Data and personalization are the keys to success for travel startups and entrepreneurs, according to Bob Albert, CEO & Founder of RouteHappy, a flight search engine dedicated to helping travelers find “the happiest flight experience for the cheapest price” focusing on amenities such as comfortable seats, Wi-Fi, in-seat power and entertainment.
In our latest TravelPop video, Bob shared his views on how startups and emerging players can achieve success in the ever-changing travel industry. With having a quality team of people being at the top of his list, Bob explained how adaptability and staying focused are also critical components to successfully launching a business.
When discussing the evolution of the travel industry, Bob stressed the importance of providing travelers with tools that improve the way they shop for and buy travel. Successful entrepreneurs and innovators are problem solvers who must have the keen ability to properly identify ways to address a traveler’s specific needs.
For Bob’s TravelPop randomizer question, he shared his favorite travel apps. Tune in to hear more about Bob’s views including his pre-flight go-to apps!
READ THE ORIGINAL ARTICLE: TravelPop: RouteHappy’s Bob Albert on travel startups and industry evolution | Amadeus North America blog.