HYATT HOTELS SHOW CONTINUED COMMITMENT TO GCC MARKET WITH INAUGURAL ROADSHOW INITIATIVE
Representatives from Hyatt Properties Hosted VIPs at Exclusive Dinners in Jeddah, Riyadh, Doha and Abu Dhabi
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (February 2016) – Hyatt Sales Force GCC has completed its inaugural roadshow initiative across the GCC, an activation seen for the first time in the region which bids to forge strong contacts between property General Managers and VIP clients. With twelve hotels currently operating in the region and plans to open a further nine by 2017, Hyatt, continuing its dedication to the growth of the brand and relationships with its consumer, hosted a series of dinners in each of the four cities, attended by key decision makers and high value clients across corporate and travel segments.
Hyatt Sales Force Dubai, Jeddah, and Riyadh combined efforts in organising the event, with 16 Hyatt Hotels represented, including 14 from the GCC and two from Europe. Representatives included, Federico Mantoani - Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi, Ashwini Kumar - Park Hyatt Jeddah, Monique Dekker - Park Hyatt Vienna, Jan Peter van der Ree - Park Hyatt Zurich , Stuart Deeson, - Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi, David Mansfield - Hyatt Hotels in Dubai, Christoph Franzen - Grand Hyatt Doha, Stefan Radstrom - Grand Hyatt Muscat, Stefan Gaessler - Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi , Rady Rady - Hyatt Regency Makkah and Nizar Weshah -Hyatt Regency Riyadh Olaya.
Promoting investment towards the brand, nurturing key existing relationships and continuing its support of the regions hospitality market, eleven hotel leaders showcased each respective Hyatt property.
“The GCC is a market with multiple demand generators — with travelers and residents seeking premium brands at multiple price points without having to sacrifice quality. It is vital for us to have a direct contact with our market, to better develop these relationships and understand what we need to provide says Tareq Daoud, Regional Vice President Sales - Middle East & Africa, Hyatt Sales Force at Hyatt International
“We will continue to focus on enhancing and diversifying our brand portfolio in the Middle East market,” he added.
Following the events success, Hyatt will now look to conduct the occasion on an annual basis, expanding such to include Hyatt Hotels outside of the region.