Wirefly is very excited to team with Amtrak to deliver our full suite of wireless products and services to its millions of Guest Rewards members.
Washington, DC (Vocus) February 17, 2010
Amtrak Guest Rewards® members can earn 5,000 points with the purchase or upgrade of a cell phone and service plan with Points for Wireless, powered by Wirefly, the Internet’s leading retailer of cell phones and service plans.
As a new Amtrak Guest Rewards partner, Wirefly offers members the best deals on today’s most popular cell phones as well as cell service from every major wireless carrier including Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile.
“We are pleased to welcome Points for Wireless to the Amtrak Guest Rewards program as we continue to offer members the opportunity to earn points for the things they do every day,” said Michael Blakey, Amtrak’s senior director, loyalty marketing.
“Wirefly is very excited to team with Amtrak to deliver our full suite of wireless products and services to its millions of Guest Rewards members,” said Chad Stockman, vice president of Affinity Relations for Simplexity, parent company of Wirefly.com. “The 5,000 points will help customers accumulate points toward valuable travel rewards, and with their new cell phone purchase, they’ll be able to stay in touch wherever they choose to travel.”
To take advantage of this offer and earn 5,000 points, Amtrak Guest Rewards members should visit http://www.Wirefly.com/Amtrak and make a purchase. The online store, powered by Wirefly, features hundreds of the latest cell phones, wireless data cards, and netbooks, with instant savings over retail stores and no rebates. Members may earn 5,000 points for each rate
Amtrak Guest Rewards points will be posted to the members’ accounts within eight to ten weeks after activation of their new cell phone, and can be redeemed for Amtrak travel, hotel stays, car rentals, retail & restaurant gift cards and much more.
For more information on Amtrak Guest Rewards or to enroll, visit http://www.amtrakguestrewards.com.
Wirefly.com is America’s trusted source for cell phones, wireless service plans and wireless accessories. Owned and operated by Simplexity, Wirefly.com is the Internet’s #1 authorized dealer for every major cellular carrier in the U.S. Wirefly.com also offers discounts and services not available in retail wireless stores, including real-time online order status and tracking, and the guaranteed lowest price – online or anywhere else -- on cell phone devices from Motorola, Nokia, HTC, Samsung, LG, BlackBerry and many other cell phone handset manufacturers. Wirefly.com has been named Best of the Web by Forbes magazine as the “best all-around number portability portal” and “Best in Overall Customer Experience” by Keynote Performance Systems. For more information on Wirefly.com, its wireless products and its services, visit http://www.wirefly.com.
As the nation’s intercity passenger rail operator, Amtrak connects America in safer, greener and healthier ways. Last fiscal year (FY 2009), the railroad carried 27.2 million passengers, making it the second-best year in the company’s history. With 21,000 route miles in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces, Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day—at speeds up to 150 mph—to more than 500 destinations. Amtrak also is the operator of choice for state-supported corridor services in 15 states and for four commuter rail agencies. Visit Amtrak.com or call 800-USA-RAIL for schedules, fares and more information.
Contact: Karina Romero
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