A range of prizes were up for grabs throughout the evening including Qantas flights to Singapore and accommodation at the Sofitel So Singapore. Accor held its tenth annual World of Accor industry evening, highlighting the company’s achievements over the past year and celebrating with its extensive client network. Human Nature performs hits from theirpopular Las Vegas Motown Tour. “We are extremely proud of our achievements in Asia over the past year; not only growing our business in core markets such as China and Thailand, but opening up Indonesia with rapid development since 2011”, Accor Asia Pacific chairman and chief operating officer Michael Issenberg said. Optus travel and operations manager Lisa Warnes took out the grand prize, winning a brand new Peugot 208. “In Australia we’re pleased with our staff development; continually training thousands at our Accor Academy, and through the employment of a vast number of indigenous personnel.” A slew of special guests were in attendance at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, including celebrity television hosts Melissa Doyle and Matt White. Accor representatives spoke with trade media at a briefing earlier in the evening, expanding on the numerous accomplishments and challenges the hospitality group has faced over the past 12 months. Source = ETB News: PT More than 800 industry delegates and over 90 Accor representatives attended the spectacular event. Australia’s favourite award-winning boy band, Human Nature, graced the stage and excited the crowd with a medley of hits from their now-famous Las Vegas Motown Tour.