Honoring the corporates that have led the way in mainstreaming disability, The Disability Matters Award – Asia Pacific 2017 by Springboard Consulting LLC today awarded IndiGo for its continued commitment towards creating a disabled-friendly infrastructure and environment for passengers with reduced mobility through their services, products and campaigns. The prestigious award is bestowed upon prominent corporates across Asia Pacific region. IndiGo is the only Indian airline to have been conferred with the Disability Matters Award for the third time after 2015 for making air travel hassle-free and convenient for passengers with reduced mobility.
Speaking on the occasion, Ms Summi Sharma, Vice President, ifly and Head CSR at IndiGo, said, “ Having recognized for our commitment towards making air travel hassle free and convenient for passengers with reduced mobility is not only a milestone, but is truly a humbling moment for us at IndiGo. With the introduction of auto step bus or Braille menu on board, IndiGo today is the only Indian airline with a ‘boarding ramp’, resonating with the airline’s uncompromising character on customer comfort where low cost never means low quality.”
Ms Sharma further added, “Recognition of this stature for the second time is a huge encouragement for the entire team. On behalf of team IndiGo, I thank the esteemed jury for giving us the award.”
Springboard Consulting’s Disability Matters is considered one of the most important corporate events in the world. The highly coveted awards and conference is held annually in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. These awards are given to Corporations around the globe that are leading the way in mainstreaming disability in three categories: Workforce, Workplace and/or Marketplace. To read more about the award and past winners, please visit http://consultspringboard.com/