Published on : Thursday, February 9, 2017
Individuals and organizations associated with the tourism industry who have been contributing towards the promotion and development of the travel sector especially in the Asia Pacific area are being motivated to submit entries to the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Gold Awards 2017.
The last date for submitting entries for this category is 28th April, 2017.
These awards would be presented during the PATA Travel Mart 2017 on 15th September at the Venetian Resort Hotel that is based in Macao SAR.
This event would be sponsored by Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) for the 22nd consecutive year. And, the grand PATA Gold Awards is instrumental in establishing the industry norms for innovation and excellence in the sphere of tourism sector.
The Director of MGTO, Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes said that the Macao Government Tourism Office is honored to be associated with the PATA Gold Awards for the 22nd consecutive year. Every year, the PATA Gold Awards provides a fresh opportunity for entities as well as individuals to share their successes.
Therefore, it plays quite a crucial role in recognizing the potential of the participants and appreciating their sincere efforts in promoting the travel industry.
Ms. Fernandes mentioned that she would like to encourage the interested parties to be a part of this prestigious initiative that aims to work towards the attainment of a sustainable tourism industry in the Asia-Pacific region.
The CEO of PATA, Mario Hardy said that the PATA Grand and Gold Awards offers an opportunity to celebrate excellence in the travel and tourism sector.
He added that PATA is waiting to welcome applications from individuals and organizations all across the world that display expertise in the conception, creativity and successful completion of tourism initiatives.
Mr. Hardy has also stated that PATA is grateful to MGTO for sponsoring the PATA Gold Awards again this year and for their support towards building a responsible and sustainable tourism industry.