Viking launches agent microsite

Dennis, Juliet
January 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);1/30/2009, p19
Trade Publication
The article reports that Viking River Cruises has launched a microsite for travel agents that will include social networking facilities in Great Britain. It mentions that the site will include latest news from the river cruise operator, information on family trips and details of bonus commissions. Moreover, managing director Wendy Atkin-Smith states that agents would be able to sign up for an electronic mail with offers and news.


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