Arrangers Destination Management Company has received multiple awards and recognition this year. Notable acknowledgments include:
On December 10, Arrangers received Charter Accredited Destination Management Company (ADMC) status from the Association of Destination Management Executives (ADME). One of only (24) DMCs world-wide, and the only in Colorado, to receive this inaugural accreditation, Arrangers met ADMC program requirements measuring longevity and stability of the company, commitment to the DMC industry and service levels to clients.
For her contribution to ADME in 2007, Nicole Marsh was recently given the President’s Award at the ADME annual conference. Current President, Ilene Reinhart stated, “Perhaps the best thing I can say is that ADME will have the benefit of her continued involvement in the coming year as President-elect and then President of ADME. I marvel at all that she does… There was no other possible or more deserving person than Nicole.”
In the December 2007 issue, Special Events Magazine ranked Arrangers one of the “25 Top” Destination Management Companies (DMC) in the world. 2007 was the second year in a row the 38-year-old company made the prestigious list giving The Arrangers world- wide recognition.
Arrangers is also one of three finalist in Colorado Meetings & Events Magazine “Best of” Awards in the categories of Best Destination Management Company and Best Teambuilding. Winners will be announces at the “Best Of” Event in March 2008 and will also be listed in the Spring 2008 issue.
On September 12th, Arrangers was named 2007 Top Company in the Tourism/Hospitality category by Colorado Biz Magazine and UMB Bank, widely regarded as Colorado’s most competitive statewide business-excellence program. Top Companies were selected based on excellence in financial performance, business operations and community involvement.
Also in September, Arrangers received certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council-West, in partnership with the WBENC. The WBENC is the nation’s leading advocate of equal opportunities for women’s business enterprises.
Colorado Biz Magazine named Arrangers DMC among the Top 100 Woman-Owned Companies in Colorado, ranking the Destination Management Company 46th in 2006. In business for 38 years, this is the second time The Arrangers was recognized on the prestigious list. The Arrangers was also recognized as one of the top 250 private companies in Colorado in 2007.
Nicole Marsh, CMP, DMCP, was honored with the Meeting Industry Council (MIC) of Colorado’s 2006 Meetings Industry Leader Award at MIC’s Annual Colorado Conference. The only award given out annually by the MIC, the award recognizes individuals that demonstrate active leadership within one or more industry associations and display the personal and professional integrity that allows them to stand out among their peers.