Ryan is a brand reporter covering travel, mobility and sports marketing. A graduate of the University of Delaware, Ryan previously worked at CBS Newspath assisting the production of TV news stories for CBS affiliates and the Center for Public Integrity, where he covered the intersection of policy and technology.
Why Hotel Brands Are Joining the In-Housing Trend in 2021
Marriott and Hilton are building internal creative teams.
Airline Marketers Are Coming Out of Crisis Mode as 2021 Bookings Rise
Bookings are up for 2021, and marketers are finding new ways to talk to travelers.
Tampa Bay Won’t Get a Traditional Super Bowl, but It’s Still Spending Like Crazy
The Big Game is usually great advertising for its host city, and Tampa is making the most of it.
Hotel Brands Hope Selling Pillows and Robes Will Pick Up the Slack in Travel Recovery
In a year that’s seen the lowest occupancy rates since the Great Depression, Marriott has found a way into travelers’ bathrooms, beds and closets thanks to branded products such as [...]
Alaska Airlines Revives ’80s Hit Safety Dance to Show How It’s Protecting Passengers
Airline safety briefings were already quite long-winded affairs before the Covid-19 era, and new health guidelines have only made them more densely packed with information. But now, in a move [...]
United Airlines Aims to Go ‘100% Green’ by 2050 Through Carbon Capture
"The reality is that traditional carbon offset programs simply can't come close to offsetting the 4,000 times increase in man made carbon emissions. It's just mathematically impossible," said Kirby.
Vrbo Tries Catch Up With Airbnb as Short-Term Rentals Rebound
The brand has spent nearly 10 times as much on marketing as its primary competitor.
With Tripadvisor Plus Subscription Service, Travel Site Continues to Diversify Amid Slow Recovery
Besides encouraging trips, new product also aims to claw back traffic and ad dollars from Google.
Without International Tourism, Destination Marketers Look Local for Recovery
Baltimore, San Francisco, and New York have pivoted in the pandemic.
Stephen Curry’s Brand Could Usher In a New Era at Under Armour
The Curry brand may be even more significant for Under Armour than for the athlete himself.