Access DMC


  • August 6, 2014

For 10th consecutive year, ACCESS named Top 25 DMC!

  For the tenth consecutive year, ACCESS Destination Services has been named one of the Top 25 Destination Management Companies by Special Events Magazine!   DMCs from around the world were selected …

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  • July 1, 2014

Official Opening of San Antonio/Austin office!

ACCESS is thrilled to announce the official opening of ACCESS San Antonio! Our talented and creative ACCESS Texas team has been servicing clients in the greater San Antonio/Austin area for several years …

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  • June 17, 2014

Announcing ACCESS Philadelphia!

ACCESS is excited to announce our expansion into Philadelphia with industry expert Maria DiBenedetto of Uniquely Philadelphia! Maria and her team will join the ACCESS Destination Services brand along with the …

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  • June 10, 2014
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Announcing ACCESS New York!

ACCESS Destination Services is very happy to announce our expansion into the Northeast in New York with industry veterans Jaclyn Bernstein and Robert W. Hulsmeyer, owners of Empire Force Events! …

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  • May 27, 2014

ACCESS CEO Chris Lee named Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist!

We are very excited to announce that ACCESS CEO Chris Lee has been selected as a Finalist in the 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year program! (see list …

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  • April 18, 2014

ACCESS Wins Shining Star Award for CSR Efforts

ACCESS is excited to announce that we were recognized as a recipient of the Shining Star Award for Corporate Social Responsibility at this year’ s Pharma Forum 2014 in Orlando, Florida! …

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  • March 27, 2014

ACCESS announces Strategic Partnership with Amstar

  ACCESS is excited to announce our partnership with Amstar – one of the most highly regarded DMC brands in the Americas.  Together, ACCESS and Amstar will cover 53 destinations ranging …

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  • March 24, 2014

ACCESS Orange County awarded Certified Tourism Ambassador Business of the Year!

The Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau (AOCVCB) recently presented the Certified Tourism Ambassador (CTA) Business of the Year award to ACCESS Orange County during the AOCVCB annual meeting at …

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  • March 20, 2014

ACCESS forms Global Alliance with Pacific World

ACCESS is thrilled to announce our global alliance with Pacific World – one of the most recognized destination management and event production companies in the world. Through this alliance, our …

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  • February 12, 2014
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Chris Lee is CEO of ACCESS Destination Services, one of the most recognized destination management companies in North America.  Meeting News Magazine has named Chris one of the 25 most influential people …

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  • February 1, 2014

Meetings for the Senses

Each year, meeting planners and destination management companies around the world are challenged to impress an increasingly savvy clientele. Companies are challenged to keep guests on the edge of their …

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  • September 11, 2013

Prevue Magazine interviews ACCESS CEO Chris Lee about the company’s national growth

Magazine recently interviewed ACCESS CEO Chris Lee about the growth of the company as a national brand and being recognized as one of the Top 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in …

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  • August 28, 2013

ACCESS makes Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Companies in America

  ACCESS is thrilled to announce that we have made Inc. Magazine’s Top 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America for 2013!  The Inc. 5000 is the most comprehensive portrait of …

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  • July 24, 2013

ACCESS recognized as a TOP 25 DMC for 9th Consecutive Year!

For the ninth consecutive year, ACCESS Destination Services has been named one of the Top 25 Destination Management Companies worldwide by Special Events Magazine.   DMCs were selected for this prestigious list based …

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  • May 15, 2013

ACCESS Expanding into Wine Country!

ACCESS is excited to announce that the company is expanding into the Wine Country of Northern California, under the leadership of industry veterans Mary Carvotta-Trexler and Robert Elliott. ACCESS Wine Country, …

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  • April 17, 2013

ACCESS Texas Hosts City-wide Dallas Rebranding Party!

ACCESS Destination Services recently assisted in coordinating the brand launch of the City of Dallas at a community-wide event. Mayor Mike Rawlings and the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau unveiled …

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  • March 14, 2013

ACCESS joins as Charter Member

ACCESS Destination Services announces it has joined – a searchable online catalogue of Ready-To-Order Incentive Trips (fully customizable upon request) created, managed and executed by premium Incentive Travel Suppliers …

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  • March 11, 2013

ACCESS Continues FICP Strategic Partnership

ACCESS Destination Services is once again a Strategic Partner with Financial & Insurance Conference Planners (FICP). ACCESS has a long and successful history with the insurance and financial services sector of …

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  • January 17, 2013

ACCESS Los Angeles wins “Best Brand Representation!”

The ACCESS Los Angeles team partnered with Terranea Resort at Site Southern California’s 2012 Holiday Luncheon and custom-designed their table in a “Sparkle by the Sea” theme.  The ACCESS + …

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  • November 19, 2012

ACCESS Texas wins Two ISES Texas Star Awards!

Congratulations to the ACCESS Texas team for taking home TWO awards at last week’s ISES Texas Star Awards for “Best Corporate Event Over $200,000” and “Best Event Design-Décor $25,000-$75,000.” The Texas …

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