2013 Travel Favorites: Drive, Ride Shotgun or Sit in the Way-back?
To closeout the year, AOL Travel asked our colleagues at MapQuest about their 2013 travel and plans for next year. Despite being busy with the releases of critically acclaimed major updates to their iPhone and Android apps, MapQuest employes took some killer trips in 2013. Responses are in no particular order. We've shared our own, too. Readers, feel free to do likewise in the comments.
Q. Drive, ride shotgun, or sit in the way-back?
Andrew Biviano, Audience Development: Drive
David Kenna, Director of PMO: Drive
Jeff Keil, Product Designer: Ride shotgun
Sarai Hopfe, Contracts Manger: Ride shotgun
Jess Moss, Senior Editor: Shotgun!
Jake Thiewes, Editor: Drive, always drive.
Elizabeth McIlhany, Sr. Product Manager: Ride shotgun
Tim Baldwin, Account Director, Central Region: Drive
Tiffany Herrick, Business Planning, B2B and Customer Support: Ride shotgun
Andy McMahon, Director, Product Management -- Search and Local Data: Drive when I can, though mostly it's trains, planes and Uber
Zach Everson, Travel news/travel buzz editor: Way back
Justin Paluch, UX Lead: Drive
TaraLynn Morana, West Region Sales: Ride shotgun
Gregory Bourcher, Product Manager: Drive
SuAnne Hall, Designer: Ride shotgun
David Ciaburro, East Region Sales: Drive
Casey Doerschuk, System Architect: Ride shotgun
Laura Maxwell, Marketing Manager: Shotgun, always
Beth Warner, Senior Software QA Engineer: Drive & Shotgun! Approx. 1200 miles over the span of 10 days.
Natty Zola, Director of Product: Drive
Michael Yessis, Editor in Chief: Behind the wheel, with photo-taking breaks at shotgun.
Austin Brown, UX Lead: Drive. Always. Especially in the snow.