Ionos has landed in the airport space through a joint venture between SH&E, a leading airport & airline consulting firm with a 45-year history, and SapientNitro, a pioneer in technology-based approaches for marketing and merchandising.
The combined expertise presents a unique digital marketing opportunity for airports looking to enrich the traveler experience, strengthen brand identity and meet strategic business goals.
For 48 years, ICF SH&E has specialized in aviation consulting and has become the largest consulting firm dedicated to serving the air transportation industry. With over 100 industry-specific experts on its staff, ICF SH&E has completed over 8,000 public and private sector projects, consulting hundreds of airlines, airports, manufacturers, government agencies and the financial community in all parts of the world.
ICF SH&E has been involved in most major aviation industry developments such as airline network and fleet planning, cargo distribution, airline and airport privatization, mergers and acquisitions, airline safety, security and operations, technical and financial services, asset management and appraisals, corporate/business aviation, air carrier revenue management, airport air service marketing, airport concessions and facilities planning and non-aeronautical revenue generation.
By participating directly in emerging trends and technology-based solutions, ICF SH&E's aviation consulting services are ideally suited to assist its clients in adapting to a rapidly changing environment.
Combining strategy, technology and award-winning creative, SapientNitro creates immersive multi-channel brand experiences that result in more profitable customer relationships and revenue growth for clients, including Celebrity Cruises, Hawaiian Airlines, California Travel & Tourism Commission, Sony Electronics, Times Online, Tourism Queensland, and Honda Jet.
Headquartered in Boston, Sapient operates a globally distributed model of over 7,000 professionals throughout North America, Europe and Asia.