Expedia, Inc. history, profile and corporate video

 Expedia, Inc. provides travel agency services in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, France, Italy and the Netherlands via the Internet. The Company offers airplane, hotel and car reservations, trip cancellation waivers and numerous smaller vacation and business travel services. It offers travel planning tools that are designed to enable consumers to compare the travel offerings of multiple suppliers and make an informed decision as to which offering best suits their individual needs. In addition, it offers consumers access to a range of published and negotiated rate offerings.”

“History of the Online Travel Industry Pioneer

In 1996, a small division within Microsoft launched online travel booking site Expedia.com®, giving consumers a revolutionary new way to research and book travel. Since that time, Expedia, Inc. has evolved into the world’s leading online travel company, with a portfolio that includes approximately a dozen of the world’s most notable travel brands.”

*Information from Forbes.com and Expediainc.com

**Video published on YouTube by “Expedia