The Convention Centre Dublin has won the award for ‘World’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre’ at the 26th annual World Travel Awards.
As The CCD enters its tenth year in operation, it was awarded the title at the World Gala Ceremony in Oman on Thursday evening. This is the second time the venue has won the coveted title, beating off tough international competition from fourteen venues around the world including previous winners Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre - ADNEC, Berlin ExpoCenter City, Dubai World Trade Centre, ExCeL London, Qatar National Convention Centre, and Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre.
After the ceremony, Stephen Meehan, Chief Executive of The CCD, spoke about the achievement, “After ten years in business, we are delighted to win this award once again and would like to thank everyone who voted for us. It is a testament to the entire team in Dublin whose talent, energy and passion demonstrates their commitment to delivering exceptional customer service.”
The CCD’s has now hosted over 1,850 events since opening and has won 43 industry awards.
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