Published on Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Big names, rising stars and exciting newcomers came to the fore at this year's Travel Innovation Awards 2013 ceremony at the Raffles Convention Centre, Singapore.
The awards are held in association with the EyeforTravel Travel Distribution Summit (TDS) .
Best Airline Website (Sponsored by Travelport)
Winner: Air New Zealand, www.airnewzealand.com
Shortlist: www.jetstar.com, www.singaporeair.com, www.airnewzealand.com
Best APAC Online Travel Agency (Sponsored by Travelport)
Winner: asiarooms.com, www.asiarooms.com
Shortlist: www.cleartrip.com, www.wotif.com, www.asiarooms.com
Best Travel Technology Supplier (Sponsored by Yatra)
Winner: Abacus, www.abacus.com.sg
Shortlist: www.hotellinksolutions.com, www.abacus.com.sg, www.perfectibe.com
Most Exciting New Startup (Sponsor, BeMyGuest)
Winner: traverik.com, www.traverik.com
Shortlist: www.lagisatu.com, www.triip.me, www.traverik.com
Best Social Media (Sponsor, BeMyGuest)
Winner: Best Job in the World, Tourism Australia
Shortlist: Scoot, Best Job in the World, Tourism Australia, Travelocity Gnome
Best Traditional Travel Agency Website (Sponsored by Yatra)
Winner: airfares.com.sg, www.airfares.com.sg
Shortlist: www.airfares.com.sg, www.travelworld.com.my, www.tristantoursandtravel.com
Best Mobile App (Sponsored by Content Farmer Travel Technology)
Shortlist: Tripcase, Melbourne Urban Adventures, Skyscanner
Best Destination Website (Sponsor, BeMyGuest)
Winner: yoursingapore.com, www.yoursingapore.com
Shortlist: www.tcindia.com, www.srilankatailormade.com, www.yoursingapore.com
Best Tour Operator (Sponsored by Content Farmer Travel Technology)
Winner: remotelands.com, www.remotelands.com
Shortlist: www.thomascook.com, www.chinadiscoverytours.com, www.remotelands.com
The judges for the awards were:
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