Aviation Business Excellence Awards
Swissport Kenya Limited has been voted the company of the year in the 2019 Aviation Business Excellence Awards.
The second edition of the awards was held on Friday and the Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Service (KEPHIS) was crowned the winner in the government services category followed by the Kenya Revenue Authority.
350 industry stakeholders attended this year’s award ceremony and according to the acting Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer At Kenya Airports Authority Alex Gitari, the industry has continued to derive value from the aviation business excellence awards initiative.
Other winners included DB Schenker in the Customs Agents Category, Maya duty-free in the retail shop’s services category and express travel group in the ground transportation services category.
Paul Caffe Kenya won in the hospitality services – restaurants category with Kenya Airways claiming the prize for airline services – cargo category. Etihad Airways emerged victorious in the airline services – passenger category.
ABEA 2019 assessed the participating companies based on leadership and management, human resource focus and customer orientation and marketing.