Canadian Women Amongst's 2019 Technology Playmaker Awards Finalists

Canadian Women Amongst's 2019 Technology Playmaker Awards Finalists

PR Newswire

TORONTO, January 29, 2019

TORONTO, January 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, one of the world's largest e-commerce companies and a digital technology leader, announced the finalists for the second annual Technology Playmaker Awards, which include two Canadian women. The awards recognize and celebrate women across the world who are disrupting and transforming businesses, industries, communities and society using technology.

This year's finalists come from more than 20 countries, highlighting that women in nearly every corner of the world are using technology in novel and impactful ways. The winners will be announced in London, UK, on March 13th. The complete list of finalists can be found here: http://

"Recognizing and celebrating the successes of the women transforming the tech industry is important to as it helps champion their stories and encourage more women to enter the field," Tans concluded.

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Established in 1996 in Amsterdam, B.V. has grown from a small Dutch start-up to one of the largest travel e-commerce companies in the world. Part of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: BKNG), now employs more than 17,000 employees in over 200 offices in 70 countries worldwide.

With a mission to empower people to experience the world, invests in digital technology that helps take the friction out of travel. At, we connect travellers with the world's largest selection of incredible places to stay, including everything from apartments, vacation homes, and family-run B&Bs to 5-star luxury resorts, tree houses and even igloos. The website and mobile apps are available in 43 languages, offer over 29 million total reported listings and cover more than 145,000 destinations in 229 countries and territories worldwide.

Each day, more than 1.5 million room nights are reserved on our platform. So whether traveling for business or leisure, customers can instantly book their ideal place to stay quickly and easily with, without booking fees and backed up by our promise to price match. Via our customer experience team, customers can reach 24/7 for assistance and support in 43 languages, any time of the day or night.

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