• Colorado Meetings + Events' 2012 Readers' Choice Best Of Finalists

    POSTED January 10, 2012

Congratulations to all Colorado Meetings + Events' 2012 Readers’ Choice Best Of Finalists! We've listed the finalists in each category in random order, so don't get too excited-yet.

Winners will be announced at the Readers' Choice Best Of Party in March and appear in the Summer 2012 issue of Colorado Meetings + Events. Don't forget to R.S.V.P. for our event to celebrate the cream of the crop in Colorado's meetings and events industry.

Best Attraction
Denver Art Museum
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Zoo

Best Audio-Visual/Visual Presentation Provider
J&S Audio Visual
Image Audiovisuals
Fastlane Productions

Best Caterer – Denver Metro
Epicurean Culinary Group
Catering By Design
The Food Guy

Best Caterer – Outside Denver Metro
Biscuits & Berries
Cravings Catering
A Spice of Life Catering

Best Destination Management Company (DMC)
The Arrangers
Convention Designs
Rocky Mountain Connections (RMC)

Best Destination Marketing Organization (CVB, tourism office, chamber) – Town/Area 25,000+ in Population
Experience Colorado Springs, the Convention and Visitors Bureau
Boulder Convention & Visitors Bureau

Best Destination Marketing Organization (CVB, tourism office, chamber) – Town/Area Less Than 25,000 in Population
Breckenridge Resort Chamber
Vail Valley Partnership
Durango Area Tourism Office

Best Entertainment Agency
5 Star Talent and Entertainment
Talent West
Starkey Productions

Best Event Décor/Floral
Design Works
T’DA Design
The Perfect Petal

Best Historic Venue
Grant-Humphreys Mansion
Mile High Station
The Brown Palace Hotel & Spa

Best Hotel or Resort with Meeting/Event Space - Denver Metro
Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
Four Seasons Hotel Denver
The Curtis--a DoubleTree by Hilton

Best Hotel or Resort with Meeting/Event Space - Outside Denver Metro
The Broadmoor
Devil’s Thumb Ranch
St. Julien Hotel & Spa

Best Meeting/Event Planning Company
Convention Designs
The Arrangers

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotel) - Denver Metro
Denver Zoo
Mile High Station
Colorado Convention Center

Best Meeting/Event Venue (No Hotel) - Outside Denver Metro
Spruce Mountain Guest Ranch
Cielo at Castle Pines

Best Photographer/Videographer
All Digital
Allée Photography
Gaston Photography

Best Rental Service (tents, tables, linens, etc.)
Butler Rents
Party Time Rental Inc.
Event Rents

Best Restaurant/Bar with Meeting/Event Space
The Corner Office Restaurant & Martini Bar
Mangia Bevi Café

Best Teambuilding Organizer/Activity
Convention Designs
The Arrangers
Fun Productions Inc.

Best Transportation Service
Preferred Transportation
Presidential Limousine
Coach America

Take note of these seven pros who are making their mark in the meetings and events industry. Colorado Meetings + Events is proud to introduce our 2020 Hall of Fame inductees, who are among the state's most creative, dedicated and passionate individuals. Our editorial advisory board, composed of 15 industry representatives from around the staste, nominated and selected this year's inductees for their commitment and unique contributions. Now in its 13th year, the Hall of Fame has 90 distinguished members. 


Here's who has been crowned the winners and runners-up of the Colorado Meetings + Events Best of 2020 readers' choice awards. Congratulations!  

Best Brewery/Distillery/Winery with Event Space 
Bigsby's Folly Craft Winery & Restaurant 


We salute seven Colorado meetings and events industry pros for their expertise, enthusiasm and involvement.