Announces Free Listings to Hotels and Destinations promoting worldwide hotels and destinations on MeetingsTelevision, the interactive Buyer’s Guide of

Chicago, IL, November 21, 2008 --( PlannerWire, the News, Information and Community website for meeting and event professionals, today announced it is extending its free listing opportunity for hotels and destinations until January 31st, 2009.

PlannerWire plans to promote hotels and destinations online through text listings and logo placements at no charge. Additionally, destinations and properties will be able to add to their placements through a variety of additional options that will increase their visibility to meeting and event planners worldwide including low cost banner advertising and video placements on and through partner publications.

Some of the Promotion Highlights include:

· Free text and logo listings to all properties that request one through the PlannerWire Media Kit at
· Discounted banner ad placements on and
· Upgrades to full video listings for hotels and destinations that wish even greater visibility with the community of meeting and event professionals.
· The opportunity for hotels and destinations to supply editorial content about their hotel or destination.

“This is truly a win/win for everyone involved” says Keith Johnston, Editor of PlannerWire. “It will help us build a comprehensive database of hotels and destinations to better serve the meeting and event community, while sending meeting and event business to the hotels and destinations in our database. In this economy, it is crucial that every member of the meeting and event community support each other. This may be a long economic downturn and the best way to survive is to get out ahead of the pack.”

In association with Event Solutions and Midwest Meetings® magazines, offers a comprehensive social networking and industry information solution set to engage event and meeting professionals worldwide through multiple channels and websites, including and

About PlannerWire, free of cost to meeting and event professionals, offers targeted subsections to quickly and easily find needed industry news, information, community features and resources. is the industry’s one-stop, efficient source to obtain news and information, enhance the event lifestyle, enrich careers, interact with peers and colleagues, and search for properties, destinations and services, all in one convenient online location. PlannerWire is wholly owned and operated by OnSite Events, Inc and OnSite Event Media.

For more information visit or contact Keith Johnston, Group Vice President at 312.224.1635 or

Keith Johnston