The highlight of 8th Hospitality India & Explore the world annual international awards 2012 is that they are being planned on a larger canvas than earlier years in view of larger industry participation from across sectors. This year, it is being estimated over 1000 plus people representing the tourism, travel and hospitality sector including the presidents and executive committee members of high profile travel trade association of India such will be there at the awards and travel trade fair.
The global accolade, Instituted by Hospitality India (DLK Group) every year, have been conceived to promote and honor the brains behind inclusive developmement of travel, tourism and hospitality sector.
Hon’ble Minister of External Affairs, Govt. of India, Shri Salman Khurshid will be the chief guest of the evening. DR Shashi Tharoor, Minister of State for Human Resource Developmen, Govt of India will be chief guest for the prize distribution ceremony. K C Venugopal, Minister for state for Civil Aviation and Dr. T. Subbarami Reddy Member of Parliament and Chairman Parliamentary Standing Committee on Science and Technology and Environment and Forests will be guest of honor for the evening.To grace the occasion Shri TKA Nair Ji Advisor to the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India will also be there.
Needless to mention that Hospitality India & Explore the World annual international awards are the biggest awards event held in India with a gathering of thousands of people of the travel trade and tourism industry present under one roof at the Ashok Hotel Convention Hall. The prestigious event is also supported by Ministry of Tourism and industry associations including, WTTC, PATA, HAI, TAAI, TAFI, IATO FHRAI, OTOAI, ATOAI, ADTOI, HRANI etc.
Mr. Suneet K Kalra, Managing Director, Hospitality India & Explore the World, said, “We are delighted to enter into 8th year of our partnership to institute these Oscars of Indian travel & Tourism. An award not only inspires the individuals or institutions but also sets benchmarks for other players in terms of quality, commitments and best practices. Such recognitions also breed competition which results in the best services to the benefit of the end-users and redefines the degree of excellence in the industry.”
“This is more so true for the growth and development of tourism sector where excellence in service is the password for success. The vision of ‘Hospitality India Annual International Awards’ is to stimulate competitive spirit towards qualitative growth of the Indian hospitality......... an award that recognizes your efforts has been worthy to the cause.” concluded Ms Rajni Kalra Executive Director
The another highlight of the evening would be a fusion of international models and Indian designs on the ramp.