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  • May 13, 2016

ACCESS Philadelphia To Support Democratic National Convention

United States: The Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee for the Democratic National Convention named this Tuesday the event production firms selected to support the Convention’s official welcome parties. ACCESS Philadelphia, in …

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  • April 13, 2016
Great Places

Event Trends Shaping 2016… Experiences are In & Going Green

As the event industry continues to move at such fast pace, event and meeting planners are constantly looking at new and unique ways to make their events fresh, engaging and …

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  • April 7, 2016

Case Study: How to Host Hospitality Execs

For Starwood Hotels & Resorts 2016 America’s Leadership Conference in February, the Starwood meetings and event team and the host hotel, Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, were under pressure and under the …

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  • March 1, 2016

ACCESS Destination Services: Taking Every Opportunity to Give Back

It’s always exciting to come across a company making a concerted effort to give back to its community. So, when we came across a company that’s been a pioneer of Corporate Social …

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  • February 9, 2016

ACCESS Chicago Accredited by ADMEI as ADMC

San Diego – February 9, 2016 – ACCESS Destination Services is proud to announce ACCESS Chicago was recently recognized by the Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) as an …

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  • November 10, 2015

Access Destination Services: Slow and Steady Wins the Race

CEO of Access Destination Services, Chris Lee, interviewed with Smart Meetings TV at 2015’s IMEX America, who spoke about the importance of consolidation in the meetings industry. He says there …

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  • September 9, 2015

Philadelphia hosts HUGE, 8-day, 143,000-person global art exhibition!

ACCESS’ long-time, valued partner, BCD Meetings & Events, introduced the ACCESS Philadelphia team to Saint-Gobain – one of the largest building materials companies in the world. The mission was to …

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  • August 26, 2015

ACCESS named Hospitality Partner of the Year by HPN Global

ACCESS has been named Hospitality Partner of the Year by HPN Global – one of the leading and largest Site Selection and Venue Finding companies in the world! The award was …

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  • August 19, 2015

ACCESS Makes INC 5000 List for 3rd Consecutive Year!

For the third consecutive year, ACCESS Destination Services has made Inc. Magazine’s Top 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America list. In addition to ranking #51 among the Top Travel …

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  • August 10, 2015

ACCESS named one of San Diego’s Best Places to Work

ACCESS is proud to announce it was recently named one of “San Diego’s Best Place to Work” by The San Diego Business Journal.  This marks the third time that ACCESS …

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  • July 30, 2015

ACCESS named Top 25 DMC for 11th Consecutive Year

For the 11th consecutive year, ACCESS Destination Services has been named one of the Top 25 Destination Management Companies in the world by Special Events Magazine! DMCs were selected based on their …

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  • April 27, 2015

ACCESS Florida awarded ITA Group Timeless Performance Award

More than 10 years ago, event management leader ITA Group created the Timeless Performance Award to recognize travel industry partners—air carriers, hotels and resorts, destination management companies (DMCs)—who set the …

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  • April 10, 2015

Pharma Forum 2015: CSR success and Shining Star award!

ACCESS recently returned from a fantastic showing at Pharma Forum 2015 where ACCESS was the CSR activity sponsor at the show for the second year – and what an event …

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  • March 31, 2015

Special Events – Chris Lee on Corporate Social Responsibility

ACCESS CEO Chris Lee talks CSR and its effects on local communities, employee morale and your bottom line in this month's Special Events IdeaXchange.
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  • February 5, 2015

ACCESS reveals new look, logo and website!

Several months ago, the team at ACCESS Destination Services embarked on a mission to better convey what we’re passionate about by redesigning our brand image and messaging.  Our partners and …

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  • February 4, 2015

Pacific World expands into the Philippines

Pacific World announced today the opening of a new partnership in the Philippines. Pacific World Philippines is a commercial partnership between Pacific World and leading local DMC, Blue Horizon Travel & Tours, …

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  • January 19, 2015

Special Events – Chris Lee on Shared Experiences and Inspired People

Be sure to check out ACCESS CEO Chris Lee's recent article in Special Events Magazine on the power of shared experiences and how the meetings and events industry should be much more than simply providers of "things."
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  • January 17, 2015

ACCESS Texas ADMEI Award finalist!

ACCESS Texas is excited to be a finalist in the 2015 ADMEI Excellence Awards!  Want to know who wins?  The awards event will be held on Saturday, 14 February 2015 at …

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  • January 14, 2015

ACCESS Expands into New Orleans!

ACCESS is very excited to announce our growth into New Orleans with industry veterans Shelley Pigéon and Jill DiMarco of Signature Events! The 25-year-old DMC joins the ACCESS brand as ACCESS New Orleans along with our …

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  • January 14, 2015

ACCESS Texas named Top 100 Places to Work!

Congratulations to the ACCESS Team for recently being named one of the Top 100 Places to Work by!  The award celebrates companies who go above and beyond in providing a …

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