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phocuswright-conference-rental-panel-studioVIDEO: How tech-enabled solutions can improve safety and security of short-term rentals
Leaders from Vrbo, TurnKey Vacation Rentals and Certistay discuss safety and security solutions for... Read More
News | Technology
okerstrom-pickerill-resign-expedia-groupExpedia Group CEO Mark Okerstrom out amid board disagreement over strategy
Expedia Group CEO Mark Okerstrom and CFO Alan Pickerill have resigned effective immediately, chairman... Read More
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VIDEO: OYO's Ritesh Agarwal on growth and plans to address hotel owners’ concernsVIDEO: OYO's Ritesh Agarwal on growth and plans to address hotel owners’ concerns
OYO CEO Ritesh Agarwal speaks about the company's growth and priorities for the coming year at The... Read More
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amazon-redbus-india-partnershipAmazon expands travel offerings in India with RedBus partnership
Amazon in India is adding bus ticketing through a partnership with RedBus.... Read More
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kayak-trip-car-rental-partnershipKayak partners with Trip.com Group to offer car rentals in Asia Pacific
Trip.com car rentals are now available on the Kayak platform in Asia Pacific.... Read More
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The big travel payment trends coming in 2020The big travel payment trends coming in 2020
Things are changing rapidly in the area of travel payments - an executive from Amadeus weighs in with... Read More
Opinion | Online
darrin-grafton-serko-profileIn The Big Chair - Darrin Grafton of Serko
The Serko co-founder and CEO shares how the company is building a platform to consolidate every aspect... Read More
Interview | Online
Read between the lines of travel startup funding to prepare for the futureRead between the lines of travel startup funding to prepare for the future
Travelport's Simon Ferguson says Phocuswright's startup funding report tells the story of the travel... Read More
Opinion | Startups
VIDEO: Despegar's CEO on growth and navigating regional challengesVIDEO: Despegar's CEO on growth and navigating regional challenges
Despegar CEO Damian Scokin discussed the Latin American OTA's plans for continued growth, including... Read More
News | Distribution
short-term-rental-panel-phocuswright-conference-2019VIDEO: Short-term rental sector diversifies as traveler and host preferences evolve
Panelists from Guesty, Vacasa, Inspirato and Airbnb discuss the future of the short-term rental... Read More
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VIDEO: Chamath Palihapitiya on Google, Facebook, WeWork and space tourismVIDEO: Chamath Palihapitiya on Google, Facebook, WeWork and space tourism
Social Capital founder and CEO Chamath Palihapitiya sat down for two thought-provoking interviews at... Read More
News | Technology
tripadvisor-brand-business-lindsay-nelsonBrand Business - Lindsay Nelson of TripAdvisor
Lindsay Nelson is TripAdvisor's president of core experience, overseeing brand, content... Read More
Interview | Online