WHAT BUYERS ARE SAYING:
"The virtual world premiere was a true success with impeccable organisation, and a highly motivated selection of suppliers. The event was inspiring, action oriented. Crescent Lanes looks forward to next steps with these suppliers!"
Sara Le Balc'h, CEO, Crescent Lanes sàrl
"Excellent supplier networking through virtual speed 1-1 meetings. Innovative and new products we definitely plan to use for our upcoming openings."
Lorin Wahlers, Sales Director, Astore Equipment Projects (Accor Group)
"Congratulations to Hotec and the entire team on a great virtual event. It was smooth sailing with impactful opening speakers reminding us that "Life is Good." The platform worked so well and it was great to be able to connect with vendors during this time we can't meet in person. Great job."
Debra Robinson, Vice President, ADM Associates, Inc.
"I would like to congratulate Hotec team for the online event and all efforts in still having the event happening under the unusual circumstances we are all facing. Although there are points that should be improved this is a learning process for everyone and I strongly applaud the initiative and commitment of Hotec team."
Joana Pereira, Project Manager for FF&E, The Parker Company AG
"The hospitality market worldwide needs communication and direct contact...this is what Hotec delivers."
Peter Joehnk, Founding Partner, JOI-Design
"Hotec is a well put together event that industry professionals must attend. It focuses on not only the professional connection, but also focuses on inspiring our lives. The virtual event was managed very well and I love the platform! I have attended Hotec in different countries and it is one of my favorite events in the design industry."
Shannon Kim, CCO, Managing Principal, DesignCitizen
"I feel Hotec Global arrangements have become part of our organization DNA as these events assist us a lot. Most of our project works are depending on resources and suppliers that were introduced during Hotec events. Thank you very much Hotec for your contribution to our success."
Mohammed Iqbal Ahmed, General Manager, Khalidia Palace Hotel Dubai by Mourouj Gloria Hotels and Resorts
Hotec is a great experience to meet new suppliers in the hospitality world. It has been very interesting to do Hotec Global to meet all around world suppliers."
Yolanda Velasco, Architect Director, MYG
"Great event! The virtual event was well planned and went smoothly. It was a great opportunity to meet new suppliers."
Alison Littman, FF&E Consultant, Reveille Hospitality
"Hotec Global was an engaging and interactive platform, allowing for conversation starters with new vendors and working toward real-time solutions."
Lesley Hughes Wyman, Principal/Partner, MatchLine Design Grou
"Truly an extraordinary event that was both educational and inspirational"
Michelle Tran, Associate, HBA-SF
While the platform for Hotec switched to be virtual due to the COVID pandemic, it was still such a beneficial experience! Being able to have 1 on 1 discussions with multiple vendors and network at a larger scale is something so needed in our industry, especially during a time like this where we are unable to meet in person. Our industry is so rooted in making personal connections and being able to continue that through events such as Hotec are invaluable."
Abby Eckard, Designer, //3877
WHAT SUPPLIERS ARE SAYING:
"Hotec Global was a great success for us. We had wonderful meetings that I already know have led to immediate business. It was an opportunity to showcase areas of our business that we often are not able to during our face-to-face meetings. I highly recommend this for manufacturers as a supplement to the face-to-face meetings."
Jason Phillips, Vice President, Phillips Collection
"Hotec once again proves that a well run, hosted buyer event is better than a traditional tradeshow. Doing it virtually this year was an easy transition and allowed for a broader audience of buyers."
Vern Combrink, Vice President of Sales, Advanced Technology Inc dba ATI Decorative Laminates
"Virtual Hotec was a good experience. The exchanges were good and constructive... I highly recommend it."
Anja Melara, Team Leader Export, Food Processing, Brunner-Anliker
"In this difficult time in the market, and when people just can't meet face-to-face, it's really fantastic to have an organization like Hotec put together these first rate meetings for you with these terrific, influential buyers. Hotec makes life just a little easier to connect with the people you really want to meet."
Scott Smith, President/CEO, Belstone Products
"This is the first edition of Hotec my company participates. Considering the current situation in the world with the virus, this was a wonderful experience. Safe, real, productive."
Mauricio Scheibe, President, Stonespec Inc.
"I think that Hotec Global was one of the strongest virtual events of the year. The quality of the attendees was second to none. Always first class."
Robert Duban, Vice President, Sales, Bryan Ashley