Super Bowl Q&A with CEO David Graves

Q&A: Let’s Talk Super Bowl with metroConnections CEO David Graves metroConnections has been providing conference, event, production and transportation services to national brands and companies for nearly 35 years, and the metro leadership team is no stranger to large sporting events. Minneapolis – metroConnections’ hometown – is hosting this year’s biggest sporting event, Super Bowl [...]

Orlando-Based Events

Make a Splash in Orlando with Your Next Event Mike Graves, COO of metroConnections As one of the largest Tier-1 destination cities for hosting conferences, meetings and events, Orlando is home to world-class hotels, conference centers, event facilities and renowned attractions. As fellow event professionals, we know you’re always looking to maximize your budget, facility, [...]

Incentive Travel: What The Pros Know

Incentive Travel: What The Pros Know Amy McCollum, Senior Program Manager Memorable incentive trips motivate top performance by rewarding attendees with once-in-a-lifetime experiences. Senior program manager, Amy McCollum shares ideas for “wowing” travel winners. Upgrade everything – High achievers deserve first-class treatment. Choose upscale accommodations, high-end food and beverage selections, elegant decor and special gifts. [...]

AgriBank: An Unforgettable Event

An Unforgettable Event, 100 Years In The Making With a nod to the past and an eye on the future, AgriBank celebrated 100 years in business at this year’s annual meeting. Working with AgriBank, metroConnections began the assignment by developing the theme Cultivating the Next Century of Agriculture. To create an unforgettable experience for the 500 attendees, metroConnections took [...]

Collaboration in Action: Patterson Dental

A Tour de Force for Patterson Dental SERVICES: Conference, Event, Production and Transportation Services WHAT: Patterson Dental, North American Sales Meeting WHEN: Sept. 27 - Oct. 2, 2015 WHERE: Orlando, FL Patterson Dental is one of North America’s largest distributors of dental merchandise and a technology leader for dental practices, offering more than 105,000 [...]

Good Partnership Fit, Six Tips

LISTS: Six Tips for a Good Partnership Fit While experience and a good reputation are essential, compatibility is also a key to successful business partnerships. Consider these characteristics to determine the best fit: A similar work style: Your partners become extensions of your staff. Choose them as carefully as new hires. Accessibility: You’ll want a [...]

Capella Does the State Fair Shuttle

Capella Does the State Fair Shuttle Each year 1.8 million people congregate at the Minnesota State Fair, a tradition that began in 1859. Coined the “Great Minnesota Get-Together,” this celebration highlights the best Minnesota has to offer, and for two weeks it dominates the hearts, minds and stomachs of residents from around the state – [...]

Meritas at 25: Better Every Year

Meritas at 25: Getting Better Every Year SERVICES: Event, Tours and Transportation Services WHAT: Meritas® Annual Meeting WHEN: 2015 WHERE: Denver, CO Meritas® is an invitation-only, global alliance of independent law firms comprised of 173 full-service firms including 7,000 lawyers in more than 70 countries. Maintaining rigorous membership standards and connecting members are essential to [...]

Choosing International Event Locations

Location, Location, Location: 9 Tips to Further Your Global Event Domination By Sydney Wolf, Renee Splittgerber, and Jason Rudoy metroConnections is your single source for creating and managing the entire event experience from conferences and meetings to stage productions and transportation. Founded in 1984, we first began work in our own back yard – Minneapolis / St. Paul, [...]

Hiring Transportation Services

Hitchin’ a Ride – 3 Reasons to Hire a Transportation Service By Renee Splittgerber, Director, Transportation Services If you’ve spent months planning the perfect meeting for your team, or the best annual conference for your membership and clients, you know that details count. You’ve added personal touches throughout the event planning process and are ready for success. [...]

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We Add Wow

Since 1984, metroConnections has provided complete conference, event, stage production and transportation services for meeting and event planners nationwide. The award-winning company operates from its headquarters in Minneapolis, MN and produces thousands of programs per year. The metroConnections team uses its expertise and resources to specialize in the design and implementation of themed events, stage productions, transportation, tours and conference program logistics and meetings. metroConnections also offers audio/visual and production services and is the creator of Attend-eSource®, a web-based solution that includes elements such as online registration and custom-built event websites. Contact us today to engage, inspire and move your group!
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