Trey Urbahn, Chairman of Travel Services for Priceline.com
, was appointed today as Chief Executive Officer of FareChase, Inc., a Web automation technology company for the travel industry.
software provides the lowest cost, direct access solution for travel distributors, enabling their corporate customers, travel agencies and consumers to search, compare and transact fares only available on the Internet.
Urbahn`s experience in online travel will help FareChase to successfully implement the software applications being requested by such clients as Sabre and Worldspan, two of the four global distribution systems who licensed FareChase`s revolutionary, proprietary real-time fare compare search tool.
Other clients include Orbitz, e-Travel, Outtask and i:FAO.
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