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VOK DAMS PUTS ON VW/SKODA 20TH ANNIVERSARY CEREMONY posted on: 8/6/2011 11:56:17
WORLD - Skoda commissioned international communications agency VOK DAMS to produce its 20th anniversary ceremony for the Volkswagen group’s original investment in the Czech carmaker. (Skoda went on to become a fully owned VW subsidiary in 2000.)
Six hundred guests, including Czech President Vaclav Klaus, came to Mlada Boleslav, birthplace of the brand, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of VW’s investment.
VOK DAMS put the ceremony together with partners Jangled Nerves from Stuttgart and KMS Team and comsense from Munich.
President of Volkswagen Dr Martin Winterkorn was also in the audience to witness a 270° media presentation showing historic pictures, innovations and an outlook for the future. All speakers drove on stage by car.
AMERICAS - US contracting giant Freeman has been recognised for contact centre operation customer service excellence for the fifth consecutive year, under the J.D Power Certified Contact Center ProgramSM.
AUSTRALASIA - Six of global convention bureau alliance BestCities' partners have ranked among the worlds' most innovative cities on Business Insider's 2014 list of the '18 Most Innovative Cities in the World'.
EUROPE - The latest figures from Britain's Office for National Statistics indicate that the first half of 2014 was the strongest ever for inbound British tourism, however business visit figures are yet to hit 2008 levels.