AIG Renews its Strategic Relationship with Hills Advertising LLC

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

AIG has announced that an agreement has been reached with Hills Advertising (Hills), LLC to continue its commercial advertising program at QAIA through to 31December 2011. According to the agreement, Hills will have the exclusive indoor and outdoor commercial advertising rights at QAIA for all areas under AIG`s responsibility.

The renewed relationship with Hills will give advertisers the opportunity to reach over 4.75 million passengers travelling through QAIA annually, as well as the scores of meeters, greeters and well-wishers visiting the airport daily. The comprehensive advertising program includes the outdoor advertising displays at the entry way and exits of the Airport, as well as the jet bridges and the backlit displays throughout the terminal.

Curtis Grad, CEO of AIG, stated “We are pleased to renew this strategic relationship with Hills, which will now be offering an even broader range of advertising options throughout QAIA. The Airport is a tremendous opportunity for businesses to get through to their target markets, reaching up 20,000 of our passengers and guests daily, through a highly visible and effective range of advertising media."

On his part, Eng. Sami Al Mufleh, CEO of Hills Advertising, called for interested advertisers to visit the agency’s website for more information and details on any advertising solutions that the company offers.

The US750 million rehabilitation and expansion works at QAIA are well underway, including construction of a new state-of-the-art 100,000 square meter passenger terminal. AIG, under the terms of a 25-year concession agreement with the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, is responsible for the operation of the airport, the rehabilitation of existing facilities and the construction of the new terminal.

AIG is a Jordanian company with private shareholding by Invest AD (Abu Dhabi, UAE), Noor Financial Investment Company (Kuwait), Edgo Group (Jordan), Joannou & Paraskevaides (Overseas) Limited (Cyprus), J&P-Avax (Greece) and Aéroports de Paris Management (France).