• 2017 Best of Northwest Award Winners (Listed)

     
    POSTED October 20, 2017
     

Best of Alaska 

Best Convention/Conference Center

AND THE WINNER IS: Hilton Anchorage Anchorage

Runners-Up
» Alyeska Resort
» The Hotel Captain Cook 

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Alyeska Resort Girdwood

Runners-Up
» Waterfall Resort Alaska
» The Hotel Captain Cook 

Best Resort

AND THE WINNER IS: Waterfall Resort Alaska Ketchikan

Runners-Up
» Alyeska Resort
» The Lodge at Denali Park Village 

Best Meeting/Event Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Alaska SeaLife Center || Anchorage Museum (tie)

Runner-Up
» Alaska Aviation Museum

Best of British Columbia

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver

Runners-Up
» Vancouver Convention Centre
» Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler 

Runners-Up
» Fairmont Waterfront
» Fairmont Empress 

Best Resort

AND THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Runners-Up
» Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa
» Harrison Hot Springs Resort

Best Meeting/Event Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: The Butchart Gardens Brentwood Bay (Victoria) 

Runners-Up
» Vancouver Aquarium
» The Brew Creek Centre

Best Meeting & Event Planning

AND THE WINNER IS: BC Event Management Burnaby

Runners-Up
» e=mc2 events
» BrandLive

Best of Idaho

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: The Coeur d’Alene Resort 

Runners-Up
» Sun Valley
» Boise Centre

Best Resort

AND THE WINNER IS: The Coeur d’Alene Resort 

Runners-Up
» Sun Valley
» Salmon River Lodge Resort

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Shore Lodge McCall 

Runners-Up
» The Coeur d’Alene Resort
» Sun Valley

Best Meeting/Event Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Chateau des Fleurs Eagle

Runners-Up
» The Basque Center
» JUMP 

Best of Oregon—Places

Best Casino

AND THE WINNER IS: Spirit Mountain Casino Grande Ronde 

Runners-Up
» Wildhorse Resort & Casino
» Chinook Winds Casino Resort

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Salem Convention Center

Runners-Up
» Sunriver Resort
» Oregon Convention Center

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

AND THE WINNER IS: The Benson, a Coast Hotel  

Runners-Up
» Sunriver Resort
» Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront

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

AND THE WINNER IS: The Heathman Hotel Portland

Runners-Up
» The Grand Hotel in Salem
» Kimpton Hotel Vintage Portland

Best Meeting/Event Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Leftbank Annex || Urban Studio (tie)

Runner-Up
» Ecotrust

Best Resort/Lodge with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Sunriver Resort 

Runners-Up
» Oregon Garden Resort
» McMenamins Edgefield

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Willamette Valley Vineyards Turner

Runners-Up
» BridgePort Brewing Company
» Sokol Blosser

Best of Oregon—Services

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Allied Video Productions

Runners-Up
» PSAV
» Greenlight Creative

Best Catering Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Elephants Catering

Runners-Up
» Wild Pear Restaurant & Catering
» Vibrant Table Catering & Events

Best Entertainment Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Portland Photobooth 

Runners-Up
» Hit Machine
» Team Casino Parties & Music

Best Event/Floral Decor

AND THE WINNER IS: Royce’s Prop Shop 

Runners-Up
» Keizer Florist
» Blum Floral Design

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Viva! Events 

Runners-Up
» Cindy Thompson Events
» Marrone Hallinan Event Management

Best Rental Service

AND THE WINNER IS: The Party Place

Runners-Up
» A to Z Party Rental
» West Coast Event Productions, Inc.

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Service

AND THE WINNER IS: Double Decker PDX

Runners-Up
» MTRWestern
» Lucky Limousine and Towncar Service

Best of Washington— Places

Best Casino

AND THE WINNER IS: Tulalip Resort Casino

Runners-Up
» Snoqualmie Casino
» Muckleshoot Casino

Best Convention/Conference Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Washington State Convention Center

Runners-Up
» Bell Harbor International Conference Center
» Meydenbauer Center

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

AND THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Olympic Hotel Seattle

Runners-Up
» Suncadia Resort
» Sheraton Seattle Hotel

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

AND THE WINNER IS: Four Seasons Hotel Seattle

Runners-Up
» Alderbrook Resort & Spa
» Willows Lodge

Best Meeting/Event Venue

AND THE WINNER IS: Fremont Foundry

Runners-Up
» Columbia Tower Club
» The Foundry by Herban Feast

Best Resort/Lodge with Meeting/Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Suncadia Resort 

Runners-Up
» Salish Lodge & Spa
» Willows Lodge

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space

AND THE WINNER IS: Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery

Runners-Up
» Redhook Brewery Woodinville
» Westland Distillery

Best of Washington— Services

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Blue Danube Productions

Runners-Up
» PSAV
» Hollywood Lights

Best Catering Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Lisa Dupar Catering

Runners-Up
» Herban Feast
» Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes Catering

Best Entertainment Provider

AND THE WINNER IS: Animate Objects Physical Theater || Nash Fung (tie)

Runner-Up
» Jeff Evans (Amazement Productions)

Best Event/Floral Decor

AND THE WINNER IS: Fena Flowers 

Runners-Up
» PJ Hummel & Co.
» Lola Creative

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company

AND THE WINNER IS: Shindig Events

Runners-Up
» Tolo Events
» CRG Events

Best Rental Service

AND THE WINNER IS: CORT Party Rental || Pedersen’s Event Rentals (tie) 

Runner-Up
» Grand Event Rentals

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Service

AND THE WINNER IS: Butler Seattle 

Runners-Up
» MTRWestern
» British Motor Coach

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) 

 

Congratulations to the finalists of the Northwest Meetings + Events Best of 2018 readers' choice awards. We look forward to celebrating with each of you at the awards celebration!

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Alaska

Best Convention/Conference Venue

Alyeska Resort
Coast International Inn
The Hotel Captain Cook

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space           

 

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 be at the top of their game.