AI-powered tech firm Travel Genius announces three new board directors

Dubai: Travel Genius, the most innovative location intelligence platform, has today announced the appointment of three new board directors who will bring with them a wealth of experience in hospitality, brand marketing, business process design and governance.Roshni Pandey, Jagdish Sidhu and David King will all join the company with immediate effect.Hannes Bos, the CEO and Founder of Travel Genius said "Their invaluable expertise, diverse backgrounds, and deep industry knowledge will undoubtedly play a pivotal role in bringing our innovative solutions to life and driving our company's success. Their commitment to excellence and passion for innovation align perfectly with our company's vision and mission."This announcement follows the recent launch of SpotQuest, the world’s first solution with actionable insight for travel professionals. Using unique data points at micro-neighbourhood levels, the new location intelligence platform provides detailed and actionable insights in a fraction of the time it currently takes travel professionals to gather the data.Over the next few weeks, Travel Genius is planning to announce a number of innovative products that are set to disrupt the Travel and F&B industries, by bringing together AI-powered tech and a proprietary database of millions of micro-location data points to create accurate local insights with an accuracy not seen before.

Dubai Chambers taps LPS as communications partner for social media, content

Dubai: LPS, a leading marketing communication agency based in the UAE, has been chosen by Dubai Chambers to oversee its social media presence and content production across its four brand accounts. This exciting partnership will encompass Dubai Chambers, Dubai Chamber of Commerce, Dubai International Chamber, and Dubai Chamber of Digital Economy.Dubai Chambers selected LPS due to their extensive experience in managing strategic communications in the Middle East and their community-focused approach. Together, LPS and Dubai Chambers aim to achieve key goals, including establishing a modern and cohesive social media image with consistent visuals and messaging. They will also integrate various triggers, events, activations, and business groups across the three chambers to streamline Dubai Chambers' online presence.LPS will utilize its expertise in communication to support Dubai Chambers' growth by showcasing their accomplishments and ambitions. Through tailored strategic communication, LPS will enhance Dubai Chambers' brand image and foster connections with businesses and stakeholders worldwide.Aasim Shaik, Managing Director of LPS, expressed excitement about collaborating with Dubai Chambers and leveraging LPS's creative, social media, and content production capabilities to contribute to the advancement of Dubai's vibrant business community. As Dubai Chambers' dedicated communication partner, LPS is honored to shape their narrative, establish thought leadership, and make a positive impact on current and future businesses.LPS's objective is to elevate Dubai Chambers' image and streamline its online presence by effectively communicating their recent developments and expansion. By conveying the entity's vision and values, LPS will contribute to Dubai's growth as a global leader in commerce and digital economy.In line with their commitment to growth and innovation, LPS has plans to expand operations to two new locations: Riyadh, and New Jersey. These strategic expansions will further establish LPS's global presence, enabling them to better serve their diverse clientele and tap into new markets and opportunities.

Kinetic Brands appointed to create the brand for Intellectual property firm

Dubai : Following a multi-way international pitch, Kinetic Brands has been appointed to deliver the new brand strategy, identity and website for a new unrivalled super-regional IP firm servicing and managing the intellectual property (IP) portfolios for some of the world’s leading brands across the Middle East, North Africa, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia.Kinetic Brands will work with Gulf Capital, one of the largest and most active private equity firms based in Dubai, as well as the newly formed leadership team from the merged firms, CWB Group and PETOŠEVI? Group to define and craft the brand strategy, design implementation and transition of the new identity across all touchpoints including digital platforms.The new flagship brand will see the merged entity take a unique position to provide clients with the full suite of IP services across the 52 countries it is set to operate in.Halim Shehadeh, the newly appointed Group CEO for the merged firms, said: “The appointment of Kinetic Brands followed a rigorous pitch process amongst local and global agencies. Kinetic was successfully appointed due to their deep expertise and senior advisory and delivery team. As we move through the early stages of the project, we are very happy with our choice and look forward to announcing the new brand shortly”.Hannah Powlesland, Founder of Kinetic Brands, said: “We are delighted to have been appointed to deliver this important project for Gulf Capital, CWB and PETOŠEVI?. It is a significant win for the agency having started our operations in 2020 and is testament to the strong experience our senior Kinetic consultants hold”.