International spirits brand METAXA and top Athenian bar The Clumsies took home a silver award at the Greek Tourism Awards 2019 for their collaborative project ‘METAXA & The Clumsies Explore Greece’. The award was bestowed in the category ‘Storytelling Experience’ in the ‘People & Branding’ section of the awards.
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In July 2018, METAXA and The Clumsies joined forces, inviting chosen journalists, customers and private clients to accompany them on METAXA & The Clumsies Explore Greece, a journey through the senses celebrating the premium spirit brand’s 130 years of creation.
On the basis of its solid background in hospitality, Travelworks was selected by the House of Metaxa to choreograph and facilitate the hospitality arrangements of the Explore Greece project. A Travelworks team of 10 people (6 on the islands and 4 in Athens) monitored the full roll out of the 7 day project. Over 200 guests from 13 countries arrived and departed on more than 360 flights, staying in 21 hotels and requiring over 250 transfers – all organised and monitored by Travelworks. From market leader liaison, flight ticketing coordination, VIP services, transfer coordination and hotel reservations, to yacht chartering & itinerary planning, gift bag dissemination and venue security, Travelworks undertook responsibility for all the hospitality requirements needed for one of Greece’s biggest international PR events of 2018.
Words by Elle Arscott