Digital Leader Habib Amir is Promoted to Global Managing Director of Prestigious VenuesThe Prestigious Venues senior board has promoted Habib Amir to Global Managing Director as of February 2014. Habib previously advised luxury hotel groups and brands on digital transformation and marketing strategy across a range of industries. His consultancy roles since 2002 have seen him working with WPP PR agency, Clarion, UTV Media and Havas Worldwide, advising key brands including Unilever, Google and Sony. Habib will now focus on Prestigious Venues global strategy and growth. He will co...
The Top 5 Reasons To Plan A Wedding In The MediterraneanThere are 5 key reasons why a couple looking to get married in 2014 or 2015 would host their event in a Mediterranean wedding venue. These reasons include the low cost, the excellent and reliable regional weather, high quality food and services as well as unique outdoor settings for ceremonies and receptions. Destination weddings are increasingly popular for couples looking for a variety of benefits. We’ve gathered together the top 5 reasons to look for wedding venues in the Mediterranean.
The World's Most Prestigious Venues Announced at The Prestigious Star Awards 2013Prestigious Venues hosted the annual Prestigious Star Awards on Wednesday evening at illustrious private members club 'The Oriental Club' in London, where 10 award winners were announced. Prestigious Venues made several key announcements that included closer working relationships with luxury event suppliers, seasonal themed promotions with member venues and a forecast of digital trends in 2014. The brand new Prestigious Venues website was also revealed; a cross-platform digital eco-system.
Prestigious Star Awards 2013 Nominees Announced!The nominees for the Prestigious Star Awards 2013 have now been announced. Voting is open to the public to assist in determining the winner for each of the awards categories. The awards ceremony will take place in London during October this year. It will be attended by a hundred senior figures from the premium hospitality industry as well as renowned luxury industry professionals.
Working From The Beach To Save $225 Billion Per YearThe ‘Work From The Beach’ programme has stemmed from the discontent of staff in urban work places. The campaign offers the incentive of working from a beach as a solution to employee satisfaction and motivation. Developed by event space specialist, Prestigious Venues, the campaign promises to improve productivity, creativity and staff satisfaction.
Cyprus; the new luxury event destinationPremium event space specialist, Prestigious Venues declares Cyprus as one of the most ideal locations for high calibre events. The organisation which hand selects the most suitable event locations around the world based on a strict criteria of quality, performance and reputation has selected an InterContinental luxury resort in Cyprus as the new preferred destination. The move highlights a unique opportunity for hosting premium events on budgets that beat the industry standard.
Winners announced in the Prestigious Star Awards 201163 Venues were nominated from 9 selected global regions. 1 venue was awarded The Prestigious Star in each of the 10 categories. 5 UK venues received awards, 3 Australian venues, 1 in the U.S and 1 from UAE. The Prestigious Star Awards received over 5,000 votes from over 19 countries
A glimpse into the future of luxury publicationsThe luxury venue brand Prestigious Venues has launched the first issue of its dedicated publication, Prestigious Venues Magazine. Released virally and distributed globally through an interactive Christmas card, the magazine marks the start of a digitally driven era for the luxury industry.
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