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    MIC Chair Dean Savoca presents Kristin Hutton with the MIC Leadership Award.

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    Keynote and conference emcee Christine Cashen.

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    Meg Palumbo and Lucy Shemilt Murphy from The Steamboat Grand.

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    An aerialist from The Phantom Circus.

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    Exquisite dessert by Centerplate.

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    Megan Boshell, Nate Anton and Scott Kelley from ALHI.

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    History Colorado Center.

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    Julie Fisher from Omni Orlando at ChampionsGate.

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    Opening reception butterflies from The Phantom Circus.  

The Meetings Industry Council (MIC) of Colorado hosted a record 1,210 registered attendees for its 18th annual conference and trade show on March 13-14 at the Colorado Convention Center. MIC of Colorado is a coalition of 13 professional organizations related to the meetings and events industry.

Ski areas around Colorado are introducing several new amenities and events to elevate the guest and group experience. Here are a few highlights from Ski Country USA.

 

Several organizations are collaborating on events from January through August 2019 for “celebrate bauhaus100: aspen,” which commemorates the impact of the Bauhaus art movement on Aspen. The theme “Our Legacy, Our Future/WorkPlay-Create” reflects Aspen’s Bauhaus heritage, primarily as it relates to Herbert Bayer, who was a student and a teacher at the Bauhaus, relocated to Aspen in 1946 to design the Aspen Institute and lived in the community until 1976.

 

The National Association of Catering & Events gathered on Sept. 11 at the Denver Botanic Gardens to commemorate the NACE’s 10th anniversary and provide a glimpse into the future. A panel of several founding members—Monica Cheeks of Hyatt Hotels, Cal Cheney of All Digital Photo & Video, Amanda Michalek of AORN and Brandi Pressgrove of Reckon Creative—discussed how the chapter got started, favorite programs from the past and how networking through NACE has helped grow their businesses and more.