Richard Harris is the CEO and Founder of <intent>, the real-time prediction platform for travel. <intent> uses machine learning to help large-scale travel and ecommerce companies provide the most relevant experience to their users in real-time while adding meaningful ancillary revenue streams. Prior to founding <intent>, Richard was SVP, Strategy and Distribution at Travelocity. He led the Travelocity Partner Network, which grew to over $2B in sales during his tenure. Richard was a co-founder of Site59, an innovator in online travel technology and merchandising. He was Site59’s VP, Strategy and Business Development and then CFO through the company’s acquisition by Travelocity, which was then taken private by TPG and Silverlake. Earlier in his career, Richard worked at the Boston Consulting Group and Orion Consultants. Richard holds a BA from Harvard and an MBA from INSEAD. When not in the office, Richard grows corn on his fire escape.