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TOP 10 GROUP EVENTS: Oct 1, 2007 – Oct 31, 2007

Square Footage Meeting Space Occupied, Square Footage Catered, Estimated Number of Attendees

 

Square Footage Meeting Space Occupied

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Total Sq. Ft Occupied

1

NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CORRECTIONAL HEALTH

Renaissance Nashville Hotel

1,357,557

2

CME – US Psychiatric & Mental Health Congre

Gaylord Palms Resort & Conv Center

757,313

3

League of Kansas Municipalities – 2007 Annual Conference

Sheraton Overland Park Hotel

727,297

4

NACADA

Baltimore Convention Center

538,971

5

2007 Power Electronic Technology

Hilton Anatole

466,758

6

Franmac

The Broadmoor

413,771

7

National Association of Stock Plan Professional 2007

Marriott San Francisco

380,605

8

2007 ATE Conference

Omni Shoreham Hotel

355,953

9

2007 Jack Henry & Associates Fall National Users

Gaylord Texan Resort & Conv Center

347,577

10

ASDP 44th Annual Meeting

Marriott Baltimore Waterfront Hotel

335,657

 

Square Footage Catered

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Total Sq. Ft Occupied

1

2007 Power Electronic Technology

Hilton Anatole

342,942

2

Franmac

The Broadmoor

197,984

3

CME, Inc – US Psychiatric & Mental Health Congre

Gaylord Palms Resort & Conv Center

160,616

4

HOLIDAY MART 2007

Sheraton Overland Park Hotel

158,916

5

ATA ANNUAL MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE &

Marriott Orlando World C Resort & Conv

 

6

ACLI 07

Omni Shoreham Hotel

135,365

7

NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CORRECTIONAL HEALTH

Renaissance Nashville Hotel

116,325

8

NetConnect, Netlq's 7th Annual Global Users Conference

Rosen Shingle Creek

115,133

9

Pizza Hut

Hyatt Regency Downtown

110,000

10

GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES COUNCIL

John Ascuaga's Nugget Resort Hotel & Casino

105,304

 

 

  

Estimated Number of Attendees

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Attendees

1

NALMS International Symposium 2007

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort at Walt Disney

18,073

2

T.D. Jakes For Ladies Only

Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

13,219

3

NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CORRECTIONAL HEALTH

Renaissance Nashville Hotel

8,715

4

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid

Baltimore Convention Center

7,870

5

CME Inc - U. S Psychiatric & Mental Health Congre

Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

6,823

6

ATA ANNUAL MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE &

Marriott Orlando World Center Resort & Convention

6,300

7

2007 US Olympic Assembly

Hilton American – Houston

5,635

8

2007 Power Electronic Technology

Hilton Anatole

5,007

9

KMCA & MMCA JOINT CONVENTION 2007

Sheraton Overland Park Hotel

4,970

10

Denny’s Franchisee Association 2007 Convention

Rosen Shingle Creek

4,494

 


SELECTED MARKET: Boston, MA

Square Footage Meeting Space Occupied: Boston, MA

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Total Sq. Ft Occupied

1

SCHOOL NUTRITION ASSOCIATION OF

Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center

59,258

2

FSCO Winter Board Meeting

Westin Hotel Waltham / Boston

46,907

3

Sarah DeAdder and Frank Pulido Wedding Reception

Doubletree Hotel Boston/Westborough

33,720

4

WORLD TRADE GROUP PHARMA R&D 2007

Marriott Boston Newton

27,351

5

JACK AND JILL EASTERN REGION NORTHERN CLUSTER

Marriott Boston Cambridge

20,446

6

Stahl / Emerson Wedding

Marriott Boston Burlington

16,600

7

53RD ANNUAL GALA

Hyatt Regency Cambridge

14,016

8

Knights of Columbus Charity Ball

Crowne Plaza Worcester

8,934

9

Northeast Energy & Commerce Association

Doubletree Guest Suites Boston/Cambridge

7,424

10

Newton Wellesley Hospital Leadership institute

Sheraton Needham Hotel

6,900

 Square Footage Catered: Boston, MA

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Total Sq. Ft Catered

1

Sarah DeAdder and Frank Pulido Wedding Reception

Doubletree Hotel Boston/Westborough

33,720

2

Stahl / Emerson Wedding

Marriott Boston Burlington

13,500

3

2007 Profitable Connections Leadership Awards / SBCNE

Westin Hotel Waltham / Boston

12,508

4

Massachusetts Public Health Association

Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center

9,540

5

Newton Wellesley Awards Dinner

Marriott Boston Newton

9,324

6

53RD ANNUAL GALA

Hyatt Regency Cambridge

7,008

7

Knights of Columbus Charity Ball

Crowne Plaza Worcester

6,534

8

8 MICROSOFT MSTV DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE

Marriott Boston Cambridge

6,384

9

Northeast Energy & Commerce Association

Doubletree Guest Suites Boston/Cambridge

4,255

10

Peguero/Guerrero Wedding

Holiday Inn Boston / Somerville

3,800

 

Estimated Number of Attendees: Boston, MA

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Attendees

1

SOCIETY OF BROADCAST ENGINEERS

Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center

1,230

2

Stahl / Emerson Wedding

Marriott Boston Burlington

540

 

3

Sharma Reception

Doubletree Hotel Boston/Westborough

470

4

FORD / BUTTERFIELD

WEDDING Crowne Plaza Worcester

391

5

2007 Profitable Connections Leadership Awards / SBCNE

Westin Hotel Waltham / Boston

375

6

Peguero /Guerrero Wedding

Holiday Inn Boston / Somerville

238

7

Mathworks Advisory Board

Marriott Boston Newton

232

8

Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Marriott Boston Cambridge

200

9

Accelrys Science Forum - Meeting

Hyatt Regency Cambridge

195

10

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN BUSINESS

Doubletree Guest Suites Boston/Cambridge

157

 

 

 

SELECTED MARKET: Atlanta, GA

 

Square Footage Meeting Space Occupied: Atlanta, GA

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Total Sq. Ft Catered

1

8th National Conference on Preventing Crime

Hilton Atlanta

117,004

2

GEORGIA CONSERVANCY BANQUET

Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center

66,918

3

AMERICAN ASSN. OF CODE ENFORCEMENT

Renaissance Atlanta Hotel

54,353

4

HOTLANTA DANCE CHALLENGE

Renaissance Waverly Hotel

54,180

5

ZEP MANUFACTURING SALES MEETING

Marriott Atlanta Airport Hotel

51,236

6

GEORGIA NAACP STATE CONVENTION

Sheraton Gateway Hotel Atlanta Airport

41,868

7

Georgia Deca Meeting

Crowne Plaza Hotel Atlanta-Ravinia (Perimeter Ctr)

40,326

8

NAMB Board of Trustees Meeting

Westin Atlanta Airport

37,379

9

URBAN SPECIAL EDUCATION LEADERSHIP

JW Marriott Hotel Buckhead Atlanta

30,760

10

AT&T - 2007 Training Meetings

Westin Atlanta North at Perimeter

29,450

 
Square Footage Catered: Atlanta, GA

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Total Sq. Ft Catered

1

ISM-Hospitality Supply Fall Conference

Hilton Atlanta

41,000

 

2

ZEP MANUFACTURING SALES MEETING

Marriott Atlanta Airport Hotel

24,376

3

GEORGIA CONSERVANCY BANQUET

Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center

21,780

4

GEORGIA NAACP STATE CONVENTION

Sheraton Gateway Hotel Atlanta Airport

21,372

5

LIFELINK ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER

JW Marriott Hotel Buckhead Atlanta

18,000

6

EPEP Meeting

Renaissance Atlanta Hotel

17,544

7

AUDIT METHODOLOGY TRAINING

Marriott Atlanta Perimeter Center

11,488

8

AFROTC Commanders Conference 2007

Westin Atlanta Airport

11,448

9

PRIVATE WEDDING

Emory Conference Center Hotel

10,800

10

2007 TMT Transman Conference

Grand Hyatt Atlanta Buckhead

9,709


Estimated Number of Attendees: Atlanta, GA

 

 

Event Name

 

Property

 

Total Sq. Ft Catered

1

Turkish American Cultural Association of Georgia

Hilton Atlanta

1,114

2

2007 TMT Transman Conference

Grand Hyatt Atlanta Buckhead

620

3

Georgia Deca Meeting

 

Crowne Plaza Hotel Atlanta-Ravinia (Perimeter Ctr)

597

4

ZEP MANUFACTURING SALES MEETING

Marriott Atlanta Airport Hotel

595

5

HOTLANTA DANCE CHALLENGE

Renaissance Waverly Hotel

546

6

LIFELINK ANNIVERSARY AWARDS DINNER

JW Marriott Hotel Buckhead Atlanta

540

7

GEORGIA NAACP STATE CONVENTION

Sheraton Gateway Hotel Atlanta Airport

508

8

VERONESI/ZARRILLI WEDDING

Westin Atlanta North at Perimeter

483

9

GEORGIA CONSERVANCY BANQUET

Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center

435

10

Clinical Dental Hygiene

Sheraton Buckhead Hotel Atlanta

404

 

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Data derived from reader board reports covering hotels in 59 metropolitan areas across 39 states and provinces. The Knowland Group™ provides detailed reports on events within a client’s competitive set of hotels to over 400 hotels across the United States and Canada. Details include: meeting planner contact information, previous event and size details on all groups surveyed, detailed overview of group’s experiences including any complaints or issues, actual size of event (number of room nights actualized), date of group’s next event, property selection decision date(s) and/or process(s) (including RFP details if relevant), size of next event, existence of any relationships (contractual and/or personal) with incumbent and/or other hotel(s) and any additional information requested by client.

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*Data are derived from the Knowland Group’s™ READERS™ - hotel reader board service. Hotels surveyed are determined by request from Knowland Group™ clients. Data do not represent a scientific study. Estimated number of attendees is based on size of meeting rooms occupied and, where possible to determine, configuration of rooms and does not necessarily correspond to room nights actualized. Data on catered events are determined by function descriptions. Single instance events, such as weddings, although included in client reports, or omitted here. Certain oversized properties, including conference and convention centers, although included in client reports if requested, are omitted here.

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Data derived from reader board reports covering hotels in 59 metropolitan areas across 39 states and provinces.  Total number of events surveyed for time period: 42,261*

The Knowland Group™ provides detailed reports on events within a client’s competitive set of hotels to over 400 hotels across the United States and Canada.  Details include: meeting planner contact information, previous event and size details on all groups surveyed, detailed overview of group’s experiences including any complaints or issues, actual size of event (number of room nights actualized), date of group’s next event, property selection decision date(s) and/or process(s) (including RFP details if relevant), size of next event, existence of any relationships (contractual and/or personal) with incumbent and/or other hotel(s) and any additional information requested by client.

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Contact:

The Knowland Group 
(202) 842-9244 
ERice@KnowlandGroup.com
www.KnowlandGroup.com

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Also See: Top 10 group Events - June 2007 - North America and Selected Market - Chicago / Knowland Group / July 2007

Top 10 Group Events: North America and Selected Markets / Aug 01, 2007 - Aug 31, 2007 / Knowland Group Inc / September 2007
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