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Andrew van der Feltz
Senior Director, Business Development, Expedia Group Media Solutions
Andrew van der Feltz is a senior director of business development for the Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific regions at Expedia Group Media Solutions. His team works closely with agencies, destination marketing organizations, hotel and airline partners on advertising opportunities and campaigns across the portfolio of Expedia Group brands. Prior to joining Expedia, Andy was the director of business development and operations at the Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions (NBTC) since April 2011. Prior to this, he also worked at NBTC in the London office as country manager for the UK and Ireland. He started his career at NBTC as marketing manager, after his role as an international marketing manager at VisitScotland. Andy studied Marketing and French in Scotland, continued his postdoc education at the Institute of Marketing in Edinburgh, and attended the Executive Educational Programme in General Management at the London Business School.

Planning family travel isn’t just for grown-ups. In fact, the entire family plays a role in family travel decisions, including the youngest members of the household: Generation Alpha.  Our brand new research study, Gen Alpha & Family Travel Trends, uncovers how the world’s youngest generation is ...

New Research: How Generation Alpha Influence Family Trip Decisions

The beginning of March sees travel and tourism brands from around the globe make the annual trip to Berlin, Germany to visit ITB, the world’s largest travel trade show. Expedia Group Media Solutions was there in force this year, with over 35 of us attending the show to meet with travel partners, ...

Wrapping up ITB Berlin 2019

The German National Tourist Board works internationally to promote Germany, communicating the country's diverse appeal to a worldwide market. One of their recent campaigns brought their mission to life with a fun, interactive hub, designed to engage travelers in key markets across Europe. Their ...

German National Tourist Board: matching visitors with their perfect destination

The start of November sees thousands of travel industry professionals from around the globe make the annual trip to London, to visit the World Travel Market (WTM) exhibition. WTM is one of Europe's biggest travel industry trade shows and always a huge event for us. This year was no exception, with ...

Key Themes from WTM London 2018

Located just a couple of hours south of Shanghai, Hangzhou is the capital of Zhejiang Province and well known within China as a cultural hotspot and vacation destination. Once described by Marco Polo as "the finest and most splendid city in the world," Hangzhou has become increasingly popular with ...

Helping Hangzhou Better Understand European Visitors

Earlier this week, the Expedia Group Media Solutions team headed to Singapore for two of the biggest events in the Asian travel calendar, WiT Singapore and ITB Asia. Ahead of both events, we had an opportunity to host our first ever Insights Summit in Asia Pacific, with travel industry ...

Talking Travel Marketing at WIT Singapore and ITB Asia

Bleisure remains a hot topic for the travel industry. Regular blog readers will have seen our recent study, Bleisure Travel Trends, which examines the behavior of bleisure travelers from around the globe. For now, we are going to look specifically at Indian bleisure travelers, a group that is ...

Bleisure is Booming for Indian Business Travelers

Last week we attended Phocuswright Europe in Amsterdam, a yearly gathering of decision makers from across the travel, tourism and hospitality sectors. This year more than 40 speakers from Europe’s leading travel and tech companies presented insights to a crowd of over 600 attendees across the ...

Phocuswright Europe: Three Things we Learned in Amsterdam Last Week

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