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- Wed Mar 23, 2016 - UATP Partners With Payment Technology Specialist Limonetik
UATP, the airline-owned payment network, has announced that payment technology specialist Limonetik has joined the Network to expand UATP's choice of payment methods.
\'This partnership gives airlines the opportunity to easily customize their alternative payment acceptance portfolio while avoiding the burden of managing new partnerships, connectivity, and system changes,\' said Ralph Kaiser, president and CEO, UATP. He added, \'Our new partnership will enable airlines to quickly connect and respond to th
- Wed Mar 23, 2016 - UATP Announces The Official Launch of the Air Canada Program
Today UATP and Air Canada introduced the ACGlobe program for corporate travelers. Multi Service will manage the corporate payment solution for the airline, which will issue a branded card for program users.
UATP is a global travel payment network. UATP accounts are actively issued by 15 member airlines and accepted as a form of payment for corporate business travel by more than 200 airlines worldwide. Airlines currently issuing UATP accounts include Aer Lingus, Air New Zealand, Alitalia, American Airli
- Mon Feb 29, 2016 - Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain, Arizona Nears Completion of One-of-a-kind "Spa House"
A unique guest enclave dedicated to complete wellness is in the final stages of development at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain, one of Arizona's most esteemed spa hideaways. Spa House debuts April 2016 in Scottsdale following a comprehensive transformation to the resort's private mountain home previously known as Casa del Sano. Thanks to a top-to-bottom renovation, including the addition of new neighboring casitas, Spa House will be a welcomed commune for retreats, special occasion getaways and executive
- Mon Feb 29, 2016 - Star Alliance Improves Customer Experience At Los Angeles' Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT)
Star Alliance is improving customer experience at Los Angeles' Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) through a combination of co-locating the member airlines in a one single check-in zone and the progressive introduction of more automation. The aim is to offer customers a wider choice of check-in options, giving them more control over this part of the travel process and creating time savings.
As a prerequisite to providing these enhancements, check-in for all 10 Star Alliance member carriers operat
- Mon Feb 29, 2016 - Radius Travel Appoints Nicole Wilcock to Head of Global Project Management & Client Technology
Radius Travel has appointed Nicole Wilcock to the position of Head of Global Project Management + Client Technology. She joins Radius after five years with Opteva, a UK-based consulting firm that specializes in the corporate travel sector.
Nicole's past experience includes 12 years with American Express spanning positions in sales, client implementation, project management, and consumer card business development. She has lived in Australia, Japan, and the United Kingdom over the course of her career.
- Thu Feb 25, 2016 - New Survey From ACTE and the CBOC Shows Canadian Travel Spend Down by 2.6 Percent for 2016
While an uptick in business travel spending is reflected by a slight majority of companies (39 percent) responding to the ninth annual benchmarking survey conducted by the Association of Corporate Travel Executives and The Conference Board of Canada, a near equal number of firms (34 percent) is citing travel program cutbacks. Even with more than a quarter of responding companies (27 percent) indicating \'no change\' in their budgets, the overall Canadian business travel spend for 2016 is predicted to decrea
- Thu Feb 25, 2016 - CWT Further Cements Commitment to Startups; TMC signs new agreement with Plug and Play
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has announced a new collaboration with Plug and Play, a leading startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley. The travel management company will help select the most promising startups working on the next generation of travel + hospitality products and services. CWT is an anchor member of Plug and Play Travel + Hospitality.
Plug and Play Travel + Hospitality is on a mission to discover, support, and scale technologies that are defining the future of travel and hospitality.
- Wed Feb 24, 2016 - The Boulders Resort & Spa, Arizona Completes Multi-Million Dollar Renovations
The Boulders Resort + Spa recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation project just in time for the new season. According to Howard Harris, General Manager, \'The changes are truly remarkable. The fresh look preserves our rich history by continuing to draw inspiration from our surrounding desert environs.\'
The multi-faceted project that began in May 2015 includes the following areas:
The updated design begins with a true sense of arrival with an inviting and sophisticated flavor
- Wed Feb 24, 2016 - The Boulders Resort, Arizona Enhances The Golf Experience: Improved Pace of Play, Short Courses, New Golf Academy Programs and Value-Added Golf Getaway Packages
The Boulders continues to add new ways to make the game of golf enjoyable and to combat concerns that golf takes too much time and is too difficult. Value Your Time programs were designed to improve the golf experience with new golf instruction and pace of play such as the popular Pebble Tees, at 2400 yards, were added for those with limited time and those who are just learning the game or want to continue to enjoy the game. Or, \'Fore at Four\' is for golfers to play 4 holes at 4:00pm and allows golfers
- Wed Feb 24, 2016 - The Boulders Resort, Arizona Introduces One-of-a-Kind New Adventures For Thrill Seekers and Outdoorsmen Alike
The Boulders Resort, renowned for its 1,300 acres in the high Sonoran desert and average daily temperatures, of a perfectly balmy 75 degrees, entices guests to new outdoor experiences ranging from extreme adrenaline junkies, novice and avid hikers, and everyone in between.
Waterfall Rappel - This new outdoor activity takes place on the resort's picturesque grounds beginning at the base of a waterfall that cascades over the ancient rock formations near the Main Lodge. Led by the resort's expert guides