Orlando travel tech firms foresee 2022 boost as biz trips return

Last year was a rough one for Bacarai Inc. 

The Orlando-based group airfare booking startup saw cancellations pour in throughout March 2020, bookings dried up for the rest of the year and the firm cut its staff of 15 people to seven.

Eighteen months later, Bacarai’s bookings are up to 70% of pre-Covid levels, and the company is hiring back some of its furloughed staff. The company has not fully recovered, but Bacarai expects to make up for the losses of 2020 by next year, co-founder and COO…