July 17, 2012
-- Given its uniqueness and excellence, Umniah received ‘The Best Interactive Award’ on the social networking site ‘Facebook’
under the Telecommunications Category in the competition that is organized annually by the “Pan Arab Awards Academy”. The winner was announced during a grand ceremony that was arranged by the Academy, and was attended by several officials from the public and private sector from Jordan and other Arab countries.
Umniah’s CEO, Ihab Hinnawi commented on this achievement:
“Umniah has always been driven by technological advancements to ensure we are keeping up with our users wherever they are. Today, social networking sites, especially Facebook, play an integral role for our customers and this encouraged us to have a direct and interactive presence.”
Mr. Hinnawi added: “Receiving this reputable award is an honour for us considering the significance of the Pan Arab Awards Academy in stimulating creativity and innovation in the field of management and design of websites in the Arab region. This strongly validates our devotion for creativity and innovation in various aspects.”
Umniah’s Facebook Page, “Umniah Belong” is characterised by its modern and elegant design as well as by its interesting technological discussions. The Page has so far attracted over one hundred and fifty seven thousand members, and the number is on the rise.
It is worth mentioning that Umniah is one of the earliest telecom companies to have a solid presence on social networking sites, in particular Facebook and Twitter. Umniah believes that it is essential to provide effective and direct communication with a wide portion of their customers to facilitate the introduction of new services and products, and to receive any suggestions and comments from subscribers. This will undoubtedly enhance and improve Umniah’s bond with their users and increase their satisfaction.
Rooting back to its valuable history, the Pan Arab Awards Academy aims at providing awards for the best and most interactive online platforms that is distinguished by a creative design and is well managed according to world-class standards. This comes as an encouragement for many companies to create and lead interactive online platforms.