Baar, Switzerland (March 14, 2013) — On 11 March 2013, amidst the baroque attractions of Salzburg old town, Hapimag, the leading European company offering rights of residence, celebrated the opening of its newest city residence. Hapimag members now have access to 28 stylish, high-class apartments in the city of Mozart. The mayor of Salzburg, Dr. Heinz Schaden, showed his great pleasure.
Hapimag, the leading company offering rights of residence, has with Salzburg thus added another city residence to its portfolio. In the course of yesterday’s celebrations, Kurt Scholl, the Hapimag CEO, presented Christian Sampl, the Resort Manager in Salzburg, with a golden key, and thus officially opened the doors to the newest Hapimag city residence. “With the new address in Salzburg, we are offering our members an additional top destination in Europe. Salzburg has extremely diverse cultural attractions, both modern and natural, which provide something for all tastes,” said Kurt Scholl. Around 30 guests enjoyed Salzburg delicacies and raised a glass of sekt (sparkling wine) to the brand-new city residence in the heart of the old town. The invited guests included mayor Dr. Heinz Schaden, member of parliament Mag. Romana Rothschopf, Leo Bauernberger from Salzburg Land Tourismus, Inga Horny from Altstadt Marketing and Cord Glantz from Geplan Design. “The Hapimag city residence is a very positive development for Salzburg. The guests will really appreciate the location in the middle of the old town,” said mayor Dr. Heinz Schaden.
The Hapimag members have been able to visit the city residence already since 26 December 2012. “We had a good start, and can already report over 2100 overnight stays,” said Resort Manager Christian Sampl. The twelfth hapimag city residence is centrally located directly on Brodgasse – the famous festival theatres and the cathedral are just a stone’s throw away. The style of the city residence is inspired by Mozart and Salzburg as a stage and theatre city. The 28 apartments have cream and grey tones and are bright, classy, elegant and chic – a baroque ambience in modern materials.
The Hapimag company
Hapimag is a services company in the individual leisure and lifestyle sector and was founded in 1963. As the leading European company offering rights of residence, Hapimag provides over 141 000 members with access to an economically and ecologically sustainable platform with 57 addresses at top locations in 16 countries. Over 5300 apartments are available to members for their individual use, supplemented by gastronomy, wellness, cultural, service and infrastructure facilities at the individual locations. The company employs approximately 1400 people (full-time) and in 2011 generated an operating income of EUR 186 million. Hapimag is a joint-stock company according to Swiss law and is based in Baar/ZG (CH). www.hapimag.com