DirectRooms.com is excited to announce the first annual Asian Hospitality and Travel Show, scheduled from October 1st to October 3rd, 2010.
Online PR News – 09-August-2010 – – Sponsored by the Phuket International Academy Sports and Leisure Club, the show is the first of its kind to bring together vendors and buyers covering the whole spectrum of the Asian hospitality and tourism industry.
In addition to thousands of local visitors, the show is expected to attract more than 100 exhibitors and over 2000 industry professionals to the Central Festival Phuket Convention and Exhibition Centre, for three days of exhibits, seminars, workshops, demonstrations, special events, and networking opportunities.
With so many residents of Phuket involved in the travel and tourism industry, the show promises to attract quite a crowd from the area’s hotels, resorts, restaurants, travel agencies, and clubs.
There will also be vendors and visitors representing the hospitality industries in Singapore, South Korea, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, and mainland China.
Lek Boonlert, head of marketing for DirectRooms.com, sees lots of promise in this inaugural trade event.
“Phuket is steeped in tourism—the vast majority of locals are employed in some way by the travel and hospitality industry—so there should be a sizable turnout for the show,” Boonlert said.
DirectRooms.com anticipates growing interest in the Asian Hospitality and Travel Show as the event date approaches, and thus recommends booking hotels in Phuket well in advance of the weekend, to guarantee reasonable rates and quality accommodation.
DirectRooms is an independent discount hotel reservations company based in Asia. Established and online since 2000 with over 50,000 hotels worldwide.