San Francisco, CA, November 21, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- LoungeBuddy, the only single resource for travelers to discover, book and access airport lounges around the world, today announced a partnership with Concur® (NASDAQ: CNQR), the world’s leading provider of spend management solutions and services, to provide their 25 million business travelers with the ability to sync their trips with LoungeBuddy in a few simple taps. The integration will be available through the Concur App Center, which offers innovative apps that connect with Concur in key categories such as traveler productivity, travel management, finance, compliance, and much more. This integration will make it possible for Concur customers to discover their preferred airport oasis with ease.
At last month’s Perfect Trip DevCon 2014, Concur named LoungeBuddy the “Best Travel-Related Innovation for Businesses”, awarding the team with a $50,000 investment to enhance the business traveler experience.
“We congratulate LoungeBuddy on winning the Perfect Trip Fund Award and look forward to sharing LoungeBuddy with our customers,” says Jigish Avalani, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Developer Platform Services at Concur. “We’re pleased to be working with LoungeBuddy to make business travel that much more convenient for our clients.”
LoungeBuddy™ is the only single resource for travelers to be able to discover, book and access airport lounges around the world. Hundreds of thousands of members use LoungeBuddy to discover their perfect airport oasis and improve their travel experience. LoungeBuddy covers nearly 2,000 airport lounges in almost 600 global airports. The free LoungeBuddy App is available on iOS and Android. To learn more about LoungeBuddy, visit www.loungebuddy.com.
Concur is the leading provider of spend management solutions and services in the world, helping companies of all sizes transform the way they manage spend so they can focus on what matters most. Through Concur’s open platform, the entire travel and expense ecosystem of customers, suppliers, and developers can access and extend Concur’s T&E cloud. Concur’s systems adapt to individual employee preferences and scale to meet the needs of companies from small to large. Learn more at www.concur.com or the Concur blog. The Concur Perfect Trip Fund invests in leading edge travel technology companies and is awarding $100,000 in innovation funding at the awards at The Perfect Trip DevCon 2014, from Concur & TripIt.