Neighborhood Meeting Spaces

Keep it Local — The Best IA Neighborhood Meeting Spaces

Spotlight | July 16, 2019

Keeping it local means the money stays in your community, there are fewer travel and lodging expenses, and when food served is sourced locally, it’s often fresher and better tasting. What’s not to love? Read more...

Make Fun — Amazing Iowa Team-building Activities

Make Fun — Amazing Iowa Team-building Activities

Spotlight | June 13, 2019

Fun doesn’t just happen. Like everything else, you must start with a great plan and a fun-tastic place for it to happen. Whether you’re looking for team building activities, planning a corporate outing, or scheduling a company retreat, we recommend these amazing activities at Iowa venues you’re going to want to try. Read more...

Break Free — Plan the Perfect Iowa Corporate Retreat

Break Free — Plan the Perfect Iowa Corporate Retreat

Spotlight | May 15, 2019

A corporate retreat is a powerful way for your employees to regain focus, work on team building, gain new insights, or receive a reward for a job well done. Whether your retreat is about leadership, education, or recreation, you need the perfect destination to gather. As you consider your goals and plan your retreat, we’d like to suggest you consider any of these 8 fabulous Iowa venues. Read more...

Best Bet — 5 Iowa Casinos That Cater to Your Crowd

Best Bet — 5 Iowa Casinos That Cater to Your Crowd

Spotlight | April 10, 2019

Why take a chance on choosing a casino for your gathering, when you can hit the jackpot at any one of these Iowa casinos? Read more...

Know Your Place — 10 Best Trade Show Spaces in Iowa

Know Your Place — 10 Best Trade Show Spaces in Iowa

Spotlight | March 12, 2019

As any planner knows, there are a million things to consider when choosing a venue for a trade show. Location, size, accessibility, floor plans, traffic flow, and much, much more. If you’re in the midst of the madness of planning a trade show, stop stressing. We’ve found 10 of the best trade show spaces in Iowa just for you. Read more...

On Location — Savvy Planners Book These Iowa Hot Spots

On Location — Savvy Planners Book These Iowa Hot Spots

Spotlight | February 12, 2019

Vegas, LA, New York? Sure, they’re great places to hold an event or a corporate convention. They’re also expensive, crowded, and can be a logistical nightmare. Good thing there are fantastic places closer to home that are affordable, accommodating, and easy to navigate. Take a look at some fun facts about these Iowa hot spots that are fast becoming popular with planners. Read more...

Kick Start — Inspiring Iowa Lake, Mountain & Countryside Resorts

Kick Start — Inspiring Iowa Lake, Mountain & Countryside Resorts

Spotlight | January 16, 2019

A corporate retreat or company conference is a great way to kick off the year and get everyone pointed in the right direction for the months ahead. Your event can be especially effective when you book at one of these inspiring Iowa resorts. Read more...

Gala Affair — Planning the Perfect Iowa Party

Gala Affair — Planning the Perfect Iowa Party

Spotlight | December 13, 2018

Twinkling lights, a stylish atmosphere, gourmet food — all critical ingredients for an unforgettable gala. Read more...

Accommodating Iowa Accommodations — Full-Service, Select-Service, Limited-Service, and Boutique Hote

Accommodating Iowa Accommodations — Full-Service, Select-Service, Limited-Service, and Boutique Hote

Spotlight | November 15, 2018

When it comes to picking a hotel, it’s nice to have choices. Especially when those choices allow you to choose the hotel you want with the services and amenities you need. Whether your guests are simply stopping over for one night, or in town for the week, these Iowa hotels are more than accommodating. Read more...

On Loan — The Latest in Iowa Event Rentals

On Loan — The Latest in Iowa Event Rentals

Spotlight | October 17, 2018

Need a tent for your next event? How about radios to relay commands to your crew? And where on earth are you going to find a photo booth? Relax! We’ve put together your must-have Iowa event rental suppliers in this handy guide. Read more...

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Safe & Sound — The Role of Two-Way Radio in Event Security

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Ask the Expert | Gary Range, Director of Sales & Marketing | August 28, 2019

The set up and execution of a large-scale gala can be a logistical nightmare. When your team is scattered across a large area and you need to talk to everyone NOW, what can you do? Read more...

Sentry Insurance to Build an On-Course, Boutique Hotel at SentryWorld in Stevens Point, Wis.

Sentry Insurance to Build an On-Course, Boutique Hotel at SentryWorld in Stevens Point, Wis.

Comings and Goings | September 06, 2019

In the wake of hosting a successful USGA championship, Sentry today announced plans to build a boutique hotel at SentryWorld, its premier destination golf course located across the street from the mutual insurer's Stevens Point headquarters. Read more...