France was at IMEX America 2013
Atout France and its 26 partners attended IMEX Amercia 2013. Here are the list of the French partners:
Paris: Domaine de Chantilly, Galeries Lafayette, InterContinental Paris Le Grand, Les Fontaines, Paris Convention Bureau, Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador, Sofitel Arc de Triomphe, Viparis, Yachts de Paris
French Riviera and Provence: Cannes Convention Bureau, Hotels Majestic Barriere and Gray d'Albion, Hotel Royal Riviera, InterContinental Marseille - Hotel Dieu, Nice-Acropolis,Congress and Exhibition Center, Nice Convention Bureau, Novotel Cannes Montfleury, Marseille Convention Bureau
Lyon, South-East of France: Lyon Convention Bureau
Toulouse, South-West of France: Toulouse Convention Bureau
Strasbourg, North-East of France: Strasbourg Convention and Exhibition Center
French Caribbean: Saint-Martin Promotional Bureau
On Tuesday, October 15, Atout France hosted the "Party à la Française", where visitors were greeted by the charater "Marie-Antoinette" and a French aperitif followed by an overview of Le Domaine de Chantilly, one of France's most popular film locations captured in several scenes from director Sofia Coppola's movie Marie-Antoinette. Teabags from luxury tea company Nina's Paris and perfume samples from Le Domaine de Chantilly were distributed.
The festivities continued on Wednesday, October 16 with the EURO Party, showcasting the best of Marseille, the 2013 European Capital of Culture. With information on the new non-stop flight from New York JFK, the openings of the InterContinental Hotel, the MuCEM museum (Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations) and new office of Lafayette Travel DMC, visitors saw that Marseille truly merits its designation. Marseille representatives gave guests an insight into Southern France with Provencal finger food, French rosé wines, lavender, L'Occitane en Provence products and the internationally renowned soap, "Savon de Marseille".
More than 450 Hosted Buyers visited France at IMEX America showing that France remains a very attractive destination for Meetings & Incentives.
For more information: Email or call Anne-Sophie Rabreaud, Manager Meetings & Incentives
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