Anna Piredda, Team Leader at Corporate Traveller, has been named Reservations Consultant of the Year at The People Awards 2016, organised by The Business Travel Magazine.
Announced at a prestigious ceremony held at London’s Grange Tower Bridge Hotel on Friday 27th May, the award recognises Anna’s impeccable customer service and motivating leadership, along with her ability to go the extra mile for both colleagues and clients.
Anna commented; “I’ve always been dedicated to providing my clients with a personal and trusted service, and I’m incredibly proud too see my work acknowledged by The People Awards 2016. I work with a superb team of professionals at Corporate Traveller and together we always try and surpass expectations, ensuring the very best for our clients. I’m excited to continue nurturing our client relationships, secure new accounts and develop my talented team.”
Anna was chosen by a judging panel of highly experienced business travel professionals, headed by Chairman Tony Pilcher. Regarding her win, The People Awards judges commented: “In a highly competitive category where five nominations were short-listed, Anna’s inspirational leadership and strong communication skills, evidenced by both internal and client feedback, demonstrated the true value of customer service by recognising the importance between relationship management, client retention and gaining new business.
“Taking pro-active, personal and creative initiatives to understand the customer’s requirements ensured the delivery of an excellent service. A quote from a booking PA says it all ”Anna makes my job so much easier when booking travel, she looks at all different options, finding the best deals with an extremely efficient and friendly style and is always happy to go that extra mile.“ ”
Since being appointed Team Leader in August 2015, Anna has excelled in her position, providing outstanding customer service, dedication and passion. She is devoted to ensuring great relationships with her clients, which is evident in the personal connections she has with individual clients and the trust she has instilled in them. Anna takes pride in seeing her team thrive and draws out their talent. All of these attributes have resulted in Anna being awarded with the commendable accolade.
The People Awards distinguishes individuals and teams who are judged to be outstanding performers in their field, with an emphasis on recognising winners who are leading the business travel sector into the future.