A mobile app jointly developed by Hotels.com® and EPAM has received the prestigious MediaPost Appy Awards 2018 in "Travel and Tourism" category. It was recognized as the best app for airlines, hotels, travel search engines, cruises and car rental services.
“We’re seeing up to 55% of our traffic now coming from mobile devices, so developing and investing in our app experience to make it as rewarding as possible for customers is a key priority. We’re always looking to push the boundaries and constantly innovate, so for our work to be recognized by the Appy Awards, alongside our technology partner EPAM, is a fantastic achievement. We continue to evolve our technology, so watch this space for more mobile innovation coming soon", - said Daniel Craig, VP of Mobile at Hotels.com.
At EPAM's also expressed joy over the high evaluation of their product.
“We are honored to be recognized alongside with our partner, Hotels.com, for the Appy Award, which demonstrates our ability to deliver our customers’ vision through our expertise in design and user experience, software development, mobile, big data and DevOps/TechOps. We value our over 10-year collaboration with Hotels.com and look forward to continuing to push for more innovative, customer-centric user experiences”, - said Balazs Fejes, Co-Head Global Business, EPAM.
Hotels.com App. helps travelers find hotels by detailed parameters, filters & geolocation features. Users can compare hotels by features and prices, explore exclusive offers and book places. The application also offers innovative mobile key technology after the booking, which allows travelers to register, leave the hotel and access their room with a mobile device.
Today, IOS and Android smartphone users have already downloaded the application for over 70 million times and rated it at 4.5+ stars. More information about the application can be found by the link www.hotels.com/hotel-deals/app/.
EPAM Systems Inc. (NYSE: EPAM), founded in 1993, today is the world's leading provider of IT-solutions and digital platforms. Using its many years of technological expertise and expertise in consulting, design and innovation strategies, EPAM creates advanced business solutions. EPAM teams of professionals work with customers in more than 25 countries in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. EPAM was acknowledged as a market leader by a number of independent think tanks and ranked 12th in Forbes's list of "25 fastest-growing public technology companies", 1st place among IT service providers in the Fortune 100's fastest growing companies list.
The APPY Awards are held annually by MediaPost Communications, the largest and most influential media marketing and advertising resource. APPY Awards promotes creativity and progressive experience in application design, this year it celebrates its 21st anniversary. MediaPost Communications hosts news, blogs, and directories for planning and purchasing both traditional and online advertising in a community of over 150,000 members.