American Meetings, Inc. (AMI)
Transparency is here for meetings and events. The Physician Payments Sunshine Act, though collection starts in 2012, and reporting is not required until 2013. is quickly becoming top of mind at pharmaceutical and biotech firms everywhere. While no one argues that transparency in an industry is "bad", many in the industry are challenged by the implementation of such far reaching legislation. Couple that with the learning curve and technology requirements of reporting and many companies are, quite frankly, scrambling. [Read more...]
As quoted by our very own CEO, Andy McNeill, in the October issue of MPI’s One+ magazine, “smaller cities offer far lower costs for lodging and meeting space than major cities” which “cost about 15 percent to 20 percent more than those that typically attract regional [events].” [Read more...]
Last week, we held AMI’s internal Core Training Meeting for its executives, corporate meeting planning professionals and event planners at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, a gorgeous and newly-renovated property! It was the perfect location to host this important gathering of our growing team. Besides training on new tools/procedures and providing updates on the exciting future plans for AMI Global Meetings, it was also an opportunity to get to know one another a little better and bond as a team. We believe strongly in the power of a good team-building session and create them for our clients all the time. And so, for this meeting, we decided to practice what we preach! [Read more...]
More Ways to Communicate With Us!
AMI Global Meetings is pleased to announce the launch of our newly re-designed website for www.americanmeetings.com. The new site has a fresh, streamlined look for easier navigation and will be our social networking hub with links to our pages on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. We’ve also included an RSS feed to our blog which will be updated frequently as well as a Live Chat option, giving visitors an immediate way to contact us. [Read more...]