Meeting planners are becoming very attuned to their members' cultural issues these days — and making decisions accordingly. For example, the National Council of La Raza pulled its 2009 conference out of Kansas City after hearing of the appointment of a member of the Minutemen, considered to be a racist organization by the association, to a city commission. The American Library Association said “no thanks” to Cincinnati after the city passed anti-gay legislation in the 1990s and took its 25
Register to view the full article
Register for MeetingsNet.com and gain access to premium content including the CMI 25 Listing, our monthly digital edition, the MeetingsNet app, live and on-demand webinars, and much more.