Manchester United legend to pitch Hotel Football to property elite
Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Housing
Former Manchester United footballer Gary Neville is set to deliver a keynote speech in France on behalf of Greater Manchester’s property professionals.
The former United and England defender's speech will centre around Hotel Football, due to open this autumn opposite Old Trafford.
Hotel Football is the latest venture from Neville’s hospitality company, GG Hospitality, which he set up with former team-mate Ryan Giggs and hotelier Stuart Procter.
The 139-bedroom hotel, which features a football pitch on the roof, will serve match day fans, as well as families, tourists and business users.
Neville will deliver his speech at from the Manchester stand at this year's MIPIM on 13 March, in Cannes, France.
Andrew Stokes, chief executive of Marketing Manchester, the agency that leads on the city’s presence at MIPIM, said: “Gary Neville is a fantastic ambassador for Manchester and a welcome addition to the series of Manchester at MIPIM Partnership events.
“Gary’s involvement with our activity this year exemplifies the city’s spirit of collaboration and connectivity. With the support of 59 partners and a lively and engaging week of activity planned, Manchester will once again be a significant focal point for the international property community this March.”