Expedia, Inc. is the largest online travel company in the world, with an extensive brand portfolio that includes more than 90 localized Expedia.com®- and Hotels.com®-branded sites; leading U.S. discount travel site Hotwire®; leading agency hotel company Venere.com™; Egencia™, the world's fifth largest corporate travel management company; the world's largest travel community TripAdvisor® Media Network; destination activities provider ExpediaLocalExpert®; luxury travel specialist Classic Vacations®; and China's second largest booking site eLong™. The company delivers consumers value in leisure and business travel, drives incremental demand and direct bookings to travel suppliers, and provides advertisers vast opportunity to reach the most valuable audience of in-market travel consumers anywhere through TripAdvisor Media Network and Expedia Media Solutions. Expedia also powers bookings for some of the world's leading airlines and hotels, top consumer brands, high traffic websites, and thousands of active affiliates through Expedia® Affiliate Network. (NASDAQ: EXPE)
Our mission is to build the world's largest and most intelligent travel marketplace, connecting more travelers with the best travel booking services and destination information, and delivering value to travel suppliers and other companies that want to reach this unmatched audience.
Collectively, the Expedia, Inc. brands cover virtually every aspect of researching, planning, and booking travel, from choosing the best airplane seat, to reading personal travel reviews of hotels, to planning what to do in a destination once you arrive. The Expedia, Inc. portfolio serves both leisure and business travelers with tastes and budgets ranging from modest to luxury. Expedia is the single largest provider of hotel bookings in the world, delivering consumer travel demand from nearly every continent to more than 123,000 hotels and hundreds of airlines, tour operators, car rental companies and destination services supply partners.
The Expedia, Inc. family includes some of the world’s most popular travel brands and represents the largest and most sophisticated online travel marketplace.
The Expedia, Inc. portfolio of brands includes Expedia.com®, Hotels.com®, Venere.com™, Hotwire®, Egencia™ (formerly Expedia Corporate Travel), TripAdvisor®, ExpediaLocalExpert®, ClassicVacations® and eLong™. Expedia, Inc.’s companies operate more than 70 global points of sale in more than 55 countries. Expedia also powers bookings for some of the world’s leading airlines and hotels, top consumer brands, high traffic websites, and thousands of active affiliates through Expedia® Affiliate Network. (NASDAQ: EXPE)
Travel Content and Media Brands:
The TripAdvisor® Media Network is comprised of sites that empower travelers with valuable information and reviews for millions of destinations, hotels, restaurants, activities and more. Transactional Brands
Expedia, Inc.’s transactional brands, including Expedia.com, Egencia, Hotels.com and Hotwire, offer travelers the world’s most comprehensive selection of travel options backed by industry leading technology and a team of hundreds of Expedia employees worldwide whose sole focus is on developing and maintaining Expedia’s strong relationships with hotels, airlines and other travel suppliers.
Expedia also extends its technology, supply portfolio and media value through business-to-business travel offerings.
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