Greg Abbott is a recognized expert in the Travel Industry, with 20 + years expertise in executive sales & system operations in the travel technology industry sector, including entrepreneurship, management, product development, and consulting. Greg is Head of Practice, Travel & Hospitality at DataArt, a global technology consultancy & development firm, serving many of the top global brands in the travel industry. He formed the Travel Practice in 2010 having relocated from Europe, where he was most recently Commercial Officer and Product Director at Nexgen Travel Distribution.
His career in travel began in the early ’90’s while attending the University of California at Berkeley and working at the corporate campus travel agency which was later acquired by STA Travel.
Greg is a regular media commentator on travel technology and has been covered in PhocusWire, Breaking Travel News, HospitalityNet, The Company Dime, Buying Business Travel, Travolution, Hotel Resource, BobsGuide, Mobile Marketer and numerous other news outlets.