[LMB] ConDFW con report OT:
louann at millerdome.com
Mon, 28 Feb 2005 23:27:06 -0600
At 03:46 PM 2/28/2005 -0600, Stephanie Folse wrote:
>Yeah, this is sort of a Catch-22 situation - the central location of the
>bar is a major reason for our success, because it forms a central focus
>for the con since all teh panel rooms open out onto that area, but the
>smoke collects in the atrium and by Saturday afternoon, it's incredibly
>thick. We use the 12-floor presidential suite for the consuite in roder
>to provide a smoke-free socializing zone, but since ti's not central, not
>too many people gather there at any one time.
>We will probably be at this hotel again next year because at our size,
>there's not too many affordable choices for our needs. Once we grow again,
>we'll have to move.
Any chance of the hotel temporarily designating the ground floor
non-smoking during the next con? There has been a LOT of complaint about
the smoke situation.