|Posted by dwest on February 2, 2012 at 8:35 PM|
I wanted to share with you the results of the 2012 Meetings Market Trends survey published by Meetings Focus Magazine. This survey is taken directly from an estimated 800 active meeting planners.
In summary, planners are optimistic with cautious growth. And, yes, suppliers prices are increasing, experienced planners are in demand to assist organizations to ask the challenging questions to keep their organizations on track with their goals. And, finding new methods to keep costs within their budgets - getting value.
And, find my comments in "The Big Picture - How do you think 2012 will shape up for the Meetings Industry?" on page 12 of the virtual edition. You will find a PDF copy of the article on the DW Business Consulting / Meetings web page.