Eczacıbaşı Profesyonel Welcomes the New Season

Eczacıbaşı Profesyonel came together with the professionals of the tourism industry and opened the 2019 summer season. The event, which was held in Antalya for the second time this year, hosted exciting activities and conferences that shape the sector, engaging interviews, and educational panels for two days. In the “Welcoming the Season” event which was held with the broad participation of tourism industry professionals, leading names of the sector such as the Turkish Hoteliers Federation (TUROFED) President Osman Ayık, Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TÜRSAB) President Firuz Bağlıkaya, Lufthansa General Manager Kemal Geçer, Anadolu University Faculty Member Prof. Dr. Meryem Kozak, Gazi University Faculty Member and President of the Association of Tourism Academics Prof. Dr. Muharrem Tuna, Chairman of Vera Pera Tourism Company Zuhal Mansfield, Magic Life Hotel Chains Founder, former CEO, and the person who introduced European tourists with “All-Inclusive” experience Dr. Cem Kınay, and Cappadocia University Faculty Member Mehmet Bakar evaluated the rise in the tourism industry and drew a road map for the coming years. The steps to be taken to improve the hygiene quality of the sector were also discussed in the event. Eczacıbaşı Holding Chairman Bülent Eczacıbaşı delivered the opening speech of the event. The first day of the event continued with Eczacıbaşı Tüketim Ürünleri Group President Semih Decan’s speech and “Turkish Tourism Through the Eyes of Investors” panel. The event ended with Economist Prof. Dr. Emre Alkin’s presentation. Eczacıbaşı Profesyonel Business Unit Director Ömer Koç opened the last day of Welcoming the Season 2019 event. Continuing with the “On the Way to Outstanding Service in Tourism Industry” panel, the event was completed with “In Pursuit of Perfection in Hygiene”, “Key Points of Team Management” and Personal Development Specialist Dr. Şaban Kızıldağ’s “New Me in the New Season” speech. The speakers expressed their gratitude to Eczacıbaşı Profesyonel for organizing such an important event for the future of the tourism industry. Offering professional solutions to more than 10 thousand organizations with high quality and service standards from A to Z, Eczacıbaşı Profesyonel serves the food and beverage, shopping mall, education, and health sectors as well as tourism with its wide range of products.