Cem Nebioğlu; M.I.C.E Operation Manager for Incoming & Ingoing at Setur answered questions of FTNnews.com.
FTNnews.com: Setur is a well-known brand in Turkish travel and tourism industry. However it is mostly known with its tour operating business, when did you establish Seturmice? What can you tell us about Seturmice?
Seturmice has a background of more than 35 years in the MICE sector.
Seturmice builds on its past experience and the modern technological conveniences of today to offer innovative and creative solutions with a professional team that delivers turnkey projects for events such as dealer meetings, closed group events, training sessions, celebrations and launchings, corporate meetings, as well as national and international congresses.
Seturmice not only gives you service as a solution partner at events and special occasions, it also provides you with all the advantages of working with Setur.
FTNnews.com: As a member of one of the largest group of companies in Turkey, Seturmice has so many unique venue options for organizing events. Can you name and briefly tell us about some of those venues that are part of Koç Holding?
“Divan Hotels & Venues” are Turkey’s premier name not only in hospitality but also in fine dining, which is why they are top companies’ first choice for meetings and events and, of course, hosts for Turkey’s most talked about weddings and the caterers for the most exclusive private parties.
RMK Museum is located in Hasköy, İstanbul lies on three seperate parts of around 27.000 square kilometres. With its conference room, Erdoğan Gönül Gallery and open air area, meetings, weddings and launches can be organized. Museum has an exclusive contract with the Divan Group.
The Çengelhan Rahmi M. Koç Museum located in Ankara is the ideal location for corporate entertainment, from intimate dinner to grand cocktail party for 300. They house temporary exhibitions, such as art, photography, crafts, product launches etc. Museum has an exclusive contract with the Divan Group.
Halas Boat, has indoor dining room can seat up to 60 people, and an additional outdoor space for seating 60 people is also available in the summers. Their in-house team will work with the guests to deliver their exact requirements, whether it’s a breakfast or lunch meeting, a celebration dinner or cocktail party, or an all-day business event.
FTNnews.com: Can you name some of the events that you have organized in 2014? How many of them were international events?
Some of the events we have organized in 2014; Ford Dealers Meeting, Arçelik Dealers Meeting, Türk Traktör 60th year Celebration Event, Fiat Dealers Meeting, Koc University Graduation Event, Ford Yeniköy Factory Opening Event, Beko World Basketball Championship Events, Boeing Hosting Event…
We organized more than 80 international events in 2014.