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What is Smerf in hospitality?

Last Updated: 21st May, 2020

SMERF stands for social, military, education, religious and fraternal meetings. In cities and suburbs where corporate meetings and business travelers keep hotels occupied on weekdays, SMERF business, which is predominantly weekend business, can fill rooms Friday through Sunday.

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Also know, what does Smerf mean in travel?

Social, Military, Education, Religious and Fraternal

Subsequently, question is, what is Smerf revenue? SMERF meetings—standing for the social, military, educational, religious and fraternal segments of the industry—continue to be a group revenue backbone for the numerous destinations that have been courting them for decades.

Keeping this in view, are weddings Smerf?

The SMERF (social, military, education, religious, fraternal) banner covers an array of groups that on the surface would seem to have little in common, pertaining to everything from weddings to military reunions and fraternal conventions.

What does Smurf mean?

A smurf is a money launderer or someone who seeks to evade scrutiny from government agencies by breaking up a transaction involving a large amount of money into smaller transactions below the reporting threshold.

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