The Vice-President of the Chamber of Commerce of the Russian Federation Alexander Mikhaylovich Rybakov is the head of the panel that awarded the top Russian MICE companies for their results. The advisory council of Russian Business Travel & MICE Award included representatives of leading Russian and international companies – large consumers of business travel services and MICE. The representatives covered a variety of market sectors – from airlines and defence industries to pharmaceuticals, electronics and automotive business.
The awards are for the best companies and enterprises in the field of business tourism and the MICE industry and includes hotels, congress and exposition centres, airways, transport, insurance, logistics and exhibition companies, and specialized agencies in this area.
The Awards cover all participants of business travel market and names the best congress hotels in Moscow, St. Petersburg and other regions of the country, best congress centres, conference organizers and incentive programs in Russia and abroad, business travel agencies, airlines for business travellers, tourism offices, altogether about twenty categories.
Winners received awards from the Chairman of the Committee of Tourism and hotel business in Moscow, Sergei Shpilko, the head of hotel management and tourism infrastructure in Moscow Georgy Mokhov, CEO of management company “Your Hotel” Gennady Ustinov, President of the Association ANTOR Andrea Szegedy, President of “Caravan” Jean Carlo Baltatstsi, who is the official foreign partner of the Award, managing director of the dominant insurance company “Renaissance Insurance” Elena Skuratova, vice president of the “Skolkovo” Stanislav Naumov and others.