Travelport and Directravel, a U.S. corporate travel management company, have signed a new long-term agreement. The new multi-year deal extends a 15-year relationship with Directravel and secures access to Travelport’s Apollo platform offering extensive air, land and sea travel content. Direct travel is based in Mahwah, NJ with regional offices inNew York
; Scranton, PA;Chicago
; andSan Francisco
"Travelport began a program to help Directravel increase their efficiency in their process of booking hotels and cars," Pat Fragale, president of Directravel, said. "The focus was on training and ensuring that all hotel and car rates were loaded into the GDS."