In celebration of Scottish Tourism Month, join Criton and a fantastic panel of speakers as we discuss digital tourism and the opportunities it offers for destinations.
Julie Grieve, CEO & Founder of Criton will chair a panel of speakers who will include Graham Urquhart from Expedia and Sam Weston from 80 Days:
Graham Urquhart, Market Manager – Expedia
- Graham has 9 years’ digital marketing and account management experience working with large e-commerce clients such as EE, New Look, B&Q and Toys R Us. Graham graduated from Heriot Watt University with a MA (Hons) in Management with Marketing in 2009 and after a spell traveling South East Asia, returned to begin a career in digital marketing, working with a range of agencies throughout the UK. In 2017 Graham took the decision to change industry and joined Expedia as a Market Manager, responsible for the account management of Expedia’s portfolio of lodging partners in the Edinburgh market.
Sam Weston, Marketing Manager - 80 Days
- With around 12 years of experience in digital, Sam started his career at Apex Hotels, working as their E-Marketing Manager for 5 years. He then moved agency-side, managing a wide variety of client accounts that included travel, tourism and hospitality brands like; Principal Hotels, Red Carnation Hotels, Goodwood, ScotRail, DB Regio, Love Loch Lomond, and the Edinburgh International Magic Festival. After a brief spell in SaaS, Sam is now the Marketing Manager of full-service creative and digital marketing agency 80 DAYS, luxury travel and hospitality marketing specialists. He also runs HotelSpeak.com – a hotel and travel marketing community.