Douglas QuinbySenior Analyst
Atlanta, Georgia United States
Mr. Quinby is co-founder & CEO of Arival and a Phocuswright analyst of more than 10 years. Douglas has been designing and leading Phocuswright research for many years, including seminal studies on vacation rentals and private accommodation, tours and activities, social media and traveler reviews, travel agencies, global distribution systems and more. He has deep experience in consumer and industry research with both quantitative and qualitative methodologies, including consumer insights, surveys and industry data analytics. Douglas has also led event programming for The Phocuswright Conferences and is a recognized expert on online travel and travel distribution. He is frequently cited in leading media outlets including Bloomberg, CNN, The New York Times, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post. He is a sought-after speaker and moderator, and has presented Phocuswright research at numerous travel industry events around the world.
Prior to joining Phocuswright, Douglas led his own firm providing strategic research, communications and marketing services to travel technology companies. He has also served as director, marketing and communications for Atinera and as packaged travel and technology editor for Leisure Travel News. Douglas is a graduate of Oberlin College and Conservatory of Music.
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Areas of Research
Douglas has broad knowledge of travel industry performance and distribution trends. He excels in the areas of travel distribution and marketing. His recent research includes in-depth studies of global distribution systems and the vacation rental industry.
2017 Phocus Forward: The Year Ahead in Digital TravelCategory: Consumer Trends Published: June 2017 Analysts: Maggie Rauch, Mark Blutstein, Alice Jong, Brandie Wright, Douglas Quinby
Emerging markets are advancing rapidly, private accommodation and in-destination activities are coming of age, and new technologies are reshaping online travel search, shop and book from the inside-out....
U.S. Traveler Technology Survey Seventh Edition (Series)Category: Consumer Trends Published: June 2017 Analysts: Mark Blutstein, David Juman, Cathy Walsh, Brandie Wright, Michael Coletta, Douglas Quinby US $995
The unstoppable rise of mobile, along with the evolution of online platforms and other technology advances have given travelers increasingly sophisticated tools to leverage throughout the travel life...
Hotels, OTAs, Metasearch or Rentals: Who's Winning in Traffic and ConversionCategory: Consumer Trends Published: May 2017 Analysts: Douglas Quinby, Pete Comeau
View and/or download the presentation deck and audio recording of the April 12th, 2017 webinar - held in partnership with Jumpshot - to explore key traffic and conversion trends for online accommodation...
The Role of Metasearch in the U.S. Travel MarketCategory: Social & Search Published: May 2017 Analysts: Cathy Walsh, Mark Blutstein, Douglas Quinby US $495
Mobile and millennials have helped make metasearch one of the most popular choices for travel planning. They’ve also inspired shifts in the metasearch model itself. This spotlight provides a snapshot of...
DMO ClickstreamCategory: Consumer Trends Published: April 2017 Analysts: Coney Dongre, Douglas Quinby
DMO Clickstream presents website performance analysis of the destination marketing organizations (DMOs) of the 10 most-visited countries by U.S. travelers. Phocuswright selected the countries by the...