Intrepid refunded over $21m and almost halved its workforce in 2020 due to COVID-19
Full credit to Intrepid for being transparent on how it responded to the global pandemic. Let’s hope other travel companies follow suit.
Intrepid Travel unveils new Premium range of tours
The world’s largest travel B Corp has launched 70 new trips that are sure to satisfy even the most discerning of travellers.
Intrepid follows the lead of rival G Adventures and lets private investor in
Intrepid’s goal of becoming the world’s first billion-dollar adventure travel company by 2025 has just become all the more achievable.
“We could’ve handled some things better”: Intrepid CEO apologises to customers
James Thornton has penned a heartfelt blog pleading with customers to take travel credits if they can so the company can continue to operate.
“I rode an elephant”: Intrepid’s CEO challenges agents to confess to travel mistakes
by James Thornton
Intrepid’s James Thornton has penned a stirring confession in light of World Elephant Day, asking travel agents to step up to the plate when it comes to responsible travel.
“Unconscious bias needs to be addressed”: Intrepid CEO James Thornton on gender equality in the industry
We chat to Intrepid’s boss about the gender equality challenges still facing the travel industry, and how the tour operator is playing its part in overcoming them.
“Travel agents play an enormous role in our success”: Intrepid’s James Thornton
by Ali Coulton
Travel Weekly sat down with the adventure travel company’s CEO for a chat over coffee and cake, which coincidentally play a huge role in our success.
“Travellers want to disconnect”: James Thornton on the evolving travel client
And that’s a wrap on 2018, folks! We leave you with some words of wisdom for the new year from Intrepid’s CEO so we can begin our final knock-off drinks for the year. See you in 2019!
Intrepid celebrates 3 years of independence with B Corp certification
by Ali Coulton
If you don’t know what a B Corp is, you’re not alone. We caught up with Intrepid CEO James Thornton to find out whether it has anything to do with actual bees.
“There’s not enough women in leadership positions”: Intrepid’s James Thornton
by Lauren Croft
To get you hyped for our Women in Travel awards, we chatted with Thornton to find out what the industry can do to equal the playing field.
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