Travelong Named Top Performing Retail Agency by Korean Air

NEW YORK, April 11, 2012

Travelong, a Fareportal company, was recently honored by Korean Airlines with the Top 25 Sales Achievement Award for 2011. Executives from Travelong accepted the award which recognizes their successes for Korean Airlines for the second consecutive year.

“Korean Air would like to offer their congratulations to Travelong for receiving the Top 25 Sales Achievement Award,” said Mr. Won Ma, the Vice President of Regional Passengers Sales in New York. “Korean Air appreciates the continued support and looks forward to more award winning years for Travelong!”

Korean Airlines, the largest airline in South Korea, and Travelong have a long standing partnership. The airline also recognized the travel agency for its 2009 sales achievements with an Outstanding Sales Agency Award.

“We are honored to receive this award and look forward to our continued success with Korean Airlines,” says Sam Jain, CEO of Travelong.

Travelong and its affiliate companies have been continuously recognized for outstanding work among the top travel organizations, positioning it alongside other industry leaders such as Expedia, American Express, Priceline, Orbitz, and AAA Travel. In 2011, Travelong was ranked 11 on Travel Weekly’s prestigious Power List and also received three Magellan Awards, as well as numerous performance accolades from partners including US Airways, SABRE, LAN Airlines, EVA Airways, China Airlines and TAM.

SOURCE: Travelong