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Wanda Hotels and Resorts Holds Its First Brand Ceremony

BEIJING, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 13, 2014, Wanda Hotels and Resorts held its first grand annual brand forum and ceremony with the theme "China Brands Future". Nearly three hundred guests gathered together with both foreign and domestic media to enjoy a feast of high-end hotel brands. The forum was held at Wanda Realm Beijing Hotel. Mr. David Cheng, President of Wanda Hotels and Resorts gave the welcome speech while Mr. Zhang Rungang, Chairman of the China Tourist Hotel Association, also gave an excellent keynote speech.

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The 2013 Brand Ceremony for Wanda Hotels and Resorts covered two sectors -- the brand forum and brand ceremony. First, Mr. Daniel Voellm, the Managing Director of Great China and Bangkok of HVS delivered the "2013 Brand Development Report for Wanda Hotels and Resorts". The brand forum gathered the industry elite, clashing with extraordinary dialogue of the industrial peak: Mr. James Lu, Executive Director of the Hong Kong Hotel Association, along with Mr. Michael Stevens, Vice President of Wanda Hotels and Resorts, Director - Nigel Summers of Horwath HTL, Director Jesper Palmqvrst of Asia Pacific for STR Global, and Senior Vice President - Maria Sun of Ctrip.com all engaged in a profound discussion on the topic of "Status and Development Trends of Five-star Hotel Brands in China".

Presided over by Mr. Rupert Hoogewerf, Chairman and Chief Researcher of the Hurun Report, Mr. Ilja Poepper, Vice President of Wanda Hotels and Resorts, the Managing Director of Great China and Bangkok of HVS - Daniel Voellm, Mr. Ernst Zimmerman from AVA Hospitality, and Director Simon Press from the Global Tourist Market, Reed Travel Exhibitions, the topic of "Strength and Threat for Chinese Brand Going Global " was discussed.

Mr. James Chau from Britain, the famous anchorman from CCTV9, hosted the brand and award ceremony on the night. Senior Director - Simon Press, from the Global Tourist Market, Reed Exhibition Company, presented the "Global Award" for the 2013 World Travel Market to Wanda Hotels and Resorts.

The award ceremony was closed by Ms. Wang Ling from the China Charity Federation, who presented the award for the "Hotel Making the Best Contribution to the Wanda Children's Foundation".

List of Awards:

-   2013 Best Chinese Restaurant

Zhen Chinese Restaurant at Wanda Vista Changsha

-   2013 Best All-day Dining Restaurant

All-day Dining Restaurant at Wanda Vista Quanzhou

-   2013 Best Online Travel Agency

Ctrip.com

-   2013 Best Partner and Supplier

TechnoGym

-   2013 Best Support Media

Xinhua News Agency

-   2013 Best Wanda Realm Hotel

Wanda Realm Harbin

-   2013 Best Wanda Vista Hotel

Wanda Vista Changsha

-   2013 The Best Contribution to the Wanda Children
    Foundation

Wanda Vista Changsha

 

For media enquiries, please contact:

Wanda Hotels & Resorts

Ms Sandy YI
Marketing and Communications Director
Address: Block B, Wanda Plaza, 93 Jianguo Road,
Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100022
Tel : +86-10-8558-7063
Fax: +86-10-8558-7082

SOURCE Wanda Hotels & Resorts

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