dmg events acquires hotel interior design series

Asia, 5th December: dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa, an international event company, has announced its acquisition of Atticus Events, a boutique business forum organiser as well as HI Design, a series of hotel interior design events. The financial details of the deals were not disclosed.

 

HI Design focuses on the luxury hotel interior design segment organises business matching meetings between key buyers working on active hotel projects and a curated selection of international suppliers. HI Design is held at five star hotels serving three regional markets: Europe, Asia and MEA. HI Design was launched in 2006 in Stockholm. HI Design Asia was launched in 2009, while the MEA edition was launched in 2017.

 

HI Design also features a world-class seminar programme with the latest information on hotel performance and pipeline reports from leading industry analysts, interviews with the top hotel interior designers, presentations and panel discussions.

 

Matt Denton, president of dmg events Middle East, Asia & Africa, commented, “The HI Design portfolio dovetails perfectly with the work our teams do with INDEX and the growing selection of Hotel Shows. The acquisition of HI Design gives us another way to serve our market, bringing suppliers together with buyers from four and five-star hotel projects in a well-controlled atmosphere primed for doing good business.”

 

Sources: dmg events press release, Exhibition World article