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Jay Boehmer

As GDS Bookings Grow, Amadeus Strikes Optimistic Tone On Lufthansa   Posted July 31, 2015

Given its strength in Germany, Amadeus is the global distribution system most exposed to Lufthansa's decision to surcharge the agency channel. Yet on Friday, the GDS operator struck an accepting and optimistic, if at times critical, tone on the airline group's looming distribution plan. Read More »

Posted July 28, 2015
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Jeff Klee

INTERVIEW: AmTrav CEO And Co-Founder Jeff Klee   Posted July 10, 2015

AmTrav prides itself on its booking tool, which may have only "80 percent" of the "the bells and whistles" of a Concur but is "nimble" and quick to bring in nonfare airline content, said Klee, who is CEO of the travel management company and of online travel agency CheapAir.com. Klee spoke with The Beat's Jay Boehmer about bringing in new types of content, why he's not sold on the International Air Transport Association's New Distribution Capability, why AmTrav now works with Concur and how he balances supplier relationships when running an OTA alongside a TMC. Read More »
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