After a long drawn selection process, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) has empanelled Manhattan Communications India as an agency for event management and sponsorship for a period of three years, starting from April 2014.
Following a public tender and subsequently through an open and competitive multi-agency pitch from several agencies, MTDC chose to empanel Manhattan Communications as one of the agencies to handle its events and sponsorship duties for promoting Maharashtra as a leading tourism destination in India.
Commenting on the development, Shantonu Aditya, Co-Promoter & Director, Manhattan Communications said, “We are extremely privileged to be empanelled for such an esteemed client, MTDC. This association shall not only strengthen our roster of clients, but would also help us grow in a new category of services.”
Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation is a body of the Government of Maharashtra, responsible for development of tourism in the state. Since its inception, it has also been involved in the development and maintenance of the various tourist locations of Maharashtra.
Headquartered in Mumbai, Manhattan Communications has offices in New York, London and Toronto. Globally, the agency has over 100 clients in the traditional media and digital business.