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agoda.com voted ‘Favorite Online Travel Site’ at the TravelMole and EyeforTravel Online Travel Innovation Awards 2012
SINGAPORE (May 16, 2012)
agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), has won the award for Favorite Online Travel Site at the TravelMole and EyeforTravel Online Travel Innovations Awards 2012.
Held in conjunction with the EyeforTravel Travel Distribution Summit Asia 2012, the TravelMole & EyeforTravel Online Travel Innovation Awards pay recognition to companies that have shown online excellence in the Asia Pacific region. agoda.com reaffirmed its position as an industry leader by being voted by travelers as their Favorite Online Travel Site.
The award marks the second time Agoda.com has won industry recognition from TravelMole, having received the accolade for Best Accommodation Website in 2008. The awards are part of a growing number of recommendations from industry peers and top tier media recognizing Agoda.com for outstanding service and great value.
Chief Product Officer of agoda.com Mr. John Brown commented: “We are honored to be recognized with this award, and will continue to work tirelessly in the coming years to improve our product to the highest possible standard.”
CEO and Publisher of TravelMole Media Group Mr. Charles Kao said: “agoda’s win is a continuing reflection of their ability to understand the market’s needs and meet them consistently. Having a parent company like Priceline Group that lets them move forward and is always there to support them also helps a lot. My congratulations to the agoda.com team.”
agoda.com currently lists more than 170,000 hotels globally, more than 34,000 of which are within Asia. Customers can book deals in their choice of 37 languages and enjoy instant confirmation on all hotels. Agoda Rewards Points are earned for every booking, affording customers even greater savings.
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