• Northwest M+E Best of 2018 Awards Finalists

     
    POSTED August 1, 2018
     

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!

* Connect with us on social media before, during and after the awards with the hashtag #NWBestof2018

Alaska

Best Convention/Conference Venue

Alyeska Resort
Coast International Inn
Hotel Captain Cook

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space           

Alyeska Resort
Coast International Inn
Hotel Captain Cook

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

Alaska Aviation Museum
Alaska SeaLife Center 
Anchorage Museum  

Best Resort

Alyeska Resort
Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge
The Lodge at Denali Park Village
Waterfall Resort Alaska

British Columbia

Best Convention/Conference Venue

Fairmont Waterfront
Vancouver Convention Centre
Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour 

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

Fairmont Empress     
Fairmont Waterfront
Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company

BC Event Management
BRANDLIVE Management Group
e=mc2 events             

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

The Brew Creek Centre
The Butchart Gardens
Vancouver Aquarium

Best Resort
                                                                       
Fairmont Chateau Whistler   
Harrison Hot Springs Resort
Wickannish Inn           

Idaho

Best Convention/Conference Venue

The Coeur d’Alene Resort      
Schweitzer Mountain Resort
Sun Valley              

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

The Coeur d’Alene Resort
Schweitzer Mountain Resort             
Sun Valley            

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

The Basque Center
Chateau des Fleurs                           
JUMP                                      

Best Resort

The Coeur d’Alene Resort                  
Schweitzer Mountain Resort 
Sun Valley                               

Oregon

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider                                                                
                       
Audio Visual Management Solutions (AVMS)             
Greenlight Creative                           
Think AV                                 

Best Casino with Meeting Space            

Chinook Winds Casino Resort
Spirit Mountain Casino
Wildhorse Resort & Casino

Best Catering Company                    

Elephants Catering                            
Vibrant Table Catering & Events
Wild Pear Restaurant & Catering      

Best Convention/Conference Venue

Oregon Convention Center               
Portland Art Museum            
Sunriver Resort

Best Entertainment Provider

Hit Machine               
Portland Photo Booth
Team Casino Parties & Music

Best Event /Floral Décor

Blum Floral Design
Royce’s Prop Shop      
Vibrant Flowers          

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

The Benson, a Coast Hotel
the Nines                   
Sunriver Resort          

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

The Allison Inn & Spa 
The Heathman Hotel
Sentinel 

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company

Cindy Thompson Events
Epic Events Global                 
Viva! Events                            

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

Exchange Ballroom    
Leftbank Annex         
Urban Studio

Best Rental Service

Bridgewood Event Rentals (Formerly Barclay Event Rentals)
Royce’s Prop Shop      
West Coast Event Productions           

Best Resort/Lodge with Meeting/Event Space

Black Butte Ranch     
Kimpton RiverPlace Hotel     
McMenamins Edgefield         
Sunriver Resort

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Service

Double Decker PDX                
MTRWESTERN
NW Navigator                        

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space

Maysara Winery        
Sokol Blosser                                                              
Stoller Family Estate  

Washington

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider

Audio Visual Management Solutions (AVMS)                         
Blue Danube Productions      
Crimson Haze Event Lighting             

Best Casino with Meeting Space                             

Emerald Queen Hotel & Casino                     
Snoqualmie Casino               
Suquamish Clearwater Casino Resort           
Tulalip Resort Casino

Best Catering Company        

Foodz Catering                                             
Kaspars Catering & Events
Lisa Dupar Catering                           

Best Convention/Conference Venue                                                         

Bell Harbor International Conference Center
Tulalip Resort Casino 
Washington State Convention Center                                   

Best Entertainment Provider

Animate Objects Physical Theater                 
Nash Fung                                                     
Lighting the Sound Productions (formerly Wave Link Music)         

Best Event Décor/Floral Décor

Fena Flowers
PJ Hummel & Co.                                                       
Tolo Events                                         

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

Fairmont Olympic Hotel                                           
Suncadia Resort                                             
Tulalip Resort Casino

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

Four Seasons Hotel Seattle                            
Salish Lodge & Spa                                         
Willows Lodge                                                

Best Meeting & Event Planning Company                       

CRG Events                                                     
SHWorldwide                                                 
Tolo Events                                                                 

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotels or Convention/Conference Centers)

Columbia Tower Club
Fremont Foundry                                           
The Foundry by Herban Feast                                                

Best Rental Service

CORT Party Rental
Grand Event Rentals                                      
Pedersen’s Event Rentals                                                    

Best Resort/Lodge with Meeting/Event Space                                 

Salish Lodge & Spa                                                     
Tulalip Resort Casino                                     
Willows Lodge

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Service

Butler Seattle 
British Motor Coach                           
MTRWESTERN                                                

Best Winery/Brewery/Distillery with Event Space

Chateau Ste. Michelle                                   
DeLille Cellars                                                
JM Cellars                                     

Congratulations to the finalists of The Northwest Meetings + Events Best of 2018 readers' choice awards! We look forward to celebrating with you and announcing the winners Wednesday, October 17 at King Street Ballroom & Perch.

 

Shining a Spotlight on the Best of the Best

 

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