Etisalat has joined hands with the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Etihad Airways to package unbeatable offers for its premium GEM customers.
This partnership aimed at strengthening the GEM reward system and offer Etisalat GEM customers unparalleled lifestyle and loyalty benefits including discounted flight tickets and new roaming package.
Manager, Customer Loyalty, Etisalat Nigeria, Temitope Omole; Account Manager, Etihad Airways, Ademola Adeyemo; Chief Marketing Officer, Etisalat Nigeria, Angelone Francesco; Marketing Manager, Etihad Airways, Folasade Akinboro and Director, Consumer Segment, Etisalat Nigeria, Oluwole Rawa, at the launch of Etisalat/Etihad Airways High Flyer Reward, held at Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos, today Tuesday, 30th June, 2015.
Etisalat GEM is the reward program from Etisalat that offers amazing reward to loyal high value customers who attain a pre-defined threshold on the network over a 12-month period.
With the partnership, Etisalat GEM customers will pay less than $3000 for family holiday to the UAE which is inclusive of flight tickets, hotel stay for 4 nights and 30-day visa for a family of three. Similarly, Etisalat GEM customers are entitled to 20 per cent discount on flight tickets to the UAE when they choose to fly Etihad Airways whilst getting roaming discounts during their holiday. Commenting on the partnership, Chief Marketing Officer of Etisalat Nigeria, Francesco Angelone said the partnership was conceived to deliver the highest quality of service and satisfaction for the company’s GEM customers. Francesco added, ‘’The goal of our partnership with Etihad Airways is to add value to the lives of our GEM customers and make holiday trips and vacations more enjoyable for them with value-added incentives. We believe that this partnership with Etihad Airways will provide unparalleled satisfaction to our GEM customers.’’ Speaking on the partnership, Maurice Phohleli, Etihad Airways’ Vice President, Africa Sub Sahara and Indian Ocean, said: “We are confident our collaboration with Etisalat on this promotion will reward new and existing guests with travel options that provide great value. Etihad Airways prides itself on building strong relationships with its guests and, with the summer holidays here, we intend to show our appreciation by rewarding GEM customers for their loyalty.” . To become an Etisalat GEM customer, subscribers only need to spend a minimum of N120, 000 on Etisalat products/services