Luxury Travel, Lifestyle and Marketing Trends

Just back…..Clever marketing ideas

I’m just back from the Destination Marketing Association International’s CEO Forum in Savannah, where I delivered a speech on Consumer Attitudes and Lifestyle Trends and the implications these are having on traveler preferences. I heard some nifty marketing ideas from different CVBs I would like to share…


Eco-necessity for the hospitality industry

There is some worry that the recession may hold back some eco-initiatives, because in many cases, green travel choices are usually more expensive. For example: high speed rail, which is low in emissions but often more expensive than a low-cost flight.