GHASSAN Aridi & Associates - Marta Consulting is an established and influential Dubai based destination and tourism consultancy company built on over 26 years of tourism and development experience.
Led by Ghassan Aridi, chairman of the company, GAA-Marta Consulting was launched through demand with the view of providing high quality and experienced consultancy services to destinations and/or tourism projects with the potential to thrive from the International, Middle East and Gulf market.
After successfully establishing internationally acclaimed travel, tourism and destination management companies, chairman Aridi then proceeded with the establishment of the consultancy, a natural progression.
The company’s extensive multinational team, with years of experience in travel management, destination investment, development, marketing, growth and PR, together with a worldwide network of associates, partners, distribution channels and joint ventures enables the company to be at the forefront of the international travel and tourism development industry.
Services to the industry include: development and marketing of various tourism destinations, infrastructures, facilities and products, worldwide accommodation, destination brand creation and awareness, regional and international market analysis of emerging areas, hotel planning and start up, sourcing of potential investors, sourcing, development and marketing of meetings.
The company also provides incentives, meetings and conference facilities and business, identifying, negotiating and securing tourism partners which offer advantage to the project, airline route analysis and airline start up and customer service development and training.
TTN is the most established trade publication in the Middle East distributed on a controlled circulation basis to members of the travel and tourism industry.
Published monthly by Al Hilal Publishing and Marketing Group, the region’s foremost trade publisher, TTN is aimed at professionals in the industry, from travel agents to airline and hotel personnel.
TTN provides in-depth and extensive coverage of relevant issues in the Middle East and North Africa as well as in other parts of the world. Travel related news, analysis, and new appointments together with information on up-coming exhibitions, marketing and promotional campaigns are presented in an innovative and striking colour tabloid.
Every issue also contains a collation of international and regional news and topical features of interest to readers.