Hyatt Launches New Lifestyle Brand Division

Hyatt has launched a new lifestyle division, encompassing both its existing Hyatt Centric brand and those formerly of Two Roads Hospitality, which the company acquired in December. (Skift)

ACTE Names Leigh Bochicchio Executive Director

The Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) has named Leigh Bochicchio its new executive director. Bochicchio has been serving as president of ACTE's board of directors. (Cvent)

Trend That Might Define Drinking at Your Next Event

A growing numbers of consumers are looking to fill their glasses with something other than alcohol — a category being dubbed "sober curious." Are you making sure you can slake their thirst at your own events? (pcma)

Event Sector Searches for Future at IMEX Frankfurt

While it has been a banner decade for meetings, concern about the industry's future was common in discussion, particularly in the areas of sustainability and the health of group bookings overall. (Skift)