The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) conducted the first ever Penang Sales Mission to India with the objective of promoting Penang as the preferred and ideal destination for corporate and association meetings, incentives and leisure travel.
The mission kicked off in Kolkata on 17 Jan, moving on to New Delhi on 19 Jan, Mumbai on 22 Jan and Bengaluru on 24 Jan. Led by Ashwin Gunasekeran, Chief Executive Officer of PCEB, the mission was supported by a Penang delegation of 17 partners.
In all four cities, PCEB organised three events which included the B2B Session, a press conference and a networking dinner. The Penang partners also sponsored lucky draw prizes that were given out at the networking dinners worth to a total of RM 100,000. Approximately 1,000 interested buyers, as well as media, association chairs and members of the Indian tourism and trade boards attended the mission events.
Joining PCEB in the Penang Sales Mission to India 2018 were:
Penang Global Tourism
Antiga Creative Works
Apollo Asia Travel Group
ASC Agenda Suria Communication
Asian Overland Services Tours & Travel
Bayview Beach Resort
Four Points by Sheraton Penang
G Hotel Gurney & G Hotel Kelawai
GMTC by Anderes Fourdy
Holiday Tours & Travel
Hotel Equatorial Penang
Hotel Sentral Seaview Penang & Hotel Sentral Georgetown
Rainbow Paradise Beach Resort
Setia SPICE Convention Centre
Shangri La's Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa & Golden Sands Resort
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