We are excited to announce that American Express Meetings & Events, a division of American Express Global Business Travel, has been named to MeetingsNet’s 2020 CMI 25 list. The list recognizes the largest and most influential meeting and incentive management companies servicing corporates in the United States. This achievement marks the 14th consecutive year American Express Meetings & Events has appeared on the CMI 25 list – making it every year since its inception in 2007.
According to the list, American Express Meetings & Events managed more corporate meetings and incentive travel programs globally than any other company on the CMI 25 list.
Let’s get into some numbers. In 2019, we arranged:
- 80,351 corporate meetings
- 3,856 incentive travel programs
- 5,650,925 room nights book for meetings and incentives
In 2019, we also launched Meetings Ground Transportation, a platform that efficiently manages flight manifests and evolving group transportation needs for meetings and events to create a seamless transportation experience. Last year, we also expanded virtual and hybrid meetings offerings with additional suppliers for webcasting, virtual trade shows, and conferences.
“We are honored to be once again recognized by MeetingsNet for our expertise in global meetings and events planning and management,” commented Gerardo Tejado, VP global value development and general manager of American Express Meetings & Events. “It is a testament to our team’s commitment, innovation, and passion. As we help clients rethink their long-term strategies and plan virtual and hybrid events to adapt to this new environment, we will bring the same energy, creativity, and resourcefulness when choreographing safe meetings and events that fulfill our clients’ objectives.”
With more than 40 years in the industry and a presence in over 140 countries, American Express Meetings & Events is uniquely positioned to manage all meetings and events regardless of the format – virtual, hybrid, in-person. To learn more about our services and how we can help you create safe meetings and events locally, regionally, and globally that follow local health guidelines, please connect with us here.