We are always seeking partnerships with similar-minded organisations that we can work with to provide greater benefits to business travellers
Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) September 18, 2009
Regus Group, the world's largest provider of flexible workspace solutions, today announced a partnership with Virgin Atlantic in Australia. The unique joint venture provides a range of benefits to members of Virgin Atlantic's frequent flyer program, Flying Club.
Under the scheme:
- Gold and Silver Flying Club members will be entitled to complimentary Regus Businessworld Gold Card for 12 months, which offers access to Regus' 1000 business lounges in 450 cities across 75 countries
- Gold Flying Club members will receive day office vouchers entitling them to free Regus office use
- Red Flying Club members will be entitled to a 50 per cent discount on a Regus Businessworld gold card, plus 3000 bonus miles when they purchase the card
The partnership also offers opportunities for all Flying Club members to earn Flying Club miles on a range of Regus products and services worldwide.
Margy Vary, Marketing Manager for Virgin Atlantic in Australia, said the partnership offered Virgin Atlantic frequent flyers a number of benefits.
"Our passengers are already able to enjoy Virgin Atlantic's award-winning Clubhouses around the world, and now have access to over 1000 prestigious Regus business centres in their city location or when they arrive at their destination," Mrs Vary said.
From Australia, Virgin Atlantic offer direct flights from Sydney to London and Hong Kong.
The offer was announced to existing Australian Virgin Atlantic Flying Club members this week. Gold and Silver Flying Club members can apply for their Regus Businessworld Gold Card straight away.
Ian Wheeler, Country Vice President, Regus Australia and New Zealand, said Regus was constantly expanding its offering by working with high-profile partners.
"We are always seeking partnerships with similar-minded organisations that we can work with to provide greater benefits to business travellers," he said.
"The Regus Businessworld program provides business travellers access to world-class, business-ready office facilities around the world, wherever their work takes them.
"Whether Virgin Atlantic flyers are expanding into new markets, or identifying ways to reduce facilities costs, the Businessworld program provides them with a powerful tool during these challenging times."
Regus Businessworld Gold Cards also offer members complementary internet and tea and coffee, discounts on meeting rooms, day office and videoconferencing, access to professional administrative support and preferred rates on office supplies.
About Regus Australia and New Zealand
The Regus Group is a leading providing of workplace solutions in Australia and New Zealand. Regus has 20 business centres in major metropolitan cities including Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Auckland. Australian and New Zealand clients benefit from access to services ranging from virtual offices, to fully equipped serviced offices, professional meeting rooms, video conferencing studios and business lounges.
About Virgin Atlantic's frequent flyer program - Flying Club
Virgin Atlantic Airways operates a mileage-based frequent flyer program called Flying Club. Flying Club members are based worldwide and are divided into three membership tiers: Red, Silver and Gold. The Flying Club program features partner companies where Flying Club members can earn and redeem miles. Virgin Atlantic's flying club is renowned as one of the most generous loyalty program in the industry.
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