Forbes recently called Baltimore one of America’s smartest cities, but the idea that innovators thrive here is nothing new. Baltimore continues to push the envelope in fields like health tech, med tech and and bioscience. It remains a strong destination for medical and healthcare related meetings due to the international and national recognition of our medical institutions and universities, like the University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins Hospital, to name a few. Johns Hopkins Hospital is ranked as the number one hospital in Maryland and number three in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. And you have a built-in attendance base with more than 189,000 in Baltimore region employed in our healthcare services industry.
Recent enhancements such as boutique hotels like the Ivy Hotel, Lord Baltimore and the Hotel Indigo, as well as high-end hotels like the Four Seasons and Hotel Monaco, compliment all of our terrific full-service hotel options. We have also received national recognition as a destination, Fodor’s named Baltimore one of the top 15 waterfront cities in the world. Condé Nast named us one of the ten most underrated cities. We have world-class cultural attractions, diverse neighborhoods, and a growing culinary scene that includes James Beard-nominated and award-winning chefs. Baltimore’s “convention campus” embraces the world-famous Inner Harbor, but the convention package and the attendee experience is just part of the story. The city is touted for its convenience, service and delivering a strong ROI.
But don’t just take our word for it, hear the Baltimore story directly from our clients.