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Dominican Republic

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Why choose the Dominican Republic?

  • The Dominican Republic is the most popular Caribbean destination. Meetings, incentives, conventions and events usually break attendance records. People want to come for the work and the fun.
  • This is the Caribbean. Excellent weather all year round. Average temperatures range from a low 21C in the early morning to a high 30C in the afternoon.
  • Excellent air accessibility. Getting here by air is easy. There are hundreds of flights from all around the world. It is even easy to arrive at one airport and depart from another on the same airline.
  • Top hotel brands. Leading international brands operate in the country.
  • Variety of venues. There are facilities at small boutique hotels or large convention hotels located at beaches or in the cities. There is a variety of meeting facilities to meet group needs and budget.
  • Best connected Caribbean country. Group delegates have the added attraction of being able to visit other areas of the Dominican Republic thanks to the excellent road system. This makes the country one of the most attractive for groups interested in doing multi-destination travel during, before or after the meeting.
  • Side attractions: Come for the meeting while enjoying the beaches, golf, culture and eco adventures as well. Leisure activities and a wide variety of things to see and do make the Dominican Republic an attractive destination.
  • Hi-tech communications facilities.
  • Multilingual experienced staff. The Dominican Republic hotel industry regularly serves the needs of tourists speaking English, French, German, Russian, Italian, Spanish, among others.
  • Visa facilities. Travelers from the US, Canada and Europe can enter with just a passport and the purchase of a tourist card. When a visa is needed, if the person already has a US, Canadian or European visa, only the purchase of a tourist card may be required.
  • For US taxpayers, conventions, seminars, or similar meetings may be tax deductible. (IDTCA: Interest and Dividend Tax Compliance Act of 1983, Section 274(h) on attendance at conventions).
  • People that will welcome you with a smile. Dominicans are natural good hosts. Indeed, the Dominican Republic is famous for its vibrant culture and warm, friendly people.

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For this great destination we represent Connect DMC. If you want to know more or get introduced to Connect DMC, please let us know.

Connect DMC

Established in 1999 and recognized as a leading Destination Management Company (DMC) and Professional Conference Organization (PCO), CONNECT DMC provides premier services that are dedicated to Incentives, Meetings & Events as well as Luxury Operators interested in the highest delivery of services.

The creativity and innovation have distinguished them with awards that prove their social awareness and cultural understanding of the areas they reach, such as the IMEX Green Community award or SITE Member of the Year Award.

Their trademark software and staff certifications will bring the best knowledge and experience to your client events.

Some of their services:

  • Expert advice on destination, accommodations
  • Deluxe airport meet and greet
  • Airport exclusive signage
  • Luxury transfers, private SUVs
  • Precise transportation arrangements
  • Unique sightseeing experiences
  • Exciting tours and adventures
  • Tailor made spouses programs
  • Team building & Treasure Hunt activities
  • CSR Humanitarian donations
  • Full Meeting and conference services
  • Photography and videographer services
  • Hospitality desk by local experts
  • Gift selections, CSR-giveaways
  • Branding, Marketing Collateral and local printing
  • In-house Production and Design team
  • In-house Decor equipment

Staff certifications:

  • CMP
  • DMCP
  • CIS & CMS

Membership:

  • ICCA – Only DMC member in Punta Cana
  • SITE – 2019 Chapter Presidency for Florida & Caribbean, Member of the Site Sustainability Committee (Ben Sauvage) – SITE Young Leaders GLOBAL committee (Andres Serrato)
  • Hosts Global – 2019 Punta Cana Forum Host DMC
  • ADMEI – 2018 Accreditation in Emergency Preparedness
  • MPI
  • PCMA
  • FICP

Want to know more about Connect DMC or if you want to be introduced, just let us know.