Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Meetings

Adaptive sports are big business in Fort Wayne, and the upcoming 2018 Junior Nationals are evidence of Fort Wayne’s growing connection to the industry. Whether you’re a competitor, year-round spectator, or brand-new fan, one thing’s becoming clear: adaptive sports are taking the Fort Wayne, Indiana sports market by storm.

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Posted on September 27, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jamie S.

DeBrand Fine Chocolates - Event Space in Fort Wayne

Last week I attended a friend’s shower at DeBrand Fine Chocolates on Auburn Park Drive. I had passed the building before but had no idea that they held events. Upon arrival, I was greeted by a friendly staff and was instantly hit by the irresistible aroma of chocolate. My friend called me over and pulled me into a beautifully arranged event space. I gazed around and saw a tower of chocolates and menus delicately placed at each table.

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Posted on December 07, 2016 at 12:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Get Your Meeting Attendees Excited Using Social Media

You've invested in an offsite meeting, now it's time to promote. Social media is a great way to market your event and engage with attendees. Read on for simple action steps that will help you market your meeting.

Items to Consider Before the Meeting

Create an event-specific hashtag and start
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Posted on October 14, 2016 at 3:00:00 pm by Jessica B.

Why A Meeting Planner Should Work with Visit Fort Wayne

Planning a meeting is a big deal. You have to consider transportation, lodging, cost, space, socializing, food, drinks, and a host of other incidentals that come up along the way.

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could focus instead on the content of your meeting? That’s why the Group Sales Department at Visit Fort Wayne is here: We do our job so you can focus on yours.

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Summer is always a busy month for meetings, conventions and sports tournaments in Fort Wayne.

Many national, regional and state groups choose to host their annual event in Fort Wayne due to its easy accessibility, affordability, premier venues, and famous Hoosier hospitality. Fort Wayne offers all the big city amenities without the big city price tag - and the reasons go on

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