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  • Flying is hard enough as it is—and colder weather can make it even more complicated.

  • Brenden Rogers | Head of Strategy and Partnerships | Group Sales Box Office at

  • The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum's Kamikaze exhibit is an immersive multimedia experience that transports visitors back to November 25, 1944, when Intrepid was struck by two kamikaze planes during World War II.

  • Christopher Siravo | Sales Manager | Discover Newport

  • Carey Kaspari began her career planning group travel for leading international travel companies, so it's really no surprise that she co-founded Global Tracks. Carey received business degrees in international studies and marketing, has traveled to more than ninety countries, and has a love of travel that continually grows as she strives to serve her staff and clients.

  • The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival—or simply Jazz Fest—is celebrating 50 years of bringing people together to pay homage to New Orleans music and culture. Find out how groups can join the celebration in the Big Easy.

  • When Justin Osbon worked as an intern to get through college, his current job really found him more than he found it. Image Tours is a three-generation family-owned company, and Justin has become a part of the family through his years of personal growth and thirst for learning.

  • It's no secret that fall is a popular time to get out and explore nature.

  • Losing track of a student during travel is every tour operator's nightmare.

  • Bruce Rickert is president of Peak Performance Tours, a company that began in student travel about fourteen years ago. He also knows a little something about incentive travel. Incentive travel may be an opportunity for top salespeople to interact with higher-ups or with people who make their products, via events and seminars in a different destination. Typically, incentive destinations are thought of as something special—such as the Caribbean or Mexico.

  • Experience can be a great teacher, but sometimes the lessons are painful. May our contributors' collective wisdom save us all a few lumps.

  • The new Universal Aventura Hotel features a modern food hall, resort-style pool and exclusive theme park benefits—perfect for groups looking to enjoy all Universal Orlando has to offer. Learn more about the new hotel that's adding more options for your next trip.

  • Breeze through Colorado Springs and the surrounding areas where your groups will take in the arts, history, military, and culture of the region's past, present, and future.

  • After years of protests and efforts from both sides of the aisle, Cannabis officially became legal in Canada on October 17, 2018.

  • Thanks to our readers' numerous nominations, Groups Today is proud to present the top ten people of the next generation who are making a difference in the group travel industry with their innovative and progressive ideas.

  • Ragan Myers was born and raised in the Long Beach, Washington, tourism community, and it’s easy to hear her enthusiasm for Long Beach and her job. With a face-to-face meeting or phone conversation, anyone could tell that she enjoys talking with people—the thing she loves most about her day-to-day life. Ragan doesn’t think of strangers as strangers, but rather people she’s just not friends with yet.

  • Through the eyes of her seventh-grade self, Morgan Maravich fell in love with Washington, D.C. Every year after that initial trip to the nation’s capital, her parents gave her the chance to travel back to the city she loved and leave her home in Pittsburgh, so she could keep alive her dreams of one day working for the city. 

  • Marking the 50th anniversary of a June 1969 police raid of the Stonewall Inn in New York's Greenwich Village, Newseum's new exhibit Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement gives visitors a chance to explore the modern gay rights movement.

  • The new year brings several new downtown eateries for groups to try when visiting Sacramento.

  • Experiential travel is on the rise: People seek itineraries and destinations focused on cultural immersion and discovery, with food bookings seeing the greatest growth.