• Best of New Jersey Winners (Listed)

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

    It’s time to announce the winners of the inaugural Best of New Jersey readers’ choice awards!

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

THE WINNER IS: OCEAN PLACE RESORT & SPA

Runners-up
» Hyatt Regency New Brunswick
» Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa

Best Resort with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: OCEAN PLACE RESORT & SPA

Runners-up
» Crystal Springs Resort
» Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa

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

THE WINNER IS: LAMBERTVILLE STATION RESTAURANT AND INN

Runners-up
» Hampton Inn Woodbridge
» Chauncey Hotel and Conference Center

Best Boutique Hotel with Meeting/ Event Space

THE WINNER IS: THE BERNARDS INN

Runners-up
» The Olde Mill Inn
» Molly Pitcher Inn

Best Casino

THE WINNER IS: BORGATA HOTEL CASINO & SPA

Runners-up
» Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City
» Caesars Atlantic City Hotel & Casino

Best Golf Resort with Event Space

THE WINNER IS: CRYSTAL SPRINGS RESORT

Runners-up
» Galloping Hill Golf Course

» Stockton Seaview Hotel and Golf Club

Best Brewery with Event Space

THE WINNER IS: HARVEST MOON BREWERY & CAFÉ

Runners-up
» Triumph Brewing Company

» Long Valley Pub and Brewery

Best Historic or Cultural Venue

THE WINNER IS: GROUNDS FOR SCULPTURE

Runners-up
» The Brownstone
» Newark Museum

Best Winery with Event Space

THE WINNER IS: ALBA VINEYARD & WINERY

Runners-up
» Laurita Winery
» Unionville Vineyards

Best Restaurant with Private Dining Space

THE WINNER IS: LIBERTY HOUSE

Runners-up
» Stone House at Stirling Ridge
» Lambertville Station Restaurant and Inn

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotel)

THE WINNER IS: CRYSTAL PLAZA

Runners-up
» The Boathouse at Mercer Lake
» One Atlantic

Best Event Décor Provider

THE WINNER IS: FLOWERFUL EVENTS

Runners-up
» The Charles Group, Inc.
» Laura Clare Design

Best Florist

THE WINNER IS: FLOWERFUL EVENTS

Runners-up
» Crest Florist
» Highland Flowers & Gifts

Best Meeting/Event Planning Company

THE WINNER IS: THE CHARLES GROUP, INC. 

Runners-up
» Landmark Hospitality

» Oh So Fabulous

Best Transportation Provider

THE WINNER IS: WORLDGROUND

Runners-up
» AAA Worldwide Transportation

» AAA Limousine

Best CVB in Town/Area with More than 25,000 Population

THE WINNER IS: MEET AC & CENTRAL JERSEY CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU (TIE) 

Runners-up
» Princeton Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau
» Meadowlands Liberty Convention & Visitors Bureau
» Visit South Jersey

Best CVB in Town/Area with Less than 25,000 Population

THE WINNER IS: GREATER WILDWOODS TOURISM IMPROVEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

Runners-up
» Visit Spring Lake
» Red Bank Visitors Center

Best Boat Charter Service

THE WINNER IS: SPIRIT OF NEW JERSEY/ ENTERTAINMENT CRUISES

Runners-up
» Smooth Sailing Celebrations
» Atlantic City Cruises

Best A/V Provider

THE WINNER IS: ENCORE EVENT TECHNOLOGIES

Runners-up
» PSAV
» Eclipse Events

Best Entertainment Provider/ Performer

THE WINNER IS: BARRY HERMAN ENTERTAINMENT

Runners-up
» Eclipse Events
» NinetyThree Entertainment

Best Caterer

THE WINNER IS: CRAVE EVENTS GROUP

Runners-up
» Food Company Catering and Special Events
» foodwerx

Best Photographer/Videographer

THE WINNER IS: GENERIC BRAND HUMAN

Runners-up
» Stephanie Wolf Photography
» Andy Foster Photography

Take note of these seven pros who are making their mark in the meetings and events industry. 

Jolene Ihle, Founder
IdeationMKT
Lifetime Achievement 

“I was 10 years old when I received my Muscular Dystrophy Carnival Kit in the mail. The box was filled with cool ideas and colorful materials to  support fundraising efforts. I was completely enthralled with the event planning process. … This experience was my jumpstart into events and I was hooked.”

 

Here's who has been crowned the winners and runners-up of the Minnesota Meetings + Events Best of 2020 readers' choice awards. Congratulations!  

Best Brewery/Cidery/Distillery/Winery with Event Space 
Surly Brewing Company 

 

Take note of these seven pros who are making their mark in the meetings and events industry. Colorado Meetings + Events is proud to introduce our 2020 Hall of Fame inductees, who are among the state's most creative, dedicated and passionate individuals. Our editorial advisory board, composed of 15 industry representatives from around the staste, nominated and selected this year's inductees for their commitment and unique contributions. Now in its 13th year, the Hall of Fame has 90 distinguished members.