Marriott Conference Centres Awarded 1999 Planners` Choice Award

Marriott Conference Centersannounces three of its premier properties—Evergreen Conference Resort, Hickory Ridge Conference Center and Westfields Marriott—were recently awarded the distinguished MeetingNews 1999 Planners` Choice Award. MeetingNews readers, comprised of more than 61,000 corporate and association meeting planners, annually nominate their favorite properties. Hotels and resorts are selected on the basis of several key criteria including helpfulness and efficiency of hotel and meeting service staff; quality of meeting facilities, accommodations and food and beverage; overall ambiance; variety and quality of recreational activities.

“Marriott Conference Centers is proud to be recognized by MeetingNews,” said Todd Sherstad, national director of sales and marketing, Marriott Conference Centers. “Marriott Conference Centers continues to focus on taking small to mid-sized meetings to another level. Our customers recognize we are making a difference by providing the ultimate meeting experience and exceptional customer satisfaction.”

The Planners` Choice Award allows meeting and convention decision makers to recognize properties and hospitality professionals for making their meeting, convention, incentive trip or trade show an extraordinary experience.