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26th Jun 2017
Startup pitch: Generation Voyage wants to aggregate tours and activities

Startup pitch: Generation Voyage wants to aggregate tours and activities

By Linda Fox The tours and activities sector is hard to crack. The market is fragmented and the millions of providers aren’t necessarily sophisticated when it comes to technology. Enter...

26th Jun 2017
Travel and expense tech firms merge to take on Concur

Travel and expense tech firms merge to take on Concur

By Linda Fox Travel and expense technology companies Certify, Nexonia, ExpenseWatch and Tallie have merged to create what they are calling the largest independent company in the space. K1 Investment...

26th Jun 2017
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Interview: SAS CEO Explains Why the Airline Embedded a Microchip in Employee’s Hand

By Brian Sumers, Skift SAS CEO Rickard Gustafson is tying to make his carrier more nimble so it can take on both low cost carriers and full-service competition. Peter Knutson...

26th Jun 2017
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Hotel CEOs Love Direct Booking But They Have Varied Views About Strategy

By Deanna Ting, Skift Best Western CEO David Kong said his company works with online travel agencies but Best Westerns’ member rates for consumers are ‘gated.’ Best Western Hotels &...

26th Jun 2017
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Orlando and Birmingham Leaders Grapple With Tourism Identities They Didn’t Want

By Dan Peltier, Skift Orlando and Birmingham’s mayors have been very supportive of tourism during their tenures. Pictured are fans at Orlando’s soccer stadium which Mayor Buddy Dyer helped to...

26th Jun 2017
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Decoding the Hoshinoya Tokyo Hotel Experience

By Colin Nagy, Skift The entrance to Hoshinoya Tokyo, which is parent company Hoshino Resorts’ first foray into urban hotels. Hoshino Resorts Skift Take: The Hoshino Resorts brand melds Japanese...

26th Jun 2017
HFF Closes Sale of Daytona Beach Beachfront Hotel

HFF Closes Sale of Daytona Beach Beachfront Hotel

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26th Jun 2017
Gurney's Newport Introduces Industry Veteran David Bodette as General Manager

Gurney's Newport Introduces Industry Veteran David Bodette as General Manager

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26th Jun 2017
Cincinnati USA CVB Sales Team Grows with Recent Additions

Cincinnati USA CVB Sales Team Grows with Recent Additions

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26th Jun 2017
Berger Singerman's Michael Higer to be Inducted as The Florida Bar's 69th President

Berger Singerman's Michael Higer to be Inducted as The Florida Bar's 69th President

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