Carey Mobile App Takes Gold at 2016 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Washington, D.C., October 04,, 2016 — Carey International, Inc., the leading provider of innovative chauffeured service solutions, customer-centric travel technology, and ground transportation logistics management, announced today that The Carey® Mobile Application has been selected as a Gold Magellan Award Winner by Travel Weekly. The Magellan Awards honor the best in the travel industry and salute the outstanding travel professionals behind it all. Winners are chosen by a panel of travel experts. This marks the third consecutive year that the Carey Mobile App has earned gold.
“This award further confirms Carey International’s commitment to providing our customers with cutting-edge technology and tools that makes their chauffeured service experience as seamless as possible,” said Gary Kessler, President and CEO of Carey International Inc., “We are certainly honored to receive this prestigious award once again.”
The Carey Mobile App was launched 2014 as part of Carey International’s expansive proprietary technology update. The Carey Mobile App allows travelers to easily locate their chauffeur when arriving at the airport, receive notifications regarding changes to reservations, trip status and flight delays, and make changes to their itinerary. The app also features state-of-the-art GPS technology that allows travelers to see their vehicle’s location, in real time, as well as view a picture of their chauffeur with his/her contact information.
The Carey Mobile App also seamlessly integrates with the Carey Connect Travel Management Platform, sharing important travel information with arrangers so they can monitor Carey trips in real-time and receive notifications if a traveler makes a change to his or her itinerary.
The Carey Mobile App is available for download for iOS in the App Store and for Android on Google Play.
About Carey International, Inc.
Carey International is the trusted leader in innovative chauffeured service solutions, customer-centric travel technology, and ground transportation logistics management; providing world-class service, unparalleled safety, and general peace of mind to the world’s most discerning travelers since 1921. Spanning more than 1000 cities worldwide, Carey’s award-winning global franchise network offers consistent standards of service and unmatched business control for both travelers and arrangers across two distinct brands.
Carey® features a world-class fleet of late-model executive and luxury vehicles, a corps of professional chauffeurs, and a full portfolio of specialized transportation logistics management services.
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