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The Beat Live 2022

07 December 2022
New York City, NY

A thought-provoking event focused on hot topics in travel distribution, technology and managed corporate travel, The Beat Live's signature news, views and interviews format is modeled after The Beat, the BTN Group's subscription news service for travel management company representatives, travel technologists, distributors, travel buyers and industry suppliers.

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Mike Schlesinger

Manager, Global Sales

Mike leads Sales in the Americas for ATPCO. He joined ATPCO via its 2018 acquisition of Routehappy, where he similarly worked with airlines and sales channels using merchandising content to enhance flight shopping. Previously, Mike spent nine years in the financial services industry while staying current on air travel, airlines, and their loyalty programs. 

When Airline Retailing and Corporate Travel Get Along Nicely
This panel examines the evolving world of airline retailing and what happens when the new frontier of "offers" and "orders" collides with corporate travel management, procurement, and servicing.


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Doug Sharpe

Commercial Director, Americas

A transformational leader and advocate for simplicity, Doug has over 20 years of experience in the travel industry spanning technology, product, marketing, business development, and sales. In his current post as Commercial Director of ATPCO’s accounts in the Americas, Doug leads Partner Success initiatives aimed at unlocking potential value for customers in order to help them meet their goals. Doug is an avid traveler and musician with roots on both the East and West coasts. 

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