JetBlue Technology Ventures Selects Silicon Valley-Based FLYR as Its First Strategic Investment

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JetBlue Technology Ventures, the new venture capital subsidiary of JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ: JBLU), today announced it has selected Silicon Valley-based travel and data science company, FLYR, as its first investment. The investment was revealed at the unveiling celebration for JetBlue Technology Ventures’ new home in Silicon Valley on Thursday evening. FLYR leverages machine learning and predictive analytics to create price forecasts that offer travel customers peace of mind and flexibility when evaluating constantly changing airfares, and provides travel providers with insights and opportunities to increase revenue. “In just a few short weeks, we have heard from hundreds of startups with incredible ideas about the future of travel,” said Bonny Simi, president, JetBlue Technology Ventures. “We choose FLYR as our first investment because they share our belief that…


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