Realize Colorado


About Realize Colorado

Realize what you imagine…an award winning DMC established in 2011 serving Colorful Colorado (we think one of the most beautiful places on earth!). The company is led by Deana Mitchell, who has resided in nine Colorado cities and worked 25 years in hotels and restaurants.No matter what type of event, the Realize team can assist you every step of the way. From planning to on-site logistics, they are ready to help you Realize your Vision and make you look like a rock star!

What Makes Us Unique

Our team has a diverse background and covers every aspect of the hospitality industry as well as the design field. We are all passionate about what we do and where we live! Our goal each day is to create an unmatched experience for you and your guests in the awe inspiring Rocky Mountains. From start to finish, we are here to help realize your vision and execute every detail to perfection.

What everyone is saying about Realize Colorado

"The Realize Colorado team was instrumental in the success of my program. This program had a lot of unique challenges with nothing about it being “cookie cutter”, and Realize Colorado helped us not only think outside of the box but also achieve the best event in the 10 year history of this program."

- Jason Sick, CMP | Program Manager | Red Velvet Events

"We wanted to deliver our guests with a “WOW” experience and with your help, we were able to do just that. From the site inspection through the pre-planning to execution, every little detail was attended to and made special for our guests. "

- Cheryl Cagle, Além International Management Inc.

"Realize Colorado, a Global DMC Partner is truly what the name says, your ‘partner’! Realize’s ability to always meet and exceed our high expectations from an execution standpoint to make sure our attendees have a flawless experience is unmatched by most other DMC partners. "

- Client from Fortune 500 Company

"I have been using DMC services for our conventions for many years and no one has been more creative, flexible and hands-on than Realize Colorado. Deana, Melissa and Dijana did a fantastic job with our program at the Broadmoor in October 2016. "

- Michael E. Pramstaller CAE, ACEC

Industry Involvement and Awards


Colorado is diverse and has something for everyone. Cities and mountains, different seasons and endless outdoor opportunities!

Colorado provides the perfect backdrop for your next event, whether you are looking for a city experience, ski trip, outdoor summer paradise, adventure or relaxation/spa. Rich in history and culture, there are endless options for recreation, entertainment, tours and teambuilding.

Key areas around Colorado

  • Denver
  • Colorado Springs
  • Telluride
  • Vail and Beaver Creek
  • Aspen and Snowmass
  • Gateway
  • Keystone, Breckenridge, and Winter Park
  • Steamboat Springs
  • Durango
  • Boulder
  • Fort Collins
  • Aurora

Why Colorado?

  • Denver - Mile High City, Gateway to the Rockies, Home of the Broncos. People are drawn to the beauty, climate, cosmopolitan nature and opportunity.
  • Colorado Springs - Discover Garden of the Gods, Pikes Peak, Cave of the Winds, Old Colorado City, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo and the historic Broadmoor.
  • Telluride – Two small towns connected by a free gondola with the best views you have ever witnessed! Mining town turned world class ski resort.
  • Vail / Beaver Creek - Vail known for its expansive back bowl skiing and Beaver Creek known for its superlative service and pristine groomed slopes.
  • Aspen / Snowmass - Four mountains of unique terrain, sublime skiing, world famous après ski, arts / culture scene of a major city, fabulous dining.

What's new in Colorado

  • Westin Denver Airport hotel opened November 2015! Over 500 soundproof rooms and 37,000 sq. ft. of event space with panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains.
  • The ART, opened in June 2015 is Denver’s newest one-of-a-kind luxury property in the heart of Denver’s Museum District offers a unique experience.
  • The light rail expansion -- largest in the nation -- transforming transportation through Denver metro has significant expansion planned for 2016.
  • Gateway Canyons (2014) is a one of a kind luxury destination created by John Hendricks (Discovery owner) with unique amenities.
  • The History Colorado Center (2012) is a Smithsonian Affiliate that has been called, “the 1st great history museum of the 21st century”!