Maple House won Silver in the Best Conference Venue category at the Heart of England’s Tourism Awards on October 29th.
The awards were presented at a glittering awards ceremony held at The International Convention Centre hosted by BBC presenters Nick Owen and Suzanne Virdee. The awards celebrated the very best in tourism from Birmingham, The Black Country, Staffordshire, Coventry and Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire and Herefordshire
Brian Summers, chairman of Tourism West Midlands said, “The calibre of the winners is the highest I have ever seen. The wonderful ceremony last night made me very proud to be involved in tourism – which is truly at the heart of the West Midlands’ economy and culture.
“I was delighted to see a range of new and more established attractions attending, clearly demonstrating that the tourism sector isn’t standing still, but is constantly looking forward and growing.
“Thank you to everyone who entered and who was involved in the awards for your commitment, passion and dedication.”
Maple House in Birmingham opened in May 2008 and continues to go from strength to strength. The venue is proof that the etc.venues recipe is as successful in Birmingham as in London.
For more information visit Maple’s page in our website or visit the Heart of England website for more details on the 2009 awards.