Expedia Group has named RateGain Travel Technologies Limited (RateGain) as a Preferred Connectivity Partner. RateGain is a global provider of SaaS solutions for travel and hospitality.
The Expedia Group Connectivity Partner Program honours and rewards top connectivity providers, such as channel managers, property management systems, central reservation systems, and other vendors, for maintaining high-quality connections and assisting connected lodging properties in growing their business and better serving travellers on Expedia Group websites.
RateGain will collaborate with Expedia Group’s executive team to provide input and assist define future goods and technological solutions as part of the relationship. RateGain will gain early access to new Expedia Group tools and features that it can pilot and integrate into its software to help the industry and its customers make faster decisions and generate more income as a result of the agreement.
“RateGain and Expedia have had a long standing and deep partnership spanning more than a decade across different brands and product lines. We share their passion to provide travelers a seamless and real-time experience of planning, searching, and booking travel because where you book matters! We are delighted to have been recognized as a Preferred connectivity partner and look forward to working with Expedia’s connectivity and leadership team to solve the industry’s challenges of tomorrow,” said Chinmai Sharma, President-Americas at RateGain.
In 2022, the Expedia Set Connectivity Partner Program will enter its second year, and Preferred status will be awarded annually to a select group of top-performing hotel connectivity software suppliers who provide great software connections as well as sophisticated tools and capabilities. Expedia Group connectivity providers are graded on a variety of technical and business criteria in order to qualify for Preferred status. Preferred designation was awarded to RateGain because of its dedication to:
Improving traveler experiences on Expedia Group websites
Enabling a wide range of tools and capabilities integrated with the Expedia Group travel platform
Providing a quality connection with a reliable user experience
Ensuring a streamlined onboarding experience and high-quality support for properties
Empowering business growth for our clients on Expedia Group websites
“RateGain plays a crucial role in the travel ecosystem by building innovative solutions that empower global lodging properties to grow their businesses and deliver amazing experiences to guests,” said Lisa Chen, vice president, Global Lodging Connectivity & Solutions. “We are excited and energized to deepen our relationship with RateGain in 2022 as a key stakeholder in our collective mission to power global travel for everyone, everywhere.”