With both JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau opening its doors on May 27, 2015, Marriott International is set to redefine the standard of meetings in Asia with its brand new event space offering, iconic personalized service and innovative event planning tools.
The Asia launch of The Group’s global online platform – MeetingsImagined.com – will look to inspire meeting professionals with creative ways to realize their meeting’s purpose. To celebrate the hotels’ grand openings, meeting professionals who book a minimum number of rooms will enjoy a Grand Opening MICE Offer in the form of complimentary upgrades as well as double reward points.
Situated within one of the world’s most spectacular entertainment and leisure destinations – Galaxy Macau™ – meeting professionals can host their next event at Asia’s largest JW Marriott, JW Marriott Hotel Macau or The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Macau, The Ritz-Carlton’s first All-Suite hotel. The hotels both comprise of pillar-less Grand Ballrooms with ground-level access and multi-purpose function rooms, offering flexible meeting spaces of 2,700 sqm and 900 sqm respectively. From exclusive board retreats to intricately detailed conferences and large corporate meetings and celebrations, the hotels will ensure all the meetings and events are executed flawlessly and enhanced, and business guests can work hard and play hard, whilst enjoying memorable moments during their stay.
Book now to enjoy Grand Opening MICE offers
For events taking place at JW Marriott Hotel Macau, ten percent of the meeting group will be upgraded to the Executive Suite with complimentary Executive Lounge access. The group will also receive upgrades including an exclusive round-trip transportation service, a welcome cocktail upon arrival, as well as a themed coffee break. And for meeting groups staying with The Ritz-Carlton, Macau, in addition to exclusive roundtrip transportation and welcome cocktails, will receive a massage treatment upgrade at the idyllic ESPA facilities.
The Grand Opening MICE offers and rewards are valid for bookings confirmed on or before June 30, 2015 and materialized by December 30, 2015.
Every Meeting has a Purpose – MeetingsImagined.com
Marriott International believes that every meeting has a purpose. With the launch of MeetingsImagined.com in Asia, meeting professionals in Asia can now leverage the Group’s global online planning platform right from the conceptual stages of their next event, making meetings more visual, social and purposeful.
Meeting professionals can first identify the objective of their event, whether it is to celebrate, decide, educate, ideate, network, produce, or to promote. According to the selected purpose of the meeting, Marriott International has curated hundreds of inspirational images and articles on the website to spark creativity. By using the website, meeting professionals can collaborate with JW Marriott Hotel Macau to materialize their vision, or with one easy click share suggestions with fellow event planners via email or social media.
Meeting apps allow planners to make real-time requests
Every meeting comes with unforeseen challenges and last minute adjustments. Meeting professionals will be able to utilize JW Marriott and The Ritz-Carlton’s smartphone apps to manage the event from the palm of their hand.
The JW Marriott’s JW Event Concierge lets meeting professionals adjust and edit their meeting requests in real-time during their meeting via various mobile devices, including iPhone, iPad, Android phones, Kindle Fire and laptops in multi languages. The Ritz-Carlton Meetings Services App ((chime)) also allows meeting planners to connect in real-time with Meetings and Events Concierges at The Ritz-Carlton, Macau on any web-enabled device.
Whether in the run-up to, or during the actual event, meeting professionals can now virtually make their meeting requests, ranging from room temperature adjustments to coffee refills to having lunch served earlier. Submissions are directed to the dedicated JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau event managers to then mobilize hotel associates, Ladies and Gentlemen to take any necessary actions.
The JW Marriott Hotel Macau’s associates and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau’s Ladies and Gentlemen are well-versed in both the JW Marriott and The Ritz-Carlton standards of hospitality. Fluent in multiple languages, these international hotel associates and Ladies and Gentlemen are fully capable of addressing and anticipating to guests’ needs.
Furthermore, with an extensive team of meeting professionals, every meeting, no matter how delicate, will be well looked after and tailor-made to feel exclusive. Every event is assigned to a dedicated event manager to ensure every single detail is perfectly orchestrated.
Macau as a premium MICE destination
JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau are set to provide a total of 3,600 sqm of brand new accommodation and meeting space in Macau this May. Conveniently paired with direct access to entertainment and infrastructure offerings within one of the world’s most spectacular entertainment and leisure destinations – Galaxy Macau™, the hotels further strengthen the city’s proposition as Asia’s newest and most exciting destination for international events and conventions.