CCI's founder, Diane Malloy, explains how Convention Connections, Inc. can help your organization host your most successful conference, convention, or meeting.
Convention Connections, Inc. (CCI) is a full-service convention, conference, and meeting planning company based in Richmond, Virginia. The company was founded with one goal in mind: to provide the most comprehensive and personalized service in the industry. The company’s growth has been spurred by this customer-focused approach. The service and respect shown to our clients is evident by their ongoing loyalty through repeat business. CCI’s current client list includes corporations, national associations, fraternal associations, law firms, accounting firms, large insurance companies and non-profit organizations from across the U.S.
Since its founding in 1994, CCI has successfully executed conventions, conferences and meetings of all sizes including large citywide conventions attracting 5,000 people to smaller, corporate board meetings for 20. CCI’s expertise includes performing comprehensive site searches, negotiating with hotels/convention centers/coliseums, coordinating hotel and other supplier arrangements, conference theming and programming, on-site management, creating and monitoring budgets, developing and monitoring task timelines and writing and coordinating mailing of conference correspondence. CCI was listed as one of the top meeting planning firms to watch by Convention South Magazine.