Goa’s Food & Hospitality Expo begins
The 5th edition of the Goa Food & Hospitality Expo, Goa’s biggest exhibition on hotel & restaurant equipment and supplies which is currently going on at the air conditioned
Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium, Bambolim, near Goa University organised by Media Promotions Pvt. Ltd, will be open till Saturday, August 19, from 10.30 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. This exhibition is one of the biggest in the country due to the number of stalls and the National & international brands which have showcased their brands for the first time in India.
The expo was inaugurated by the Chief Guest, Governor of Goa, Dr. Mridula Sinha, in the presence of President of Travel & Tourism Association of Goa- Mr. Savio Messias, President of Goa Hospitality & Restaurant Association Mr. Gaurish Dhond, President of SKAL International Goa – Mr. Menino Proenca, President of Culinary Forum of Goa – Mr. Ranjeet Pandey, CEO of Goa Recreational Clubs Pvt Ltd – Mr. Atul Kokas and Directors of Media Promotions Pvt Ltd Mr Kedar Dhume and Mr. Clive Sequeira.
Addressing the media, the governor opined that Goa being one of the country’s premium tourism destination, exhibitions such as these promote hospitality and tourism trade. Although the state is small in size, it’s very vibrant. She further added, “I am particularly impressed to see national and international brands participating in this exhibition. Goa is a preferred destination for national level seminars and high-end weddings, with exhibitions of such magnitude the state can become a preferred location for exhibitions.”
Following the inauguration, the guests went around the stalls and expressed keen interest in the exhibits. The special attractions of the exhibition includes display of Kitchen & Bakery Equipment, Exclusive Cutlery & Crockery, Food & Bakery products, Bed & Bathroom Linen, Refrigeration Equipment & Industrial Dish-Washers, IT Software systems, Communication & Security systems, furniture, fixtures & interior decor, Sound & lighting solutions, Housekeeping equipment & hygiene products, Water & waste management systems and many more products connected to the food & hospitality industry, some of which are displayed in Goa for the first time. There are 100 plus companies showcasing over 500 products including national and international brands.
Speaking about the Goa Food & Hospitality Expo, Director, Media Promotions Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Clive Sequeira, said, “People in the business of running of a resort, hotel, restaurant, quick service restaurants, spa, salon, casino, cafe, bakery, fast food joint, pub, club, shack, catering business or anything similar, should take advantage of this exhibition. The Goa Food & Hospitality Expo has been scheduled this month, as during this time most of the hotels take up renovation activities besides gearing up for the season.”
Chief Guest, Governor of Goa, Dr. Mridula Sinha, President of TTAG – Mr. Savio Messias, President of GH&RA Mr. Gaurish Dhond President of SKAL International Goa- Mr. Menino Proenca, President of Culinary Forum of Goa – Ranjeet Pandey, CEO of Goa Recreational Clubs Pvt Ltd – Mr. Atul Kokas and Director of Media Promotions Pvt Ltd, Mr. Clive Sequeira, Marketing manager Kajal Ramrakhyani releasing the Trade Directory to mark the inauguration of Goa Food Hospitality Expo.