It Can Take a Village (or City) to Land an International Event

From the day the first of 1,150 attendees arrived in Madison, Wisconsin for the 19th annual Congress for the New Urbanism, the love fest was on. How Madison won the nod to host this impressive organization is a story of tenacity and a lot of collaborative effort. […]

Read More: Wisconsin Meetings – Fall 2012


Out of the Box Venues: Meet in Great Spaces

The furthest thing from Curtis Queck’s mind the day he went pheasant hunting in a scenic Spring Green, Wisconsin valley was finding a creative new place to hold company meetings. For Curt, it was just another great day in the woods. By day’s end, he was looking over the hunting lodge that hosted him from a very different perspective. […]

Read More: Wisconsin Meetings – Spring/Summer 2013


Game On: Spaces for Sports-Themed Outings

Wisconsin sports fans are well known for their loyalty and game day exuberance, but even non-followers can find plenty of reasons to enjoy our revered teams and the impressive facilities they call home. Taking advantage of these unique venues for group gatherings is an excellent way to encourage learning, celebrating, and simply enjoying Wisconsin- style fun any time of the year. Lambeau Field, Road America, Miller Park, the Brewers Class A team Timber Rattlers baseball stadium in Appleton or the newest party perch at Madison’s Camp Randall Stadium—all have a lot to offer for corporate outings or family fun.  […]

Read More: Wisconsin Meetings – Spring 2014

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Scenic Settings: Wisconsin Harbor Towns

In size alone, Lake Michigan is impressive.  It’s the fifth largest lake in the world and the only one of the Great Lakes located entirely within U.S. boundaries. From the Illinois border to the tip of Door County, the towns and cities along Wisconsin’s Lake Michigan shore are rich repositories of history, culture, innovation, friendliness  and the occasional quirkiness, making each in its own way a first-rate choice for meetings or family outings.  […]

Read More: Wisconsin Meetings – Summer 2014


Executive Dining: Impress Clients with a Private Space

At times during the hubbub of a large corporate event, company executives need to disengage and convene in a quieter setting where important issues can be pondered. If the setting is a private dining room with a touch of style, quietly away from the clamor but still close to the big event…that’s even better. […]

Read More: Wisconsin Meetings – Winter 2014