October 25, 2010 13:00 ET

FlightNetwork.com 'Likes' Facebook

Leading Travel Sales Site Launches Flight Search Capability on the Social Network

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 25, 2010) - FlightNetwork.com, one of Canada's highest volume online travel sales sites (second only to Expedia in Canada) today announced that they have launched a flight search tab on their Facebook page to allow fans direct access to search and book thousands of flights.

To date, FlightNetwork.com has been utilizing their Facebook page to reach thousands of Canadians with offers, top deals and flight information. The company has also developed a unique two-way dialogue with customers by allowing fans to connect with flight specialists directly through the Facebook page. Consumers can post specific queries with desired flight departures and destinations and be quickly answered by a FlightNetwork.com flight specialist. The new flight search tab will offer Facebook fans a direct way to instantly search thousands of fares through FlightNetwork.com

"We are always looking for new, quick and efficient ways to reach customers with the information they need to book the lowest airfares from the top airlines" said Naman Budhdeo, CEO of FlightNetwork.com. "We were already reaching thousands of Canadians through the Facebook page by utilizing our travel specialists to answer consumer flight questions, now the new Facebook tab will allow thousands of tech savvy Canadians search through thousands of airfares on demand."

To date, the FlightNetwork.com Facebook page has grown its fans to 18,896 Canadians.

"With 65 insightful and well travelled flight specialists in the FlightNetwork.com call centre, FlightNetwork.com is positioned to respond to any travel query whether it's online, by phone, email or Facebook," added Budhdeo.

FlightNetwork.com Facebook fans also enjoy instant access to top 20 deals, special offers and unique polls and travel news content.

About FlightNetwork.com (www.flightnetwork.com)

As one of Canada's largest online flight booking sites by volume (second only to Expedia.ca in Canada), FlightNetwork.com's proprietary flight booking engine offers consumers the advantages of last second booking, searches of over 250 airfares per transaction and unique mix and match fares that allow booking on different airlines for departure and return flights to get the lowest fares possible.

FlightNetwork.com advertises and delivers the 'lowest airfares from the top airlines' by offering consumers access to over 2 million bulk rates negotiated with major airlines. Backing up FlightNetwork.com's award winning online service are 65 insightful and well travelled flight specialists in the FlightNetwork.com call centre.

FlightNetwork.com was recently named to the 22nd annual PROFIT 100 ranking of Canada's Fastest Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine.

Ranking Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies by five-year revenue growth, the PROFIT 100 profiles the country's most successful growth companies. Published in the June issue of PROFIT and online at PROFIT100.com, the PROFIT 100 is Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement.

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