Community Stuff 11/27/13
Thanks for the tweet. Below is our announcement. We are psyched that a Gloucester start up, not Mumbai or Silicon Valley but Gloucester’s incubator.
Would love to share the news.
Charles de Gaspe Beaubien
The Groupize Team has just returned from the 2013 PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit with a trophy. We are pleased to share that Groupize received the honor of being named the most Innovative Emerging Travel Technology Company for 2013. We were selected from a field of 30 finalists and PhoCusWright states that “only the world’s most innovate technology driven products and solutions are good enough to appear on stage and only the best of the best will be named Travel Innovation Summit winners”.
Esteemed judges included Executives from TripAdvisor, Priceline.com, Expedia, Cornell University, Queen’s Road Capital, Thayer Ventures, Triporati, Clear Sky Associates, Google, WeHostels, Salesforce.com and Brook Venture Fund. The critics circle included Miriam Moscovici, Director of Emerging Technologies of BCD Travel, Evan Konwiser Co-Founder of FlightCaster and Erik Blachford, former President of Expedia and Venture Partner at Technology Crossover Ventures.
In the spirit of the week, Groupize is thankful to our team of advisors, investors, associates and clients for their role in receiving this award.
Alisa de Gaspe Beaubien, Chief Operating Officer