Carina Bauer: CEO of IMEX Group talks about October IMEX America

Carina Bauer IMEX Group CEO sits down with Jon Trask to discuss what’s new and exciting at the IMEX America this October in Las Vegas.  Carina Bauer, More hosted buyers, Smart Monday – day of education.   If you are planning … Continue reading

Education at IMEX America with Dale Hudson – Show 270

IMEX America Education

On this session of the Imex Podcast Dale Hudson, IMEX’s Knowledge and Events Director talks to Jon Trask about the 2013 education program including Smart Monday, powered by MPI, with sessions from Site, ISES, GMIC and new HSMAI sessions for suppliers. Continue reading

4 Local Sustainability Projects at IMEX America with Dale Hudson- Show 233


IMEX Group Director of Knowledge and Events Dale Hudson talks about Sustainability and what is happening at IMEX America 2012.  The importance of giving back locally through several programs: Clean the World, Shade Tree, Opportunity Village and the Badge Back … Continue reading

Return of IMEX Group Carina Bauer -Show 208

imex 2012 las vegas

Jon Trask and Elizabeth Glau interview the CEO of IMEX Group Carina Bauer for a second time to talk about how Las Vegas IMEX show has learned from 2011 show and the changes they are making to make the conference … Continue reading

Can a Meeting Planner Change the Mood of their Attendees?

As we at MeetingPodcast (meaning Jon, Tom and I {Mike}) have now moved into the Media Space having our show I get a bunch of these press releases daily. What do you think about this one? Is it meant to … Continue reading

Ben Stein hits the Nail on the Head about Corporate Meetings

Image via Wikipedia I saw the below article from a Patti Shock tweet this morning. As we have been talking about the perception of meetings on our podcast Ben hits the nail on the head about what really happens at … Continue reading

Show 30! Go To The Inauguration Or Get Your House Painted


The Meeting Planners podcast source for what’s new and exciting in meetings and events industry! Mike McAllen of Grass Shack Events & Media Tom Hillmer of Creative Group Jon Trask of Alliant Event Services MeetingsPodcast Sponsors- Hilton … Continue reading