SOURCE: Travelong


April 03, 2012 09:30 ET

Travelong Receives Regional MASTERLAN 2011 Award From LAN Airlines

Leading Travel Organization Further Recognized for Its Success in the North East Region

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Apr 3, 2012) - Travelong, a Fareportal company, was recently honored as a recipient of LAN Airlines' MASTERLAN 2011 award. Executives from the company were presented the Regional MASTERLAN award at the annual MASTERLAN 2011 awards reception held on March 13, 2012, for being a top producer in the North East Region. This is the third time Travelong has won this annual award.

"It is an honor to be recognized by LAN Airlines for the third time," says Sam Jain, President and CEO of Travelong. "The award is due to the tireless efforts of our entire team and wonderful partnership with LAN Airlines."

Travelong and its affiliate companies have been continuously recognized for outstanding work among the top travel organizations, positioning it alongside other industry leaders such as Expedia, American Express, Priceline, Orbitz, and AAA Travel. In 2011, Travelong was ranked 11 on Travel Weekly's prestigious Power List and also received three Magellan Awards, as well as numerous performance accolades from partners including EVA Airways, China Airlines, and TAM.

Additional Fareportal 2011 milestones include global expansion into the United Kingdom and Canada, acquisition of the online travel agency OneTravel, launch of a hotel extranet and Hotel Pricer, and mobile product development including anywhere access via Android, iPhone, and Windows.

About Travelong
Travelong, a Fareportal company established in 1933, is a full service travel agency servicing more than 100 corporate clients and 30 home based agents and independent contractors across the United States. Fareportal is a global online travel company committed to innovation and technological advancements, providing leisure and business travelers, its partners and suppliers with a broad range of travel products and solutions through its portfolio of brands including Travelong, CheapOair, CheapOair Canada, CheapOair UK, OneTravel, HotelPricer and CheapOstay.

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