There are numerous reasons why Spain is Europe`s number one travel destination:
- The climate and the guarantee of sun, rank high on the list.
- The geographical situation of the peninsula, about 75% of its borders are coastal line with wonderful sandy beaches.
- The regional variety with the green Celtic north of Galicia, Asturias and the Basque country, the Arabic roots of sunny Andalucía
- The cosmopolitan cities with its cultural treasures of Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia
- The Pyrenees with mountains up to 3,500m high
- The beautiful Balearics and the Canary Islands with their breathtaking beauty.
- There has yet to be found another country accessible by more direct flights, with more 18-hole golf courses set in amazing scenery or more Michelin-star chefs than Spain.
- Constantly updated infrastructure, majestic culture, rich gastronomy, security and renowned hospitality…all this combines to make Spain an incomparable destination for your company event or incentive.
Ovation Spain draws on the experience of an expert local management team in operating high touch incentive and corporate meeting programmes for national and international customers, whereby we operate all over Spain, including all islands.
Our first Ovation Spain DMC office was established in 2007 in Barcelona and forms part of Ovation Global DMC. Ovation Spain DMC draws on the experience of an expert local management team in operating high touch incentive and corporate meeting programmes, whereby we operate all over Spain, including all islands.
Ovation Spain DMC is a specialist service organisation offering unique local knowledge, expertise, experience, resources and above all, contacts all over Spain. We are specialists in the depth of destination knowledge but also in their strategic understanding of the meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry.
I wanted to say a huge THANK YOU to you and all the Ovation Team for putting together an amazing trip. Everyone who attended the trip really enjoyed themselves and we’ve had great feedback. Thanks to your amazing organisational skills both Natasha and I were able to enjoy the trip rather than worry about what we were doing and what was happening next. Madrid is an amazing city and I can’t wait to visit again – although next time I won’t be bringing 30 work colleagues with me!
Horizon was a great experience and from what I heard so far, the participants really enjoyed it, too. A very big THANK YOU to Annabelle and you, both of you were amazing and ensured a smooth running in all situations.
I want to send you and your team my big big THANK YOU for supporting us so well with this huge event. This event was a great success and the perfect handling of the ground services was one important criteria why participants were really happy and satisfied. I appreciate very much that you were not only taking care of transfers and restaurant reservations but were so cautious in all aspects, e.g. to organize on your own the cloakroom in the CCIB which originally has not been your assigned task………..this showed me your identification with the meeting and with your job – I am really impressed by your dedication and your service and customer orientation.
As always your support during the Breathing COPD Edition was amazing.
Just a quick note to say thank you so much for your hard work on behalf of the ancillary team this week. I know it isn’t finished yet and we still have tomorrow to go but so far it has been great. The feedback we have had so far from everyone has been amazing and everyone has complimented the venues and services so thank you. I also wanted to make sure that you knew how pleased we have been this year with your temp staff. Ester is amazing and the 4 we had in CC4 and CC5 (Leticia, Anne-Laure, Borja and Maria) have been the best by far that we have ever had so thank you. It makes such a difference to have a capable, pro-active, friendly, efficient and professional team of people in our area as we host so many business meetings and they have been exceptional this year. Hope you manage to get some sleep finally and thank you again! Look forward to working with you again soon Kind regards, Alex.
Take a look at our sample programmes to find out how you can make the most of your trip to Spain.
Elena Rubio | Sales Manager
With more than 10 years within the MICE industry and with consolidated know-how in agencies, venues & hotels, international and national expertise, her aim is creating emotions, building relationships and exceeding expectations of her clients.
Gonzalo De la Cruz | International Sales Manager
With almost 10 years’ experience in the tourism sector, Gonzalo is an ambitious and hard worker millennial. His heart is divided between Spain and Portugal, having a great knowledge of both countries. Passionate to deliver the best service possible with the aim of the success in every event
Diana Wolf, DMCP | Project Director – Client Solutions
With over 9 years of experience in the events industry and running events for over 2000 attendees, DMCP Diana Wolf has organized any kind of event. As a local expert, she offers her broad destination knowledge to design the best client solution.
Giulia Bertone, CMP I Project Director – DMC
With over 15 years of experience in the incoming business, Giulia is leading a team of experts that specialize in big complex logistics and high-end incentives from all over the world. With her local knowledge and her international attitude, she assures that any project in her hands exceeds your expectations.
Rudolf Rannegger, CMP | Deputy General Manager
Rudolf is with Ovation since 2007 and responsible for the growth and development of Ovation in Spain & Portugal. Originally from Austria, he managed the DMC out of the Barcelona for the last few years and is now based in Madrid, working on the growth of our office there. Well connected within the industry, he assures that all Ovation clients get the highest quality and service in our destinations.
Sandrine Castres | Managing Director
With over 20 years of experience in the MICE industry, Sandrine is responsible for the development and the strategy around the office as well as key projects within Ovation. Originally from France, Sandrine is based in the Barcelona office.
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