We’re creating a more connected travel industry, underpinned by sustainability and long-term investor relations.
Mohammad Asif Hakeem
Marketing Manager, Products & Marketing, Amadeus Gulf LLC
We recently hosted an Amadeus Awards Night for our customers in Abu Dhabi, Al-Ain, and Oman to reward regional technology innovators, top performers, and the rising stars of 2014 in the travel industry. The event brought together top players from travel agencies and representatives from airlines in Abu Dhabi, to celebrate and spend an enjoyable evening with one another.
Amadeus Gulf‘s Director of Sales – Jauhar Abdul Gafoor as well as various sales managers graced the evening and a welcome speech with a brief presentation on one of the key industry trends, Personalised services, was delivered by Graham Nichols, Managing Director of Amadeus Gulf.
This was followed by distribution of the first category of awards ‘Technology Innovator 2014’ to appreciate the early innovators who have successfully deployed key Amadeus products. Special guests of honours from Amadeus IT Group Dubai Ernesto Sánchez, Head of Commercial Strategy & Business Management, Alfonso Sasselli, Commercial Manager, and Delphine Delebarre, Regional Marketing Manager Products and Solutions, were also present to honour the top achievers in the Gulf region of 2014.
The evening was brought to a crescendo by the unique performance by the talented group MJ5, winners of India's Dancing Superstar (IDS) 2013, who are renowned for their unique dance moves and of course their Michael Jackson inspired moonwalks
Soon afterwards, the ‘Top Performer’ and ‘Rising Star 2014’ trophies were awarded to customers, followed by a gala dinner. Guests were also kept thoroughly entertained by having the opportunity to dance with MJ5 – showing them their unique moves and creating a thrilling atmosphere for everyone in attendance.
Have a look at the event pictures and, if you were there, let us know what you thought of the festivities.