Speaker: Martin Egner
The 41-year-old founder and CEO of The Porter Group looks back on a varied career in the hospitality industry. hospitality industry, working for lifestyle brands such as Design Hotels, as well as renowned operating companies such as Accor, Marriott, Motel One and Ruby Hotels. His experience includes strategic responsibilities in the areas of brand development and communication, location development, as well as technology and digital distribution. Among other things, he was responsible for the strategic portfolio development of Design Hotels in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, as well as the rollout of the Bonvoy loyalty program in the brand's member hotels. of the brand. Prior to that, he developed and managed the e-commerce, distribution and IT divisions for Motel One, distribution and IT for the Motel One Group - and subsequently built up the proprietary proprietary technology environment, marketing and commercialization for the Ruby Hotels brand. Ruby Hotels brand.