Press release

June 13, 2022

TORONTO, ONTARIO–On Thursday, June 9 and Monday, June 13, two employee appreciation events were held in Terminal 1 and Terminal 3 to celebrate and thank Toronto Pearson employees for their steadfast dedication, hard work and incredible “I Am Toronto Pearson” spirit. 

Members of the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) Executive and Senior Leadership teams were present to greet airport workers, welcome them with refreshments and thank them for their contributions over the past weeks and months.

“We’re here to celebrate your unwavering commitment to remaining Pearson Strong and we want to express our appreciation for all the work you do,” said Deborah Flint, President and CEO, Toronto Pearson. “Despite the immediate challenges we’re facing, we are coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic stronger and more resilient than ever before. We continue to advocate with government for the changes we need to see to bring Pearson up to the world-class standards that our passengers deserve.”

Employee receiving a gift card from I Am Toronto Pearson boothEmployee posing in front of Thank You balloonsEmployees talking at the I Am Toronto Pearson Thank You eventBalloons spelling Thank You at the I Am Toronto Pearson Thank You eventDeborah Flint posing with an employee at the I Am Toronto Pearson Thank You eventDeborah Flint talking to employees at the I Am Toronto Pearson Thank You event

About the Greater Toronto Airports Authority

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority is the operator of Toronto – Lester B. Pearson International Airport, Canada’s largest airport and a vital connector of people, businesses and goods. Toronto Pearson has been named “Best Large Airport in North America serving more than 40 million passengers” for five years in a row by Airports Council International (ACI), the global trade representative of the world’s airports. In recognition of its Healthy Airport program, ACI has also awarded Toronto Pearson the “Best hygiene measures in North America” award for two years running, and Toronto Pearson was the first Canadian airport to receive ACI’s global health accreditation for its response to COVID-19.

For our corporate twitter channel, please visit @PearsonComms. For operational updates and passenger information, please visit @TorontoPearson/@AeroportPearson on Twitter. You can also follow us on Facebook or Instagram.


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