And the winners are...!

Travel insurance

FinalistsThe International Travel Insurance Journal Awards 2012 took place on Thursday 1 November, at a glittering ceremony held in the Hotel Arts Barcelona.

Without further ado, the winners are:

Marketing Award of the Year: Olympus Managed Health Care

Air Ambulance Provider of the Year: FAI

Intermediary of the Year: Columbus Direct

Insurer/Underwriter of the Year: Ingle International

Assistance/Claims Handler of the Year: SOS International

Legal Services Provider of the Year: Penningtons Solicitors

Cost Containment of the Year: GMMI

Hospital/Medical Provider of the Year: Grupo Hospitalario Quiron

Full winner details

The ITIJ and ITIC teams would like to congratulate all of the 2012 winners for a great year of operations! All the finalists, though, are to be congratulated for their achievements over the last 12 months, which are collectively continuing to drive the travel insurance industry forward, helping travellers when they need it most. Sarah Watson, editor of ITIJ, said after the ceremony: “What a fantastic night! It has been great to see all the delegates so excited about the ITIJ Awards, and a privilege to be part of such a well-received conference and awards ceremony. Congratulations to all the finalists, and a special well done to the winners tonight!”

ITIJ would also like to offer its thanks to all the ITIJ Awards sponsors, without whom the night would not have been the same – Colin Plotkin and Sons Consulting, MarmAssistance, GlobalExcel Management, WTP Assist, and EURAMI.

We are already looking forward to seeing even more delegates in Vienna in 2013! Put it in your diary now – 4-7 November 2013.