General Manager, Global Travel & Transportation Industry at IBM

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This past Thursday, the National Football League (NFL) started its long-awaited season.  In the NFL, 32 teams compete every year to win the prized Super Bowl trophy. The two final teams fight tooth-and-nail to claim the renown as the best football team in all of the world, and the night is capped off with a […]

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Adjusting to Change in the Travel Industry

The sharing economy on the rise In the travel industry, the imperative to provide a differentiated travel experience for consumers seems to grow by the day, as is evidenced by a new study conducted by Allianz Global Assistance. When polling travelers in the US, the study revealed that the willingness of travelers to opt into […]

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Fighting The Cloud With The Cloud

We may look back at 2016 as the year of digital disruption. Although digital disruption existed before 2016, this year could be remembered as the year where the term gained both awareness and fear in the minds of business executives. As I mentioned in a previous blog post, C-level executives feel threatened by disruptors because […]

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IBM Watson is Changing Travel in Ways Nobody is Expecting

IBM Watson Is Changing Travel in Ways Nobody’s Expecting. Get your insights from our latest post! Discover how IBM Watson and cognitive are redefining Boundaries for the C-suite The Rise of Design Thinking For the last five years, IBM has strived to reinvent itself as a cloud computing and cognitive platform company to support its large enterprise clients as they shift their operations online, […]

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Insights from the IBM Global C-suite Study – The CIO Perspective

What does the C-suite study unveil in today’s digital economy? A few short years ago, C-level executives at companies in various industries, including travel and transportation related businesses, felt that they could see emerging market threats and react appropriately to them. In today’s digitized world, by contrast, boundaries between industries are disappearing, and C-level executives […]

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The Travel and Transportation Industry is at an Inflection Point

It is truly an honor and privilege to assume the role of General Manager, IBM Global Travel and Transportation Industry. As a former client of IBM and a passionate champion of re-inventing and transforming the travel and transportation industry, it is my pleasure to serve our clients and the industry in this capacity. I will […]

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