Voting for the 7th Annual Northwest Meetings + Events Best of Awards is now live! It’s time to let your favorite vendors know just how much you appreciate them.

This year, voting is limited to one ballot per email address and voters must vote in at least 10 categories. The ballot has been prepopulated with past winners and nominees, as well as regional favorites, but feel free to write in your own! The ballot will be updated as new names are added. Voting ends May 19.

Here are a few categories you can vote for:

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotel or Convention/Conference Center) – NEW CATEGORY
Best Meeting and Event Planning Company – NEW CATEGORY
Best Resort/Lodge with Meeting and Event Space – NEW CATEGORY
Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space – NEW CATEGORY
Best Casino
Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider
Best Entertainment Provider
Best Catering Company
Best Convention/Conference Venue
Best Event/Floral Décor Vendor
Best Hotel with Meeting Space: More than 200 rooms
Best Hotel with Meeting Space: Less than 200 rooms
Best Rental Service
Best Valet/Transportation Service

The winners will be announced at the annual Best of Awards Party to be held in October.

So, what are you waiting for? Get voting!!

Voting for the 7th Annual Northwest Meetings + Events Best of Awards is now live! It’s time to let your favorite vendors know just how much you appreciate them.

This year, voting is limited to one ballot per email address and voters must vote in at least 10 categories. The ballot has been prepopulated with past winners and nominees, as well as regional favorites, but feel free to write in your own! The ballot will be updated as new names are added. Voting ends May 19.

Here are a few categories you can vote for:

 

Mark your calendars! On Thursday, Oct. 20, we’ll be unveiling the winners of the 2016 Best of Northwest Meetings + Events readers’ choice awards! The party gets started at 6 p.m. at the Metropolist. In addition to the awards, we’ll have plenty of great food, entertainment, SWAG and conversation, so please be sure to join us. Special thanks to this year’s fabulous sponsors: Butler Seattle, Ketchikan Visitors Bureau, Salem Convention Center and Tulalip Resort Casino.

Tickets are $15 until Oct. 13 and $20 after or at the door. You can register here.

 

The names of the finalists for the 4th Annual Northwest Meetings + Events Readers’ Choice Best Of Awards have been released, so get ready to party! The winners will be announced at our annual awards party, held Wednesday, October 22 from 6-8:30 p.m. at The Foundry in Seattle!