Global hospitality major Accor Group hosted its first ever Accor India Hotels Partner’s Expo 2015 in Mumbai and Delhi becoming the first international hotel chain to conduct an India hotels specific Expo.
The Accor Expo showcased over 31 hotels from across 17 key cities in India across seven brands ranging from luxury, leisure, upscale, mid-market, budget and economy segments. The hotel group’s MICE and wedding offerings were showcased through world-class conference and exhibition facilities such as the Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre (NHCC), Lavasa International Convention Centre (LICC) and the Novotel Visakhapatnam Varun Beach (NVVB).
Nikhil Dhodapkar, regional director, sales and marketing, Accor India said, “The Expo aims at showcasing various brands of Accor in the lucrative weddings, MICE, luxury and leisure segments. With the recent announcement of Accor’s appointment to manage the Jaipur Exhibition and Convention Centre, it further reinforces the importance of MICE business in our corporate strategy for the Indian market.”
The Accor India Hotels Partner’s Expo is an annual sales and marketing initiative organised by Accor India. It garnered tremendous response with the gathering of more than 300 key partners in Mumbai while Delhi saw a turnout of more than 350 key partners in its debut year.
Musafir Namah Bureau