Back in June 2009, a Business Barometer survey conducted by Meeting Professionals International revealed that one in four respondents believed business conditions at the time were worse than the previous year.
That may be when the industry hit bottom.
Results since then have grown slowly but steadily more positive. The MPI Business Barometer, sponsored by the MPI Foundation and American Express, was created in April 2008. Every two months, MPI surveys its Industry Advisory Pan