I’m Scott Gillespie and I’m keen to share with you my views about the travel category.  My credentials? I’ve worked as a strategic sourcing consultant specializing in travel  for more than 20 years. Some highlights:

  • A.T. Kearney’s global expert on travel sourcing (1991-1999)
  • Founder and CEO of Travel Analytics;  conducted airline sourcing engagements for the Fortune 500 (1999-2006); sourced more than $20 billion of air spend; sold to (now) SAP
  • Author of a U.S. patent covering airline bid analysis
  • Designer of the Air Clarity benchmarking tool
  • Developed the Total Cost of Travel and traveler friction concepts
  • Lead inventor of the hotel clustering concept
  • Lead designer of a top-ranked airline CO2 calculator
  • Speaker and trainer at travel industry conferences worldwide
  • MBA, University of Chicago

I cover a variety of travel topics.  Most relate to innovation, distribution and corporate travel issues.  Connections on LinkedIn are welcomed.

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Please let me know if I can be of any help to you.  You can reach me at

+1 440 248 4111 (Eastern Time Zone) or at


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