SMERF Meetings Journal is a publication for meeting planners in the social, military, educational, religious and fraternal special markets. It is published quarterly, with an annual directory of affordable destinations published each summer. Since SMERF Meeting Journal’s readership runs the gamut from part-time volunteer planners to full time meeting managers, our coverage is broad in scope to reflect this diversity. Each issue of SMERF Meetings Journal includes in-depth features, how-to tutorials, destination and unique venue profiles, money-saving tips, and hotel and event news relevant to the SMERF market. The editorial staff of SMERF Meetings Journal makes a commitment to be informed and involved in the SMERF community. Please feel free to contact us if you would like to share news, comments or other information pertaining to the SMERF market.
-Richard Kern, editorial director
-Jim Kilmetis, publisher