Destination Hotels Reveals 2017 Trend Forecast in Fifth Annual 'State of the Meetings Industry' Survey
November 29, 2016 1:34pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Nov. 29, 2016 -- Destination Hotels, a leading collection of luxury and upscale independent hotels, resorts and residences across the United States, now part of Two Roads Hospitality, releases key findings on 2017 meetings trends today from its fifth annual "State of the Meetings Industry" survey. By analyzing the responses of more than 400 corporate, association, government and independent planners, Destination Hotels has gleaned trends about how planning duties and meetings themselves are changing for 2017.
The following is a summary of the most significant survey results, in addition to related insight and best practices from meetings-focused executives within Destination Hotels.
"To create our DĒP certification, we took what we think are the best elements of the certified meeting professional (CMP) program plus other industry certification programs, then added several elements we want to focus on as a brand," said Kevin Barosso, Vice President of Global Group Sales for Two Roads Hospitality.
For more information or to review the full version of the white paper, please visit www.destinationhotels.com.
*Survey Methodology: In October 2016, Destination Hotels contacted 23,819 corporate, association, government, and independent meeting planners, of which 405 responded to the survey.
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Destination Hotels (Destination) is a collection of luxury and upscale independent hotels, resorts and residences across the United States. Offering authentically-immersed and enriching experiences, each property is individual at heart, yet connected by a commitment to drawing upon the best of each location. Highly distinct, the Destination experience is always memorable and matchless; guests will feel the locale in a genuine way through each property and during the engaging moments cultivated both in and outside of them. Continuously growing with more than 40 properties from coast to coast, the award-winning portfolio features 20 renowned golf courses, 20 indigenous spas, and 110 exceptional bars and restaurants. Destination Hotels are true to our place; diverse by design. For more information, visit www.destinationhotels.com.
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