BMICH Re-Opens

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 Press Releases

Leadership Forum by SLIM being held at Jasmine.

BMICH – Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark recommenced its operations on 23rd June after the Covid-19 lockdown with a corporate event for CEOs. The event organized by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM) under it’s “Restart Sri Lanka” initiative, a national programme to reengineer businesses facilitated by the globally renowned Omar Khan as guest speaker, was held at the Jasmine Hall accommodating 100 SLIM invitee CEOs from the corporate sector.

“BMICH has implemented nimble and responsive health safety plans including screening, checking temperatures of each individual prior to entering the BMICH premises, personal distancing with spaced seating, hand washing and sanitizing etc to ensure a health safety environment in consultation with health and other relevant authorities” said Sunil Dissanayake-Chief Executive-BMICH.

“As Sri Lanka restarts according to the new normal, BMICH ensures a safe environment for all our guests, visitors and staff by implementing a well supervised programme of measures. Our team is available to provide an overview of the health safety measures that have been implemented to our prospective clientele who wish to host their events at one of BMICH’s many excellent, state of the art venues” he added.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra-modern facilities. Recently redesigned, renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference or wedding including multi-day international conventions and conferences.

BMICH Implements Stringent Health Safety Measures to Resume Operations

Thu, 21 May 2020 Press Releases

Hand washing in progress at entry points

Sanitizing of the BMICH premises by Sri Lanka Red Cross

BMICH – Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark has implemented stringent health safety measures to ensure a health safety environment for its customers, visitors, exhibitors, staff and tenants when normalcy returns after a prolonged period of closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, BMICH operated the essential services during this period, for the essential services of the tenants.

“It is our primary responsibility to ensure the health safety of our customers, visitors and stakeholders when we are given the go-ahead to resume operations by the authorities. We have implemented all necessary health safety measures in consultation with the health authorities and are earnestly looking forward to welcoming our guests once again” said Sunil Dissanayake, Chief Executive-BMICH.

Trained staff will check the temperature of each visitor to BMICH premises upon arrival who will queue up with recommended personal distancing at designated entry points. Extensive facilities have been provided for washing and sanitizing of hands.

Another important aspect is spaced seating for the provision of personal distancing as required according to the Covid-19 guidelines.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra-modern facilities. Recently redesigned, renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference or wedding including multi-day international conventions and conferences.

BMICH & Mount Lavinia Hotel Facilitates CSR Programme on Personal Etiquette for Colombo University Undergrads

Tue, 26 May 2020 Press Releases

Mr. Lakshman Dissanayake engaging in demonstrating table etiquettes.

BMICH, Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark facilitated is programme on human resource management and personal etiquettes on 11th February 2020 for the 3rd and 4th year undergraduates following the HR degree at the University of Colombo. The CSR programme was organized and arranged on a request made by the Faculty of Management and Finance of the University of Colombo with the objective of enhancing the job readiness of the undergraduates.

“It is important that our undergraduates are made “job ready” with practical programmes conducted hand in hand by the Universities and leading corporate entities in order to engage them with the corporate world. We are delighted to have had the opportunity together with the Mount Lavinia Hotel to partner with the Faculty of Management and Finance of the University of Colombo in this endeavor” said Sunil Dissanayake – Chief Executive, BMICH.

The programme consisted of two sessions, the first being a lecture on the HR Supply Chain which was delivered by Sunil Dissanayake, Chief Executive, BMICH. The session was very interactive making it interesting while providing an opportunity for the undergraduates to get a clear understanding of the underlying concepts of the HR Supply Chain.

The next session was on “Table Etiquettes” which was conducted by Lakshman Dissanayake of the Mount Lavinia Hotel Catering Services (MLHCS), the exclusive Catering Partner of BMICH and touched upon the do’s and dont’s to be followed at a breakfast, lunch or dinner engagement which is important in personal as well as business life to portray a good image of oneself.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra modern facilities. Recently redesigned, renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference or wedding including multi-day international conventions and conferences.

 

BMICH Celebrates Star Employees of 2019

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 Press Releases

Victor Pushpasiri receiving Employee of the Year 2019 Award from BMICH Director/CEO Mr. Sunil Dissanayake.

BMICH, Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark recently celebrated the outstanding contributions by their associates on a day to day basis in order to deliver a memorable experience to  their clients as well as on the millions of visitors to the facility throughout the year. The BMICH Employee of the Year 2019 Award was won by M. Victor Pushpasiri of the Engineering Division. Pushpasiri was selected from amongst sixteen (16) Employees of the Quarter 2019 winners corresponding to four (4) winners per quarter in 2019. The recipients of the 25 years tenure awards were M.A.R. Munasinghe from Engineering Division and A.K. Thilak from House Keeping Division.

“We are delighted to recognize and honor our exemplary associates without whose contribution we would not have been able to achieve the recognition that we enjoy as a premier iconic venue of choice for so many of our clients as well as for the daily visitors” said Sunil Dissanayake – Chief Executive of BMICH.

“Our associates play a key role at each touch point with our clients and visitors so as to create a positive impact. These awards are presented to the most outstanding of our associates in order to recognize, honor and motivate them to continue to deliver service at a high level.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra modern facilities. Recently redesigned, renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference or wedding including multi-day international conventions and conferences.

BMICH Nominated for Global Best Employer Brand Award in India

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 Press Releases

BMICH – Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark and South Asia’s Leading Convention & Exhibition Centre has been selected to be conferred with the title of a “Global Best Employer Brand” award in the MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions) category in the Asian Sector.

BMICH is among one of 100 companies in Asia who has been selected for this prestigious award by the Employer Branding Institute of Mumbai, India. The selection has been done on merit by an independent research cell comprising of Indian academics & industry leaders.

The awards ceremony will be held on 16th February 2020 at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai, India.

BMICH has won many international awards in the recent past and is the venue of choice for large scale exhibitions and conventions and is also considered as an ideal venue for entertainment and celebratory events.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra modern facilities. Recently renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference and multi-day international conventions and conferences.