FORT LAUDERDALE, FL-February 25, 2009: .travel, the Internet extension for the travel and hospitality industry, has been invited to be a speaker and exhibitor at the Home Based Travel Agent Show and Conference. The event will take place March 10-12, 2009 at the Chicago Hyatt Regency. .travel will reach out to thousands of travel agents and providers, and continue to enhance the travel community’s presence on the Internet.
“Home based travel agents are some of .travel’s key supporters and users” says Heidi Siefkas-Cassemiro, Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for .travel. “They are the largest group of .travel owners. We look forward to making our relationship with the home based agent community even stronger through our participation in this show.”
As a featured panelist on successful Internet marketing strategies, .travel will comment on the growing importance of being found on the Internet and keyword specific domain names. “The Home Based Travel Agent Show is a fantastic opportunity for us.” Siefkas-Cassemiro said. “We hope to further educate agents on the evolution of the Internet and tips on how to compete in today’s fast paced Internet market.”
.travel is the top-level domain created specifically for the travel and tourism industry. Any participant in the travel industry may own a .travel name. Unlike other top level domains such as .com or .org, relevant content must be published on each .travel site within a year of purchase. For more information on .travel, The Source for All Things Travel, please visit www.travel.travel