COPENHAGEN – The MCI Group, a key driver of innovation in global meetings, events, association and congress industries, announced a new partnership with ICS- International Conference Services – Denmark, one of the leading congress organizers and destination management companies in Scandinavia. ICS brings more than 25 years of highly reputed expertise and experience in delivering national and international congresses in Denmark and abroad.
“ICS and MCI complement each other perfectly, and together the ambition is to continue striving, developing the company and driving innovation for all our clients”, says Thomas Wüthrich, Managing Director of MCI Nordics.
In 2015, MCI Group worked with 85 of the Fortune 500 companies and many of the world’s leading associations, delivering 5,100 projects worldwide. This new partnership will focus on growing the Nordic region’s meetings, incentives, congress and exhibition (MICE) market, with MCI leveraging global best-practices and growth strategies while ICS provides local knowledge, connections and operational excellence.
“Accessing the enormous pool of knowledge and experience available within MCI, will allow me to better serve our clients to help them reach their business goals”, says ICS owner and CEO, Per Ankaer who will now lead MCI Nordics institutional divisions as Director of Sales.
With their first office established in 1971 in Stockholm, MCI Nordics has since then opened local offices in Gothenburg and Copenhagen. This new partnership provides a trusted local presence, expanding MCI service offerings to clients interested in engaging audiences and hosting congresses and events in the Nordic market.