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DMC California

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Introduction

California Los Angeles DMC leading DMC conference planner (organiser) and events specialist for incentive travel and conventions. A preferred destination management company and supplier used by international conference organisers worldwide.
 
California DMC Destination Services sets the standard for excellence in destination management services in North America. We are your single source for everything from creative program design and unique special event production, to transportation logistics and recreational activities.
We design and implement customised programs based on over 40 years of extensive local area knowledge, exclusive alliances, and strong local vendor relationships. Through our vast connections, we are the first to learn of new venues and activities and we are constantly developing new ideas and experiences. Our professional team will meet your objectives and exceed your expectations for corporate, incentive and association groups.

Team

Los Angeles DMC Destination Services personifies professional Destination Management throughout Los Angeles and Southern California, leveraging long-established talent and experience to deliver exclusive and unique group programs to satisfied clients from around the world.
 
Our regional proximity, within Southern California, provides convenience and comprehensive "access" to the best of what each destination has to offer.  Each of our offices is owner-operated, with a hands-on approach to service. Intimate knowledge of a destination is important to our clients along with knowing what works and having the connections to make it happen.
 
The partners have worked together for over 30 years and have, combined, more than 100 years experience in destination management. Together, they set apart the leadership of Destination Services. Our people are our greatest asset. Experience, longevity, and the desire to learn foster an enthusiastic team environment of open idea exchange. Make Los Angeles Destination Services your winning team today!

Programmes

From “concept to reality,” our services and events are designed to meet the creative, motivational and budgetary needs of the professional meeting planner or executive.  The products we deliver are live events.  The excitement is the sizzle, our reputation is your assurance of success.
 
Program offerings include:
 
  • Tours: Behind the Scenes Tours, Sightseeing Excursions, Photo Tours, Museum and Gallery Tours, Shopping Excursions, Harbor Tours, Botanical Tours, Wine Country Excursions, Pre and Post-Conference Tours, Tour and Hospitality Desks, Spouse/Guest Events, Youth Excursions.
  • Recreation: Helicopter Tours, Scavenger Hunts, GPS Challenges, Fitness Programs, Sailing Regattas, Sport-Fishing, Jeep Tours, Road Rallies, Sporting Events, Naturalist-accompanied Hikes, Golf Tournaments, Hands-on Cooking Classes, Teambuilding and CSR Events.
  • Event Production: Creative Theme Events and Galas, on and off-property,  Product Launches, Theme Design, Entertainment, Lighting and Sound, Beach Parties, Block Parties, Restaurant and Venue Buy-outs, Photography and Video Production, AV Services, Professional Speakers.
  • Transportation: Airport Transfers, Meet and Greet, VIP Arrangements, Shuttle Services, Group and Special Event Transfers, Site Inspections, Dine-around Transfers, Facility Tours.

Destinations

Los Angeles

One of the most exciting destinations in the world, Los Angeles spans 4,000 square miles from the City of Roses, Pasadena; to the southern beach area of Long Beach; to downtown Los Angeles, home of L.A. Live, the phenomenal new sports and entertainment destination; to star-studded Hollywood and westward to opulent Beverly Hills and trendy Santa Monica! Your programs will take on a new personality each day as you experience the many facets of glittering L.A. From a limousine arrival to pampering at a world-class spa or a behind-the-scenes visit to a major movie studio, your guests will be treated to a star-like experience. Exciting activities can include cultural excursions, dining and dancing at establishments owned and frequented by celebrities, topped off with a glittering, glamorous Hollywood-style gala at the Grand Ballroom high above the Kodak Theatre. The sensational draw of Los Angeles has never been so magnetic!

Orange County

Orange County is California at its best, with golden beaches along 40+ miles of uninterrupted coastline and an always pleasant climate. Centrally located between Los Angeles and San Diego, Orange County offers deluxe resort properties as well as Anaheim convention hotels. Favourite hot spots along the coast include Dana Point, Laguna Beach, Newport Beach, Newport Coast and Huntington Beach.  Inland destinations include Costa Mesa, Irvine, Orange and Anaheim.  Popular area attractions and activities include Disneyland - the “Happiest Place on Earth,” Laguna Art Colony, miles of coast and hillside trails for biking and hiking, a wide variety of water activities including dinner cruises, harbor tours and hands-on sailing regattas, local historical and cultural museums, energetic nightlife, exquisite dining, sophisticated shopping and more.  Make any or all of Orange County your place to meet and be seen!

Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Desert Resorts is a sophisticated world of unforgettable hotels, legendary golf courses, gourmet restaurants and first-class attractions in the heart of southern California's desert region.  Perpetually sunny, the area boasts over 280 properties; 132 golf courses; 600 tennis courts; over 700 restaurants; a spacious state-of-the-art Convention Center; and spectacular mountain vistas.  Thanks to the diversity of the Desert’s eight cities, non-golfers can choose from a wide selection of vigorous or tranquil activities (hiking, biking & horseback riding in the Indian Canyons, bi-plane or hot air balloon rides, jeep tours of the San Andreas Fault Line, hummer excursions, world-class shopping on El Paseo Drive, and an unforgettable 7,000' journey to the top of the Palm Springs Aerial Tram to name a few.)  For a one-of-a-kind corporate event, consider a private polo exhibition match with interactive golf cart polo, a private dinner on stage or at an exclusive celebrity estate. The Palm Springs Desert Resorts destination is a work of art – experience the magic of the desert today!

San Diego

San Diego has it all! Steeped in history, California's 2nd largest city offers picture perfect weather, glistening harbours, sandy beaches, PGA Tour-quality golf courses, premier hotel properties and a world-class, Bayfront Convention Center, making San Diego a multi-faceted destination with diverse offerings.  Water activities, including sailing on America’s Cup yachts, deep-sea fishing, kayaking and private yacht cruises complement San Diego’s popular attractions such as the world-famous San Diego Zoo, The San Diego Wild Animal Park, Balboa Park and more in a well-rounded program of events. Our theatre, museum and art gallery experiences illustrate the cultural side of San Diego.  In addition, dining and shopping opportunities abound in upscale La Jolla, magical Coronado, Old Town San Diego, coastal Del Mar and Carlsbad-by-the-Sea.  Evening offerings include exclusive special event venues, internationally themed dine-arounds in San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter and more.  Northeast of San Diego, Temecula Wine Country is a wine-lovers paradise perfect for wine-tasting excursions. There is something for everyone in sunny San Diego, the “City with Sol!”

San Francisco

The best thing about Northern California is that it can be so many things to so many people. From the chic big city sophistication of San Francisco to the casual elegance of world-famous Wine Country, to the high-tech Mecca of the Silicon Valley to the majestic coastal enclaves of Monterey, Carmel and Half Moon Bay, the region's diversity allows Northern California to customize our program offerings to meet almost any objective. Dare to dream it and we will make it reality!
 
San Francisco offers world-class accommodations, culture, food, shopping, entertainment and more. From a private event on Alcatraz Island to biking across the famed Golden Gate Bridge to a dinner hosted by a celebrity chef at our infamous City Hall or a mansion atop Pacific Heights, San Francisco is a Golden State dream come true.
 
A trip to Northern California isn't complete without a Wine Country component. The ultimate day activity features a presentation from a Master Sommelier on your transfer to the Napa or Sonoma Valley, an afternoon of exclusive winery tours and tastings, followed by an unforgettable dinner in an awe-inspiring wine cave. For those who can't make it to Wine Country, how about a winemakers reception where we bring the tasting room experience to your event.

CSR

California DMC Destination Services is widely recognized as a pioneer in producing groundbreaking socially responsible teambuilding events. With the meetings industry under the microscope, the marriage of dynamic teambuilding events and community service is becoming increasingly popular and serves to demonstrate that these programs put meaning into meetings.  While teambuilding events promote camaraderie among team members and enhance business goals, adding CSR into the mix takes the rewards and the results of participation to a whole new level. Individual team members benefit, your organization benefits, and the community benefits in a big way.  Socially responsible teambuilding events create lasting impressions on participants, fostering loyalty toward the companies that are dedicated to giving back and making a positive impact through charitable undertakings.  As a company, this is our passion – to match our clients with projects enabling them to give back and to leave a footprint when they meet in Southern California. Whatever your teambuilding goals might be, contact the team for customized community service and socially responsible events that will take your next meeting, conference or incentive travel program to the next level.

Flights

Los Angeles
 
Non-stop service from the UK to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) Los Angeles, California is offered by the following airlines:
 
  • Air New Zealand
  • American Airlines
  • British Airways
  • British Midland
  • Continental Airlines
  • United Airlines
  • Virgin Atlantic


Example Venues Used:

Details Capacity
Hotel del Coronado1288
(10943.0 m²)
Event Types Catered For
WOW Experiences
Old Favourites
Multi-Centres
FIT Individual Travel
Exclusive Buy-Outs
City
All Inclusive

Destinations we can help you with:

California
Palm Springs
Orange County
San Diego
San Francisco
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