Nissan Saudi Arabia Announces a Double Recognition at the 9th National Auto Awards
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (November 25, 2021) – Nissan Saudi Arabia announced a double recognition at the 9th National Auto Awards 2021 event which was held last week by PR Arabia, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The event involved the participation of widely known car manufacturers, automotive media, and industry stakeholders. In the special awards category, the General Manager of Corporate Communications at Nissan Saudi Arabia, Hatoun Bushnaq, was acknowledged for being the ‘Best Communications Manager’. Additionally, the Nissan Altima 2021 was selected as the ‘Best Medium Family Sedan’ in its class, and it received 35% of the votes, the highest number of votes compared to its competitors, based on the public vote and the choice of automotive experts.
Commenting on this significant occasion, Bader El Houssami, Managing Director at Nissan Saudi Arabia said, “On behalf of Nissan KSA, we are honored to receive these remarkable awards in recognition of our products and people. At Nissan Saudi Arabia, we take immense pride in the achievements of our local talents, and we are always pleased to support them to continuously thrive in the automotive field. Having said that, we are proud of our General Manager of Corporate Communication at Nissan KSA, Hatoun Bushnaq, for receiving the ‘Best Communications Manager’ award, as it reflects Nissan’s commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion within the workplace. We are also happy for the recognition received by our Nissan Altima 2021 for driving innovation as well as accelerating NIM introduction to the region as part of the Nissan Next transformational plan to ensure an excellent driving experience for the customers full of advanced technology, safety, and comfort on the road.”
Also commenting on this occasion is Hatoun Bushnaq, General Manager of Corporate Communication at Nissan KSA, “I’m delighted to receive the ‘Best Communications Manager’ award at PR Arabia’s 9thNational Auto Award. Having the opportunity to represent one of the biggest automotive companies in the world, as one of the few female leaders in the Saudi automotive sector, is an achievement. I’m grateful to receive such a recognition that echoes the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 efforts towards female empowerment. I’d also like to thank Nissan Saudi Arabia for believing in my capabilities, constantly supporting me throughout my journey, and for striving to create a diverse and inclusive workplace where employees are always motivated to rise to challenges and achieve ambitious goals.”
The Nissan Altima 2021 is equipped with safety features such as the ProPILOT Assist which aims to unlock the joy of driving by helping the driver stay in their lane and maintaining a preset distance between the driver’s car and the car ahead. The Altima also offers seamless connectivity and convenience through its advanced NIM (Nissan Intelligent Mobility) technology, bold design, and available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive to bring excitement to the mid-size sedan segment.
The National Auto Award was launched in 2012 by PR Arabia to recognize efforts made by those in the automotive industry and to encourage them to offer customers the best service to enhance overall customer satisfaction.
These recognitions act as a testament to Nissan KSA’s success in being a people-focused brand by empowering customers on the road as well as ensuring the continual progression of employees and enabling them to reach their full potential.