How I Got Here, episode 21 - Gillian Morris of Hitlist
How I Got Here, episode 21 - Gillian Morris of Hitlist
By PhocusWire | January 23, 2020
Gillian Morris, co-founder and CEO of Hitlist, talks to Mozio's David Litwak and PhocusWire's Kevin May on how the platform went from idea to app-store favorite. Read More
Interview | Online
Five things you can do today to empower women in travel technology
Five things you can do today to empower women in travel technology
By Jillian Kossman - iSeatz  | January 8, 2020
Correcting gender imbalance and promoting diversity can lead to higher business growth and long-term profitability. Read More
Opinion | Online
PhocusWire editorial team's favorite interviews of 2019
PhocusWire editorial team's favorite interviews of 2019
By PhocusWire | December 31, 2019
As we wrap up the year, take a deep breath for a day or two and look forward to the next 12 months, we've hand-picked our favorite interviews from 2019. Read More
Interview | Online
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Travel industry not there yet when it comes to gender equity
By Mitra Sorrells | December 10, 2019
Phocuswright released the results of its latest Gender Equity Study during a Women's Leadership Initiative session at The Phocuswright Conference. Read More
News | Technology
Northstar Travel Group joins CEO Action pledge to promote diversity and inclusion in the workplace
Northstar Travel Group joins CEO Action pledge to promote diversity and inclusion in the workplace
By Jill Menze | November 25, 2019
The parent company of PhocusWire and Phocuswright joins travel brands including Expedia Group in a commitment to advance equality in the workplace. Read More
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"We need to fight for equality" - Billie Jean King, Mark Okerstrom and more on diversity and inclusion
By Jill Menze | November 19, 2019
At Expedia Group's Explore event, diversity, inclusion and leadership were discussed at length by executives and speakers such as tennis legend and equality advocate Billie Jean King. Read More
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Growing confidence through empowerment: What women need to advance in travel
Growing confidence through empowerment: What women need to advance in travel
By Cady Wolf - Sojern  | November 6, 2019
Men are 70% more likely to hold executive positions over women - but what's holding women back? The system, the industry or something else? Read More
Opinion | Online
Q&A: ATPCO's Beth Taylor on looking past the C-suite, diversifying voices and leadership programs
Q&A: ATPCO's Beth Taylor on looking past the C-suite, diversifying voices and leadership programs
By Jill Menze | October 9, 2019
ATPCO's Lead From the Front program aims to serve employees from all levels of the company - not just those on a management track. Read More
News | Technology
iata launches gender campaign
IATA launches campaign to advance gender diversity in airline industry
By Corinne Wan - WebInTravel  | October 7, 2019
As part of its efforts to push for more female airline executives, IATA has launched the 25by2025 campaign. Read More
News | Online
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For women in travel, the path to leadership is often a road without a map
By Cara Whitehill - Traxo  | October 2, 2019
Graham Greene, the famous British writer and MI6 agent, wrote a fascinating and hilarious travelogue about his monthlong trek through the wilds of Liberia, in coastal West Africa, called Journey... Read More
Opinion | Online
TAKE A SURVEY and let your voice be heard on gender equity in travel
TAKE A SURVEY and let your voice be heard on gender equity in travel
By PhocusWire | September 23, 2019
Take 10 minutes to share your experiences and opinions on gender equity in travel and receive free Phocuswright research in return. Read More
News | Technology
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Evaluating the C-suite: A dearth of women at the top
By Jamie Biesiada - Travel Weekly  | September 9, 2019
The travel industry is built largely on the backs of women, yet female leadership in the C-suite and the investment companies that own stakes in large agencies or travel companies is still lacking. Read More
Opinion | Online
How I Got Here, episode 3 - Polina Raygorodskaya of Wanderu
How I Got Here, episode 3 - Polina Raygorodskaya of Wanderu
By Kevin May | September 5, 2019
For the third episode, PhocusWire's Kevin May and David Litwak from Mozio chat with Polina Raygorodskaya, co-founder and CEO at Wanderu. Read More
Interview | Online
On the road to gender parity... are we there yet?
On the road to gender parity... are we there yet?
By Traci Mercer - Sabre Travel Network  | August 20, 2019
As an idealistic young woman, I was confident that, after the decades of accomplishments from women, we had proved that gender has no bearing on intelligence - yet a striking gender imbalance in... Read More
Opinion | Online
More than gender: Why travel tech companies need to hire diverse talent
More than gender: Why travel tech companies need to hire diverse talent
By Charlotte Lamp Davies - A Bright Approach  | August 9, 2019
Global by definition implies inclusivity and diversity - for something to be global, everyone must be allowed to participate on equal terms. Can we really describe the travel technology industry as... Read More
Opinion | Online