Royal Pacific Recognized by Cathay Pacific

Airline partner, Cathay Pacific, recently held their Top Agent Award Dinner where Royal Scenic was recognized. Tracy Chan, Director of Business Development and Ivy Yeung, CEO represented the company and accepted the award at the event.

 

 

Giving Back to the Long Island Chapter of the National MS Society with Fareportal’s Personal Impact Program

This month’s Personal Impact Recipient is Tanya Jackson, Manager of Accounts Payable in our New York Headquarters. She chose to support the Long Island Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. It was founded in 1946 to raise awareness and support for people with the disease which is a chronic and typically progressive condition involving damage to the sheaths of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord.

Considering themselves more of a unified movement than organization, the NMS is a gathering place for people with MS, their family and loved ones, healthcare providers, volunteers, and all those that seek a world free of MS. It’s a place to connect and take action where mobilization of all possible human and financial resources achieves results.

Tanya has been involved with the National MS Society for a year. A few of her friends and a family member are battling the disease. She felt compelled to get involved when she met a woman at her gym who was battling the disease and told Tanya how working out made her feel stronger, minimized her pain, and helped her deal with the depression and emotional aspect of the disease.

Tanya has participated in boot camp and work out activities that are organized by the National MS Society.

Tanya said that getting involved with them is easy. There are all sorts of activities such as walking, biking, and other workout challenges. Getting involved helps me get exercise all while serving a good cause.

If you’d like to get involved in your local chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, click here. The Multiple Sclerosis movement is a worldwide phenomenon! If you’d like to get involved you can search for your local MS non-profit organization on the MS International Federation’s site.

Recognizing Excellence: Contact Center Agent, Prior

Meet Contact Center agent, Prior, one of Fareportal’s shining stars. He consistently delivers great experiences to our customers and they are so amazed by his service, they regularly post online reviews of their experiences for all to read! Here’s what some of his customers had to say recently. CheapOair is absolutely awesome! Not online did […]

CheapOair MilesAway and OneTravel Going Places Blogs

Each month, the Marketing Tribe’s Content Squad publishes 50-60 combined articles on CheapOair’s MilesAway and OneTravel’s GoingPlaces blogs. The topics range from destination and cultural spotlights to travel survival guides that are designed to educate, entertain, and inform discerning travelers and to support our brands’ mission to be authoritative voices in the travel space. One […]

Giving Back to LUNGevity with Fareportal’s Personal Impact Program

Cynthia Roman of the Finance Department asked Fareportal to support LUNGevity. Tell us about LUNGevity.  LUNGevity is the United States’ leading lung cancer focused nonprofit. It’s committed to making an immediate impact on increasing the quality of life and survivorship of people with lung cancer by accelerating research in early detection and more effective treatments. […]

Sara Steele on Women in Data Science

In November 2017, the U.S. Department of Commerce reported that while women fill 47% of total U.S. jobs, they only hold 24% of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) jobs. Despite being in the minority, Sarah Steele a Data Scientist here at Fareportal is a key player in driving the company’s innovation, as well as […]

A Day in The Life with Luis Batista, IT Team Lead

When did you join Fareportal and what’s your job title?  I joined Fareportal on August 16, 2016 and I was hired for a Bilingual Desktop Engineer role. Shortly after, I became a Team Lead. Do you have any special training that’s relevant for your role? Prior to joining Fareportal, I worked for the Jewish Board […]