Archive for November, 2013

ATL bartender wins citywide cocktail competition

Filed in Concessions by on November 19, 2013
ATL bartender wins citywide cocktail competition

Just as Hartsfield-Jackson has helped upend the notion that airport food is always unhealthy or uninspired, ATL’s bartenders are, well, raising the bar for airport cocktails – and now Tokiwa Sears, mixologist at Concourse E’s celebrated 1 Flew South, can claim to be among the city’s very best. At Taste of Atlanta, an annual food […]

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Airport Employees Trained To Assist Individuals With Autism

Filed in Events by on November 7, 2013
Airport Employees Trained To Assist Individuals With Autism

Hartsfield-Jackson has long touted its status as the world’s busiest airport, but that message isn’t one that appeals to everyone. “For a person with autism, an airport can be overwhelming because it’s loud and fast-paced and there are so many people,” explains Lisa Bausley-Williams, training specialist for the Department of Aviation. “The experience can easily […]

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DOA employee wins triathlon in London

Filed in Employees by on November 4, 2013
DOA employee wins triathlon in London

Jack McAfee, Landside Operations supervisor at Hartsfield-Jackson and an avid triathlete, won first place for his age group in the sprint-distance event at the PruHealth World Triathlon, held in London in September. A former high-school swimmer –“I’m more comfortable in water than on land,” he says ‑ and collegiate runner, the 29-year-old Kennesaw resident has […]

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