11 reputed firms will sponsor Global Village

DUBAI — Eleven pre-eminent organisations have come forward to sponsor Global Village 2005.

By A Staff Reporter

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Published: Mon 27 Dec 2004, 11:08 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 1:36 PM

Announcing the names of the 11 firms, Ibrahim Abdul Rahim, Director, Global Village, said: “We are delighted to announce our collaboration with the eleven reputed organisations. They are Pepsi, Aquafina water, Axiom Telecom, Nelson’s, Americana, Cellucom mobile phones, Jenan – Al Ghurair Food, Spinneys, Emirates Post and Dutco Belfor Beaty Group.

Warwick Mcnight, Marketing Manager from Spinneys said, “We would like to be part of the vision of Dubailand, and to welcome the estimated over 2 million visitors who will be visiting the Global Village. It will also be a wonderful opportunity to showcase our high quality products and excellent customer service.”

Efe Diktruk, Marketing Supervisor from Axiom said that the Global Village provides an excellent branding opportunity for the company in front of local and foreign audience.

“From UAE based business we are expanding into global arena, so the Global Village provides an opportunity to showcase our products to the global audience,” said Razi Anasari, CEO - Food Division from Al Ghurair Group.

Arun Nagar, Managing Director of Cellucom said, “With the new identity and location we believe that the Global Village will be at the forefront of what Dubai has to offer to the residents of the UAE and the visitors in the coming years. Cellucom would like to partner this journey from the beginning.”

Khalid Al Hashimi, Managing Director of Nelson’s in UAE said, “Sponsoring this activity offers an opportunity for us to advertise our activities outside our branches in KSA, Kuwait and Malaysia. We will host 16 shops inside Global Village and 2 kiosks in Alriqqa & Almuraqqabat streets.”

Mai Allaban, Promotions & Events Manager from Dubai Refreshments Company – Pepsi & Aquafina water said, “Although it is the first time for Pepsi to sponsor the Global Village, but it was always a sponsor for the Dubai Shopping Festival since it started. We will arrange different sports competitions in the Global Village such as basketball, football and cricket, and we will be giving out grand prizes such as cars and air tickets”. Ziad Baqer, Deputy Manager of Dutco Belfore Beaty Group said, “We did our best to supply the Global Village with the best service and facilities for the visitors.”

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