MENALAC invites award entries from Manufacturers and Suppliers
Middle East and North Africa Leisure Attractions Council (MENALAC) to honour the best products and services across 4 award categories specifically aimed at Manufacturers and Suppliers to the leisure & attractions industry in the Middle East and North Africa region
Date: Dubai, UAE, January 25, 2020
Middle East and North Africa Leisure Attractions Council (MENALAC), the industry council representing the Middle East’s growing leisure and attractions sector, is seeking entries/nominations from global Manufacturers and Suppliers catering the MENA Market for the forthcoming MENALAC 2020 Leisure Industry Awards.
The most admired awards event in the leisure attractions industry, that will be held on March 24, 2020 in Dubai, UAE, will celebrate the industry and reward excellence, outstanding performance and achievements across 24 categories of the leisure and entertainment industry. Four of these awards are specifically earmarked for Manufacturers & Suppliers. The campaign for the nominations was launched on November 20, 2019 and the nomination will close on February 10th, 2020.
“Manufacturers and Suppliers represent two of the most important segments in our business. Their products and services are vital ingredients to offer exceptional guest experience within leisure facilities. The new award categories will honour their achievements and encourage them to develop more innovative rides and products,” said Silvio Liedtke, the Vice President of MENALAC and Chairman of the Events Committee.
The 2020 edition of the Annual MENALAC Awards Gala Ceremony will feature 24 award categories, up from 20 offered last year, reflecting an expansion of the industry awards. The new awards categories aimed at Manufacturers and Suppliers to the Leisure and Entertainment Industry will be as: Supplier of the Year, recognizing an Organisation that has gone above and beyond to provide outstanding products and support to leisure operations across the MENA Region in 2020; Best Product for Theme Parks – recognizing a standout product for Outdoor and Indoor Theme Parks or Amusement Parks; Best Product for Family Entertainment Centres (FEC) – Recognizing an outstanding product for indoor entertainment facilities including Arcade Games, VR Attractions, Carnival & Midway Games, Soft Play, Adventure Concepts and the like; and Best Product for Water Parks – recognizing a standout product for Outdoor and Indoor water parks.
Companies can obtain more information on nominating themselves and their products for these awards by visiting menalacawards.awardsplatform.com
Products that has been produced and rendered operational within operations in the MENA region on or before May 31, 2019 are eligible to nominate themselves for these prestigious awards.
A panel of judges, comprising of leading operators from the MENA Region with sound knowledge of leisure & entertainment products for Theme Parks, Water Parks and FECs, will evaluate the entry submissions for these awards and provide their rankings directly to an external audit firm, who will then announce the shortlisted entries by Feb 28th 2020 and the eventual winners of the awards on March 24th 2020 during the glitzy award ceremony that will be held at the prestigious Address Skyview Hotel in conjunction with DEAL Tradeshow.
The organizing committee expects over 150 nominations across the 24 award categories for this edition of the awards.