Awards History
  • 1993~1996
    • 1993. 11Founding of “Gookjin Travel Agency, Inc.
    • 1995. 12Development of the “HanaTour” Brand
    • 1996. 03Renamed as “HanaTour Inc.
  • 2000~2008
    • 2006. 04Receibed the Minister of Finance and Economy Award for Model Taxpayer in commemoration of Taxpayer’s Day
    • 2007. 03Awarded the Industrial Medal for Model Taxpayer at the 41st Taxpayer’s Day Commemoration
    • 2008. 02“My Country Travel” selected as an Exceptional Travel Product by MCST
    • 2000. 11First in the field to be listed on the KOSDAQ
    • 2006. 11First in the Travel Industry(First KOSDAQ Listed Company) to be listed on the London Stock Exchange
    • 2007. 11Release of the “HanaTour Mileadge Club KB Credit Card” with Kookmin Bank
  • 2008~2011
    • 2011. 11Received the Prime Misnister’s Award at the 18th corporate innovation Awards by the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Joongang Daily Received the Best Travel Agent Award by TTG Travel Awards
    • 2008. 10Estabilishment of the Hana Venture No.1, “HanaTour Shop”
    • 2010. 04Estabilishment of the Hana Venture No.2, “H&T Marketing”
    • 2011. 07Estabilishment of the Hotel/Airline Ticket Company “Hotelnair.com” in Collaboration with Modetour Inc.
    • 11Transferred listing to KOSPI
  • 2012~2013
    • 2013. 09CEO Park Sanghwan received the Gold Pagoda Industrial Medal for Contribution to Tourism Promotion at the 40th Tourism Day Commemoration
    • 2012. 11Opening of the First HanaTour Hotel, “Center Mark Hotel” at Insa-dong, Seoul
    • 2013. 02Opening of the Travel Themed Café, “Tour de Café”
    • 08Launched “Tour Tips”, a free travel information service
      Launched a ticket booking website “Hana Ticket”
    • 10Opening of the 2nd HanaTour Hotel “Tmark Hotel Myeongdong
  • 2014~2015
    • 2014. 09Received the Forbes Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award 2014 in the Culture and Arts category hosted by the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Forbes Korea
    • 12The Hana Free Airtel app won the grand prize in the Travel/Tours category of Smart App Awards 2014
    • 2015. 08Selected for the travel agency category of the Korea Great Work Place Index (K-GWPI) by the Korea Management Association for five consecutive years
    • 2015. 02First in the Korean travel industry, signed an MOU for travel products to World Heritage sites with the Korea National Commission for UNESCO
    • 03Launched a Duty Free sales business (selected as the operator for the Duty Free store in Incheon International Airport)
    • 04Opened T-Mark City Sapporo
    • 07SM Duty Free selected as the operator for a Duty Free store in Seoul
    • 11Opened SM Duty Free Incheon Airport Branch
  • 2016
    • 03Ranked first in the travel agency category of the 2016 Korea Brand Power Index by the Korea Management Association and the travel agency category of Korea Brand Star by Brand Stock for 12 consecutive years
    • 07Selected as "The Brand of the Year" for the Travel Agency category and awarded by The Korea Economic Daily and the Korea Consumers Forum.
    • 2016. 01Kim Jinguk inaugurated as president, to form a new top management structure with CEO Park Sanghwan
    • 04Opened SM Duty Free Insadong Branch
    • 06Opened T-Mark Grand Hotel Myeongdong Acquired a recertification for Customer-Centered Management (CCM) (2012–present)
  • 2017
    • 2017. 02Ranked 1st among the Most Respected Companies (travel company category) for ten years in a row
    • 03Ranked 1st in the Brand Star travel company category for thirteen consecutive years
    • 03Ranked 1st in the Korean Brand Power Index (K-BPI) for thirteen consecutive years
    • 09Selected as the "Brand of the Year" in the travel category by the Customers Council for
      ten years in a row
    • 09For four consecutive years, the number-one travel company in the National Customer Satisfaction Index (NCSI) of the Korea Productivity Center
    • 09Ranked 10th in the 2017 Top 100 Korean Brands
    • 11Ranked No.1 in the women consumers' choice of good companies by The Women's News for twelve consecutive years
    • 03First participated as an exhibitor
      in Internationale Tourismus-Börse 2017
      in Berlin
    • 05World Travel Market connect Asia 2017 in Penang
    • 07First in the industry to appoint customer advisors
    • 09Tourism Expo Japan 2017 in Tokyo
    • 10Internationale Tourismus-Börse Asia 2017 in Singapore
    • 11World Travel Market 2017 in London
      China International Travel Mart 2017 in Kunming
    • 12HanaTour Japan Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange (MOTHERS)
  • 2018
    • 2018. 01Opened SM DUTYFREE at Incheon International Airport Terminal 2