Clayton Reid

CEO, MMGY Global

Clayton ReidConsidered one of the travel industry’s top minds in marketing and strategic planning, Clayton Reid has worked with companies around the world for over two decades. He is responsible for MMGY Global’s overall vision and leads the company’s $60 million marketing communications practice across six countries and 10 offices. Heavily involved with industry advocacy, Clayton is a sought-after speaker and has been featured by news organizations such as Bloomberg, NPR, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and CNN. He has served on boards including The United States Travel Association, The New York City Hospitality Council and The World Alpine Ski Championships, and he is a strategic council member of Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) in their travel advisory practice. Clayton has twice been awarded the American Express Steven Harvey Achievement Award for Marketing and has been selected for the exclusive Arthur Page Society. He is also an advocate for sustainability and social cause in travel, being featured by Skift and Forbes for MMGY Global’s international push to make travel a platform for equality and understanding.

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Travel in 2021 Will Be Better And Worse Than You Think

As we all process the short and long-term effects of COVID in our lives, jobs & leisure pursuits, I have been conflicted with the reality of a very real lethal threat to the world community and the incredibly important role travel plays in the success and lifeblood of small business, service workers and government tax-based human services.

Looking Past This Crisis - The FutureState of Travel

It is quite difficult to see past the crisis of now, in any situation. But right now, in travel, it is almost impossible. Fear has gripped the world and our industry is on the front line of the response as well as bearing the brunt of the economic downturn.