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SINGAPORE (MAY 20, 2011) – Leading online global travel network Swiftrank, owner of more than 12,000 destination-specific travel websites, gets high marks from a respected index of the world’s hottest technology companies.
MomentumIndex, which uses proprietary algorithms to compare technology companies across sectors, lists Swiftrank among its top ten “Start-Ups We Like” in a new report rating online travel companies. Overall, MomentumIndex ranks Swiftrank 26th on the 67-company travel list, placing the two-year-old Singapore-based firm alongside a number of recognizable names in online travel.
The MomentumIndex rankings are purportedly based on a complex computer model that considers data on market traction, management team growth, investor appeal, ecosystem growth, traffic and capital efficiency, as well as crowd-sourced information and qualitative analysis. See the complete travel sector rankings at www.momentumindex.com.
“It’s very gratifying to have Swiftrank’s model and growth recognized by the larger tech community,” says Swiftrank CEO Sue Heilbronner.
Swiftrank is gaining attention from inside and outside the travel industry for its expanding portfolio of destination-specific websites that are beneficial for both hoteliers and travelers alike. Swiftrank offers its hotel partners Featured Hotels status, providing premium positioning on both the home pages and interior pages of Swiftrank’s customized sites. It also provides Featured Hotels with direct links to their own proprietary websites, delivering highly profitable direct bookings that avoid high commissions.
For more information on Swiftrank and its online global travel network, please visit www.swiftrank.com.
About Swiftrank | Swiftrank is the world’s largest online travel network, overseeing more than 12,000 location-based travel websites for destinations around the globe. Swiftrank’s optimized, interactive sites facilitate transactions from more than 101 countries, generating profitable revenue for travel companies by driving direct bookings for hotels, resorts, restaurants, spas and car rental companies on one or more highly relevant, targeted sites, including www.LasVegasHotels.com and www.SingaporeHotels.com.sg. Swiftrank, Pte Ltd., is headquartered in Singapore, with offices in the United States. To learn more about how Swiftrank can work for your property or travel company, please visit www.Swiftrank.com, follow at @Swiftrank, or call toll-free 866-308-RANK (7265) or +1-720-239-1285.
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