Leading Global Online Travel Company to Connect to Leonardo Database for Hotel Visual Content
Toronto, Canada and Chicago, IL – October 1, 2014 – Orbitz Worldwide has opted for a direct connection with Leonardo for hotel visual content, taking advantage of Leonardo’s full content library and advanced AWS Cloudfront hosting services. Orbitz, a leading online global travel company, includes a number of online travel planning sites, including Orbitz.com, ebookers.com, hotelclub.com, and cheaptickets.com.
Under the agreement, Orbitz subscribes to Leonardo’s MediaConnect product, a hotel media library which includes over 1.5 million images for over 100,000 GDS listed hotels globally.
“By choosing a direct connection to Leonardo’s database of hotel visual content, Orbitz will further enhance the experiences of their millions of customers with visually engaging hotel shopping experiences that lead to increased engagement and conversions. Leonardo’s cloud-based digital technology also ensures a seamless and enhanced user experience for hoteliers managing and consumers accessing hotel visual content on this leading travel website,” said Mark Charlinski, Leonardo’s VP, Syndication & Business Development.