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7 Sustainable Catering Companies in the Washington, DC Region

By supporting local businesses, incorporating green recycling programs and producing eco-friendly offerings, these catering companies are socially-sensitive businesses with eco-friendly practices. Check out these green catering companies throughout the DC region for your next event.

Green and sustainable catering companies in the Washington, DC metro area - Geppetto Catering event overlooking the DC skyline
Biotech & Pharma in the Capital Region

The Washington, DC metro area is the perfect destination for biotech and pharma-related meetings and conventions. Overall, the concentration of resources and funding breed and attract top talent, ensuring biotech will thrive in the DC metro area. Read on to learn why DC has become a top destination...

Biotech & Pharma in Washington, DC - Meetings and Conventions in a Flourishing Life Sciences Hub
Sustainability at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is a leader in environmental stewardship and sustainability initiatives, which include a color-coded recycling program, water efficiency, green product purchasing and more. The building boasts a long list of energy-reducing features, from low-emission...

Attendees at Walter E. Washington Convention Center - Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
14 Coffee Shops & Bakeries Near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Downtown DC has a variety of coffee shops and cafes fit for a business meeting or a quick break while at a convention in town. Here’s a guide to some local favorites that are sure to please meeting attendees.

@amanda_kate - Guests at Kintsugi coffee shop inside the Eaton Workshop and Hotel - Places to stay and eat in Washington, DC
Meeting in America’s Most Educated City

Washington, DC is a great place to host education-related meetings. With its educated workforce, commitment to lifelong learning, policymakers and industry associations, the DC region is booming with brainpower, fostering the next generation of thought leaders and innovators. Learn how to grow your...

Meeting in America's Most Educated City - Education Meetings and Conventions in Washington, DC
Guide to LEED-Certified Hotels & Venues in Washington, DC

In August 2017, Washington, DC was named the first LEED Platinum city in the world because of its extensive environmentally-friendly practices. Bike-sharing programs abound and an increasing number of LEED-certified hotels and venues make DC known as a top destination for green meetings . Meeting...

Sustainable hotels and venues in Washington, DC - Find LEED-certified, green, eco-friendly hotels and venues for meetings and events in DC
4 Social Media Tips for Convention Attendees in Washington, DC

Between the national landmarks, the award-winning dining scene and the vibrant mix of national and international cultures, DC is an exciting and unique meetings destination! With so much to see and do, here’s how to stay tuned in on social media so you don’t miss a thing:

Social Media Tips for Convention Attendees in Washington, DC
Find New Nonstop Air Service at Washington, DC-Area Airports

The ease of travel continues to benefit DC’s business and leisure travelers alike. Transformative public transportation initiatives such as the highly anticipated Metrorail extension to Washington Dulles International Airport and other airport renovations contribute to DC’s premier public transport...

Airline passenger at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport - Airports in the Washington, DC region
Success Stories

World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Meeting Year: 2021 Attendance: 5,000 Ambassadors: Dr. Gil Wernovsky and Dr. Jeffrey Jacobs General Session of the International Association for Dental Research Meeting Year: 2020 Attendance: 6,000 Ambassador: Leslie Zeck International...

Success Stories - Ambassador Circle
19 Unique Boardrooms with Natural Light for Your Next Meeting In & Around Washington, DC

Everyone wants a boardroom that’s conducive to big ideas . That’s why DC provides a range of options when it comes to unique boardrooms with natural light that will energize the room and the people in it. Not only do these boardrooms have natural light, but some also boast breathtaking views of the...

Group meeting at Top of the Hay in The Hay-Adams hotel - Boardrooms with natural light in Washington, DC