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loudersound.com

The making of Kayak's farewell album Out Of This World

There haven’t been too many reasons to be cheerful for musicians in the 2020s so far. But Ton Scherpenzeel, founder member of Dutch prog mainstays Kayak, freely admits, “The last year, 18 months, have been very good for me. I’ve learned a lot.”. That’s not the result...
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Citrus County Chronicle

0327 Chronicle week in review: Kayak launch overhaul, river restoration progress, "pride" display dispute continues, and the CHS band plays on

The 28,000 acres of the Crystal River Preserve and Archaeological Park became more accessible this week thanks to private donors who gave more than $5,000 to overhaul the kayak and canoe ramp at the Mullet Hole. A new launch site, made of concrete, gravel and rubber matting, replaces the former...
CITRUS COUNTY, FL
travelweekly.com

In new partnership, Kayak cruise searches will feed Cruise Critic

Kayak users who search for cruises by destination, cruise line or departure month will now be taken to Cruise Critic, where they can view and click on deals from travel agencies and cruise lines. When users click on a deal, they are taken to the agency or cruise line website.
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TravelDailyNews.com

KAYAK launches digitized travel protection services powered by Koala

PARIS - Τravel search engine KAYAΚ has launched a digitized travel protection platform in France based on the technology provided by Koala and designed for the modern traveler. According to a new studyfrom KAYAK, about half (48%) of French adults are planning to purchase travel insurance for a...
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Advertising Age

Kayak's new ad about 'deniers' was created with A.I.-fueled insights

Last year, Interesting Development founder Paul Caiozzo joined forces with Deloitte executives to launch Supernatural, a creative agency guided by insights and data from artificial intelligence. The agency’s clients include YouTube, Google, Roman and Kayak, which begins airing a new campaign this week that riffs on the politicization of travel during the pandemic—and pokes fun at a now-familiar character that has emerged in modern-day discourse: "deniers."
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mansionglobal.com

Kayak CEO Steve Hafner Sets Two Miami Condo Records On the Same Day

In two consecutive record-breaking deals, Kayak co-founder and chief executive Steve Hafner has paid $40 million for a penthouse on Fisher Island after selling his smaller unit at L’Atelier Miami Beach for $36 million. On Friday, Mr. Hafner closed on the sale of his duplex at L’Atelier Miami Beach...
REAL ESTATE

Kayak CEO Steve Hafner Sells Swanky New York Condo at Half-Million-Dollar Loss

Click here to read the full article. The online travel agency Kayak was co-founded in 2004 by its current CEO, Steve Hafner, who had previously co-founded Orbitz. Nowadays the go-to metasearch engine for just about anyone and everyone looking to travel anywhere, Kayak went public in 2012 and was acquired in 2013, by Booking Holdings, for $2.1 billion. The mega-success of both Orbitz and Kayak has filled the 47-year-old father of five’s coffers so full that between August of 2016 and February of 2019 he was able to shell out nearly $74 million on four luxury homes in three states. The...
NEW YORK CITY, NY
phocuswire.com

Kayak leads $60M Series C for Life House

Life House, a PhocusWire Hot 25 startup of 2020, has raised $60 million in Series C funding led by new investors Kayak, iNovia Capital and Derive Ventures. The round also has participation from existing investors Thayer Ventures, Tiger Global, JLL, Trinity Ventures, Sound Ventures and Cooley LLP among others. Life...
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travelweekly.com

Kayak leads $60M funding round for hotel startup Life House

Life House has raised $60 million in Series C funding led by new investors Kayak, iNovia Capital and Derive Ventures. The round also has participation from existing investors Thayer Ventures, Tiger Global, JLL, Trinity Ventures, Sound Ventures and Cooley LLP among others. Life House and Kayak have been working together...
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travelweekly.com

Kayak adds two hotels in Playa del Carmen

Travel search engine Kayak, which opened its first branded hotel in Miami Beach in April, has added two hotels in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Kayak Sol and Kayak Luna are both located in the Caribbean beach town and will start welcoming guests on Dec. 13. Reservations books are open. The...
MIAMI BEACH, FL
gowatertown.net

Kayak launch embedded within Watertown street project rankles Danforth (Audio)

WATERTOWN, S.D.–The Watertown City Council this week approved a professional services agreement on a street project that rubbed one councilman the wrong way, because of a component within the project that doesn’t include street work. The Third Avenue North project includes storm sewer, sidewalk, and curb and gutter work–but also...
WATERTOWN, SD
journalenterprise.com

Kayak launch approved for Walker Lake

Webster County Fiscal Court members voted unanimously on Monday to approve a bid of $40,966.88 for the purchase of a kayak launch and dock to be installed at Walker Lake outside of Dixon. Kerco Inc. of Madisonville submitted the winning bid. County officials described the dock and kayak launch as...
WEBSTER COUNTY, KY