- The first ever Lebanon 100 event will celebrate Lebanese business leaders, entrepreneurs and prominent individuals and their contribution to the Lebanon economy.
- The gala event will be held in the vibrant business hub of Beirut.
Forbes Middle East, has announced that it is preparing to host its first event in Beirut. The Lebanon 100 gala will applaud the achievements of Lebanon’s most successful business leaders and influential individuals that have helped shape the country’s business landscape and whose enterprises are contributing to its growing economy.
Talking about the event, Khuloud Al Omian, Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Middle East said, “Our aim has always been to extend meaningful business journalism to our audience across the Middle East. This development is in line with our vision of expanding our reach across the region.”
The 100 top names will include the world’s richest Lebanese people, the Lebanese singers, directors and fashion designers making it big across the globe, the country’s most influential women, and its most successful Lebanese startups. It will also look at the country’s top listed companies and influential personalities.
The event will offer a networking platform for the country’s most influential people, and encourage business leaders and government representatives to connect and explore the potential in Lebanon’s growing economy and budding entrepreneur ecosystem.
The invitation-only evening will be held on August 13, 2018, at the high-end Le Royal Hotel, Beirut, and is expected to be attended by over 200 HNI’s. The event will be hosted in partnership with Ritver Paints & Coatings; Diasporaid; GMC Lebanon; Danube Properties; Le Royal Hotel- Beirut; The Sponsor Company; Ice International Events. Le Commerce Du Levant, The Daily Star, Sawt El Mada, Nostalgie and Mondanite will be media partners for the event.
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