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This International Women’s Day, which falls on March 8, comes at a time of strong determination and a “renewed sense of urgency.” In honor of this day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements and contributions of women, many travel brands around the world are shining a spotlight on female trailblazers. While some brands tried (and missed) the mark on social media today, we found these to be pretty inspiring.
— American Airlines (@AmericanAir) March 1, 2018
Here’s to the trail blazers & history makers. The dreamers & the believers. We’ll be sharing the inspiring stories of #WomenUnited for #WomensHistoryMonth. First up – Joanne Borg, who saw a team of male mechanics in 1977 and thought, “I can do that job.” https://t.co/LhQ8OTPJWe pic.twitter.com/SExN8xI2rm
— United Airlines (@united) March 1, 2018
— Southwest Airlines (@SouthwestAir) March 8, 2018
The sky is the limit for these future leaders. We proudly celebrate International Women’s Day and applaud those who reach new heights as they follow their dreams. #womentakeflight #IWD18 #PressforProgress #AlaskaCares pic.twitter.com/Rc6OjCEFFW
— Alaska Airlines (@AlaskaAir) March 8, 2018
— Frontier Airlines (@FlyFrontier) March 8, 2018
— British Airways (@British_Airways) March 8, 2018
This #InternationalWomensDay, we celebrate Alice S. Marriott’s dynamic leadership that continues to inspire associates more than 90 years. Learn how she set the tone for gender equality at Marriott. #IWD2018 #WomenOfMarriott https://t.co/IphxngYYS1
— Marriott Careers (@MarriottCareers) March 8, 2018
Mandarin Oriental KL:
Happy #InternationalWomensDay. This year we #PressforProgress. We would like to take this opportunity to highlight women who has made a mark in their field, taking us a step towards gender parity. Stay tuned to this space to hear their stories and get to know these amazing women. pic.twitter.com/FsXbUwbyWz
— Mandarin Oriental KL (@MO_KUALALUMPUR) March 8, 2018
— Fairmont Hotels (@FairmontHotels) March 8, 2018
The Maritime Hotel:
“Well behaved women rarely make history.” Happy #InternationalWomensDay!
— The Maritime Hotel (@MaritimeHotel) March 8, 2018
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