Congratulations to the finalists for Northeast Meetings + Events Best of 2019 readers' choice awards. We won't be hosting an awards celebration this year, but check back in a few months when the winners will be announced online. 

* Connect with us on social media to celebrate the finalists with the hashtag #NEBestof

General Northeast Area

Best Convention/Expo Center

Atlantic City Convention Center
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Meadowlands Exposition Center

Best CVB/DMO (1 million+ in population) 

Central Jersey Convention & Visitors Bureau
NYC & Company
Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau

Best CVB/DMO (100,000-999,999 in population) 

Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau
Visit Bucks County
Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board

Best CVB/DMO (Less than 100,000 in population) 

Cape May County Department of Tourism
Discover Lancaster
Meet AC
Visit Hershey & Harrisburg

Connecticut (Stamford/Greenwich)

Best Caterer

Best in Gourmet
Clambake Connection LLC
Sweet Relief Catering

Best Event Design/Planning Company

Signature Event Design, Inc.
Stacie Shea Events, LLC
Wings Unlimited, Inc.

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space
 
DELAMAR Greenwich Harbor
Hotel Zero Degrees Stamford
Hyatt Regency Greenwich

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space (Statewide)

Foxwoods Resort Casino
Mohegan Sun
Water’s Edge Resort and Spa

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Accommodations)

Bank Street Events
The Landing by David's Soundview Catering
The LOFT at Chelsea Piers Connecticut

New Jersey

Best Caterer  

Chez Alice Catering Company
Encore Catering
Simply Delicious Catering

Best Event Design/Planning Company

The Charles Group, Inc.
Eclipse Events
Flowerful Events

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

The Asbury Hotel
Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
Caesars Atlantic City Hotel & Casino

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space

Crystal Springs Resort
Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City
Ocean Place Resort & Spa

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Accommodations)            

Grounds for Sculpture
Liberty House Restaurant and Events
MetLife Stadium

New York (5 boroughs, Westchester/Rockland counties)

Best Caterer

Deborah Miller Catering & Events
Fancy Girl Table
Sweet Basil Catering

Best Event Design/Planning Company

McVeigh Global Meetings and Events, LLC
Kraft Event Management
Northern Lights Events

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

Conrad New York Downtown
New York Hilton Midtown
New York Marriott Marquis

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space (Statewide)

Gurney's Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa
Mohonk Mountain House
The Sagamore 

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Accommodations)

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Winery
The Glasshouse
Gotham Hall 
Tavern on the Green

Pennsylvania

Best Caterer

Brûlée Catering
Catering By Design
Garces Catering
J Scott Catering 

Best Event Design/Planning Company 

Corporate Dimensions 
Event FX Productions, Inc.
The Event Group
The JDK Group Catering & Events

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space
                  
Historic Hotel Bethlehem 
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center
Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square Hotel

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space

Hershey Lodge
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions
Sands Bethlehem

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Accommodations) 

The Fillmore Philadelphia
The Franklin Institute
Philadelphia Museum of Art

These stellar seven shine with enough star power to light up the sky. 

 

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: BLUEWATER

Runners-up:
» Motown Digital
» PSAV

Best Band

​AND THE WINNER IS: THE ACCIDENTALS

Runners-up:
» Killer Flamingos
» Three Men and a Tenor

 

Drumroll please … as we announce the winners and runners-up of the much-anticipated Michigan M+E Best of 2019 readers’ choice awards.