Testimonials

“Every time I attend Meetings Quest I am presently surprised by the educational experience. Meetings Quest Oakland did not fail me. The educational experience was excellent. The staff staff from Visit Oakland was amazing and the event itself earned a 100 on a scale from 1 – 10.”
–Traci Crews, Helms Briscoe

“This Meetings Quest had great balance. A fun activity to meet and greet suppliers and colleagues. Educational content. Delicious lunch. Supplier meetings that were meaningful. And, prizes. I made new friends, extending my network and also gained prospects to increase my business.”
–Lisa Jarvis, Conference Direct

“Meetings Quest planned the perfect expo, the appointment arrangements made it possible to have conversations with specific vendors instead of having to maneuver through a large expo floor.”
–Carol Hinton, Coalition of Kaiser Permanente

“Thank you! I had a wonderful educational experience, and it was worth my investment of time away from the office.”
–Christianna Heba, Meetings Unlimited

“The hospitality and speakers at Meetings Quest were superb. The subject matter experts gave insight on the relevant hospitality trends that can be implemented immediately.”
–Rodney Williams, HelmsBriscoe

“The planners who attended were all real professionals with real programs they were shopping––this is unheard of with other trade shows!”
–Diana Wittenbrock, Executive Inn and Suites Oakland

“The staff went overboard to make us all feel welcome. I felt like I was visiting family!”
–Angi Roberts, The Association Office

“I liked the size of the show. It was easy to meet ,any people.”
–Tifanie Haun, Georgia International Convention Center

“Great venue! All of the meetings were close together. Awesome, inspiring and informative speakers. Wonderful staff! They were very attentive and helpful.
–Jennifer Chaves, Cal-Nev-Ha Kiwanis

“Exceeded expectations.”
–Beverly Ann Bonner, The Wedding Beautiful

“The sense of welcome at Meetings Quest in Providence was amazing. It felt like you knew everyone forever. Vendors offered to help teach me things for the future.”
–Lisa Mildner, Providence College School of Business

“Thanks again to Schneider Publishing for bringing Meetings Quest to Mesa. As always, your team produced a first-class event and we’re very pleased with how it helped us advance the Mesa brand. You’ve definitely established successful momentum for Meetings Quest as it moves to other cities.”
–Marc Garcia, Visit Mesa

“Thank you for the great experience I had at Meetings Quest in Mesa. It was fantastic; from the environment that was created to the professionalism of your team to the leads that were generated.”
–Darrel Harvey, Bentonville CVB

“The experience meeting many CVB folks was terrific and really opened my eyes to the conference planning and convention side of the business. Running USA is still considering locations for our 2016 and 2017 conferences and several of the destinations I met at Meetings Quest–including Mesa–are now contenders.”
–Rich Harshbarger, Running USA

“Meetings Quest in Mesa was a wonderful experience! I found the social media topics in the general session very informative and helpful. I made several new connections with destinations and we are now considering Anchorage, Alaska, and Bloomington, Minnesota, as locations for future midyear seminars as a result of Meetings Quest. I definitely recommend Meetings Quest to my meeting-planning colleagues!”
–Susan Backus, Native American Fatherhood and Families Association

“Thank you for letting MPI and HSMAI partner with you on Meetings Quest in Mesa. It was a great show and I am glad we were involved!”
–Joanne Winter, HSMAI AZ/MPI AZ

“I truly enjoyed myself at Meetings Quest in Cabarrus County. The location was great and had a lot to offer. I made some wonderful contacts and came away with a lot of information that will be useful for me both professionally and personally. Great job!”
–Chandra Johnson, Suntrust Bank

“Meetings Quest in Cabarrus County was a BLAST! I made lots of connections. Thank you so much!”
–Shamele Jenkins, Miami/Dade County Foster & Adoptive Parent Association

“Meetings Quest in Cabarrus County was a great show!”
–Renita Williams, Greensboro, North Carolina, CVB

“So nice being with the Meetings Quest crew last week in North Carolina. It was my first Meetings Quest experience and it was a good one. I’m looking forward to working with your team in the lead up to Meetings Quest in Providence!”
–Christopher Brislin, Providence Warwick CVB

“Meetings Quest was a wonderful experience! I look forward to attending again in the future.”
–Polly Pancoe, Hotel Reservation Management, Inc.

“I learned a lot from the educational sessions and made many valuable connections.”
–Carrine Todman-Lewis, Westover Consultants, Inc.

“Very helpful and insightful.”
–Carman Lovett, The Energy Link

“Great chance to meet and speak with exhibitors. Meetings Quest is always a wonderful event.”
–Polly Pancoe, Hotel Reservation Management, Inc.

“Meetings Quest has been a blessing to my ministry! The ideas that Meetings Quest brought to my attention will help me to help people on a broader spectrum. God bless your entire staff!”
–Desi Giles, Just Walkin’ 4 Jesus

“Liked the congeniality.”
–Gopal Kris Batra, Freedom Travel & Tours, Inc.

“My first time attending. Well-received. Site selection of the hotel and convention center was EXCELLENT. Would love to attend future Meetings Quest events.”
–Sonya Robinson, American Society of Administrative Professionals

“I liked the small group atmosphere and ability to meet with all of the planners.”
–Karen Primeaux, Lafayette CVC

“Great staff!”
–Tracy Matthews, Dollywood

“Organization and format of conference was wonderful! Staff was very accommodating and helpful—great team spirit overall!”
–June McEldowney, International Union of Police Associations

“The venues and organization of the event were excellent! Every time Meetings Quest had the opportunity to impress us, it did, and then some! The hotel was amazing, as were the Meetings Quest staff.”
–Jean Travers, HelmsBriscoe

“Major strengths of Meetings Quest were the one-on-one appointments and the small size of the group.”
–Mike Applegate, Cabarrus County CVB

“An outstanding Meetings Quest! Look forward to the next opportunity.”
–Danny Treece, American Meetings & Events, Inc.

“The presentation on legal issues was excellent and filled with relevant details. The examples of technology and use of data were eye-opening. The networking sessions were just right for meeting my goal of seeking new venues for our annual conference.”
–Robert Hollon, Association for Science Teacher Education

“The variety of vendors and opportunities to meet with them and network was a major strength.”
–Michelle Presswood, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

“The education sessions were awesome. Could have listened to Mr. Foster another hour!
–Donna Riggs, North Carolina Retired Governmental Employees Association

“The Meetings Quest schedule was followed well. It was easy to know which event was coming up next. The DJ at the dinner Tuesday night was great. Loved the music! The booth was great.”
–Shelby Farrer, Greater Rome CVB

“Major strengths of Meetings Quest were the networking opportunities and the inviting and welcoming atmosphere.”
–Scott Hincher, Cornerstone Management Associates, Inc.

“Major strength: Quality of meeting planners.”
–Jeanette Keys, Greenville Convention Center