Hilton, Lufthansa, Delta, Hertz, LOT, Singapore, and United Voted World's Top
Travel Companies by Frequent Business Traveler Readers
2014 GlobeRunner Awards Honor the World's Best Hotels, Airlines, Car Rental
Agencies, Travel Websites and Other Providers
NEW YORK, July 22, 2014
NEW YORK, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Lufthansa,
Delta Air Lines, Hertz, LOT Polish Airlines, United Airlines, Transaero
Airlines, and Etihad Airways have been named best in class by readers of
Frequent Business Traveler (www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com), an online
publication written for and by the world's most experienced and savvy
For the third year in a row, the Hilton chain was recognized as favorite in
the Americas, Asia/Pacific (APAC) and Europe/Middle East /Africa (EMEA). Delta
Air Lines and United Airlines shared top honors as best airline in the
Americas, giving United its second GlobeRunner; LOT Polish Airlines won its
award for best in Europe/Middle East/Africa; while Singapore Airlines scored
highest in the Asia/Pacific region.
The publication's readers bestowed two awards to Lufthansa - best first class
lounge as well as best frequent flyer program. Honors for Best Airport in the
Americas went to John F. Kennedy International Airport. Top recognition also
went to BMW as the Best Automobile Manufacturer and Hertz as Best Car Rental
The Frequent Business Traveler GlobeRunner Awards recognize the world's best
airlines, hotels chains, automobile manufacturers, car rental agencies,
luggage manufacturers and travel websites.
Voting was conducted online from March 14 through May 31, 2014 and over
150,000 votes were cast by readers, a 40 percent year-over-year increase.
"Every day, our readers crisscross the globe, patronizing the world's leading
hotels, airlines, and travel-related services," said Jonathan Spira, editorial
director of Frequent Business Traveler. "The GlobeRunner Awards are their
awards. Their knowledge and desire for the best are reflected in the list of
winners we are recognizing."
The awards were presented at a ceremony at Seasonal Restaurant & Weinbar in
New York City. Coverage of the awards is available online at
Additional 2014 GlobeRunner Award winners include:
-- Best Business Class Lounges: Etihad Airways
-- Best Airport in Asia/Pacific: Singapore Changi Airport
-- Best Airport in Europe/Middle East/Africa: Dubai International Airport
-- Best Airline Food and Wine: Transaero
-- Best Credit/Charge Card Points Program: American Express Membership
-- Best Mobile Phone Coverage in North America: AT&T
-- Best Web Site for Booking Travel: Expedia
-- Best General Travel Site: FlyerTalk
-- Best Luggage Maker: Samsonite
-- Best Travel Tool and App: Google Maps
-- Best General Travel Blog: One Mile at a Time
-- Best Points and Miles Blog: Frequent Miler
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reviews, and local knowledge to globetrotting executives in order to ensure
seamless, productive, and successful travel. It is published by Accura Media
Group, a recognized leader in online publishing in niche market segments
including travel, automobiles, and lifestyle.
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