TnoozLIVE – VIDEO: Marketing to the new traveller in Asia
One of the most dynamic and connected regions in the world – but what are the trends in travel that are shaping how the industry is evolving?
The latest episode of TnoozLIVE asked this and other questions as part of a roundtable debate, covering mobile, social media, emerging markets and women travellers.
Panelists for the webcast on August 29 were:
- Kei Shibata, CEO, Travel.jp
- Mario Jobbe, co-founder, Circos Brand Karma
- Emilie Couton, director of hotel solutions, Accor Asia-Pacific
- Siew Hoon Yeoh, WIT founder/co-moderator
- Kevin May, Tnooz editor/co-moderator
- Gene Quinn, Tnooz CEO/producer
These topics also will form the core content of the annual ITB Asia Clinics, powered by WIT, held as part of the ITB Asia fair from Oct. 17-19 in Singapore.
The clinics, held on Oct 18-19, will be jointly organized and run by WIT and Tnooz.
Video from TnoozLIVE:
And the slides:
Kevin May is a senior editor and one of the co-founders at Tnooz. He was previously editor of UK-based magazine Travolution and web editor of Media Week UK from 2003 to 2005.
He has worked in regional newspapers (Essex Enquirer) and started his career in journalism at the Police Gazette at New Scotland Yard in London. He has a degree in criminology, a postgraduate diploma in magazine journalism and will be publishing his first book - a biography about electronic band, Depeche Mode - soon.