Following a competitive pitch process, travel and lifestyle specialists GEC PR, have once again been appointed as the UK representatives for Maldives PR and Marketing Corporation (MMPRC) continuing to handle all PR, marketing and trade activity.

GEC PR’s responsibilities include managing all media relations, press trips and events, as well as developing Maldives product with the travel trade, implementing marketing campaigns and supporting social media activity.

Mr Haris, Managing Director of Maldives PR and Marketing Corporation (MMPRC) said, “The UK is one of the most important markets and as we have invested in PR, we’ve continued to see a notable increase in UK visitor figures over the years, including an 11.2% increase during the first six months of 2018 alone. We’re delighted to be working with the GEC PR team again as their extensive product knowledge and impressive contacts with the media and travel trade, will help continue to position the Maldives as an aspirational holiday destination.”

Sarah Salord, Director at GEC PR, said “We are honoured and thrilled to once again represent the Maldives in the UK. It’s an exciting time for the destination with 23 new hotels scheduled to open this year and major infrastructure developments taking place across the country, expanding its already world-class tourism industry. We are incredibly proud to continue the work we’ve been building on during the last year and look forward to ensuring the Maldives remains one of the most preferred island holiday destinations for the UK market.”

For further details on GEC PR visit www.gecpr.co.uk.
For further details on the Maldives, visit www.visitmaldives.com.

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ABOUT GEC PR
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CONTACT DETAILS
GEC PR
Sarah Salord
Maldives@gecpr.co.uk
020 3907 6824