Author Bio

Laura Badiu

Laura is a passionate bookworm and a gifted writer. Since joining TrustYou’s marketing team, she has embraced topics in the travel and hospitality sector with enthusiasm. Using her degree in Journalism, Laura creatively weaves words into insightful stories with a focus on reputation management.

Articles By Laura Badiu...

A Year In Review: TrustYou's Most Popular Blog Posts...

Laura Badiu // January 2, 2014

Can you believe that 2013 is over? Me neither. But, we are back to work in the New Year, and if you are like me, you’ve returned one pant-size larger, valiantly trying to overcome the…

2013 Best Ski Hotels in the US: Colorado Ski Hotels ...

Laura Badiu // December 16, 2013

Best U.S. ski hotels include family-run condominiums in Aspen, CO, a small historic hotel in Telluride, CO, economy accommodations in Lake Placid, NY, and more If there’s any one thing to say about the 2013…

Football Fans Are Big On Feedback: What Hotels Can E...

Laura Badiu // December 10, 2013

Football fans are big on more than just the big game; feedback in the form of online hotel reviews seems to be something pigskin lovers are passionate about. Working with Donna Quadri-Felitti, Ph.D.at New York…

U.S. Hotel Reviews Show Traveler Satisfaction with H...

Laura Badiu // December 4, 2013

U.S. hotels in East and West rate well for friendly service and poorly for price & internet November 26, 2013 — Dallas, TX — The Northeast has an unfair reputation for stiff and impersonal service,…

24 Days of Travel and Hospitality Insights

Laura Badiu // December 1, 2013

In Munich, the home of our European Headquarters, we've already had our first snow fall, Christmas markets have opened, and glühwein is brewing. We're definitely feeling festive, and we want to share our holiday spirit!…

Dubai Market Snapshot: Trends in Hotel Reviews

Laura Badiu // November 28, 2013

Travelers Visiting Dubai Are Writing More (But Less Positive) Reviews More reviews, yet marginally lower scores are the latest findings that compare user-generated hotel reviews so far in 2013 compared to the equivalent time frame…

2013 Online Hotel Reviews Tell All: Travelers Love C...

Laura Badiu // November 26, 2013

Hotel guest satisfaction may be up for the first time in many years, but according to online hotel reviews, there’s more work to be done—especially in hotel bathrooms. A TrustYou survey of 2013 online hotel…

Best Hotels in Boston, Decided by Travelers Worldwide

Laura Badiu // November 25, 2013

It’s Monday, and here at TrustYou HQ, that means it is time for a fresh new weekly Ranker Report. These reports recognize the world’s top hotels in popular destinations worldwide, and today, we’ve analyzed the…

Second Annual Rants and Raves: Over One Million Onli...

Laura Badiu // November 19, 2013

Like it or not, travelers love voicing their feedback online. For the second year in a row, we have taken a look at a sample of over one million online sentiments, spanning user generated content…

2013 Best Beach Hotels in the U.S. and Hawaii: Affor...

Laura Badiu // November 18, 2013

Florida and the East Coast are the preferred destinations for U.S. mainland beach goers, while luxury properties across the islands dominate the Hawaiian beach hotels lists Even if you’re not a self-described beach person, you…

Best Hotels in Zürich, Decided by Travelers Worldwide

Laura Badiu // November 18, 2013

It’s Monday, and here at TrustYou HQ, that means it is time for a fresh new weekly Ranker Report. These reports recognize the world’s top hotels in popular destinations worldwide, and today, we’ve analyzed the…

Best Hotels in Milan, Decided by Travelers Worldwide

Laura Badiu // November 11, 2013

It’s Monday, and here at TrustYou HQ, that means it is time for a fresh new weekly Ranker Report. These reports recognize the world’s top hotels in popular destinations worldwide, and today, we’ve analyzed the…