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Midweek Interview

Life in the time of COVID-19 with Virginia Tourism Corporation’s Rita McClenny

This week, Virginia Tourism’s president and CEO took us for a jaunt along the James River in Richmond. She also kindly answered a few questions for us.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with TravelManagers’ Marlene Lane

This week, a member of TravelManagers’ national partnership office team shared her favourite country music playlist with us. We didn’t hold it against her.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with MTA’s Debbie Andrews

This week, we got up close and personal with an MTA senior travel specialist. Well, as close as you can get to someone during a pandemic. So, really, we got 1.5 metres away and semi-personal.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with MTA’s Tracey Flower

This week, we quizzed an MTA travel advisor on how she’s been coping with the global pandemic. She got most of the answers right … we think.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with APT Travel Group’s Mladen Vukic

This week, APT Travel’s GM of product showed us his best home-haircutting techniques, and we smiled and nodded while we watched him slowly descend into madness.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with YTL Hotels’ Luke Hurford

We caught up with YTL Hotels’ senior vice president of strategy to find out how he’s been faring during the pandemic. However, it was hard to hear him through the layer of snow he keeps on his face.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with Bench Africa’s Julie De Palo

This week, we challenged Bench Africa’s groups and operations director to a game of Pictionary. She wiped the floor with us.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with Globus’ Chris Fundell

This week, Globus Family of Brands’ regional head of marketing made us a mixtape of the 90s dance music that has been seeing him through the global pandemic.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with Bench Africa’s Cameron Neill

This week, we chat with Bench Africa’s general manager about spicy food, Cirque de Soleil soundtracks and how to potty train a two-year-old.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with World Resorts of Distinction’s Tess Willcox

This week, we interviewed World Resorts of Distinction’s CEO while going for a spin in a tuk-tuk. Just kidding – we’re all still in lockdown and the interview was via email.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with Travellers Choice’s Chris Watson

This week, we chatted with Chris Watson Travel’s main man to find out what’s keeping him sane during self-isolation.

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Life in the time of COVID-19 with Spencer Travel’s Penny Spencer

We’ve given our Midweek Interview a facelift to suit the times, starting off with the managing director of Spencer Travel and industry legend Penny Spencer.

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