Jessica Dowdy, Sr. Manager, Marketing and Public Relations
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Secaucus, NJ (June 2013) – The Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau has received a prestigious Pinnacle Award from Successful Meetings. The 2013 Pinnacle Awards are the mark of excellence for meeting destinations, hotels and conference centers. The awarded organizations have done an outstanding job servicing their meetings, incentive travel programs, trade shows and conventions during the previous year.  

For over 28 years, the Pinnacle Award has earned a reputation as the most credible and prestigious symbol of excellence among meeting professionals and travel suppliers alike.

Readers of Successful Meetings – professionals who are decision makers for planning meetings, events, conferences, and incentive programs– voted for the winners of the Pinnacle Awards via online ballots and gave feedback based on their professional experiences worldwide for the top hotels, conference centers, and CVBs. All winners will be listed in Successful Meetings’ annual Pinnacle Registry, published in August - and online at

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Pinnacle Information:

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Pinnacle Award