What is the meaning / definition of Destination Management Company?
A Destination Management Company, also known as DMC, is a company that provides services, resources and expertise specialising in local knowledge for events, activities and tours for other companies. These services can include transportation, gala dinners, planning activities and excursions, restaurants, conference venues, local laws, hotel accommodation, meetings and logistics.
Destination management companies are used by businesses and other establishments to plan events and activities where the establishment is not located and has no local knowledge of.
This way, activities and events go smoothly even when the business is not present to manage the planning of the activity or event. These management companies also understand local laws, environmental regulations and permits, which helps events and activities go smoothly.