One of PATA’s missions is to help equip future leaders as they step into the tourism industry. In continuance of our youth engagement initiatives, we have put together a selection of opportunities from our members and partners to help kickstart the careers of young tourism professionals and others looking to make a change.
If any PATA members or partners have a career opportunity they would like to share on the PATA Blog, please drop an email to MemberTeam@PATA.org.
Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique travel experiences around the world. Whether an apartment for a night, a castle for a week, or a villa for a month, Airbnb allows people to ‘Belong Anywhere’ through unique travel experiences at any price point, in more than 65,000 cities and over 191 countries. They promote a culture of curiosity, humanity, and creativity through their product, brand, and, most importantly, their people.
Locations: Australia | Canada | China | Japan | Netherlands | Philippines | Singapore | South Korea | Spain | Thailand | Others
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Asian Trails’ founding principle is that a Destination Management Company (DMC) should include much more than just offering standard tourism services. Founded by leading travel professionals with years of experience in providing unsurpassed experiences in Asia, the model for the success of Asian Trails is its ability to constantly exceed expectations.
Its increasing network of Asian Trails offices in destinations across Asia helps to provide unique and unforgettable tour and travel experiences. Asian Trails’ philosophy is that only a company that holds on to its entrepreneurial style since its birth in 1999 can deliver these exceptional experiences.
Locations: Cambodia | China | Indonesia | Laos | Malaysia | Myanmar | Thailand | Vietnam
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Buffalo Tours specialises in tailor-made guided tours to Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, Laos, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Japan, as well as multi-country tours across the region.
Its expansive portfolio of tours are carefully crafted to showcase the very best of Asia. Buffalo Tours’ travel experts create tailor-made travel packages to match every travellers’ preferences and needs.
Location: Australia | New Zealand | Japan | Malaysia | Thailand | Vietnam
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Inspired by the life-altering vistas, charming cultures, and vibrant cities of Asia, EXO’s vision has always been to empower others to discover the same ‘magic of Asia’ that began its journey some two decades ago.
Locations: Cambodia | China | Indonesia | Japan | Lao | Malaysia | Myanmar | Singapore | Thailand | Vietnam
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Creativity and a genuine passion for responsible travel are at the core of all they do at Khiri Travel. The team in Khiri love what they do and that shows in the team spirit. Dream destinations are their place of work and they take it as their responsibility to care for and ensure destinations remain fabulous to visit for generations to come.
Khiri Travel was founded in 1993 and now has offices in Thailand, Myanmar, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. A dedicated sales office in the USA bridges the time zones and makes personal contact easier for North American partners. Khiri Reach is their charity organisation to help disadvantaged people through community development, conservation, environment and empowerment projects.
Locations: Cambodia | Laos | Myanmar | Thailand
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Minor Hotel Group
As an international hotel group, Minor Hotel Group passionately explores new possibilities in hospitality with a diverse portfolio of properties designed intelligently to appeal to a variety of travellers. With dynamic plans to expand its existing brands and explore strategic acquisitions throughout opportunistic markets, the company pursues a vision of a more passionate and interconnected world.
Minor Hotel Group currently operates in 26 countries across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, the Indian Ocean, Europe and South America through brands such as Anantara, AVANI, Elewana, Four Seasons, Marriott, Oaks, St. Regis, and Tivoli.
Location: Cambodia | Indonesia | Laos | Maldives | Malaysia | Mauritius | Oman | South Korea | Sri Lanka | Vietnam | Others
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Sabre Corporation is the leading technology provider to the global travel industry. Sabre’s software, data, mobile and distribution solutions are used by hundreds of airlines and thousands of hotel properties to manage critical operations, including passenger and guest reservations, revenue management, flight, network and crew management.
Sabre also operates a leading global travel marketplace, which processes more than US$120 billion of global travel spend annually by connecting travel buyers and suppliers. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre serves customers in more than 160 countries around the world.
Location: Australia | China | India | Israel | Singapore | Spain | Thailand | Turkey | United Arab Emirates | Others
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