• Northeast M+E Best of 2019 Winners (Listed)

     
    POSTED October 7, 2019
     

GENERAL NORTHEAST AREA

Best Convention/Expo Center

AND THE WINNER IS: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

Runners-up:
» Atlantic City Convention Center
» Meadowlands Exposition Center

Best CVB/DMO (1 million+ in Population)

AND THE WINNER IS: NYC & Company

Runners-up:
» Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau
» Central Jersey Convention & Visitors Bureau

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

AND THE WINNER IS: Visit Bucks County

Runners-up:
» Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau
» Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board

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

AND THE WINNER IS: Meet AC

Runners-up:
» Cape May County Department of Tourism
» Discover Lancaster (tie)
» Visit Hershey & Harrisburg (tie)

CONNECTICUT (STAMFORD/GREENWICH)

Best Caterer

AND THE WINNER IS: Best in Gourmet

Runners-up:
» Sweet Relief Catering
» Clambake Connection LLC

Best Event Design/Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Signature Event Design, LLC

Runners-up:
» Stacie Shea Events, LLC
» Wings Unlimited, Inc.

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Accommodations)

AND THE WINNER IS: The Loft at Chelsea Piers Connecticut

Runners-up:
» Bank Street Events
» The Landing by David’s Soundview Catering

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space (Statewide)

AND THE WINNER IS: Mohegan Sun

Runners-up:
» Foxwoods Resort Casino
» Water’s Edge Resort and Spa

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Hyatt Regency Greenwich

Runners-up:
» Hotel Zero Degrees Stamford
» DELAMAR Greenwich Harbor

NEW JERSEY​

Best Caterer

AND THE WINNER IS: Simply Delicious Catering

Runners-up:
» Chez Alice Catering Company
» Encore Catering

Best Event Design/Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: The Charles Group, Inc.

Runners-up:
» Flowerful Events
» Eclipse Events

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa

Runners-up:
» The Asbury Hotel
» Caesars Atlantic City Hotel & Casino

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: The Crystal Springs Resort

Runners-up:
» Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City
» Ocean Place Resort & Spa

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Accommodations)

AND THE WINNER IS: Liberty House Restaurant and Events

Runners-up:
» Grounds For Sculpture
» MetLife Stadium

NEW YORK (5 BOROUGHS, WESTCHESTER/ ROCKLAND COUNTIES)​

Best Caterer

AND THE WINNER IS: Fancy Girl Table

Runners-up:
» Sweet Basil Catering
» Deborah Miller Catering & Events

Best Event Design/ Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: McVeigh Global Meetings and Events (MGME)​

Runners-up:
» Northern Lights Events
» Kraft Event Management

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space (Statewide)

AND THE WINNER IS: Gurney's Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa

Runners-up:
» The Sagamore Resort
» Mohonk Mountain House

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: New York Hilton Midtown

Runners-up:
» New York Marriott Marquis
» Conrad New York Downtown

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Accommodations)

AND THE WINNER IS: Tavern on the Green

Runners-up:
» The Glasshouse
» Brooklyn Winery (tie)
» Brooklyn Botanic Garden (tie)
» Gotham Hall (tie)

PENNSYLVANIA​

Best Caterer

AND THE WINNER IS: Brûlée Catering

Runners-up:
» J Scott Catering
» Catering By Design (tie)
» Garces Catering (tie)

Best Event Design/Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: The Event Group

Runners-up:
» The JDK Group Catering & Events
» Event FX Productions, Inc. (tie)
» Corporate Dimensions Ltd. (tie)

Best Meeting/Event Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Philadelphia Museum of Art

Runners-up:
» The Fillmore Philadelphia
» The Franklin Institute

Best Hotel with Meeting/ Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Loews Philadelphia Hotel

Runners-up:
» Historic Hotel Bethlehem
» Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center (tie)
» Sofitel Philadelphia at Rittenhouse Square Hotel (tie)

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Hershey Lodge

Runners-up:
» Kalahari Resorts & Conventions
» Sands Bethlehem

The annual Best of 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 and planning companies that are at the top of their game who help planners be at the top of their game.

 

ALASKA

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Alyeska Resort

Runners-up:
» Ted Ferry Civic Center
» ​Hotel Captain Cook

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Hotel Captain Cook

 

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