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CALGARY, Nov. 4, 2015 /CNW/ - WestJet today congratulated and welcomed
Marc Garneau as Canada's Minister of Transport.
"We are very pleased to welcome Marc Garneau as Minister of Transport,"
said Gregg Saretsky, WestJet President and CEO. "Minister Garneau has
had an illustrious career as a pilot, engineer, astronaut, naval
officer, head of the Canadian Space Agency and politician and we
applaud the Trudeau government's appointment of Marc Garneau as
Minister of Transport.
"His extensive aviation background lends itself to our industry and we
look forward to working with him and his office on the many important
challenges and opportunities that face our industry."
We are proud to be Canada's highest-rated airline for customer service,
powered by an award-winning culture of care and recognized as one of
the country's top employers. We offer scheduled service to 100
destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and
Europe. Through our regional airline, WestJet Encore, and with
partnerships with airlines representing every major region of the
world, we offer our guests more than 150 destinations in more than 20
countries. Leveraging WestJet's extensive network, flight schedule and
remarkable guest experience, WestJet Vacations delivers affordable,
flexible travel experiences with a variety of accommodation options for
every guest. Members of our WestJet Rewards program earn WestJet
dollars on flights, vacation packages and more. Our members use WestJet
dollars towards the purchase of WestJet flights and vacations packages
on any day, at any time, to any WestJet destination with no blackout
periods ̶ even on seat sales. For more information about everything
WestJet, please visit westjet.com.
Recent recognition includes:
2015/2014/2013/2012 Top three brands in Canada (Canadian Business magazine)
2015 Best Employers in Canada (Aon Hewitt)
2015/2014/2013 WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard ranked #1 in Canada
2014/2013 WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard ranked #1 in the Canada's
Choice ranking (RewardsCanada.ca)
2014 Interbrand Canada's Best Canadian Brands (Rank #20)
2014 Brands of the Year (Strategy magazine)
2014 Canada's Most Preferred Airline (Ipsos)
2014 Value Airline of the Year (Air Transport World magazine)
2014/2013/2012 Canada's Most Attractive Employer (Randstad)
2014/2013/2012/2011 Highest equity score: airline, vacation package
supplier brands (Harris/Decima EquiTrend Study)
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