Where the Travel, Transportation & Hospitality Industry Grows Together

A community of travel industry insiders who invest, advise and work together

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Ground Control Angels

An investment syndicate of travel industry insiders backing innovative companies.

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Ground Control Advisory

Advisory boards assembled from our expert network of insiders help startups wade through industry bureaucracy.

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Our Mission

It’s a big world out there

Ground Control helps travel startups build powerful relationships with the more traditional part of the industry. Going beyond OTAs and airlines, Ground Control brings together professionals from package tour companies, TMCs, tour operators, bed banks and just about anyone else.

A Community of Travel Industry Insiders

Join our member-only Slack channel and network with other travel industry leaders.

Build camaraderie and exchange ideas that will help you close major deals.

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How I Got There
Learn and connect with the best travel & technology entrepreneurs

Once every two weeks, David Litwak & Kevin May record a podcast with notable travel industry entrepreneurs.
Members will be invited to the live recording and post recording roundtable where they will have the chance to ask questions in an intimate environment.

The Ground Control Podcast - Stories from Travel Industry Insiders

The monthly Ground Control Podcast goes in-depth with industry insiders from travel, transportation, and hospitality. Presented by World Travel Market, Mozio, and GroundControlHQ.com and hosted by David Litwak.