To attract attention of Hoteliers and Resort Owners, Samsung West-Africa will be showcasing its Professional Displays, Hotel TV ranges, Smart Signages & IT products at Akwaaba 2015
To increase brand Visibility especially amongst Hoteliers and Resort Owners, Samsung West-Africa will be showcasing its Professional Displays, Hotel TV ranges, Smart Signages & IT products at Akwaaba 2015.
As sponsors of the Hospitality Day event, the IT firm will be sharing with Hotel & Resort Managers how they can improve their guest experience. According to Head, Samsung Enter- prise Business Solution -SMART Signage & SMART Hospitality Displays, Anu-Rotimi Agboola “our participation at Akwaaba is more about brand visibility and we will be giving gifts to the Top 5 Hotel Winners of the Travellers top 100 Hotels in Lagos Polls. However, these Hotels must use Hotel TVs not consumer TVs. The advantage of Hotel TVs over Consumer TVs is that they give better guest experience by allowing guests personalize their experience”.
Other Guest Speakers are Mr. Sanjo Bamgboye- Director, CurrentLinks Systems Ltd on “Facilitating Payment Innovation in Hospitality” and Mrs. Lilian Obinna-Igwe, Country Manager Travelstart Nigeria on “Online Booking in Africa and how it works”.
There will also be a panellists made up of Top Hotel GMs across Africa to deliberate on the issues raised. The Hospitality day at Akwaaba seeks to create a platform that would help provide knowledge about burning issues and raise Hotel standards in Africa. The Travellers top 100 Hotels in Lagos Polls winners will also be announced and receive their certificate at the event. The Wine Tasting event follows immediately after from 2pm. Wine Tasting Event at the Hospitality Day presents an opportunity for Wine Producers from all parts of the World to Network and Market to over 50 Wine distributors from across Nigeria. It also offers wine distributors the opportunity to deal directly with wine producers eliminating the middle men.
Amb. Bianca Ojukwu will be cutting the tape to declare the Wedding & Spa Show open and formerly opening the Akwaaba Travel Market. Other VIP’s are also lined up to declare other Sessions open at the 3day Travel Trade Event.
According to Rita-Ikechi Uko ”it is sad that we cannot accommodate more Exhibitors this year but we hope that these Exhibitors will book early next year”. Bianca Ojukwu-the wife of the former Nigerian Leader Chief Odumeugwu Ojukwu is also a former beauty queen who has since moved into Diplomacy. The Wedding show is sponsored by Dubai Tourism in partnership with Emirates and will feature over 10 countries showcasing amazing Wedding & Honeymoon destinations, Weekend Getaways and Spa Sanctuaries. There will also be a raffle where
visitors can win free tickets to amazing destinations. It also feature guest presentation by Seyi Olusanya on “planning a destination Wedding”. The wedding show will hold on the 22nd of Nov from 2pm.
Earlier in Sept, registration of Visitors who will be attending this year’ Akwaaba Travel Market slated for the 22nd-24th of Nov. 2015 was announced. This event is open to all Hotel and Hospitality Professionals and the Hospitality Day holds on the 24th Nov, 2015.
– Stories: Ebere Chibuzor