Travelport, a leading provider of critical transaction processing for the global travel industry, today announces that Travel Management Partners (TMP), a top U.S. travel management company with sales in excess of $300 million, has signed a new long-term agreement. The new agreement builds on a 14 year relationship with the global distribution systems (GDS) and will see TMP leverage their partnership with Travelport to achieve their growth objectives through improved efficiency and an enhanced service offering that meets the evolving needs of corporate travelers.
Founded in 1994, Travel Management Partners (TMP) has grown into one of the largest corporate travel management firms in the United States. The company specializes in managing and or establishing on-site corporate travel offices and dedicated off-site travel centers for corporations.
Scott Hyden, vice president, U.S. Sales, Travelport GDS, said: “Travelport has enjoyed a long-standing relationship with TMP and we are delighted to see our partnership continue, delivering the content, functionality and technology they require to improve efficiencies, grow and succeed. Under this long term agreement, we are delighted to continue to serve as their GDS business partner of choice and to help them achieve an even higher level of performance.”
“Our people, partners and technology are woven into the fabric of our success,” said John Lewis, president and CEO of Travel Management Partners. “Since moving to Travelport 14 years ago, we have successfully and aggressively grown our business. Travelport has been a key partner for us in our efforts, both from a technology and customer service standpoint. With our renewed partnership, we look forward to continuing our success together for many years to come.”