July 26, 2014 7:36 AM ET

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Company Overview of GetThere Inc.

Company Overview

GetThere Inc. develops and provides internet based business-to-business travel procurement and supply solutions. The company operates an online travel and collaboration management platform for corporate travelers in the United States and internationally. The company provides a travel booking platform that facilitates users with access to air, car, hotel, and rail reservations online, as well as a leisure interface, and travel policy and preferred supplier compliance solutions. It also offers collaboration management solutions that enable corporations to manage, shop, and book business travel and other types of collaboration through Web, audio, and video conferencing, as well as business-orie...

3150 Sabre Drive

Southlake, TX 76092

United States

Founded in 1995

339 Employees

Phone:

682-605-1000

Fax:

682-605-0500

Key Executives for GetThere Inc.

Vice President - Engineering
Director of Asia-Pacific Division
Vice President of Sales - North America
Vice President of Service Delivery
Director of Government Programs
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

GetThere Inc. Key Developments

GetThere Inc. Launches GetThere Connect

GetThere Inc. has launched GetThere Connect, providing corporate travelers the ability to shop and book additional hotel, rail and airline content within their corporate travel programs. Applying policy and providing visibility into a larger percentage of their companies' travel purchases is a key objective of many corporate travel managers. The solution will connect corporations to leading regional suppliers around the globe, offering travelers more choices. This enables GetThere to supplement the broad based of travel content available through the Sabre travel marketplace and other GDSs to which GetThere connects, allowing travel buyers to easily shop and book travel from an even greater selection of travel suppliers worldwide.

TNS Partners Signs Multi-Year Contract with GetThere

GetThere announced the signing of a multi-year contract with TNS Partners. Through its agreement with GetThere, TNS Partners will capitalize on Sabre's innovative virtual meetings system to support the growth and advancement of its international recruiting efforts. Sabre Virtual Meetings is the only solution providing enterprise-wide, secure access to private and partner video conferencing rooms as well as a global network of thousands of public rooms. TNS Partners is responsible for recruiting top talent on a global level and already uses visual communications to assess and evaluate prospective candidates around the world. With Sabre Virtual Meetings, the firm will be able to simply locate, reserve and connect high definition video conferencing rooms via an easy to use, cloud-based scheduling system for private and public rooms. As the global workforce continues to change and evolve so do the methods of attracting and recruiting top talent. Virtual recruitment is becoming an increasingly popular option worldwide as it provides candidates and companies a more efficient means to ‘meet’ and interact in a more traditional sense leading to more informed hiring decisions. Sabre Virtual Meetings provides access to the most prominent virtual meeting rooms creating unparalleled customer experiences and thereby enhancing the executive search processes. GetThere continues to lead the industry with its innovative technology offerings. Recognizing the need for a robust, easy-to-manage travel program for companies of all types and sizes, GetThere is now offering customers a unique collaboration pricing bundle. The new pricing bundle means integrated travel and virtual meetings management at a single, affordable monthly price for companies of all sizes. Combining the best-in-class GetThere online travel solution with Virtual Meetings allows businesses to help employees make the most informed decisions on how to meet. Employees can easily consider both convenience and cost-effectiveness when it comes to their travel and meetings options.

HRS and GetThere Inc. Agree to Strategic Distribution Collaboration

HRS has entered into a distribution agreement with GetThere. The 250,000 hotels affiliated to HRS will be available by the end of April to GetThere's global corporate customers no matter what global distribution system they use. HRS offers detailed and high quality hotel information in 32 languages as well as flexible and customer friendly booking conditions. HRS and GetThere believe hoteliers will benefit as their properties will now have even greater exposure via GetThere's thousands of corporate customers, including a majority of the Fortune 200, in 95 countries. Each month 5 million unique users visit the corporate travel reservation system to search and book a business trip. In 2012 GetThere managed more than $9.5 billion in business travel spend.

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