Austin is considered to have the strongest metropolitan economy in the United States. Its diverse business scene includes an interesting mix of legacy companies and startups. The annual conference SXSW is known globally and boosts the city’s reputation as an innovation center. Home to travel companies like HomeAway and successful retail startups like RetailMeNot, Austin can offer a unique perspective around travel retail.

Expeditions Themes:

Legacy Companies & Startups; Food Innovation Hotbed