HelmsBriscoe was founded in 1992 by Roger Helms with a very simple premise – by representing the client, we can create the best match between the needs of the meeting and the right venue. Our role is to leverage our vast industry knowledge and experience to find that perfect solution for the client—the one that provides a location that is well- suited to the meeting’s need at the best possible terms.
With this innovative perspective and revolutionary business model, we began attracting the industry’s best and brightest service industry professionals. Our growth over the years has been tremendous. HelmsBriscoe Associates are focused on the needs of each individual client. In addition to our incredible workforce and extensive resources within the industry, HelmsBriscoe also offers a full array of meeting planning services, including housing and registration, group air, and event management through our subsidiary, HelmsBriscoe ResourceOne.
HelmsBriscoe Associates have a collective average of 12 years of industry experience with more than 95% having hotel and/or meeting planning backgrounds. We are the highest volume purchaser in the meetings and event industry with $1.42 billion in revenue booked in 2018. Also in 2018, HelmsBriscoe booked more than 51,000 programs representing 6.9 million room nights.
HelmsBriscoe Associates work together and share their knowledge and experiences for the benefit of our clients. We have unique proprietary tools, such as HB InSite, our “experience database” of hotels, client experiences and industry best practices. HB Connect, our proprietary electronic RFP tool, contains more than 261,000 venues and rate histories. Through these tools and our network of Associates, we are able to provide clients with the best global site selection service in the industry. Our tools connect us, but it is the vision of a completely client-driven organization that makes usthe solution of choice for thousands of clients worldwide, including the world’s mostrecognized and respected brands.
So why choose us, you ask? It’s simple. HelmsBriscoe is uniquely qualified to assistyou with finding the right hotel, conference center, destination, or cruise ship for your next meeting or event. Our team of Associates spans 55 countries to help you deliver a successful meeting anywhere in the world. The quality of our Associates, the volume of business we handle, and the tools we use, make HelmsBriscoe your clear choice for success.