On 03.02.2017., during the tourism exhibition „Balttour 2017” opening event, the official ceremony of the awarding the prizes of „The Man of the Year 2016 in Tourism” took place. The prize in the Absolute category was won by the „Vincents” restaurant director / executive chef - Martins Ritins.

The European regional tourism institution Ltd in cooperation with the State tourism development agency and the tourism branch associations already for the fourteenth time in succession carry out the survey of the professionals in the tourism branch, in order to determine the Man of the Year in tourism in the Latvian tourism branch.

The prize-winners of the Man of the Year 2016 in Tourism received the diploma and the artist Ieva Strazdina’s statue „Tourism Oscar”, which symbolizes the traveling idea.

 

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