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Maggie Rauch

Director Research


Maggie joined Phocuswright in 2012 after a decade working in journalism and travel industry reporting. She leads a variety of syndicated reports, multi-client projects and custom research projects, including Phocuswright’s Online Travel Overview reports for the U.S. and Asia.

She is a frequent speaker and moderator at industry events globally. Prior to joining Phocuswright, Maggie lived in China for five years, where she worked as a freelance journalist and contributed articles and other communication support to TravelDaily China, the country’s leading publication and conference for online travel. She speaks conversational Mandarin and frequently travels to Asia to keep tabs on the fast-growing region.

Before heading off to China to learn Chinese and live there as a journalist for several years, Maggie spent five years working in editorial roles for Incentive and Meeting News. She holds a Bachelor's degree in magazine journalism from Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism.