Connect Meetings



Connect Press Releases

February 2019 — Connect and HPN Global Announce Alliance Partnership

October 2018 — Connect Selects Meetings Alliance to Represent in LATAM Market

October 2018 — Connect Enters the Government Sector

September 2018 — Introducing the Connect Medical Advisory Board

September 2018 — Connect Partners With TEAM to Produce a Better Appointment System

September 2018 — Batter Up for Sports Professionals at the eTourism Summit

September 2018 — Connect Business Travel Joins the Meetings Lineup

August 2018 — Connect Sports Partners With the U.S. Center for SafeSport to Protect Athletes

June 2018 — Texas Sports Tourism Summit Set to Tee Off

June 2018 — Connect Expo Expands its Reach

June 2018 — Big Business on the Big Island

May 2018 — Steven Hacker Joins the Connect Family

May 2018 — Connect Adds Independent Planners Event to the Meetings Lineup

March 2018 — Connect Marketing Scoops Up eTourism Summit

March 2018 — Connect Medical-Connect Tech To Be Held in Las Vegas

October 2017 — Brazil Tour Operator Numbers Are 65 Percent Above Goal at Connect Travel Marketplace

August 2017 — Connect Sports Named 2017 Corporate Diversity Partner of the Year at the Compete Sports Diversity Awards 

August 2017 — Connect Travel Launching Connect Travel Marketplace

May 2017 — Will Seccombe Named Head of Connect Travel

January 2015 — The First Collaborate Hawai’i Brings Big Business to Big Island

December 2014 — Collinson Media Launches Interfuse Digital Marketing Platform

October 2014 — Meeting Planner Attendance for Rejuvenate Marketplace 2014 Surpasses Collinson’s Expectations

August 2014 — Collinson Media Delivers ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to Deborah Sexton, George Aguel and Anderson Cooper at Largest-Ever Connect Marketplace in Orlando

August 2014 — Connect Magazine Wins Big

June 2014 — Collinson Media & Events Welcomes New Regional Director of Sales

June 2014 — Collaborate Marketplace Sees Record Attendance, Adds New Features

May 2014 — Rejuvenate Launches New Online Magazine

April 2014 — Collinson Media & Events Continues Expansion

October 2013 — Highest-Ever Volume and Quality of Faith-Based Meetings Buyers to 2013 Rejuvenate Marketplace

August 2013 — Top Meetings Professionals Book Business at 2013 Connect Marketplace

October 2012 — Marriott’s Diversity Initiative Leads to Exclusive Partnership, Live Event

August 2012 — Connect, Collaborate Win Big in Azbee Awards

August 2012 — Connect Marketplace Brings People, Politicians, Business to New Orleans


In the News

Top 10 Event Planning Magazines and Ezines to Follow in 2018 (September 2018)

Top 10 Events Industry Blog Posts of the Past Year (March 2018)

2016 Promotional Merchandise Provider for Connect  |  PMSI (January 2016)

ACVB Hires Collaborate Magazine “40 Under 40” Recipient as National Sales Manager | Atlanta CVB (May 2014)

Trevor Lynn Recognized as a “40 Under 40” Industry Leader by Connect Magazine, Promoted to Chief Marketing Officer | Social Tables (May 2014)

The Shows Go On | MPI (Feature Story on the Hosted Buyer Trade-Show Format, April 2014)

Top 5 CVB Apps that Go Beyond the Norm (Alton Eagle Watching App Review, January 2014)

Episode 139: Live from Rejuvenate Marketplace | Event Alley Show (October 2013)

Ocean Center to Host Meeting Planners | The Daytona Beach News-Journal (Rejuvenate Marketplace Coverage, October 2013)

Daytona Lands National Event | Hotel  & Lodging Association of Volusia County (Rejuvenate Marketplace Coverage, October 2013)

Connecting in Milwaukee | Hotel Lobbyists (Connect Marketplace Review, September 2013)

Connect Marketplace 2013 Wrap-Up | SignUp4 (August 2013)

Meeting Planner Convention Has Potential to Bring Millions to Milwaukee | FOX6 Milwaukee (On-Site Connect Marketplace Coverage, August 2013)

Connect Marketplace Attracts Hundreds of Meeting Planners to Milwaukee | Visit Milwaukee Press Release (August 2013)

Conference Will Bring Meeting Planners to Milwaukee | (Connect Marketplace Coverage, August 2013)

16th Street Mall Gets Mostly High Grades from Conventioneers Staying Here | Denver Business Journal (Collaborate Marketplace Coverage, July 2013)

Episode 127: The Making of Marketplace | Event Alley Show (July 2013)

Connecticut Convention Center Attends 2013 Collaborate Marketplace in Denver | Connecticut Convention Center (Collaborate Marketplace Coverage, June 2013)

14 MPI Members Among 40 Under 40 | MPI (August 2011)


Press Inquiries

Please email Mindy Hylton for press inquiries.