Best of Britain & Ireland (BoBI), the event for the UK and Ireland’s domestic tourism and venues industry, has opened registration for the 2015 show.
Best of Britain & Ireland, taking place at the NEC, Hall 8 from 11-12 March 2015, brings together the largest number of UK and Irish venues, destinations and attractions at a key buying time of the year.
With 300-plus exhibitors and expecting to attract 3,000 trade visitors, the show has become an established event for those wanting to meet and do business with key decision makers responsible for planning and sourcing holidays, trips, tours, breaks, meetings and events; anyone within the industry wanting to offer their clients new experiences.
The two day show is already 70% booked and has already attracted the likes of Accor, Advantage Now, Albatross Travel, AmaZing Venues, Bespoke Hotels, Best Western Hotels, Chooseyourevent.com, Cotswold Tourism, ETOA, Hilton Worldwide, Marriott Hotels, Millennium & Copthorne Hotels, Norman Allen Group Travel, See Tickets, Shakespeare’s England, The Hotel Collection, The Tourism Society, Ticketmaster, VisitEngland, Tourism Ireland, Visit Liverpool, VisitScotland, Visit Wales and West Midland Safari Park.
“The Hotel Collection are delighted to be returning to Best of Britain & Ireland for 2015,” says Elaine Ward, travel trade sales sirector, The Hotel Collection.
“BoBI gives us the opportunity to promote our new name and fantastic collection of unique hotels prominently and widely to the market place.
“BoBI also gives The Hotel Collection access to a wide network of invaluable contacts. We look forward to another exciting and successful event.”
“BoBI is the only domestic leisure show that we exhibit at and we find it is a great way to meet with existing and new clients.
“We have seen a good ROI from the show in the past three years and look forward to seeing the show continue to grow,” opines Louise Fitzpatrick, national account manager, Travel Trade, Marriott Hotels.