Debolin Sen is Head - Enable Travel - India's first Accessible Holiday platform. He is a media marketing & advertising professional with rich cross-category experience of over 18 years, having been associated with exciting start-ups and well-known global companies – including a long stint with J Walter Thompson. Debolin was part of the core team that set up India's first entertainment ticketing business (now Book My Show - India's premier entertainment ticketing portal). He subsequently ventured into a television start up with INX Media. Debolin has worked with Worldwide Media where he led business growth for three key brands in travel, auto and food as the Publisher of Lonely Planet, BBC Top Gear and BBC Good Food magazines in India. At Haymarket SAC Publishing India he was Head of Business Solutions and Marketing, on Autocar India, Stuff, What HiFi and WhatCar.
In his other avatar, Debolin’s passion for adventure and outdoors has taken him to challenging heights in the Indian adventure sports industry. In this interview with AIRDA’s editorial team, Debolin talks about one of his most inspiring projects yet –Enable Travel. This is India's first digital platform for accessible travel, addressing the needs of inbound and domestic disabled travelers.
|May||What does the man on the street say about “timeshare”|
|April||Tourists for environment protection|
|March||When customer feedback becomes a navigation tool|
|February||Q&A: Talking to photographer Pratap J|
|January||Q&A: Talking to Gerhard and Beate Schreiber from Germany|
|December||Q&A: Listening Post on Timeshare|
|November||Q&A: Knowing your customer|
|October||Q&A: New Project Story: Devlok at the foothills of Tirumala|
|September||Q&A: Why some customers have second thoughts about timeshare|
|August||Q&A: Talking to customers about timeshare benefits|
|July||Q&A: Talking to Naturalist, Surya Ramachandran|
|June||Q&A: Talking to Food & Travel blogger, Riya Patel|
|May||Constructive feedback from timeshare customers collected by AIRDA content team|
|April||Q&A: AIRDA content team visits Sterling Rock Perch in Yercaud|
|March||Q&A: Talking to Suresh Bajaj of Millennium Pools|
|February||Q&A: The people factor in the timeshare industry|
|January||Q&A: Talking to coffee broker Venu Ovian, about timeshare|
|December||Q&A: Looking at new unexplored locations in timeshare|
|November||Q&A: Looking at new unexplored locations in timeshare|
|October||Q&A: Six timeshare vacationers talk about their first time|
|September||Q&A: Talking to Arathi Venkatesh of Bangalore|
|August||Q&A: Talking to Dr. R. K. Anand of DJB Group of Companies|
|July||Q&A: About feedback from guests at timeshare resorts|
|June||Q&A: Talking to Vinayak Tamse, of Tamse Associates|
|May||Q&A: Talking to C. Anand Reddy, Managing Director of Aswani Properties|
|April||Q&A: Talking to Travel Photographer, Satheesh Kumar|
|March||Q&A: Talking to a young couple who picked Goa for their honeymoon|
|February||Q&A: Talking to Prarthana Pednekar, a young hospitality professional based in Mumbai|
|January||Q&A roll back - going down memory lane|
What does an AIRDA membership mean to resort owners and developers? AIRDA comes in as your industry partner, conscience keeper and business catalyst - with a wide portfolio of support services.
What does AIRDA mean to holiday seekers and prospective customers? AIRDA comes in to provide information and offer guidelines on making the right timeshare decisions.