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27/06/2023 By : Tayla-Jane Nelson

Kenny Smith Returns to Online Travel Training as Head of Training & Commercial: Bridging the Skills Gap in the Travel Industry.

Online Travel Training (OTT), a leading provider of comprehensive online training solutions and digital marketing for the travel industry, is delighted to announce the return of Kenny Smith as Head of Training & Commercial. With over 20 years of experience in the travel industry, including five years of previous knowledge working at OTT, Kenny's expertise will be instrumental in addressing the significant skills gap that has emerged in the wake of the global pandemic.

The travel industry has faced unprecedented challenges since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, with an estimated sixty-two million people leaving the sector. This exodus has created a pressing need for skilled professionals to drive the industry's recovery. Recognising this urgent requirement, Kenny Smith has been appointed to lead the team at OTT, dedicated to evolving the platform into the ultimate destination for comprehensive travel training.

Kenny Smith brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience to his new role. With a career spanning two decades, he possesses a deep understanding of the travel industry's dynamics and the skills required for professionals to excel in this ever-evolving landscape. His previous five-year tenure at OTT further enhances his ability to shape the platform's training offerings to meet the current needs of the industry.

Under Kenny's leadership, Online Travel Training aims to bridge the skills gap by offering a wide range of specialised courses that target essential areas such as sales, marketing, customer service, legal, finance plus much more. The platform will collaborate with subject specialists in each sector to develop comprehensive training programs that empower individuals with the practical skills necessary for success.

With the goal of becoming the go-to platform for travel training, OTT will undergo a transformation to offer a one-stop shop for all aspects of professional development in the travel industry. By consolidating resources, expertise, and industry partnerships, the platform will provide aspiring professionals with access to innovative training materials, relevant industry insights, and networking opportunities.

Kenny Smith expressed his excitement about returning to Online Travel Training, stating, "I am thrilled to be back at OTT and have the opportunity to contribute to the recovery and growth of the travel industry. Our focus will be on equipping professionals with the skills they need to succeed and become valuable assets to the industry. By collaborating with subject specialists and leveraging the technological advancements of online learning, we will empower individuals to navigate the challenges and opportunities in today's travel landscape."

Online Travel Training invites travel professionals, newcomers to the industry, and organisations seeking comprehensive training solutions to explore the enhanced offerings and exciting developments under Kenny Smith's leadership.

For media inquiries and further information, please contact:

Julia Feuell, Founder & CEO, OTT Group Ltd, [email protected]

About Online Travel Training: Online Travel Training is a leading provider of online training solutions for the travel industry. Established in [year], the platform offers comprehensive and specialised courses to help professionals develop the skills and knowledge required for success in the dynamic travel landscape. With a commitment to innovation and industry collaboration, Online Travel Training aims to bridge the skills gap and prepare individuals for the challenges and opportunities of the ever-evolving travel industry. For more information, visit

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