On 1 May 2019, Kirby Building Systems – Kuwait celebrated International Labor Day at its Mina Abdullah plant.
The International Labor Day celebrations commenced with Sheetal Palkar, Senior Manager – HR, welcoming all the attending employees to the event. Shortly after, James Minato, Senior General Manager – Kirby MEA, delivered the keynote speech, wishing everyone a Happy Labor Day and thanking all employees for their valuable contributions to the business. He also gave an overview of Kirby MEA’s achievements for the first quarter of 2019 and gave an update on Kirby’s latest initiatives and accomplishment so far this year, also taking a moment to discuss key updates regarding the Step Forward employee engagement program.
Employee of the Month awards for March were also distributed on the same day, to recognize employees’ outstanding efforts and performance on such an occasion.
After the address, employees enjoyed refreshments and interacted with members of management in a relaxed, convivial atmosphere.