Bishop-McCann Connections December 2018
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Here’s what the industry’s doing and here’s how we’re leading it.
Bishop-McCann in the News
Kansas City President & CEO named to
Meetings Professional International (MPI) Board of Directors
Meetings Professional International (MPI), the world’s largest meeting and event industry association, appointed Kansas City-based Rob Adams to its 2019 International Board of Directors for a two-year term. Adams is President and CEO of Bishop-McCann, a worldwide leader in the meetings, incentive programs and events industry. Bishop-McCann lists top brands among its clients, including McDonalds, Verizon and Hallmark. Bishop-McCann retains a network of employees and suppliers around the world, with corporate headquarters Kansas City and offices in New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Minneapolis.
Featured Bishop-McCann Innovation
Dynamic Sales Conference
Two large jewelry brands, Stella & Dot and Keep Collective hired Bishop-McCann to execute their 2018 Sales Conference for more than 2,000 attendees. The program objective was to create a dynamic event environment serving as a platform for executives to communicate business goals, reward and inspire top performers, and build camaraderie between the two very unique brands and attendee types. Even though the timeline was tight, our team jumped in and rose to the challenge.
What’s New for Incentive Travel, Corporate Meetings and Events in 2019
Last month several of our team members attended IMEX, America’s worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings, and events in Las Vegas. The conference was packed with inspiration, programs, and presentations, so we wanted to share some of what we learned. Although we met with many different companies and came away with plenty of new ideas, here are a few that stood out.
Using Artificial Intelligence to Augment Your Employee Incentive and Reward Program
It’s no secret that employees today have a wide variety of benefit opportunities as more and more employers are recognizing the value of talent recruitment and retention. Planning strategies to help incentivize employees and reward top performance is more important than ever. Fortunately, artificial intelligence technology is available right now to help.
The Power of Integrating Health and Wellness into Meetings and Incentive Travel Programs
It’s no secret that the idea of healthier and more mindful living is on the rise. Incorporating balance into daily work life is becoming more and more important to reduce stress and stay at the top of your game. Businesses know that in order to keep their employees performing at a high level, they need to improve their incentive programs… According to a recent study, wellness is the second largest trend for incentive travel.
Having an Attendee Services Lounge Can Truly Enhance Your Next Meeting
No more cold meeting check-ins! That’s our philosophy at Bishop-McCann, and since we’ve been implementing Attendee Services Lounge at corporate meetings, we are seeing a big shift in the way annual meetings are being viewed by employees and leadership alike. Check out our solutions for Attendee Services Lounges!
What’s goin’ on at Bishop-McCann?
- Industry Veteran Karen Grunwald joins Bishop-McCann as Director of Business Development!
- We were a finalist in the 2018 KC Bizjournals.com‘s Coolest Office Spaces!
- We were featured in IncentiveMag.com‘s list of Powerful Partners.
- Named as the winner of Motivation Masters Award!