Reed Travel Exhibitions, organiser of Arabian Travel Market, has renewed its host hotel partnership with Emaar Hospitality Group.
Emaar, the leisure and hospitality subsidiary of global developer Emaar Properties, managing the hotel brands Address Hotels + Resorts, Vida Hotels & Resorts, and Rove
Hotels, will still be the state hotel partner for Arabian Travel Market’s 2019 and 2020 events.
The renowned hospitality group will officially accommodate a select amount of key media and industry buyers attending the annual event in Dubai in addition to host the welcome party.
Commenting on the announcement, Nick Pilbeam, divisional director, Reed Travel Exhibitions, said: “Arabian Travel Market is focused on the center East as a respected international travel and tourism destination and our partnership with Emaar Hospitality Group and its own hotel brands represents a perfect possibility to align among the region’s leading hospitality brands with this unique event platform.”
Properties of Address Hotels + Resorts, Vida Resorts and Hotels, and Rove Hotels, located in a few of Dubai’s most sought-after locations, will welcome the hosted buyers programme, which include senior travel industry decision makers with direct purchasing responsibility, in addition to selected international press.
Commenting on the renewal of the partnership, Olivier Harnisch, leader of Emaar Hospitality Group, said: “Arabian Travel Market is really a significant platform that underlines the vibrant tourism and hospitality landscape of the UAE and the spot.
“As official hotel partner, we have been focused on showcasing the exceptional breadth of hotels and resorts we’ve in Dubai in addition to in other key markets around the world. We
ATM – considered by industry professionals as a barometer for the center East and North Africa tourism sector – welcomed over 39,000 visitors to its 2018 event, including 2,545 exhibiting companies, with representation from 141 countries on the four days.