Journera

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Journera is a travel technology company developing an experience management platform for the travel industry. The Company’s platform enables travel providers and application developers to unify the travel experience across airlines, hotels, ground transportation, restaurants, and entertainment providers. Its software solution, Global Experience Record (GXR), provides a real-time view of customer journeys for travel companies. It uses machine learning to weave the data together, and update it in real-time. The GXR is channel agnostic and accounts for data from all shopping and booking sources.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQChicago, IL, US
Websitejournera.com
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)37
Job Openings5
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Journera

Jeff Katz

Jeff Katz

Founder & CEO
Kevin Iverson

Kevin Iverson

Chief Technology Officer
Shelly Demott

Shelly Demott

Chief Product Officer
Chris Bruce

Chris Bruce

VP, Commercial
Carla Jacobson

Carla Jacobson

Director, Customer Success
Scott Garner

Scott Garner

Chief Revenue Officer
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Journera Office Locations

Journera has an office in Chicago
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
350 N Orleans St #9000n
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Journera Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

Journera total Funding

$20.6 m

Journera latest funding size

$11.6 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Journera investors

Journera's latest funding round in June 2020 was reported to be $11.6 m. In total, Journera has raised $20.6 m
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Journera Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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Journera Online and Social Media Presence

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Journera Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    83/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    67/100

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Journera News and Updates

Journera Announces that App in the Air has Joined its Real-Time Data Platform

CHICAGO, Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Journera, the real-time data exchange platform for creating more seamless travel, today announced that App in the Air has joined the platform. App in the Air, the Seattle-based company with the mission of being your personal travel assistant, has...

Journera Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

CHICAGO, June 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Journera, the real-time data exchange platform for creating more seamless travel, today announced that it has been named one of the World Economic Forum's "Technology Pioneers". The World Economic Forum's Technology Pioneers are early to growth-stage...

Journera Named One of the World's Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company

CHICAGO, March 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Journera, the real-time data exchange platform for creating more seamless travel, today announced that it has been named to Fast Company's prestigious annual list of the World's Most Innovative Companies for 2021. The list honors the businesses that...

Journera Announces JourneyAware to Help Travel Companies Drive a Stronger Recovery from Pandemic

CHICAGO, Feb. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Journera, the real-time data exchange platform for creating more seamless travel, today introduced JourneyAware, an industry-first data offering that helps travel companies identify when their customers are planning to resume travel. JourneyAware...

Journera Announces Travel Management Company AmTrav is Joining Real-Time Data Platform

CHICAGO, Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Journera, the real-time data exchange platform for creating more seamless travel, today announced that AmTrav has signed an agreement to use their platform. AmTrav, the all-in-one business travel agency committed to eliminating the hassle of...

Hospitality Industry Veteran Peggy Bianco Joins Journera as Senior Advisor

CHICAGO, Nov. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Journera, the real-time data exchange platform for creating more seamless travel, today announced that Peggy Bianco would join the company as Senior Advisor to speed adoption as Journera broadens its reach across the travel industry. Bianco has served...
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Journera Blogs

An Industry Transformed and Optimistic

As the travel world re-convened recently at US Travel’s IPW 2021, Journera was there to hear from Destination Marketing Organizations (DMOs) and Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVBs) in the United States about the state of travel in their local markets.What we saw was an optimistic global industry,…

Building a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion program at Journera

In the first weeks after Journera was founded in 2016, as the Chief Product Officer and only woman employee, I attended a Women in Technology meetup in Chicago to hear a panel discussion on diversity. I had a discussion with a panelist that resonated with me on the specific challenges of hiring in a…

App in the Air has joined our real-time data platform

Today we are excited to announce that App in the Air has joined our platform. App in the Air, the Seattle-based company with the mission of being your personal travel assistant, has evolved from a simple flight tracker to a community of over 6 million users that rely on the app to help them navigate…

The First Major Travel Gathering of the Pandemic

This post is written by Maria Sheetz, our Director of Sales, Tourism at Journera.Journera has spent the last several days at the center of the convention and tourism world at IPW 2021 in Las Vegas. As you probably know, IPW is Brand USA’s premier gathering where the travel world meets to understand …

Elevating Touchless Travel to a Guest Focused, Brand Experience

As the travel industry ramps back up for what promises to be a strong summer travel season, travelers are seeking a return to ‘normal’ where they can explore, do business or just take a deep breath from a year of disrupted routines. One travel adaptation that won’t be returning to normal — pandemic …

Post-COVID, Airlines are Likely to Compete for One Corporate Traveler at a Time

Editor’s Note: Cory Garner is the former head of Global Sales and Distribution Strategy at American Airlines who currently serves as a strategy consultant to airlines and an advisor to travel technology startups, including Journera. The last time he presaged a fundamental shift in airline distributi…
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Journera Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Journera founded?

    Journera was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Journera key executives?

    Journera's key executives are Jeff Katz, Kevin Iverson and Shelly Demott.

  • How many employees does Journera have?

    Journera has 37 employees.

  • Who are Journera competitors?

    Competitors of Journera include Flight Centre Travel, Options Away and TripActions.

  • Where is Journera headquarters?

    Journera headquarters is located at 350 N Orleans St #9000n, Chicago.

  • Where are Journera offices?

    Journera has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does Journera have?

    Journera has 1 office.