The Convention Centre Dublin wins the Gold Award for ‘Best Overseas Conference Centre’ at the M&IT Industry Awards 2019.
DUBLIN – 04 March 2019 – The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) has won the Gold Award for ‘Best Overseas Conference Centre’ at the M&IT Industry Awards 2019, which took place on Friday 1 March at the Battersea Evolution, London. This is the ninth year in a row that The CCD has won an award in this category.
The M&IT Industry Awards are voted for by readers of the Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine and recognise and reward excellence in the industry. The CCD, having won the Gold Award on six previous occasions, beat off stiff competition this year from five other convention centres including, Fira Barcelona, Grimaldi Forum Monaco and the RAI Amsterdam.
Picking up the award Stephen Meehan, Chief Executive of The CCD, said, “We are delighted to win this award again and we are grateful to everyone who voted for us. The M&IT Awards are particularly significant as they are voted for by UK event organisers, so this is a massive endorsement from our clients in the UK market, particularly given the strong competition this year.”
This is the ninth year running that The CCD has won at the M&IT Awards and the ‘Best Overseas Conference Centre 2019’ addition brings the total number of industry awards the venue has achieved to 41.
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Head of Marketing & Communications
The Convention Centre Dublin
About The CCD
The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) opened in September 2010 and is Ireland’s only purpose-built international convention centre. Located in the heart of Dublin city, just 15 minutes from Dublin Airport, The CCD has won a total of 41 industry awards since opening. For more information, please visit www.theccd.ie
About the M&IT Awards
The annual M&IT Awards are voted for by bona-fide UK event organisers and all entries are audited by the Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC). Organised by Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine, the awards bring together various sectors of the business to measure market reaction in rewarding excellence of service and product.
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