November 07, 2007

Data and booking technology provider TRX and meetings technology company SignUp4 announced a partnership wherein data from TRX's RESX booking solution will be integrated with SignUp4's Strategic Meetings Management Suite. The marriage will allow meeting planners to add travel-booking capabilities to the online registration process, as managed through the three applications in the Strategic Meetings Management Suite.

The Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau has entered into a strategic marketing partnership with Travel Technology Group, naming the company its preferred provider of hotel and travel services. The company currently works with some of Chicago's major convention clients, including the National Restaurant Association and the International Housewares Association. Travel Technology Group's COMPASS Reservation System handles flights, car rentals, and individual and group hotel reservations, while giving clients access to both a hotel's contracted and nonblocked rooms.