The 2014 Leadership, Business & Service Excellence Awards saw UAE Exchange, India winning the coveted award for the ‘Most Outstanding Contribution to Tourism in the State of Kerala’. The award endorsed by Brands Academy, recognizes India’s leading Business Organizations, Service Providers, Professionals and Entrepreneurs across the country.
On March 31, at a function held in Ramada Powai Hotel, Mumbai, Grand Master Mr. Vishwanathan Anand handed over the award to Mr. Sudhakar, Chief Marketing Officer and Mr. Yapheth Killekar, Regional Head – Mumbai. The function was studded with numerous corporate magnates, business gurus and other who’s who from across the country. It was made interesting with a game of chess that the Grand Master played with Mr. Sudhakar.
Mr. V. George Antony, MD & Country Head of UAE Exchange said, “It is an honor to be recognized as an outstanding contributor to tourism in Kerala, God’s own country. The 100 branches in Kerala, enables us to cater to customers and pay attention to minute details of their preferences, convenience and economy, be it travel for business or pleasure. Being in the travel industry over a decade has definitely afforded us an edge over competition and we are glad that our dedication is recognized and appreciated.”
UAE Exchange is IATA accredited and Ministry of Tourism approved. The company flaunts a stack of laurels for quality service, leadership, internal magazine, human resource development and corporate social responsibility. It has been awarded the PRSI Award, Global CSR Excellence & Leadership Awards, CMO Asia Awards, Rashtriya Udyog Ratna Award, Quality Brands India Award, Human Capital Award, and the Money Gram Award for three consecutive years apart from the Boss of the Year Award.
UAE Exchange is also the corporate member of FICCI, ASSOCHAM, CII, National Safety Council, ABCI, KCCI and KMA, National Organization for Commerce and Industry, and PRSI.