Small Market Meetings

JAN 2017

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Kelly Tyner 866-356-5128 kelly@grouptravelleader.com SMALL MARKET MEETINGS is published monthly by Pioneer Publishing, Inc., 301 E. High St., Lexington, K Y 40507, and is distributed free of charge to qualified meeting planners who plan meetings for groups of five to 500. All other meeting industr y suppliers, including hotels, conference centers, convention centers, destinations, transpor tation companies, res- taurants and other meeting industr y-related companies may subscribe by sending a check for $39 for one year to: Small Market Meetings, Circulation Depar tment, 301 East High St., Lexington, K Y 40507. Phone (866) 356-5128 (toll-free) or (859) 225-1452. Fax: (859) 253-0499. Copyright SMALL MARKET MEETINGS, Inc. All rights reser ved. Reproduction of editorial or graphic content in any manner without the written consent of the publisher is prohibited. MAC T. LACY P UBLISHER /P ARTNER maclacy@grouptravelleader.com HERBERT SPARROW E XECUTIVE E DITOR /P ARTNER hsparrow@grouptravelleader.com BRIAN JEWELL E DITOR brianj@grouptravelleader.com DAVID BROWN A RT D IRECTOR production@smallmarketmeetings.com STACEY BOWMAN A CCOUNT M ANAGER sales@smallmarketmeetings.com KELLY TYNER A CCOUNT M ANAGER sales@smallmarketmeetings.com ELIZA MYERS O NLINE EDITOR CHRISTINE CLOUGH C OPY EDITOR RENA BAER P ROOFREADER www.smallmarketmeetings.com For Sales Call January 2017 Volume 18 Issue 1 Meetings With Local Flair Vickie Mitchell speaks with local experts about destination flavor. . . . . . . . . . . .8 Creative After-Hours Events Event planners share ideas to get your juices flowing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9 America's Islands These destinations are perfectly situated for memorable meetings. . . . . 12 The Soul of Georgia Macon offers music, heritage and plenty of meeting amenities. . . . . . .16 Florida's Emerald Coast White sands and clear waters beckon meeting-goers and vacationers. . . . . . .20 Heartland Meeting Guide Explore waterfront destinations, unique venues and renovated meeting facilities in the Midwest. . . . . . .22 14 16 9 On the cover: The Jekyll Island Club in Georgia, once a billionaire's play- ground, is now a historic site and public resort. Photo by Gallogly. Courtesy Travel Juneau Courtesy Galveston Island CVB Courtesy Macon CVB

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