• AAA Unveils Hotel and Restaurant Inspection Results

     
    POSTED February 8, 2017
     

AAA wrapped up their undercover inspections of hotels and restaurants through North America. They then rated them on a scale of One to Five Diamonds, they have just announced the highest-rated properties.

“AAA Diamonds are the most reliable and respected ratings in the industry,” says Joseph J Richardson Jr., President and CEO, AAA – the Auto Club Group. “Travelers can depend on Diamond Ratings, because AAA personally inspects more properties than any other professional rating system in North America and is the only one that uses full-time, professionally trained evaluators to inspect properties on an annual basis.”

Wisconsin’s only Five Diamond property is The American Club, which has maintained that accreditation for 30 years. The luxury resort has extensive grounds, meetings facilities and multiple dining and shopping options.

The following Wisconsin hotels and restaurants earned the AAA/CAA Four Diamond Rating:

  • The Charmant Hotel
  • The Iron Horse Hotel
  • The Osthoff Resort
  • The Grand Geneva Resort and Spa
  • The Hilton Milwaukee City Center
  • The Milwaukee Marriott Downtown
  • The Pfister Hotel
  • The Edgewater
  • L’Etoile
  • Sanford Restaurant

Everybody loves to talk about welcoming change. Then change happens, and whew, it’s tough. After the past few years, meetings and events professionals certainly appreciate that feeling, but they’re also feeling energized by so many new ways for attendees to gather. 

 

The corporate world spends an estimated $242 billion on gifts for employees and customers, according to Forbes. Wouldn’t it be rewarding if the purchasing and giving of these types of gifts offered meaningful work for veterans, women, and their children?

 

SCS Global Services (SCS), a third-party environmental and sustainability certification, auditing, testing, and standards development, has launched its Zero Waste Standard, “Zero Waste for Events.”