Company Milestones

Travelzoo was founded in 1998 by Ralph Bartel. His passion for trusted journalism and high-quality experiences helped create a brand trusted by millions of members worldwide.

1999

Travelzoo launches the Top 20®.

2003

Travelzoo launches NewsflashTM.

2004

Travelzoo phases up to the NASDAQ National Market.

2006

Travelzoo sends 10 millionth member into space.

Ralph Bartel in BusinessWeek’s List of “CEOs 40 and Under 40.”

2007

Forbes.com ranks Travelzoo No. 6 in “200 Best Small Companies.”

2009

Travelzoo publications reach 18 million members.

2010

Travelzoo launches Travelzoo Local Deals.

2012

Travelzoo surpasses 25 million members worldwide.

2014

Travelzoo surpasses 3 million app downloads worldwide.

2016

Travelzoo surpasses 28 million members worldwide and launches the new travelzoo.com.

2017

Travelzoo becomes the only listed U.S. company with an 80% female board.

Travelzoo reaches 5 million app downloads worldwide.

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