The key to a successful meeting is a strong partnership with your convention services manager. Tune in for a conversation with Lanette Myers, CMP, the ultimate convention services veteran from Caesars Entertainment in Las Vegas, for insights into creativity and transparency in the planner–CSM relationship.
Sue is the Content Director for MeetingsNet, which provides news and educational resources for meeting and event planners. MeetingsNet publishes a daily newsletter and monthly digital magazine, produces CE-accredited webinars, and is aligned with two sister conferences, Pharma Forum and Catersource + The Special Event. She oversees MeetingsNet’s annual CMI 25 report on the largest and most influential third-party planning companies working with corporate market. Sue began her career in the meetings industry in 1984 with positions at Business Travel News and Successful Meetings, and has authored a Frommer's guidebook on New England Beaches.
Lanette began her career in Hospitality in 1988 and worked across the country from California, to Arizona, Texas, Mississippi, and Las Vegas. Lanette is currently Executive Director of Catering and convention services at Caesars Palace, the flagship property for Caesars Entertainment. She joined the organization at Bally's & Paris as a Catering & Convention Service Manager in 2001. She has won several awards and is committed to providing flawless experiences.
Caesars Entertainment is home to more than 20 nationwide destinations and more than 50 first-class properties with 60,000 luxurious guest rooms and 2 million sq. ft. of meeting space. Never content to rest on its laurels, Caesars is constantly elevating its offerings with new conference spaces, celebrity restaurants, exclusive experiences, and more. In addition to its first-class offerings, Caesars has streamlined the booking process with its "One Contact, One Contract" policy allowing planners to create highly personalized, cross-property events while working with a single salesperson and a single contract.