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Euromonitor International Interview Series: Kelly McGuire, Ph.D. Executive Director, Hospitality and Travel Global Practice for SAS

by October 19th, 2014

Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview examining the impact that user generated content has on hotel purchasing decisions for both business and leisure travellers. Euromonitor International Travel and Tourism Research Manager Michelle Grant spoke with Kelly McGuire, Ph.D. Executive Director, Hospitality and Travel Global Practice for SAS. Can you please explain your role? […]

Evolving Female Demographics and the Travel Industry

by October 6th, 2014

In our Global Travel Trends report last year we identified the emerging demographic of PANKS: professional aunts, no kids. Melanie Notkin, founder of Savvy Auntie, a US-based community for PANKs, and author of Otherhood, partnered with DeVries Global to conduct a study comparing women without children (regardless of relationship status) with those that have children. […]

Euromonitor International Interview Series: Vikram Singh, Co-Founder of Evision Worldwide and Madbooker

by June 7th, 2014

Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview examining on-line distribution for hotels. Euromonitor International Travel and Tourism Research Manager Michelle Grant spoke with Vikram Singh, Co-Founder of Evision Worldwide (2006) and Madbooker (2013). Both companies were established to improve ecommerce for hospitality businesses. What is your background? After graduating from hotel school, I started […]

Euromonitor International Interview Series: Amanda Altree, the Senior Director of Global Marketing for Autograph Collection

by June 3rd, 2014

Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview about Marriott International Inc’s Autograph Collection. Euromonitor International Travel and Tourism Research Manager Michelle Grant spoke with Amanda Altree, the Senior Director of Global Marketing for Autograph Collection, about the brand and its future. Can you please give an overview of the Autograph Collection brand? Autograph Collection […]

Economic Woes to Slow Russian Tourism to Western Europe

by May 4th, 2014

Despite the crisis in Crimea, which could possibly escalate to envelop the whole of Ukraine, it is the economic consequences which will likely have more of an impact on outbound travel from Russia to Western Europe, causing slower growth in Russian arrivals. Political Difficulties do not Influence Destination Selections Although Western European politicians have tabled […]

Euromonitor International Interview Series: Hichame Assi Chief Operating Officer of HotelsCombined.com – Part Two

by March 26th, 2014

Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview with Hichame Assi, Chief Operating Officer of HotelsCombined.com.  HotelsCombined.com is a hotel metasearch engine founded in 2005 in Sydney, Australia.  The first part of the interview focused on the company’s overall business while part two focuses on its international expansion. What is your international expansion strategy? Our […]