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Score! Uncovers Free Airline Perks
With new fees and surcharges constantly popping up, it's hard to imagine the word "free" associated with anything related to the airline industry. Well, the travel experts at Cheapflights

Premier Traveler Honors the Most Compelling Women in Travel With "An Evening of Inspiration," and Announces New Partnership With WINiT
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - February 04, 2015) - They're compelling, they're inspiring and they're gathering in Los Angeles on February 5, for "An Evening of Inspiration": Premier Traveler's Most Compelling Women in the Travel Industry were chosen and announced this past fall for their perseverance, talent and outstanding accomplishments

DoubleTree by Hilton Declares ""Free Cookies for All"" with Global Giveaways on Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, Friday, May 15
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IronFX Global Sets New Benchmarks in Forex by Offering the Ultimate Prize of a Flight to Space, With Its Latest Live Trading Competition
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iPass Renews Relationship With Arqiva to Offer International Travelers Access to Extensive Airport and Hotel Wi-Fi Services
iPass Inc

Premier Traveler's 'Best of 2014 Awards' as Voted by Our Readership
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 23, 2014) - You'll be quite intrigued, reading about the movers and shakers of the travel industry as they share their wildest, scariest and most heartwarming stories with PT. In our effort to put faces on this year's award recipients, the behind-the-scenes look was indeed an eye-opener Forecasts Travel Trends & Hot Destinations for 2015
With 2015 just around the corner, the travel experts at, the online leader in finding and publishing travel deals, have dusted off their crystal ball and are once again forecasting travel trends for the upcoming year. In its Top Travel Trends and Hot Destinations for 2015 report, the team shares its take on the where and how of Canadian travel for 2015

AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Record Third Quarter Financial Results
Amsterdam, Netherlands; November 4, 2014 -  

Ensighten Launches Integrated Attribution to Optimize Tag Management and Activate Omni-Channel Data

The Most Compelling Women in Travel
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - October 14, 2014) -  Premier Traveler continues to celebrate inspiring women by honoring the 30 Most Compelling Women in the Travel Industry. Following are brief introductions to 30 women who are taking the lead in the travel industry right now

AerCap Agrees Purchase and Leaseback of Seven Boeing 787 Dreamliners with Virgin Atlantic
  Amsterdam, The Netherlands; August 28, 2014 - AerCap Holdings N.V. ("AerCap," NYSE: AER) today announced that it has signed agreements with Virgin Atlantic Airways for the purchase and leaseback of seven Boeing 787 Dreamliners that Virgin Atlantic Airways has on order from Boeing.

LanzaTech Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer
LanzaTech, the revolutionary carbon recycling company, announced the appointment of Gregg Clevenger as Chief Financial Officer. In his role, Clevenger has overall responsibility for leading all aspects of corporate finance for LanzaTech. Reviews First Class Kits From 27 Airlines Around the World
Have you ever wondered what it's like on the other side of the business and first class curtain? The VIP treatment, the free-flowing drinks, gourmet meals/fine dining, the comfy seats or, better yet, beds. Ahhhh... the good life. And what about those secret perks in the complimentary "amenity kits" -- your own personal in-flight "swag" bag? The travel experts at Cheapflights Unveils the Secret Perks of Flying First Class
The prospect of a long international flight changes quite a bit for the rich, powerful and lucky who are seated in the front section of the plane. The land of lie-flat beds and warm cookies may seem almost mystical or a bit mysterious to most travelers. However,, the online leader in finding and publishing travel deals, is shedding light on this VIP experience.

Dr. Derek Lovley Joins LanzaTech's Science Advisory Board
Dr. Derek Lovley, Distinguished Professor and Director of Environmental Biotechnology at the University of Massachusetts has joined the world class advisory board of LanzaTech, a company that has developed a novel carbon capture and reuse technology.

Virgin Atlantic Customer Service Soars to New Heights of Excellence With Saba Cloud
Saba (OTCPink: SABA), a global leader in next-generation cloud solutions for talent management, announced today that Virgin Atlantic, one of the world's leading airlines, has chosen Saba Cloud to manage the learning and performance needs of employees and partners globally.

Matt Argall Draws Inspiration From Richard Branson
Richard Branson, a world-renowned businessman and multi-billionaire, announced in an interview this week that his latest project, Virgin Galactic, will very likely be ready to send up tourists into space by this fall. Making commercial space flights a reality has been Branson's dream for many years. After more than 10 years it looks like this dream will now come true in September

DubLi, Inc. Launches Online Cashback Shopping Portal in Italy
DubLi, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: DUBL), a global marketing company that provides consumers around the world with a variety of innovative online shopping, travel and entertainment opportunities, today announced that it has launched its Online Cashback Shopping Portal in Italy.

Madison Avenue Is a State of Mind
Young & Rubicam Group announced today that its new building at 3 Columbus Circle (3CC) won two prestigious awards at last night's International Facility Management's Association's (IFMA) New York City Awards for Excellence Dinner. Young & Rubicam Group won for Design & Construction of a New Facility as well as for best LEED Certified Project

Y&R Promotes Michael Sussman to President of BAV Worldwide
David Sable, Global CEO of Y&R, has announced that he’s promoting Michael Sussman to President of BAV® Worldwide, Y&R. Sussman has been with Y&R for 17 years and was most recently the Global Director of Analytic Insights and Strategy for Y&R Advertising

Virgin Atlantic First in World to Use Wearable Technology to Serve Passengers
Virgin Atlantic passengers will be the first air travelers to experience the benefits of pioneering Google Glass and Sony Smartwatch technology as they arrive at London Heathrow airport, in an innovative pilot scheme which starts today

BMO Harris Bank and Y&R Midwest Launch New Advertising Campaign Featuring Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls Players
BMO Harris Bank and Y&R Midwest today announced that they are launching a new advertising campaign featuring Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls players in support of BMO Harris Bank's debit cards for both teams.

LBi appoints Paolo Yuvienco as Global Chief Technology Officer
- newly created role will drive LBi's global blend of creativity andtechnology Global marketing and technology agency LBi hasappointed Paolo Yuvienco as its Global Chief Technology Officer, withresponsibility for developing and leading a unified technology strategy inkeyinternational territories

Nokia Corporation Q4 and full year 2012 Interim Report
Nokia CorporationInterim reportJanuary 24, 2013 at 13.00 (CET+1)This is a summary of the fourth quarter and full year 2012 interim reportpublished today. The complete fourth quarter and full year 2012 interimreportwith tables is available at

LBi appoints Anthony Lye as President of Digital Platforms and Channel
- appointment will drive growth of agency's cloud applications, platformsanddata Global marketing and technology agency LBi hasappointed Anthony Lye to the position of President of Digital Platforms andChannel

Bel Brands USA Names Y&R Midwest Agency of Record
Y&R announced today that it has been named North American agency of record for Bel Brands USA. Effective January 2014, Y&R Midwest, the agency's Chicago office, will oversee brand strategy, marketing and social media for the cheese maker's three core brands of The Laughing Cow, Mini BabyBel and Boursin.

JetBlue Announces Its 30th Airline Partner: Silver Airways
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2013) - JetBlue Airways, New York's Hometown Airline™, and Silver Airways, which offers more flights within Florida and to The Bahamas than any other U.S

BMO Financial Group Appoints Y&R as Lead Agency for All Brand and Retail Banking Business Across North America
Y&R announced today that it has been named lead agency for BMO across North America.

Beijing Shougang LanzaTech New Energy Science & Technology Company Earns Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) Certification
Beijing Shougang LanzaTech New Energy Science & Technology Co., Ltd. and the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials Services Foundation, the implementing entity of the RSB, announced today that Beijing Shougang LanzaTech New Energy Science & Technology Co., Ltd

Y&R Sponsors Boot Camp for Digital Start-Ups
Y&R (Y&R Advertising and VML) announced today that on Tuesday, October 29, it will sponsor a Boot Camp for Digital Start-Ups, a half-day conference via its Sparkplug (innovation incubator) program, with some of the best minds in the industry

Virgin Vacations' Worldwide Summer Flash Sale
Travelers looking for a last-minute vacation or planning next year's trips can save up to $300 on land only and air-inclusive tours and vacation packages worldwide with Virgin Vacations' special 3-day flash sale August 21 through August 23.

Online Travel Agent & Mall Promotes 'Upper Class' Sale From Affiliate Luxury Airline Virgin Atlantic
People who are planning airline travel to London and beyond now can travel in style for less. is excited to announce the Upper Class Sale from partner affiliate Virgin Atlantic. Upper Class fares have been deeply discounted for people flying from the major travel hubs of New York, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and Boston

Special Olympics Appoints Y&R as Its First Global Agency of Record
Tim Shriver, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Special Olympics, and David Sable, Global Chief Executive Officer of Y&R, announced today that Y&R has been named as the first-ever global AOR for Special Olympics' marketing efforts.

Y&R'S SicolaMartin Becomes Y&R Austin
Matt Anthony, President and CEO of Y&R North America, announced today that SicolaMartin, a subsidiary of Y&R since 2001, is being rebranded as Y&R Austin, becoming the fifth market in Y&R's North America network.

Y&R, Shazam and UP Announce a Partnership to Lead the Market for Mobile Activation and Adoption of Second Screen
Y&R, the iconic global advertising agency that is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year, and Shazam®, the world's leading media engagement company with more than 350 million users worldwide (100 million in the US), announced a non-exclusive partnership today to help advance the mobile activation of advertising

Y&R Celebrates Its 90th Anniversary With Social Media Installation in Times Square -- #Advertising Is
Ninety years after John Orr Young & Raymond Rubicam opened up Y&R with a single client, the agency is celebrating its 90th year in business as one of the world's largest, iconic and most dynamic advertising agencies.

Madison Avenue's Iconic Y&R Moves West to 3 Columbus Circle
One of advertising's original Madison Avenue agencies, Y&R, along with sister company Wunderman (a pioneer in direct, CRM and digital, that also had its roots on Madison Avenue) are moving to 3 Columbus Circle, a crossroad of NY's vibrant commerce and culture, as well as a block away from Central Park.

CheapOair's 10 Ways to Stay Green in the Travel Industry
CheapOair announces today its support of Earth Day, an international movement to protect the planet and secure a sustainable future. To help customers stay environmentally-friendly while away on vacation, CheapOair has compiled the following list of ways how airlines and travelers can stay eco-conscious.

Publicis Groupe to create the world's leading digital network
DigitasLBi will pool the global market leadership and cutting-edge skill-sets of top agencies Digitas and LBi   Publicis Groupe (EURONEXT Paris: FR0000130577) will merge Digitas and LBi, to form the leading, fully integrated global digital agency network, with digital marketing and technology capabilities at the core

American Express and Emirates Take Flight
American Express (NYSE:AXP) today welcomes Emirates Skywards to the industry-leading Membership Rewards® program. American Express Card Members enrolled in the Membership Rewards program are now able to transfer points into the Emirates Skywards program and redeem Skywards Miles for travel on one of the world’s leading airlines.

Icreon Strengthens Its Quality Assurance Services with Acquisition of Impact QA
Icreon recently completed its acquisition of the software testing firm, Impact QA. The acquisition of Impact QA adds 20 certified software testers to the 400 existing Icreon employees; the current group of talent will relocate and work in Icreon’s Sector 2 office in New Delhi, India.

Analyst Call for GOOG, NWSA, DAL and AMZN Provided by
Wall Street Active analysts will be speaking to investors today about four companies mentioned in this release. As a leading provider of free in depth reports and timely market updates, investors are lucky today to speak to Frankie Cramer, one of the top investment advisors in the industry, about GOOG, NWSA, DAL and AMZN

Starfish Ventures Invests $2.0M in Australian Email and Web Communications Company Atmail

UAM Inducts Airbus Aircraft Into End-of-Life Recycling Program
Universal Asset Management (UAM) is excited to announce the arrival of ex-Malaysian Airlines A330-322 MSN 073 at our Tupelo, Mississippi disassembly facility. This asset's End-of-Life Recycling Program, including the sale and placement of material from this aircraft, will be managed from UAM's Memphis Headquarters.

Nokia Corporation Q3 2012 Interim Report
Nokia CorporationInterim reportOctober 18, 2012 at 13.00 (CET+1) This is a summary of the third quarter 2012 interim report published today.Thecomplete third quarter 2012 interim report with tables is available at

LBi Appoints Roy Capon as CEO of Asia Pacific - Move Strengthens Marketing and Technology Agency's Global Footprint
LBi has appointed Roy Capon as Chief Executive of its Asia Pacific operations with immediate effect.Capon will be responsible for overseeing the development of LBi's presence in the region, including its offices in Mumbai, Dubai and Sydney

UK to Antiqua to St Barth, WIMCO Makes It Easy
St Barth, a casual, chic slice of French Provence in the Caribbean and a favorite winter getaway for Europeans, is now easier to reach for UK residents who used to have to fly through Paris or Amsterdam, then on to St Martin, where an 18 person plane carried them the final 10 miles to St Barth.

Nokia and Virgin Atlantic partner to introduce wireless charging to Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse Lounges
Airline leads the way with new smartphone technology to help passengersrechargebefore a flight Espoo, Finland and New York, NY - Nokia today announced a deal with VirginAtlantic to offer wireless charging facilities at its London HeathrowClubhousefor passengers who want to recharge their phones before a flight

New Nokia Lumia Range Delivers Latest PureView Camera Innovation, New Navigation Experiences and Wireless Charging on Windows Phone 8
Nokia Lumia 920 Captures Best Pictures and Video Ever Seen on a SmartphoneEspoo, Finland and New York, NY - Nokia today announced the Nokia Lumia 920andthe Nokia Lumia 820, the first devices in Nokia's Windows Phone 8 range.The Nokia Lumia 920 is the flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone, includingthelatest advances in Nokia PureView imaging innovation

In the news release, "ClickSquared Continues European Expansion with New UK Office and Key Hires," issued Monday, June 11, 2012 by ClickSquared, we are advised by the company that the name of the strategic account manager should be "Wayne McDonald" rather than "Wayne Darlaston" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows.

ClickSquared Continues European Expansion With New UK Office and Key Hires
ClickSquared, a global provider of SaaS cross-channel marketing software, today announced continued expansion for the company in the United Kingdom.

Virgin Atlantic to become first UK airline providing in-flight mobile access
Virgin Atlantic is all set to offer in-flight mobile access to its passengers, which will make it the first British airline to provide such a service.he service will initially start on Virgin's new Airbus A330 planes flying from London to New York, with passengers being able to make phone calls, send texts and have web access.

GuestLogix to Provide Leading Onboard Retail Solution to FirstGroup Rail Subsidiary
GuestLogix Inc. (TSX: GXI), the leading global provider of onboard retail and payment technology to the passenger travel industry, today announced the deployment of its onboard retail technology platform including its popular handheld POS devices with rail operator First TransPennine Express

Y&R Advertising and VML Kick Off U.S. Olympic Committee Campaign in Support of Team USA for London Summer Olympics 2012
Y&R Advertising and VML, along with Cohn & Wolfe, announced today the official launch of their integrated communications campaign for the U.S. Olympic Committee. The campaign called "Raise Our Flag," is focused on bringing the Olympic spirit to life towards the objective of raising money from individual donors in support of America's Olympic athletes

AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces Transactions for the First Quarter 2012
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Honda Selects LBi to Revamp Its Pan-European Digital Presence Honda Motor Europe has appointed global marketing and technology agency LBito revamp its online customer experience across multiple Europeanterritories. Following a competitive pitch process, the agency has been selected torelaunch Honda's online presence in 22 markets across Europe

Honda selects LBi to revamp its pan-European digital presence
- appointment will see LBi re-imagine the motor manufacturer's digital future

NHS Health Solutions, Inc. Strengthens the Mineseeker Team
NHS Health Solutions, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NHSH) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Mineseeker Operations Overseas Limited ("Mineseeker"), a British Virgin Islands corporation, has appointed David M. Tait as a Non Executive Director.

Google acquires Social media marketing site Wildfire
Wildfire has around 400 employees and serves over 16,000 clients

Virgin Atlantic unveils swanky new Upper Class cabin
Virgin Atlantic has unveiled its new Upper Class cabin, which features the world's longest bar in the skies, mood lighting, and crystal curtains.

Virgin Atlantic employee quits over celebrity flight leak allegations
An employee at the Virgin Atlantic resigned after she was alleged to have given out flight details of up to 70 people, including those of Princess Beatrice, Gwyneth Paltrow and Scarlett Johannson, to a paparazzi agency.

LBi Launches in Sydney Australia - Move Boosts Global Footprint for World Class Marketing and Technology Agency
Global marketing and technology agency LBi has opened for business in Sydney Australia in response to rapidly growing client demand.The move marks LBi's ongoing commitment to helping businesses of all shapes and sizes decide what's next... and then taking them there

Hertz Drives the Champions at Wimbledon
The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world's largest general use car rental brand, is again the official transport supplier for The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships for the 17th year in a row. Over the two weeks of the world-renowned tournament, Hertz is providing rides to tennis stars, coaches and officials in livery featuring the strap-line "Driving the Champions."

Wildfire Launches Social Marketing Suite
Wildfire Interactive, the award-winning leader in social media marketing, today announced the release of their Social Marketing Suite, an all-in-one solution for marketers to grow, engage and monetize customers via social media. Wildfire Social Marketing Suite provides best-in-class social promotion software, easy Facebook page management, social messaging and sophisticated real-time analytics

Virgin Atlantic to issue 'emotional health warnings' before in-flight films
Virgin Atlantic is set to introduce "emotional health warnings" before passengers are shown its in-flight films, in a bizarre bid to prevent tears at 30,000 feet.

Quarter of bosses think it's fine to call staff while on holiday
Holidays are the best time to be free from office tension and be with family. But what if your boss dampens your holiday spirit?

Virgin's cabin crew face axe over abusive message sent to passengers' screens
A cabin crew of Virgin Atlantic is facing the axe after an abusive message meant for two stewards having a nap in empty seats was sent to passengers' TV screens.

Cheryl Cole spent œ3M on LA love nest hoping ex Ashley would 'stay with her'
Cheryl Cole is too heartbroken to use her new love nest in Los Angeles after spending 3million pounds.

Ashley's air stewardess mistress advises Cheryl to dump 'unfaithful' ex-hubby
A Virgin Atlantic crewmember who slept with Cheryl Cole's former husband Ashley has said that 'she will leave him before it's too late'.

Cheryl tells ex Ashley to 'delete her number' after cheating on her with air stewardess
Cheryl Cole has told her former footballer husband Ashley to 'delete her number and leave her alone'.

Ashley Cole accused of enjoying tryst with 3 women while wooing ex Cheryl!
Looks like philandering footballer Ashley Cole will now be facing a hard time in winning back the trust of his former wife Cheryl.t least three girls are set to claim that they enjoyed recent liaisons with the Chelsea footballer around the time he was trying to woo Cheryl earlier this month.

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