Sam Shank

CEO & Co-Founder

Sam Shank CEO & Co-Founder
Sam Shank is the Co-founder and CEO of HotelTonight, the leading mobile app for last-minute hotel bookings (and beyond). A travel-obsessed serial entrepreneur, Sam previously founded and was CEO of DealBase, a travel deals search engine, and was CEO of TravelPost, a hotel reviews site. SideStep acquired TravelPost and Sam worked there as VP of Business Development. Sam also worked in comparison shopping at Excite, CNET and NexTag. Sam attended the University of Virginia and received an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.


Keynote: AccorHotels

Strong leadership and fresh ideas have energized Europe's largest hotel company as it bravely navigates the digital age. Find out how AccorHotels' chief digital officer is nurturing talent and creating a culture that will redefine the chain's role in global hotel distribution for years to come.