By IAN WHEELER / ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER

The Irvine Chamber of Commerce's tourism division Destination Irvine is finalizing its plan to blitz 200 Irvine companies Jan. 15-16 with information on an incentive program aimed at keeping overnight business meetings in the city.

In exchange for using local meeting rooms as venues, the Irvine Business-to-Business Loyalty program offers rewards valued at $10,000, the chamber said. The program is one prong of a larger campaign to fill rooms at the city's 14 hotels.

Companies that hold qualified meetings will receive 10 ...