March 28, 2016
The Greek Shipping Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that Qatar Airways is again lending its support to the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame as exclusive Travel Partner of the Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2016.
The event, that will take place in Athens on Monday 4 April 2016 at Megaron, The Athens Concert Hall, will celebrate Greek shipping and pay tribute to historic personalities who have helped to shape the industry, including the latest Inductees to the Hall of Fame who will be unveiled during the evening. A portion of the event proceeds will be donated to Greek children’s charity, Hellenic Hope.
Marimar Laveda, Country Manager Iberian Peninsula, Greece & Cyprus for Qatar Airways comments: “Qatar Airways is delighted to continue its support for the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame. We are looking forward to a great evening and to seeing many of our important customers from the Greek shipping community”.
Qatar Airways joins a prestigious line-up of supporters for the Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2016 that are led by ABS, the Liberian Registry and Shanghai Waigaoqiao Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. as Lead Sponsors.
Other previously-announced sponsors are TMS, sponsor of the Welcome Drinks Reception and American Hellenic Hull Insurance Company Dinner Sponsor. Premium Sponsors are Aegean Marine Petroleum, The Baltic Exchange, Bureau Veritas, Matrix Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers, Moore Stephens and Thomas Miller. Additional sponsorship support comes from China Classification Society, ClassNK, DNV GL, Hellenic War Risks, UK Defence Club and the UK P&I Club.
This year’s Greek Shipping Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place in front of 600 guests. “With just one week remaining until the event we now have very limited available capacity and we look forward to having a full-house on the night,” says Caroline Lowry, director of Phoebe Media & Events, official event manager for the Induction Ceremony & Dinner 2016. “We thank all the event sponsors whose support enables us to offer an event befitting the Greek Shipping Hall of Fame, and to support the vital work of Hellenic Hope”.