MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MeetingsNet, a digital magazine and website dedicated to the meetings and incentives industry, has named Aimia to its 2015 "CMI 25" list. Based on various measurements, the winners are considered to be the largest and most influential corporate full-service meeting and incentive travel management companies in the U.S.
Now in its ninth year, the list is a guiding resource for meeting managers, incentive travel executives and procurement professionals researching information on the industry's leading outsource partners.
"The 'CMI 25' is one of the most prestigious lists in the events industry," said Kurt Paben, President of U.S. Channel and Employee Loyalty at Aimia. "We are extremely honored to be named as one of the top companies for the ninth consecutive year. For us, it is all about our clients. We are passionate about creating stronger relationships that improve business results and inspire loyalty among our clients' employees, channel partners and business customers."
Aimia believes stronger relationships improve business performance and profitability. We provide event strategy, event management, sponsorship support, performance management, data analytics and innovative technology solutions for our clients' conferences, incentive/motivational travel, sales kickoffs, Strategic Meetings Management programs and other special events. Our goal is to turn our clients' employees, channel partners and business customers into people who sell more, stay with their brand longer and invest more with them.
Aimia Inc. (TSX:AIM) is a data-driven marketing and loyalty analytics company. We provide our clients with the insights they need to make smarter business decisions and build relevant, rewarding and long-term one-to-one relationships with their customers, channel partners and employees, evolving the value exchange to the mutual benefit of both our clients and consumers.
With close to 4,000 employees in 20 countries, Aimia partners with groups of companies (coalitions) and individual companies to help generate, collect and analyze customer data and build actionable insights.
We do this through our own coalition loyalty programs such as Aeroplan in Canada and Nectar in the UK, and through provision of loyalty, event, engagement and sales enablement strategies, program development, implementation and management services underpinned by leading products and technology platforms such as the Aimia Loyalty Platform and SmartButton, and through our analytics and insights business, including Intelligent Shopper Solutions. In other markets, we own stakes in loyalty programs, such as Club Premier in Mexico, Air Miles Middle East and Think Big, a partnership with Air Asia and Tune Group.
Our clients are diverse, and we have industry-leading expertise in the fast-moving consumer goods, retail, financial services, automotive, technology, healthcare and travel and airline industries globally to deliver against their unique needs.
For a full list of our partnerships and investments, and more information about Aimia, visit us at www.aimia.com.
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