What do MTV's The Real World and The Onion have in common? They were both founded by entrepreneurs with visions that paved the way for new industries like reality television and satirical news. That's the premise of The Venture, a new branded podcast created by Virgin Atlantic and Gimlet Creative--the advertising arm to podcasting company...
As you may have already seen in the latest issue of Fast Company, branded podcasts are now a thing. And it’s no wonder, since 57 million Americans tuned in to at least one a month last year, up 23% from 2015, and a recent study from NPR found that 75% of listeners took action on a sponsored message. Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines is working hard to give its merger with Virgin America, and consequent decision to retire the latter brand, a positive spin. The problem is, nobody's fooled. In a sector with too few choices (and shrinking), Virgin America, with its mood lighting, on-demand meals and sassy safety videos, was among the few brands that...
Sir Richard Branson is a British entrepreneur who founded such diverse companies as Virgin Records, Virgin Atlantic Airways, and Virgin Mobile, making him one of the richest people on earth. You might not know that Branson is dyslexic. Show More Summary
Everything is cheaper in London, thanks to the pound's post-Brexit nosedive.
Sarah Robb O'Hagan is known for breathing new life in brands including Nike and Virgin Atlantic. The Flywheel Sports CEO joins "CBS This Morning" to share her advice on how to tap into "your true potential" from her new book, "Extreme You: Step Up. Stand Out. Kick Ass. Repeat."
On the heels of Alaska Airlines’ announcement that it will soon do away with the Virgin America brand, after having purchased the airline last year to the tune of $2.6 billion, Virgin Atlantic inaugurated daily service from London to Seattle on March 27. Show More Summary
Campaign reported the news this morning.
No Mas Coach reports that there is a business class roundtrip on Virgin Atlantic (Delta codeshares) that seems bookable at Priceline.com from $1151 roundtrip. I’m headed out the door and haven’t had time to test this extensively, nonetheless...Show More Summary
In international route news, Virgin Atlantic starts a pair of west coast routes; Delta resumes a transatlantic route and adds a South American one; Iceland’s WOW brings its low-fare service to the Midwest; American puts a new cabin class...Show More Summary
Virgin Atlantic has San Francisco to Manchester, UK Business Class tickets for $2,002 round trip on nonstop flights with lie flat seats for travel through end of schedule including peak summer and Christmas season dates. Lowest priced tickets are on Delta Airlines with codeshare flights. Show More Summary
Virgin Atlantic’s service replaces the flight currently operated by partner Delta Air Lines.
Virgin Atlantic is emailing customers asking for money after they paid for seat reservations. The email and phone number make it look like a scam.
I was talking with Yana about Virgin Atlantic’s amazing ANA awards — seriously, roundtrip in one of the world’s better first class products for 110,000 miles between the US and Tokyo — and I was outlining all of the hoops you have to...Show More Summary
Missed 'Moonlight'? Didn’t see 'La La Land'? The airline's got you covered.
How many movies can you squeeze in?