Lahden seutu – Lahti Region Ltd is a regional marketing company that is in charge of image, housing and tourism marketing, selling travel services, and providing tourist information in the Lahti region.
As of the start of 2015, Lahden seutu – Lahti Region Ltd has had a 100% self-owned subsidiary: Lahti Events Ltd, which is responsible for the organisation of large international events. Lahti Events Ltd’s initial responsibilities include the organisation of the 2015 and 2016 Salpausselkä Lahti Ski Games as well as the marketing, sales and customer experience of the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2017.
The main owner of Lahti Events Ltd is the City of Lahti by separate agreement.
In 2017 the Päijät-Häme municipality of Iitti became new shareholders in the company.
Owner municipalities, shares of ownership and the area of operation as of 2016
Lahti 59,5 %
Hollola 12,1 %
Orimattila 8,3 %
Asikkala 4,5 %
Iiitti 3,6 %
Kärkölä 2,6 %
Sysmä 2,3 %
Padasjoki 2,0 %
Hartola 1,7 %
Own shares 3.4%
Budgeted turnover EUR 2.7 million in 2015
14 persons in 2016
Board of directors 2016-2017
Helena Maattola (Chairman of the board of directors), Hollola
Chairman of Lahti Region Ltd’s board of directors, since 1.1.2013. Holiday centre expertise. Expert in recreational and conference travel.
The Linna Hotel, Managing Director, Hartola
Entrepreneur, innovative rural wellbeing tourism services and local food.
Pajulahti Training Centre, Managing Director/Rector, Nastola.
Wellness and sports travel, third sector agency.
Suomen Megamyyntiareenat Oy, Managing Director, Entrepreneur, Orimattila
Retail, event and sports marketing.
Lahden Sibeliustalo Ltd. and Lahden Messut Ltd, Manging Director, Lahti
Event management expert, Event planning, sales, marketing and production.
Päijät-Häme OP-Kiinteistökeskus estate agent, Managing Director
Member of the board since 2014.
Professional board member, Lahti
Rederiaktiebolaget Eckerö (Eckerö Line, etc.), Chairman of the board of directors,
former Chief Executive Officer of Silja Line Group, and a member of the boards of directors of Huhtamäki Oyj and the Automobile and Touring Club of Finland,
S-Group Hämeenmaa,Executive Vice President, Lahti
Hotel and restaurant management, tourism and events.
4event Ltd, wellness programmes and events, Managing Director, owner, Lahti
Member of Lahti Travel Ltd’s board of directors Wellness and sports travel, and corporate events.
Lehmonkärki, Tourism Entrepreneur, Asikkala
Active promoter and developer of tourism in Päijänne. Expert in corporate, group and conference travel. Recreational travel and rural tourism.
Tel. + 358 207 281 760
Shopping Center Trio, Aleksanterinkatu 18
15140 Lahti, info(at)lahtiregion.fi
Tel. +358 300 472 222 (0,34,-min + pvm/mpm)
Emails: firstname.lastname(at) lahtiregion.fi
+358 40 516 2803
+358 40 865 6890
Digital Marketing Planner
+358 50 525 4424
Culture Finland coordination
+358 44 753 3590
+358 40 635 1360
Convention and Event Bureau
+358 40 159 6448
Inkeri Määttä -
City of Lahti
+358 44 4163890, firstname.lastname(at)lahti.fi
+358 400 922 453
+358 40 139 0690
+358 40 142 8444
+358 40 3576918
+358 40 678 5729
Team Services & Accommodation
+358 50 371 0512
+358 40 139 0690
+358 40 142 8444
What a Happening!
+358 40 7010633
+358 400 901 744
+358 40 649 5749