Get Ready To ‘Take A Hike’ This Friday!

Before sitting down to enjoy your Thanksgiving feast this year, stay on your feet and take a hike! National Take A Hike Day is coming up Friday, November 17th, and it’s a great reminder to steal away from the busy workweek to enjoy the therapeutic effects of spending time outdoors. Here are a few of … Read more

Finding a Book on National Read a Book Day

One of life’s greatest pleasures is drowning in the pages of a great book. Books can teach readers new things but they can also offer a great escape from life. Within the pages of a good book, imaginations can run wild. In today’s fast-paced world, it is hard to stop and take a break from … Read more

Happy ‘Take A Walk in the Park’ Day!

Did you know that TODAY is National Take a Walk in the Park Day? Whether you’ve ever observed it or not, it’s held annually on March 30th. An ‘unofficial’ national holiday, it was started many years ago to encourage people to get out and enjoy parks, nature, and their surroundings. In case you’re not sure how to best observe this … Read more

Meet Richard Nusbaum From Our AMA Washington DC. Conference Center

We’re excited to shine the spotlight on a team member from the AMA Executive Conference Center in Washington, DC. As the Operations Manager, Richard Nusbaum is on the forefront of ensuring that visitors to this AMA conference center receive exceptional service from a happy, friendly staff in a clean and fully functional venue. On any given day you can find Richard … Read more

Destinations that Will Have You Falling In LOVE With AMA Center Cities

It’s no surprise that we LOVE each of our AMA Executive Conference Center cities! Atlanta, New York City, Washington, DC and San Francisco – each a wonderful destination for both business and social activities! To celebrate February, the month of LOVE, we’re sharing four of our favorite Center city locations to visit. Check them out –they’ll have YOU … Read more

Three Must-Have Apps For Meeting Planners

  Each and every day there are mobile applications that pop onto the ‘app’ scene focused on the needs of meeting and event planners. With so many app choices offering a variety of tasks it can get quite over-whelming. But don’t let app selection stress you out…we’re here to help with the top three ‘must-have’ recommendations from our AMA Executive … Read more

Stress Management Tips For Meeting Planners

Life as a meeting planner can be both highly rewarding and incredibly stressful. However, there ways to achieve balance and cut through the stress so that you feel good physically and satisfied mentally about what you do. Enjoy these five tips that our AMA Executive Conference Center team find to be most helpful for reducing stress while planning a successful meeting! ORGANIZATION IS CRUCIAL … Read more

Top Notch Meeting Space In The Washington, D.C. Area

Located in beautiful Arlington, Virginia, the AMA Washington Area Conference Center is a unique meeting and conference venue with convenient access to one of the most historic cities in the United States. Positioned directly across the Potomac River from downtown Washington, D.C., this AMA Executive Conference Center offers meeting planners opportunities they would be hard-pressed to find in … Read more

Four Tips For Planning The Perfect Meeting…Every Time!

When planning a meeting the challenges of preparation can often times stifle productivity and positive results. There is a better way however to make sure you hit all the key points and keep your attendees interested and engaged during your time together. We recommend these four tips for creating the perfect meeting every time: PLAN YOUR SPACE The … Read more