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Rachel Bird

Vice President – Market Management, North America at Expedia Group

Rachel Bird

Rachel leads Expedia Group’s North America lodging business and high-growth market management team by demonstrating Expedia Group’s value to hotel part ners and working with them to build strategies for success. In addition, Rachel is responsible for offering insights and data to hotel partners so they can proactively adapt to changes in their market and the industry. Previously, Rachel served as director of Market Management at Expedia Group and played a crucial role in designing and executing the successful framework for the global expansion of fenced deals.

Rachel has been a core component of the company’s evolution, beginning her career with Lodging Partner Services as a market manager in 2002 and, since then, has led a variety of teams across North America, most recently responsible for the West region, as senior director.

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Las Vegas: One Destination’s Approach to Travel Recovery

The Las Vegas strip was the leading commercial casino market in the U.S. in 2019, generating nearly $7 billion in revenue. However, its appeal for domestic and international tourism goes beyond gambling.
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