Jeff Low is the Founder and CEO of Stash Hotel Rewards. Stash helps independent hotels survive and thrive in a world increasing dominated by chains. With nearly 300 hotels currently in its network, Stash is now world’s largest, stand-alone loyalty program for independent hotels. Prior to founding Stash, Jeff created and ran Expedia’s first loyalty program and launched Expedia’s first credit card. Jeff has lectured at the graduate hospitality schools of NYU and Cornell. And he is frequently quoted in the New York Times and other publications on topics ranging from the challenges facing independent hotels to the impact of emerging technology on hospitality.Jeff holds an MBA from Wharton, a BA from Williams College, and an inordinate amount of certificates to coach youth soccer.