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.

Is the Party Over?

With all the time spent at home, habits have changed; but health concerns have not. Do alcohol and meetings still mix?


The Health Benefits of Daily Gratitude


Ravish: Sammies Rules!


Hotels Are Zero-ing Their Game

Matt Maddox, Wynn CEO, to Hand Reins to Craig Billings


Healthy World: Hotels for the Planet

Sustainability has emerged into the hospitality limelight, with hotels incorporating eco-friendly practices as a pillar of brand identity. Read more to how our industry is making a difference.