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Digital and Marketing Leadership in Travel and Hospitality with Rob Russell

Learn what digital transformation in travel and hospitality looks like

In this episode my guest is Rob Russell, CEO of Resort Income Optimization.  I love this interview.  He is an inspiration to all entrepreneurs. He recognized a significant digital transformation and marketing problem and jumped in with both feet to become the expert and to solve it.

As giant resorts moved online and hired big digital marketing teams to focus on web marketing,  Rob recognized that the thousands of small hotels and resorts would not be able to afford them, so  he built a company to provide digital marketing, analytics and operations as a service.



Not only is Rob a problem solver and business builder, but he is an expert at marketing in the travel and hospitality industry.  In this interview you will learn the inside secrets about how it all works.

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Kevin Benedict serves as the Senior Vice President, Solutions Strategy, at Regalix, a Silicon Valley based company, focused on bringing the best strategies, digital technologies, processes and people together to deliver improved customer experiences, journeys and success through the combination of intelligent solutions, analytics, automation and services. He is a popular writer, speaker and futurist, and in the past 8 years he has taught workshops for large enterprises and government agencies in 18 different countries. He has over 32 years of experience working with strategic enterprise IT solutions and business processes, and he is also a veteran executive working with both solution and services companies. He has written dozens of technology and strategy reports, over a thousand articles, interviewed hundreds of technology experts, and produced videos on the future of digital technologies and their impact on industries.

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