Voyat is a team of hoteliers and technologists with roots in New York, London, and Barcelona. Since our founding and launch in 2012, we have continuously developed state-of-the art software products known to deliver hard revenue improvements to owners, management companies, and brands. With the support of our parent company, Intent Media, we are committed to using technology and data science to better understand the behavior around hotel bookings and create improved digital experiences for our clients and their customers.
Josh is a co-founder of Intent Media and served as its Chief Product Officer from its founding in 2009. After Voyat joined the Intent Media family, Josh starting focusing full-time on growing the Voyat team and business. Prior, Josh was SVP at Travelocity, and also served as CPO for Travelocity Europe and lastminute.com.
As co-founder and VP of Global Business Development, Benjamin has overseen Voyat’s growth from inception, institutional venture rounds, international growth to acquisition by Intent Media in 2016. Prior, Benjamin served as the Chief of Staff to Marissa Mayer at Google Inc.
Julias Shaw is VP of Engineering for Voyat and has over 25 years of experience in the software industry. Prior, Julias was founder of Kingmaker Marketing, principal consultant with ThoughtWorks, advisory board member to OuterBay Technologies, and CTO at Autodaq.
Russell is the Director of Customer Success at Voyat, and oversees the relationships of over 150 hotel brands around the world. Starting as Business Development Director, he helped grow the company from its earliest days. Prior, he worked at an email personalization company, Sailthru, and helped open the Ace Hotel in NYC.
Blaga has been leading Voyat’s engineering team since the company’s early stage days through funding and eventually acquisition by Intent Media in 2016. As a seasoned professional and a business-minded tech leader, Blaga excels in bridging the gap between technology, user experience and driving the business needs.
Tim leads product development at Voyat. His experience spans all facets of ecommerce technology ranging from enabling metasearch experiences on OTAs at Intent Media, to working on on-site targeting and optimization at Amazon Inc. Tim holds an MBA from Columbia University.
Sara O’Brien leads the development and execution of all Voyat advertising, marketing and public relations. Sara’s professional experience includes over eleven years of advertising and marketing experience and 8 years in hospitality. Prior to joining Voyat, she managed B2B marketing at HEBS Digital.
Carrie Ell is a seasoned Sales, Marketing and Operations Executive with extensive knowledge of the world’s finest hotels. Carrie served as SVP Hotel Programs for both Kiwi Collection and The VISA Luxury Hotel Collection where she played an instrumental role in curating both portfolios.
Jeff runs Voyat’s international deployment and growth out of its Barcelone office. Jeff is a Serial Entrepreneur with a diverse background within technology and global expansion. Jeff has spent the past 20 years founding, building, investing and advising some of Europe’s most disruptive new technology companies.