News


7/31/2014
Indian Hotel Chain GreenPark Hotels Increases Online Sales and Revenue with eRevMax
July 31, 2014 - GreenPark Hotels & Resorts has improved its online sales by optimizing distribution through eRevMax channel management solutions.



7/31/2014
Umstead Hotel and Spa Selects Bulk TV to Provide Five Star HDTV
July 31, 2014 - The Umstead Hotel and Spa located in Cary, N.C., has selected Bulk TV & Internet (Bulk TV) to provide DIRECTV Residential Experience (DRE) throughout the property's 123 guestrooms and 27 suites.



7/31/2014
New Courtyard by Marriott Irvine Spectrum Opts for Guest-tek™ to Help Exceed Guests' Technology Needs
July 31, 2014 - Guest-tek has been chosen by the newly opened Courtyard by Marriott Irvine Spectrum to provide the property’s high-speed Internet, free-to-guest programming on new Samsung H-Browser smart TVs, and Guest-tek’s myAway, which allows guests to control the TV through their personal electronic devices.



7/31/2014
The Gaming Industry’s 14th Annual Trade Show Announces Best Lineup in its History
July 31, 2014 - Global Gaming Expo (G2E), the gaming industry’s 14th annual trade show, announced it will host one of the best groups of industry leaders in the event's history. 



7/30/2014
MSI Partners with La Quinta to Deliver Its New Ready For You™ Initiative
July 30, 2014 -

La Quinta Holdings Inc. has partnered with Multi-Systems, Inc. (MSI) to help La Quinta to deliver its new Ready For You™ initiative.



7/30/2014
Vacation Exchange Pioneer RCI Adds 70 New Properties in First Half of 2014
July 30, 2014 - Part of Wyndham Worldwide and a leader in vacation exchange, RCI®, has increased its affiliate network by 70 properties in the first half of 2014 alone.



7/29/2014
OTA CheapAir.com Exceeds the $1.5 Million Mark in Bitcoin Sales
July 29, 2014 - Online travel agency (OTA) CheapAir.com has reached $1.5 million for flight and hotel sales in bitcoin. 



7/29/2014
Cendyn Arcaneo Hires Starwood Executive to Fill Role of VP, Strategic Accounts
July 29, 2014 - Cendyn Arcaneo®, has hired David Dvorak, CMP, as its new vice president, strategic accounts.



7/29/2014
Hotel Technology Next Generation Takes on The Cloud
July 29, 2014 - Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) announced a new effort to guide those migrating hotel systems to the cloud.



7/29/2014
Sabre’s TripCase Enables Travel Arrangers to Provide Top-level Service
July 29, 2014 - Sabre’s Web and mobile travel application, TripCase, is one of first travel itinerary apps to give travel arrangers anywhere-access to the details of their travelers’ trips.



7/29/2014
HITEC 2014 in Los Angeles Hosts More Than 5,000 Technology Professionals from the Hospitality Industry
July 29, 2014 - Last month's Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC) was one of the highest attended in its history with 5,745 hospitality professionals representing 57 countries.



7/28/2014
Hilton Announces Revolutionary Digital Check-in, Room Selection, Customization and Checkout for all Properties Worldwide
July 28, 2014 - Hilton Worldwide has become one of the first hospitality companies to enable room selection and customization via mobile and Web-based floor plans.



7/24/2014
Samsung Integrates with Leading Providers of Broadband and Interactive Solutions
July 24, 2014 - Samsung Electronics America is partnering with providers of broadband and interactive solutions to bring hoteliers a wide selection of equipment and guests with premium content.



7/24/2014
HSMAI Opens 2014 Adrian Awards Competition
July 24, 2014 - The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) is accepting entries for its 58th annual Adrian Awards, one of the world’s largest and most prestigious travel marketing competitions.



7/24/2014
FCS Computer Systems Signs Partnership with Piramid Solutions in Thailand
July 24, 2014 - FCS Computer Systems (FCS) has announced the recent signing of a valued business partnership with Piramid Solutions Co., Ltd., one of Thailand's most prominent IT solution integration providers.



7/23/2014
eRevMax Selected by Finnish Hospitality Chain
July 23, 2014 - Kotimaailma Apartments, an apartment-hotel chain in Finland, has partnered with eRevMax to expand its business exposure and optimize online revenue.



7/22/2014
ZDirect Showcases Hotel Marketing Automation at HITEC 2014
July 22, 2014 - Last month at HITEC 2014, ZDirect highlighted its ongoing proactive customer service and launched an extensive product line.



7/22/2014
InnLink Central Reservation Services Collaborates with Infor
July 22, 2014 - InnLink Central Reservation Services has announced the availability of a two-way interface with Infor to offer hoteliers a better option for systems integration.



7/21/2014
Angie Dobney Named VP of Pricing and Revenue Management for Rainmaker
July 21, 2014 - The Rainmaker Group has appointed Angie Dobney as vice president of pricing and revenue management services.



7/17/2014
VingCard Elsafe Provides Hotel Security During World Cup 2014
July 17, 2014 - VingCard Elsafe provided security for national teams during the World Cup 2014, including tournament winners Germany at a purpose-built camp.



7/17/2014
Great Wolf Lodge Sandusky Implements Guest-tek™ Voice Solutions
July 17, 2014 - Great Wolf Lodge in Sandusky, Ohio has installed the Guest-tek OneView Voice iACT Solution in each of its 271 guest suites and more than 30 administrative phones across the property.



7/17/2014
Maestro Web Reduces Platform Costs for Independent Point Pleasant Lodge
July 17, 2014 - Point Pleasant Lodge has implemented the NORTHWIND-Maestro Web cloud property management system.



7/16/2014
Castle Resorts & Hotels Announces New Appointments
July 16, 2014 - Castle Resorts & Hotels has appointed Cara Goodrich as vice president of revenue optimization, James Karabelas as director of eCommerce and Denver Collingwood as information technology manager.



7/16/2014
eRevMax Signs Partnership with HECANSA
July 16, 2014 - eRevMax has signed a partnership agreement with HECANSA (Hotel Schools of the Canary Islands S.A.), a company dependent on the Government of the Canary Islands (Board of Tourism), with the goal of bringing new online distribution technologies to the Canaries.



7/16/2014
Mandarin Hotel Group Implements Microsoft Technologies
July 16, 2014 - Microsoft Corp. has announced it will collaborate with Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group to provide Windows 8.1 as a platform for delivering a premium digital experience to the luxury hotel group's guests.



7/15/2014
Spanish Hotel Company Selects Indra's TMS for Hotels Solution
July 15, 2014 - H10 Hotel is streamlining property operations and reservations with Indra's TMS for PMS and TMS for CRS modules.



7/15/2014
InvoTech UHF-RFID Laundry System Launched by Systematic Laundry
July 15, 2014 - Systematic Laundry in Singapore has installed the InvoTech UHF-RFID Laundry System to efficiently manage resort laundry operations.



7/14/2014
Clairvoyix Automates Canadian Anti-Spam Law Compliance
July 14, 2014 - Clairvoyix has announced enhancements to the Clairvoyix Hospitality Solution developed specifically to help its clients avoid the severe penalties associated with Canadian Anti-Spam Law (CASL) non-compliance.



7/10/2014
Sabre Signs Technology Agreement with HNA Hotels & Resorts
July 10, 2014 - Sabre Corporation has signed a comprehensive technology agreement with China-based HNA Hotels & Resorts.



7/10/2014
International Palms Cocoa Beach Sees Immediate Success with Flip.to
July 10, 2014 - Since implementing Flip.to in mid-May 2014, the International Palms Resort Cocoa Beach has been recommended by guests to over 38,000 friends and family.