Travel influencers with ‘no experience’ are getting paid by marketers to do the ‘best job in the world’

Travel influencers are getting paid by marketers to do “the best job in the world” with “no experience”, according to Lisa Squillace, director of program partnerships at Seven Network. “I don’t believe in them”, Squillace told the audience at Mumbrella’s Travel Marketing Summit today. “Are they actually relaying the best brand messages for your brand? Let’s go…

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Apple is the world’s most valuable company at $879 billion, so why hasn’t it spawned more billionaires?

Finding billionaires in Silicon Valley isn’t hard. Dropbox Inc.’s Arash Ferdowsi and Veeva Systems Inc.’s Peter Gassner have both crossed the threshold this year, and tech fortunes make up a fifth — or about US$1 trillion — of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. But tracking down members of the three-comma club at Apple Inc. is a…

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