Travelzoo CIO to Present Fly.com at CASMA Conference
NEW YORK, Mar. 20, 2009 -- Travelzoo (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company, today announced that Max Rayner, Chief Information Officer, Travelzoo will present its new Web site, Fly.com™ and discuss meta search at the Computerized Airline Sales and Marketing Association (CASMA) Spring Conference in Dallas on Tuesday, March 24.
Mr. Rayner will discuss both the innovative technologies and methods that allowed Travelzoo to leapfrog other players in the meta search space with its introduction of Fly.com.
“I am delighted to introduce Fly.com to the airline industry leaders gathered at CASMA,” said Rayner. “Following Travelzoo’s well known high quality standards, Fly.com not only provides users better value and clearer information but also allows distribution partners and advertisers to present their offerings in a more differentiated way than in any other current meta search offering. Travelzoo is already known as the global leader in deals publishing. By leveraging our 15 million strong global subscriber base and unrivaled deal inventory we expect to make Fly.com’s value proposition unbeatable for both users and advertisers.”
CASMA is an industry organization with more than 100 airline members. The 2009 CASMA Spring Conference attracts over 200 leading executives from the airline, travel distribution and marketing sectors.
Mr. Rayner leads Travelzoo’s Product Development and Information Technology and is
responsible for both internal and customer facing technology, including engineering and service delivery for Web, email, syndicated, and search-based offerings. Rayner has held senior executive positions at SurfControl, Salesforce.com and Sun Microsystems.
Travelzoo is a global Internet media company. Travelzoo's media properties, which reach more than 15 million travel enthusiasts in the U.S., Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Spain, Taiwan and the U.K., include the Travelzoo® Web site (www.travelzoo.com), the Top 20® list, the Newsflash™ e-mail alert service, the Travelzoo Network™, the SuperSearch™ search tool, and the Fly.com™ search engine. Travelzoo publishes offers from more than 1,000 advertisers from
around the world. Travelzoo's deal experts review offers to find the best travel deals and confirm their true value. Travelzoo’s global headquarters is in New York City.
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