Leading Mexican airline hosts top-producing U.S. and Canada travel agents, wholesalers, and OTAs in Mérida, Yucatan for business and leisure events.
MEXICO CITY, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Emphasizing its growth and successful business partnerships, Interjet Airlines celebrated its best producing travel partners from the U.S. and Canada at a special, four-day business and leisure event co-sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism Development of Yucatan (SEFOTUR) and industry leaders from the Yucatan tourism industry. The awards, presented to those travel partners that led the way in terms of sales and quality of service, were presented during a gala dinner and ceremony at the Restaurant Hermana República, Xcanatún.
"We are very thankful for the continued support of all Interjet's travel partners and honored to give special recognition to our top industry agents," said Julio Gamero, Chief Commercial Officer, Interjet Airlines. "We are also grateful to the Ministry of Tourism Development of Yucatan for their partnership and support for this event. Mérida and Yucatan have a special place in Interjet's history as we have been flying to and from the region for over 10 years. We are also happy to announce we will be adding more capacity on several routes to and from Merida," he added.
"We are very grateful for the long-standing partnership Merida and Yucatan have enjoyed with Interjet Airlines," commented Michelle Fridman, Head of the Ministry of Tourism of Yucatan. "For Yucatan, it is very important we continue to work with our tourism and travel partners to promote our beautiful state and tourism products to our key markets," she added.
In addition to business sessions where attendees were able to learn more about the airline's plans for future growth and Yucatan's tourism offering, they enjoyed hosted tours of various attractions in the state including the Historic Center of Mérida; Uxmal, an ancient Maya city considered one of the most important archaeological sites of Maja culture; and the Museo de la Gastronomia Yucateca where attendees were able to tour the history of Yucatan gastronomy as well as sample some of the recipes.
For more information regarding Interjet or to make a reservation, visit http://www.interjet.com or in the U.S. call (866) 285-9525.
Interjet is an international airline based in Mexico City carrying 14 million passengers annually within Mexico and between Mexico, the United States, Canada, Central, and South America. In all, it provides air service to 54 destinations in 10 countries offering its passengers greater connections and travel options through agreements with major airlines such as Alitalia, All Nippon Airways (ANA), American Airlines, British Airways, Emirates, Air Canada, LATAM Group, Iberia, Lufthansa, Hainan Airlines, Qatar Airlines, and Japan Airlines.
Interjet was also honored with Skytrax's World Airline Award as the Best Low-Cost Airline in Mexico and Best Cabin Crew in Mexico as well as being awarded the Travelers' Choice Trip Advisor Award as the best Mexico airline.
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