GOLDAIR HANDLING has been announced “Best Ground Handler of the Year” during the International Awards Ceremony of the prestigious aviation web portal Air Transport News. The annual ATN awards, among various sections of aviation field, airlines, airports, ground handlers, airline alliances while voting is based on portal`s 4.200 readers and an international jury of aviation professionals.
The ceremony was held on Saturday, the 21st of March at Ariana Museum in Geneva, Switzerland and Goldair Handling election was based on criteria such as most influential leader, best financial performance during last year, new products launched and social responsibility. Award was handed by Mr. Jeff Pool, Chairperson of the jury to Mr. Dimitris Papamichail, CEO of Goldair Handling.
On the occasion of this prestigious award, Mr. Papamichail commented:
“On behalf of Goldair Handling, I would like to truly thank ATN’s readers for voting our company as the Best Ground Handler of the Year at international level. In difficult times for the Greek economy, we, a purely Greek company, have achieved to gain the trust of our business partners, being recognized for our reliability, credibility and loyalty. We are grateful that the airlines and industry partners have appreciated our efforts to become the preferred ground handling provider in our region, in addition with our outward oriented activities through the European alliance `‘ground.net`’ and our recent cooperation in Ethiopia – Africa. The Air Transport News award encourages our shareholders, our management and our staff to continue in the same way in order to further develop and expand our reputation in new markets.”
Goldair Handling, a Greek leading provider of ground handling services is active in 26 airports in Greece, 2 in Cyprus and 3 in Bulgaria, counts a workforce of 2,500 employees in Greece and 700 employees abroad. In 2014, serviced more than 100.000 flights, 20.000.000 passengers and 33.000 tons of cargo.