• Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    1. The Boathouse all dressed up for the event. 

  • Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    2. Copies of the Fall 2016 issue. 

  • Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    3. John Williams. 

  • Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    4. Summer-inspired spread. 

  • Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    5. Jake Everett, Leticia Penaloza. 

  • Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    6. Maureen Hennessey, Ferlie Almonte, Nancy DePalma. 

  • Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    7. The Charles Group. 

  • Event Snapshots: NJM+E’s Best of New Jersey Awards

     
    FROM THE Winter 2017 ISSUE
     

    8. Diane and Ralph Pocino.

New Jersey Meetings + Events held its inaugural Best of New Jersey readers’ choice awards on Aug. 18, 2016. The event was held at the beautiful Boathouse at Mercer Lake. The magazine’s readers selected winners in a variety of industry-related categories and winners were announced at the event. Editor’s Picks were also selected by NJM+E Editor Nancy DePalma. All winners were profiled in the Fall 2016 issue. 

The ILEA New York Metro Chapter’s Big Apple Celebration on June 19 reflected on its 30 years as a chapter and also looked to the future. Held at the Bank at Manhattan Center, the newest event space at The New Yorker, A Wyndham Hotel, chapter awards and the Hall of Legends Award were handed out as well as the installation of the 2018-19 officers.

 

At the end of 2017, the NYC & Company 17th Annual Visionaries & Voices Gala was held at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City. The annual event celebrates iconic individuals and institutions that embody the vibrancy and vitality of New York City. The 2017 event honored “The Greatest Showman,” a new film from 20th Century Fox; SPE Partners and the new National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey; and the NFL and Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group for the new NFL Experience Times Square.

 

Held Oct. 13, 2017, at the Museum of the American Revolution, Taste America was a four-course plated dinner held to benefit the James Beard Foundation. The event, planned by Cashman & Associates, welcomed 300 attendees who dined on food provided by Brûlée Catering in collaboration with other culinary stars.