Archives: Press Releases

Delta Celebrates Canada’s 150th Anniversary with Fare Sale; Prime Minister Trudeau July Sky Magazine Cover Story

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: U.S. carrier will also serve Canadian-made gourmet cookies on U.S.-Canada flights July 1 MIRABEL, Quebec, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) celebrates the 150th anniversary of Canada today with a fare sale to and from 11 Canadian destinations. The sale was announced at an event at the • Read More »

BDRC Releases Unique Brand Advantage Rankings To Gauge Hotels’ Value-Add

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: A new index, Brand Advantage, launched by international research consultancy BDRC, provides fresh insights into the impact of a brand on a consumer’s willingness to pay more because of their emotional connection with the brand. Brand Advantage rankings are available for the US and in 19 other major travel markets, • Read More »

Cendyn debuts flagship loyalty solution for hotels at HITEC 2017

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: HHM’s Independent Portfolio of Hotels, with 12 boutique hotels in cities like New York and Key West, recently selected Cendyn eLoyalty alongside Cendyn CRM, email marketing and other Cendyn technology solutions. “Cendyn e-Loyalty helps us better serve our guests and improve the guest experience,” said Anthony Scotland, Senior Manager for • Read More »

Princess Cruises Expands Ocean Medallion™ Vacations to a New Continent and More Destinations within North America

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: “With the addition of Golden Princess to the fleet of Medallion Class ships, we will make available a more personalized vacation to guests sailing in and around Australia,” said Jan Swartz, group president, Princess Cruises and Carnival Australia. “And, as we continue to enhance our ships with the Ocean Medallion, • Read More »

Boeing Senior VP Fancher to Retire After 40 Years of Service

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: In his current role, Fancher led the company-wide deployment of Boeing’s development program management system, and he structured and launched the company’s first integrated corporate function for identifying, developing and deploying program management talent. He also propelled initiatives sponsored by Muilenburg to accelerate the pace of Boeing’s vertical product development, • Read More »

LG Unveils World’s Thinnest Hotel TV

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: TORONTO, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — LG Electronics USA Business Solutions today unveiled the LG OLED “Wallpaper” Hotel TV – a unique razor-thin display that becomes one with the wall – at the 2017 Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition & Conference (HITEC). LG Electronics USA Business Solutions today unveiled the LG • Read More »

Centerplate Invests in Guest Experience: Entire Management Team Completes the Cornell University Service Excellence Program

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Griswold Hospitality specializes in customer experience by establishing service and facility standards that prioritize the guest’s journey and provide a well-defined framework for employees to operate within. This provides a tool for service measurement and establishes the basis for a robust employee recognition program. Centerplate’s alignment with Griswold Hospitality positions • Read More »

TripAdvisor Names First Travelers’ Choice awards for Rentals winners–and celebrates with a bucket-list trip giveaway

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Travelers’ Choice award winners are based on traveler reviews and opinions, as well as customer service provided during the booking process. The awards recognize travelers’ favorite properties in three categories: high-end, mid-range and affordable. This gleaming modern apartment in the heart of Manchester won the affordable category, which features homes • Read More »

AT&T Offers Hotels & Institutions Free HD Entertainment Systems Starting Aug. 1

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: “We’re making it easier than ever for hotels to get our TV services,” said Ed Balcerzak, senior vice president, Commercial & Connected Communities, AT&T. “Guests expect to have the same entertainment options in a hotel now as they do at home. With this offer, hotels and other properties are able • Read More »

Whilly Bermudez Launches Luxury Concierge Brand

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Equipped with a team of expert concierge staff whose mission is to consistently exceed expectations, WB Luxury strives for perfection by upholding the highest standards of customer service.  Chief among these standards are the 5 star and 5 diamond quality measures that they abide by.  From their premier line of • Read More »

American Airlines Embarks on Global Cloud Transformation with IBM

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: ARMONK, N.Y., June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that American Airlines (NASDAQ: AAL) will use IBM Cloud as the foundation for a massive cloud transformation designed to make internal processes more efficient, faster, easier and adaptable to better handle site traffic during high volume periods. Building • Read More »

An Auckland island in New Zealand is awarded rare international dark sky sanctuary status

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says Great Barrier Island is home to a community focused on protecting and preserving its stunning natural beauty which makes it the ideal location to receive International Dark Sky Sanctuary status. “Great Barrier Island is a place of rugged beauty and untouched wilderness, and is one • Read More »

MaritzCX and Protiviti Align to Increase Customers’ CX Program Success Rates

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: The result is MaritzCX’s research capability and technology platform to uncover CX insights combined with Protiviti’s global consulting expertise to execute on these insights throughout every department of companies that are striving to improve their customer experience. The solution addresses the spectrum of customer, process, structure, people, information and insights, • Read More »

Royal Caribbean returns to port with Brandwatch as social intelligence provider

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: “We chose Brandwatch for their unparalleled platform stability when trying to engage and understand our most important community – our guests,” said Kara Wallace, Vice President, North America Marketing, Royal Caribbean International. “Brandwatch’s recent product releases and feature updates, along with their dedication to customer success, allows us to address • Read More »

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Awarded Gold Stevie at the 2017 American Business Awards

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. More than 3,600 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. More than 190 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this • Read More »

888casino Live Elite Lounge – A Better Casino Experience

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: 888casino has delivered another industry first in the form of the glitzy Elite Lounge live casino. This enticing nightclub venue is regarded as the crème de la crème of online casino entertainment by players. Now you get to celebrate in an opulent casino setting where exclusive perks, swank promotions, and • Read More »

Miracle Flights Announces Record-Setting Year for Free Medical Flights

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: LAS VEGAS, June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Miracle Flights, the nation’s leading medical flight charity, announced today a record number of flights performed for its fiscal year ending April 30, 2017. The Las Vegas-based nonprofit provides free commercial air transportation to children and adults with rare and life-threatening medical conditions who • Read More »

Park Holding Launches New Brand for Casino Parking

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: In addition to providing dedicated onsite managers and team members for any Casino facility, Park ‘N Play provides all human resource functions, data reporting tools, regular quality assurance reports, and comprehensive insurance coverage so the Casino can focus on the business within the casino. Park ‘N Play will make your • Read More »

Celebrate National Vacation Rental Month with Travel Deals from Wyndham Vacation Rentals

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: To help people navigate planning their next trip, Wyndham has also created a planning hub that includes tips for overcoming some of the biggest travel pain points along with experience guides for more than 20 popular destinations from Charleston’s Islands in South Carolina to Palm Springs, California. The week-long itineraries • Read More »

AMTC Provides Relief to Mood Media Customers

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Barbie Brox, a former Mood Media Account Executive who came to work for AMTC after the collapse, said, “It was so sad to see them go under, but I’m proud that AMTC has stepped up so the customers don’t suffer.” About AMTCEstablished in 1991, Applied Media Technologies Corporation is the • Read More »

Bluesmart Introduces Series 2: The World’s First Smart Luggage System

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: With the Series 2 Luggage System travelers will know the location of all their belongings at all times and never again have to deal with lost luggage, forgotten passports and bags left behind. It helps travelers avoid baggage fees for overweight luggage, breeze through airport security and keeps bags protected • Read More »

Costas Inc. (CSSI) Begins Talks to Acquire Online Casino Operator – ‘Olympian Gaming’

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Mr. Redekop further states, “New Board of Directors addition, Stephen L. Gomes, comes from a prominent Las Vegas gaming family. His late brother, Dennis, is in the national Gaming Hall of Fame and was a leading executive in the casino industry. As a professor of international business, Mr. Gomes has • Read More »

Omnico’s New Survey Reveals 81% of US Theme Park Visitors Want Interactive Maps

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Another 76% want smartphone apps to give them updates, notifying them, for example, when their rooms are ready, while two-thirds (66%) want a park app to provide them with a personalised itinerary. 69% said their visits would benefit from being able to pay without cash, while 65% want to pre-pay • Read More »

Generali Global Assistance Wins Two ACE/Claims Magazine Awards

June 27, 2017 | By forimmediaterele | No Comments | Filed in: Press Releases.

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Presented to Brandon Kay, the Luminary of the Year award, honors a strategic claims leader who has made large contributions toward effective, efficient and customer-supportive claims operations at their organization and the industry at large. A claims supervisor, Kay has onboarded claims new hires and led teams while exceeding business • Read More »