ASTA members have voted UATP as their Technology & Transaction Partner of the Year during their annual awards ceremony that recognizes professionals and businesses that make lasting contributions to the travel industry, the company said.
ASTA currently has over 8,700 members and is the industry´s only professional trade association whose business it is to promote, defend, educate and represent the entire travel industry.
All awards are voted on by the ASTA membership and presented at the ASTA Global Convention. The awards recognize professionals who make lasting contributions to the industry and recognize suppliers who show a willingness to partner with agencies and reward their travel agent sales force accordingly.
UATP is a global payment solution owned and operated by the world´s airlines and accepted by thousands of merchants for air, rail and travel agency payments. UATP connects airlines to Alternative Forms of Payment which can expand reach and generate incremental sales globally. UATP offers easy-to-use data tools, DataStreamâ and DataMineâ , which provide comprehensive account details to Issuers and Corporate Subscribers for accurate travel management.
ASTA (American Society of Travel Agents) is the global advocate for travel agents, the travel industry and the traveling public.