|13 June 2012 - Swan Hellenic nominated for British Travel Awards 2012
Swan Hellenic has been named by the British Travel Awards (BTAs) as one of the shortlisted contenders for the following categories: Best Luxury Cruise Line, Best Niche Cruise Line, Best UK Departure Cruise Line and Best River Cruise Line Award 2012.
BTA’s chief executive Lorraine Barnes Burton said: “Swan Hellenic is to be congratulated on reaching the finals of the prestigious British Travel Awards. The largest consumer voted awards programme in the UK, The BTAs are designed to reward the best companies in travel, and the winning accolade is the benchmark for excellence when it comes to finding out who really is the best in the business of travel for the UK consumer. Good luck to Swan Hellenic!”
All companies entered for an Award were put before a core selection of industry professionals, drawn from the BTA Academy, a panel of respected individuals in business from both in and outside the travel industry, who whittled the nominations down to the list of final nominees in each of the seventy-five categories. The next stage sees the shortlisted companies put before the public vote with voting promoted through BTA media partners which include The Times, Sunday Times, The Sun, Sunday Sun and the Global Radio stations, including LBC and Classic FM.
The winners will be the companies with the most votes - in 2011 over 700,000 votes were cast with the voting process and results scrutinized and audited by independent auditors Deloitte LLP. The winners of the 2012 British Travel Awards will be announced at a glittering ceremony on 1 November at the Battersea Evolution in Battersea Park, London.
For more information and to cast your vote for Swan Hellenic, please go to www.britishtravelawards.com and complete the online form. Voting closes on 30 September 2012.