THE LEADING LUXURY TRAVEL EXHIBITION
Kempinski Hotels welcomed guests of LTM Moscow Spring 2017 to a festive cocktail and fashion showOn the 2nd of March 2017 Hotel Baltschug Kempinski Moscow held an evening under the aegis of Kempinski Hotels and Luxury Travel Mart for the guests of the exhibition, which has been acknowledged as one of the most successful professional events in the luxury leisure industry since it was founded 13 years ago.
The Baltschug hosted more than 300 VIP guests during the cocktail – professional buyers of Luxury Travel Mart: owners and top-management of the largest travel agencies from key regions of Russia and CIS countries, Ukraine and the Baltic States.
All guests were greeted by the team of Kempinski Hotels, which celebrates its 120th anniversary this year, and namely: Area Director of Sales and Marketing, Russia and CIS for Kempinski Hotels Lada Samodumskaya, Director of Sales Russia & CIS for Kempinski Hotels Angela Romanova, Executive Assistant Manager for Kempinski Hotel Moika 22 Vera Kurash, Sales and Marketing Director for Kempinski Grand Hotel Gelendzhik Martin Krastanov, Director of Sales for Hotel Adlon Kempinski Berlin Frederic Krüger, Director of Sales and Marketing for the new star within Kempinski constellation – Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga – Elena Verenchuk.
During the event themed as “City of stars” the LTM stars could admire the shining Kremlin stars which adorn the view from the Baltschug, as well as meet the star partners of the Baltschug: Svetlana Lyalina fashion house, Porsche, the Molecule perfume project, Viennese Ball in Moscow, the Museum of Moscow, Clarins, Moscow State Conservatory, InStyle by King of Flowers.
The program was opened by talented pianist, laureate of many international competitions Sergey Tyutin - his performance was full with jazz improvisations and classical musical compositions.
The event was shining bright due to the fashion show of the evening dresses collection “Other Worlds” created by the duet of Svetlana Lyalina fashion house and the honored artist of the Russian Federation Nikas Safronov. Both authors personally presented their collection. The most vivid paintings of Nikas became the basis for the prints of the Haute Couture dresses. The images born in the imagination of the artist and combined with exquisite silhouettes by Svetlana Lyalina made remarkable impression for all guests of the event.
Another jewel of the evening was the dance performance from the stars of the Viennese Ball in Moscow - Marina Kopylova and Artem Lyalin.
This evening the Baltschug Kempinski presented the premiere of a joint exhibition “Moscow Thaw of 1953-1968” by the Museum of Moscow and the hotel – a capsule exposition, which is a part of a large-scale museum project. Guests of the hotel could get acquainted with the best works of the legendary Soviet photographers. The Museum of Moscow, one of the oldest museums in the capital, is the same age as the Kempinski and has also recently celebrated its 120th anniversary.
A special surprise for the ladies was the fashion show-room created by Svetlana Lyalina fashion house, which has been known for more than 10 years as a brand of wedding, evening and elegant casual dresses of premium quality and impeccable style.
Throughout the evening guests of the event could create a star image with experts and stylists of Clarins, brand number 1 in Europe in the category of luxury care products, and get acquainted with the best selective perfumes of the planet by visiting the Molecule perfume bar.
The event on 2 March ended with DJ music sets and a raffle, in which Kempinski flagship hotels and partners presented numerous prizes. As the main prize of the evening, the LLC Porsche Russland, the official automotive partner of the event, provided an opportunity for the winner to take a two-day test drive on a Porsche. A gift from the hotel was accommodation in the Kremlin suite.
Picturesque images of the evening were created by a robot-photographer iBox, which managed to capture several hundreds of happy smiles in studio-quality shots.
About Kempinski Hotels:
Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Kempinski now manages a portfolio of 75 five-star hotels and residences in 30 countries and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Each one reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts, and prestigious residences. Each one is imbued with the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands.
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