Ambiance Incentives designated the first Accredited DMC (ADMC) in Spain.
Since 1 January 2015, the Spanish DMC Ambiance Incentives is designated “Accredited Destination Management Company” (ADMC) by ADMEI, the Association of Destination Management Executives International, based in Dayton, Ohio.
“We are so excited to obtain this accreditation, as it proves our standing as a professional DMC in Spain that meets all strict requirements set by ADMEI, and also gives us a highly important recognition in the marketplace” says Managing Director Marc Schwabach, DMCP. “And being the first DMC in Spain to obtain this accreditation, and only the second in Europe after our dear friends of Hadler DMC, Denmark, is just fantastic!”
Fran Rickenbach, CAE, IOM, Executive Vice President of ADMEI, states: “ADMEI congratulates Ambiance Incentives for successfully completing the requirements for the Accredited Destination Company (ADMC) designation, and for being recognized as meeting the standards and criteria that are indicative of the highest quality destination management service providers.”
ADMEI's Destination Management Company Accreditation program is designed to elevate professional standards and designate firms that demonstrate advanced knowledge and experience essential to the practice of destination management. Only 65 DMC’s in the world have achieved this accreditation, 63 in North America and Mexico, and 2 in Europe. For more information on the ADMC programme, please visit www.admei.org/admc
About ADMEI: As the global voice of the destination management industry, the Association of Destination Management Executives International (ADMEI) is the premier resource for education, standards and practices within the DMC industry. ADMEI has a global presence and a respected reputation for sharing the value of DMCs to both internal and external stakeholders. Members collaborate to define and advance new initiatives and also look to ADMEI for advances impacting the destination management industry. ADMEI is the trusted partner in the certification of destination management professionals and the accreditation of destination management companies. For more information on ADMEI please visit www.admei.org
About Ambiance Incentives: Ambiance Incentives is a well-established Spanish DMC founded in 1998 by Olga de Torres-Bohórquez and Marc Schwabach, DMCP, with offices in Barcelona and Sevilla. Ever since, Ambiance Incentives operates successful incentive, conference and special interest group programs all over Spain and Andorra for its MICE clients from all over the world. Apart from being member at ADMEI, Ambiance Incentives is also represented at SITE, MPI, World of DMCs, and the Barcelona Convention Bureau. For more information on Ambiance Incentives, please visit www.ambiance-incentives.com