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6.2.24 Hacienda at Armendaris

Hacienda at Armendaris Honored

The Hacienda at Armendaris, A Ted Turner Reserve, in Engle, New Mexico, joined National Geographic’s “Best of the World 2024” list. For the first...
6.1.24 People News Braden Beckstrand of Visit Salt Lake

People News for Southwest Meetings + Events

In People News, Braeden Beckstrand joined Visit Salt Lake in Salt Lake City, Utah, as national sales manager, serving Arizona, New Mexico, and the...
5.31.24 Barbie Beach House at Mattel Adventure Park in Glendale, Arizona

Mattel Adventure Park to Open in Glendale

The 9-acre Mattel Adventure Park will open later this year on the grounds of the VAI Resort in Glendale, Arizona. Nostalgic grownup groups making...
5.29.24 Under Canvas Grand Canyon near Valle, Arizona

Under Canvas Resorts Are DarkSky-Certified

Last winter, the five Under Canvas camps in Utah and Arizona—Zion, Bryce Canyon, Grand Canyon, Lake Powell–Grand Staircase, and Moab—became the world’s first DarkSky-certified...
5.28.24 Orlando, Florida, is the No. 1 meeting destination in North America according to Cvent.

Cvent Announces Top Meeting Destinations and Hotels

Cvent announced its lists of the Top Meeting Destinations and Top Meeting Hotels worldwide. These annual lists—which are issued regionally for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific,...
5.29.24 Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North

Success in Scottsdale

Scottsdale, Arizona, is such a winning destination for meeting and event planners that many return again and again. One is Joanna Puchalski, senior meeting...
5.28.24 A well-qualified grad can be found at universities across the Southwest

Grads Everywhere You Look

If you are looking to hire well-trained meeting planners or hospitality professionals—or are seeking a degree or certificate yourself—you will find many leading event...


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