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Look you have to travel a lot of weddings and a costs a lot of money but online travel viewfinder travels who is roaring to record revenues.
Now the company yes it's publicly traded is looking to grow by adding a hotel booking platform to its business.
Travel new CEO -- -- CEO Chris Lockwood is joining me now in a Fox Business exclusive.
And like we could start.
With how gigantic your business has become overall number one your stock is up 45 plus percent year to date.
So people see real opportunity here but on top of that your mobile platform your -- You've seen it took -- 48%.
Growth in that area alone.
To what do you attribute that right now what's so great about what troubles -- offers.
Yeah it's it's down to the content comes it was founded by journalist we fact check everything we put out.
And womb when the palace and books that triple restaurant will show they've got to have an experience that they expected.
We deliver on the expectation.
And that creates goodwill now we have 26 million people around the world using -- -- We applied the same DNA to the to move up frankly inside the company went up to be happy well we -- we have we have.
Two million people have downloaded the we would like to get twenty million people -- we already have 26 community nonsubscribers.
So it if we would settle elements about the content has about what we say you can get and you get a.
Well when you say that you make sure that you -- every -- as a journalist yes that's so crucial so you're telling me that you guys -- the filter there's never going to be a point where you promised something and then people walked in and say this is not at all what I expect it.
You know we don't visit every single.
Hotel -- restaurant that we we we go to but we -- spend about two hours on every single place that we recommend.
Right now we have that fantastic resorting combo it said the Esperanza let Ben Stiller film and has really well let's that's tough five storms -- not just based content has -- his rights timely show world's best.
And and we we have a thousand dollars off for stays that hotel.
About it but now about him here's here's the deal that we have here a thousand dollars a 1095 dollars -- three night as three nights yes well already you're under.
400 dollars a night that in any decent hotel and -- I was going to be 400 Gaza career.
He's a fantastic deal -- it's because they they have a need now it's getting hot down that it's time to go if you want to deal.
And it took a lot of work you -- to -- that many hours it just to figure out how we're gonna get that deal to work.
Another -- you have a great deal yeah -- of course I would imagine things better be Barkin basement after all they've been through they meet people but here's -- 1499.
This is the canosa -- -- two of the greatest -- home gosh wonderful you gave you guys eighths Athens soon as well and that's with air that's what I did this is a perfect.
Some of how business works.
Greece has there's some concern about traveling to Greece right now means prices are low.
And demand is not -- -- it was supply stayed relatively constant.
So prices drop tourism boards got involved and we put the deal together and that we will would get a 12 really.
Crop the deal and then delivered to our audience and it's it's it's really a lot of fun.
You -- launched acquire perfect escapes dot com you're taking on -- what some people would describe as your own customers because a large portion of your business.
Is involved -- advertising for the expedience of the world so are you worried that there would be -- a conflict with now having this perfect escapes dot com opportunity.
Which perhaps does similar things that your customers off.
Well we acquired the assets of perfect escapes which is a business that was established back in the late late nineties.
To learn about hotel bookings and and the reason we wanted to know about -- because on the -- -- platform.
Consumers want one and done they don't want to click from -- web -- to another website and from within the -- it's a very complex experience.
So there's absolutely no intention to compete with the expedience of the bookings dot com it's it's the idea of how come we optimize our business make it better and make it stronger.
Wouldn't deliver those rooms to the same hotels -- the going to be addressing the same consumers.
But we're just gonna do it smarter -- and more -- Well here's what you're delivering 45%.
Year to date for the travels his stock ticker symbol TZOO.
And this is a great business to watch.
We look forward to seeing you grow thank you so much for -- -- thanks for Chris -- when there's a stock chart year to date -- you see it's just taken off in the past couple months.
Watching this very closely thank you very much and -- closing.
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