Istanbul Airport was awarded the 'Special Success Award' in the 'Superior Innovation' category at the Global Lifestyle's Leisure Lifestyle awards, one of the most prestigious publications in the tourism industry in the world.
Turkey opened a new door in the world Istanbul Airport, the US-based global access; Awarded by Global Traveler, the monthly travel magazine that reaches consumers who travel frequently, consume luxury, experience premium travel and accommodation. At the award ceremony held at Sofitel West Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles on May 16, 2019, Istanbul Airport received the Special Success Award in the 'Superior Innovation' category. İGA Corporate Communication Director Gökhan Şengül received the award on behalf of Istanbul Airport.
Unlike many other publications, Global Traveler Awards were voted by its readers, while the publisher, editors, corporate advisory board and focus groups determined the category that Istanbul Airport received the award. Global Traveler Magazine has determined award-winning brands with open-ended questions and direct e-mail questionnaires that it provides to its readers between October 1, 2018 and January 31, 2019.
“Istanbul Airport has outperformed other projects in the world”
Global Traveler Magazine, who attended the night, which was held and the HDI accepting the award Corporate Communications Director Jennifer Sengul, Turkey to said they expressed great pleasure because they give an international award: "Istanbul Airport, with its unique architecture, has revealed the tower design and most importantly, He was awarded many times with his social responsibility projects. The award of a prestigious award by Global Traveler, one of the most widely read magazines in the United States, is proud. On the other hand, getting an award in the innovation category is also a registration of the difference that our airport put in this field. This valuable award, which has been awarded by Singapore's Changi Airport last year, is that we are leaving behind many projects in the world. Which is Turkey's gateway to the world in the coming period with the Istanbul Airport travel experience and service concept will be awarded a lot more awards. "
The Global Traveler magazine, one of the most widely read magazines in the United States, reaches around 300 thousand readers a month. The magazine, which brings its readers together with premium cabins, airlines and accommodation services around the world, is also followed by senior executives, entrepreneurs and businessmen. Among the criteria for the category that Istanbul Airport won the award include innovation, environmental initiatives and leadership impact in community promotion.