Hotelplanner and Meetings.com - leading online hotel booking and meeting point vendors worldwide are pleased to announce the winner of the annual European Group Travel Award (EGTA). The Mogotel competition was awarded as the best independent hotel brand in Europe for group accommodation.
Representatives from the Mogotel Sales department: Dace Stradina - Ungure and Anita Karklina participated in the ceremony and received the award.
Co-founded by HotelPlanner in 2015, this year’s awards gala, hosted by documentary film producer and former MSNBC host Dylan Ratigan, was held on March 7th at the premier luxury InterContinental Hotel in Berlin during ITB.
Seventeen award categories were presented throughout the evening, recognizing those organizations offering the highest quality of group travel experiences and outstanding services across hotels, airlines, cruises, technology, media, travel agencies and more.
“On behalf of the entire team at HotelPlanner and Meetings.com, I would like to extend my most sincere congratulations to the evening’s esteemed winners and runner-ups. This year’s nominees continued to raise the bar for the group travel industry, and it’s an honor to celebrate their outstanding achievements,” said Tim Gunstone, EVP of Marketing, Hotelplanner and Meetings.com.
Now in its fifth year, EGTA has become recognized as ITBs best after party. Following the dinner and awards ceremony, the industry’s top executives, travel organizers and journalists enjoyed live entertainment by renowned electropop duo Breathe Carolina, Gatecrasher’s DJ Tall Paul, and the very best in Las Vegas-style entertainment Stars in Concert – all generously sponsored by Translations.com.