In most instances, that is a compliment. It is a positive. However, when it comes to the American Numismatic Association trying to find a site for a summer convention, it is a big fat negative. Potential host cities want people who will stay at hotels, hold banquets and splash money around. That is why they build convention centers in the first place. Unfortunately, that is not the ANA member profile. The ANA says its board of governors heard a presentation by Peter Wann of ConferenceDirect recently.