Report on Argentina

Report on Argentina

Filed by: Barb Crawford Argentina… It’s not just about tango!   Just as Tango is a living breathing part of Argentine daily life, the game of polo also ranks high on the list of activities that define Argentine culture. Like an avid Maple Leaf hockey...

SM+i Account Executive Diane Alexander Becomes SITE Canada President

TORONTO – January 31, 2017 – SM+i’s Diane Alexander has accepted the role of President of SITE Canada for 2017. Diane held the position of SITE Canada’s Vice President Education in 2016 and assumed the role of President-Elect at the beginning of this year, with...
THE LATEST LUXURY IN CABO SAN LUCAS: GRAND VELAS LOS CABOS

THE LATEST LUXURY IN CABO SAN LUCAS: GRAND VELAS LOS CABOS

Filed by: Ellie MacPherson For those who are familiar with Grand Velas Resorts in Riviera Maya and Riviera Nayarit, it may have seemed impossible to surpass their style and luxury in the newest property in Los Cabos but the Velas family has indeed done so!  In fact,...
THE PRINCIPALITY OF MONACO – AN AGELESS INCENTIVE DESTINATION

THE PRINCIPALITY OF MONACO – AN AGELESS INCENTIVE DESTINATION

Filed by: Ellie MacPherson Monaco has a vivid and colourful history filled with epic battles, royalty, untold riches and even a movie star. The ascent of the Grimaldi family began in 1297 but was lost to the French during the revolution. In 1861, Monaco relinquished...
Destination Highlight: Florence, Italy

Destination Highlight: Florence, Italy

Discover Renaissance Italy: SM+i’s Barb Crawford on Incentive Programs in Florence   The city of Florence has to be one of the most delightful places I have visited as an Incentive Travel Buyer.  It is easily walkable, visually stunning and, from the moment you...
SITE Global Conference: SITE Canada Wins Chapter of the Year for 2016

SITE Global Conference: SITE Canada Wins Chapter of the Year for 2016

Every year, the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) hosts a Global Conference to bring together its chapter members from around the world for networking, cultural exploration, keynote speakers and educational sessions. This year’s event, which took place in...
Destination Highlight: Incentive Programs in Iceland

Destination Highlight: Incentive Programs in Iceland

The first thing you need to know about planning incentive programs in Iceland is that this country is not a destination – it’s an adventure. Marked by friendly people, amazing culture, interesting history and, above all else, breathtaking landscapes, Iceland simply...
Destination Highlight: Incentive Programs in Panama

Destination Highlight: Incentive Programs in Panama

With a rich, cultured history, an expanding airport and excellent-value accommodations, Panama has become a favourite among planners and clients alike for meetings and incentive programs. While you may have heard of Panama being compared to neighbouring Costa Rica –...