The call for nominations for Meetings + Incentive Travel's 2017 Readers' Choice Awards is now open. The Readers' Choice Awards program gives qualified planners the opportunity to honor Canadian suppliers that have exceeded expectations. The 2017 program has been expanded to include destination marketing organizations (DMOs/CVBs), destination management companies (DMCs), entertainment companies … Read More about M+IT Expands Readers’ Choice Awards Program; Opens Call for Nominations
Meetings + Incentive Travel's readers nominated their favourite venues and suppliers and then cast 2,195 votes to determine the winners of the magazine's annual Readers' Choice Awards. The Readers’ Choice Awards program currently has 14 categories. Three of the categories—Best Hotel, Best Venue (without bedrooms) and Best Caterer—each call for nominations in three regions: Eastern Canada, … Read More about M+IT Announces Readers’ Choices
Boasting the twin advantages of convenience and cost effectiveness, virtual meetings have become an important part of the offering that planners bring to their clients. Indeed, 44 per cent of respondents surveyed in M+IT’s 2016 Meetings Market Report indicated that, in 2015, they used teleconference services to conduct meetings, and 27 per cent employed webcasts. Those are significant numbers, … Read More about M+IT EXCLUSIVE! 2016 Meetings Market Report: Face-to-face vs. Virtual
Toronto, Ontario (August 16, 2017) – Meetings + Incentive Travel (M+IT) announced its 2016 Hall of Fame inductees today in a special, live presentation at IncentiveWorks™ 2016, Canada’s leading meeting, events and incentive travel trade show and conference. “We are delighted to welcome this year’s inductees into the Hall of Fame family,” says Robin Paisley, managing director, M+IT and … Read More about M+IT Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees
Next month, Meetings + Incentive Travel (M+IT) will bring its planner-specific education to Western Canada in a full-day conference series called M+IT University. Marketing and creativity expert Darren Dahl headlines the Vancouver edition of M+IT University November 2nd and the Calgary edition on November 4th. Industry experts Tahira Endean, Christine Couvelier, Ben Moorsom, Cher Jones, Kathy … Read More about Final Conference Lineup Announced for M+IT University
Meetings + Incentive Travel's Call for Nominations for its Hall of Fame Awards program is now open. Click here to nominate a peer or yourself! M+IT's Hall of Fame is the Canadian MICE industry's only independent awards program. Since its launch in 2009, it has honoured 41 members of the meetings, events and incentives community. Hall of Fame categories are: THE BIG IDEA: Honours an … Read More about M+IT Opens Hall of Fame Call for Nominations – Who will you nominate?
Event Spectrum Inc. (ESI) has announced the launch of the Stand Up and Stand Out in Jamaica Contest. Partnering with Jamaica Tourism and Meetings and Incentive Travel (M+IT) magazine, Event Spectrum is searching for a student set to graduate (or has recently graduated) from a recognized event management program in Canada who can Stand Up and Stand Out the most during a four-part contest. The … Read More about Attention Event Management Students: Want to Win FAM Trip to Jamaica?
August 3, 2011 Sonja Chilcott has been named publisher of Meetings & Incentive Travel. “It’s great to be back in the meetings world,” says Sonja, who worked at M&IT as a sales manager from 2002 to 2006. Sonja brings over 12 years’ publishing experience, in both the consumer and business-to-business worlds, to her new role. For the last five years, she worked as the education specialist … Read More about Sonja Chilcott Named M&IT Publisher