Journeys Profile

Journeys Global

Journeys Profile features regular interviews and discussions with buyers and suppliers from the luxury travel marketplace. Provided by Journeys Global, Based in London, Journeys is the tailored events solution specialised in the art of engaging with one another. The company is committed to shaping the future of the luxury travel b2b event sector. read less
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Episodes

Episode 2: Alejandro Roca Rivera from Journeys Global
Apr 24 2024
Episode 2: Alejandro Roca Rivera from Journeys Global
In this episode, we meet Alejandro Roca Rivera, the Events Director at Journeys Global. We discuss Alejandro's background in journalism and events management, his role at Journeys Global, and the company's focus on organizing targeted events for hoteliers and DMCs in the luxury travel industry. Alejandro also shares highlights from recent events, such as helicopter rides overlooking Niagara Falls and a bowling outing in Manchester. He mentions upcoming events in Houston and talks about the FAM-meet formula, which aims to foster relationships and trust among participants. Alejandro also shares his favourite holiday experience in Japan and his love for his hometown of Ferrol in Galicia, Spain. I said to Alex, we'd place a link to the Visit Galicia tourism website - so here it is. Key Takeaways Alejandro Roca Rivera has a background in journalism and events management and is currently the events director at Journey's Global.Journey's Global organizes targeted events for hoteliers and DMCs in the luxury travel industry, focusing on building relationships and increasing sales.Recent event highlights include helicopter rides overlooking Niagara Falls and a bowling outing in Manchester.Upcoming events in Houston will feature visits to the Space Center, lunch with an astronaut, and a baseball game at Minute Maid Stadium.Alejandro's favourite holiday experience was a volunteering trip to Japan, and his favourite city is his hometown of Ferrol in Galicia, Spain. Keywords events, travel industry, luxury travel, hoteliers, DMCs, targeted events, FAM-meet, helicopter rides, bowling, Houston, Galicia, Spain
Episode 1: Micaela Giacobbe from Journeys Global
Apr 23 2024
Episode 1: Micaela Giacobbe from Journeys Global
In this episode, we meet the founder of Journeys Global, Micaela Giacobbe and we learn more about the objectives of the Journeys Profile series. As Micaela explains, Journeys Profile is a podcast series featuring interviews with executives from the luxury travel industry. We'll also learn more about the company behind the podcast, Journeys Global. Micaela and her team specialise in creating tailored, niche events around the world using cutting-edge tools and techniques to encourage meaningful interactions between attendees. The 2024 calendar includes events in London, Manchester, North America, and Dubai. Micaela also outlines "the fam meet way" concept -- a blend of B2B meetings and familiarization trips, it's an approach that helps establish long-lasting relationships between travel buyers and suppliers. Finally, we discover Micaela's own travel preferences, including her favourite city, her best place to work remotely, and we ask if she has a favourite airport... Takeaways Journey's Profile is a podcast series that interviews executives in the travel industry to gain insights and trends.Journeys Global specializes in creating tailored, niche events around the world using cutting-edge tools and techniques.The spring calendar includes events in London, Manchester, North America, and Dubai.The fam meet concept, a blend of B2B meetings and familiarization trips, helps establish long-lasting relationships.The podcast and videos can be found on journeys.global, where testimonials from past events are also available.Micaela's favourite holiday experience is Costa del Sol in Spain, and her favourite city is Turin, Italy. Keywords Journey's Profile, Journeys Global, travel industry, events, niche events, meaningful interactions, spring calendar, fam meet concept, B2B meetings, familiarization trips, podcast, videos, testimonials, Costa del Sol, Turin