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Recently, our DC area event planning team hosted an event at a venue with a less-than-pleasant contact. Actually, that’s putting it mildly. Throughout planning of the event, the venue contact was irritable and treated us as if there were better things to do than deal...

Many popular destinations for meetings and events are seeing strong demand in 2018 which decreases availability and increases pricing. A summary of Two Roads Hospitality survey results and other meeting indicators points to a continued  strong “sellers'” market that will last ostensibly through 2019 and possibly...

There have been many reports about the adverse health effects of sitting. One CBS Report states that no amount of physical activity is enough to combat the dangerous health effects of sitting for hours each day. Studies have even linked long periods of sitting with...

Silver Spring, MD – Jennifer D. Collins, CMP, President & CEO of award-winning event design company JDC Events, has been named a 2018 Smart Women in Meetings Awards winner. Designed to honor and celebrate top-performing women in the meetings industry, the Smart Women in Meetings...

You better sit down for this one … traditional chairs just don’t cut it anymore. Engaging today’s event attendees requires unique and imaginative seating that reflects the modern, mobile and increasingly technology-driven participant. ...