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

     
    POSTED October 21, 2019
     

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

Runners-up:
» Hilton Anchorage
» ​Cape Fox Lodge

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

AND THE WINNER IS: Alaska Aviation Museum

Runners-up:
» Alaska SeaLife Center
» Anchorage Museum

Best Resort

AND THE WINNER IS: Waterfall Resort Alaska

Runners-up:
» Alyeska Resort
» The Lodge at Denali Park Lodge

BRITISH COLUMBIA

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Waterfront

Runners-up:
» Vancouver Convention Centre
» Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Waterfront

Runners-up:
» Oak Bay Beach Hotel
» Fairmont Empress

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: BC Event Management

Runners-up:
» E=mc2 events
» BrandLive Management

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

AND THE WINNER IS: The Butchart Gardens

Runners-up:
» Vancouver Aquarium
» The Brew Creek Centre

Best Resort

AND THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Runners-up:
» Harrison Hot Springs Resort
» Wickannish Inn (tie)
» Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa (tie)

IDAHO

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: The Coeur d'Alene Resort

Runners-up:
» Shore Lodge
» Sun Valley Resort

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space 

AND THE WINNER IS: Shore Lodge

Runners-up:
» The Coeur d’Alene Resort
» Sun Valley Resort

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

AND THE WINNER IS: Chateau des Fleurs

Runners-up:
» JUMP
» Basque Center

Best Resort

AND THE WINNER IS: Shore Lodge

Runners-up:
» The Coeur d’Alene Resort
» Sun Valley Resort

OREGON

Best Casino with Meeting Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Wild Horse Resort & Casino

Runners-up:
» Spirit Mountain Casino
» Chinook Winds Casino Resort

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Oregon Convention Center

Runners-up:
» Riverhouse on the Deschutes
» Salem Convention Center

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

AND THE WINNER IS: Sunriver Resort

Runners-up:
» The Nines
» Hotel Monaco Portland

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

AND THE WINNER IS: The Allison Inn & Spa

Runners-up:
» Columbia Gorge Hotel
» Pronghorn Resort

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

AND THE WINNER IS: Urban Studio

Runners-up:
» Exchange Ballroom
» Leftbank Annex

Best Resort/Lodge with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: McMenamins Edgefield

Runners-up:
» Black Butte Ranch
» Tetherow

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery wtih Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Willamette Valley Vineyards

Runners-up:
» Stoller Family Estate
» King Estate Winery

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Greenlight Creative

Runners-up:
» Rose City Sound
» Allied Video Productions

Best Catering Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Vibrant Table Catering & Events

Runners-up:
» Wild Pear Restaurant & Catering
» Elephants Catering

Best Entertainment Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: The Party Team

Runners-up:
» Portland Photo Booth
» Hit Machine

Best Event/Floral Décor

AND THE WINNER IS: Vibrant Flowers

Runners-up:
» Royce’s Prop Shop
» Green Thumb Flower Box

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Viva! Events

Runners-up:
» Luxe Event Productions
» Cindy Thompson Events

Best Rental Service

AND THE WINNER IS: A to Z Party Rental

Runners-up:
» Royce’s Prop Shop
» The Party Place

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Services

AND THE WINNER IS: MTR Western

Runners-up:
» NW Navigator
» Lucky Limousine

WASHINGTON

Best Casino with Meeting Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Tulalip Resort Casino

Runners-up:
» Swinomish Casino and Lodge
» Angel of the Winds


Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNERS ARE: Washington State Convention Center & Greater Tacoma Convention Center (TIE)

Runners-up:
» Meydenbauer Convention Center
» Spokane Convention Center

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

AND THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle

Runners-up:
» Northern Quest Resort & Casino
» Hyatt Regency Seattle

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

AND THE WINNER IS: Four Seasons Hotel Seattle

Runners-up:
» Salish Lodge & Spa
» The Woodmark Hotel

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

AND THE WINNER IS: Fremont Foundry

Runners-up:
» JM Cellars
» Woodland Park Zoo

Best Resort/Lodge with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Salish Lodge & Spa

Runners-up:
» Resort at Port Ludlow
» Suncadia Resort

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery

Runners-up:
» JM Cellars
» Chateau Lill

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Crimson Haze Event Lighting

Runners-up:
» Blue Danube Productions
» Audio Visual Management Solutions (AVMS)

Best Catering Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Lisa Dupar Catering

Runners-up:
» Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes Catering
» Kaspars Special Events & Catering

Best Entertainment Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Animate Object Physical Theater

Runners-up:
» Nash Fung
» Lighting the Sound

Best Event Décor/Floral Décor

AND THE WINNER IS: Fena Flowers

Runners-up:
» Tolo Events
» PJ Hummel & Co

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: SHW

Runners-up:
» Tolo Events
» Solomon Events

Best Rental Service

AND THE WINNER IS: CORT Party Rental

Runners-up:
» Pedersen’s Rentals
» Grand Event Rentals

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Service

AND THE WINNER IS: Butler Seattle

Runners-up:
» Starline Luxury Motor Coaches
» British Motor Coach

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