The Ritz-Carlton, Doha is thrilled to announce their momentous, two-year culinary partnership with Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC).  

The iconic Ritz-Carlton, Doha is renowned for its inventive culinary heritage – a heritage that has been duly rewarded with the successful acceptance of its tender to cater for the largest convention centre in Doha.

The prime location for regional and international business events, DECC attracts thousands of visitors each year from the busy West Bay district. Spanning nearly 50,000-sqm, it hosts a range of world-class exhibits in partnership with hand-picked collaborators. The two-year contract between The Ritz-Carlton, Doha and DECC, extends to October 2023 and will see the hotel’s food preparation and service culture at the forefront of the centre’s offering.

Such a prestigious win is a first for the hotel. The Ritz-Carlton, Doha General Manager Carlo Javakhia said they are very much looking forward to working with Qatar’s leading international exhibitions and conference centre – the DECC – and to bringing The Ritz-Carlton’s exceptionally high-quality service to a wider audience.

Winning the tender is a testament to The Ritz-Carlton Doha’s culinary expertise and a huge tribute to our remarkably skilled hotel team. It is an exciting journey for us all.

Exceptional catering and first-class service

The hotel has long been associated with memorable gastronomic experiences, crafted by a talented line-up of international chefs. Committed to home cooking, authenticity and a passion for inventive flavours, their team is well known for adapting local and international dishes to surprise and delight diners. The hotel’s long-standing repute for elevated and creative service excellence also brings an additional dimension to the whole collaborative proposition and, together proved a powerful combination to successfully win the tender.

The partnership is an opportunity for The Ritz-Carlton, Doha to showcase exceptional catering and first-class service beyond the bounds of the hotel. Every DECC event, ranging from exhibitions, incentives and meetings to concerts and delegations, will benefit from the hotel’s impeccable food, beverage and service contribution.

Qatar Business Events Corporation CEO Ahmed Al Obaidli said they are happy to have the best representation of the Marriot Group.

Committed to elevating every touchpoint for guests from all over the world, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha’s creative and dynamic team has most decisively placed the hotel’s epicurean and service traditions firmly at the heart of life in Qatar.

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