Amadeus wins three major awards at the 2007 WTA in recognition of its leading role in the travel and tourism industry
· Amadeus wins the World’s Leading Travel Technology Provider Award
· Amadeus is repeat winner of the World’s Leading CRS/GDS System Award
· Amadeus wins the World's Leading Internet Booking Engine Technology Provider Award for the fourth year in a row
Bangkok (Asia Pacific), 21 December 2007: Amadeus, the global leader in technology and distribution solutions for the travel and tourism industry, has won three prestigious awards including the World's Leading Internet Booking Engine Technology Provider, the World's Leading CRS/GDS System and the World’s Leading Travel Technology Provider, at the annual 2007 World Travel Awards ceremony, held on 12th December. It is the fourth year running that Amadeus has picked up the award for the World’s Leading Internet Booking Engine Technology Provider.
Now in its fourteenth year, the World Travel Awards continues to acknowledge and celebrate excellence in the world's travel and tourism industry. As the most comprehensive travel awards ceremony, with trophies awarded in all areas of the industry including travel technology, votes are cast by travel professionals in over 160 countries around the world.
“We are pleased that Amadeus is once again a winner at the WTA, winning three awards that recognise us as the leading global technology provider during our 20th anniversary year,” said Edward Ross, Director, Corporate Marketing, Amadeus. “Once again, these awards underscore our commitment to the industry and our continued investment to enable our customers to better meet the growing needs of today’s traveller.”
Manon Han, Vice President, World Travel Awards, said: “Amadeus is once again recognised for providing differentiated solutions that benefit travel providers and travellers alike. It was widely agreed that Amadeus deserved to come top in these three important categories.”