SAUSALITO, Calif., Oct. 24, 2017 — Smart Meetings, the leading media company and most trusted resource for meeting professionals, is proud to announce the winners of its 2017 Platinum Choice Awards. A prominent benchmark in the meetings industry, the premier recognition program honors hotels, venues and destinations that demonstrate exemplary standards of excellence in service and amenities including ambience, breadth of resources, facility quality, guest services, recreational activities, dining options, technical support and more.
These spectacular venues were nominated by dedicated industry professionals and received a thoughtful review by the Smart Meetings editorial team who selected the final honorees. The Platinum Choice Awards have gained steady notoriety as an effective tool and resource for meeting planners, as well as a distinguished touchstone for the remarkable properties that host them.
“My team and I are elated to honor this year’s Platinum Choice Awards winners. We are delighted that the awards have become a metric of achievement for the industry’s valued hotels and continue to serve as a practical and valuable tool for meeting planners,” said Marin Bright, Smart Meetings founder and CEO.
Platinum Choice winners will be featured in the December issue of Smart Meetings print and digital magazines and will be showcased on the Smart Meetings website for one year.
About Smart Meetings:
Smart Meetings is the leading media company and the most trusted resource for meeting professionals. Providing best-in-class service, Smart Meetings publishes cutting-edge meetings content in print and digital magazines, hosts world-class networking events, features thought-leading and CEU-accredited webinars, provides a complimentary site-selection service (Smart Meetings 360) and offers myriad digital resources. Smart Meetings pioneered the widely celebrated one-on-one hosted buyer program and has become the most effective media company to connect meeting professionals with premier hotels and destinations.