Paros Municipality at ITB 2013
March 17. 2013
Paros Municipality as part of promotional activities and promotion of the destination involved with targeted actions in the international tourism fair ITB 2013.
The Municipality of Paros was represented by Mr. George Bafitis (President of the Hotel Association) and Mr. Ballios (Commerce Association Paros) and two members of the Committee on Tourism Promotion and Development of the Municipality.
After much preparation and with the contribution of the company directors of the City were targeted contacts with leading Tour Operators and travel agencies such as ThomasCook and FTI aimed at increasing penetration of the German market destination.
The exhibition was accompanied by the participation of the destination presentation to the public Saturday 9/3 and Sunday, the 10th / 3 garnered interest multitude of visitors. It is worth to mention contacts with selected journalists and media representatives and to explore collaboration with entrepreneurs to focus the Diaspora for multilevel activity related to the promotion of the destination through original projects and a delegation of Paros for training in dancing traditional dances.
As part of the Commission decision to conduct activities aimed at strengthening equity markets Exhibitions interest, participated in an event presenting destinations that took place in Vienna on 12 March. Attended the event and the islands of Milos, Sifnos and Ios. The Municipality of Paros represented Mr. Bafitis George (President of the Hotel Association and a member of the Tourism Commission) who was responsible for the organization of participation. Attended by approximately 50 tour operators, many importers and some 10 journalists covering the event.