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The 2019 Stella Award Winners and Finalists

Each year, the Stella Awards recognize hotels and suppliers that consistently deliver quality service and innovation to meeting and event professionals. Here are 2019's winners and finalists.

The results of the 2019 Stella Awards are here! Congratulations to the 278 winners and finalists of the meetings industry's highest honor. The organizations showcased within these pages have demonstrated their commitment to helping meeting professionals pull off a flawless event, as determined by the people who know best: experienced meeting planners.

The Stella Awards, established by Northstar Meetings Group in 2017, recognize hotels, convention centers, conference centers, airlines, cruise lines, DMO/CVBs and DMCs that consistently deliver quality service and innovation to meeting and events professionals. Honors are awarded in 18 categories celebrating overall excellence, superb food and beverage, professionalism of staff, technology innovations, and other critical aspects of the meetings and event experience.

Finalists in each category are determined by industry professionals during an open voting period, while winners are selected by an expert panel of judges overseen by the editors of Northstar's leading brands, Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Meeting News and Incentive.

To be a Stella winner indicates that a provider's product is the best of the best, a shining star in a highly competitive marketplace. You can refer with confidence to the Stella Awards list when choosing services and locations for your upcoming meetings. Our honorees are standouts all, and you will be, too, when you partner with a Stella Award winner.

Don't forget to nominate your favorite suppliers for a 2020 Stella Award now. You’ll be helping your peers — and pleasing your supplier partners — by recognizing truly stellar service.

Thanks in advance!

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Loren G. Edelstein, Vice President, Content Director
Northstar Meetings Group


This Year's Judges


Betsy Bondurant, CMM, CTE
, President - Bondurant Consulting · Terri Breining, CMP, CMM, President - Breining Group Inc. · Liz Caruso (King), CEO - Liz King Events & IGNITE · Carmelina Manzella Deigna, Business Development Director - McVeigh Global Meetings and Events · Erin Dunstan, Vice President, Strategic Account Management - Experient · Roberta A. Kravitz, Executive Director - International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) · Mike May, CMP, CITP, IP, President and Owner - Brightspot Incentives & Events · Monique Rochard-Marine, CMM, CMP, CTSM, MBA Senior Manager, Strategic Meetings Management & Event Operations - Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. · Anne Marie Rogers, CIS, CITP, Director of Meetings, Incentives, Events - Direct Travel · Gary Schirmacher, CMP, Senior Vice President, Industry Presence & Strategic Development - Experient · Linda Spelling, President – Buzz, Inc. · Brett Sterenson, President - Hotel Lobbyists · Shawna Suckow, CMP, Speaker and Author · Desi Whitney, Senior VP, Sourcing & Industry Relations - HPN Global

Winners & Finalists


Best Overall Boutique / Lifestyle Hotel Brand
· Best Overall Hotel Chain · Best Hotel / Resort · Best Boutique Property · Best Décor/Design · Best Food & Beverage · Best Golf Resort · Best Gaming Property · Best Green Initiative · Best On-Site Support Staff · Best Renovation · Best On-Site Tech / WiFi · Best Airline · Best Cruise Line · Best CVB / DMO · Best DMC · Best Convention Center · Best Conference Center


Best Overall Boutique / Lifestyle Hotel Brand

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GOLD
Benchmark Resorts & Hotels (pictured)
Spacious accommodations, creative environments, inventive teambuilding, delectable cuisine and elevated service work together to create transformational meeting experiences.

SILVER
Disney Meetings & Events

BRONZE
Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI)


Best Overall Hotel Chain

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GOLD
Caesars Entertainment (pictured)

SILVER
Trump Hotels

BRONZE
All-Inclusive Hard Rock Hotels

FINALISTS
Disney Meetings & Events
Great Hotels of the World
Hyatt Ziva and Zilara All-Inclusive Resorts
Sonesta International Hotels Corporation


Best Hotel / Resort

Northeast

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GOLD
Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C. (pictured)

SILVER
Boston Park Plaza

BRONZE
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront

FINALISTS
Intercontinental New York Barclay
Live! Casino & Hotel
Normandy Farm Hotel & Conference Center
Stonewall Resort

Southeast

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GOLD
Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort (pictured)

SILVER
Rosen Shingle Creek

BRONZE
Fontainebleu Miami Beach

FINALISTS
Doubletree By Hilton Orlando at Seaworld
Hawks Cay Resort
Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach

Midwest

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GOLD
MotorCity Casino Hotel (pictured)

SILVER
Conrad Indianapolis

BRONZE
Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

Finalists
Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall Of America

Southwest

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GOLD
The Wigwam (pictured)
The Wigwam, a term that literally translates to "a place of gathering," will celebrate 90 years of welcoming guests in 2019. the resort's rich history runs deep at this 440-acre Arizona retreat, which boasts 85,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space.

SILVER
The Broadmoor

BRONZE
Stein Eriksen Lodge

Finalists
AT&T Hotel And Conference Center
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain

Far West

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GOLD
'Alohilani Resort (pictured)

SILVER
Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa

BRONZE
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Finalists
Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa
Hard Rock Hotel San Diego
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at Seattle's Southport
Resort at Squaw Creek

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Conrad Cartagena (pictured)

SILVER
Hyatt Ziva Cancun

BRONZE
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Puerto Rico Golf & Beach Resort

Finalists
Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort
Rosewood Mayakoba
Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa


Best Boutique Property

Northeast

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GOLD
Kimpton Carlyle Hotel Dupont Circle (pictured)
An Art Deco gem located in the heart of Washington, D.C., Kimpton Carlyle Hotel Dupont Circle is heralded for its personalized service, boasting 198 guest rooms and more than 3,000 square feet of versatile function space.

SILVER
Hotel Henry Urban Resort Conference Center

BRONZE
Foxfire

FINALIST
The Inn at Fox Hollow

Southeast

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GOLD
The Brazilian Court Hotel, Palm Beach (pictured)
A remodeled historic hotel, The Brazilian Court is situated in the heart of Palm Beach, Florida, tucked between multimillion-dollar residences and only two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean. it specializes in hosting executive retreats, board meetings, and more.

SILVER
Kimpton Epic Hotel

BRONZE
The Edwin Hotel

FINALIST
Albemarle Estate at Trump Winery

Midwest

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GOLD
The Pfister Hotel (pictured)
Built in 1893, The Pfister Hotel has been a Downtown Milwaukee icon for 125 years. recognized for impeccable service and luxurious environs, the pfister is internationally known for its art — housing the largest collection of victorian art of any hotel in the world.

SILVER
Hotel Zachary at Gallagher Way

BRONZE
MotorCity Casino Hotel

FINALIST
Ambassador Chicago

Southwest

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GOLD
The Hermosa Inn (pictured)
Featuring 6,500 square feet of thoughtfully designed indoor and outdoor function space, The Hermosa Inn in Paradise Valley, Arizona, is an intimate alternative to traditional convention hotels. Groups enjoy a meeting venue that's centrally located, yet tucked away in a private setting with exquisite Southwestern style.

SILVER
The Sebastian – Vail

Far West

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GOLD
The Ranch 4.0 Westlake Village (pictured)
Regarded as one of the top wellness retreats in the world, The Ranch 4.0 has emerged as a leader in the growing trend of corporate wellness programming. Located at the Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village near Los Angeles, The Ranch 4.0 offers three carefully designed meeting packages aimed at the various needs of corporate guests.

SILVER
Willows Lodge

BRONZE
Hotel Los Gatos

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
The Resort at Pedregal (pictured)
The Resort at Pedregal is a AAA Five-Diamond, Forbes Five-Star resort in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Celebrating a "decade of luxury" with exclusive programming and new experiences, the resort boasts numerous outdoor event spaces and indoor meeting rooms with Pacific Ocean views, as well as a host of luxury services and amenities.

SILVER
Auberge Saint-Antoine

BRONZE
The Oyster Box Hotel


Best Décor/Design

Northeast

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GOLD
Kimpton George Hotel (pictured)
Kimpton George Hotel, a 139-key Capitol Hill hotel, pays homage to the United States' first President in both name and décor. Whimsical touches with contemporary nods to american history abound, including guest rooms with parchment and ink focal walls showcasing George Washington's handwritten inaugural address.

SILVER
Mason & Rook Hotel

BRONZE
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

FINALIST
Foxfire

Southeast

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GOLD
Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach (pictured)
Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach displays modern features with natural elements, textures and a soothing pallete of ocean blues and greens inspired by the hotel's picturesque gulf-front surroundings. Colors, texture and play of light — reminiscent of sea forms — combine to create a modern seaside environment.

SILVER
Rosen Single Creek

BRONZE
The Edwin Hotel

Midwest

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GOLD
JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America (pictured)
Connected to the Mall of America, JW Marriott offers sophisticated guest rooms and suites, which feature chic furnishings, modern technology and expansive, picture windows.

SILVER
Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park

BRONZE
Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

FINALIST
The Pfister Hotel

Southwest

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GOLD
The Sebastian – Vail (pictured)
Nestled in the heart of Vail Village, The Sebastian is an art-forward boutique hotel beaming with approachable sophistication. A stone porte-cochère welcomes guests to the 136-room property, while unique details and one-of-a-kind artwork abound at every turn, creating a warm Colorado ambiance for groups.

SILVER
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

BRONZE
Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center

Far West

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GOLD
'Alohilani Resort (pictured)
Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach captures the beauty of Oahu with a serene and soothing palette of bright whites and taupes paired with rich natural materials. With more than 20,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space, 'Alohilani is a sophisticated resort paying homage to Hawaii's rich cultural heritage

SILVER
The Ranch 4.0 Westlake Village

BRONZE
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Hard Rock Hotel Davos (pictured)
Located in the heart of the Swiss Alps, Hard Rock Hotel Davos blends history with contemporary design. The resort is located in a 130-year-old building that has been thoughtfully transformed into a modern Alpine escape.

SILVER
Hard Rock Hotel Tenerife

BRONZE
Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza

FINALIST
Hilton Los Cabos Golf and Beach Resort


Best Food & Beverage

Northeast

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GOLD
Intercontinental New York Barclay (pictured)
InterContinental New York Barclay remains one of Manhattan's preeminent luxury hotels since its opening in 1926. The onsite restaurant features modern cuisine, while leading the industry by championing positive and sustainable food offerings.

SILVER
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

BRONZE
Live! Casino & Hotel

Southeast

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GOLD
Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach (pictured)
Inside the Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach sits one of the area's most desirable new dining concepts, Ocean Hai. Showcasing a blend of freshly caught seafood and Asian fusion cuisine masterfully curated by Executive Sous Chef Sean Ragan, this oceanfront gem is a two-time recipient of AAA's Four-Diamond award.

SILVER
Rosen Shingle Creek

BRONZE
The Edwin Hotel

Midwest

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GOLD
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa (pictured)
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa is an award-winning AAA Four-Diamond, all-season resort, set on 1,300 acres in picturesque Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. Visitors may choose from several fine-dining and casual eateries, including Geneva Chophouse, known for its award-winning wine selection and the finest cuts of steak.

SILVER
Marriott Marquis Chicago

BRONZE
MotorCity Casino Hotel

Southwest

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GOLD
The Broadmoor (pictured)
From the day The Broadmoor first opened in 1918, founder Spencer Penrose set out to create a dining experience that celebrates modern innovation while honoring the culinary traditions of the American West. A century later, that passion for inspired cuisine continues at The Broadmoor's 10 award-winning restaurants and 10 cafés and lounges.

SILVER
AT&T Hotel and Conference Center

BRONZE
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

Far West

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GOLD
Bardessono Hotel & Spa (pictured)
Nestled in the heart of Yountville, in California's famed Napa Valley, Bardessono Hotel & Spa offers interactive cooking demonstrations led by Executive Chef Jim Leiken, as well as wine tastings with the resident sommelier from signature restaurant Lucy's.

SILVER
The Ranch 4.0 Westlake Village

BRONZE
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at Seattle's Southport

FINALIST
Resort at Squaw Creek

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Rosewood Mayakoba (pictured)
Mexico's Rosewood Mayakoba offers immersive luxury for groups. The resort's culinary team offers personalized food and beverage creations for each meeting, featuring locally sourced produce grown on site or supplied by local purveyors.

SILVER
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Puerto Rico Golf & Beach Resort

BRONZE
Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort


Best Golf Resort

Northeast

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GOLD
Skytop Lodge (pictured)
Set atop a peak in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains, Skytop Lodge showcases 18 holes of premier golf. Skytop's mountain-style track plays over rolling terrain and boasts wide, treelined fairways and small greens that challenge players of all skill levels.

SILVER
Seaview, a Dolce Hotel

Southeast

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GOLD
Kiawah Island Golf Resort (pictured)
Kiawah Island Golf Resort perinially ranks among the nation's top golf resorts. Five championship courses are anchored by the world-renowned Ocean Course. The Pete and Alice Dye designed course features the most oceanside holes (10) in North America.

SILVER
Trump National Doral Miami

BRONZE
Rosen Shingle Creek

Midwest

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GOLD
Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa (pictured)
Set in one of Northern Illinois' most beautiful and secluded locales, Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa is truly a one-of-a-kind destination for golfers. The resort features 63 exquisitely manicured holes across four award-winning championship courses.

SILVER
Grand Traverse Resort and Spa

BRONZE
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa

FINALIST
French Lick Resort

Southwest

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GOLD
The Broadmoor (pictured)
Ranked among the best in the world, The Broadmoor's championship golf courses were designed by some of golf's most notable names — Donald Ross and Robert Trent Jones, Sr. Over the past 100 years, The Broadmoor has played host to 28 national and international tournaments, including eight USGA tournaments.

Far West

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GOLD
Pebble Beach Resorts (pictured)
Iconic Pebble Beach Resorts is home to three Top 50 public golf courses. Guests can skirt the scenic sand dunes at The Links at Spanish Bay, thread the towering pines of Spyglass Hill Golf Course, or challenge the cliff-swept shoreline at Pebble Beach Golf Links.

SILVER
Park Hyatt Aviara

BRONZE
Sunriver Resort

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Puerto Rico Golf & Beach Resort (pictured)
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Puerto Rico Golf & Beach Resort is bordered by the lush El Yunque Rainforest, the Mameyes River, and the Atlantic Ocean. Its challenging Ocean and River Courses are managed by industry leader Troon Golf.

SILVER
Verdura Resort, a Rocco Forte Hotel

BRONZE
Kauri Cliffs


Best Gaming Property

Northeast

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GOLD
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City (pictured)

SILVER
Live! Casino & Hotel

BRONZE
Resorts Casino Hotel

Midwest

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GOLD
MotorCity Casino Hotel (pictured)

SILVER
French Lick Resort

Southwest

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GOLD
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa (pictured)
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa is a 454-room property featuring an abundance of on-site gaming excitement. The hotel is also home to 81,000 square feet of stellar meeting space, an 18-hole golf course, spa, resort-style pool, fitness center, eight restaurants and four bars.

Far West

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GOLD
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas (pictured)

SILVER
Tropicana Las Vegas – a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana (pictured)
Among the hotel's many offerings are luxe accommodations, the signature Rock Spa, an 18-hole Nicklaus-designed Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay, iconic music memorabilia and a larger-than-life Vegas-style casino — the largest in the Dominican Republic.


Best Green Initiative

Northeast

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GOLD
Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center (pictured)

SILVER
InterContinental New York Barclay

BRONZE
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington D.C.

Southeast

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GOLD
Sandpearl Resort (pictured)

SILVER
The Palms Hotel & Spa

BRONZE
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

Southwest

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GOLD
AT&T Hotel and Conference Center (pictured)

SILVER
Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center

Far West

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GOLD
Portola Hotel & Spa (pictured)

SILVER
The Ranch 4.0 Westlake Village

BRONZE
Creekside Inn

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun (pictured)

SILVER
Jean-Michel Cousteau Resort

BRONZE
Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa

FINALIST
Hyatt Ziva Los Cabos


Best On-Site Support Staff

Northeast

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GOLD
Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center (pictured)

SILVER
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront

BRONZE
Foxfire

Southeast

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GOLD
Rosen Shingle Creek (pictured)

SILVER
Fontainebleau Miami Beach

BRONZE
Casa Marina, a Waldorf Astoria Resort

Midwest

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GOLD
Conrad Indianapolis (pictured)

SILVER
Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago

BRONZE
French Lick Resort

FINALIST
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa

Southwest

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GOLD
The Broadmoor (pictured)

SILVER
Grand Hyatt Denver

BRONZE
AT&T Hotel and Conference Center

Far West

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GOLD
The Ranch 4.0 Westlake Village (pictured)

SILVER
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at Seattle's Southport

BRONZE
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

FINALIST
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Hilton Los Cabos Beach And Golf Resort (pictured)

SILVER
Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa


Best Renovation

Northeast

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GOLD
Seaview, A Dolce Hotel (pictured)
The historic Seaview, a Dolce Hotel, has been completely reimagined. Inspired by the hotel's celebrated Jersey Shore history, all 298 guest rooms were transformed along with the property's 34,500 square feet of meeting and event spaces.

Southeast

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GOLD
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center (pictured)

SILVER
Eden Roc Miami Beach

BRONZE
Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach – a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel

FINALIST
The Read House

Midwest

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GOLD
Lincolnshire Marriott Resort (pictured)

SILVER
The Abbey Resort

BRONZE
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa

Southwest

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GOLD
Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center (pictured)

SILVER
The Broadmoor

BRONZE
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain

FINALIST
Snowpine Lodge

Far West

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GOLD
Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa (pictured)

SILVER
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

BRONZE
'Alohilani Resort

FINALIST
Pebble Beach Resorts

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Carton House (pictured)

SILVER
Sanctuary Cap Cana


Best On-Site Tech / WiFi

Northeast

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GOLD
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront (pictured)

SILVER
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

Southeast

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GOLD
Hilton Orlando (pictured)

SILVER
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

BRONZE
The Westin Chattanooga

Midwest

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GOLD
French Lick Resort (pictured)
French Lick Resort provides complimentary Wi-Fi throughout all resort venues. New projection mapping capability has brought special animated light shows to the resort for use in everything from holiday shows to smaller group settings. A new 44-foot by 12-foot LED wall for special events is yet another impressive option available to groups.

Southwest

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GOLD
AT&T Hotel and Conference Center (pictured)

SILVER
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

BRONZE
Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center

Far West

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GOLD
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas (pictured)

SILVER
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at Seattle's Southport

Best Airline

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GOLD
Delta

SILVER
American Airlines

BRONZE
United Airlines

Best Cruise Line

GOLD
Royal Caribbean International

SILVER
Celebrity Cruises Corporate Incentives, Meetings & Charters

BRONZE
Silversea Cruises

Best CVB / DMO

Northeast

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GOLD
Visit Baltimore (pictured)

SILVER
Meet AC

BRONZE
Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board

FINALIST
Discover Long Island

Southeast

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GOLD
Visit Orlando (pictured)

SILVER
Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau

BRONZE
Visit Raleigh

FINALISTS
Hilton Head Island Visitor & Convention Bureau
New Orleans & Company
Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater

Southwest

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GOLD
Visit Denver, the Convention & Visitors Bureau (pictured)

SILVER
Visit Fort Worth

BRONZE
Visit Park City Utah

FINALISTS
Visit Colorado Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau
Visit Salt Lake

Far West

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GOLD
Visit Oakland (pictured)

SILVER
Long Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau

BRONZE
Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau/Meet Hawaii

FINALISTS
Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Visit Anaheim

International and U.S. Territories

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GOLD
Discover Puerto Rico (pictured)

SILVER
Business Events Canada, a division of Destination Canada

BRONZE
Aruba Convention Bureau

FINALISTS
Meet In Ireland
Monaco Government Tourist Office
Singapore Tourism Board
Switzerland Convention & Incentive Bureau
Visit Scotland Business Events


Best DMC

Northeast

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GOLD
PRA Northeast Region (pictured)

SILVER
CSI DMC

BRONZE
ACCESS

FINALISTS
360 Destination Group
Corinthian Events
District Experience, a Global DMC Partner

Southeast

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GOLD
360 Destination Group (pictured)
Understanding the need for new experiences and options in the market, 360 Destination Group boasts a track record of innovation.

SILVER
PRA Southeast Region

BRONZE
ACCESS

Midwest

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GOLD
ACCESS (pictured)
ACCESS collaborates with clients to transform events into shared experiences, createing the opportunity to both inspire and be inspired.

SILVER
PRA Midwest Region

BRONZE
360 Destination Group

Southwest

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GOLD
Imprint Events Colorado (pictured)

SILVER
ACCESS

BRONZE
PRA Southwest Region

FINALISTS
360 Destination Group
The Destination Manager

Far West

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GOLD
Destination Concepts Inc., a Global DMC Partner (pictured)

SILVER
ACCESS

BRONZE
PRA

FINALISTS
360 Destination Group
Hosts Las Vegas, a Hosts Global Member

International and U.S. Territories

bdmci

GOLD
Pacific World (pictured)

SILVER
Amstar DMC / Meetings and Events

BRONZE
Excel Travel Egypt, A Global DMC Partner


Best Convention Center

Northeast

bccne

GOLD
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center (pictured)

SILVER
Albany Capital Center

Southeast

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GOLD
Ocean Center Convention Center Daytona Beach (pictured)

SILVER
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

BRONZE
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

Midwest

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GOLD
Greater Columbus Convention Center (pictured)

SILVER
TCF Center (formerly Cobo Center)

Southwest

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GOLD
Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center (pictured)

SILVER
Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center

Far West

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GOLD
Long Beach Convention And Entertainment Center (pictured)

SILVER
Hawaii Convention Center

BRONZE
Oregon Convention Center


Best Conference Center

Northeast

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GOLD
Convene at 237 Park Avenue (pictured)

SILVER
Convene at One Boston Place

BRONZE
Convene at 1201 Wilson Boulevard

Southwest

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GOLD
High Country Conference Center (pictured)

SILVER
Beaver Run Resort & Conference Center

Midwest

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GOLD
Wingspread Retreat & Executive Conference Center
(pictured)

SILVER
Convene at 16 West Adams Street

BRONZE
American Airlines Conference Center

Far West

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GOLD
Keep Memory Alive Event Center (pictured)

SILVER
Convene at 777 South Figueroa Street

BRONZE
Convene at 333 South Grand Avenue

FINALIST
South San Francisco Conference Center