As the GT Tested Reader Survey enters its 20th year, leading travel magazine recognizes 5-, 10- and 20-year winners
YARDLEY, Pa., Dec. 1, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global Traveler, the only monthly magazine for frequent luxury travelers, announces the five-year Quint Status winners and 10-year Hall of Fame winners in its GT Tested Reader Survey awards. As the awards enter its 20th year, GT adds Platinum Status to acknowledge 20-year winners. The special statuses commemorate consecutive winners in the same category in the magazine's GT Tested Reader Survey awards for five, 10 and 20 years. Global Traveler's readers vote on the awards; more than 20,000 voted in 2023. In years with winners who have won for 15 consecutive years, Crystal Status awards are given.
The 2023 winners of Quint Status are:
Best Airline in North America
Best Frequent-Flyer Affinity Credit Card Benefits
Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® Card from Bank of America
Best Airline in North Asia (Excluding China)
Best Small- to Mid-Sized Business Program
IHG® Business Edge
Best Airport Parking
The Parking Spot
The 2023 winner of Hall of Fame Status is:
Best Airline in Central/South Asia & India
The 2023 winners of Platinum Status are:
Best Airline for Onboard Service
Best Airline for Flight Attendants
Best Airport in North America
Chicago O'Hare International Airport
Best Overall Frequent-Flyer Program
Quint, Hall of Fame and Platinum Status winners will be feted at an event Dec. 13, at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena. To learn more about this year's Quint, Hall of Fame and Platinum Status inductees, pick up the December issue of Global Traveler, available now, or visit globaltravelerusa.com.
About Global Traveler
With nearly 550,000 readers, Global Traveler connects brands with U.S.-based frequent, affluent travelers. According to MRI Simmons, GT readers have an average net worth of $2 million and 50 percent are CEOs and owners of companies. Our readers average 18 domestic flights per year and 93 percent travel internationally on a regular basis (18 round-trips in the last three years), mostly in first and business class. More than 80 percent stay in 4- and 5-star hotels, at an average 210 nights per year. Special editions complement monthly issues. Each year, Global Traveler awards the GT Tested Reader Survey awards and the Leisure Lifestyle Awards.
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