3.7 of 5 93 reviews
San Francisco, CA
150 to 499 Employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Consumer Services

Hotwire negotiates deep discounts from its travel suppliers to help travelers book unsold airline seats, hotel rooms and rental cars at significant savings. Our partners allow us access to their unsold inventory -- at big savings. By showing the name of our travel partner after customer’s book, Hotwire can get them travel deals that are significantly below published prices.

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Working with us is all about inspiration, challenge, collaboration and having a say in what you do. Hotwire’s got the energy of a startup, PLUS, the stability of being part of the Expedia family of companies -- the largest travel company in the world! As a travel company, our business gets people out of their ordinary routines and into journeys that often surpass their dreams! As part of our company culture, we are passionate about helping our customers find the best travel deals and we’re constantly talking to them to understand how we can create better travel experiences. Strong emphasis on collaboration and teamwork is the norm, not to mention that we consistently make time to celebrate our awesome accomplishments and each other!

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Great company

 Current User Experience Design Lead in San Francisco, CA

Pros: Great culture, excellent benefits, great work life balance. The people and teams are great. Awesome location. Full Review

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Interview Details – The interview process it was quite long, it took 2 phone interviews, and a 5 1-1 interviews (in one day). The challenge was coordinating peoples calendars more than anything else. HR was vert responsive.Full Interview

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Silver for General Website (Travel Category), W3 Awards, 2011
Leading Provider of Outstanding Ground Transportation Deals, Travelzoo Awards, 2011
Best Mobile Web Site, Eye for Travel Awards, 2012
Magellan Award (Online Travel Services – Trip Planning), Travel Weekly, 2012
Best Travel Mobile Website, Web Marketing Association, 2012

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