In Case You
News Editor Eric
visited Orlando for a
2-in-1 press trip with
Resort and Visit
Orlando. At Universal
Orlando he saw
what the theme park
can offer groups,
such as a Harry
Potter-themed after-hours banquet at
Diagon Alley. During
the Visit Orlando
portion of the trip
he explored various
in the area, such
as the Orlando Eye
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San Francisco’s The Westin St. Francis
completed a $6 million renovation of
its meeting space. On a visit to the
property, Meetings Today toured the
Grand Ballroom, Colonial Room, Italian
Room, Borgia room and St. Francis
Suite, among other venues. Originally
the hotel’s chapel, the Borgia room was
one of 30 meeting and event spaces that
were spruced up following a renovation
by Whitespace Interiors, and features a
Features and News Content Director
Zachary Chouteau took part in the Disney
Destinations Experience at the Disneyland
Resort, held Feb. 25-27 in Anaheim, Calif.
Highlights included a wild ride aboard
the Star Tours simulator and taking in a
dazzling version of Disneyland’s famous
parade—electrified to new heights for the
park’s Diamond Anniversary.
KNOW A TRENDSETTER?
In the July issue we’re recognizing
the planners, suppliers, students and
educators who are blazing new trails
in the meetings industry.
Submit your nomination to
by May 13th!