News


3/26/2015
PAR Springer-Miller Clients Recognized in 2015 Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Ranking
March 26, 2015 - PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. (PSMS) congratulates its clients named to the 2015 Forbes Travel Guide’s listing of five star spas and hotels, as 71 percent of the spas recognized are enhancing service with its SpaSoft solution.



3/26/2015
Cherokee Nation Entertainment Expands Use of InvoTech Multi-Property Uniform Management System at Gaming Properties
March 26, 2015 - InvoTech Systems Inc. has grown its partnership with Cherokee Nation Entertainment by installing the InvoTech Multi-Property Uniform Management System at Cherokee Casino & Hotel Roland.



3/26/2015
Sabre and SkyTeam Launch Industry-First Technology to Simplify Booking of Round the World Fares
March 26, 2015 - Sabre Corporation has launched an industry-first by offering automated Round the World (RTW) and Circle Trip (CT) airfares – those that start and end in the same destination, but include more than one stop-over.



3/25/2015
Rainmaker Introduces GuestREV Mobile App for On-the-Go Revenue Management
March 25, 2015 - The Rainmaker Group has unveiled its GuestREV® Mobile app version, a first of its kind in revenue management solutions as a complete solution version for mobile devices.



3/24/2015
Bright House Networks to Provide Video and Communications Services to Westin Lake Mary
March 24, 2015 - Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions announced that it has signed an agreement to provide video, Internet and telephone services to the Westin Lake Mary in Orlando, Fla.



3/24/2015
Great Wolf Resorts, Inc. to be Acquired by an Affiliate of Centerbridge Partners, L.P.
March 24, 2015 - Great Wolf Resorts, Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement and plan of merger with an affiliate of Centerbridge Partners, L.P. whereby Centerbridge, a leading private investment firm, will acquire Great Wolf, one of North America's largest family of indoor waterpark resorts.



3/24/2015
Blueprint RF Provides Wi-Fi Connectivity to Club Magnolia During the Masters Golf Tournament
March 24, 2015 - Elite Masters golf tournament attendees will stay connected at the Club Magnolia as Blueprint RF has been selected to provide Wi-Fi connectivity to the Club and property grounds for the fourth consecutive year.



3/24/2015
The Rainmaker Group Kicks off 11th Annual Hospitality Client Summit
March 24, 2015 - The Rainmaker Group, a provider of revenue management and profit optimization solutions for the hospitality industry, kicked off its 2015 Hospitality Client Summit in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.



3/23/2015
Updated Venza PEAK® Programs Navigate the Many Changes to PCI Compliance
March 23, 2015 - The Venza Group has updated its PEAK® Compliance and Performance Series to reflect the new changes to PCI DSS Version 3.0.



3/23/2015
Kennebunkport Resort Collection Migrates to SHR's WindsurferCRS Distribution Platform
March 23, 2015 - SHR has announced that the Kennebunkport Resort Collection has migrated its portfolio of eight luxury and boutique hotels to the WindsurferCRS distribution platform.



3/23/2015
HSMAI Seeks Nominations for New Vanguard Award for Lifetime Achievement in Revenue Management
March 23, 2015 - The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is accepting nominations for the first-ever HSMAI Americas Vanguard Award for Lifetime Achievement in Revenue Management.



3/20/2015
Bulk TV Named as One of Best Employers in North Carolina
March 20, 2015 - Bulk TV & Internet, a provider of video, data and voice solutions, has been named as one of the 2015 best employers in North Carolina.



3/20/2015
SkyTouch Technology Releases Customer-Inspired Features to Elevate Hotel Operating Perfomance and Guest Experience
March 20, 2015 - SkyTouch Technology, a provider of a cloud-based hotel operating system, has announced the release of multiple features to its SkyTouch Hotel OS® platform.



3/17/2015
Indian Gaming Companies Increase Profitability with InvoTech Uniform and Linen Systems
March 17, 2015 - Approximately 48 Indian gaming properties across North America are using InvoTech Systems to optimize uniform management, inventory control and laundry room operations.



3/17/2015
Park Hyatt New York Opens with INNCOM Integrated Room Automation and Energy Management
March 17, 2015 - The Park Hyatt New York implemented INNCOM by Honeywell's advanced integrated room automation and energy management system at its grand opening.



3/16/2015
TNT Showcases Extraordinary Innovations in Travel - The 2015 Entrepreneurs Showcase Companies Announced
March 16, 2015 - The Travel & Technology Conference/TNT: Connecting Concepts with Cash, announces the entrepreneurs showcase and company pitchers. TNT explores future tech trends in the travel and tourism industries and showcases entrepreneurs and young startups as well as established companies who are looking for funding.  TNT connects these companies with investment community leaders in an interactive shark tank/deal flow setting. The event will be held tomorrow, March 17, 2015, at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco.



3/16/2015
The Rainmaker Group Acquires Revcaster
March 16, 2015 - The Rainmaker Group announced that it has acquired Revcaster LLC, a leading hospitality market intelligence, rate shopping and analytics solution. The acquisition and addition of the Revcaster™ solution expands Rainmaker’s product suite, providing the most comprehensive revenue management suite to traditional hotels, casino hotels, and resort hotels.



3/13/2015
Accor Launches Accorhotels app for Apple Watch™
March 13, 2015 - In honor of the recently revealed Apple Watch™ Accor is launching an Accorhotels iOS app available starting at the end of April.



3/12/2015
NAVIS Launches Major Orlando Recruiting Effort
March 12, 2015 - NAVIS, a reservation sales and marketing system provider for the hotel, resort and vacation rental markets, will launch a major recruiting effort to expand its Orlando, Fla. offices.



3/12/2015
HSMAI Global Names New United Arab Emirates Managing Director
March 12, 2015 - The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) has named the MCI Group's Andrea Irani as the new managing director of HSMAI United Arab Emirates.



3/11/2015
Maestro PMS Launches Swift SMS Gateway Text Messaging Integration for Instant Guest Communication
March 11, 2015 - Maestro PMS™ has launched its new SMS text communication module to enhance flexible, personal guest communications and service.



3/10/2015
Marriott International to Offer Apple Pay to Guests
March 10, 2015 - Yesterday Marriott International, Inc. announced that it would begin to offer the Apple Pay payment option to its guests starting this summer.



3/10/2015
Mantra Group to Grow with Siteminder Online Distribution Solutions
March 10, 2015 - Mantra Group, an Australian-based hotel and resort marketer and operator, has announced that it has selected SiteMinder to power the online distribution of its entire group located through the Asia Pacific.



3/10/2015
New Cambria Suites White Plains Selects Guest-tek™ IP Voice Solution
March 10, 2015 - The new Cambria Suites White Plains® has selected Guest-tek's voice solution for its guests and hotel staff.



3/6/2015
Agilysys Announces Availability of Enhanced POS Solutions to Boost Efficiency and Service
March 06, 2015 - Agilysys, Inc., a provider of hospitality software solutions and services, has announced general availability of InfoGenesis™ POS v4.4.6 and InfoGenesis™ Flex v4.4.6, the latest version of its point-of-sale software solutions.



3/5/2015
Guestware Partners with iRiS Software Systems to Automate Hotel Guest Request Process
March 05, 2015 - Guestware and iRiS Software Systems have partnered to create a two-way software integration to help streamline hotel guest requests and associate maintenance issues through a guest mobile application for a new luxury hotel in downtown Houston.



3/5/2015
Bond Hotel Boosts Occupancy with Hotelogix Cloud-based PMS
March 05, 2015 - The Bond Hotel in Boise, Idaho has boosted occupancy from 55 to 95 percent with the Hotelogix cloud-based property management system.



3/4/2015
StayNTouch Mobile Check-In Deployed at Fontainebleau Miami Beach
March 04, 2015 - The Fontainebleau Miami Beach has implemented mobile hotel software solutions from StayNTouch Inc.



3/3/2015
Agilysys and Compass Group Expand Partnership
March 03, 2015 - Agilysys, Inc. has announced an expansion of its technology partnership as Compass Group becomes the first foodservice management customer to implement the InfoGenesis™ Flex mobile point-of-sale system combined with the rGuest™ Pay payment gateway application.



3/3/2015
ZDirect to Introduce New Loyalty Management System at ITB Berlin 2015
March 03, 2015 - ZDirect has announced that it will launch its new loyalty management system at the 49th annual ITB Berlin tradeshow.