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HEIDI'S POV:
But That’s The Fork I Knew

 

Have you ever seen the movie, Pretty Woman?  I don’t know exactly how many times I’ve seen it, but let’s just say, that I’ve streamed it enough times in 2020 alone to generate enough royalties for Julia Roberts to be born, live, retire and die on. Twice. There’s the famous dinner scene where Vivian (Julia Roberts’ character) is having dinner in a fancy restaurant and is thrown off because the salad doesn’t arrive first – and that’s the fork she knew. ...

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FROM DAN'S DESK:
Putting things in Perspective

 

By now the sad and tragic news has reached the farthest corners of our industry. I’m referring, of course, to the deeply upsetting news of the passing last week, as a result of a motor accident in the South of France, of our DMC Network affiliate, Miek Egberts, of InspireME, Monaco…

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FROM DAN'S DESK:
#WFH? WTF!

 

I keep regular eye on our industry’s media and wanted to draw your attention to two recent articles on the future of incentive travel in “Meetings Today” and “Incentive magazine”. Danielle Le Breck’s excellent piece in “Meetings Today” calls out 5 incentive trends to watch – rise and rise of domestic destinations, new focus on resorts, #WFH, CSR and increase in hybrid…

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The DMC Network asks TERRAEvents

"How are you planning to re-set as we transition out of the pandemic?"

 

Join the TERRAEvents team as they take us through a tour of their incredible Garden of Opportunity, breaking down the elements of their reset...

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HEIDI'S POV:
My Wall Calendar is a Whole Mood

 

I splurged on a multipack of dry erase markers in 12 assorted vivid colors. I had to! My industry event schedule is loading up, and I want each and every entry to stand out as its own glorious accomplishment. So, yes, my wall calendar pretty much looks like a rainbow exploded on the second half of 2021, but I’m not mad about it. In fact, it’s a whole mood...

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FROM DAN'S DESK:
There’s a crack in everything

 

It’s that twilight time now. On the one hand, we can see the welcome cracks of light on the horizon, heralding the re-start of our industry and getting us back in-person, face-to-face. On the other hand, our days are still punctuated by endless Teams calls and Zoom webinars, reminding us of darker days when we wondered would it ever end?…

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DMCN Newsroom:

See the latest industry news and announcements from the DMC Network.

  • PRESS RELEASES      

    June 23, 2021

    The DMC Network announced the appointment of industry veteran, Margie McCartney as Director of Global Sales. Margie is a recent recipient of the prestigious MPI Hall of Fame Award (from MPI CAC) and joins our growing team of highly connected sales professionals.

    > See press release

     

    January 21, 2021

    The DMC Network are delighted to announce the appointment of Aoife Delaney, Director of Marketing & Sales at the DMC Network, to President of the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) in 2021.

    > See press release

    January 21, 2021

    The DMC Network are delighted to share their Board of Directors line-up for 2021. Talking the helm as Chair this year is Jeremy Gardner, Vice President, Business Services, at CTC Destination Management in Chicago, IL.

    > See press release

    November 21, 2020

    Since 1978, the DMC Network has pledged to be the Business Events Industry’s most trusted and reliable collective of destination management companies. Our motto – We’re there for you! – embodies that promise to our clients and the 100+ regions where we live and work. We believe discrimination has no place in the DMCN, but resting on our beliefs is not enough. Silently mourning does nothing to support marginalized members of the global community we are so grateful to be part of. Our silence ends today – Black lives matter, and racism is a pandemic that must be confronted head-on.

    > See press release

    April 14, 2020

    With CoVid19 having changed the current face of the meetings, events and incentives industry recently, the DMC Network decided to look at ways to continue to showcase the partners and destinations that are a part of the family, while giving industry partners information on topics that are relevant to them during this period of isolation.  The ‘DMCN Comes Home’ series was born!

    > See press release

    February 25, 2020

    Nicholas Zazzera, former Senior Account Executive at DECO Productions, Inc., has been appointed as President, effective immediately. In his new role, Nicholas will spearhead the company’s strategic growth plans while ensuring client satisfaction working with and through the highly talented DECO Team and industry partners.

    > See press release

    February 15, 2020

    The DMC Network is proud to announce that their partners have been honored with awards in 7 categories at this year’s ADMEI Awards Gala. The ceremony took place at the Sheraton Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Saturday February 1st and recognized Destination Management companies within the categories of Excellence, Achievement and Recognition...

    > See press release

    January 9, 2020

    The DMC Network is delighted to announce Global Russia DMC & PCO as the newest Preferred Partner to the DMC Network family. This latest addition continues the DMC Network’s commitment to global expansion in 2020.

    > See press release

    December 12, 2019

    The DMC Network is thrilled to announce that eleven of its partners have been chosen as the 2020 ADMEI Achievement Awards Finalists this year, for a total of eighteen awards. Appearing throughout the categories of Achievement, Excellence and Recognition; many DMC Network partners have been showcased this year.

    > See press release

    October 2, 2019

    The DMC Network is thrilled to announce that eleven of its partners have been chosen as the 2020 ADMEI Achievement Awards Finalists this year, for a total of eighteen awards.

    > See press release

    October 31, 2018

    The DMC Network is delighted to announce that it has partnered with ECPAT-USA, the leading anti-child trafficking organization in the United States.

    > See press release

    October 01, 2019

    The DMC Network is delighted to announce that Event Experience has joined the DMC Network as an Affiliate Partner.

    Event Experience is a Seattle-based DMC and event production company with a recording and editing studio, an audio visual department, logistical resources, and creative planning teams.

    > See press release

    September 16, 2019

    Last week saw The DMC Network’s Annual Talent Search taking place on the Tuesday evening of IMEX America.  This was the company’s 7th year hosting the event in Las Vegas, firmly solidifying it in the trade show calendars of client and industry partners globally.

    > See press release

    September 03, 2019

    The DMC Network is excited to announce that Signature DMC has joined the DMC Network as an Affiliate Partner.

    Headquartered in Buenos Aires, Signature DMC has been creating bespoke incentive experiences throughout Argentina since 2003

    > See press release

    August 29, 2019

    The DMC Network is delighted to announce that ECO Destination Management Services has joined the DMC Network as a Preferred Partner. ECO DMS is a full service destination management company in the Dutch Caribbean in operation for over 31 years.

    > See press release

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