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The Great Outdoors – Iowa Event Activities for Groups

The Great Outdoors – Iowa Event Activities for Groups

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | June 21, 2022

Whether you’re looking for team building activities, planning a corporate outing, or scheduling a company retreat, we recommend you start with our list of amazing Iowa event venues you’re going to want to try. Better yet, they are all outdoors. Read more...

Place Your Bet – Winning Iowa Casino Event Venues

Place Your Bet – Winning Iowa Casino Event Venues

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | May 12, 2022

Place your bet on a memorable time enjoyed by your attendees long after the meeting is over when you choose an Iowa casino resort for your gathering. Read more...

Retreat Reinvented – 5 Restorative Iowa Resort Retreats

Retreat Reinvented – 5 Restorative Iowa Resort Retreats

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | April 13, 2022

A restorative retreat begins with careful planning and site selection of a Iowa resort venue where your guests experience a dream-come-true event and quite likely, tweet their friends and families that they’re never leaving, at least, not for a while. Read more...

Spring Training - 5 Iowa Conference & Convention Centers Your Play Book Needs

Spring Training - 5 Iowa Conference & Convention Centers Your Play Book Needs

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | March 10, 2022

It’s that time of year again — spring training! First, you will need to find the perfect Iowa conference or convention center to host your team. This year, we’ve got some real heavy hitters that are sure to make your conference or convention hall of fame. Read more...

Enticing Event Venues - 5 Iowa Eatery Experts Known for Their Food

Enticing Event Venues - 5 Iowa Eatery Experts Known for Their Food

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | February 15, 2022

When planning events, you know that food can make or break an event. And while the menu choices you make are critical, event success really starts with securing the services of a great Iowa caterer. Read more...

ABCs of CVBs - Iowa Destination Planning At Your Service

ABCs of CVBs - Iowa Destination Planning At Your Service

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | January 18, 2022

A best-kept secret of the meeting and event planning industry, Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVBs), are truly one of the best Iowa resources out there for planners. Read more...

Festive Facilities – Where to Host Your Iowa Holiday Party

Festive Facilities – Where to Host Your Iowa Holiday Party

Spotlight | December 16, 2021

Tis’ the season of ho-ho-ho-holiday parties! And what better place for your holiday happening than a hall? Whether located in a Iowa hotel or an event center, halls offer a host of amenities, catering options, and wide open spaces that you simply can’t find anywhere else. Read more...

Be Our Guest - Iowa Hotel Venues that Roll Out the Red Carpet

Be Our Guest - Iowa Hotel Venues that Roll Out the Red Carpet

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | November 30, 2021

Picking the perfect accommodations for your group with the most comfortable rooms, amazing amenities, and sensational service for your group doesn’t have to be difficult. Not when you check out (and then check in to) any of these outstanding Iowa hotels and resorts. Read more...

Relaxing Retreats – Iowa Resorts Ready to Rejuvenate Your Staff

Relaxing Retreats – Iowa Resorts Ready to Rejuvenate Your Staff

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | October 12, 2021

Here’s the plan, create a diversion. Something your staff or members are not expecting at the annual Iowa conference, meeting or retreat. Read more...

Savvy Suppliers - Iowa Must Have Meeting & Event Services

Savvy Suppliers - Iowa Must Have Meeting & Event Services

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | September 21, 2021

Every planner knows that successful events are all about the details. Of course, the venue is crucial. But if you host your gala in Buckingham Palace and the food is bad, what are your guest going to remember? (Okay, maybe they’d remember the queen, but that bad corn would stick in their minds long after it got stuck in their teeth.) Whether it’s your lunch or your linens, the tent or the torts, the blooms or the booze, when you get the details right, everything comes together flawlessly. Read more...

Get Conventional - Iowa Corporate Conference & Convention Spaces

Get Conventional - Iowa Corporate Conference & Convention Spaces

Spotlight | August 12, 2021

From the heart of the city to the rolling hills of the countryside, Iowa conference and convention centers offer just about everything you can imagine for your event. Whether you’re planning a convention, trade show, or conference, you will definitely get conventional with these venues! Read more...

Craft of Challenge: Iowa Team Building that Connects

Craft of Challenge: Iowa Team Building that Connects

Spotlight | Casey Romano, Publisher | July 20, 2021

When it comes to planning a corporate outing, scheduling a company retreat, or looking for a team building venue, one thing is for certain, you will want to be sure to choose a team building activiiy that connects. Here are a few Iowa team building activities that do just that. Read more...

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The Scoop | Casey Romano, Publisher | June 13, 2022

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10 Key Sponsorship Revenue-Generating Areas for Any Meeting

10 Key Sponsorship Revenue-Generating Areas for Any Meeting

Tips and Trends | June 02, 2022

Securing sponsorships for any type of meeting is a critical component of ensuring the financial health of an event, especially for associations. Sponsorship revenue streams can often match or exceed registration revenue and other event related revenues. Read more...