Transcorp Hilton Abuja has challenged over 37 Hilton properties worldwide to win the Sales Team of the Year Global Award at the 2022 Commercial Services Summit Awards.
Islam Elmaddah, Hotel Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja said, the Sales team’s collaborative approach has been a key factor in their success as each member brings a unique set of skills and expertise to the table, and work together seamlessly to achieve their goals.
He said the team has done excellently well in identifying new opportunities, negotiating deals, or providing exceptional customer service.
Elmaddah explained that the Sales team has also demonstrated a deep commitment to the community through supporting local charities, mentoring aspiring sales professionals, and leading industry events to help advance the sales profession.
“Our guests remain the greatest beneficiaries of these achievements as we are challenged to consistently exceed their expectations and deliver world class experiences to them,” said Daniel F. Ekun, Director of Sales, Transcorp Hilton Abuja. “No hotel can succeed without loyal guests, so we deeply appreciate the patronage from our esteemed guests and are determined more than ever to exceed their expectations by providing exceptional services,” he said.
The Sales Team winners of the Award (L-R: Betty Aguiyi-Ironsi-Commercial Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Ebiese Agbedeyi-Senior Sales Executive, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Juliet Abaka-Sales Administrator, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Daniel F. Ekun- Director of Sales, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Islam El-Maddah-Hotel Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Bulent Tarlan – General Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Ansu Du Plessis – Regional Commercial Director, African & Indian Ocean; Brett Delport – Regional Director Sales Operations, African & Indian Ocean, Divine Okpe – Sales Executive, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Augustine Oguche – Senior Sales Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja; Jemuel Akpan – Sales Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja).
Ijeoma Osuji, eCommerce Manager, Transcorp Hilton Abuja said despite the challenges posed post pandemic, the sales team at Transcorp Hilton Abuja has continued to exceed their targets and drive growth for the company. Their innovative strategies, unwavering determination, and strong work ethic have enabled them to consistently deliver outstanding results, even in the face of adversity.
Transcorp Hilton Abuja, a multiple award winning hotel, is the flagship of Nigeria’s hospitality industry. Built in a remote location in the ‘80s, the hotel pioneered a bustling community and catalyzed Abuja’s evolution into the thriving capital city it is today.
Centrally located in the capital’s commercial district, the hotel is one of the largest in sub-Saharan Africa and serves as a national landmark, having hosted countless heads of state and global events. With a host of on-site facilities including 667 guest rooms, seven restaurants and bars, a shopping arcade, and extensive recreational facilities, the hotel is acclaimed as the beating heart of the city.