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Meet GDP's 2017 Rising Star: Brie Richards

February 1st, 2018

...a Senior Sourcing Specialist who dedicates her growth and success to her team Pictured: Riley Sassano, Brie Richards, Catherine Chaulet Brie Richards is a Senior Sourcing Specialist at the newly re-branded Brightspot Incentives & Events (formerly Spear One). A young professional, she was the...

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Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria

December 14th, 2017

Written by: Yolanda Carlo, Dragonfly Adventures DMC, A Global DMC Partner Puerto Ricans never thought that Hurricane María would be as strong as it was, and nevertheless after being hit by Irma a few weeks before, our lives literally stopped. The ceilings that protected thousands of families...

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The Southern California Thomas Fire & How You Can Help

December 13th, 2017

The fires in Southern California have been or are active in four of the state’s counties. Since October of this year, over 268,000 acres have been affected, fueled by high winds, a heat wave and rugged terrain. Residents of the Orange County, San Diego and Los Angeles fires are returning or have...

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Mexico City: On The Mend

December 13th, 2017

The 2017 Central Mexico earthquake struck on September 19, 2017 with an estimated magnitude of 7.1 and strong shaking for about 20 seconds. Its epicenter was about 55 km south of the city of Puebla. The earthquake caused damage in the Mexican states of Puebla and Morelos and in the Greater Mexico...

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Recovery Houston: A Grassroots Effort

December 11th, 2017

Hurricane Harvey was the wettest tropical cyclone on record in the United States. The resulting floods inundated hundreds of thousands of homes, displaced more than 30,000 people, and prompted more than 17,000 rescues. In a four-day period, many areas received more than 40 inches of rain as the...

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Discovering Gems in Smaller, More Affordable Destinations

July 31st, 2017

Looking for a creative way to spice up your next meeting or incentive travel program? Seeking new options that won’t break your budget? Then you may wish to consider an alternative destination! Our strategic partner, Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) , put together a list of some great...

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GDP client, Alison McMaster, Shares Her Experience in Scotland!

June 13th, 2017

Scotland may not be on every MICE planner’s radar, but it should be. The options are endless, the hospitality is first class, the landscape is breathtaking and of course, there are Kilts. I recently had the distinct pleasure of attending a FAM trip with Global DMC Partners, EC Travel, Fairmont and...

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