The Ionian Inspires Cricket, November 2009, EL.O.K

World Travel Market Ionian Insires 2009

The Ionian Inspires Cricket, November 2009, EL.O.K

November 2009

To Cricket opens international sports tourism portals in Corfu.

participation Greek Cricket Federation στην World Travel Market 2009 & 2010.

implementation of Expression “The Ionian Inspires Cricket”

With great success took place Tuesday afternoon 10 November in London, The event was co-organized by the Region of Ionian Islands and Greek Cricket Federation on: "Ionian inspires Cricket". The event was held in the Great Hall of the «Marylebone Cricket Club», which is the oldest and most historic cricket ground in the world. Journalists of sports and tourist reports, They had the opportunity, be informed by the speakers for the sport's growth opportunities in the Ionian Islands, to talk with dozens of Greek bodies representatives and tourism professionals, and also enjoy preferential treatment in hardly accessible to "ordinary mortals" Great Hall of the Lord's. This exceptional evening was attended among others by their presence: Culture and Tourism Minister Angela Gerekos, the Chairman of ETIN Christos Skourtis that short address, the World Cricket Council Europe Director Richard Holdsworth, President of English Cricket Council Rodger Knight, President of the Greek Federation Joseph Cricket Nikitas, the Director of GTO London Sofia Panagiotaki, President of the Hoteliers Association of Kefalonia Spyros Galiatsatos, The President of the Hotel Association Laganas Christina notebooks, Mayor Spyros Thinalia barrel, Mayor of Corfu Yannis Trepeklis, Lord Orr Giouin, Lady Marina Marks, President majors synthetic carpet stadiums and sponsoring the ICC Sean Patrick, The founder of Corfu Villas Patritia Koukson etc.. On the side of the media, attended by journalists from the BBC, the Evening Standard, the Guardian, the Insight Guide, News Agency of Pakistan, and the Indian magazines Today's Traveller, Lifestyle Living, NewsWire και What Women Want. The guests of the event was extensive reference, both historical ties Corfu with cricket and the recent successes of the national team, and for the World Cricket Festival, 2010.