• My time at Ultimate Ventures as the General/Marketing Intern has been nothing short of a learning opportunity as I was thrown into the events world that had previously been unknown territory. The big event that I worked gave me more of a depth of understanding for events and informed me of how much detail goes […]

  • Casee Safford – UV’s Top Young Event Pro to Watch in 2017 Long before each event or meeting is executed by the UV team, there’s a talented Program Manager who has meticulously planned and crafted each and every detail into a proposal. Oftentimes behind-the-scenes, we are delighted that one of our own has been brought […]

  • With gorgeous flowers blooming in Dallas-Fort Worth and Spring in the air, how could we be anything but inspired? We’ve taken Mother Nature’s lead and have refreshed our newsletter design to give you a simple and easy format to find exactly what matters to you. As always, it’s our goal to provide you with timely, […]

  • Quite simply, having a DMCP on your DMC team gives you Peace of Mind of knowing that certified industry professionals have your back. So, what does the DMCP acronym mean? It stands for Destination Management Certified Professional, and it is the DMC industry’s top professional certification. To earn this certification, an individual must have at […]

  • Both organizations are excellent resources for destination information in an unfamiliar location; however, each provides its own unique benefits to meeting professionals. Convention & Visitors Bureaus (CVBs) are not-for-profit organizations that are generally funded by local hotel occupancy taxes. They are frequently membership driven and represent area hotels, convention centers, venues, restaurants, and other tourism […]

  • When working with a DMC, do I have to utilize all of their services or can I just pick one service, like team-building?  Great question! You can select one, any, or all of the services that a DMC provides. If you are only in need of a team-building activity or airport transportation for your group, […]