All posts tagged "Simon Ferguson"

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    Travelport Announces Agency Commerce Leadership Changes in EMEA and Americas

    Travelport has announced new leadership for its Agency Commerce teams in Europe, the Middle East and Africa...

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    Travelport Appoints Sinead Reilly in New Role of Strategic Account Director for Northern Europe

    Travelport has announced the appointment of Sinead Reilly in the new role of Strategic Account Director for...

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    Travelport: The Power of the Platform

    During last week’s CAPA conference at the Powerscourt Hotel, Co Wicklow, Travelport’s Northern Europe team briefed international...

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    Travelport Starts Search for Innovative Travel Technology Start-ups

    Travelport has announced a special round of funding for travel technology start-ups based in Ireland, the UK...

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    Travel Parking Group Looking4app Now on Travelport Smartpoint

    Travelport has announced that the Travel Parking Group airport parking application, Looking4app, is now available to travel...

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    Travelport Signs New Long-term Agreement with Deutsche Bahn

    Travelport has reached a renewed long-term agreement with Deutsche Bahn. The two companies founded a distribution and...

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    Heathrow Express Signs Up for Travelport Solution for Airport Express Services

    Travelport has today announced a first of its kind solution that allows airport express services to be offered to travel agency customers using a plugin on Travelport’s Travel Commerce Platform. The new plugin has been developed by a UK-based company Developer Connections Ltd, which is part of Travelport’s Developer Network.   Travelport...

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    TAP Portugal Commits to Travelport Rich Content and Branding

    Travelport has announced that TAP Portugal has committed to its airline merchandising solution, Travelport Rich Content and Branding. A total of 91 airlines have now signed up, including British Airways, Delta Air Lines, easyJet, Iberia, Ryanair, United and WestJet.    By utilising Travelport Rich Content and Branding, airlines are able to more...

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    Travelport and Rail Europe Unveil Enriched Ticketing Solution

    Travelport and Rail Europe have launched a technological solution enabling travel agents to print train tickets on value paper (watermarked paper), in A4 format. With the new enhanced ticketing solution, Travelport-connected travel agencies in the UK no longer require specific bespoke printers as all rail tickets and passes (other than Eurostar group...

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    On the Beach Signs with Travelport

    UK online travel agency On the Beach has signed its first-ever GDS partnership with Travelport, to drive new hotel, car and flight content. On the Beach carries more than 900,000 passengers every year on its tailored holiday itineraries. “Travelport’s uAPI technology allows us to tap into new flight and hotel content to...

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    PIA and Travelport Sign Full Content Agreement

    Travelport has signed a Full Content Agreement with Pakistan’s national carrier Pakistan International Airlines. The new multi-year deal is applicable to all Galileo and Worldspan subscribers across Europe, Middle East and Africa and ensures that Galileo and Worldspan-connected travel agents in the region have access to the airline’s full range of published...

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    Hays Travel Switches to Travelport, Establishes Joint Venture with World Travel Holdings

    Hays Travel, the UK’s largest independent travel retailer, has signed a contract to move its GDS business to Travelport. The agency chain has also set up a multi-million pound joint venture with cruise agent World Travel Holdings that will manage and develop all its cruise business outside of the Hays Travel Independence...

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    Travelport Strikes Deal with Virgin Atlantic Flightstore

    Travelport has renewed and extended its relationship in the UK with the Virgin Group to supply GDS and technology services to Virgin Atlantic Flightstore. The three-year deal will see Virgin deploying Travelport’s latest point of sale tools including Smartpoint, which speeds up the reservation process with an overall 15% reduction in keystrokes...

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    Statesman Migrates Commodore to Travelport

    Travelport and the rapidly expanding Statesman Travel Group have announced the successful migration of Commodore International’s business travel division, which was acquired by Statesman in October 2011. “This has been a hugely successful migration that was achieved in an ambitious timescale,” said Sarah Bark, Director of Operations, Statesman Travel. “We have been...

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    Travelport Appointments to UK & Ireland Team

    Travelport has made several new additions to its UK & Ireland management team, including Jasmeen Kaur who joins as Business Development Director from Pegasus Solutions, where she was Director of Revenue Generation for Europe. Jasmeen will develop Travelport’s strategic partnerships in the UK and Ireland, as well as developing professional services and...

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    Travelport Appoints Sinead Reilly as Country Manager – Ireland

    Travelport has appointed Sinead Reilly as its new Country Manager – Ireland. With nearly 10 years’ experience at Travelport in Ireland, she will officially take up her new role on 25th June 2012 and be based in the Fenian Street office in Dublin. Sinead was chosen following a recruitment process that attracted...