Danny Hood Talks Travel Recovery Strategies in The Company Dime

Dec 10, 2021

Danny HoodDanny Hood has seen it all during a career spanning four decades. In 1993 he joined WorldTravel Partners, which became WorldTravel BTI in 2001 and BCD Travel in 2006. He Served the company as president of the Americas until 2010, Over the years, corporate travel boomed and busted a few times, and Hood was involved in several mergers and acquisitions. In his article, featured in The Company Dime, he discusses what worked during the tough times and how the industry can recover.

The global pandemic is by far the most complex challenge the travel industry has ever experienced. We are just now somewhere in the middle of a second recovery in travel, with a long way to go. While no two crises are alike, there are some lessons I’ve learned during my many years in this industry that I’d like to share as we look toward a hopeful 2022.

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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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