CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (March 10, 2014) – The Chattanoogan hotel, a Benchmark Hotel®, the only AAA Four Diamond-rated full-service property in Chattanooga and the sole IACC-certified hotel in the state of Tennessee, has been honored as one of "The South's Best Meeting Site Boardrooms" by the editors of ConventionSouth magazine. Editors selected 30 boardrooms from across the South that offer top-notch amenities sought after by meeting planners and attendees. The Chattanoogan's Boardroom, known as the Kinsey Executive Boardroom, is the only one in the state of Tennessee to receive the designation.
Editors based their selection on aesthetics, decor, lighting and views; presentation and conferencing technology, audio/visual, and Internet capabilities; food and beverage capabilities; ergonomics and comfort; and privacy, soundproofing and security.
The Chattanoogan and other recipients will be recognized in the April Business Issue of ConventionSouth magazine that focuses on corporate meetings. ConventionSouth, a national multimedia resource for planing events held in the South, is based in Gulf Shores, Ala., and is circulated to more than 18,000 meeting professionals across the country.
The Chattanoogan presents an ideal learning environment for groups of 5 to 500. The upscale hotel features a newly renovated high-tech 25,000 square-foot conference center with comprehensive meeting planning and audiovisual support services. The Chattanoogan has 20 dedicated meeting rooms with five general session rooms accommodating 25 to 100 guests; a 16-seat circular board room with a flat data screen; 12 break-out rooms; a 7,500 square-foot ballroom; and an amphitheater with seating for 85. Continuous refreshment islands allow conference guests to enjoy tremendous variety throughout their meetings, while allowing for the freedom to change the meeting schedule at any time. All meeting rooms and guest rooms at The Chattanoogan offer complete networking capabilities and high-speed wireless.
For more information about The Chattanoogan or reservations, please contact at (423) 424-3700 or visit The Chattanoogan's Website at www.chattanooganhotel.com. About The Chattanoogan
The Chattanoogan, Chattanooga’s only full-service AAA Four Diamond hotel, has 199 upscale guest rooms and suites, three outstanding dining establishments, a rejuvenating day spa and a 25,000 square-foot conference center. The property is conveniently located within a two-hour drive from Atlanta; Nashville, Tenn.; Knoxville, Tenn.; Huntsville, Ala.; and Birmingham, Ala. It is within walking distance of the city’s museums, galleries, retail stores, restaurants and The Tennessee Aquarium.
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