Softvoyage Teams Up With Uplift To Offer Travel Financing
Anna Kroupina, Open Jaw
Denise Heffron Managing Director, Uplift
Dan Langevin VP Sales and Marketing, Softvoyage
Softvoyage has teamed up with Silicon Valley-based fin-tech company, Uplift, to assist travel advisors in bringing installment payments to Canadian travellers.
The alliance provides a new way for advisors to utilize travel financing via Sirev in the booking process.
“We truly are excited about this partnership. It opens up new opportunities for advisors and will change how our nation looks at travel,” says Denise Heffron, Managing Director at Uplift. “By leveraging Sirev’s cutting-edge technology, we’re able to reach more Canadians and provide travel advisors with quick and easy access to Uplift."
With its travel payment solution, Uplift enables travel providers to offer installment payments to their customers. In conjunction with Softvoyage, Uplift offers a custom-tailored solution for travel agents, making travel more affordable and rewarding for their clients.
“We are very pleased to join forces with the team at Uplift. We are always looking for ways to innovate and enhance our offerings for the travel community especially in these unprecedented times and believe this partnership will do just that," said Dan Langevin, Vice President of Sales and Marketing of Softvoyage.
"Like Softvoyage, Uplift specializes in travel – together our companies have a deep understanding of both travel and technology. It’s a winning a combination."
As well as offering Uplift financing through Sirev, Softvoyage is also making Uplift available to their partners whose consumer websites they host.
Anna Kroupina Journalist
Anna is OJ's newest member and she joins the team as a writer/reporter. She co-writes the daily news and covers events. Although she's new to the industry, pursuing a career path in travel/tourism has been a goal since her first family road trip to the Florida Keys sparked a desire to discover the world and this exhilarating, fast-paced industry.