Louise Dreisig is Senior Market Manager for East Africa and Israel at Expedia, Inc., the largest travel company in the world. Louise is responsible for strategy, sales and contracting of East Africa lodging product. She has been with Expedia Lodging Partner Services since 2006 and has passed through various positions before taking on her current role; contributing to the growth of established markets such as Turkey and Egypt, as well as the opening of online sales in emerging markets such as Uganda, Rwanda and Ethiopia. She has a BA in Tourism and Business Management from ESERP Business School in Madrid and Staffordshire University in the UK.
Expedia Lodging Partner Services (LPS) group is the central point of contact for hotels to reach travelers in more than 70 countries through all of the Expedia, Inc. brands, which include Expedia.com®, Hotels.com®, Hotwire®, Venere.com®, corporate travel management company Egencia®, and the Expedia® Affiliate Network. Expedia, Inc. offers hotels international reach; access to multiple channels in a single marketplace; exposure that positively influences direct bookings on the hotel’s own website; and a dedicated team of market managers in cities around the world, who provide deep market insight and are committed to helping hotels increase their profitability.