Financial Meetings Relocate Post-Katrina

How did financial and insurance organizations handle meeting cancellation and relocation in the aftermath of Katrina?

Through a variety of circumstances, LOMA, an Atlanta-based financial services and insurance association, had five meetings scheduled for New Orleans in September and October. Joan Orentlicher, assistant vice president, meetings and conventions, says she ended up canceling some smaller meetings, while moving others. Two back-to-back meetings — the LOMA Emerging T

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