Interviews
Startup Stage SBC Travel
STARTUP STAGE: SBC Travel launches crypto-friendly hotel booking platform
By Mitra Sorrells | January 23, 2019
SBC Travel is a new online travel agency that accepts cryptocurrency. It is launching with an inventory of 175,000 hotels and accommodation providers in more than 185 countries, primarily powered by Hotelbeds.   ... Read More
Interview | Startups
VIDEO: Uplift - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Uplift - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 18, 2019
Uplift is the leading provider of flexible, seamless, pay-over-time consumer financing solutions for the travel industry.... Read More
Interview | Technology
VIDEO: PerfectStay - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: PerfectStay - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 18, 2019
Big brands can fully realize their potential for packaged travel sales with this B2B travel operator.... Read More
Interview | Startups
VIDEO: Quicket.io - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Quicket.io - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 17, 2019
Quicket demonstrates what could be possible if there are no legacy technology constraints for speech and face recognition, virtual and augmented reality, and machine-learning advancement in mobile computing.... Read More
Interview | Technology
CEO interview Dreamlines Felix Schneider
In The Big Chair - Felix Schneider of Dreamlines
By Mitra Sorrells | January 16, 2019
Dreamlines, with €107 million in funding over seven rounds, is the largest online travel agency for cruises that is based outside North America. ... Read More
Interview | Online
VIDEO: iinside - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: iinside - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 16, 2019
This travel API platform creates better, data-driven travel experiences for OTA, ride-share and airline apps.... Read More
Interview | Technology
VIDEO: PKFare - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: PKFare - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 15, 2019
A B2B travel marketplace driven by machine learning technology crashes the barriers and flattens the trades in travel industry.... Read More
Interview | Distribution
VIDEO: Zuzu Hospitality Solutions - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Zuzu Hospitality Solutions - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 14, 2019
Zuzu shows how a people-centric approach delivers revenue maximization from its pricing and distribution technology.... Read More
Interview | Startups
VIDEO: Kiwi.com - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Kiwi.com - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 11, 2019
Harnessing the power of virtual interlining, Kiwi.com has gone further and made a suite of travel technology platforms available to travel agents and third parties.... Read More
Interview | Distribution
VIDEO: AllSeated - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: AllSeated - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 10, 2019
Genuine virtual reality that provides venues with a claim to have the highest ROI in the history of event technology.... Read More
Interview | Startups
CEO interview Carnival Arnold Donald
In The Big Chair - Arnold Donald of Carnival Corporation
By Mitra Sorrells | January 9, 2019
Arnold Donald, CEO of Carnival Corporation, shares his thoughts on the cruise distribution landscape, how technology is improving the guest experience and advice on what makes a good leader.... Read More
Interview | Technology
VIDEO: Amadeus - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Amadeus - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 9, 2019
Introducing the industry's first content management and distribution solution for personalized media.... Read More
Interview | Technology
VIDEO: TripStack - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: TripStack - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 8, 2019
A simple and cost-effective API provides the best LCC fares and virtual interlining to OTAs and traditional travel agencies.... Read More
Interview | Startups
VIDEO: Sift Science - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Sift Science - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 7, 2019
Sift Science's loyalty fraud prevention tool protects not only your brand but also your customers' hard-earned rewards.... Read More
Interview | Technology
VIDEO: Lola - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Lola - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 4, 2019
Lola provides companies the visibility and control they want, while giving travelers the amazing experience they need.... Read More
Interview | Distribution