Exclusive DMC is a full-service destination management company with a superior level of service, providing one point of contact from the planning stages through the on-site program operation. Total client satisfaction is the goal. It’s that simple!
We design your event Exclusive to You! Consulting with EDM and our design team ensures the look and feel of your function excites your attendees. Understanding your branding requirements, demographics, and goals we will provide the ultimate look and feel you want.
The Perfect Fit.
Between The Smokies, Graceland, Dollywood, and the birthplace of the music business in Nashville, Tennessee provides a countless combinations of experiences to make your meeting like no other.
Veteran managers Josh and Kat use their extensive experience in all areas of hospitality to create a customized, synergistic experience with EDM as your partner. The feeling of being able to relax and know things are covered and handled is what it’s all about! Exclusive DMC has affiliate operations in high end boutique hotel collections, major hotels, and some of the best rated golf resort properties in the country. Nothing is too large or too small to handle and execute flawlessly.
During a break from Indiana University studies, Josh’s first event job was as VIP Coordinator to foreign dignitaries for the 1980 Lake Placid Olympic Organizing Committee (LPOOC). Later, Josh began his career in on-site operations as a Trip Director at E.F. MacDonald/Carlson Marketing Group. Later he joined Chicago-based McCord Group (now BCDM&I) and then moved south to Atlanta to USMotivation, another prominent incentive/meetings company where during his 18-year tenure he was a perennial sales leader serving clients in the pharmaceutical, insurance and financial services industries. Josh then spent 4 years with Incentive Solutions, Inc., a full-service incentive house until July 2011 when he joined EDM as Managing Partner of the Atlanta office. Josh has many awards including Site Global Crystals, Telly Awards and IMA Circle of Excellence Awards. Site Southeast USA’s membership has voted him “Member of the Year” two years in a row. Josh currently serves as President of Site Southeast USA chapter.
Kat Tate, Senior Sales and Destination Manager, comes to EDM after multiple years of experience in the meetings industry, working for both meeting planning agencies and destination management companies. She brings extensive international experience allowing her to seamlessly relate to any group. Her bright personality creates an unparalleled level of customer service and hospitality. Polished, accommodating and professional, Kat’s well rounded abilities make her a valuable asset to any client.