In 2011 the Justice Department approved Google’s purchase of ITA Software for a reported price tag of $700 million. Jeremy Wertheimer, ITA’s cofounder and commonly acknowledged as one of the smartest guys in the industry, became Google’s vice president of travel. Read Wertheimer’s take on Google’s latest innovations in travel, excerpted from his keynote address at The PhoCusWright Conference 2
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