Articles tagged “glenn fogel”

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Booking Holdings CEO Expands on the ‘Connected Trip’ Vision

CEO Glenn Fogel has said before Booking Holdings must knit together "the connected trip" for customers, but not everyone has grasped the vision. Fogel seems right in saying that selling bundles of travel products is no longer enough in an era of Uber- and Amazon-style customer service.

Booking Holdings CEO Expands on the ‘Connected Trip’ Vision

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Skift Global Forum Preview: Expedia CEO Sees Airbnb as ‘One-Dimensional’

Peter Kern is correct that Expedia Group currently offers broader travel services than do Airbnb and Booking Holdings, but whether Expedia can gain ground on its rivals and can execute on its strategy are entirely different questions.

Skift Global Forum Preview: Expedia CEO Sees Airbnb as ‘One-Dimensional’

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Booking Holdings CEO’s Complicated Messaging in Light of EU Scrutiny

For any regulators listening, Booking.com is a powerful force in the European hotel industry. So is Google. There's no way around it, despite the spin from the CEO.

Booking Holdings CEO’s Complicated Messaging in Light of EU Scrutiny

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Booking Holdings CEO Sees Greater Traveler Awareness in Alternative Accommodations

Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel said the pandemic had no redeeming value. But his company will coincidentally be well-placed for the recovery thanks to the new consumer awareness of alternative lodging.

Booking Holdings CEO Sees Greater Traveler Awareness in Alternative Accommodations

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Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel said he "feels fine" after testing positive for coronavirus. As a public company, Booking Holdings prudently disclosed the diagnosis in a financial filing.

Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel Tests Positive for Coronavirus

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Booking Holdings Reaffirms Plan to Charge Commissions on Hotel Resort Fees

Despite criticism and reports of misgivings, Booking Holdings will plow ahead with a groundbreaking policy of charging commissions on resort fees charged by hotels, said CEO Glenn Fogel. He said the move is aimed at discouraging hotels from providing bad customer experiences.

Booking Holdings Reaffirms Plan to Charge Commissions on Hotel Resort Fees

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Skift Global Forum Preview: Booking CEO Glenn Fogel Sees Cryptocurrency Potential

Whether it's payments or overtourism, Booking Holdings CEO Glenn Fogel has a lot to say about — and a lot of influence over — the future of travel. His views, you'll see, aren't always politically correct.

Skift Global Forum Preview: Booking CEO Glenn Fogel Sees Cryptocurrency Potential

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Booking Management Shakeup Leaves Gillian Tans Out as CEO of Flagship Unit

There's little doubt that Tans' abrupt departure, without any transition time, points to conflicts within Booking Holdings over the company's strategic direction.

Booking Management Shakeup Leaves Gillian Tans Out as CEO of Flagship Unit

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Booking Holdings Empire Tiptoes Toward Quiet Collaboration

As Booking Holdings brands try to cross-sell their customers on more products, such as attractions, restaurants, and ground transportation, more companywide collaboration may be inevitable. No brand mergers are in the offing, but signs point toward more coordination.

Booking Holdings Empire Tiptoes Toward Quiet Collaboration

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Booking Holdings Faces a Hotel Chain Challenge in U.S. Competition With Expedia

Booking.com has been making strides in the U.S. market for several years, but the challenges are formidable. Expedia is outspending Booking.com on U.S. TV, and then there is Airbnb to throw into the equation.

Booking Holdings Faces a Hotel Chain Challenge in U.S. Competition With Expedia