Terry Jones on Starting Travelocity.com and Innovation

Terry Jones, Founder of Travelocity.com I recently spoke to Terry Jones, who is the founder of Travelocity.com, He led the company as President and was Chief Executive Officer from its founding until May 2002. Previously, Jones served as Chief Information Officer at Saber Inc. Jones is managing principal of Essential Ideas, a consultancy he co-founded …

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Is Volunteer Housing for Abortion Seekers Sustainable?

Photo-Illustration: Photo: Getty The day the Supreme Court officially overturned Roe v. Wade, Melissa Benjamin, assistant director of the abortion-aid organization Colorado Doula Project, saw a Facebook post from an old high-school friend offering to house anyone who needed to travel to her state for an abortion. By the end of that balmy Friday in …

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Travelocity First Online Travel Agency to Introduce Free Concierge Service

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Jan. 14, 2013 / PRNewswire / – With peak booking season in full swing and Spring Break around the corner, Travelocity today announced a new concierge service free to any customer who books a dynamic flight + hotel vacation package. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130103/AQ36162LOGO) “This new benefit for Travelocity customers enhances the value of our …

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Travel July Fourth weekend could get ugly. Here are 5 ways to prepare.

Flight cancellations, high gas prices and inflation have already soured countless vacations this summer. With no quick fixes in sight and nearly 48 million Americans planning to travel at least 50 miles from home this Independence Day weekend, according to AAA, the holiday weekend could feel extra long in more ways than one. Setting expectations …

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Champions League Football Match Prompts Turkish Airlines’ First Visit To Łódź, Poland

Photo: Getty Images Turkish Airlines IATA / ICAO Code TK / THY Airline Type Full Service Carrier Hub (s) Istanbul Airport Year Founded 1933 Alliance Star Alliance CEO Bilal Ekşi Country Turkey Turkish Airlines has an incredibly extensive network, with the location of its Istanbul base offering a huge range of direct connections. When it …

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New Travel Membership Platform VIP Traveler Launches Game-Changing Travel Finds ™ Feature

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE) – VIP Traveler – a new membership platform rethinking how technology can help people travel better – has launched its highly anticipated Travel Finds ™ feature, which uses proprietary personalization technology to help travelers discover and book trips matched to their preferences. Established in 2021 by travel- and tech-industry entrepreneurs Joshua Borenstein …

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