Cox & Kings bags two awards at the Galileo-Express Travelworld Awards 29th, November 2006
Cox & Kings bags two awards at the Galileo-Express Travelworld awards
Mumbai, Nov 30th, 06: It was celebration time for Cox & Kings at the Galileo-Express Travelworld awards that took place at the ITC Maurya Sheraton in New Delhi last weekend, when the company walked away with two prestigious awardsThe Best Domestic Tour Operator Award and the Best Technology award.
Peter Kerkar, group CEO and Karan Anand, Director, received the two awards on behalf of the company.
It is for the third time in a row that the company has won the award in the Best Domestic Tour Operator Category
Commenting Peter Kerkar stated, ``we are honoured at winning two awards at the Galileo-Express Travelworld awards and we owe this to our customers who have shown tremendous faith in our brand. We can proudly claim to be the first tour operator to have branded domestic holidays and this has also been recognised by the Ministry of Tourism, which has consistently awarded us with the Best Domestic Tour Operator award.
In the present business environment, cutting-edge technology helps optimize human resources and improve efficiencies and they form the backbone of any company. Cox & Kings is a proud recipient of the Best Technology in the Travel Industry award.
Kerkar adds, `` We at Cox & Kings always embraced & identified technology as a business enabler to support all our business units. We have a complete end to end scalable & flexible integrated system for all the business units and have adopted cutting edge technologies to drive our business. Due to the automation of all our business units, Cox & Kings has managed to increase its sales, reduce its operational costs and concentrate on our core competencies.
About Cox & Kings
Cox & Kings is a 248-year-old travel company, which was established in 1758. It has been a long and eventful journey since then and it offers a one-stop shop for the travel needs of all segments of travelers. It specializes in Destination Management, Leisure Travel, Business Travel, Conference/MICE and Currency Exchange. It has been consistently winning numerous awards among the many are the Government of Indias National Tourism Award for conferences which Cox & Kings has been winning every year for the last 10 years. It won the `Best Foreign Tour Operator award at the Galileo Express Travel Awards in 2003-04, and it has also won the Best Domestic Tour Operator award consistently for the last three years.