Feisal Jaffer to oversee Hilton’s most distinctive collection of luxury properties in the world.
Staying competitive is key to success. In the hotel industry, small independent hotels always have to compete with bigger brands or chain properties to attract guests, sell more rooms and to earn more revenues. @Hotelogix
While the upfront cost of investing in cutting-edge systems may seem to be an obstacle for independents, tech trends tend to find a way of trickling down eventually. Here are 5 that will soon be attainable.
Machine-learning innovations paired with high mobility, prescriptive analytics and transparent business intelligence enable independent hoteliers to unlock new profits.
In 2016, several major hotel brands launched aggressive campaigns to drive direct bookings. HiltonÕs is among the best known, with its catchy ÒStop Clicking AroundÓ campaign. The company claimed this was Òits largest campaign ever”. Hyatt, Marriott and Intercontinental joined the fray, and what was once just a campaign became a long-lasting news story about the big brands waging war on OTA commissions. How did it work out for them?
Guestline has seen an influx of independent hotels opting for their ever-popular hospitality technology services and solutions. Specialising in property management, channel distribution and digital marketing solutions for the hospitality industry, and with over 25 yearsÕ experience in the marketplace, Guestline are demonstrating a clear ROI for a wide selection of properties.
Rachel Grier offers some insight into the best practices for a independent hotel
Discover why Britney Spears can have an impact on metasearch, what difference direct bookings can make to your revenue, and why you were so wrong about metasearch for independent hotels.
Lugli will take over the chairmanship from Mike Deitemeyer, President of Omni Hotels & Resorts, who has chaired GHA since 2012.