Highlighting top destinations for meeting, event and incentive planners.

Benchmark Launches Meeting Accelerator Program to Mitigate Risk

Benchmark, A Global Hospitality Company, has officially launched its recovery initiative that will support meeting planners and partners while creating new solutions for the industry in a post-COVID-19 world. In effect through March 2021, the plan mitigates the risk and uncertainty of committing to new meetings and events. To provide reassurance to corporate planners, the plan includes flexible short-term bookings, relaxed attrition and cancellation fees and 100 percent credit given on rebookings. 

Top 10 Meeting Trends to Watch in 2019

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Benchmark has announced its "Top Meeting Trends for 2019," as observed by its portfolio of properties. Benchmark is a U.S.-based global independent hospitality management company, operating 80 hotels, resorts, and conference centers within its Benchmark Resorts & Hotels, Gemstone Collection and etc.venues brands. Benchmark’s top meeting trends were announced by Ted Davis, Benchmark’s chief sales and marketing officer.