For Social, Military, Educational, Religious & Fraternal Special Markets
Home  |  About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Rate Card/ Media Kit  |  Engagement Marketing Services
Subscription Center
Subscribe to Magazine
Update your Subscriptions

Our 2012 Destination GuideOur 2012 Destination Guide
Dozens of destinations custom-made for SMERF meetings and events included in our Destination Guide. This year's edition contains detailed profiles on the following regions, cities and sites:

Augusta, GA
Colorado Springs, CO
Hyatt Incentive Rewards
Kissimmee, FL
Marriott Fremont Silicon Valley, Fremont, CA
Renaissance Dallas Hotel, Dallas, TX
Virginia Beach, VA
Wilmington, NC

SiteLines: Lend a Hand

Getaway Meetings in the Upper Midwest: A to Z
We all know that Chicago, Detroit and Milwaukee are great places to hold an affordable and interesting meeting. But sometimes it's nice to get out of the city and enjoy a slower pace. Within an hour or so of each of these cities are smaller destinations that offer a unique mix of history, accommodations, cuisine and leisure activities that can raise the profile of your next gathering from memorable to unforgettable. Specifically, 'A' is for Ann Arbor; 'E' is for Elkhart Lake; 'L' is for Lake Geneva. Check out the rest of the alphabet... More>>

Meetings: Core Overview
Here are the critical issues involved with meetings, as well as the full range of related information and resources in the field, including listings for trade associations, suppliers, publishers, and online services. More>>

We welcome reader feedback: to contact the editorial staff send an e-mail to

SMERF Meetings Journal is published quarterly by the Enterprise Engagement Alliance at


In This Issue
What's New in Meetings and Incentive Travel
SMERF 2011 Annual Destination Guide