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Galileo Renews Contract with World Travel

Galileo International today announced a five-year renewal agreement with World Travel.  The sizeable contract, both in scale and annual segments, signifies Galileo’s breadth of distribution capabilities and its ability to increase revenue and improve market position for its travel agency customers.   
“As we operate in an ever-changing and volatile industry, we are confident that the GDS will continue to provide the greatest combination of content and value to Travel Management Companies,” said George Gadebusch, MIS Director, World Travel, Inc.  “World Travel’s continued commitment to Galileo as a technology partner is built upon a solid 22 year relationship and the belief that they will continue the development of technology solutions and vendor relationships essential to our success.”

“We are proud of the partnership we have with World Travel,” said Bridgette Christiansen, vice president of Sales and Account development, Travel Agency Services, The Americas.  “Cendant is committed to the agency channel and providing the leading products and solutions that are necessary to ensure their success.  Driving incremental revenue and helping agencies succeed through partnership is in the Cendant DNA.”