Atlanta, GA – Aug 9, 2023 – Mr. Samson Arega Bekele, Regional Director of Ethiopian Airlines for the US, has been awarded prestigious high honors from the State of Georgia and Trinity International University of Ambassadors Corp., Florida, in recognition of his exceptional achievements and remarkable contributions to the aviation industry.
The State of Georgia has bestowed its recognition upon Mr. Bekele for his outstanding service to mankind and exemplary leadership, presenting him with the esteemed Georgia Honorary Citizen Award. This prestigious accolade was granted by Representative Dewey McClain on behalf of the State of Georgia and the Georgia Secretary of State during a ceremony at the Georgia State Capitol in Atlanta, GA.
“On behalf of the State of Georgia and the Georgia Secretary of State, it is an honor and privilege to present this distinguished recognition to Mr. Samson Arega Bekele. His exceptional service to humanity and outstanding leadership truly embody the spirit of our state, and we celebrate his remarkable achievements in the aviation industry.” – Representative Dewey McClain
Trinity International University of Ambassadors Corp., Florida, joins in celebrating Mr. Bekele’s visionary leadership and significant impact on the global aviation landscape. In acknowledgment of his unwavering commitment to service and his exceptional career achievements, the university proudly bestows upon him High Honors in the form of an Honorary Doctorate of Philosophy. Additionally, President Joe Biden has conferred upon him the Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award, honoring his lifelong dedication to community and humanity.
In his role as the Regional Director of Ethiopian Airlines for the US, Mr. Bekele has consistently demonstrated his capacity to turn visions into reality through sound strategic development. His intuitive grasp of opportunities within organizations, coupled with his skill in aligning them to drive tangible business advantages, has earned him great acclaim. Moreover, Mr. Bekele’s inspiring leadership style, combined with his financial acumen, has propelled Ethiopian Airlines to new heights.
Mr. Bekele’s journey began with Ethiopian Airlines as part of a commercial program for young professionals, where he garnered numerous accolades, including graduating with honors and a gold medal in International Trade & Investment Management in Ethiopia. He continued his pursuit of academic excellence with a Master’s degree from the University of Mississippi, where he
graduated with honors and was inducted into the esteemed Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Furthermore, his insights into the airline industry were honed during his tenure at the Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy.
“As a proud graduate of Mississippi State University, I want to emphasize that my unwavering allegiance to my alma mater did not stand in the way of recognizing and honoring the remarkable achievements of Mr. Samson Arega Bekele. Even amidst the spirited sports rivalry between Mississippi State University and the University of Mississippi, I am thrilled to commemorate such a distinguished individual.” – Dr. Jacqueline Mohair
Trinity International University of Ambassadors Corp., located in Florida, takes immense pride in commemorating Mr. Samson Arega Bekele’s exceptional accomplishments and leadership in the aviation industry. Under his guidance, Ethiopian Airlines continues to ascend, solidifying its position as a prominent household name in Africa and one of the leading aviation groups on the continent.
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