"Receiving top industry validation for Dohop’s flight search technology combined with our increased traction in larger travel markets, both with consumers and B2B partners, makes us very happy,” said Dohop CEO David Gunnarsson.
Reykjavik, Iceland (PRWEB) September 29, 2016
Dohop, the Iceland-based travel comparison and booking site today announced it has been nominated in two categories for the 23rd Annual World Travel Awards™ as World's Leading Flight Comparison Website and World's Leading Travel Technology Provider 2016.
Dohop has been nominated for the World’s Leading Flight Comparison Website for the last four consecutive years, beating out much larger companies to take the win in 2014 and qualify as a runner-up in 2015. Since these nominations, Dohop has significantly improved its functionality and design, to deliver a more intuitive, personalized user experience for its customers.
"Receiving top industry validation for Dohop’s flight search technology combined with our increased traction in larger travel markets, both with consumers and B2B partners like Yandex, Jetairfly and London Gatwick, makes us very happy,” said David Gunnarsson, Dohop’s CEO.
Dohop’s unique flight search engine technology, which finds all available flight connections between any two airports worldwide to deliver more flight schedule and pricing options to customers than any other search engine, has been gaining recognition globally. In addition, Dohop’s hotel search with over 1 million accommodations in 227 countries, and rental car search with more than 1,600 car rental in 174 countries worldwide, rounds out its comprehensive travel search offering.
Dohop’s ability to make it to the Grand Finale event in the Maldives in December is largely dependent on its voting audience. Voting for the World and Travel Technology nominees is now open and will conclude on the Monday, 24th October. Votes are cast by travel professionals and consumers, with a vote cast by qualifying travel professionals carrying a weight of two votes. To vote for Dohop, please visit http://www.dohop.com/worldtravelawards.
The red-carpet World Travel Awards Grand Final 2016 - travel and tourism’s elite event of the year - will take place on the 2nd of December 2016 at the Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort in the Maldives.
Dohop is a consumer desktop, mobile site and app featuring a unique meta search engine for comparing and booking flights, hotels and rental cars. Thousands of partner websites also rely on Dohop to power their flight search through the white-label affiliate program.
In addition to the 2016 World Travel Awards nominations for World's Leading Flight Comparison Website and World's Leading Travel Technology Provider, Dohop’s website and mobile app were voted The 2015 USA Today Reader’s Choice Award for Best App/Website for Transportation and The 2014 World Travel Award for World's Leading Flight Comparison Website.
Dohop’s B2B technology solutions offer virtual interlining and B2C flight search and booking technologies to airlines, airports and other travel websites. Notable customers include Jetairfly, Gatwick Airport, Milano Malpensa Airport and Yandex.
Business Solutions customers can utilize solutions such as Dohop’s Self-Connect technology to create consumer air travel itineraries consisting of several non-interlining airlines, both LCC and traditional, priced and booked with Dohop’s airline partners and OTAs/GDSs.
Dohop has its headquarters in Reykjavik, Iceland. The team is comprised of 30 employees from six countries. For more information, visit dohop.com.
About the World Travel Awards
World Travel Awards was founded in 1993 to recognize, acknowledge and reward excellence in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry worldwide. Now celebrating our 23rd anniversary, World Travel Awards™ is recognized globally as the hallmark of quality, with winners setting the benchmark to which all others aspire.
For more information and to vote, please visit worldtravelawards.com.