News


8/28/2014
SkyTouch Technology Appoints Jacob Buckstead as Vice President of Client Partnerships
August 28, 2014 - SkyTouch Technology is positioning itself for significant expansion into international hotel markets with the appointment of Jacob Buckstead as vice president of client partnerships.



8/28/2014
Sabre Explores Strategic Options for lastminute.com
August 28, 2014 - Sabre Corporation has announced that it is reviewing strategic options, including a potential sale, for its lastminute.com business unit.



8/27/2014
Maestro PMS Two-Way Expedia QuickConnect Interface Used by Independent Operators
August 27, 2014 - Many independent operators are using Maestro PMS two-way Expedia QuickConnect interface to eliminate manual reservation re-keying, maintain accurate real-time inventory updates and provide optimized rates to all online channels.



8/27/2014
eRevMax Selected by Oakwood
August 27, 2014 - Oakwood Managed Properties has selected eRevMax for channel management and competitor intelligence.



8/27/2014
MSI CloudPM™ Approved for General Release at Best Western International Hotel Properties
August 27, 2014 - Multi-Systems, Inc. (MSI) has announced the completion of MSI CloudPM™ certification for Best Western International, who has officially approved the cloud property management system for general release in their hotel properties.



8/27/2014
AH&LA Appoints Chandler Smith as Vice President of Communications
August 27, 2014 - The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) has appointed Chandler Smith as vice president of communications specializing in government affairs.



8/26/2014
HTNG Elects First Co-Chairs of Software Resource Team
August 26, 2014 - Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) has elected SiteMinder and AjonTech LLC executives as the first co-chairs of its Software Resource Team.



8/26/2014
RoamingAround Engages Guests with RoamView
August 26, 2014 - RoamingAround is offering interactive virtual property tours that enable potential guests to remotely experience every aspect of the hotel, resort or city as if they were there.



8/26/2014
KNOW SERVICE by Knowcross Integrates with ICE by Intelity
August 26, 2014 - Knowcross Solutions and Intelity have announced the integration between their products, KNOW SERVICE and ICE (Interactive Customer Experience™).



8/25/2014
InvoTech RFID Uniform System Implemented at Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World®
August 25, 2014 - The Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World® Resort has implemented the InvoTech UHF-RFID Uniform System to automate management of the property's more than 7,000 custom uniforms.



8/22/2014
Samsung Provides Hospitality Televisions for SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino
August 22, 2014 - Samsung Electronics America has partnered Stockbridge/SBE Holdings, to bring its hospitality televisions and commercial displays to the SLS Las Vegas.



8/21/2014
Infor to Acquire Saleslogix
August 21, 2014 - Infor has announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase the assets of Saleslogix, a provider of SaaS customer relationship management (CRM) software.



8/20/2014
Rainmaker Group Earns Spot on Inc. 5000 List for Fourth Consecutive Year
August 20, 2014 - The Rainmaker Group has announced that it has ranked in Inc. magazine's list of the nation's fastest growing private companies for the fourth consecutive year.



8/20/2014
Konami Gaming Integrates with Duetto
August 20, 2014 - Duetto, casino hotel and resort profit optimization software provider, has announced the integration of Duetto GameChanger with Konami Gaming, Inc.



8/19/2014
MSI TruCloud™ Selected by Value Place
August 19, 2014 - Value Place has selected the Multi-Systems, Inc. (MSI) TruCloud™ cloud-based solutions suite to power its operating platform.



8/19/2014
Sabre Appoints Two Executives to Lead Enterprise Accounts and Strategy for Sabre Hospitality Solutions
August 19, 2014 - Sabre has announced the appointment of St. John Murphy as vice president for enterprise accounts and Christopher Donnellon as vice president of strategy and planning for Sabre Hospitality Solutions.



8/19/2014
SiteMinder Integrates with The Luxe Nomad
August 19, 2014 - SiteMinder has integrated with The Luxe Nomad (TheLuxeNomad.com) to strengthen its presence in the world's growing travel region.



8/19/2014
FCS Computer Systems Opens Office Location in Mumbai, India
August 19, 2014 - FCS Computer Systems has opened a new office location in Mumbai, India, to oversee all FCS activity throughout India.



8/18/2014
Accor Expands UK Hotel Network
August 18, 2014 - Accor has announced the signing of five new hotels in the United Kingdom.



8/14/2014
Palisades Resort Hotel Builds Brand Awareness with Flip.to
August 14, 2014 - Walt Disney World Good Neighbor® hotel, the Palisades Resort Hotel, is building brand awareness with the help of Flip.to.



8/14/2014
Grosvenor House in London Implements Guest-tek™
August 14, 2014 - The Grosvenor House in London, a JW Marriott Hotel, has recruited Guest-tek™ for its GPNS compatible, high speed internet and IPTV.



8/13/2014
Hyatt Uses Service Optimization Solutions from Newmarket
August 13, 2014 - Hyatt Hotels Corporation has turned to Newmarket International, Inc. for service optimization solutions to provide customer service that personalizes the guest experience and differentiates the brand from competitors.



8/13/2014
Operators Gain Competitive Advantage Using Aptech Mobile GM Dashboards with STR Stats
August 13, 2014 - Highpointe Hotel Corporation Hotels' general managers are using the Aptech Execuvue® solution for total mobility property performance data and reports with STR.



8/13/2014
Aloft Hotels Debut First Robotic Butler
August 13, 2014 - Aloft Hotels has announced the appointment of A.L.O. as the hotel brand's first Botlr (robotic butler) at Aloft Cupertino in Silicon Valley.



8/13/2014
RoamingAround Mobile Engagement Solution Helps Hoteliers Build Guest Relationships
August 13, 2014 - RoamingAround, provider of hospitality industry mobile-engagement solutions, has designed a platform that will help hotel marketers better interact with their customers on their terms.



8/13/2014
Entire Client Services Team at Vizergy® Digital Travel Marketing is HSMAI Certified
August 13, 2014 - Vizergy is the first company to have its entire client services team, which consists of more than 20 account managers and digital marketing strategists, certified by the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI).



8/12/2014
Sabre Dev Hackathon Developers #ReinventTravel
August 12, 2014 - For 24 hours, developers coded at Sabre's #ReinventTravel Hackathon, which culminated in the creation of 16 unique apps that have the ability to impact the travel industry in many ways.



8/12/2014
Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park Installs InvoTech UHF-RFID Uniform System
August 12, 2014 - InvoTech Systems, Inc. has announced that Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park has implemented the InvoTech UHF-RFID Uniform System to automate control and management of the property's 6,000-plus uniforms.



8/11/2014
iTesso Appoints Graeme Barrit as Chief Executive Officer
August 11, 2014 - iTesso has announced the appointment of Graeme Barrit, former president of Coast Hotels & Resorts, as chief executive officer.



8/11/2014
HFTP Members Now Receive Discounts on PCI and PII eLearning Modules
August 11, 2014 - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) has announced that its members that the Venza Group is helping to expand the association's educational resources by offering discounts.