DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – June 12, 2013 – Hilton Daytona Beach Resort/Ocean Walk Village, today announced it has been recognized on Cvent’s list of the 100 most popular resorts in North America and the Caribbean, according to meeting and event booking activity in the Cvent Supplier Network. Cvent operates one of the world’s largest global marketplaces for group meetings business.
“We’re excited to be recognized by Cvent as one of the top 100 most popular resorts,” said Jason Reader, Area Managing Director/GM. “With over 60,000 square feet of meeting space and 29 meeting rooms we can accommodate groups of all sizes. What better place to have your meeting than at the “World’s Most Famous Beach.”
Amenities define resorts, and all of the properties on the list feature luxuries such as spas, on-site restaurants, health clubs, concierge services and outdoor pools. Hilton Daytona Beach Resort/Ocean Walk Village also offers additional amenities popular with guests, including live entertainment, connected to Ocean Walk Shoppes and movie theater, directly across from the Ocean Center Convention Center and being located directly on Daytona’s only traffic-free beach.
Cvent’s list of resorts was compiled from a total of more than 3,500 qualifying properties in North America and the Caribbean from the Cvent Supplier Network. Properties were qualified based on a combination of quantitative metrics and third party review scores, some of which included:
• Meeting space (in square feet) and number of meeting rooms;
• Number of guest rooms; and
• Volume of meetings and room nights booked
“We’re excited to recognize Hilton Daytona Beach Resort/Ocean Walk Village and celebrate the fact that many resorts are seeing a growing demand for corporate meetings and events over the past few years,” said Eric Eden, vice president of marketing at Cvent. “Resorts provide a unique, all-inclusive atmosphere that engages meeting attendees while also entertaining them, and we look forward to seeing the number of meetings and incentive trips booked at these types of properties continue to increase.”
The list of resorts is a subset of the Cvent Supplier Network’s complete list, which includes more than 900 destinations and over 200,000 unique venues around the globe.
About Hilton Hotels & Resorts
One of the most recognized names in the industry, Hilton Hotels & Resorts stands as the stylish, forward thinking global leader in hospitality. From inaugural balls and Hollywood award galas to business events and days to remember, Hilton is where the world makes history, closes the deal, toasts special occasions and gets away from it all. The flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide continues to build upon its legacy of innovation by developing products and services to meet the needs of tomorrow's savvy global travelers while more than 144,000 Team Members shape experiences in which every guest feels cared for, valued and respected. Today, the Hilton Hotels & Resorts portfolio includes more than 550 properties in 80 countries and the brand remains synonymous with "hotel." Access the latest Hilton news at http://news.hilton.com or begin your journey at www.hilton.com. Social media users can engage with Hilton at www.twitter.com/hiltonhotels, www.facebook.com/hilton and www.youtube.com/hilton. Hilton Hotels & Resorts is one of Hilton Worldwide’s ten market- leading brands.
Founded in 1999, Cvent is a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform and has 1,250 employees worldwide. Cvent offers web-based software for online event registration, meeting site selection, event management; mobile apps for events, e-mail marketing and web surveys, and helps clients around the world manage hundreds of thousands of events, surveys and e-mail campaigns. Cvent's client base includes corporations from every major industry, associations, universities, and non-profit organizations. For more information, please visit cvent.com, or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.