Julie Rey-Gore, content director of Questex Hospitaity and Travel, joined together the group’s editors who have been adhering to their markets to share the most recent news and developments throughout the vacation and hospitality field all through 2020, as we watched the earth improve.
On the call, in addition to Rey-Gore, were Elaine Simon, senior running editor, Hotel Management Jena Fox, associate editor, Hotel Management Magazine Katherine Doggrell, editor in chief, Hospitality Insights Matt Turner, editor, Luxury Travel Advisor and Journey Agent and Ruthanne Terrero, vice president, Questex Vacation and Conferences Group.
Examine out the movie over to listen to their predictions and expectations for 2021, as effectively as their prime stories from 2020. We listen to about how some of the greatest journey and hospitality organizations pivoted in this very complicated year but also a aim on the shiny spots as journey constraints comfortable for the summertime months. Other subject areas of dialogue provided how did the earth of journey and hospitality responded to the COVID-19 information in Asia at the begin of the calendar year, how did numerous governments about the entire world react and how the industry then responded, and irrespective of whether or not there was some respite as the yr went on, as properly as the U.S. election, second lockdowns and vaccine news.
Searching forward, the group reviewed when will vacation return and what will it glance like? What will the developments be? Who will be the massive players in 2021? Points to maintain an eye on in the calendar year ahead involve how the job of the vacation advisor is transforming, what “luxurious” will suggest to tourists jetsetting in a submit-COVID globe, how hotel administration will adapt, what job will know-how perform in the vacation and hospitality space and a lot more.
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