For Immediate Release
CEO Clubs Dinner Meeting- Glamorous St. Moritz
Celebrating 150 Years of Winter Tourism
Dubai, UAE, 6th May 2015
The Tourism Organization Engadin St. Moritz with CEO Clubs UAE co-hosted CEO Clubs Dinner Meeting at Shangri La Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road. This networking event is organized with the intention to create new business opportunities along with showcasing the glamorous activities planned at St. Moritz for the years and claiming its place within the map of the world in terms of winter and summer tourism.
CEO Clubs UAE Consul Board Honorary Members, HE Raymund Furrer, Consul General of Switzerland, HE Jose Bernardo Maneia, Consul General of Mozambique, HE Bogdan Kolarov, Consul General of Bulgaria, representatives from Etisalat & Sharaf, VIP guests and CEO Clubs Network members presented in the dinner meeting. Gracing this event is one of the world’s leading luxury brands MONTBLANC as our Exclusive Category Partner, and Emirates Transport as our Exclusive Government Transport Partner.
The CEO of Tourism Organization Engadin St. Moritz Ms. Ariane Ehrat said that “This year, St. Moritz and Switzerland is celebrating 150 Years of winter tourism that means both an honor and a responsibility” the reason being that St. Moritz is the oldest winter holiday resort of the world and has been in operation since 1864, and its hotel pioneers have been recognized and appreciated for their efforts in the history of winter tourism on various occasions. It is considered that the commitment and innovative spirit that these pioneers possessed has led to St. Moritz being on the top for so many years.
Ms. Ariane Ehrat mentioned that St. Moritz is looking forward to welcoming visitors from GCC during summer and winter seasons as St. Moritz has a lot to offer not only for the entire family but also sports and nature enthusiasts at any given point in time. She further added that St. Moritz has seen a drastic increase in the total number of visitors from GCC last year and she wishes the same continues on for this year. Ms. Mirjam Bruder, The Head of Marketing Development and Ms. Katja Schneider, Sales Manager also spoke at the event about the rich and magnificent history of St. Moritz. She provided an insight into the customs and traditions followed at St. Moritz even to this present day. It is an ideal place where the past meets the present in perfect harmony. It is no wonder that St. Moritz has been a popular destination for travel enthusiasts looking for fun and relaxation.
HE Raymund Furrer, Consul General of Switzerland and Consul Board Honorary Member of CEO Clubs UAE added that “St. Moritz is one of the jewels of Switzerland” ; HE Jose Bernardo Maneia, Consul General of Mozambique and HE Bogdan Kolarov, Consul General of Bulgaria both of whom are associated with CEO Clubs UAE as Consul Board Honorary Member appreciated the event hosted by Tourism Organization Engadin St. Moritz and CEO Clubs UAE and encouraged more of such collaborations in the future.
The Raffle draw section was another excitement, CEO Clubs Member, Mr. Gordon Robertson, Chairman of ME Group for winning the three overnight stays for two people including breakfast and use of the SPA at Kempenski Hotel St. Moritz.
Dr. Tariq Nizami, CEO and Founder of CEO Clubs UAE said that “Business and relationships are built and grown on trust, and trust takes time. CEO Clubs understands the needs of its members and what should be done and then provides them with different platforms and opportunities to grow their business locally and internationally”
About CEO Clubs Network
The CEO Clubs Network is the world’s largest business networking club where membership is ‘on an invitation only’ basis. Senior level executives and CEOS of various companies meet regularly at meetings to discuss business opportunities and overall industry trends in a professional and relaxed ambience. Each month, the agenda is highlighted by a prominent guest speaker who usually does an hour long presentation on a specific sector or industry. The CEO Clubs Network UAE is completely focused on business development. Currently, the international businessmen’s network extends to countries such as USA, UK, UAE, China, India, Russia, Canada, France, Saudi Arabia, Korea, Pakistan, Morocco, Egypt, Philippines, Malaysia, South Africa, Mongolia, Bangladesh, Singapore, Greece, Romania, Namibia, Turkey, Germany, Lebanon and Palestine. Over 16,000 members are represented worldwide and today the club has been able to define itself as a ‘Trillion Dollar Club’ based on the overall annual turnover of its corporate members worldwide.