Gary Diedrichs

Gary Diedrichs is senior content editor at Smart Meetings. He has degrees in history from Princeton and New York University. His journalism career has spanned staff positions in radio, newspapers, magazines and websites. Other writing includes a novel set in Sausalito, California, in the 1950s. In his spare time, he publishes an award-winning website devoted to eco-friendly travel.

A Hotelier’s Perspective: Harris Rosen Calls for National Guidelines for Reopening

Harris Rosen hosted a roundtable this week on how best and most quickly to restart tourism and meetings in the aftermath of COVID-19.

How Live Events May Survive: Go LIVE Together Coalition

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Hyatt Joins Hotel Hygiene Race—and Wants to Win


Is This the End of F&B as We Know It?

Play Ball! Opening Day at Dodger Stadium


Taking a FAM in My Pajamas

So, today, I went to Rockford, Illinois. From my home office in California. In my pajamas. The idea of virtual FAMs has been out there, but it is now more alluring than ever.