Entries by Kevin Devanney

The World’s Largest Casino…Coming to a City Near You?

If the cards are dealt correctly the largest casino in the world will be constructed right here in the United States; Miami to be exact. A group of Malaysian developers are hoping to get the go-ahead for construction on a $3.8 billion gaming facility which would be larger than the six largest casino resorts in […]

Dream Incentive

Pull out all the stops. Those are five words every incentive travel planner loves to hear.  But what kind of trip does it really take to motivate top achievers who have already been wined and dined in some of the world’s finest destinations?  Corporate & Incentive Travel Magazine asked a few incentive travel professionals that […]

Best Restaurants of the World

It must be pleasant indeed to be able to plan gala meals without any annoying financial constraints. For those of you in such plush circumstances, we offer these pricey paragons of the culinary arts. The rest of you can take some solace in knowing that you’ve avoided some perception issues with the folks in procurement. 1. […]

Official State Birds and Flowers

The next time you run out of ideas for a theme, consider tying in room and/or table décor with the officially designated bird or flower of the state in which your event occurs. In other words, use pride of place as a placemat.   State Bird/Flower  Alabama:  Yellowhammer/Camellia  Alaska:  Willow Ptarmigan/Forget Me Not  Arizona:  Cactus Wren/Saguaro […]