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DMC Network enters Middle East MICE market with newest DMC partner

Left to right: DMC Network VP Aoife Delaney, with Gulf Dunes CEO Peter Payet and General Manager Sumaira Isaacs.

Welcoming Gulf Dunes to the DMC Network.

The DMC Network continues to expand its global footprint with the introduction of its first Middle Eastern DMC partner, Gulf Dunes LLC. Gulf Dunes, the DMC Network’s newest affiliate member, has its main offices in Dubai, and operates across the Middle East, which includes Abu Dhabi, Ras Al Khaimah, and the rest of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), as well as The Sultanate of Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Qatar.

The destinations served by Gulf Dunes reflect some of the most in-demand MICE locales, with rapid developments and many exciting projects helping to grow the presence and influence of the region.

“It’s thrilling for us to venture somewhere that is attracting significant global interest in the business events community, especially on the part of North American buyers,” said Aoife Delaney, Vice President of Business Development for the DMC Network. “We’re excited to have the Gulf Dunes team as part of their Network, and for them to bring their talents in providing immersive experiences at any scale to our clients.”

Gulf Dunes is led by CEO Peter Payet and General Manager Sumaira Isaacs. Established 27 years ago, the DMC has built an enduring legacy in the region for delivering bespoke incentive programs and large-scale business events.

“We are thrilled to be bringing some of the most dynamic and interesting destinations in the world to the DMC Network’s portfolio,” said Sumaira Isaacs, General Manager of Gulf Dunes LLC.

“We have so much to offer in our destinations, from one-of-a-kind cultural experiences to record-breaking modern marvels, from breathtaking nature explorations to the sheer opulence of Arabian hospitality. We look forward to welcoming MICE delegates from USA and Canada to our incredible destinations and showcasing our expertise in creating stunning experiences.”

Any clients and other partners who are interested in connecting with Gulf Dunes can contact a member of the DMC Network HQ team for more information and introductions.

Vicky Karantzavelou
Co-Founder & Chief Editor - TravelDailyNews Media Network | Website

Vicky is the co-founder of TravelDailyNews Media Network where she is the Editor-in Chief. She is also responsible for the daily operation and the financial policy. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Tourism Business Administration from the Technical University of Athens and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Wales.

She has many years of both academic and industrial experience within the travel industry. She has written/edited numerous articles in various tourism magazines.