ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Reservations.com won awards in five categories in Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged each year by prominent editors and reporters from top-tier publications in North America.
Reservations.com won awards in multiple categories including Company of the Year - Small, Most Innovative Product of the Year, Founding Team of the Year, and Executive of the Year.
Each year, Best in Biz Awards' entrants span the spectrum, from some of the most recognizable global brands to the most innovative local start-ups. The 8th annual program proved to be a particularly tough competition, garnering close to 700 entries from an impressive array of public and private companies of all sizes and from a variety of geographic regions and industries in the U.S. and Canada.
"Receiving the Best in Biz Awards is a tremendous honor for Reservations.com," said Yatin Patel, Co-Founder of Reservations.com. "The awards are a testament to the collective efforts of the Reservations.com team both domestically and internationally."
Since 2011, winners in Best in Biz Awards have been determined based on scoring from independent judging panels. The 2018 judging panel included, among others, panelists from Associated Press, Barron's, Consumer Affairs, eWeek, Forbes, Healthcare Innovation News, Inc., Investment Advisor Magazine, MediaPost, New York Post, New York Times, Ottawa Citizen and Wired.
"In today's world, regardless of the industry you're in, striving to innovate should be the baseline," said Andrew Seale, Globe and Mail, joining the Best in Biz Awards judging panel for the first time. "The standouts amongst this year's entrants for the Most Innovative Company of the Year push beyond that, bringing a new perspective altogether. From tackling a myriad of verticals with simple, sustainable design, to rethinking how companies and consumers keep information and personal data safe – this year's winners aren't just innovating, they're redefining their industries."
Reservations.com is an award-winning online travel company that is on a mission to bring the human-touch back into the world of online travel. Founded in 2014 with a mission to help consumers create memorable booking experiences, Reservations.com has seen rapid online growth in its hotel archives. Reservations.com's user-friendly website offers unparalleled visibility into hotels, including: descriptions, pricing information, and reviews of over 200,000 properties globally in its database. The company is on a journey to change the way the world books hotels. For more information, please visit www.reservations.com.
About Best in Biz Awards
Since 2011, Best in Biz Awards has made its mark as the only independent business awards program judged each year by a who's who of prominent reporters and editors selected from top-tier publications from North America and around the world. Over the years, Best in Biz Awards judges have ranged from Associated Press to the Wall Street Journal and winners have spanned the spectrum, from blue-chip companies that form the bedrock of the world economy to local companies and some of the most innovative start-ups. Best in Biz Awards honors are conferred in two separate programs: North America and International, and in 70 categories, including company, team, executive, product, and CSR, media, PR and other categories. For more information, visit: http://www.bestinbizawards.com.