• Northeast M+E Best of 2018 Winners (Listed)

     
    POSTED August 17, 2018
     

PLACES

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space (Less Than 200 Guest Rooms)

AND THE WINNER IS: The Asbury Hotel 
Asbury Park, New Jersey | 732.774.7100

Runners-up:
» The Bernards Inn
» ​Lambertville Station Restaurant and Inn

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space (More Than 200 Guest Rooms) 

AND THE WINNER IS: W Hoboken
Hoboken, New Jersey | 201.253.2400

Runners-up:
» ​Hilton Short Hills
» ​New York Marriott Marquis

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotel)

AND THE WINNER IS: Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic, Connecticut | 860.572.0711

Runners-up:
» ​Topgolf New Jersey
» ​MetLife Stadium

Best Casino

AND THE WINNER IS: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa 
Atlantic City, New Jersey | 609.317.7759 

Runners-up:
» ​Mohegan Sun
» ​Tropicana Casino

Best Golf Resort with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Mohegan Sun
Uncasville, Connecticut | 888.226.7711

Runners-up:
» ​Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club
» ​Crystal Springs Resort

Best Historic or Cultural Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Ellis Island 
New York | 212.363.3200

Runners-up:
» ​Grounds For Sculpture
» ​Congress Hall

Best Ski Resort with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Whiteface Lodge
Lake Placid, New York | 518.523.0505

Runners-up:
» ​Kaatskill Mountain Club Lodge
» ​Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: The Sagamore Resort
Bolton Landing, New York | 518.644.9400

Runners-up:
» ​Congress Hall
» ​Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa

Best Convention Center

AND THE WINNER IS: Jacob Javits Center
New York, New York | 212.216.2000 

Runners-up:
» ​Atlantic City Convention Center
» ​Wildwood Convention Center

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Brooklyn Brewery
Brooklyn, New York | 718.486.7422

Runners-up:
» ​Alba Vineyard & Winery
» ​Waypoint Spirits

Best Restaurant with Private Dining Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Rails Steakhouse
Towaco, New Jersey | 973.335.0006  

Runners-Up:
» ​The Garden at The Four Seasons Hotel New York
» ​Stone House at Stirling Ridge

Best New Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: The Bank at Manhattan Center
New York, New York | 646.293.1077

Runner-up:
» ​Upstairs at the Pennsy

Best CVB or Destination Marketing Organization

AND THE WINNER IS: NYC & Company 
New York | 212.484.5412

Runners-up:
» ​Meet AC
» ​Princeton-Mercer Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau

SERVICES

Best Meeting/Event Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: The Charles Group, Inc.
Fairfield, New Jersey | 973.575.1444 

Runners-up:
» ​Grass Roots Meetings & Events
» ​Fourth Wall Events

Best Individual Meeting/Event Planner

AND THE WINNER IS: Absolute Events by Corrine
Jersey City, New Jersey | 201.327.1000

Runners-up:
» ​Michelle Marie Adams
» ​Kelly Thwaite, CMP, KM Event Productions

Best Floral & Event Decor Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Flowerful Events
Eatontown, New Jersey | 800.640.1930

Runners-up:
» ​The Charles Group, Inc.
» ​B Floral

Best Transportation

AND THE WINNER IS: NYC Signature Limo
New York, New York | 212.577.1171

Runners-up:
» ​Royal Coachman
» ​London Towncars of New York

Best Entertainment/Performer

AND THE WINNER IS: Cirque Central
New York, New York | 347.210.1266

Runners-up:
» ​Eclipse Events
» ​Interactive Entertainment Group
 

Best Charter Boat Service

AND THE WINNER IS: Manhattan Yacht Charters
Fairfield, Connecticut | 212.995.5470

Runners-up:
» ​Hornblower Cruises & Events
» ​Entertainment Cruises

Best A/V Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: PLS Staging
Cedar Grove, New Jersey | 973.857.7242

Runners-up:
» ​PSAV
» ​New England Light & Sound

The annual readers' choice awards are designed to honor the cream of the crop in the regional meetings and events industry. The awards are a celebration of the hard work and above-and-beyond service of suppliers who help planners to be at the top of their game.

 

The annual readers' choice awards are designed to honor the cream of the crop in the regional meetings and events industry. The awards are a celebration of the hard work and above-and-beyond service of suppliers who help planners to be at the top of their game.

 

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