Panama City Beach, Fla. (April 24, 2008) – Meetings & Conventions (M&C) magazine recently announced its 2008 Gold Tee competition winners, and the Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort was chosen as one of the best hotels for playing golf and holding meetings. The Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort is now a 5 time winner of this prestigious award. This highly respected award is given annually to outstanding golf/meeting properties worldwide. Winners of the Gold Tee Award were nominated and selected by the readers of M&C based on each property’s overall excellence.
“The meeting industry’s most well-regarded critics, the readers of M&C, have made their selection for the best in the world. M&C’s core readership of over 70,000 corporate, incentive, and association meeting planners know quality when they experience it. They have made their votes count, selecting the golf properties they believed to be outstanding,” states Bernard W. Schraer, Meetings & Conventions Group Publisher.
“We receive this award as an honor, not only from M&C magazine but also from our guests who chose us as a quality golf resort and meeting facility. As a resort that strives for quality, we are thrilled to receive such a positive review from our guests worldwide,” said Paul Wohlford, V.P. Sales and Marketing for The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach.
About the Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort
The Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort spans 110 acres along some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. This resort property offers an exceptional conference center; 36 holes of championship golf; three restaurants; a full-service market featuring Starbucks; 11 Plexicushion tennis courts; a spa and fitness center; and 12 pools, including the resort’s famous 11,000-square-foot lagoon pool with cascading waterfalls and surrounding hot tubs. For more information on the Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort, call (800) 874-8686 or visit www.edgewaterbeachresort.com.
About The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach
The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach includes the family-friendly Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort, the intimate Majestic Beach Resort, the new luxuriously appointed Emerald Beach Resort, the relaxing Long Beach Resort, the exclusive En Soleil, and the distinctive Marina Landing – all properties are managed by The Edgewater Beach Resort Management, Inc. They boast more than 1,500 full-service suites and villas, 90,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space, 14 Plexicushion tennis courts, 21 luxurious pools and offer 36 holes of championship golf, including the Hombre Golf Club on Florida’s upper Gulf Coast. For information on The Resort Collection of Panama City Beach, call (866)-203-1164 or visit www.resortspcbeach.com