Principal – Travel Conversations LLC, MFC PR
Michael Frenkel is a NYC-based marketing, communications, industry relations and business development innovator, visibility campaign leader and strategic consultant with more than 25 years of experience in travel and hospitality.
He is widely sought after as a business consultant for starts ups and investors, speaks at international conferences, serves as Marketing Partner at Thayer Ventures – the only Venture Capital firm focused exclusively on travel technology – and sits on hospitality industry Boards and Committees.
Michael has helped launch successful start-ups, served as a consultant to venture capital and private equity and architected the new field of Revenue Strategy for hotels. He also created and operates Travel Conversations, a proprietary series of networking and Thought Leadership events that brings industry CEOs and influencers together with start up companies, investment opportunities and other new ventures.
Michael has a BA and MA from the University of Chicago, and a JD from the Boston University School of Law.