06 October 2011
Suntec Singapore edged out its competitors across Asia again, winning the title “Asia’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre” for a sixth year.
Beating strong competition from seven other establishments across leading Asian cities, Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre (Suntec Singapore) came out tops at the World Travel Awards as it wowed a voting panel of industry professionals with its top quality of service, strong business acumen and innovative culture.
“To be recognized as Asia’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre for the sixth consecutive time in a row is more than just an honour for the team. Winning this award in light of sprouting venues (both locally and regionally) provides the inspiration and motivation to continue reaching higher. Being lauded best in our class further validates our standing as a venue of choice,” said Pieter Idenburg, CEO of Suntec Singapore from Bangkok, Thailand, where the awards ceremony was held. “This success will further motivate the team in our never-ending pursuit for service and operational excellence.”
Described as the “Oscars” of the travel and tourism industry, the Awards is the industry‘s most comprehensive and involved a phenomenal 213,000 participants in the voting process.
About Suntec Singapore
Suntec Singapore is a world-class venue located at the heart of Asia’s most integrated meetings, conventions and exhibitions hub. With 100,000sqm of versatile floor space over six levels, this award-winning facility can cater to events from 10 to 20,000 persons. In addition, Suntec Singapore - Asia’s Convention City - offers direct access to 5,200 hotel rooms, 1,000 retail outlets, 300 restaurants, 6 museums and the region's newest centre for the performing arts, Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay. While only 20 minutes from Changi International Airport, Suntec Singapore is conveniently located adjacent to the Central Business District and just minutes from the city's entertainment and cultural attractions.
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