This week at ITB in Berlin, we had the pleasure of presenting our annual partner awards to campaigns launched in EMEA that demonstrate innovation, creativity and achievement in travel marketing. The partner awards recognize campaigns that leverage media solutions across travel marketing categories, and include the following recipients this year.
This week at the annual Expedia Partner Conference in Las Vegas, our Expedia Media Solutions team hosted a Learning Lab, where we shared insights about online traveler behaviors from custom studies we did with third-party research firms as well as learnings and success stories from a few of our marketing partners, including Destination BC, Visit Britain and The Cape Los Cabos and introduced the new Expedia brand campaign.
We have the pleasure of working with some amazing partners in the travel and non-travel industries, and this week at Expedia’s annual partner conference in Las Vegas, we presented our annual partner awards to campaigns launched in North America and Latin America that demonstrate excellence in digital marketing.
We had a great time last week at U.S. Travel Association’s ESTO, hosting a Learning Lab for attendees with a deep dive into our research and case studies from our leading destination marketing organization (DMO) campaigns. We talked last week on the blog about our traveler insights from our Learning Lab, and this week we want to share our key takeaways from attending sessions and networking with industry experts throughout the ESTO event. A few insights we picked up include:
We spent the weekend kicking off the annual information-packed U.S. Travel Association’s Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations (ESTO), where we were excited to be the official Education Partner for the event again this year.
What an incredible week! Last week at DMAI 2016, I had the opportunity to attend sessions, chat with industry experts, and hear from marketing leaders. From numerous presentations, conversations and observations, I wanted to share my top 5 key takeaways for DMOs from the event.
This week we continued our annual tradition of recognizing our EMEA partner campaigns that have demonstrated travel marketing excellence with our Expedia Media Solutions Partner Awards at the ITB Berlin conference. As we shared in a press release on our media kit, EMEA winners this year included The Jordan Tourism Board, Atlantis, Scandinavian Airlines, AccorHotels, Israel Government Tourism Organization and Utah Office of Tourism.
Today in Las Vegas, Expedia rolled out the red carpet for partners in every sector of the travel industry for the Expedia, Inc. Partner Conference. Over the next two days, the annual event will host and feature leaders from the travel and technology worlds.
Expedia Media Solutions had the honor of serving as the official Education Partner at the U.S. Travel Association’s Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations (ESTO) conference in beautiful Portland, Oregon, August 22 – 25. ESTO is the premier learning and knowledge-sharing forum for destination marketing professionals.