Articles tagged “startups”

Travel Technology

TripActions Bags $275 Million to Grow Expense Management: Travel Startup Funding This Week

A million dollars isn't cool. You know what's cool? $1.3 billion in funding to date.

TripActions Bags $275 Million to Grow Expense Management: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Travel Technology

Kyte Raises $30 Million for Rental Cars: Travel Startup Funding This Week

This week, travel startups, including rental car service Kyte, collectively announced more than $41 million in funding.

Kyte Raises $30 Million for Rental Cars: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Travel Technology

Ayenda Raises $10 Million for Branded Budget Lodging: Travel Startup Funding This Week

This week travel startups, including Latin America's Ayenda and Turismocity, have collectively raised more than $30 million in funding.

Ayenda Raises $10 Million for Branded Budget Lodging: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Travel Technology

RateGain Buys Hotel Marketing Tech Ahead of Its IPO

Skift has recently covered the rise of fintech (financial technology) and insurtech (insurance technology) in travel. We predict you'll also be hearing more about martech, or marketing technology, in the coming year, too.

RateGain Buys Hotel Marketing Tech Ahead of Its IPO

Travel Technology

Ukio Raises $9 Million for Lodging in the Hybrid Work Era: Travel Startup Funding This Week

This week, several travel startups collectively announced they had raised more than $195 million in funding. Concepts included rental apartments for corporate workers in the hybrid era as well as enterprise software for airline business intelligence and corporate travel technology.

Ukio Raises $9 Million for Lodging in the Hybrid Work Era: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Business Travel

Concur Co-Founder Is Back With Biz Travel Startup Spotnana

Second seasons often disappoint, but Steve Singh's comeback bodes well for blue-chip corporations. Singh is a business travel icon, and his ideas and energy may rev up the metabolism of travel managers, whether or not they buy into his new startup Spotnana.

Concur Co-Founder Is Back With Biz Travel Startup Spotnana

Airlines

All-Star Investors Katzenberg, Thiel, and Tosi Take Stake in Travel Startup Flyr

The WestCap Group has led a $150 million round in Flyr, a startup that helps travel companies boost their revenue. "Mogul management" appears to be the new "revenue management."

All-Star Investors Katzenberg, Thiel, and Tosi Take Stake in Travel Startup Flyr

Online Travel

SiteMinder Gets Backing From Financial Giant Fidelity Ahead of Hotel Software IPO

SiteMinder minimized the pandemic's hit to revenue by selling new tools to help hotels with payments and digital marketing. No wonder Fidelity International wanted to invest ahead of the startup's likely initial public offering in 2022.

SiteMinder Gets Backing From Financial Giant Fidelity Ahead of Hotel Software IPO

Online Travel

Launching Travel Tech Briefing, for Skift Pro Subscribers Only

Making the right choices has never been more crucial coming out of this pandemic. Not far from the core of every decision will be technology. Skift is now offering travel executives weekly the critical information needed to build, buy, or partner.

Launching Travel Tech Briefing, for Skift Pro Subscribers Only

Online Travel

H2O Hospitality Raises $30 Million for Lodging Tech: Travel Startup Funding This Week

H2O Hospitality is a Korean startup that gained traction in Japan and now plans to offer its hotel and vacation rental management services in other markets. If you can make it in Osaka, you can make it anywhere.

H2O Hospitality Raises $30 Million for Lodging Tech: Travel Startup Funding This Week