This article showcases our top picks for the best Chicago based Travel companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Travel industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Chicago Travel Companies
Gogo is an inflight internet company that provides broadband connectivity products and services for aviation. It gives air travelers the freedom to be entertained or work more productively, connect aircrews in new ways for better service and safer operations, and employ innovative technologies to talk to the airplanes themselves to deliver higher performance and cost savings.
It was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.. .
Journera is a technology company that provides a secure, real-time data exchange for creating more seamless travel journeys. Through its platform, Journera creates a complete view of the traveler’s journey in real-time, enabling travel-related companies to create better travel experiences that drive increased loyalty and direct engagement with customers.
Founded in 2016, the company is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, United States.. .
Direct® is property management software EVOLVED. Our next-gen PMS adds tremendous value bringing every feature necessary to run a business under one roof by consolidating or replacing the functionalities altogether, enabling companies to generate more revenue, with less effort, and at a lower cost than they can by bundling competing platforms.
Turbocharge your business with Direct® – a next-gen enterprise property management system with a proprietary channel manager, free website builder, smart booking engine, automated staff workflows, integrated payouts, and much more.. .
Rocketmiles is a startup that lets travelers earn frequent flier miles in major airline programs when booking hotel stays through its site. It was built with the sole purpose of helping people travel more and travel farther.
They feature a premium, hand-picked hotels in each city that have been screened by their staff of experts.. .
TripScout is the only travel entertainment platform for the traveler that dreams every day about their next trip. It serves as a personalized up-to-date travel guide.
The company was founded in 2015 and based in Chicago, Illinois.. .
ParkWhiz is the place to find and book daily, monthly, and event parking via web or mobile app. ParkWhiz helps costumers make informed parking decisions by comparing prices, locations, amenities, and providing reviews.
Founded by Aashish Dalal and Jon Thornton in 2006, ParkWhiz was formed out of the founders’ frustration over finding a decent parking spot at a ballgame. Between the parking lots, garages, and driveway owners renting out space, there were plenty of places to park, but no way to know which had open spaces or how much they cost.
There had to be a better way than driving around aimlessly searching for a spot. ParkWhiz represents an innovative breakthrough in the way people park.
With a million spots across North America, ParkWhiz helps people park their cars quickly and efficiently.. .
United Airlines and United Express operate an average of 5,341 flights a day to more than 360 airports across six continents. In 2012, United and United Express carried more passenger traffic than any other airline in the world and operated nearly two million flights carrying 140 million customers.
United is investing in upgrading its onboard products and now offers more flat-bed seats in its premium cabins and more extra-legroom economy-class seating than any airline in North America. In 2013, United became the first U.S.-based international carrier to offer satellite-based Wi-Fi on long-haul overseas routes.
The airline also features DIRECTV® on 200 aircraft, offering customers more live television access than any other airline in the world. United operates nearly 700 mainline aircraft and has made large-scale investments in its fleet.
In 2013, United will continue to modernize its fleet by taking delivery of more than two dozen new Boeing aircraft. The company expanded its industry-leading global route network in 2012, launching nine new international and 18 new domestic routes.
Business Traveler magazine awarded United Best Airline for North American Travel for 2012, and readers of Global Traveler magazine have voted United’s MileagePlus program the best frequent flyer program for nine consecutive years. According to the 4th annual Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey published by IdeaWorksCompany in May 2013, United has the most saver-style award-seat availability among the largest U.S.
global airlines. More than 85,000 United employees reside in every U.S.
QualSights is visual insights platform that provides brands, agencies and consulting firms a dramatically faster and more affordable way.
Shuttle Planet connects people and businesses to enable safe, shared on-demand travel whenever and wherever, for the lowest price possible. A demand-responsive buyer pick & double commit hybrid long-distance passenger transport marketplace aggregating scheduled transportation, or if none available aggregating the demand.
Shuttle Planet bridges the gap between shared on-demand and scheduled regular and irregular transportation and is built for and with transport SMB’s in mind, but also enterprise-capable and AI (Self-Driving) vehicle ready through an API. Visit www.shuttleplanet.com and find & book or crowdsource & book your shared rides anytime and anywhere..
Apartment Jet is a short term property management software that offers solutions to owners and operators in apartment industry. The company helps these owners grab the reins and right the saddle.
It provide property management owners and operators the portfolio-level visibility, control, revenue opportunity, and power to maintain a sense of community that’s too easily sacrificed in today’s sharing economy. The company is focused on turning corporate/guest suites and vacant units into revenue..
VacayHome Connect focuses in the fields of vacation rental industry, distribution, digital marketing, web-stores, and websites.
Options Away revolutionize the way people research, plan, and book travel by providing a level of flexibility not yet available in today’s travel booking life cycle. Options Away leverage the concepts and technologies of the financial options markets and apply them to the travel industry; giving consumers the ability to hold a flight for a period of time while they finalize their travel plans.
Backed by multiple patents in the airline options space, Options Away will market directly to travel planners with a low-cost item (Option) that can help inspire travel and motivate a buying decision. Partner airlines can sell an option on their main product (Airline Seat), thus leading with a much lower cost item than the traditional airline reservation process.
Finally, partners such as Online Travel Agencies, meta-search, travel technology providers, and travel planning sites can offer value add value via integration with the Options Away pricing and options management system.. .
Don’t know where to travel next? Tripnary lets you discover great places to fly on your budget. Explore phenomenal and unique destinations in the app—beautiful beaches, iconic architectures, unspoiled national parks, electrifying nightlife, photographer’s paradise—amazing places from everywhere in the world.
Instantly compare fares to EVERY place and find one that fits your budget. Choosing an adventure at a price that works for you is that easy! Not ready to book? Save places to your bucket list to be notified when prices drop..
Triprental.com strives to operate as THE online listing service for vacation rental owners and property managers to advertise their properties online. With the use of proprietary tools and services, TripRental.com aims to generate even more rental bookings for rental owners and property managers in an easy and cost-effective way.
In turn, this provides travelers a simple and safe way to find the perfect vacation rental on an easy-to-use website that hosts an extensive selection of vacation homes.. .
Golfmiles is an app that allows users to book golf tee times and receive rewards. They Maximize points & miles earnings every time you play golf.
Buy tee times from over 6,000 golf courses in the US on Golfmiles.com and choose to earn loyalty currencies you already value, in programs you already understand. Golfmiles is a tee time booking engine where you can earn & burn miles/points on rounds of golf.
They also enabling golfers to earn ‘miles’ from their favorite frequent flyer program or gift cards when they buy a round of golf. The app mission in developing Golfmiles.com is to make it easier to search, compare and buy a round of golf PLUS reward golfers for playing the game we all love to play.
Golfmiles was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, United States.. .
Togo Group is building the leading technology platform for road-based travel and outdoor tourism through our consumer brands Togo RV and Roadtrippers. Through our innovative products and services, Togo Group is re-imagining the consumer and enterprise road-travel experience.
We are bringing together products and services that empower travelers to more easily own and maintain recreational vehicles as well as more easily discover, book, and navigate road trips.. .
Lost Travel builds software to help people share their adventures and they organize one-of-a-kind events.
IMAGINE THE PERFECT SPACE IN THE PERFECT PLACE. Easy-breezy booking.
100% reliability. With Zencity, you get apartment-style suites maintained to hotel standards in cool and convenient neighborhoods.
It’s the simplest decision you’ll make in renting or travel.. .
Meal Sharing LLC operates an online meal sharing platform that brings travelers and locals to connect with each other over home-cooked
BCD Meetings & Events
BCD Meetings & Events energize and streamline the business of meetings and events.
Flying Food Group
Flying Food Group is a large-scale catering company providing airline catering meals and snacks for airlines & top retail partners.
Naf Naf Grill
Naf Naf Grill was founded in 2008 by Sahar Sander, Elan Burger, David Sloan, and Justin Halpenny and is the premium destination for fresh, authentic Middle Eastern food. Oven baked pitas, hand cut salads, and freshly prepared sauces all served as an accompaniment to award-winning shawarma and falafel.
Naf Naf is a fast casual format with 13 units open and 4 more under development. Naf Naf has received critical acclaim in its home market of Chicago and have new restaurants under development in Minneapolis and Madison, WI.
From the most humble of beginnings to a high-growth restaurant company in a few years, the company is guided by an idea they now fondly call The Naf Love.. .
Chicago Transit Authority
We deliver quality, affordable transit services that link people, jobs and communities.
Forbes Travel Guide
For more than 50 years, Forbes Travel Guide has assisted travelers in making smart decisions about where to stay and dine when traveling. Since its founding in 1958 as Mobil Travel Guide, Forbes Travel Guide has been committed to the same rigorous inspections of hotels, restaurants and spas-the most comprehensive in the industry with more than 500 standards tested at each property we visit-to help you cut through the clutter and make easy and informed decisions on where to spend your time and money.
Our team of anonymous inspectors are constantly on the road, sleeping in hotels, eating in restaurants and making spa appointments, evaluating those exacting standards to determine a property’s rating. Startle is the online home of Forbes Travel Guide, the creators of the original Five-Star ratings system and the leading travel authority since 1958.
This unique new platform combines expert travel content with social connections, curated lists and insider deals to create unique travel experiences for the most discerning travelers.. .
eGate Solutions is a global technology company that provides software solutions for airline industry.
Eventric is the leading SaaS developer of live event and tour management software solutions. We power efficiency and measurable bottom-line profitability for event production and tour management.
We’ve designed and cultivated our web, mobile, and cloud solutions Master Tour and Live Access to precisely benefit the needs of the top professionals across music, tv/film, sports, production, corporate, and touring industries. With a global footprint of clients on-the-go, our mission is to make life on the road easy and productive.
Our flagship product, Master Tour, is trusted by thousands of professional tour and production managers, crew members and talent to orchestrate and deliver the appropriate tour information at the right time. Removing the layers of complexity while on the road, Master Tour’s command & control desktop application enables key tour personnel to easily plan, set up, and communicate timely information to mobile-connected talent and crew.
Master Tour is Total Tour Intelligence: **The who, what when and where available at everyone’s fingertips **One-to-many: the tour command post for effective communications and logistics **Software built in the cloud, delivered for the road: desktop and iOS/Android; offline capabilities and instant data syncs; complete data security **Battle field tested: 15+ years of development and user feedback Live Access is a secure “invite only” ticketing system for the private distribution and retail sale of event tickets and VIP packages. Agencies, management companies, and bands skillfully and securely manage their “friends and family” internal VIP tickets through our online platform.
Sample clients include: Warner Music, Red Light Management, Ed Sheeran, Live Nation, Red Bull, Justin Timberlake, Kenny Chesney, Lady Gaga, Sebastian Maniscalco, Metallica, The Harlem Globetrotters, The WWE, Zac Brown Band. Eventric is headquartered in Chicago, with satellite offices in Los Angeles, Nashville and Seattle.
Our experienced team brings a combined 80+ years of experience as touring professionals, software developers and industry experts. Learn more: www.eventric.com.
Trytn is an online platform, providing an event booking gateway and online marketing presence for excursion providers such as dive shops, day sails, charter fishing, and other charter based companies. It consists of a consumer-facing portal through which users and providers can engage with one another in relevant communities.
Trytn was founded in 2014 by [Reza Barissi](https://www.crunchbase.com/person/reza-barissi) and is based in Chicago, I.L.. .
EvoLux Transportation is building the world’s first helicopter charter marketplace. Their web-based platform aggregates supply & demand to open up transparency in the reservation process, while also capitalizing on the utility of a rideshare product to drive utilization through collaborative consumption.
Those interested in taking a helicopter ride can choose between two types of bookings: either the whole helicopter, or just a seat (or two). Their SkyLimo product will allow the former, while their SkyShare product will hypermarket opportunities to hop on an existing flight to optimize the $/seat-mile metric that helicopter operators use to manage their business.
Their thesis remains that the poor transparency in the market has yielded a highly fragmented industry full of inefficiencies. Through the use of a centralized marketplace and intelligence-generating tools both for the consumer and operator, EvoLux will be causing a paradigm shift in regional travel by changing the perception of helicopter travel..
An Online Travel Agency, TISI LLC is developed to work within the existing eco-system of Online travel booking and Ride-share. Our established travel agency is expanding our operations to include an app that seamlessly integrates a ride-share feature, creating an end-end solution for business travelers and users with simple transport requirements.
This creates the one-stop shop for transportation.. .
Cleancio is a fast growing and innovative Chicago based start-up providing on-demand vacation rental cleaning services. Our goal is to improve the guest’s experience by following hospitality standards.
Moreover, we help Airbnb hosts, vacation rental property managers and owners keep and maintain excellent guest reviews.. .
Garrett Popcorn Shopså¨
Garrett Popcorn Shops is a food & beverages company that provides gourmet popcorn.
The Chicago Department of Aviation
The Chicago Department of Aviation administers all aspects of two major airports – Chicago O’Hare and Midway International. CDA is also charged with the management of the O’Hare Modernization Program, which will overhaul O’Hare’s intersecting runway system into a parallel runway configuration.
CDA’s central purpose is to ensure safe and efficient travel through O’Hare and Midway International Airports; successfully implement the O’Hare Modernization Program; enhance economic activity and job creation of O’Hare and Midway International Airports; manage airport tenant and concessions license agreements, ground transportation facilities, financial administration, research, planning and development activities; integrate airport-specific, sustainable planning and practices in design, construction , operations, maintenance and daily airport functions; and more.. .
The Flying Other Brothers were an American rock band active from 1997–2006 in San Francisco. The band played original tunes and covers.
The band started at an Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) benefit at The Fillmore Auditorium in 1997. At this time the band included Roger McNamee, a venture capitalist; Giles McNamee, investment banker, board member of EFF and Roger’s brother; guitarist Bert Keely of Microsoft; Bill Bennett, a marketing and communications strategist; and Tony Bove (rechristened “TBone”), author of books about computers and the Internet.
The band had its roots in acoustic performances Roger and Giles McNamee gave as the Other Brothers in lounges around New England during the early 1980s.. .
Modobag designs, develops, and markets ride-able luggages for business, travel, students, and specialty uses.
Brightspark Travel USA
Brightspark Travel USA is a travel & tourism company that provides educational tours and services.
Revolution Brewing Chicago
Revolution Brewing Chicago is a food & beverages company offering beer in Illinois.
The Beer Mapping Project
The Beer Mapping Project began in late 2005 as a project to place Breweries and Brewpubs in geographical context using the Google Mapping API. Soon other web based applications based around beer friendly locations were underway.
Currently, Beer Mapping offers features like a full mobile site (beermapping.com/m), a customizable POI subscription system, a full location review system, code generators so users can place custom maps on their blog as well as forums and other community fed content. The site (both regular and mobile) also interface with twitter’s api and OAuth system to allow Beer Mapping users the ability to tweet from Breweries and other beer locations.
They can also track their past travels on twitter maps through this interface. A Beer Mapping API was launched in summer of 2009..
Where I’ve Been
A fun, detailed interactive world map that lets you share where you have been, lived, and want to go. Where I’ve Been personalized maps can be shared with friends.
Additionally, Where I’ve Been allows you to interact with like-minded users with similar traveling interests and share experiences through chatrooms, discussion boards, and forums. Where I’ve Been thrives on active user communities and currently operates through our homepage, Facebook, Myspace, Bebo, Hi5, and Friendster.
The homepage allows users to link up their maps to all of these social networks. Users also have the option to embed their map, adding a more personal touch to a website or blog..
Stamp Travel is an online platform that provides its users to view and share travel tips with others.
GladFly offers an iBeacon applications that enable businesses to build marketing campaigns, add content, and connect with their customers. GladFly offers a custom content management system that enables its users to customize and track metrics of their mobile applications.
GladFly was founded by Max Denby in June 2014.. .
Alfred Lane is a manufacturing and distribution company that develops men’s colognes in compact and travel-friendly packages.
United Continental Holdings
United Continental Holdings is an airline holding company that focuses on connecting and uniting the world through innovations, developed to help build a great experience. United operates 779 mainline aircraft and the airline’s United Express carriers operate 569 regional aircraft.
United Airlines and United Express operates 4,900 flights a day to 355 airports through five continents. The company is proud to have a comprehensive route network, including U.S.
mainland hubs in Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Newark, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. United Continental Holdings was founded in October 2010 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois..
Orby is a geolocation based mobile app that gets you recommendations from friends and locals for the best restaurants, bars and coffee shops. Users broadcast a message via an “orb” to friends and nearby locals detailing the exact product/service they are looking for, who are then notified and provided an easy way to recommend a place.
Orby also includes additional social interaction features and a way to view previously created orbs and recommendations of friends and nearby Orby users.. .
American Times Magazine
American Times Magazine offers investment insights into some of the most far reaching destinations in the world.
iExplore is an adventure and experiential travel website that offers tours in over 100 destinations. The website offers privately-guided tours and small group trips to various countries.
Its travel guides, activity guides, and experiences offer content to give its users the information they need for their trips. It serves travelers as well as armchair travelers.
iExplore was formerly known as The Adventure Experts.com. It was launched in 1999 and is based in Clearwater, Florida..
BAMM! Before and After Meeting Manager
BAMM! eliminates the chaos and hassle of a crazy schedule. It is a proactive time management platform that allows users to plan meetings, book itineraries, collaborate with people and 3rd parties, and be effective when schedules change.
BAMM! is distributed through B2C enterprises and loyalty/rewards programs and as such, strengthens brands, provides actionable consumer insights, and revenue share opportunities.. .
Whether booking or staying, we value professionalism and convenience when it comes to our own travel accommodations. This is the essence of the fine hotel brands we trust, yet when we’re getting away with family and friends, we don’t book hotel rooms.
We book vacation homes. When it comes to standardization, however, the vacation home rental industry we know and love pales in comparison to the hotel industry we admire and trust.
Accordingly, Vaystays was founded with one mission: to bridge this industry gap. Vaystays is a global B2C vacation rental market-network for professional property managers and guests who share a belief in high quality customer service, standards, technology, and experiences.
Every listing on Vaystays is verified, professionally managed, easy to book, and guaranteed to satisfy.. .
Roamli is an interactive social and exploration platform that connects users around the world as they discover amazing things around them.
JBT AeroTech is a manufacturer of airport support machineries like Airport Ground Support Equipment.
Salt Creek Hospitality, LLC
Salt creek hospitality, LLC is operated in tourism and traveling website, it is manly operated in hospitality industry.
EB5 in USA
The EB-5 Program was created to stimulate the economy through job creation. Foreign nationals must invest 500k in a qualified project (located in TEA) and create 10 full-time jobs within two years.
At CCRC, all of our partnerships are designed to meet those simple, yet effective requirements, therefore protecting the investor’s interest.. .
Xoobies is bringing the experience back to travel. We connect travelers local providers who can give them a once in a lifetime adventure.
Traveloni offers an online platform that enables travelers to find, plan, and book cruises, resorts, and tours.
zooKKs is a platform for daily commuters to easily connect with locals and carpool between home and work. Imagine this like “Airbnb” for carpooling between drivers & passengers.
zooKKs displays the list of people who live and work in the same locations along with their commute timings. This way, users have an option to pick their own partner to share the ride.
In every city, “Rush hour” traffic occurs due to huge number of commuters driving in the same direction at the same time of the day. So be sure that there are plenty of people going on your way or to your destination.
So, why not you use this opportunity to earn money or get stress free rides. Remember, the world is entering in to “Sharing Economy” now.
If you are commuting to work everyday then zooKKs is for you.. .
MyCouponDoc offers a platform that enables its users to find coupon codes which are related to travelling, clothing, education, and more.
Datelivery is a monthly subscription box that provides innovative date night experiences for couples to enjoy at home. Each month the company plans, packages, and ship out a different themed date night along with complementary items to our subscribers.
Datelivery was launched in February 2013 and is based in Chicago, Illinois, the United States.. .
sMap is an engaging online mapping tool that allows users to individually or collectively create maps in a common map gallery. Map is a fun and engaging on-line tool that allows individuals to create maps of the issues and opportunities facing their community.
It enables many points of interest to be identified, categorized, and mapped in Chicago. sMap is a public outreach tool, allowing residents, stakeholders, and other participants to provide feedback and comments tied spatially to a point or area.
In essence, the tool provides a way for any user to create a map of their community, identifying their own issues, opportunities, weaknesses, and threats.. .
312Go is an iPhone app that utilizes geo-tracking technology to deliver audio bytes about local points of interest across Chicago. It uses the latest geo-tracking technology to trigger audio bytes about everything that make Chicago unique, including the people, buildings, and events.
312Go is recommended for runners, bikers as well as people who are simply heading home from work. It racks the locations of its users and its private guides talk to them, sharing quick stories and interesting facts about the places they pass.
312Go is based in Chicago, I.L.. .
PrivateAcre connects outdoor enthusiasts with private landowners for exclusive access to land and experiences.
The Local Tourist
The Local Tourist is a travel agency that provide experience the fascination of a tourist feel the comfort.
All American Limousine Services Inc
All American Limousine Service Inc. is owned by Dan Mensah who is an experienced chauffeur himself with many years of experience in the luxury chauffeured ground transportation industry.
Contact Us: 1539 Esquire Pl Norcross , GA 30093-1358 Email: email@example.com Website: www.allamericanlimousineserviceinc.com. .
An up and coming service and app that connects you with curated ethnic events and experiences in your city.
Air Tours is a travel company that specializes in travel services starting from ticketing to package tours for all over the world.
UrbanBuddy connects hotel guests to certified local experts for real time recommendations. Every traveler has questions, needs and a desire to be wowed.
Most seek out a local’s perspective. UrbanBuddy helps hotel brands connect with guests in real-time.
The Mobile Concierge platform allows guests to instantly connect with a certified local expert for advice and recommendations while also promoting guest engagement, rewarding loyalty and building brand advocacy. UrbanBuddy provides deeper insights into guest preferences and behaviors, and keeps the guest connected at each and every stage of travel.
Our mission is to help people be more connected to the places they travel, just like a local.. .
Honor Flight Chicago
At Honor Flight Chicago, our mission is to thank and pay tribute to these heroes—especially our World War.
Lewis N. Clark
Lewis N. Clark represents the resourcefulness and courage found in the hearts of travelers and outdoor enthusiasts all over the world.
Glappitnova is platform showcasing and connecting local leaders in underutilized space. We make cities more engaging and inclusive through placemaking.
Glappitnova is within the Glappit placemaking enterprise.. .
Kenmare Catering and Events; Germania Place, Inc.
Kenmare Catering and Events; Germania Place, Inc is a caterer and event consultant at Germania Place in Gold Coast, Chicago.
ProcureApp is a Chicago-based travel technology firm, providing a continuum of managed procurement and compliance solutions to companies. Its solution enables contract compliance to purchasing policies with suppliers, discount utilization, policy messaging, and an immediate receipt integration to expense management systems.
ProcureApp’s solution enables procurement for contract compliance, demand management, and data reporting. It also provides Flex, a solution that provides a digital discount badge to allow employees to book their travels with preferred suppliers directly.
ProcureApp was founded in 2011 by [Phil Hammer](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/phil-hammer) and is based in Chicago, I.L.. .
Chicago Detours is an online platform that aggregates multimedia tour experiences from visitors and locals. It enables travel enthusiasts to find tour guides, reviews, and more related to Chicago’s architecture, history, and culture.
Chicago Detours’ tour options include public tours such as Inside the Loop Interior Architectural Tour, which explores downtown building interiors and underground pedway system; and Good Times Historic Bar Tour, which digs into Chicago’s entertainment history of social clubs, jazz music, prohibition, and theater. Its private group tours include the above options as well as tours by coach equipped with screens for presentation of historic images..
CityKey Travel is a content marketing platform that assists hotels in attracting guests. The platform features website plugins, personalized pre-stays, and guest trip planners.
Furthermore, it offers APIs for brands and digital agencies. It provides guests with interactive city guides to curate their experiences.
CityKey Travel was launched in 2015 by Jordan and Adam Hollander and is based in Illinois.. .
Business Traveler Social
BTSocial is a social networking and information resource for business travelers. BTSocial is a tool for business travelers to connect with one another, both online at BTSocial.com and app.BTSocial.com, and in-person.
BTSocial is the first business-travel-centric service featuring an interactive social application for users to share locations, comprehensive news platform, and social networking events. BTSocial’s mission is to provide its members with a superior travel experience, while supplying them with a social outlet to interact with people in their unique world.
BTSocial is truly the Business Traveler’s Social Meeting Place™. The BTSocial Travel App, now available on the web and mobile web is accessible at app.btsocial.com.
The app serves as a tool to connect business travelers in person during their trips by sharing their locations. Travelers can Check-In to any location around the world, plan Socials to mingle with other travelers and share where they will be stopped on their upcoming Trips.
The app is currently in beta release and will be undergoing many updates to keep travelers engaged. The app will also soon be available for download on the Android, Blackberry and Apple platforms..
Room Lender is an excellent, user-friendly resource for finding and listing vacation rentals, condos, beach houses, villas or furnished apartments anywhere in the world. RoomLender.com is a continuously evolving online platform that does not settle to satisfy only today’s accommodation standards.
Originating in Chicago, but rapidly expanding in Miami, San Francisco and pretty much everywhere independent and business travelers need a short term house. RoomLender.com offers services for guests who want more than just a hotel room.
Since its creation only a few years back, RoomLender.com has moved forward in sync with the technology, trying to foresee new demands, while constantly adjusting with the feedback from users. We not only offer a trustworthy environment both for travelers and hosts, where everyone can have an enjoyable experience, but also strive to become the meeting place of choice for travelers and hosts worldwide..
Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown
Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown is a hospitality company that provides lodging services.
McBreen & Kopko
McBreen & Kopko is a law firm specialized in providing legal services for automobiles, aviation, international cargo, and travel industries.
The Road Less Traveled
At The Road Less Traveled we strive to give support to young people the support they need to get outside, to seek adventure, and build community through travel and challenges. The Road Less Traveled is a life-changing experience, an extraordinary opportunity to join others in exploring humanity and building deep relationships with the worldâ€™s scenery and its people.
A language and multi-sport adventure travel program, we offer programs in over 20 countries and North America. We engage in a service of presence and active listening in the world, giving young people a deeper sense and understanding of the world through first-hand experiences.
We encourage involvement; cultivate leadership, excellence, openness and sensitivity, initiative, communal participation, social activism and environmentalism. The Road Less Traveled is the adrenaline rush you get from running a class III rapid in a canyon so deep you can’t see the tops of the rock walls; the rainbow scintillating through the spray of a waterfall; the shadow a mountain casts on the world below at sunrise.
It is shouting out your order for a kilo of tomatoes in a noisy street market in Sevilla or being invited into a monk’s quarters for tea in a small Northern Indian monastery. It’s paddling a boat filled with sand and small rocks to make cement on a remote beach in the San Blas Islands.
The Road Less Traveled is removing ourselves from the familiar spaces we know too well, and venturing into places that inspire us not only to explore our surroundings, but also ourselves.. .
Perry International has been securing visas, passports and document legalizations since 1946. On their web site find all international travel requirements.
people can print the detailed instructions and application, if a passport or visa is needed. They can also assist with Translations, International Driving Permits, Embassy Registration, Visa Support Documents, and Visa and Passport Photos..
City Segway Tours
City Segway Tours is a travel & tourism company providing segway and bicycle tour services.
Corbett Consultants is an independent,boutique executive search firm that specializes in the discovery located in Chicago.
Electropuf is a Chicago based application developing firm. They develop travel based applications for citizens of Chicag
BonVoyou selects an exclusive collection of luxury and boutique hotels in great destinations around the world to bring to to their customers. Each of their sales lasts only a few days, and you can save up to 50% with their great deals.
They also take social responsibility very seriously, and for each purchase made on BonVoyou, they’ll donate a share of their proceeds to leading charitable organizations. They think this is a good way to help bring you not just a great deal on a top hotel, but to help others in their communities at the same time..
The Luggage List
A website specializing in luggage reviews and providing resources for luggage and travel.
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