Since we opened our doors in March 2010, MEET Las Vegas has been recognized as a top event venue in Las Vegas – and we’ve had a lot of fun along the way! As we celebrate our 10th anniversary in 2020 we wanted to take a moment to reflect on all the hard work and accomplishments that our team has earned. Join us as we look back on our top 10 accomplishments from the past decade.
1. Receives Circle of Care Award for charitable contributions
MEET Las Vegas received the “Circle of Care” Award from Millenium Staffing Services in January 2011. This award recognizes generous charitable contributions to the Millenium Staffing “Circle of Care” beneficiaries, including Safe Nest, Whitney Elementary School, and the City Mission.
2. Wins BizBash Best New Venue Award
In June 2011, MEET Las Vegas was recognized in the BizBash West Event Style Awards as the Best New Event Venue. The West Event Style Awards seek to recognize the most creative minds in the western U.S. events industry. We were humbled and thrilled to receive this honor that recognized the unique space we filled in the events industry.
3. Wins Spotlight Award for Event Site of the Year
In March 2013, MEET Las Vegas won the Event Solutions Spotlight Award for Event Site of the Year. This award showcased MEET as the most outstanding facility in the United States during 2012 because of its uniqueness and outstanding customer service, which is always conducive to fantastic events.
4. Wins Bridal Spectacular Exhibitor’s Choice Dazzle Award
In January 2014, MEET Las Vegas won the Exhibitor’s Choice Dazzle Award at the Bridal Spectacular show and expo. The Dazzle Award is voted on by wedding professionals, based on creativity, imagination, and uniqueness of the booth. It was an honor to be recognized by our peers in the industry for the uniqueness that we can bring to the table for our clients with the help of our amazing staff, partners, and vendors.
5. Wins Best Venue for the Latest and Greatest Technology
MEET Las Vegas was recognized by Unique Venues magazine in 2014 as the Best Venue for the Latest & Greatest Technology. This award recognizes a venue with state-of-the-art audio-visual services. MEET Las Vegas offers A/V TeleData Tieline Connectivity Plates, unique interior lighting effects with Martin Cyclo features, gigabit-speed network connectivity, and customizable digital signage opportunities throughout the entire space.
6. Launches Virtual Tour
MEET Las Vegas launched our 360 virtual tours in March 2016 after months of hard work. The virtual tours allow users to walk through the entire MEET venue without having to arrange a site visit or leave the comfort of their desk. Users can even see examples for each space of unique setups from prior events at MEET that showcase the limitless options we provide.
7. Wins Smart Stars Best Special Event Venue
Our venue was named one of the Best Special Event Venues in the 2017 Smart Meetings Smart Stars Awards competition. This awards platform celebrates meeting planners’ choice for hotels, resorts, conference, and convention centers worldwide.
8. Launches Instagram
MEET Las Vegas launched its Instagram page in April 2017 to highlight weddings, galas, and all the happenings at the venue. It quickly proved to be a wildly successful tool that helps us showcase the unlimited capabilities of our space. Since its launch, we’ve quickly grown to more than 1,100 engaged followers. In addition to Instagram, MEET Las Vegas has over 1,400 likes on Facebook, 376 likes of our LinkedIn company page, and 1,044 followers on Twitter where we also share industry developments and what’s going on at MEET.
9. Media Impact
Throughout the past 10 years, MEET Las Vegas has consistently been recognized in the media as a unique Las Vegas venue, located close to downtown without the heavy amount of traffic and business. In May 2019, Bizzabo named MEET Las Vegas as one of 30 Las Vegas venues that attendees will love. In February 2020, MEET was listed as one of the 25 best Las Vegas venues for 2020 on the Event Manager Blog. In addition, MEET frequently changes its building colors to recognize different holidays and awareness days, such as St. Patrick’s Day, Pride month, and World Health Day. In December 2018, MEET Las Vegas was listed on Vegasnews.com as one of the buildings lighting up red for World AIDS Day.
10. Formed Amazing Vendor Partnerships
From florists, caterers, and A/V vendors, MEET Las Vegas has been fortunate to create many amazing vendor partnerships with local and national partners during the past 10 years. We love working with vendors who represent the best in the events and wedding industries to turn a client’s vision into reality.
We are so proud and humbled looking back at these accomplishments. We can’t wait to see what’s in store for us in the next decade to come!