MeetPITTSBURGH Taps Orchid.Events as Official Housing Partner

Partnership Allows for Smooth Hotel Reservation Process for Meeting Planners and Attendees

PITTSBURGH – MeetPITTSBURGH, a division of VisitPITTSBURGH, now offers convention housing services through its official housing partner, Orchid.Events.

Orchid.Events has more than 20 years’ experience of servicing the meeting and events industry, processing more than 150,000 reservations annually. Orchid is nationally recognized by meeting planners and industry professionals for their commitment to client service and expertise in creating a smooth experience for event attendees.

“MeetPITTSBURGH is proud to offer our clients housing services through Orchid.Events,” said VisitPITTSBURGH President & CEO Jerad Bachar. “Business events are returning, and several of our clients are already utilizing Orchid and making hotel reservations.”

MeetPITTSBURGH clients who choose to use Orchid’s services will be assigned a dedicated account team who will review hotel contracts and advise on strategies for hotel room block management. Orchid will oversee the reservation process, working closely with contracted hotels to make sure each attendee is well served.

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VisitPITTSBURGH is the official tourism marketing and promotion agency of the Pittsburgh region. The organization is dedicated to generating business events, sports events and leisure travel.