Travelzoo has received the Atlas Award for the Best Online Strategy for 2006 from the Association of Travel Marketing Executives (ATME).

"Travelzoo was selected as this year's Best Online Strategy Atlas winner because of the company's impressive business formula in using the Internet to facilitate sales for travel providers," said Gary Sain, chairman, ATME. "Travelzoo is also recognized for the outstanding job it has done in building name recognition over the past several years."

The ATME Atlas Awards honor companies and individuals who have displayed innovation and leadership in the travel marketing industry. The awards recognize inventive ideas, new marketing visions and programs that deliver results. The ATME is a 25 year old professional organization comprised of senior-level marketing executives from high profile travel companies that represent a wide variety of segments including: airlines, hotels and resorts, cruise lines, tour operators, online travel, international tourist offices, CVBs, state and local tourism offices, car rental companies and technology providers.

"We are proud to be recognized as an innovative company by this esteemed committee of leaders in travel marketing," said Ralph Bartel, chairman and chief executive officer, Travelzoo. "Our business formula is simple; we provide high quality information on travel deals to over 10 million subscribers. We strive to be a leader and an innovator in online publishing and to make it easy for our advertisers to work with us and generate effective results."

Travelzoo is the Internet's largest publisher of travel deals. Travel enthusiasts in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. count on Travelzoo for timely, accurate, and valuable information on where to find the best travel deals. Consumers book published travel deals directly with the travel provider. Travelzoo has more than 30 travel deal experts on staff who carefully review each travel offer from its more than 500 advertisers to find the best travel deals and confirm their true value.