DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) announced today the debut of LPGA Travel on LPGA.com in partnership with HotelPlanner.com, a new member of the LPGA family as an Official Marketing Partner with the designation as Official Hotel Booking Resource of the LPGA.
LPGA Travel will provide a seamless booking experience for discounted hotel rooms for LPGA fans, partners, players, teachers, tournaments, media, volunteers and those associated with the LPGA. It will also be a resource for meeting planning details and provide 24/7 service via phone as well as online.
“We are excited to welcome HotelPlanner.com to the LPGA family,” said Kelly Hyne, Senior Vice President of LPGA Partnerships. “Their experience in the hotel industry enabled us to create LPGA Travel as a resource for our fans, players, partners and constituents as we travel the globe. We will rely on their meeting planning services as well for the various needs of the organization.”
LPGA Travel can be accessed by www.lpga.hotelplanner.com or through links on LPGA.com and is open to utilize when booking travel to LPGA events, organizing private golfing adventures or setting up business meetings.
“HotelPlanner is happy to enter into this partnership with the LPGA,” said Tim Hentschel, CEO of HotelPlanner.com. “Accommodations for a global organization play an important role when it comes to creating a seamless experience and we look forward to providing the best rates, hotel rooms, and services to the whole LPGA family.”
HotelPlanner.com provides group hotel booking services to 3,000 groups per day in the global group travel market. The company’s group hotel booking service ensures the lowest rates by allowing customers to receive quotes online directly from hotel group sales managers. HotelPlanner allows customers to book hotels for business meetings, conferences, conventions, family reunions, weddings, extended stays, tours, military reunions, church events, and group travels. The company also owns and operates Meetings.com, a site that provides information, planning and booking services for group, meeting, and individual hotel stays for the corporate, associations and business to business enterprises. HotelPlanner.com is proud to provide hotel reservation services to valued clients within the sports team industry. The company’s Pro Sports Team clients most notably include Matchroom Sport, San Diego Chargers, Washington Redskins, St. Louis Rams, Professional Bowlers Association, European Professional Golfers (EuroPro), Super League (Rugby), AFC Wimbledon, Millwall F.C., and Queens Park Rangers F.C. Founded in 2002, the company has offices in London, England (European Headquarters), Hong Kong (Asian Headquarters), West Palm Beach, FL (USA Headquarters), and Las Vegas, Nevada.
About the LPGA
The LPGA is the world’s leading professional golf organization for women. Founded in 1950, the association celebrates a diverse and storied membership with more than 2,300 members representing 30 different countries. With a Vision to inspire, empower, educate and entertain by showcasing the very best of women’s golf, LPGA Tour Professionals compete across the globe, while dedicated LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals (T&CP) directly impact the game through teaching, coaching and management. The Symetra Tour consistently produces a pipeline of talent ready for the world stage. The LPGA is headquartered in Daytona Beach, Florida.