DestinationWeddings selected by Sandals, a premier providerof destination wedding coordination and travel services worldwide, announced today that it received three prestigious Sandals S.T.A.R. awardsat the recent 5th Annual Sandals and Beaches S.T.A.R. Awards (SandalsTravel Agent Recognition) held at Beaches Turks & Caicos.Nominated foreight awards, the company won for “Best of the Best,” “Top Travel Agency inthe Northeast U.S.,” “Top 10 Travel Agencies in the World” and is currentlythe seventh largest Sandals travel agency in the world.

Approximately 75 ofthe top travel agencies in the world attended the ceremony for these widelyrecognized awards that were started in 2001 as a way to reward the toptravel agents selling Sandals and at the same time showcase the newestresort products and on-island attractions.

“Winning three Sandals S.T.A.R. awards is a testament to the expertise ofour wedding travel specialists and the commitment DestinationWeddings.comhas to making sure each couple’s wedding is as smooth as possible,” said Quentin “Bud” Carmichael, president of “Ourability to ensure flawless coordination is made attainable by workingclosely with Sandals and its impeccable properties and dedicated staff.” offers a full service one stop resource approachwhich has one goal in mind—to make the planning and coordination of eachcouple’s destination wedding as simple and stress-free as possible.Destination weddings are different from typical weddings and honeymoons,and therefore require the planning of an experienced travel’s network of certified wedding travel specialistshave been specifically trained to navigate the unusual requirements ofmarriage within foreign countries, such as regulations surrounding marriagelicenses. is unique in offering the entire rangeof services and travel that couples need to ensure their weddings go offwithout a hitch. The company also removes the complexity of worldwidetravel for guests, by offering affordable guest travel packages.

“In selecting the Sandals S.T.A.R. award winners, we look to honor the mostcommitted companies who have shown diligence, volume and expertise when itcomes to selling ultra all-inclusive resorts packages,” said Mandy Chomat,Senior Vice President of Sales for Unique Vacations Inc. WorldwideRepresentative for Sandals and Beaches Resorts. “In for the ‘Best of the Best’ award in particular, wewere rewarding the number of bookings the company secured, as well as itsdedication to working with Sandals to grow our mutual reputations forexcellence in customer service.”