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Phocuswright Survey European Visitors US Travel Election Donald Trump
Successful Meetings- December 02, 2016
Following the November election of Donald Trump as president of the United States, travel executives have been "both careful and hopeful in their statements," according to travel industry research company Phocuswright, which held its annual conference ...


Hotel Business (press release)

The Phocuswright Conference: OTAs, Google and Market Evaluations
Hotel Business (press release)- December 01, 2016
... ANGELES—A roundtable at the Phocuswright Conference discussed how and why OTAs have been impacting the lodging and hospitality industry, Google's potential threat to those platforms and the perception of extremely high private market evaluations.


Tavisca Solutions had a Great Phocuswright Conference 2016
PR Newswire (press release)- December 01, 2016
At this year's Phocuswright Conference, team Tavisca was focused on discussing how we can help travel brands distribute content through APIs in North America markets and extend our technology solutions to others in the travel sector to address their ...


Travel Market Report

Airbnb Plans To Spread Its Wings Into 'Flights'
Travel Market Report- November 29, 2016
Airbnb's conference overlapped with The PhoCusWright Conference—an accident, according to Chip Conley, head of global hospitality and strategy for Airbnb. Conley dropped by the PhoCusWright event for a previously scheduled on-stage interview and ...
This Is Why Airbnb Is Doing What It's Doing With Trips and MoreSkift

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Technology, travel and Trump – Key takeaways from Phocuswright.
4Hoteliers- November 29, 2016
Do they just hope they get bought out before the money runs out? One thing's for sure, online travel is on a growth trajectory for everyone – it's just a question of who gets the biggest, best bites. Here's a list of key takeaways from Phocuswright ...


Phocuswright's Innovation Summit rewards thinking smaller
Travel Weekly- November 22, 2016
LOS ANGELES -- The 2016 Phocuswright Conference last week placed a spotlight on niche travel-technology companies as alternatives to the raft of general digital-travel-planning startups. The event, which drew 1,800 attendees to the JW Marriott Los ...


WorldVentures Introduces Innovative Smart Card at Phocuswright
GlobeNewswire (press release)- November 21, 2016
PLANO, Texas, Nov. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WorldVentures™, an award-winning leader in travel club memberships, introduced its flye™ smart card to the travel and hospitality industry at the Phocuswright Conference on November 14-17 in Los ...

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Dayuse.com Wins Prestigious 2016 People's Choice Award at Phocuswright
Hospitality Net- November 21, 2016
The travel industry's research authority, Phocuswright, announced the winners of the 2016 Travel Innovation Summit, during its annual conference, November 14 - 16th in Los Angeles, CA. Dayuse.com, the global leader in online “day stay” reservations ...

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Hospitality Net

Hello Scout Awarded Top Honors at Phocuswright for Free Text Message Concierge
Hospitality Net- November 21, 2016
Los Angeles, CA -- Travel industry research authority, Phocuswright, has announced the winners of their annual Travel Innovation Summit held this week in Los Angeles. Twenty-five innovative companies were selected to showcase groundbreaking ...


Hafner isn't having it — Kayak's CEO critiques Google, Airbnb, and others
Tnooz- November 18, 2016
Steve Hafner, co-founder and chief executive of Kayak, is living up to his reputation for being one of the liveliest annual on-stage interviewees at the Phocuswright Conference. On-stage he says that he was chatting with the two make-up artists ...

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Phocuswright announces the next generation of groundbreaking travel innovators
Travel Daily News International- November 18, 2016
NEW YORK – Travel industry research authority Phocuswright announced the winners of Summit, held on Nov. 15, during The Phocuswright Conference currently underway in Los Angeles, Calif. During Summit, 22 innovative startup and emerging companies ...


PhocusWright Conferences Brings Top Travel Leaders Together
Travel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)- November 17, 2016
The 2016 Phocuswright Conference opened in Los Angeles running from November 14 to 17 with more than 1,800 people expected to attend. During the four days, the city becomes the epicenter of travel technology. The conference features dozens of travel ...


Marketwired (press release)

Phocuswright Announces the Winners of the 2016 Battleground, Summit and Launch
Marketwired (press release)- November 17, 2016
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - November 16, 2016) - Travel industry research authority Phocuswright announced the winners of Battleground, Summit and Launch, held on Nov. 16, during The Phocuswright Conference currently underway in Los Angeles, ...

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Hospitality Net

Local Measure Wins the Phocuswright Emerging Innovator Award at The Travel Innovation Summit 2016
Hospitality Net- November 16, 2016
Local Measure, the leading location-based social platform for hotels and the tourism industry, won the award as top innovator among emerging companies at The Travel Innovation Summit. Each year, dozens of innovative companies are selected to ...

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Travel Weekly

Tech entrepreneurs make their pitches at Phocuswright show
Travel Weekly- November 15, 2016
LOS ANGELES -- The 2016 Phocuswright Conference opened Monday, featuring two dozen travel technology startups delivering 6-minute pitches as part of the conference's Innovation Battleground. Metasearch companies were among the most prevalent of ...


Arise Virtual Solutions to Sponsor Travel Industry's Most Prestigious Phocuswright Conference
PR Newswire (press release)- November 11, 2016
MIRAMAR, Fla., Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Arise Virtual Solutions Inc., the award-winning leader in on-demand customer management solutions, is proud to announce its sponsorship of the Phocuswright Conference on November 14-17 in Los Angeles, ...


Digital River World Payments to Exhibit at The Phocuswright Conference
Business Wire (press release)- November 10, 2016
MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Digital River World Payments™, a leading global payments service provider, announced that it will participate in The Phocuswright Conference (http://phocuswrightconference.com/), a travel industry event. The Digital ...

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Hospitality Net

2016 Phocuswright Conference: Top Picks for Presentations and Exhibitors | By Alan Young
Hospitality Net- November 09, 2016
The annual Phocuswright Conference has become the epicenter for travel innovation, providing an exceptional forum for global travel executives to discover and discuss the latest trends and opportunities reshaping the travel landscape. This year's event ...


Hospitality Net

Cornerstone™ Information Systems Showcases the Future of Predictive Intelligence to Manage the Traveler's Journey ...
Hospitality Net- November 09, 2016
Cornerstone™ Information Systems (CIS), a global leader in innovative technology solutions for travel companies, today announced that they are among an elite group of visionary companies selected to battle it out at the 2016 Phocuswright Conference.


PR Web (press release)

Stride Travel Selected To Present at Phocuswright 'Startup Battleground' Competition
PR Web (press release)- November 08, 2016
Today Stride Travel announced they have been selected to present at the prestigious 'Battleground Competition' on travel technology's biggest stage, the Phocuswright conference. Phocuswright is the pre-eminent travel technology conference, drawing ...

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