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Various German media outlets are reporting that Hollywood star Ashton Kutcher, has invested once again in a startup in Berlin, after doing so with SoundCloud and Amen .
There’s a dirty little secret about corporate booking tools — road warriors think they are clunky and a majority do their searching on more agile consumer sites before completing their reservations in the prescribed company booking tool. In fact, Short’s Travel Management , a Waterloo, Iowa, travel management company doing about $200 million in annual air sales and with clients ranging from the NCAA to Louisiana State University, found that 64.9% of its business travel users research flights and hotels on consumer sites before booking with Short’s.
TLabs Showcase on travel startups featuring UK-based Distribute Travel , a product distribution platform for travel businesses and white label system for third party websites. Who and what are you (including personnel and backgrounds)?
NB: This is a guest article by Chris Lucca, technical marketing manager for AccuRev .