Throw out your meeting facility guides and dusty stacks of hotel brochures. Forget about faxing or overnight mailing your request for proposals directly to hotels. These methods of finding and booking meeting facilities are rapidly giving way to Web products that are faster, more convenient, and richer in detail.
The first online RFP site appeared in January 1996. The Radisson Miyako Hotel San Francisco offered a simple meeting space request form. In the four years since, a plethora o