Industry News

5 Incentive Travel Trends for 2019

Posted on 6/1/2019
Meetings and incentive travel professionals agree that Brexit will impact their industry, but they differ on what sort of impact it will have. Of course, a good part of that stems from the up-inthe- air status of Brexit itself.

Time To Rethink Channel Incentives And Program Management (CIPM)?

Posted on 4/1/2019
Research and analytics experts at Forrester have reviewed opportunities and challenges facing channel incentive programs and how the programs are managed.

Chicago Blackhawks John F. McDonough to Keynote IMA Summit

Posted on 3/21/2019
Chicago Blackhawks John F. McDonough to Keynote #IMASummit2019 with inspirational message of engaging audiences for business success!

Incentive's 17th Annual Industry Roundtable: Merchandise and Gift Card Spotlight

Posted on 11/16/2018
Northstar Meetings Group revisits the Incentive’s 17th Annual Industry roundtables – a series of interviews in 2018 from industry leaders on hot topics in incentives. Thank you IMA member Paul Goran, Rymax Marketing Services; and IMA Members and IMA

Spreading the Word on the Value of Incentives

Posted on 11/1/2018
In PIP Magazine’s Nov/Dec issue, IMA’s initiative to communicate the values of incentives is explored. What makes IMA a flourishing association is their primary dedication to corporate outreach and their certification programs.

ASI Study: More Companies to Give Corporate Holiday Gifts

Posted on 10/4/2018
ASI’s Corporate Gift Giving Study finds increases in gift giving during 2018 holiday season from companies to both their employees and clients. An expected 73% of gifts which companies distribute will feature an imprinted logo, and 48% of companies

New Study: Incentive Programs to See Bigger Budgets, More Participants

Posted on 10/2/2018
A joint initiative between SITE, the Incentive Research Foundation and Financial and Insurance Conference Professionals, conducted in 2018, says over 50 percent of respondents indicated their budgets will increase next year, and nearly two-thirds (65