When Meetings Come To Town, Everybody Benefits

July 17, 2015
By Meetings Mean Business

Industry professionals are gathered in Austin, Texas for Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI)’s 101st Annual Convention. DMAI, a Meetings Mean Business coalition member, is the global trade association for destination marketing organizations (DMOs). It’s a group that knows better than most how the benefits of a convention, exhibition or trade show ripple beyond the walls of a single meeting space. 

Hear from more than a dozen destination marketing leaders and DMAI supporters about how meetings create jobs, generate commerce and build strong communities:


To learn more about the impact of meetings and events, explore For more information on DMAI’s Annual Convention, visit