GVST Group

Awards and Recognitions


EIBTM Awards Grand Prix

Best Event of the year, Best European event, Best Financial sector event.

GVST took home three of the top global prizes in international meetings and events – EIBTM (Incentive and Business Travel Market) is the undisputed world reference for our industrial sector.

Their annual prizes recognise excellence in the creation, planning and organization of particularly innovative events. Our personal top event has been “Circus Impossible®”, originally created for Mercedes-Benz Financial Services.


Meeting Planner of the Year

Over the years, GVST has won numerous prizes as Italy’s Best organizer of congresses, meetings and conventions, with personal awards going to CEO Andrea Vernengo and General Manager Luca Vernengo.


“Tourism and Communication” Award

GVST received Special Recognition at the 5th Edition of Tourism and Communication Awards organized by the Venice Convention Bureau and the ENDAR International Centre for Conference Services, sectorial leaders in the Venetian region. The mention was for “work carried out to bring awareness to new and classical attractions in Venice and Italy, through innovative approaches to cultural destinations, promoting creativity, quality and Italian professionalism.”


“Italian Responsible Tourism” Award

GVST won the prize for “Sustainable Event” category. The award is dedicated to the responsible turistic supply within travel agencies. It is an “Agenzia di Viaggi” initiative, a professional magazine for the tourism industry with the ENIT patronage.