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Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2015/06/12 - GuestLogix, Inc. announced that its SVP Corporate Affairs, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Peter Nguyen, has been honoured with an award at the Global Counsel Awards 2015, hosted by the International Law Office™ - GuestLogix.com. TSX: GXI
GuestLogix, Inc., the leading global provider of ancillary-focused merchandising, payment and business intelligence technology to airlines, rail operators and the passenger travel industry, today announced that its SVP Corporate Affairs, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Peter Nguyen, has been honoured with an award at the Global Counsel Awards 2015, hosted by the International Law Office™. Nguyen was named "General Counsel of the Year: General Commercial" at an official awards ceremony on Thursday, June 11 in New York. The awards, in their ninth year, aim to recognize lawyers for their achievements across a full spectrum of in-house responsibility.
The International Law Office, with the support of the Association of Corporate Counsel, conducted in-depth analysis of in-house lawyers and legal departments worldwide for the Global Counsel Awards 2015. Over 4,000 individual nominations from corporate counsel and law firm partners make the Global Counsel Awards unique in clearly identifying those in-house counsel, both teams and individuals, who excel in their specific roles.
Respondents were asked to focus on criteria such as effective communication, legal understanding, commercial awareness, gaps and strength of team, and management skills. No candidate made the shortlist without multiple nominations from senior in-house counsel or law firm partners, and awards were presented only in categories for which more than 200 nominations were received.
Additional nominees throughout the evening included representatives from Apple Inc, United Airlines, Microsoft, Intel Corporation, Ebay Inc. and American Express.
About Guestlogix, Inc.
GuestLogix, Inc. (guestlogix.com | openjawtech.com), is a global leader in comprehensive merchandising, payment and business intelligence technology delivered to the passenger travel industry, both onboard and off-board. Bringing over a decade of expertise as the industry’s most trusted onboard transaction processing partner to airlines, rail operators and elsewhere in the passenger travel industry, GuestLogix powers the industry’s growing reliance on ancillary revenue generation. Both direct to operators as well as through partnerships with global leaders in catering, duty-free, inflight entertainment and self-service retail experts, the Company provides the payment services touching over 1 billion travelling consumers each year. On December 23, 2014, GuestLogix announced the acquisition of OpenJaw Technologies, a Dublin-based technology company focused on travel retailing innovation in the e-commerce segment. GuestLogix' global headquarters and centre for product innovation is located in Toronto, with regional offices located in Dallas, London, Dublin, Galway, Madrid and Hong Kong, and product innovation labs located in Moncton and Kraków.
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