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.
Package - Groups and Meetings: Driving Success in Business Travel's Most Complex SegmentCategory: Business Travel Published: February 2011 Analysts: Douglas Quinby US $1,194
Get a thorough picture of the U.S. corporate groups and meetings marketplace with this Groups and Meetings: Driving Success in Business Travel's Most Complex Segment package and save $99. ONLINE EVENT...
Presentation - Groups and Meetings: Driving Success in Business Travel's Most Complex SegmentCategory: Business Travel Published: February 2011 Analysts: Douglas Quinby, Susan Steinbrink US $199
This one-hour recorded Online Event will utilize key findings from Phocuswright's recent report focused on the groups and meetings market and will address the size and structure of the groups and...
The Other Online Travel Agencies: The OTA Landscape Beyond the Big FourCategory: Market Overview & Sizing Published: February 2011 Analysts: Dennis Schaal, Douglas Quinby US $450
The "Big Four" online travel agencies (OTAs) get a lot of attention from the entire industry, but there is much more to the OTA channel than just Expedia, Priceline, Orbitz and Travelocity. This...
Presentation - Clearing the Air: How the Airline-Intermediary Battles Will Reshape Travel DistributionCategory: Social & Search Published: January 2011 Analysts: Carroll Rheem, Susan Steinbrink, Bob Offutt, Douglas Quinby US $199
In this one-hour recorded Online Event Phocuswright Analysts unbundle the hyperbole around airline direct connects, segment fees, merchandizing and more.
Groups and Meetings: Driving Success in Business Travel's Most Complex SegmentCategory: Business Travel Published: January 2011 Analysts: David Juman, Douglas Quinby US $995
An in-depth look at the U.S. corporate groups and meetings market, including sizing and forecasts through 2012, trends in meetings management, and the impact of virtual conferencing and other...