Gozo Expo 2019 and the Gozo Business Awards official launch
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The Minister for Gozo, Dr Justyne Caruana has inaugurated the Gozo Expo 2019 and Gozo Business Awards, saying that, “this is Gozo’s first and only trade fair, whereby these two combined business events, fall under the Ministry’s Gozo strategy for further business development, trade expansion and investment.”
“It will culminate in a unique event celebrating Gozitan entrepreneurial achievement, and bringing together more than 300 of the island’s top business leaders, executives, advisers and investors who are leaders in innovation and masters of business transformation,” she added.
Dr Caruana explained that the theme chosen by the organisers MBR Publication Limited, focuses on – Opportunity, Mobility & Sustainability – and was brought to life by influential panelists, thoughtful speakers and the Ministry’s agenda to create more business opportunities and provide a new business platform for investors through supporting and financing such events,”
Among the highlights of the event will be: the Travellers live in concert, George Curmi (Il-Puse’) and his Quartet, YADA Dancers, fire eaters, fire jugglers and also a chance to win a return trip to Rome/Paris for two persons courtesy of FCM Travel Ltd.
The Minister added that, “the very presence and participation of various major businesses from Gozo embodies the whole essence of this major event. The organisers even created a wall to showcase corporate pledges and those who committed to give more young people a chance at that all-important first job.”
The Minister thanked MBR Publications for their initiative to promote “Gozo’s foremost business impresarios – the best entrepreneurs in business, including the commercial sector, hospitality, healthcare, ICT, F&B, manufacturing, industrial, real estate, banking, maritime, aviation and local industry; every major category is represented during this remarkable event,” the Minister said.
She also augured all participants taking part in this activity every success.”Highlighting the fact that these awards will also introduce a number of new initiatives and categories to further the entrepreneurial cause, my Ministry is wholeheartedly supporting the Gozo Expo and these awards as both events identify those demonstrating the entrepreneurial aptitude, commercial acumen, vision, ambition and drive to build a successful enterprise,” concluded the Minister.
Gozo Expo 2019 and Gozo Business Awards is taking place on Friday, the 30th of May and Saturday, the 1st of June, at the Grand Hotel, Mgarr.