NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AFAR Media named OTG a Travel Visionary when the magazine announced that OTG will receive the magazine's 2016 Travel Vanguard Award tonight in recognition of their exceptional efforts to improve travelers' experiences, by re-imagining dining experiences at airports throughout North America.
OTG's CEO Rick Blatstein celebrates receiving AFAR Magazine's Travel Vanguard Award today with the OTG crew at Delta's LaGuardia Experience in Terminal D.
A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/eea0617a-aaf5-4a4a-881b-92de62d03fe1 OTG is unlike any other in the category, focusing not just on diverse offerings of excellent dining options, they also focus on design and technology, creating new ways that travelers may experience and enjoy their time and space, en route to their next destination. "It's a particular honor to be included in AFAR's shortlist of travel service providers who are making a difference to how North Americans travel," said Rick Blatstein, OTG's CEO. "We're big fans of AFAR's discriminating taste and style and if they determine we're doing something well, we're both thrilled and humbled. This recognition is received on behalf of our 4,000 crewmembers as we salute their extraordinary efforts at our 11 airports across North America. But just wait for what's in store: the best is yet to come!" OTG is currently completing its $120 million re-imagining of United Airlines' Terminal C at Newark Liberty International Airport. They are also working with United to transform its hub at Houston's George Bush Intercontinental and with American Airlines in Philadelphia.