The Nature of the Industry.According to "The Economic Significance of Meetings to the U.S. Economy", the first of its kind quantitative research-based analysis on the subject, meetings and conventions support over 1.7 million jobs throughout the U.S. alone.
In this edition of FocusED, UniFocus CEO Mark Heymann explores organizational models and challenges historic assumptions, we look at market conditions and dissect whether or not Hoteliers are ready to rebound in 2011.
In this Fall's edition of FocusED, we feature Dr. Dan Mount as he shares lessons learned in the downturn. Additionally, CEO and Founder, Mark Heymann discusses what can be done to ramp up for the future in the hospitality industry.
As we start the new year, CEO and Founder Mark Heymann looks at meeting planners and their importance to the industry and Chris Gabaldon, Vice- President of Global Sales for the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company shares insights from Ritz-Carlton's highly successful "Meetings within Reach" promotion during the downturn.
In this Special Edition of FocusED this year, COO, Ken Heymann explores the recent financial crisis and how re-engaging staff creates a recipe for success in today's ever changing market. CEO and Founder Mark Heymann answers the question "Is Engagement Enough?"