The travel community, HolidayIQ, has acquired Travel Mobile Development Team from SourceN, a mobile development firm based out of Silicon Valley, USA & Bangalore.
The acquisition aims to accelerate mobile offerings to the travellers. The company stated that 65% of its user activity is driven via mobile devices in the last six months.
“The SourceN team’s in-depth understanding of mobile consumer behavior in travel will further strengthen our Holidays product and also create a more robust engine enabling easier and seamless sharing of travel reviews, ratings, images and video on mobile. We will continue to make investments in strengthening our mobile capabilities,” says Hari Nair – Founder & CEO, HolidayIQ.
HolidayIQ claims to have over 2000 tourism destinations & 50,000+ accommodation options on its lists in India. Furthermore, the company has over 1600 partnerships with leading online travel agencies like Makemytrip, Yatra and Expedia & offline players such as Thomas Cook, SOTC.