Danny Hood talks travel history with Al Gilbert

by | Feb 6, 2021

Al Gilbert Interviews Danny Hood

Travel veteran, visionary, and entrepreneur Danny Hood looks back over his career building travel technology and travel management companies based upon coaching great team members like Ron Wagner, Ben Parodi, William Niejadlik, and many others. Danny discusses the the value of CapTrav, the benefit of failure, and what he might have done differently in retrospect.
Interview completed by Al Gilbert.


Brandon Strauss

Brandon Strauss


Brandon’s career initially focused on supply chain management consulting for mid-market organizations.  Brandon was fortunate enough to get introduced to some senior executives at WorldTravel BTI (BCD Travel) and helped create and manage the first end-to-end self-service booking platform for the company and the first generation of such service in the industry.  Over the last 17 years Brandon has served as a Partner, head of consulting, and co-founder of KesselRun Corporate Travel Solutions, a leading corporate travel consultancy and in 2018 co-founded CapTrav where he currently serves as President of the company.

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