Priceline’s Jay Walker Is Back, Targets ‘High Cost’ Of Business Travel

Priceline founder Jay Walker is back, and this time he's focusing on business travel. His new firm, Flexible Travel Company, right now isn't much more than some people and a marketing website. But those people are experienced and that website is intriguing. It describes the company as "turning the way we buy business travel upside down."

Walker "has been working on the ideas behind his latest travel venture since he founded Priceline," the site explains. "Every business trip he took was a reminder that he had left a big travel problem unsolved – the high costs of business travel . . .

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Jay Campbell

Author: Jay Campbell

Jay Campbell in 2004 created travel business newsletter The Beat, in 2006 co-founded Travel Procurement magazine and in 2010 integrated them with Business Travel News. He served as editorial director until 2013. Jay made his travel industry media debut in 1993 at the Air Travel Journal of Boston while earning his undergraduate degree in journalism at Boston University.