Georgian companies participating in Aeroflotad expect a growing number of tourists from Russia
According to Naili Torchinava, Deputy Director of the Mill restaurant , some time after they received an offer to participate in the ad, the company agreed and contacted Aeroflot representatives. She saysthat despite the fact that the restaurant nevercomplains about the lack of visitors, the participation in video is a way of presenting news.
“Our restaurant is interesting for foreigners, we want to interest them even more. This is not only a restaurant but a big museum. We’ve received a lot of orders from Russia, a lot of Russian tourists are going to spend the New Year holidays in Georgia , “- Naili Torchinava notes.
Another company shot in Aeroflot ad is LLC Winery Graneli. Director of the company explains to “Commersant” that Aeroflot representatives contacted them to shoot and attend the wine bottling process. In his words, each ad is intended to attract customers.
Radisson Blu Hotel says that Aeroflot initially contacted Radisson office in Moscow, after which the communication between Tbilisi hotel and the representatives of the airline took place.
Nina Asatiani, the Head of the Radisson’s Sales and Marketing Department, states “Commersant” that the Russian citizens is the main segment of the hotel , and therefore, she hopes that the number of clients will increase after their participation in the ad.
“The frequency of flights set before Aeroflot’s entry was not sufficient for a tourist flow from Russia. I am very glad that Aeroflot launched flights,” – Asatiani notes.
After a several –year pause , the Russian airline Aeroflot returned to the Georgian market in October. Aeroflot operates Tbilisi-Moscow flights seven times a week.
The ad shot in Georgia was placed on the Internet on November 19 and received 18 thousand views on Youtube.