Giancarlo Carniani

Market Analyst, ItalyFlorence Italy

Mr. Carniani is the founder of Italy-based Buy Tourism Online (BTO), host of one of Europe's largest technology and tourism events. Giancarlo currently manages a small Florentine hotel company – TOFLORENCE HOTELS – which owns two properties (rated 4 and 5 stars). He formerly worked for national chains including Cigahotels, Boscolo and Sonesta International Hotels & Resorts. Previously, Giancarlo provided professional training services in revenue management and distribution; in 2009 he founded BTO Education, focused on research and training. Giancarlo is considered one of the foremost Italian experts on travel technology and the Internet and has contributed to several academic publications about online travel. Giancarlo graduated from the Hotel Institute A. Saffi and worked abroad for several years to perfect his knowledge of the hotel industry. He is married with one daughter and is based near Florence.

Recent Giancarlo Carniani Travel Research

Market Overview & Sizing
December 2012
Italian Online Travel Overview Eighth Edition
Italian Online Travel Overview Eighth Edition
$746 USDAnalyst: David Juman, Giancarlo Carniani

Phocuswright's Italian Online Travel Overview Eighth Edition provides data, analysis and insight into the Italian travel industry, and projects future performance through 2014. The report covers Italian travel market dynamics, and contains detailed information on key segments, including air, hotel, car rental, rail, tour operators and online travel agencies