The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) has added another international recognition to its roster of awards with the receipt of the Meeting Industry Marketing Awards (MIMA) 2011’s ‘Best Use of Budget (Bronze)’ Award for its PlenaryOnCall offering.
“It is exciting and heartening to be recognised for our efforts and this award is a testament to the Centre’s continuing commitment towards introducing new and innovative product offerings to meet the business tourism industry’s and market’s evolving needs,” said Datuk Peter Brokenshire, General Manager, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
Datuk Brokenshire added that this achievement would not have been possible without the dedication and hard work of the entire team at the Centre. “Such recognition will motivate the team to continue pursuing excellence to strengthen our position as a premier convention centre that offers quality service, flexible space and world-class cuisine.”
Launched in 2002 by Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine, the Meeting Industry Marketing Awards (MIMA) aims to raise the standard of marketing in the meetings and events industry and to recognise the marketers.
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Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Tel: +603-2092 4300
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About the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) is a component of the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) and is managed and operated by Convex Malaysia Sdn Bhd, a joint-venture company between KLCC (Holdings) Sdn Bhd and AEG Ogden Pty Ltd, Australia.
A winner of numerous awards including the TravelWeekly (Asia) Industry Awards 2007 and 2008, CEI Industry Award 2009 for ‘Best Convention and Exhibition Centre in Asia’ and ‘Best Convention & Exhibition Centre’ at the TTG Travel Awards 2011. The Centre is a wholly-owned facility of Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Sdn Bhd which in turn, is owned by KLCC (Holdings) Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS).
The Centre has ISO 9001, ISO 22000, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications, EarthCheck Bronze status (environment) and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points Certification (HACCP) recognition, the international food safety system for international convention facilities and five-star hotels. It is also the first in Asia; and one of only 12 AIPC centres worldwide, to receive the ‘Gold’ AIPC Quality Standards certification.
The Centre, comprising of two auditoria (seating 3,000 and 500 respectively), 9,710 sq metres of Exhibition Halls, a Grand Ballroom which seats 2,000 diners, a Banquet Hall for 500, a Conference Hall for 1,800 and 20 other meeting rooms, provides 20,059 sq metres of function space in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.
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