According to Rich Barton, the first CEO, the word “Expedia” is derived from a combination of exploration and speed.
Expedia Groups is the world’s travel platform with the most trusted online travel brands and an extensive brand portfolio. It performs as the leader in the travel industry capitalizing on strong offline to online trends with valuable global breaks. This travel platform is leading in the $1.6 trillion travel industry that aims for make travel better every day. The teams that are working hard in this company are vigorous enough in working together to bring people to the world within reach. Expedia emerged as a global network of brands that collectively cover virtually areas of researching, planning, booking travel, choosing the best airplane seat, reading personal travel reviews of hotels to planning what to do in a destination once you arrive. The portfolio of this company plays a role on both the leisure and business travelers that may cover from the economy to business class.
Expedia Group have the following strategic Imperatives:
To be Locally Relevant on a Global Basic; To be Customer Centric; To Attract and Engage the World of Travel Suppliers; To Power Other Industry Partners; To Continuously Improve Our Platform with Data and Tech; To be the Place where Exceptional People Who Share our Passion for Tech and Travel Want to do their Best Work.
Expedia Group opens opportunities for leisure and business travelers to enjoy the biggest discounted deals on their flight, transportation, hotels, travel destination bookings. The company values its members through its discounted member pricing that increases every time. The best customer service approach is given even through the virtual strategic initiatives for the convenience of the travelers while their on their seats for bookings and reservations. The company improves its website for quality facilitation.