US Chamber of Commerce Partners with AlliedPRA As One of Two Preferred DMCs for All Destination Management Needs Across the North American Market

SAN DIEGO — November 2012 – AlliedPRA Destination Management, a global leader in the destination management company (DMC) sector, announces the company has been named one of two preferred partner DMCs for the United States Chamber of Commerce according to George Pohle, CEO of AlliedPRA. Under the agreement, the US Chamber of Commerce will work with AlliedPRA in designated areas of the country for its external destination management needs, including event design, transportation management, tours, site selection, on-site services and more.

Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the U.S. Chamber is the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions as well as state and local chambers and industry associations. For over 100 years, the US Chamber of Commerce has served as the voice of business in Washington DC and around the world.

“The US Chamber of Commerce conducts many different kinds of events throughout the year and we look to AlliedPRA to provide the highest level of DMC services to meet our growing program needs” shared Larry Parker, IOM, Senior Director of Special Events and Meetings for Corporate Programs. “We’ve worked with many DMC’s over the years and have been impressed with the outstanding service AlliedPRA has shown our organization. We look forward to a flourishing relationship.”

George Pohle, CEO of AlliedPRA stated: “AlliedPRA is pleased to have been selected to provide unmatched services for the US Chamber of Commerce. Our mission is to provide outstanding return on objectives for this influential organization, ensuring every service we deliver exceeds program goals and expectations. Over the last decade the US Chamber of Commerce has been highly regarded as a powerful force for essential business initiatives and we are pleased to be a part of this important connection for organizations across the US.”

Founded in 1981, AlliedPRA, along with its strategic partners, is a leading global destination management and event planning company with a world-wide span across three continents, seven countries and over 100 event destinations, serving an impressive array of clientele, representing every major industry and market segment. AlliedPRA offers a full-range of destination management services from event planning, transportation management, tours, teambuilding activities, site selection, product launches, on-site services and more. For information on the complete portfolio of international destination management services, please contact +1 800.797.9471 or visit www.alliedpra.com.

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AlliedPRA Coverage:
AlliedPRA American destinations, include wholly-owned and franchise operations throughout North America with offices located in Arizona, Atlanta, Austin, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New England, New Orleans, New York, Northern California, Orange County, Orlando, Palm Springs, San Antonio, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and South Florida. AlliedPRA European destinations include France, Italy, Monaco, Spain, and the United Kingdom. AlliedPRA Arabian destinations include Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Oman.