2022 Concludes with Destination Accolades and Industry Awards in Atlanta

Staff Report

Thursday, December 15th, 2022

Atlanta received numerous accolades and awards in 2022, recognizing the city as a premier destination for leisure and convention travel.

Money Magazine crowned Atlanta The Best Place to Live in the U.S., noting the city’s booming job market and commitment to equality. The magazine evaluated each city based on economic opportunities, quality of life, diversity and where the best futures lie.

SmartAsset’s Best Cities for Conferences - 2022 Edition included Atlanta as the No. 4 spot for groups to gather, ranking in the top 10 cities for the affordability and the travel accessibility and safety categories.

Resonance Consultancy gave Atlanta the No. 50 spot on its 2023 World’s Best Cities list, highlighting the city’s growing hospitality portfolio and airport connectivity.

Northstar Meetings Group selected ACVB as a finalist for the 2022 Stella Award for Best CVB/DMO in the Southeast, demonstrating quality service and innovation to meeting professionals.

ACVB also received a Platinum HSMAI Adrian Award in the diversity marketing category for ATL Unguided.