Elmer Balgos Alinsog - Founder | Managing Director Considered one of today's leading expert in online travel & tourism domain. Mr. Alinsog has an extensive technology R&D and technology transfer background from Semiconductor, Flat Panel Display to Enterprise Software Architecture & Automation Design, with positions at Hewlett-Packard Labs HQ in Palo Alto, CA, as Thin Film Process Engineer. Mr. Alinsog is also the primary architect of a Fabricated Pixelation of Organic Light Emitting Diode display U.S. patent and co-author of numerous Field Emission Display white papers while at HP Labs; Qwest Communications as Business Development Manager in New York City's Wall Street corridor. Prior to architecting the Buy-Side and Sell-Side business model of AgentFactor (an International Travel Group Holdings Company), Mr. Alinsog held the title of Vice President, Business and Partnership Development at Fareportal (including CheapoAir, Farebuzz & Travelong) and was responsible for business growth in the technology, corporate and consumer markets. Mr. Alinsog brings wealth of knowledge base in private aviation charter, scheduled commercial travel and luxury travel sector. Most recent notable milestone of Mr. Alinsog contribution to travel industry is automating the availability and book-ability of private yacht charter in real-time. To bring this type of product to the mainstream market, to making it affordable to charter a yacht by extending the availability of per cabin charter and a marina based lodging as alternative to hotel accommodation. Two of next on Mr. Alinsog’s project pipeline is (1) automating the availability to charter a private jet; with air taxi model spin through shared flight charter-by-the-seat-sell sponsorship program by tracking dead-legs aircraft availability in real-time; (2) building a Travel XML Registry, an Open API Marketplace for business-to-business to buy/sell travel products, similar to how NASDAQ trades financial instruments and services.


Travel & tourism technology mashups, wholesale products aggregation and distribution strategist; online marketing expert with analytics emphasis; enterprise scale business development, Partnership and Product Development Expertise - Fortune 500 & Global 2000 Experience. Laboratory setting technology R&D - semiconductor & flat panel display material sciences. SME in web automation, R&D experience – enterprise portal, SCM, ERP, CRM, CRM, BPM, BI, interactive visual data-mapping, etc.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2002 - Present

Founder | Online Travel & Tourism Expert


The Travel 2.0 | Strategy + Business team is a network of global travel & tourism domain experts on business & technology architecture, business development and marketing. The Travel 2.0 | Strategy + Business team provides assistance to medium- and large-scale travel & tourism companies to construct creative and economic strategies and solutions, which connects the right B2B buyers and sellers for corporate travel and leisure travel procurement, and expands supplier's products distribution globally using Travel 2.0 mashups cutting edge technology.

Jul 2006 - Feb 2008

Founding Partner - EVP, Sales, Marketing & Partnership

International Travel Group
Sep 2005 - Jun 2006

VP, Business Development

Nov 2002 - Jul 2005

Independent Business Consultant & Founder

FlightPointe & Company
Mar 2000 - Sep 2002

Solutions Architect - Business Development Manager

Qwest Communications
Sep 1992 - Feb 2000

Material Science Process Engineer

Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
Feb 1991 - Mar 1992

Sr. Process Application Engineer

Hoya Optics. Inc.
Jul 1988 - Dec 1990

Process Application Technician

Newport Thin Film



Bachelor of Science in Marine Transportation

Iloilo Maritime Academy

Vocational High School

Capiz Institute of Technology
1991 - 2009

Business & Technology

Various Continuing Studies
1988 - 1990

General Courses

Long Beach City College