Edmonton, AB, June 19, 2015 – DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton has won the Venue of the Year Award at this year’s Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Greater Edmonton Event Management Awards. This annual event recognizes outstanding people and companies within the event industry.
“Our SilverBirch Conference Centres, as exemplified by the one at DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton, are designed to provide a stress-free, premier meeting experience,” says Steve Giblin, President and CEO of SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts. “Winning a top award from meeting planners demonstrates that we have achieved what we set out to do with the SilverBirch Conference Centre concept.”
Managed by SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts, the completely renovated DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton is centrally located near Edmonton’s city centre and features a state-of-the-art SilverBirch Conference Centre®. The distraction free and ergonomically advanced meeting spaces are ideal for meetings, conferences and weddings. Meeting planners particularly enjoy the All-Inclusive Meeting Packages, which is a unique concept to make meeting planning fast, stress-free, convenient and easy to budget.
Meeting attendees and guests can also enjoy unlimited, all-day access to the Connections Café® featuring a selection of inspiring refreshments, homemade indulgences, fresh fruits and vegetables, and healthy treats and pastries. Most importantly, guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi access all day long without additional charge.
“We are so proud to be recognized by our industry colleagues with this award,” says Grant McCurdy, General Manager, at DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton. “Our modern 35,000+ sq. ft. of flexible meeting and banquet space has set the new standard for meetings in Edmonton, and clearly meeting planners agree. And we are thrilled to have three of our team members nominated individually. Sales Manager Andrea Morris, Sales & Catering Manager Stephen Simmons and Sales Manager Tara Constantinoff are all examples of our dedication to superior guest service”
The Event Management Awards is a formal event hosted by the Edmonton chapter of Meeting Planners International, which is committed to giving its members the very best in professional development, business opportunities and a vibrant industry community.
DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton also recently received the TripAdvisor® 2015 Certificate of Excellence award for excellent guest services and achieving outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor®.
About SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts
SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts is one of Canada’s leading hotel management companies and manages over 20 hotels and resorts across Canada. The company manages independent hotels and hotels operating under major franchise brands, such as Marriott, Radisson, Hilton, Quality, Best Western and Ramada. www.silverbirchhotels.com
About SilverBirch Conference Centers
SilverBirch Conference Centres are the most inspiring Conference Centres in Canada. Our distraction free and ergonomically advanced facilities with leading edge technology and our personalized service and health inspired innovative cuisine, guarantee a premier meeting experience with meaningful results. Our variety of All-Inclusive Meeting Packages are designed to make meeting planning stress-free, convenient and easy to budget.
Located at DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton, DoubleTree by Hilton™ Hotel and Conference Centre Regina, Radisson Hotel Edmonton South and Homewood Suites by Hilton® Halifax-Downtown and Hampton Inn by Hilton™ Halifax-Downtown.
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