• Northeast M+E Best of 2018 Awards Finalists

    POSTED June 5, 2018

Congratulations to the finalists of the Northeast M+E Best of 2018 readers' choice awards. We look forward to celebrating with each of you at the awards celebration on Thursday, August 16 at Upstairs at the Pennsy, where the winners will be announced. Click here for event information. 

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Best A/V Provider

PLS Staging
New England Light & Sound, North Haven CT           

Best Casino                

Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa             
Mohegan Sun                       
Tropicana Casino                 

Best CVB or Destination Marketing Organization

Meet AC                                 
NYC & Company       
Princeton Regional CVB                   

Best Entertainment/Performer

Cirque Central Entertainment         
Eclipse Events                                   
Interactive Entertainment Group               

Best Event & Floral Décor Provider                  

The Charles Group                                                               
Flowerful Events

Best Golf Resort with Event Space  

Crystal Springs Resort, NJ
Mohegan Sun Golf Club, CT              
Stockton Seaview, NJ                                               

Best Ski Resort with Event Space            

Kaatskill Mountain Lodge, Hunter NY                    
Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa, VT
Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, NY

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space with less than 200 rooms                                    

The Asbury, NJ                                              
The Bernards Inn, Bernardsville, NJ           
Lambertville Station, Lambertville, NJ                                           

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space with More than 200 rooms       

Hilton Short Hills, Short Hills, NJ                
Marriott Marquis, New York, NY     
W Hoboken, Hoboken, NJ    

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space 

Congress Hall, Cape May, NJ                       
Gurney’s Montauk, Montauk, NY               
The Sagamore Resort, Lake George, NY

Best Meetings/Event Venue with No Hotel

MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ 
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT                           
TopGolf, NJ                                                    

Best Historic or Cultural Meeting/Event Venue 

Congress Hall, Cape May, NJ
Ellis Island, NY                                  
Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ                                  

Best Convention Center 

Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ
Jacob Javits Center, New York, NY 
Wildwood Convention Center, Wildwood, NJ

Best New Venue 

The Bank Space at the Manhattan Center             
Upstairs at the Pennsy                                 

Best Restaurant with Private Dining Space                  

Four Seasons, New York, NY           
Rails Steakhouse, Towaco NJ          
Stone House at Stirling Ridge, Warren, NJ             

Best Meeting/Event Planning Company

The Charles Group, NJ                     
Fourth Wall Events, NY       
Grass Roots Meetings + Events, NYC                                  

Best Individual Meeting/Event Planner 

Absolutevents by Corrine                
Kelly Thwaite, KM Event Productions       
Michelle Marie Adams                                             


London Towncars    
NYC Signature Limo                                     
Royal Coachman                                           

Best Charter Boat Service

Entertainment Cruises                    
Hornblower Cruises and Events     
Manhattan Yacht Charters                          

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space

Alba Vineyard & Winery, Milford, NJ
Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY                           
Waypoint Spirits, Bloomfield, CT     

Congratulations to the finalists of The Northeast Meetings + Events Best of 2018 readers' choice awards! We look forward to celebrating with you and announcing the winners Thursday, August 16 at Upstairs at The Pennsy.


 Hands down, these seven superstars shine the brightest. 


 It’s time for the winners of our readers’ choice awards to take a bow. Congratulations to all!