Gulf Air, Bahrain’s national carrier, recently saw two members of its senior cabin crew, representing the airline’s duty free sales team, recognized at the 2014 Inflight Sales Person of the Year Conference (ISPY).
Gulf Air Ms Sandra Stojanovic and Ms Ewa Chachlowska were both awarded the Silver Medal for Sales Awareness and Maximizing Sales Techniques.
Gulf Air Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Nasser AlSalmi commented, “We are delighted to be recognized in this industry-wide event. Being awarded the Silver Medal in this prestigious category attests to Gulf Air crew members’ ability to work together as a team, to their dedication, commitment and their knowledge of inflight duty free services.”
The DFASS Group, the world’s largest inflight duty free specialty retailer, will work alongside Gulf Air in 2014 to implement the airline’s Flight Attendant Certification Program. This industry-changing program will continue to build the centerpiece of the Gulf Air Sky Galleria around In-Flight.
ISPY provides a one-of-a-kind international social, networking, sales training, competition, and awards opportunity for airline crew, crew management, buyers, concessionaires and sponsors. This year’s event saw 100 of the world’s greatest selling cabin crew from thirty eight airlines, ten concessionaire and forty sponsor companies come together for five days of training, assessments, workshops, trade show and more.