Dublin-based Ovation Global DMC is
one of only two non-US companies to be listed as one of the top 25 Destination
Management Companies (DMCs) in the world by Special Events Magazine USA. The company
runs an average of 350 events a year and is estimated to generate US$25m in
annual revenue in 2010.
The list includes the Californian-based Access
Destination Services, which will generate an estimated annual revenue of $15m
and Pra Destination Management, with an estimated annual revenue of $30-50m.
The other non-US company to make the list was IVI Destination Management
Mexico, with a
2010 estimate of $7m and who runs an average of 200 events a year.
award is testament to our teams who every day, at each of our locations, deliver
on business objectives by combining their unrivalled local expertise with
knowledge of the global meetings industry,’’ says its joint MD of Ovation
Global, Patrick Delaney.
Padraic Gilligan, joint MD agrees: “Our RFP
activity shows that companies are once again recognising the value of
motivational rewards for employees and as we extend our office reach Ovation can
help planners find the perfect places for meetings and events.”