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The Evolution of Virtual Meetings as B2B Events Emerge from the Pandemic

The Evolution of Virtual Meetings as B2B Events Emerge from the Pandemic

In this podcast episode of Destination on the Left Podcast, AMI Founder Andy McNeill talks about the evolution of virtual meetings as the event industry emerges from the pandemic. From the economic downturns of 9/11, the 2008 recession, and now COVID-19, Andy understands the highs and lows of the industry and how to shift and even grow during them.

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How AMI Helps Fortune 500 Companies Host Amazing Hybrid Events

How AMI Helps Fortune 500 Companies Host Amazing Hybrid Events

AMI Founder Andy McNeil was recently featured on Slick Talk: The Hospitality Podcast to share more about hybrid events. Before the pandemic, there was a lot of excitement about virtual events, but more people were experiencing some level of burnout through it. This often sounded like, “Ugh, another virtual meeting.”

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True Hospitality: Relationships and Community Service Brings Award to Event Industry Professional

True Hospitality: Relationships and Community Service Brings Award to Event Industry Professional

Recently AMI, American Meetings Inc. own Chelsea Litos was recognized as one of the 40 Under 40 Young Professionals of South Florida. Ms. Litos is the VP of Account Management at AMI, a company known as a global meeting and event industry leader. This honor is awarded to only the top 10 candidates across four industries: business, legal, healthcare, and real estate.

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Three Meeting and Event Trends for 2021

Three Meeting and Event Trends for 2021

As we begin to unravel from the 2020 pandemic, the demand for corporate meetings remains strong. We are social creatures, and business meetings must happen to help us align on goals and with each other. The shift organizations made to online meetings, and virtual events showed us that business, events, and meetings needed to continue to move forward, regardless of the global pandemic landscape.

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Event Concept Development Case Study

Event Concept Development Case Study

This rapidly growing US-based investment firm was launching a media and event venture for the midcap markets. The objective was to build a profitable national brand online, a magazine and an annual conference for the midcap investor. They required professional consulting from a marketing and meeting services organization to launch the concept and provide logistic support around the conference portion of the strategy.

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The Value of Face-to-Face Meetings: A Case Study

The Value of Face-to-Face Meetings: A Case Study

Conference calls and virtual meetings may be fine for the smaller details but when you need to motivate, inspire and/or close the big deal, there is no replacement for sharing the same physical space. Business leaders and their meeting planner partners have come a long way in developing metrics to calculate the return on investment of face-to-face conferences. And it’s amazing how many things CAN actually be measured. But there are some powerful intangibles that cannot be captured on a spreadsheet.

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Videos

Onsite Meeting Sanitation, Safety & Resources for Live Meetings – An AMI Guide, Part 2

Onsite Meeting Sanitation, Safety & Resources for Live Meetings – An AMI Guide, Part 2

A live meeting checklist is always a good idea, but in our post-pandemic meeting and event world – health and safety are more important than ever. In this video, you’ll learn best practices that support the health and safety of your live meeting participants as AMI provides you with key insights for checking all those health and safety measures. In addition to tactical opportunities for you to instill meeting safety, AMI will manage your events across cleaner and wider spaces, along with enhanced sanitation in all meeting venues.

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Virtual Meeting Types Explained, with AMI CEO Andy McNeill

Virtual Meeting Types Explained, with AMI CEO Andy McNeill

How Can Various Types of Virtual Meetings Support Your Business?

Discover the key differences between Virtual Collaboration Webinars, Dedicated Virtual Webcasts, and Virtual Conferences and Tradeshows. The experts at American Meetings, Inc. are ready to walk you through these key platforms to present the best solution for you to deliver the best in virtual meeting experiences and guaranteed meeting success.

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