Turkish Airlines’ Dubai GM awarded the MENAA Best Business Leader Award
Emre Ismailoglu receives award for exceptional leadership and business performance
Dubai, UAE; 30 December, 2015: Emre Ismailoglu, General Manager, Dubai and Northern Emirates, Turkish Airlines, was selected as one of the top business leaders at the Middle East, North Africa & Asia (MENAA) Awards during a glittering ceremony at the Burj Al Arab Hotel, Dubai, UAE, earlier this month.
The event was jointly organized by MENAA Awards, Hamayesh Farazan and the Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB). Nearly 160 attendees from 50 companies received awards at this red-carpet, black-tie event, as a testament to years of successful leadership within their respective organisations.
Ismailoglu said, on his receiving his award: “I would like to thank the MENAA Awards Organization for recognising the success of Turkish Airlines in the Middle East in recent years. I dedicate this award to the Turkish Airlines team which is the main driving force for the company’s success. We look forward to building even greater momentum in the region.”
MENAA Awards, affiliated with FAB UK, rewards and celebrates business excellence across all sectors in Asia for two categories: ‘Best Business Leader’ and ‘Customer Delight.’ Winners have demonstrated how their experience and expertise are brought to life through their hard work and dedication.
About Turkish Airlines:
Established in 1933 with a fleet of five aircraft, Star Alliance member Turkish Airlines is a 4-star airline today with a fleet of 299 (passenger and cargo) aircraft flying to 282 destinations worldwide with 234 international and 48 domestic. According to Skytrax survey of 2015, Turkish Airlines was chosen "Europe's Best Airline" for the fifth and "Best Airline in Southern Europe" for the seventh consecutive time. Having won in 2010 the world's "Best Economy Catering Service", in 2013 the world’s "Best Business Catering Service", and in 2014 "Best Business Catering Service" awards, Turkish Airlines was this year awarded the world's “Best Business Class Lounge Dining” and "Best Business Airline Lounge" prizes in the Skytrax survey. More information about Turkish Airlines can be found on www.turkishairlines.com.
About Turkey Home:
Turkey Home has, since 2014, been a critical part of the Directorate General for Promotion of the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism's "Tourism Branding" strategy. The concept of "Home" grew out of the fact that Turkey has been a homeland for dozens of civilizations throughout history. Over this short period of time, Turkey Home has achieved more than 4 million fans and followers across all social media channels, placing it the 3rd most followers amongst any country’s social media channels in the world. Over this same period, destination-oriented content and themed videos were published across official social media accounts, successfully blending content from social media influencers and followers as well, all of which led to Turkey Home being awarded as one of the most successful travel brands in the world at the Skifties 2015 Social Media Awards for Travel Brands, winning "Best Branded Facebook Page". To follow Turkey Home across all of its social media channels, please visit: www.hometurkey.com