, a leader in last-minute packages for the travel industry, announces an improved commission payment schedule for its free Agent59 program.
Agents will now receive commission checks twice per month. Bookings made between the 1st and 15th of the month will be paid on the 16th of the month and bookings made between the 15th and 31st will be paid on the 1st of the month. Site59 packages are available through the Sabre eVoya Webtop, Worldspan Go!, as well as through Agent59. Agents benefit from Site59’s net rates with more than 2600 leading industry suppliers worldwide as well as innovative technology that automatically assembles and prices package inventory based on up to the minute availability.
“Agent59’s uncapped commissions give agents additional revenue opportunities in the rapidly growing last-minute package market,” said Damon Tassone
, General Manager of Site59. “Approximately 87% of our consumers purchase packages for travel within one week, so we are pleased to keep agents competitive with products that today’s customers need,” Tassone continued.
The agent platforms, designed with input from agent task forces, find and book creatively packaged trips that combine air, hotel, car, and unique extras such as pre-paid dinner reservations or walking tours. Packages shown are guaranteed available and can be purchased from 14 days up to 3 hours in advance of departure.
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