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Anna Drake/Bernard Kaplan
Kaplan Public Relations
The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center Receives Prestigious
2011 Platinum Choice Award from Smart Meetings Magazine
THE WOODLANDS, TX (February 8, 2012) . . . For the second consecutive year, The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center has been awarded Smart Meetings magazine’s prestigious 2011 Platinum Choice award. This coveted award recognizes excellence in service and amenities among the top meeting facilities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean.
The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center earned Platinum Choice recognition by providing the best in guest service, meeting space, recreational activities, food and beverage offerings and overall facility quality. Winners were chosen by Smart Meetings’ readers, the magazine’s editorial staff and a panel of industry experts.
“To be presented with the Platinum Choice Award for the second year in a row validates our commitment to our guests and the efforts of our entire team,” said Kent Johnson, general manager for the 440-room property.
Smart Meetings magazine, a monthly trade magazine for meeting professionals, will feature the Platinum Choice winners in its December issue.
About The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center
Where natural beauty meets high-tech convenience, the International Association of Conference Centers (IACC) approved Woodlands Resort & Conference Center combines the highest quality conference facilities with resort amenities. The property is centrally located, a three-hour flight from either coast, and 18 miles from Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport. 
A founding member of IACC, the 440-room property features 60,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including a 13,500-square-foot Grand Ballroom and 33 dedicated meeting rooms. Nearly all meeting space offers natural light and views of the lake or forest. Other meeting highlights include two full-service business centers, a concierge floor with private boardroom, an extensive menu of themed food and beverage presentations and a team of experienced meeting professionals. Meeting attendees enjoy activities ranging from team building events to on-property resort amenities such as golf, spa and fitness facilities, 180 miles of nature and bike trails, five pools and indoor and outdoor tennis courts. Visit or call 866-554-8118 for group planning needs.
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