Two corporate travel executives explain how providers can adjust to shifting demands and preferences.
BlackJet, an on-demand private jet service created by Uber co-founder and chairman Garrett Camp, today informed members it's “abruptly” ceasing operations.
The Florida-based company was launched in 2012, with the financial backing of venture capital firms (including First Round Capital and CrunchFund), tech executives (including Mark Benioff and Matt Mullenweg) and celebrities (including Ashton Kutcher, Jay-Z, and Will Smith).
The idea was basically to be Uber for the jet-set, eventually settling into a membership model whereby people paid an annual fee in exchange for access to a network of private jets on which they could book seats. But there were numerous hiccups (including layoffs and a prior service suspension), largely due to capital constraints that seem to have persisted. During the reorganization, Camp was among those who moved on (and gave up his investment).
The Richmond, Va.-based operator believes in measuring all aspects of the operation and then benchmarking it against other companies.
The changes come in response to AB5, which makes it more difficult for employers to classify workers as independent contractors.
Instances such as reckless driving, taking detours for personal work, and ferrying unknown passengers for quick money do occur.
The J4500 buses will enhance Louisiana Motor Coach's growing regional charter and tour business.
The results of a recent survey reveal an overall positive outlook, despite concerns about political and economic stability.
Former Air Force pilot Otis “Hoop” Hooper will tell operators how to build business missions that land results.
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Christina Davis of The LMC Groups recently hosted a webinar that focused on how to get your staff energized and excited to make a difference in your company.
Andrea Racanelli presented a session at the 2019 LCT East Show that will help any operator achieve a better understanding of online marketing.
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As TNCs continue to prosper, California is fighting back against their dominance.
Not only were the luxury automaker's fourth-quarter sales up by 17.8%, but its entire year sales increased by an impressive 8.4%.
The ride-hailing structure depends on the gig economy, where workers are hired as subcontractors rather than employees with full-time benefits.
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