Bio: An ex-hotelier and nearly 20-year travel and consumer industry native, Navodit believes HSMAI is perfectly poised to serve APAC hospitality professionals’ rapidly evolving technology and training needs in these times of increasing competition and disruption.
Navodit is a Certified Professional Marketer (CPM ASIA) from Asia Marketing Federation (AMF), Electronics Engineer and a Six Sigma Green Belt. Navodit is a seasoned Sales and Marketing professional having APAC wide experience of close to two decades spanning across major brands in Consumer Electronics-Retail/E-Commerce, Hospitality, Technology and Online Travel Industries.
Navodit has held senior positions at Sabre, Starwood Hotels, LG Electronics and Samsung Electronics, based in Asia and India. Most recently he was with Expedia Heading the Partnerships for South East Asia and India, prior to starting his own Venture LEVITATEE, “travel platform demystifying spiritual tourism offerings in Asia”
Navodit’s vision is to create business that will impact millions of people and make their lives better.
Why should hoteliers join HSMAI?
In the last couple of years, the pandemic has hit our hospitality Industry really hard and we have seen the evolution of new technologies and innovative ways of doing business. HSMAI is constantly working towards educating the Industry on best practices, new innovations and upskilling the workforce with the most updated and relevant certifications and course content for sales, marketing and revenue distribution disciplines in our Industry. Hoteliers should Join HSMAI to not only enhance their own knowledge and network but also encourage their team's and Industry peers to join the HSMAI community for the greater good of the entire hospitality Industry. HSMAI as a non-profit is committed to supporting our Industry and professionals growth.