Press release

Stephen Kilmer of Hamilton made a qualifying purchase at Toronto Pearson on December 12, 2018 and will drive away in a new Genesis G80

March 22, 2019

TORONTO, CANADA – Toronto Pearson, in cooperation with Genesis Motors Canada, is pleased to have given away a Genesis G80 Sport to one lucky winner who made a qualifying purchase at Toronto Pearson between November 25, 2018 and January 12, 2019 as part of the airport’s Cheers to the Holidays promotion. 

The car was won by Stephen Kilmer, a resident of Hamilton, who made a qualifying purchase at Toronto Pearson on December 12, 2018. The car was presented to Kilmer during an event at the Genesis-sponsored valet drop-off area on level 5 of Toronto Pearson’s Terminal 1 parking facilities on Friday, March 22, 2019.

“The giveaway, and our partnership with Genesis Motors Canada, is emblematic of our commitment to giving passengers new and exciting experiences to entertain them while at the airport,” said Scott Collier, Vice President, Commercial and Terminal Services at the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA). “We’re thrilled to be able to celebrate this innovative partnership and to see one of our valued passengers drive off behind the wheel of this luxury Genesis sedan today.” 

Toronto Pearson’s partnership with Genesis uses creative experiential marketing techniques to bring the Genesis experience to life for travellers. Toronto Pearson is a bustling environment, filled with one of Genesis’ most important target consumers: busy, affluent individuals who expect nothing less than a tailored vehicle purchasing and ownership experience to suit their on-the-go lifestyle.

In addition to the Genesis-sponsored valet area, the Genesis Brand Experience Centre in Terminal 1 is ideally situated directly across from some of the airport’s busiest gates for business travellers. Toronto Pearson’s partnership with Genesis also features a branded tunnel experience that is a first of its kind for any airport the world, befitting a partnership between the country’s largest airport and Canada’s New Luxury Car Brand.

About the Greater Toronto Airports Authority

The GTAA is the operator of Toronto Pearson International Airport. The GTAA’s vision is to make Toronto Pearson the best airport in the world. Towards this objective, the GTAA focuses on ensuring the safety and security of passengers and airport employees, enhancing the passenger experience and supporting the success of its airline partners. Toronto Pearson served 49.5 million passengers in 2018, making it Canada's largest airport and the second-busiest North American international airport. For more information please visit Toronto Pearson on TwitterFacebook or Instagram.

About Genesis Motors Canada

Genesis Motors Canada is headquartered in Markham, ON and distributes, markets, and services Genesis vehicles in Canada. Genesis is an all-new global luxury automotive brand that delivers the highest standards of performance, design, and innovation. A broad range of new Genesis models will be introduced in the next three years to compete directly with the world’s most renowned luxury automotive brands. All Genesis vehicles sold in Canada feature set, all-inclusive pricing, Genesis at Home concierge for sales and service, complimentary scheduled maintenance, an excellent comprehensive warranty, and more. Visit to learn more.

Contact: GTAA Media Office | | (416) 776-3709

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