VRMA

    The Future of OTAs and Property Managers

    Track: Business Strategy

    Session Number: 3049
    Date: Sun, Oct 28th, 2018
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Description:

    This global panel, moderated by Amy Hinote, will feature two diverse property managers, an equity analyst who specializes in the vacation rental category, and the two largest OTAs in the world who will answer rapid fire questions on the future of OTAs and Vacation Rental Managers. The panelists will include: Steve Milo, CEO, VTrips; Darik Eaton, founder of Seattle Oasis; Gianbattista Vespucci, Commercial Director Presso Booking.com; Clara Liang, Airbnb Director of Professional Hosts, and Jed Kelly Executive Director, Equity Research - Online Travel and Consumer Internet, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. The panel will be moderated by Amy Hinote, founder and editor, VRMIntel who will ask straight fire questions without any softballs. Fasten your seat belts and prepare for one of the most entertaining, unfiltered and informative sessions of the conference.
    Session Type: Breakout Session (45 or 60 minutes)

    2 Learning Takeaways: This global panel, moderated by Amy Hinote, will feature two diverse property managers, an equity analyst, and two OTAs who will answer rapid fire questions on the future of OTAs and Vacation Rental Managers. The panelists will include: Steve Milo, VTrips; Darik Eaton, Seattle Oasis; Gianbattista Vespucci, Commercial Director Presso Booking.com; and Amy Hinote, founder and editor, VRM Intel. Fasten your seatbelts and prepare for one of the most entertaining and informative sessions of the conference.
    Secondary Session Track: Technology
    Target Audience: President/CEO/Owner, Vice President, Director, Account Executive, Reservationist, Consultant, Front-Line Support Staff, Operations Staff, Housekeeping Professionals, Marketing Professionals, Other
    Experience Level: All
    Session Type: Breakout Session (45 or 60 minutes)

    2 Learning Takeaways: This global panel, moderated by Amy Hinote, will feature two diverse property managers, an equity analyst, and two OTAs who will answer rapid fire questions on the future of OTAs and Vacation Rental Managers. The panelists will include: Steve Milo, VTrips; Darik Eaton, Seattle Oasis; Gianbattista Vespucci, Commercial Director Presso Booking.com; and Amy Hinote, founder and editor, VRM Intel. Fasten your seatbelts and prepare for one of the most entertaining and informative sessions of the conference.
    Secondary Session Track: Technology
    Target Audience: President/CEO/Owner, Vice President, Director, Account Executive, Reservationist, Consultant, Front-Line Support Staff, Operations Staff, Housekeeping Professionals, Marketing Professionals, Other
    Experience Level: All

    Speakers

    Primary Presenter
    Steve Milo
    CEO
    VTrips
    Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Darik Eaton
    Owner & General Manager
    Seattle Oasis Vacation Rentals
    Second Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Amy Hinote
    Founder
    VRM Intel
    Third Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Gianbattista Vespucci
    Commercial Director Partner Services
    Booking.com
    Fourth Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Jed Kelly
    Executive Director, Equity Research - Consumer Internet
    Oppenheimer & Co.
    Fifth Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Clara Liang
    Director of Professional Hosts
    Airbnb