Aventure Aviation is the recipient of the seventh annual 2016 Global Impact Award. This year’s ceremony took place April 20 at the Global Impact Awards Luncheon at the Georgia Aquarium.
The event is hosted by the Metro Atlanta Chamber’s Global Commerce Council to honor international business excellence, innovation and leadership. Companies and organizations compete in four categories: foreign investment, global business growth, innovation and global partner.
Aventure won the award in the Global Business Growth Category, beating out major competitors Equifax and InComm. This category recognizes a metro Atlanta organization or company that has exhibited significant growth globally in terms of international investment, export of goods and services and/or international partnerships.
Attending on behalf of Aventure were Zaheer Faruqi, president; Talha Faruqi, vice president of operations; and Maria Brodzik, controller.
“We are grateful for this recognition from the Atlanta Metro Chamber in the area of Global Trade,” said Talha Faruqi. “This award is a testament to our great team at Aventure who work tirelessly in our offices across the world to serve our customers.”
The luncheon was emceed by Fred Blankenship, morning anchor for Channel 2 Action News, and the keynote speaker was David Abney, chairman and CEO of UPS.
Aventure Aviation is a leading ASA-100 accredited aviation parts and services company headquartered near Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. With offices in Toronto, Dubai, Riga, and Istanbul, and representatives in strategic locations worldwide, Aventure’s dedicated team is available 24/7 to support the ever growing demands of airlines and MROs for routine and AOG parts.
Aventure’s services also include OEM distributorships, component repair & overhaul management, and surplus inventory consignment sales. Aventure’s modern facilities include a large, purpose-built warehouse that stocks Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, Embraer, and Lockheed Hercules aircraft parts.
Since 2001, Aventure has earned numerous industry recognitions, including Aircraft Technology Engineering & Maintenance’s (ATE&M) “Best Spare Parts Provider 2011” award. Aventure also has been ranked among America’s fastest growing private companies for 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 by Inc. Magazine.