Articles tagged “video”

Video: Apple Leisure Group CEO on the Appeal of Luxury All-Inclusive

Video: Apple Leisure Group CEO on the Appeal of Luxury All-Inclusive

Sarah Enelow, Skift

All-inclusive vacations aren't necessarily just for low-end consumers seeking high convenience. The luxury corner of the all-inclusive market has staying power.

2 weeks ago

Video: Vacasa CEO on Competing in ‘A Ridiculously Fragmented’ Vacation Rental Sector

Video: Vacasa CEO on Competing in ‘A Ridiculously Fragmented’ Vacation Rental Sector

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Competing against the vacation rental incumbents is pretty tough, but Vacasa's CEO believes there is more than enough business to go around, especially if you can offer owners and consumers something different.

4 weeks ago

Video: Royal Caribbean CEO on Building Smarter Ships

Video: Royal Caribbean CEO on Building Smarter Ships

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

As cruise ships grow in size, the need for innovation in onboard activities and experiences has grown in tandem. Companies like Royal Caribbean Cruises have led the way, but there is still a long way to go until megaship cruises shed their image as a low-brow vacation.

1 month ago

Video: Why Being Uncool Works for Wyndham

Video: Why Being Uncool Works for Wyndham

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Wyndham Hotel Group wants to revamp its brand design and experience as it gears up to go public. A good brand is a terrible thing to waste.

1 month ago

Video: Design Firm Teague Bets on Tech to Make Transportation Enjoyable

Video: Design Firm Teague Bets on Tech to Make Transportation Enjoyable

Sarah Enelow, Skift

It's been decades since the last "golden age of travel," and we're due for a new one, featuring the Internet of Things.

1 month ago

Video: Why CMOs Might Be the Most Influential People at Any Travel Brand

Video: Why CMOs Might Be the Most Influential People at Any Travel Brand

Dan Peltier, Skift

Financial analysts and other travel industry watchers often listen to the words of CEOs to hear what direction they're taking their companies. But, increasingly, CMOs at many major travel brands are dealing with ground-level, consumer-facing marketing and strategy that impact the company and customers on a daily basis.

1 month ago

Video: IHG CEO on Where He’ll Break New Ground

Video: IHG CEO on Where He’ll Break New Ground

Dan Peltier, Skift

Barr is touting his experience in China and his company's long presence there as an advantage in understanding global consumer trends. But is that enough to raise the company's cool factor in western markets?

1 month ago

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Video: How Emily Fischer, Founder of Haptic Lab, Uses Design to Drive Positive Change

Video: How Emily Fischer, Founder of Haptic Lab, Uses Design to Drive Positive Change

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Through her design studio, Haptic Lab, Emily Fischer seeks to bring about transparency, simplicity, sustainability and consciousness in the way products are created and designed.

2 months ago

Video: Aman Resorts Places Big Bet on City Hotels

Video: Aman Resorts Places Big Bet on City Hotels

Brian Sumers, Skift

Aman is still not an ordinary hotel company. But it's no longer as unusual as it once was. It's a little more mainstream.

2 months ago

Video: Marriott CEO Hopes Starwood Tie-In Will Be Done on Deal’s Second Anniversary

Video: Marriott CEO Hopes Starwood Tie-In Will Be Done on Deal’s Second Anniversary

Deanna Ting, Skift

Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson isn't afraid to speak up about a variety of issues that he sees impacting the wider travel industry, and that's something not every travel CEO is willing to do.

2 months ago

Video: Airbnb Co-Founder on Evolving to Be More Than Just a Travel Business

Video: Airbnb Co-Founder on Evolving to Be More Than Just a Travel Business

Deanna Ting, Skift

While Blecharczyk wouldn't say anything about Airbnb's impending IPO, he did reveal some interesting perspectives on how and where he sees the $31 billion company continuing to grow.

2 months ago

Video: Travel Investors on Why Booking Sites Still Have Plenty of Room for Growth

Video: Travel Investors on Why Booking Sites Still Have Plenty of Room for Growth

Dan Peltier, Skift

Is this only the beginning of the beginning of online travel? With a recent downbeat set of results from online travel agencies, it's a question that's hotly debated these days.

2 months ago