Jeff Wasson, CEO of TravelNow.com
, a hotel reservations system formed in 1995, announced yesterday that the company has confirmed its one-millionth hotel room booking in the past 12 calendar months.
The reservations milestone is another in a year of accomplishments for TravelNow that includes strengthening financial security, advances in technology, and enhanced affiliate relationships.
In addition to the growing consumer confidence in booking travel online, the landmark number of reservations coming through TravelNow`s Internet-based booking engine can be attributed to enhancements in its technology and the growth of its affiliate network. The company has completed the implementation of BEA`s WebLogic server and increased its bandwidth. Both features boost the number of visitors capable of logging on to the site simultaneously, increase the capacity to process transactions, and decrease server downtime. TravelNow also added approximately 5,000 affiliates to its network now totalling over 9,000 members including over 42,000 links.
has recently ranked TravelNow.com number one for hotel bookings online.