Giving Back to the Norma Pfriem Breast Care Center

Tell us about the Norma Pfriem Breast Care Center. The Norma Pfriem organization is a Connecticut-based non-profit started by the former Norma Pfriem, who had some connection to Connecticut, where I live. My wife is a survivor and has since volunteered at the Fairfield, Connecticut center where she was first treated. This center is affiliated with the Yale New Haven […]

A Day in the Life with Chema Alvarado, Senior Vice President of Partnerships and Market Strategy

When did you join Fareportal and what ‘s your title?  I joined Fareportal in September 2017 as the Senior Vice President of Partnerships and Market Strategy. What did you do before joining Fareportal? I was the Director of Sales, Marketing, and Loyalty for Oneworld, which called for leading sales and marketing efforts to generate incremental high-yield revenue for member airlines through direct and […]

Recognizing Excellence: Contact Center Agent, Adrian

Adrian Anthony from Pune’s Customer Service team was the subject of a handwritten letter of appreciation from one of our CheapOair customers! The customer was impressed with Adrian’s unique style of his customer service approach and the manner in which he addressed her booking needs. “I am certain that the service he gave me will be repeated, as […]

Coming to America: From a 15-Year-Old in Nicaragua to a Travel Industry Executive

National Hispanic Heritage Month is the period from September 15 to October 15 in the United States, when people recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the group’s heritage and culture. Hispanics account for a large portion of our employee population and our MilesAway blog spotlights two of our many amazing employees. Chema Alvarado, SVP of  […]

Gurgaon Employees Participate in Annual Pinkathon

35 employees from our Gurgaon office participated in the sixth annual Pinkathon, India’s largest and only run for women. More than 60,000 women in 8 cities across India participated in this year’s series of events which is organized by the United Sisters Foundation. It’s designed to spread awareness about breast cancer and other health-related issues […]