On November 22, at the head office “Bank of Georgia” press conference was held about “Welcome to Georgia” National Tourism Awards Project.
Press conference was attended by founder and CEO of the “Welcome to Georgia National Tourism Awards“, Head of MSME Banking Department in “Bank of Georgia” Zurab Masurashvili, Head of Georgian National Tourism Administration – Giorgi Chogovadze; Deputy Mayor of Tbilisi – Irakli Lekvinadze and Partner of “BDO Georgia” – Ivane Zhuzhunashvili.
National Tourism Awards Second Official Ceremony will be held on December 2nd at “The Biltmore Hotel Tbilisi”. Award Ceremony is closed and General Managers and owners of the best hotels, restaurants, wineries of the country, the market leading developers, the main businesses of the country, Government officials, national and local authorities, representatives of the largest hotel operators, travel agencies and tour operators, mass media and industry press will attend the event. This year, more than 300 nominees will participate in the project.
All assessment processes by jury board via online cabinet was provided by an Independent Auditor of the Award BDO Georgia. And at the end Independent Auditor calculated the number of points awarded to each nominee (points awarded by the Jury Expert Board plus the number of votes from the online voting) and determined the finalists and the winners in each nomination.
National Tourism Awards is to encourage tourism and hospitality industry in Georgia and also to promote the awareness of the high-achieving tourism business and brands that create a positive image of the country worldwide.