With more than 70 percent of our employee community working from home full time, including 95 percent of our travel agents, we have proven that we can drive results while providing flexible, telecommuting opportunities to our employees.
Wilmington, Mass. (PRWEB) January 29, 2015
World Travel Holdings, the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company is proud to announce that it has been named to FlexJobs’ annual list of the top 100 companies to watch for telecommuting and remote jobs in 2015. FlexJobs, a job service specializing in remote and flexible job opportunities, analyzed their database of more than 30,000 companies’ job posting history from the prior year determine which companies would be most likely to incorporate telecommuting into their hiring practices in 2015.
“We place a strong value on creating an environment where our employees can work from home, which has been instrumental in us being able to hire and retain top talent. We couldn't be more proud to be recognized by FlexJobs as a leader for our remote work efforts,” said Debbie Fiorino, senior vice president of Human Resources for World Travel Holdings. "With more than 70 percent of our employee community working from home full time, including 95 percent of our travel agents, we have proven that we can drive results while providing flexible, telecommuting opportunities to our employees."
World Travel Holdings hires for jobs with telecommuting options such as Travel Professional, Customer Care Representative and Business Development Manager and has been recognized as a leader in the industry in virtually recruiting, hiring and training more than 300 employees annually.
“The positive impact remote work options can have on a company’s bottom line and culture is increasingly being acknowledged by smart employers. Organizations such as World Travel Holdings are among those leading the charge to show that remote work options are a part of successful 21st century workplaces," says Sara Sutton Fell, founder and CEO of FlexJobs. "The Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2015 is also intended to guide job-seekers in their quest to find legitimate work with trusted companies that have a successful track record recruiting and hiring telecommuters.”
To see the full list of top 100 companies to watch for remote jobs in 2015, visit: http://www.flexjobs.com/blog/post/100-top-companies-with-remote-jobs-in-2015.
To request additional information, please contact Angie Ranck at media(at)wth(dot)com or Kathy Gardner at kgardner(at)flexjobs(dot)com.
About World Travel Holdings
World Travel Holdings is the world's largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company with a portfolio of more than 40 diverse brands. In addition to owning some of the largest brands distributing cruises, villas, hotels, resort vacations and luxury travel services, World Travel Holdings has a vast portfolio of licensed private label partnerships comprised of top leisure travel providers, almost every U.S. airline, leading hotel brands and prominent corporations. The company also operates a top-rated travel agency franchise and the country's original host agency. Its global presence includes operating multiple owned and private label cruise and vacation brands in the United Kingdom. World Travel Holdings has offices in Long Island, NY, Wilmington, Mass., Ft. Lauderdale and Orlando, Fla., Virginia Beach, Va., and Chorley, United Kingdom. For more information, visit WorldTravelHoldings.com.
FlexJobs is the leading online service for professionals seeking telecommuting, flexible schedule, part-time, and freelance jobs. With job listings in over 100 career categories, and opportunities ranging from entry-level to executive, freelance to full-time, FlexJobs offers job-seekers a safe, easy, and efficient way to find professional and legitimate flexible job listings. Having helped over one million people in their job searches, FlexJobs has has appeared on CNN, Good Morning America, Marketplace Money, and many other trusted media outlets. FlexJobs is also a proud partner in the 1 Million for Work Flexibility initiative, which seeks to unite people advocating for work flexibility.