All posts in "Winter 2015-2016"
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Cover Story

December 29, 2015

A Venue for All Reasons The versatile Lodge of Four Seasons turns over a new leaf. by Julia M. Johnson It’s a true sign of devotion to guest expectations when a major hospitality property expends millions of dollars to update itself. That certainly was the idea behind the Lodge of Four Seasons’ latest renovation project, […]

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Meet Over Eats

December 29, 2015

Gourmet to Go A Modern Take on the Box Lunch by Solana Shellner As a child, did you ever take a sack lunch on a field trip to the zoo? Or eat out of a lunch box with your favorite Disney character or action hero on the front? Get ready to relive that sense of culinary […]

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Feature

December 29, 2015

Event Insurance: When You Need Special Assurance by Stephen Lindsley There are times when the most popular keynote speaker or lavish sit-down dinner may not be enough to grab the attention of potential event attendees. It is at these moments in the life of a meeting planner when thoughts may turn to more spectacular enticements such […]

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Missouri Meetings & Events Kansas City Regional Expo

December 29, 2015

Give and Take: Planners and Exhibitors Come Together at MM&E Expo by Solana Shellner Corporate fund raisers, business luncheons, and other events never stop appearing on the calendar, so event planners must be ready with new, exciting, and trendy ideas. Aligning planners with exhibitors and suppliers, all in one place, creates a continuous cycle of education and […]

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Safety 101

December 29, 2015

Kop’s Korner: To Carry, or Not to Carry? Examine your company’s policies about armed law enforcement on site. By Det. Trent Koppel “Should I or shouldn’t I carry my firearm while off duty?” seems to be a question many law enforcement officers are asking themselves lately. At the same time, they’re asking, “Should I carry […]

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Meet Over Eats

December 29, 2015

Meet Me at Vito’s Vito’s Sicilian Pizzeria and Ristorante and Vito’s in the Valley by Solana Shellner Just across Lindell Blvd. from Saint Louis University stands a tribute to authentic Sicilian cuisine, known as Vito’s Sicilian Pizzeria and Ristorante. Its close proximity to campus means that Vito’s knows how to appeal to a young and vibrant […]

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Facility Focus

December 29, 2015

A Glimpse of the Past, Now Boarding Ship your meeting guests back in time with a memorable trip to the Titanic Museum. by Julia M. Johnson Looking for the right entertainment vessel to transport your event guests back to a storied era in maritime history? If you’re planning gatherings in the Branson-Springfield area, consider treating your […]

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Combatting Room Block Pirates Who Is Selling Hotel Rooms to Your Attendees?

December 29, 2015

By Barbara F. Dunn O’Neal, Esq. Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP Guess who is back? Room block pirates! After many years of being the only ones to market and reserve housing for their meeting attendees, many groups have unwanted “helpers” – namely, housing companies soliciting their attendees for hotel room reservations without the group’s authorization. […]

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Green(er) Events 101

December 29, 2015

Zero-Waste Events Made Easy by Laura Allers-Lowry Believe it or not, there are still a few event and meeting planners out there who need a little insight into how to plan a zero-waste event. If you find yourself in this group, have no fear, and listen up!

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