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The October 2013 Issue of ConventionSouth

OCTOBER 2013 DIGITAL EDITION:

If you haven't already read the OCTOBER 2013 issue, check out our digital edition for hot topics like these:

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Watch this video to hear the music of 20 Soulful Cities in the South!




Rhythm & Soul

Feel the rhythm in these 20 soulful cities known for their musical heritage and contemporary musical scenes allowing you to create unique themes at your meetings that have an energetic flair. Read now.



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Go Green: Eco-Event Expert Shares Her Ideas

Conserving our natural environment and reducing our carbon footprint are an ongoing challenge in the meetings and convention industry. At The Peabody Orlando, an innovative new role is dedicated to the ideation and implementation of sustainable initiatives. Dina Belon-Sayre, LEED AP ID&C serves as the hotel's sustainability/energy specialist and advocates for environmental hotel operation practices. Dina is focused on a holistic approach to sustainable hospitality, including efforts related to transportation, waste and recycling, indoor environmental quality, water conservation, green purchasing policies, energy conservation and social enterprise. We sat down with her to find out more about her green meeting ideas. Read more.


 
 

 

Impress Attendees With New & Renovated Meeting Sites

Stunning new meeting facilities, magnificent hotel transformations and destinations supported by ever-changing CVBs-- this is what you'll find in the South's meetings marketplace. The following new or improved meeting sites are sure to impress your attendees. Read more.

EXCLUSIVE ONLINE CONTENT: Before You Book A New Or Renovated Meeting Site 

 


 

 

INSIDER'S GUIDE TO THE SOUTH'S MEETING HOT SPOTS

CLICK HERE to read what's happening at the following destinations. Plus, click on each city named below to get a detailed list of their sites and venue capacities. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

October 2013

Charleston
Myrtle Beach
Brunswick
Richmond


  
 

Planning Directory
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Annual Readers' Choice Awards

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Meeting Pros To Watch

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Top New & Renovated Honors

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