Big DMCs share top trends–better business, tight turnarounds, and the power of tech–in the industry.
Special Events is at work on the ninth edition of our “25 Top DMCs” list, an overview of the biggest DMCs in business. An essential part of the story: the forecasts we hear for major trends shaping this critical segment of the event industry. Here is the latest on rebounding business, the power of tech, and the threat of “disintermediation.”
It’s high time for high tech in special events: Look for “sophisticated on-site events, integrated use of technology–iPads, tablets–for teambuilding activities, and recyclable/reusable items such as centerpieces.” —ACCESS Destination Services, San Diego
“As decision times get tighter and tighter, experience, technology and relationships grow even more critical. Our proprietary software and data entry investments allow us to meet new response time requirements while maintaining a creative edge.” –Hello! Destination Management, Orlando, Fla.
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