FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WANE) – The Grand Wayne Convention Center recently received two national awards based on event planner nominations.
The convention center received the 2022 Awards of Excellence Prime Site Award from Facilities and Destinations magazine and the 2022 Best Convention Center Award from Meetings Today magazine.
Each award came from nominations that considered various factors, including the quality of rooms, services and staff at each competing convention center.
“We are honored and grateful for these recognitions,” said Bart Shaw, executive director of the Grand Wayne Convention Center. “Our staff have really stepped up over the past few years to address the health and logistical challenges that event planners and their guests face.”
Both awards took the COVID-19 pandemic into account when listing the evaluation criteria.
“It’s gratifying to know that our efforts are being noticed and that event planners value and remember their experiences in downtown Fort Wayne,” Shaw said.
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