“They continue to be, call it a partner, call us a customer of theirs, in a very tight part of the ecosystem we are with them,” said Jay Hubbs, senior director of revenue management for Expedia Partner Services Group. Expedia provides rate, availability data and booking links to Google for use in the latter’s evolving Hotel Finder and Hotel Price Ads features. “I know obviously they don’t want to damage that relationship, and we want to make sure we continue to work with them,” he added. Hubbs spoke with HotelNewsNow.com during a break at last month’s Lodging Conference at the Arizona Biltmore hotel. Get the full story at HotelNewsNow.com