Holiday Travel Data: AirHelp reports where to expect delays & disruptions

Airline passengers paid a record-breaking $1.2 billion in baggage fees last quarter, and with more than 6.4 million Americans expected to travel by air for the holidays, airlines will continue to benefit from hidden baggage check fees, especially with the DOT’s withdrawal of a proposal requiring airlines to disclose these fees. AirHelp, an air passenger […]

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Cape Girardeau: Southern Charm on the Banks of the Mississippi

Article by Lisa Lance The town of Cape Girardeau is located on the western bank of the Mississippi River just off Interstate 55 midway between St. Louis and Memphis. Brenda Newbern, executive director of Cape Girardeau Convention and Visitors Bureau (VisitCape), noted the Cape Girardeau Regional Airport, which offers daily commuter flights to St. Louis, will […]

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MeetOverEats: Westport Social offers good food and big fun: LHM’s new upscale gaming lounge off to running start

‘Article By Stacy Ross The day after it opened in September, Westport Social hosted two corporate events, and it hasn’t stopped since. Corporate event business took off from the very beginning, Sales Director Jessica Utterback said. Early on, two television stations ran stories about the innovative concept and “The next day, my email exploded,” she […]

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Your Missouri Meetings & Events Spring 2018 Regional Expo – Saint Charles is the place to be!

Mark a prominent spot on your calendar for the next MM&E Regional Expo – Saint Charles! Be sure to join us April 16 and 17, 2018, at the state-of-the-art Saint Charles Convention Center. As is our custom, we’ll offer an intriguing lineup of speakers, educational sessions, exhibitors, products and services… all infused with some of […]

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2017 Kansas City Regional Expo was a Splash!

Missouri Meetings and Events Expo took place on October 4-5th at the Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center in Independence, MO. The Expo offered educational sessions that covered topics such as crisis management, basic meeting planning, working with professional speakers and the future of culinary in Kansas City. The Crisis Management Panel discussion highlighted the […]

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Facility Foucus: Experience Chocolate at Bissinger’s Caramel Room for a Memorable Event: Décor,Chef, Rooftop Terrace Help Set Venue Apart

Article By Stacy Ross Wearing personalized aprons, guests at a recent corporate event at Bissinger’s Caramel Room got a little taste of what’s involved in making the company’s famous truffles. Marble slab tables were brought up from the factory below and, with help from the head chocolatier, guests created their own ganache centers and “tempered” […]

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How Millennials are Changing the way we all travel: Working Harder. Spending Less. Sharing More. And Driving Industry Innovation.

Allianz Global Assistance Study of Americans’ Travel Expectations in 2017 Shows Millennials are Improving Travel for Everyone. — Paydays aren’t as large and vacations aren’t as long, but the millennial traveler is having a profound impact on how all Americans will travel in the future, according to an analysis of travel throughout the 2017 peak […]

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