If you are in the search for curated group experiences for up to 30 people in dining, cocktail or for team building ranging from S$28 to S$458 per person, you don’t have to look far. TAB, an online purveyor of group experiences has just launched in September 2019 in Singapore offering event and experience planning online.
You can visit TAB.asia to personally book, manage, customise and pay for events or transport for your guests, customise experiences with gifts of flowers for the table, hand calligraphy place settings and more all-on-one platform. Event tools on the site will help facilitate the easy management of RSVPs, guests preferences and invitations.
Dining experiences are available at Meatsmith Little India, Bincho at Hua Bee, Latteria Mozzarella Bar, Cookyn Inc and Restaurant JAG amongst others.
For Cocktail experiences, your guests can sample cocktails and in-house infusions at IBHQ’s Bartender’s Table, embark on a whiskey, gin or rum private tour with Academy of Drinks or a Makgeolli & Soju Cocktail Masterclass at Joo Bar.
Interactive Experiences could be a vintage Vespa sidecar heritage ride, a Peranakan Tea Experience with Kebaya Appreciation at The Intan, a tour of the ‘Disappearing Trades of Singapore” with Tribe Tours, harvest and blend your own tea remedies in the Super Farmers herb garden and kitchen or create your own scent at Scent by Six amongst other experiences.
Tab offers add ons and personalised touches such as hand calligraphy place settings by Poptsie Paper Co, gift sets such as leather cardholders and luggage tags by Kultskins Handcrafted, Uniquely Singapore Passport Holders by LOVE SG, candles from Candles of Light and Tea Sets from The 1872 Clipper Tea Co., handcrafted chocolate by Anjali Chocolat and Fossa Chocolate, natural wines from Brown Bag Wines and Paper Lantern Gin.
Starting with home base Singapore, these experiences will be expanded to neighbouring cities in Southeast Asia in the future. There are plans to further develop partnerships with business events, MICE and corporate travel communities, providing for a seamless solution for their business travellers, clients and customers.
The Singapore-based startup is founded by its CEO, Gregory Yap. Gregory has an impressive CV with a decade of experience in improving corporate entertaining and business tourism at Singapore Tourism Board and Spa Esprit Group. The Magna Cum Laude graduate in Hospitality, Meetings and Event Management from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas is also a Certified Meeting Professional since 2014.
Gregory founded TAB to address the requirements of corporate travellers and discerning private diners searching for enhanced and tailored experiences without the need for intermediaries.
‘Today’s F&B and consumer trends indicate an increasing demand for quality experiences that can be personalised, planned and executed seamlessly. TAB addresses a significant gap in the market and caters to small to medium sized groups looking to book experiences easily, without intermediaries. We pride ourselves in offering a smart one-stop platform to solve the friction points of event planning and enhance private group, local corporate and business traveller experiences here,’Gregory Yap, Founder and CEO of TAB