HBAA Technology & Innovation Committee chair Caleb Parker announced the association’s industry predictions for 2016. Room letting website Airbnb could reduce hotel revenues by 5-10% by 2020 and small meetings are on the rise according to Parker.
The Problem Who read last week’s article by City AM reporter Kasmira Jefford on the last three areas in central London for companies to find affordable office space? It’s true that square foot costs are skyrocketing in London, and other major markets around the world. As reported in the City AM article, London office rents “have[…]
Hoteliers have a lot to win by embracing the shared economy.
Enlightened companies, like the BBC, are leading the way in embracing the use of off-site meeting spaces to better control supply and demand.
Happy New Year indeed! What a way to start 2013! I was very happy to read the news this morning about the $500 million dollar acquisition of the on-demand car service, ZipCar by Avis. Why? Aside from being a ZipCar member and proponent of the collaborative consumption industry (#CollCons) – also know as the sharing[…]
As co-founder & CEO of a startup in the collaborative consumption economy, I believe it’s time someone stood up for #CollCons and talk about what can be learned from the death of Loosecubes. I’ve been answering questions from the media, investors, suppliers, customers and others about how the Loosecubes closing affects my business model and[…]