The Fourth Edition of India Nightlife Convention & Awards (INCA) 2019 was held at The St. Regis, Mumbai. INCA has been celebrating the nightlife and hospitality industry in India since years through insightful panel discussion encouraging talents in the industry and an extravagant award ceremony recognizing the achievers of the year. With Heineken & Chivas being their principle sponsors for this year, they concluded the first day successfully.
This two-day Convention & Awards ceremony kick-started with a grand inauguration in the presence of Anil Anand, Shekhar Ramamurthy – MD of the United Breweries Ltd, Aman Anand – Co-founder of INCA & Director of Kickstart Entertainment, Riyaaz Amlani, CEO & MD of Impresario Entertainment & Hospitality and Co-founder of INCA, Anurag Katriar – Newly appointed President of National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI), Rahul Singh – Founder & CEO of The Beer Café, Fernando Pint – Co-founder of INCA and Nishant Jain – Pernod. They conducted the Lamp Lighting tradition that was followed by an address by Mr. Aman Anand, Mr. Riyaaz Amlani, Mr. Fernando Pinto, Mr. Anurag Katriar and Mr. Rahul Singh.
Day one of INCA 2019 included a series of intellectual panel discussions and a magnificent award ceremony to felicitate the best in the nightlife & hospitality industry in each city across the country. Endorsing the nightlife culture in India pioneers of the hospitality and nightlife industry such as AD Singh – Olive Group, Gurpreet Singh – United Breweries Ltd, Nikhil Chinapa, Divine, Chef Alexis Gielbaum, Nick Harrison, Rachel Goenka, Prashant Issar and more were seen.
Eminent personalities from around the world such as Mr. Mirik Milan, Mr. Lutz Leichsenring, Mr. Ramon de Lima, Mr. Camilo Ospina Guzman, Mr. David Lopez, Mr. Nino Brown and more especially travelled to Mumbai and brought their perspective of the nightlife industry from across the world to benefit the Indian nightlife scenario.
Also, Indian Rapper Divine won an award at India Nightlife Convention and Awards 2019 for the Category of – India’s top band/singers/songwriters for Gully Gang.