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Understanding Online Travel Agents & Bedbanks Distribution

Understanding Online Travel Agents (OTAs)  and Bedbanks Distribution

This event will be hosted by Mark Simpson and aims to help you better understand the role of OTAs – with insights on who they are and how they work.

We are delighted at this stage to confirm the following OTAs and Bedbanks who will each be speaking at the event:

  • Expedia
  • Expedia Local Expert (Attractions)
  • Secret Escapes
  • Hotelbeds.


The session will also explore how best to manage and protect your online reputation.

Introducing speaker Ciaran Connolly from Profile Tree

Ciaran Connolly, CEO of ProfileTree delivers digital services to clients across Ireland, Europe and the USA.

He specialises in Tourism and was selected by Google to attend a Google Maps Global Summit in San Francisco. Ciaran built an online safety website that attracted 1.6 million visits per month – where people sought advice and help in protecting their online reputation.  Today he helps brand build and maintain their online brand through content, video and voice.

Ciaran will be providing insights on the day on how to manage and protect your online reputation

Following the formal presentations, delegates will have an opportunity to engage directly with all speakers during the networking lunch.

To register for this event click here.

This event is part of the Tourism Enterprise Development (TED) Programme 2019/20.

In Partnership with:

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