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July the 14th, a day before the ceremony of Hvo World Award 2018 is well-known as ‘Bastille Day’ (or so-called ‘the Paris Festival’ among Japanese people
Many spectators were gathering on the pavements of Champs-Elysees to see the brilliant parade from the early morning, late into the afternoon
As the legions of French armed forces marched in the street, led by the French President, many spectators climbed up a tall fence to catch a glimpse of them…
As night falls on the same day, the Eiffel Tower, just around the corner from our venue was outlined against the flood of lights, known as a famous firework festival in the city of Paris.
Hôtel Plaza Athénée, the venue for our HvO World Award 2018, overnight into the day of the award ceremony after grandiose enthusiasm a day before…
Amazed by the the devastating beauty of interior and settings of the venue, where one of state-guest-class delegation actually had a formal banquet just a day before.
The awardees and guests took their seats at the gorgeous dinner tables on time_
As all of the HvO Academy members got up on the stage, the ceremony started solemnly.
We had a total of 9 products from 6 companies for the honor of receiving the prestigious HvO World Award 2018.
After a brief introduction of each awardee and his/her product, the names of representing awardees were called one by one to invite them onstage.
Mr. Nick Hawkins, the chairman of HvO Academy presented trophies and certificates to the awardees by himself.
One of the awardees earned multiple awards at once, despite being his very first entry this year…l
The award ceremony was followed by all the other awardees visiting with and sharing memorable exchanges with guests from all over the world
Night falls in Paris, the city of lights, with best wishes for marvelous reunion in this place again, next year…