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Skyscanner duo depart, Trainline COO, Fareportal board member, and more….

This is a roundup for people moves in tourism and hospitality for January 2017. Tuesday 17 January 2017: Skyscanner execs move on Skyscanner’s chief operating officer Mark Logan and its chief commercial officer Frank Skivington have left the business.

eDreams Odigeo acquires hotel booking site BudgetPlaces

Accommodation service BudgetPlaces has ended almost 14 years as an independent company and sold to travel group eDreams Odigeo.

FCO puts Phileas Fogg in VR, Kayak launches in India, and more…

This is a roundup for product news and announcements for travel marketing in tourism and hospitality for January 2017.

Upside raises $50 million as Priceline founder-fronted discount service goes live

Huge investment sum to the tune of $50 million going into Upside – on the day Jay Walker officially unveils the site.

Trainline COO, Fareportal board member, Musafir group CEO, and more….

This is a roundup for people moves in tourism and hospitality for January 2017. Monday 16 January 2017: Trainline hires chief operating officer Mark Brooker joins the European rail booking and information platform – a new role for the company that will report to CEO Clare Gilmartin.

What are the trends of trip planning site users [INFOGRAPHIC]


The number of trip planning websites is nowhere near as high as it once was, as many a startup has tried and failed to get traction to survive.

Personalised inspiration: empowering ultimate travel search


The travel industry has always been in the inspiration business. Ours is an industry that leverages curiosity and realises experiences which bring us together and open the world.

Sabre strong in Saudi, Viator trains sights on Japan, Europcar in China, and more…

This is a roundup for product news and announcements for travel distribution in tourism and hospitality for January 2017.

Hotels posts on Facebook plateau after rapid rise and decline


After a few years of finding their feet, hotels appear to have found a level for the number of times they post content on Facebook.

Startup pitch: MagicStay offers private accommodation for the corporate market

MagicStay is looking to tap into the trend of travellers seeking to rent homes and apartments while on leisure and it seems, increasingly, business trips.

Eva welcomes Pepper, Bradley updates with BizTweet, Hotels.com on Apple TV, and more…

This is a roundup for product news and announcements for travel devices in tourism and hospitality for January 2017.

ReviewPro takes $28 million investment from Chinese hotel IT group

Hotel reputation management platform ReviewPro has sold a 80% stake to Shiji Information Technology in China for $28 million.

Fareportal board member, Musafir group CEO, BookingKit sales chief, and more….

This is a roundup for people moves in tourism and hospitality for January 2017. Friday 13 January 2017: Fareportal expands board team Mike Stacy joins the online travel agroup – owner of the CheapOAir and OneTravel brands – as a board director.

In-flight wifi matures as two out of five available seat miles offer connections

If 2016 was the year in which the early adopting airlines completed their roll-outs of wifi, then 2017 will be when others starting catching up.

Renault swoops on Karhoo assets

French car firm Renault has bought Karhoo, the taxi metasearch app which went into administration late last year.

Changi Airport investing $50 million in incubator programme

Singapore’s Changi Airport has unveiled a five-year programme called Living Lab which will allow live testing of technology products and services within the airport.

Hotel developers want revenue management know-how from the beginning

In 2011 I wrote an article about the seismic shift in hotel asset management – a change in focus from operations and cost control to a more strategic view, incorporating revenue management.

Eva welcomes Pepper, Bradley updates with BizTweet, Hotels.com on Apple TV, and more…

This is a roundup for product news and announcements for travel devices in tourism and hospitality for January 2017.

Startup pitch: Aviva IQ gives Airbnb hosts a helping hand

Since its beta launch in late-2016, at the Airbnb Open in Los Angeles, Aviva IQ, has been tapped to automate messages for thousands of listings worldwide.

Hotels.com on Apple TV, iCarHireInsurance gets snappy, and more…

This is a roundup for product news and announcements for travel devices in tourism and hospitality for January 2017.


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