The NATIONAL SPEAKERS ASSOCIATION has released the 2002 edition of “Who's Who in Professional Speaking: The Meeting Planner's Guide.” The 496-page directory features more than 4,000 professional speakers in 21 countries, and lists members alphabetically, accompanied by photos, professional descriptions and contact information. National Speakers Association, 1500 S. Priest Drive, Tempe, AZ 85281; 480/968-2552; www.nsaspeaker.org.
The WORLD COUNCIL FOR VENUE MANAGEMENT has revamped its Web site, www.venue.org. The updated site includes an e-newsletter, a searchable calendar highlighting the eight member organizations' events, and a venue photo gallery with direct links to venue sites. World Council for Venue Management, 635 Fritz Drive, Coppell, TX 75019; 972/255-8020; www.venue.org.