China – Macao Gaming Show appoints show oprganiserBy Phil - 18 June 2014
Organisers of November’s Macao Gaming Show (MGS) have announced the appointment of Koelnmesse, Singapore, a subsidiary of Germany’s Koelnmesse GmbH, one of the world’s leading trade fair organisers.
Founded in 1924 with headquarters in Cologne (Germany), the company organises 75 trade fairs and 2,000 conferences worldwide annually. Koelnmesse has organised and managed trade fairs and conferences in Macau since 2006 and opened a dedicated Macau office earlier this year to further invest in the region.
Marina Wong, General Manager and Event Director at MGS said: “We are pleased to announce the appointment of such a recognised and world leading company. Koelnmesse will provide a range of services with their focus on conference management, exhibitor services, onsite management as well as advice on the overall event concept and structure. This appointment is another indication of our support for and investment in the long term prosperity and development of Macao Gaming Show.”
Michael Dreyer, Vice President Asia-Pacific, Koelnmesse stated: “We are very excited about this new prestige project and see the partnership with the MGEMA as a direct result of our ongoing commitment to Macau as a growing destination for exhibitions and conferences in Asia. With our new office and a growing team of event professionals based in Macau, Koelnmesse is well positioned to help confirm Macao Gaming Show as the premier event of its kind in Asia.”