Industry mourns incentive travel leader Jane Schuldt

May 25, 2017
Jane Schuldt, a leading incentive industry figure died on May 20th leaving behind her husband, John Fitch, and a generation of industry professionals who were influenced by her leadership and advocacy.... more

Convention Edinburgh unveils recent bid wins

May 3, 2017
Edinburgh, the UK’s leading International meetings destination outside of London, has announced a solid start to 2017 with five new bid wins equating to 3,400 delegates and serving over £7M to the local economy. In conjunction with its members, Convention Edinburgh - the organisation responsible for promoting Edinburgh as a premier conference, events and meeting destination – has released details of the large-scale events that will help the Capital city maintain its world class status.... more

Spectra’s Wendy Moffatt voted M&IT Personality of the Year!

March 6, 2017
We are extremely proud and excited to announce that Wendy has been awarded “Personality of the Year” at last night’s prestigious M&IT annual awards dinner. The award, recognizes Wendy for her tireless campaigning on behalf of the Brain Tumour Research Campaign, the charity she founded in 2004 in memory of her husband John. For many years a leading figure in the meetings and incentive industry and former Global President of SITE, Wendy’s charitable work has to date raised over £2m which supports research projects at Imperial College London’s Charing Cross Hospital, recently established as a “Brain Tumour Research Centre of Excellence”. ... more

Low cost flights from US to Edinburgh announced

February 27, 2017
Low-cost airline Norwegian today announced flights to Edinburgh from airports near Boston, New York and in Connecticut would commence this summer. ... more

Graeme Dowie elected SITE Scotland Chapter President 2017

February 24, 2017
Spectra in Scotland's Graeme Dowie has been elected President of the SITE Scotland Chapter for 2017. At the same time the Chapter won SITE's "Excellence in Membership" award, which recognizes the re-birth of a chapter that faced many challenges specific to their region and are true advocates of incentive travel in their region.... more

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