Hear from the future travel leaders of tomorrow today

Hear from the future travel leaders of tomorrow today

World Travel Market, the leading global event of the travel industry, today launches futuretravelleaders.TV, a dedicated channel featuring the travel and tourism’s rising stars of today and tomorrow’s industry leaders.

FutureTravelLeaders.TV follows on from the hugely successful decisionmakers.tv and destinationleaders.tv, profiling the movers and shakers, senior executives and heads of Tourist Boards and giving them the platform to discuss their challenges and key trends in the marketplace. All three online TV channels offer a series of exclusive video interviews, delivered weekly, all year round.

The stars of futuretravelleaders.tv have been put forward by their senior managers, who are all profiled on sister TV station decisionmakers.tv.

The new online TV station kicks off today with an interview from Paul Lau, Performance Marketing Specialist of Teletext Holidays. Lau joined Teletext two years ago from outside the travel industry, this has allowed him to consistently challenge ‘industry norms’. Lau gives a quick overview of the company, his role at Teletext Holidays and how the product is evolving.

Each week young travel industry high fliers will speak to futuretravelleaders.tv about their current business, the market and how they see the travel and tourism industry.


Other successful future leaders set to appear on futuretravelleaders.tv over the next few weeks include:

• Simon Applebaum, Online Manager, Affinion International Travel
• Chris Dalrymple, Head of Ecommerce, On the Beach
• Julia Lo Bue Said, Leisure Director, Advantage
• Patrick Haller, Head of Process Improvement, Thomson
• Rochelle Read Senior, Ecommerce Manager, Expedia.com
• John-Christian Moquette, Founding Partner, IAVRA
• Gemma Pyatt, Operations Manager, Blue Bay Travel

Reed Travel Exhibitions Head of Marketing and Communications World Travel Market Micaela Juarez said: “I am delighted to be launching futuretravelleaders.tv following on from the success of both decisionmakers.tv and destinationleaders.tv.

“Futuretravelleaders.tv hosts the thoughts and opinions of those set to shape the future of this constantly evolving industry and it’s great to be able to share this with the World Travel Market audience.

“We hope that decisionmakers.tv, destinationleaders.tv and the newly launched futuretravelleaders.tv will offer excellent vision and insight benefiting the industry all year round.”