Maarika has 20 years of working experience with international business strategy, sales and marketing management in diverse sales, service and production companies throughout three Baltic Countries. Maarika holds MBA from Tallinn Technical University, with additional hotel management training at Cornell University USA. Aside of New Seven, Maarika is CEO of Estonian Hotel and Restaurant Association, is working with Estonian Service Association as well as German-Baltic Chamber of Commerce.
Gregor has started his career in the hotel tech industry as a key account manager for RateTiger in London. Then he relocated to Krakow to serve as a Senior Customer Support Manager. After a total of 4 years, Gregor was offered to join Availpro to develop the Eastern European business based from Prague. Today, he is responsible for a growing team and portfolio across Eastern Europe, including the Baltics at D-EDGE.
Professional in sales of hotel and IT business. 7 years in Hoist Group in sales of IT and PMS solutions for all type of hotels. Baltics is my home region and specific of each country is very clear for me
Carola’s journey at Airbnb began just over 2 years ago. Initially responsible for business development in Southern Germany, she then joined the Boutique Hotel and Serviced Apartments business once Airbnb expanded into Hotels. As well as managing this function for Germany, Austria and Switzerland, as of this year she is also responsible for hospitality in Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary, Estonia and Latvia. Having an extensive background in hospitality, Carola worked at the beginning of her professional career in several 5-star hotels in Germany before spending 6 years in Ireland to gain experience in Business development for a global FinTech Company. In her current position at Airbnb she can combine both her understanding of the hospitality industry as well as her technical and business knowledge gained from the FinTech industry.
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