Analyst Markus Schreyer

Markus Schreyer

AnalystMarkus Schreyer

United States

Markus Schreyer is a global hospitality executive and experience architect at the forefront of business development, travel, and technology. 

His career encompasses roles across 40 countries and 20 luxury brands in global hotel chains like Hilton Worldwide, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, as well as leadership positions in lifestyle brands, including Senior Vice President Global Innovation at Design Hotels, a Marriott brand, and Chief Development Officer at Proper Hospitality.

His passion for fostering growth, accelerating startups, and developing new revenue streams in retail, experiences, and membership models for lifestyle brands through strategic innovation and human touch points across multiple digital platforms has earned him recognition across industries.

As the co-founder and board member of the META Foundation, a visionary 501(c)(3) non-profit think tank established in 2020, he leads efforts in cultural, social, and environmental sustainability. The foundation collaborates with governments, universities, and technologists to develop equitable and decentralized frameworks in living, working, and travel in the web3 and spatial computing era.

Markus Schreyer holds an MBA and a PhD in Innovation Management from the University of Dresden, Germany. He teaches competitive strategy at New York University (NYU) and lives in the city with his family.

Travel Research From Markus Schreyer

At a Crossroads: Underappreciated Tech in Travel

At a Crossroads: Underappreciated Tech in Travel

Category: Technology Innovation Published: March 2024 Analysts: Markus Schreyer, Michael Coletta US $295

Emerging technologies have undoubtedly revolutionized many industries, yet the travel industry has not fully unleashed all their potentials. This article explores a critical juncture in travel,...

Travel Innovation and Technology Trends 2024

Travel Innovation and Technology Trends 2024

Category: Technology Innovation Published: January 2024 Analysts: Michael Coletta, Cathy Walsh, Markus Schreyer, Lorraine Sileo, Norm Rose US $1,495

Each year, Phocuswright publishes a content series that identifies the most significant innovation trends in travel technology and distribution for the upcoming year and beyond. This year we again...