Sales & Marketing Blog Posts
Aventri Launches One-Stop Hub for Events | Smart Meetings — April 24, 2019
Aventri has released a centralized hub for all your event planning needs, a portal that will give planners speedy access to premium service and technology providers.
Research identifies the technology that hotel guests really want | 4hoteliers.com — April 24, 2019
Dependence on mobile phones when travelling is brought into sharp focus by a survey of more than 3,600 travellers which reveals a growing appreciation for bespoke travel apps.
Tourists find new and destination-worthy attractions in Cannabis | 4hoteliers.com — April 24, 2019
Tourism has long been a major driver for growth for various countries as many tourists travel abroad for vacations to see dazzling landscapes and bustling city-life. In turn, tourism also drives in revenue for many businesses such as food, retail, and hospitality. However, now, tourism is also helping to bolster the cannabis industry as well.
Back to Basics: Email Marketing Best Practices | 4hoteliers.com — April 24, 2019
Email marketing has quickly become a vital part of a hotel's CRM efforts, but for many, it remains a complex, uncharted landscape and the good news is, it's not as hard as it seems.
How Boutique Hotels are Cleaning Up Their Visual Content | ICE portal — April 24, 2019
Boutique hotels rely on visual content to attract guests and entice them to stay at the property. Hotel visuals can range from photos of the hotel lobby to the rooms and amenities available to guests. Unfortunately, once a visual has been posted on an online travel agency site or the social media platforms of the boutique hotel, it often stays online even if the photo is outdated and doesn't represent the hotel anymore.
First Look: Dubai Exhibition Center | Smart Meetings — April 23, 2019
Expo 2020, the first World Expo held in the Middle East, unveiled a sneak peek of the new Dubai Exhibition Center, which will be the meeting hub for the event. With an estimated 25 million visitors from 190 countries, this event will shine a light on the exponential growth of Dubai's hospitality industry. In 2017, the city saw a 6.2 percent increase in their number of visitors and is predicted to keep rising. Along with the unveiling of the Dubai Exhibition Center, Expo 2020 has its eyes set on creating a sustainable city for the future.
How to Cater Your Hotel to Appeal to Professional Drivers | — April 23, 2019
Owning a Hotel near a major road has several obvious appeals. You can attract road trippers who want a good night's sleep, can help entice those suffering on a long commute to enjoy your services, and generally get seen by every single of the thousands of cars that drive by your establishment day after day.
Martech news roundup: Salesforce acquires MapAnything, Google, Spotify news | clickz.com — April 23, 2019
MapAnything is a location-based intelligence software built natively on Salesforce's AppExchange. It was originally released in 2012 as part of a suite of applications, but due to its unique popularity was rebranded in 2015 as an independent entity.
5 Ways That Golf Resorts Can Maximise Guest Revenue | Hotel Speak... Talking Hotels — April 23, 2019
Long gone are the days when golf resorts were just a place to play a round of golf. The key to running a successful golf resort is to make the most of the building, grounds and amenities available and to capitalise on these by offering services and facilities in high demand.
European hotel companies oppose Cuba restrictions | Hotel Management — April 23, 2019
Last week, the Trump administration stepped up its crackdowns on trade with Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela, rolling back Obama-administration policies and issuing new restrictions and sanctions against the three countries.