"We are honored to be recognized among meeting professionals and decision makers for providing extraordinary service and experiences for our partners. This is a testament to our dedicated associates who strive to make each meeting and event memorable and unique," said Joseph Khairallah, chief operating officer of Marcus Hotels & Resorts."On behalf of Northstar and the unrivaled audience of meeting planners and suppliers we are proud to represent, I congratulate The Pfister Hotel and Grand Geneva Resort & Spa and all of the organizations and venues who have been recognized for their outstanding efforts during the previous year," said David Blansfield, executive vice president and group publisher for Northstar Meetings Group. "The winners of the 2016 Pinnacle Awards are truly at the top of their game." Readers of Successful Meetings voted for the winners of the Pinnacle Awards via online ballots and provided feedback based on their professional experiences worldwide with their top hotels, conference centers and convention and visitors' bureaus. All winners will be listed in Successful Meetings' annual Pinnacle Registry, published in August 2016 and online. For more information on the latest news and updates from Marcus Hotels & Resorts, please visit: http://media.marcushotels.com. About Northstar Meetings Group The Northstar Meetings Group is the leading B-to-B information and marketing solutions company serving all segments of the business events market, including full-time meeting planners, as well as senior corporate, association and not-for-profit decision-makers and incentive professionals who plan nearly 2 million meetings annually. Through its leading brands - Meetings & Conventions, Successful Meetings, Incentive and Meetings News - the Northstar Meetings Group is committed to identifying and informing meeting and event professionals, facilitating not only their continuing professional development but also providing data, digital, events and print services in support of their planning and investment decisions. For more information, please visit www.northstarmeetingsgroup.com. About Marcus Hotels & Resorts Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), owns and/or manages 18 hotels, resorts and other properties in the U.S. A leader in the hospitality industry since 1962, Marcus Hotels & Resorts creates asset value for hotel owners through its expertise in management, development and product repositioning, including hotel food and beverage concepts developed by its Marcus Restaurant Group. The company's distinctive portfolio includes city-center meeting hotels, upscale resorts, historic properties, and premium branded and independent first-class hotels. Marcus Hotels & Resorts is an approved operator for all major lodging brands. For more information, please visit: http://media.marcushotels.com and follow the company on Facebook and Twitter (@MarcusHotels).