African travel trade, New York wants to meet with you!

New York
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NYC: The Official Guide is heading to Cape Town for WTM Africa in April and have set their sights on the African travel trade.

NYC & Company will be visiting WTM Africa 2018 to meet with travel industry partners and explore the potential for building a relationships to support African companies and their possible interest in travel sales to New York City.

Travel companies attending the event, and who would like to set up an appointment to meet with NYC & Company between 18 and 20 April, can schedule an appointment by emailing or visiting the WTM Africa website

Visitors to WTM Africa 2018 can also look forward to over 600 exhibitors and a host of quality influential buyers from key source markets around the globe looking for new and exciting product to sell within their market. WTM Africa 2018 will once again show growth across the number of exhibitors on its floor, the number of buyers in attendance, a large global media contingent and stakeholders from both the inbound and outbound travel trade.

“Africa has long been identified as a continent bursting with potential within the the tourism and travel sectors. WTM Africa 2018 is further recognition of this potential and in 2018, we’re ready to welcome more exhibitors from Africa than ever before,” says Chardonnay Marchesi, South Africa Portfolio Director for Reed Exhibitions’ Travel, Tourism & Sports Portfolio.

Marchesi adds that this year’s installment will also feature multiple new initiatives, including the ultimate opportunity, WTM Africa Festivals. “WTM Africa Festivals will give everyone the opportunity to socialise after the traditional working hours in a fun and vibrant atmosphere. All attendees will experience the culture, hospitality and cuisine with each hosting exhibitor offering something unique.”

Attendees at WTM Africa 2018 will get the opportunity to experience different food and drink from top international exhibitors, as well as technology and private sector companies. Festivities for WTM Africa Festivals will kick off from 4h30pm on Wednesday 18 April. All destinations or exhibiting companies should celebrate festivals during WTM Africa.

Complete the registration form before before 12h00 CAT on the 17th of April 2018 for free admission to WTM Africa from Wednesday 18 April – Friday 20 April 2018