We would like to take this moment to thank the organizations and institutions that have seen us as worthy of some distinction in 2012. Obtaining awards, endorsements, seals or accolades is not one of the companies goals, however we are pleased to share in this report some of the awards obtained for a year, as we feel extremely honoured to have merited these and they symbolize the support we have received from our community.
These have been the most significant:
- Honourable Mention to a Public or Private Entity, for his contribution in the field of Volunteering and Solidarity, granted by the Cabildo Insular de Tenerife to the Compañía de las Islas Occidentales, CIO Group.
- Young Entrepreneur Award, presented by the Rotary Club Tenerife to Mónica Rumeu Zamorano for Innovation that has led to Humanitarian Service.
- "TUI Environmental Champion 2012", obtained by the Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque.
- "Travelife, for advocacy and defence of the environment", awarded to the Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque.
- Excellence Awards 2.0 in the category of Environment, the Cabildo of Tenerife awarded the Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque for its use of social media in the advocacy of respect for the environment.
- Renewal of the Biosphere Seal for the second year running - Gran Hotel Bahia del Duque.