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ConferenceDirect: 2022 CMI 25

The CMI 25, MeetingsNet's list of the top independent meeting planning companies, is a resource for organizations looking for an experienced partner for conferences, incentives, trainings, and other corporate meetings.


Folsom, Calif.

2021 Volume

In-person corporate meetings: 225
      # with a hybrid component: 199
Stand-alone virtual events: 500
Incentive travel programs: 10
Room-nights booked for meetings and incentives: 5,200

The Latest

• Celebrating his many contributions to the industry, ConferenceDirect CEO Brian Stevens was the President’s Dinner Honoree at Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Congress in 2022.
• ConferenceDirect has a number of new enterprise accounts, including Tesla, the American Cancer Society, and the Young Presidents Organization.
• The company has added experience design and marketing support to its lineup of event services.
• Healthcare, insurance, technology, and multilevel marketing are the key industries for ConferenceDirect’s meeting and incentive business.


Brian Stevens, CEO
Jerry Horan, COO, President

More Stats

Full-time employees in North America (May 2022): 470
Meetings and incentive travel programs held outside the U.S.: <3%
Revenue from planning meetings and incentives: 15%
Revenue from planning virtual meetings: 5%

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