cacique international nominated for top international dmc award


Bahamian Company is a Finalist in the “Best Innovative Event” Category in the 2018 ADMEI Awards


Nassau, Bahamas, January 15, 2017– Cacique International Limited (Cacique International) announced  today that it has been nominated for an award in the “Best Innovative Events -$500,001 and up” category in the prestigious 12th Annual ADMEI Achievement Awards.


Recognized as the highest honor in the destination management industry worldwide, the ADMEI Awards, presented by the Association of Destination Management Executives International, is the leading international awards program honoring outstanding achievement and excellence in destination management services.


President and Creative Director of Cacique International, Shawn M. Sawyer, said, “It’s phenomenal for a Bahamian destination management company (DMC) to be nominated for the “Best Innovative Event” award along with some of the most celebrated and distinguished DMCs in the world. We’re using fresh, avant-garde ideas to push our industry in a new direction that’s really putting a spotlight on the Bahamas and driving the evolution of our tourism product. We’re honoured and very excited about the future of our business and the industry, especially in light of this incredible recognition of our efforts.”


The nominees were selected by a panel of international industry experts who reviewed entries from around the world to select the finalists in three main categories – Achievement, Excellence and Recognition.  The 2018 ADMEI Achievement Award winners will be announced on Saturday, February 10, at a gala awards ceremony held at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel in Chicago, Illinois.