'Check-in' at Toronto Pearson rewards passengers with premium experience
TORONTO, Jan. 31 /CNW/ - Toronto Pearson today announced that the
airport will participate in Facebook Deals to offer Facebook users free
access to Plaza Premium Lounges at the airport when they check-in to
Toronto Pearson on Facebook Places. Facebook Places gives people the
power to easily share where they are with friends on Facebook, find
friends who are nearby and discover new places.
Using an iPhone or by logging into www.touch.facebook.com on a touch-enabled smart phone, 1,000 Toronto Pearson guests each day
on January 31, February 1 and February 2, 2011 who check-in to the
Toronto Pearson location on Facebook Places will receive a deal
redeemable at any of the airport's five Plaza Premium Lounges. Guests
simply show their claimed deal on their mobile phone at any of the
lounge locations for free access while they await their flights. A
total of 3,000 lounge access coupons are available to be claimed during
the 72-hour promotion.
"As one of the busiest entry points into North America, it's no surprise
Toronto Pearson is also one of the most popular check-in spots in
Canada for Facebook's 500 million users, and we're excited to be among
the first brands in Canada to reward guests who check-in," said Pamela
Griffith-Jones, Chief Marketing and Commercial Development Officer of
the Greater Toronto Airports Authority, which operates Toronto Pearson.
"Offering free lounge access to our passengers who check-in to Toronto
Pearson on Facebook Places is another way for us to attract, serve and
delight our guests."
Toronto Pearson's Plaza Premium Lounges are located in:
Terminal 1 Domestic Departures
Terminal 1 Transborder(US) Departures
Terminal 1 International Departures
Terminal 3 Domestic Departures
Terminal 3 International Departures
Plaza Premium Lounges offer Toronto Pearson passengers food, beverage,
showers, internet, business services, newspapers, magazines and
television. Toronto Pearson and Plaza Premium have joined together to
provide travellers with a unique, common use lounge experience. Every
Plaza Premium operated lounge is open to all travellers, irrespective
of the airline they are travelling on or class of fare. Rates for the
Plaza Premium lounges are a maximum of $35 plus tax per visit.
The GTAA is the non-share, not for profit authority that operates
Toronto Pearson. All revenue generated by the GTAA is reinvested back
into the airport. In 2009, 30.4 million passengers travelled through
Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook Inc.
SOURCE Greater Toronto Airports Authority
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