We are delighted to be recognized by the travel industry at-large, who voted for Tripology, as well as by an esteemed panel of industry leaders who cast the deciding votes. We were competing against an impressive selection of companies and are thrilled to come away with this great acclaim.
New York, NY (PRWEB) April 7, 2009
Tripology, the leading online travel referral service, has been named Innovator of the Year as winner of a U.S. Travel Association TravelCom Award. Tripology was presented with the New Innovator Award for companies less than five years old at TravelCom 2009 held last week in Atlanta, GA.
"Being voted Innovator of the Year is an honor for everyone at Tripology," said John T. Peters, CTIE, President and CEO of Tripology. "We are delighted to be recognized by the travel industry at-large, who voted for Tripology, as well as by an esteemed panel of industry leaders who cast the deciding votes. We were competing against an impressive selection of companies and are thrilled to come away with this great acclaim."
The U.S. Travel Association's TravelCom Innovator of the Year Awards recognize companies whose outstanding innovations in the areas of technology, eCommerce and distribution have transformed their business and have a broad impact across the travel industry. For the first time in the history of the awards, each of the competitors vied for votes with a five minute video pitch that attracted more than 3,000 online votes from throughout the travel industry.
Tripology is an interactive travel referral service that connects travel specialists to consumers that are seeking their knowledge and travel planning expertise. For specialists, Tripology is the most cost-effective way to get qualified travel leads. It enables specialists to harness the immense reach of the Web, then work one-on-one offering the personal attention and service consumers seek.
For consumers, Tripology is a traveler's best friend…Within the company's network of 11,500 Tripologists there are travel professionals who specialize in an expansive range of vacation styles, locations, experiences and price levels. This vast network ensures Tripology can match virtually any traveler -- no matter how specific the request - with a qualified travel specialist to help plan and book their desired trip.
Tripology is an interactive travel referral service connecting travel specialists with high-intent travelers. The company's dedicated travel agent web presence, Tripology.com/agent, provides traditional and home-based agents a cost effective way to increase sales and profits with qualified travel leads. Travel specialists maintain control of the leads they choose to purchase and the ability to alter their profile at anytime for maximum exposure to travelers seeking their specific expertise and personalized service. Using proprietary technology to match travel professionals with consumer requests, the company has received and processed more than 75,000 trip requests since Tripology.com launched in June 2007. Tripology is a privately held corporation based in New York, NY. Its principal investor is Ascend Venture Group. For more information, visit Tripology.com].
Marlene Oliver, NJC Communications
(305) 491-0512, moliver (at) njccorp (dot) com
Mayra Etayo, NJC Communications
(305) 505-7089, metayo (at) njccorp (dot) com