SEATTLE, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- WhiteTie, an international-luxury
concierge service, has launched an exclusive partnership with Northwest
Airlines. WhiteTie is now the airline's official concierge service,
providing the carrier's WorldPerks members the rare opportunity to purchase
annual WhiteTie memberships at a special discounted rate.
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Northwest Airlines and its partners offer over 1,400 daily flights to
over 725 cities across the globe. In addition, members of WorldPerks, the
airline's award travel program, receive WorldPerks miles and various
service upgrades. Now, with the launch of the WhiteTie partnership,
WorldPerks members will have the opportunity to gain access to exclusive
VIP treatment at many of the world's finest destinations.
WorldPerks members can enjoy unlimited access to one-of-a-kind luxury
concierge and reservation services and earn additional mileage and other
bonuses from Northwest Airlines by joining WhiteTie.
"By establishing this partnership, WhiteTie and Northwest Airlines have
created a distinctive offering for travelers who want to experience the
best the world has to offer," said WhiteTie CEO Glenn Walker. "We are
excited about the unique value this relationship provides to both WhiteTie
and Northwest Airlines customers."
By joining WhiteTie, WorldPerks members will also have exclusive access
to upgrades at four-star hotels, priority reservations at the most
acclaimed restaurants, VIP treatment at exclusive nightclubs, as well as
preferred access at a wide variety of sports and arts events. Additionally,
members will receive discounts at retail service providers, including
premium cigar distributors, luxury gifts, full-service event management,
car rentals, and chauffer services.
Furthermore, WhiteTie also offers its members automatic coverage by
International SOS ($225 Annual Retail Value), the world's largest medical
and security assistance company and the leading provider of remote medical
services. With over 5,000 professionals operating in 24-hour alarm centers,
international clinics, and remote cite medical facilities across five
continents, International SOS will provide WhiteTie members with a more
secure travel experience.
Northwest Airlines is one of the world's largest airlines with hubs at
Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Memphis, Tokyo and Amsterdam. Northwest is a
member of SkyTeam, an airline alliance that offers customers one of the
world's most extensive global networks.
WhiteTie is the world leader in luxury concierge and reservation
services. As an international, members-only VIP service, WhiteTie offers
the best in restaurants, hotels, and events through premium hand-chosen
partnerships. Members have priority access and VIP privileges at partnering
hotels, arts organizations, restaurants, professional sporting events, and
other premium services. WhiteTie is currently available in major cities
around the world. Visit WhiteTie on the Web at www.WhiteTie.com for more
information about partners, member benefits, and access to exclusive,