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Travel & Tourism Industry Glossary  :  Local Expert

Local Expert is the ground transportation and in-destination activities brand of Expedia.

Expedia Local Expert consists of two main business units; ground transportation which covers things like shuttles and black car services, and in-destination activities which include things like theme parks, attractions, tours, and other activities.

Expedia Local Expert provides both online services that include the sale of in-destination activities through the various Expedia brands as well as offline services that consist of activity desks located throughout certain destinations in Hawaii, Florida, and others.

In-destination activity suppliers that are interested in working with the Expedia Local Expert team can sign-up at Join Expedia Local Expert.

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Stephen is the CEO and Co-Founder of Rezgo. He has been working as a travel & tourism technology consultant since 1995. Stephen is active in fostering tourism technology and is a Past Chair of the OpenTravel Alliance. He is also a regular contributor for Tnooz, a leading travel technology media site, and speaks regularly at conferences around the Globe on travel & tourism technology, messaging standards, and industry trends.

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