Analyst Cathy Walsh

Cathy Walsh

Senior Research AnalystCathy Walsh

Raleigh, North Carolina United States

An eight-year Phocuswright veteran, Ms. Walsh contributes to a range of research efforts as author and editor, with recent publications including In-Destination Events, Attractions & Activities: Europe, U.S. Mobile Travel Report: Market Sizing and Consumer Trends, and U.S. Online Travel Traffic Report. Cathy joined Phocuswright in 2005 to launch The Phocuswright Research Subscription: Technology Edition (now The Innovation Edition). Formerly director, communications, Cathy continues to create marketing content to promote Phocuswright research and events. Cathy gained travel industry expertise as editor of the trade newsletter Travel Distribution Report, where she produced news and analysis on travel distribution and technology. She is a cum laude graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received a M.A. in English from North Carolina State University, where her research focused on technology and culture.

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Areas of Research

Cathy's areas of expertise include online consumer technology, social networks, marketing and distribution strategy, and Internet trends, with a particular focus on emerging technologies.

 

Travel Research From Cathy Walsh

Curated Collection: Technology

Curated Collection: Technology

Category: Technology Innovation Published: June 2021 Analysts: Michael Gerra, Cathy Walsh, Coney Dongre, Hollis Thomases, Michael Coletta, Bob Offutt US $900

This special collection of individual reports – curated by our team of analysts – represents Phocuswright’s most essential research, data and analysis on the key technology trends and developments...

U.S. Corporate Travel Report 2020-2024

U.S. Corporate Travel Report 2020-2024

Category: Business Travel Published: April 2021 Analysts: Cathy Walsh, Charuta Fadnis, Claudia Unger US $1,295

The U.S. corporate travel market flourished in 2019, amid ongoing economic expansion and high consumer and business confidence. Despite signs of a slowing global economy, stakeholders expected another...

France Travel Market 2020-2024: By the Numbers

France Travel Market 2020-2024: By the Numbers

Category: Market Overview & Sizing Published: February 2021 Analysts: Peter O'Connor, Cathy Walsh US $795

Despite a promising start to 2020, the COVID-19 crisis has had a dramatic effect on the French travel sector, with revenue projected to drop 66% in 2020. The largest declines were seen in the airline,...

France Travel Market Report 2020-2024

France Travel Market Report 2020-2024

Category: Market Overview & Sizing Published: February 2021 Analysts: Peter O'Connor, Cathy Walsh US $795

As in most European countries, COVID-19 has had a devastating effect on the French travel industry. While some leisure-focused destinations benefited from a rebound in late summer 2020, the country was...

Spain Travel Market 2020-2024: By the Numbers

Spain Travel Market 2020-2024: By the Numbers

Category: Market Overview & Sizing Published: January 2021 Analysts: Fabian Gonzalez, Cathy Walsh

On the heels of 4-5% annual gains in 2018 and 2019, the Spanish travel market was decimated by COVID-19 in 2020, with bookings projected to slide 70%. The market will begin a long recovery in 2021, and...

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