"These days, it is as important for me to find a spot on the golf course where NBC can put a camera as it is to find sleeping rooms," said Ed Simeone, CMP, meetings and events director with EMC Corp., a data storage systems supplier based in Hopkinton, Mass. "My company believes in events as a sales and marketing tool."

Simeone's comment arose during a roundtable discussion at Sonesta Hotels and Resorts' annual Meeting Planner Advisory Board meeting, held May 29 to 31 at the Sonesta B

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