TourConnect Welcomes Brad Herrmann & Hai Nguyen

By TourConnect Team

We are excited to announce that Brad Herrmann and Hai Nguyen have joined the TourConnect team.  Brad and Hai are founding partners in Call-Em-All, an automated calling and group texting company that was named to Inc Magazine’s 500 fastest growing companies in the US.  Brad and Hai have years of experience developing simple & intuitive software as a service (SAAS), and they are passionate about uniting behind a common purpose.  Our new website shows off some of their work, and we look forward to much more in the future.

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TourConnect Completes Angel Funding

By Announcements
TourConnect is very excited to have completed a round of funding from angel investors.  The seven-figure investment is an exciting development as we work towards our vision to build a community where tour operators, hotels, and travel suppliers in the tourism industry can work together for mutual benefit. Read More

The Innovator’s Challenge: Automating an Industry

By Research & Insights, Suppliers, Tour Operators & Agents
Over the past 8 years, I have become familiar with the tourism industry, first as a board member for Bonza Bike Tours, then as a partner in TourConnect.  The more I am exposed to the tourism industry, the more I am amazed at how prevalent paper, manual processes exist in the industry.  I thought it would be a good exercise to look at why this is still occurring in this industry when so much innovative technology exist to eliminate these problems.  Specifically, I will look at the contracting and rate loading process that every supplier and contractor must engage in so that they can distribute products through the wholesale distribution channel.
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