Articles tagged “luc bondar”

United Is Switching Frequent Flyer Program to Demand Pricing

United Is Switching Frequent Flyer Program to Demand Pricing

Grant Martin, Skift

United will move to a dynamic-pricing model and remove its award chart on November 15. For flexible and thrifty travelers, this may help some score a bargain-basement award seat. Others who are used to predictable award tiers may find the news distressing.

3 months ago

United’s New Loyalty Boss Confirms Focus on Demand, Not Miles, Is Here to Stay

United’s New Loyalty Boss Confirms Focus on Demand, Not Miles, Is Here to Stay

Grant Martin, Skift

United's new vice president of loyalty is putting his weight behind a new credit card and a handful of other initiatives at the airline. It will be interesting to see how those goals mesh with a weary base of MileagePlus members and a management team eager to turn profit and save cash.

1 year ago

United Loyalty Boss Luc Bondar Relaunches Explorer Card to Compete With Premier Rivals

United Loyalty Boss Luc Bondar Relaunches Explorer Card to Compete With Premier Rivals

Grant Martin, Skift

United's new vice president of loyalty wants to bring more value to MileagePlus customers across a wider spectrum of travelers. He's starting that process by spearheading an overhaul of the company's co-branded credit card.

1 year ago