Articles tagged “layoffs”

Short-Term Rentals

Vacasa to Lay Off 320 – 5% of Workforce; COO to Leave

Vacasa is trying to get cash flow positive in 2024 by almost any means necessary.

Vacasa to Lay Off 320 – 5% of Workforce; COO to Leave

Travel Agents

Flight Centre Is Closing Its Gogo Vacations Unit

Flight Centre wanted to cut a money-losing division and refocus on a higher-end luxury client. RIP Gogo Vacations.

Flight Centre Is Closing Its Gogo Vacations Unit

Online Travel

Expedia to Lay Off 1,500 – Nearly 9% of Workforce

Now that Expedia Group completed its move of Hotels.com and Vrbo onto the Expedia.com tech platform, it saw the opportunity to make further workforce cuts.

Expedia to Lay Off 1,500 – Nearly 9% of Workforce

Short-Term Rentals

Sonder to Lay Off 106 Workers – 17% of Corporate Staff

Sonder is cutting its overhead while it works with external advisors to figure out how to handle underperforming units.

Sonder to Lay Off 106 Workers – 17% of Corporate Staff

Online Travel

The Expedia Makeover Under CEO Peter Kern

A lot of behind-the-scenes work has taken place at Expedia Group under CEO Peter Kern over the past four years. Were the moves successful? That will depend on CEO-in-waiting Ariane Gorin.

The Expedia Makeover Under CEO Peter Kern

Online Travel

Online Travel Agency Kiwi.com Laid Off 18% of Employees

Kiwi has been losing money, and like other tech and travel firms, trimmed its staff.

Online Travel Agency Kiwi.com Laid Off 18% of Employees

Travel Technology

Travel Tech Platform Mondee Cuts Marketing Jobs: ‘They Are Being Replaced by AI.’

Most companies have resisted saying that AI could displace jobs. Mondee is being very clear about it.

Travel Tech Platform Mondee Cuts Marketing Jobs: ‘They Are Being Replaced by AI.’

Short-Term Rentals

Frontdesk’s Assets Will Likely Be For Sale

You can expect that some of Frontdesk's rivals will move in to buy some of its remains.

Frontdesk’s Assets Will Likely Be For Sale

Short-Term Rentals

Property Manager Frontdesk Laid Off Its Staff and Is On the Brink of Collapse

A multiyear shakeout continues among property managers offering up multifamily buildings.

Property Manager Frontdesk Laid Off Its Staff and Is On the Brink of Collapse

Online Travel

Travel Companies Laid Off Thousands in 2023 — See Which Ones

The short-term rental sector is growing, but property managers have been having a hard time as supply has outpaced demand.

Travel Companies Laid Off Thousands in 2023 — See Which Ones