CONCEPTOURS Greece, The DMC of Greece, was founded in 1977 and currently employs a full time multilingual professional staff of 14.
Conceptours is renowned as one of Greece’s top Destination Management Companies specialising in the planning, designing and meticulous operation of major conferences, incentives, meetings, symposiums, and a distinct separate FIT department provides personalized services to leisure travellers.
Conceptours has received numerous awards of excellence including from major international travel trade associations and the Greek National Tourist Organisation. We are proud that the respected International Herald Tribune pronounced Conceptours as The Leading Destination Management Company in Greece.
Byron Argiri, founder of Conceptours, served as Chairman of ASTA International (American Society of Travel Agents, Washington DC), the Ethics committee of SITE (Society of Incentive Travel Executives, New York), Vice President of HATTA (Hellenic Association of Travel & Tourist Agencies, Athens), the Tourism Committee of the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, has received the Crowned Golden Cross Medal bequeathed him by the Patriarch of Jerusalem Diodoros I, and was conferred the title of “Honorary Citizen of New Orleans”. He is also included in the “Who’s Who in the World” and the “Dictionary of International Biography” volumes.
Conceptours is a long time member in good standing of several trade-related Associations in the European Union and the USA.
During the Olympic Games held in Athens during August 2004, Conceptours was entrusted with the hospitality and transportation arrangements for Kodak, NBC, Sports Illustrated, France-TV, Meade-Westvaco, Nuance, Lloyd’s Bank, Osram, etc. amongst several other important Olympic sponsors and major corporations.
Conceptours’ annual turnover is over three million Euros. References on Conceptours may be obtained from the Alpha Credit Bank, 14 Venizelou Street, Athens 10671. Additional references about Conceptours may also be obtained from the Greek National Tourist Organization and/or any major hotel or cruise line of Greece and/or any client that Conceptours has designed and operated Greece programmes for (see client list).
The faculty all felt that the music tour was a great success. The students enjoyed it and commented on the fact that it was one of the best organised.”