South American groups can expect more incentive options in Asia thanks to the expansion of DMC Avant Garde into Hong Kong and China. Avant Garde is South America’s largest DMC and a partner of Asian DMC, Destination Asia.
Avant Garde’s appointment by Destination Asia expanded in May 2015 to encompass meetings, incentives and leisure business in South America, supplementing the group’s existing representation in Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Japan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos and Burma.
Established in 2006, Avant Garde has offices in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico, and operates partnerships with DMCs across Africa, Europe and the Middle East.
Founded in 1996, Destination Asia has offices across the Asian region including Myanmar, Thailand, China, Singapore, Japan and Hong Kong.