Month: May 2015

SilverRail announce appointment of David Pitt as Head of UK operations

SilverRail, the technology company powering global rail with its next generation retailing and distribution platform, has announced the appointment of David Pitt as Head of UK operations. In this new role, David will be responsible for SilverRail’s growing number of opportunities with the UK Train Operating Companies. Cameron Jones, Chief Commerical Officer at SilverRail, said…

GSTC and Green Evolution Partner to expand training opportunities in the region

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) has announced a new partnership with Green Evolution SA, supporting the regional development of the GSTC’s Sustainable Tourism Training Program (STTP) in South East Europe. With the aim of increasing sustainability awareness and practice in destinations around the world, the STTP offers practical insights into how industry professionals can…

Hotels.com launch new partnership with CarTrawler

DUBLIN, IRELAND – CarTrawler, the leading online travel technology platform, has announced a partnership with Hotels.com, the online accommodation booking website. This deal will enable partners of both Hotels.com and CarTrawler to sell car hire, private transfers and now hotels through the direct implementation of CarTrawler’s existing technology platform, which is already used by 95…

Seabourn receives 22 top travel awards in 2016

SEATTLE – As the 2016 travel awards season comes to a close, Seabourn, the world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line, wrapped up the year with a total of 22 industry awards, several of which were readers’ choice nominations. Most recently, the well-respected travel trade publication Travel Weekly named Seabourn “Best Cruise Ship – Under 1,000 Berths”…

Royal Caribbean signs agreement with Miami-Dade County to build world-class cruise terminal

MIAMI – Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced an agreement with Miami-Dade County to construct and operate a dramatic new cruise terminal at PortMiami, on land leased from the County. The new terminal will be a striking addition to PortMiami and will serve as homeport to Royal Caribbean International ships, including a 5,400-passenger Oasis-class ship, the…

Airport Angels now with an added Hailo

LONDON – Hailo, London’s favourite taxi app, has joined forces with Airport Angels to provide fast-track services to, through, and away from London’s airports. Airport Angels has chosen Hailo as its preferred ground transport partner to ensure their airport transfer clients reach their final destinations quickly and safely. With an increasing volume of young travellers…

Sophie Limo launches latest booking platform and smartphone app for black car services in Chicago

CHICAGO, IL – Sophie Limo announces the launch of black car services, making it easier for everybody to access high-end private corporate transportation in Chicago. The services provided by Sophie Limo will cover all transportation needs from black car services to financial roadshows and private events, enabling Chicago and surrounding areas to benefit from exceptional…