JacTravel has unveiled a dedicated channel management strategy under the leadership of commercial manager, James Blackmore. Embracing a trend in the usage of channel management technology by hotels, the organisation has set out to connect with as many channel managers as it can via XML interfaces.
UK-based tour operator JacTravel, best known for its extensive range of hotels online and inbound travel services, has recruited Naomi Reed to grow its client base in the USA and Canada. Reed joins from lastminute.com – Travelocity’s UK business-to-consumer brand - where she was head of supply.
JacTravel, the tour operator best known for inbound travel services and hotels online, is making its inventory of over 6,000 directly-contracted city based hotels in more than 550 worldwide cities widely available to the UK travel trade for the first time.
Mario Bodini, chief executive of JacTravel, a consistently growing company that turns over £100m/year from hotel booking on the internet and inbound services has publicly criticised the British government for what he describes as an “intellectually bankrupt” stance on tourism.