Today's Hotel Technology News http://www.hotelnewsresource.com Today's Hotel Technology News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource http://www.nevistas.com/nev_logo.gif http://www.hotelnewsresource.com support@nevistas.com Turtle Bay Resort Goes High-Tech with High-Touch Service; Implements Maestro IPad Xpress Check-In/Out http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80926Turtle_Bay_Resort_Goes_High_Tech_with_High_Touch_Service__Implements_Maestro_IPad_Xpress_Check_In_Out.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80926Turtle_Bay_Resort_Goes_High_Tech_with_High_Touch_Service__Implements_Maestro_IPad_Xpress_Check_In_Out.html How Has Luxury Gone Mobile at This Full-Service Resort on Oahu’s North Shore? Wireless iPad Check-In Lets Staff Deliver a Personalized ‘Curb to Suite’ Guest Experience Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:01:24 EST Pegasus Names Scott Gibson Chief Executive Officer http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80917Pegasus_Names_Scott_Gibson_Chief_Executive_Officer.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80917Pegasus_Names_Scott_Gibson_Chief_Executive_Officer.html Pegasus Solutions has named Scott Gibson chief executive officer. An industry veteran and experienced technology executive, Scott assumes the role following the recent purchase of Pegasus by Regent Equity Partners. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:51:41 EST Vizergy And Flip.to Partner to Help Hotels Turn Guest Referrals Into a Powerful New Channel of Business; Mutual Customers See Immediate Results http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80900Vizergy_And_Flip_to_Partner_to_Help_Hotels_Turn_Guest_Referrals_Into_a_Powerful_New_Channel_of_Business__Mutual_Customers_See_Immediate_Results.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80900Vizergy_And_Flip_to_Partner_to_Help_Hotels_Turn_Guest_Referrals_Into_a_Powerful_New_Channel_of_Business__Mutual_Customers_See_Immediate_Results.html Vizergy, the hospitality industry’s leading provider in hotel Internet marketing, is proud to announce its most recent strategic partnership with Flip.to, the brand advocate platform that turns hotel guests into a huge, trusted extension of a hotel’s marketing force, boosting brand awareness and earning new guests around the world. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:45:16 EST Brazil Hospitality Group Trusts ERevMax to Optimize Online Revenue http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80859Brazil_Hospitality_Group_Trusts_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Revenue.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80859Brazil_Hospitality_Group_Trusts_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Revenue.html 49 properties will use RateTiger for rate & inventory management Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:08:09 EST Sandals Upgrades BI to Latest Aptech Execuvue with Dashboards for 21 Resorts http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80847Sandals_Upgrades_BI_to_Latest_Aptech_Execuvue_with_Dashboards_for____Resorts.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80847Sandals_Upgrades_BI_to_Latest_Aptech_Execuvue_with_Dashboards_for____Resorts.html Latest Execuvue® Business Intelligence Delivers Faster Decisions via Easy to Use Reports with Data Drill-Down; Configurable Formats Show Performance Updates Throughout the Day Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:30:23 EST Steigenberger Hotels Add with Google Business View http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80760Steigenberger_Hotels_Add_with_Google_Business_View.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80760Steigenberger_Hotels_Add_with_Google_Business_View.html Steigenberger Hotel Group is using Google Business View to offer its guests a virtual tour of its establishments before experiencing them live. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:19:40 EST REBEL Travel Corporation Partners with Hotel Compete to Further Revolutionize the Online Brand Conversion http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80752REBEL_Travel_Corporation_Partners_with_Hotel_Compete_to_Further_Revolutionize_the_Online_Brand_Conversion.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80752REBEL_Travel_Corporation_Partners_with_Hotel_Compete_to_Further_Revolutionize_the_Online_Brand_Conversion.html Miami Beach-based REBEL Travel Corporation announced today that it has partnered with leading hotel business intelligence solutions provider, Hotel Compete to further revolutionize the online brand conversion process for hotels through the addition of enhanced intelligent comparative and competitive Content Verification Solutions for the hospitality industry. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:33:30 EST Pegasus Electronic Distribution Services is Purchased by H.I.G. Capital http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80717Pegasus_Electronic_Distribution_Services_is_Purchased_by_H_I_G__Capital.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80717Pegasus_Electronic_Distribution_Services_is_Purchased_by_H_I_G__Capital.html This transaction will allow PEDs to further invest in its leading technology service offering and execute on its growth and expansion strategy. The current PEDs senior leadership team will be supplemented by Toni Portmann, a seasoned technology executive and frequent collaborator with H.I.G. Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:42:37 EST Business Solution That Helps Hotels Improve Their Online Reputation http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80695_Business_Solution_That_Helps_Hotels_Improve_Their_Online_Reputation.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80695_Business_Solution_That_Helps_Hotels_Improve_Their_Online_Reputation.html 'Review Analytics' is a reliable 360° review management solution for hotel online reputation management. It manages online reviews and provides hoteliers with essential statistics without intensive time investment. Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:36:38 EST Vincci Hotels Partners with ERevMax for Real-time Price Intelligence http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80693Vincci_Hotels_Partners_with_ERevMax_for_Real_time_Price_Intelligence.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80693Vincci_Hotels_Partners_with_ERevMax_for_Real_time_Price_Intelligence.html 22 properties of the group are using RateTiger Shopper optimizing rate strategy Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:56:18 EST Premier Hotel Corporation Maximizes Rates, Profitability with Same-Day Comp-Set Pricing Data http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80684Premier_Hotel_Corporation_Maximizes_Rates__Profitability_with_Same_Day_Comp_Set_Pricing_Data.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80684Premier_Hotel_Corporation_Maximizes_Rates__Profitability_with_Same_Day_Comp_Set_Pricing_Data.html Cost-Effective Revcaster Solution Automatically Updates Hampton Inn’s GRO Revenue Management; Delivers Daily and Weekly Market-Specific Reports for Member Hotels Tue, 11 Nov 2014 09:21:17 EST Technology to Transform the Role of Travel Managers by 2019 http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80675Technology_to_Transform_the_Role_of_Travel_Managers_by_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80675Technology_to_Transform_the_Role_of_Travel_Managers_by_____.html Technology is poised to transform the role of Travel Managers within the next three to five years, according to a new study by the GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA). Travel Managers see their positions shifting to a more strategic role, thanks in part to streamlining and automating processes. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:47:33 EST ASSA ABLOY’s Mobile Access Solution Debuts at Select Starwood Hotels Around the World http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80655ASSA_ABLOY______s_Mobile_Access_Solution_Debuts_at_Select_Starwood_Hotels_Around_the_World.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80655ASSA_ABLOY______s_Mobile_Access_Solution_Debuts_at_Select_Starwood_Hotels_Around_the_World.html Starwood has installed mobile access enabled locks from ASSA ABLOY Hospitality and in partnership with ASSA ABLOY designed functionality for seamless customer interaction. Fri, 7 Nov 2014 12:11:59 EST LogNet Travel Deploys a New ETravel Solution for Diesenhaus in Israel http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80651LogNet_Travel_Deploys_a_New_ETravel_Solution_for_Diesenhaus_in_Israel.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80651LogNet_Travel_Deploys_a_New_ETravel_Solution_for_Diesenhaus_in_Israel.html Diesenhaus, one of the largest travel companies in Israel, has launched a new eCommerce platform based on the eTravel solution from LogNet Travel. Thu, 6 Nov 2014 11:32:30 EST Travel Technology Show at WTM Was All About Devices http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80643Travel_Technology_Show_at_WTM_Was_All_About_Devices.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80643Travel_Technology_Show_at_WTM_Was_All_About_Devices.html Day Two of the Travel Technology Show at WTM was all about devices - mobile and wearable, content and using data to personalise services to travellers. Thu, 6 Nov 2014 10:07:00 EST Twitter Tells Travel Tech Show at WTM to Target Moments Not Markets in Travel http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80640Twitter_Tells_Travel_Tech_Show_at_WTM_to_Target_Moments_Not_Markets_in_Travel.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80640Twitter_Tells_Travel_Tech_Show_at_WTM_to_Target_Moments_Not_Markets_in_Travel.html Themes on Day Three of the Travel Technology Show at WTM picked up on ways to get your brand past the noise on social media as well as peer-to-peer trends. Thu, 6 Nov 2014 09:58:50 EST Is Technology Getting in the Way of Service? http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80613Is_Technology_Getting_in_the_Way_of_Service_.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80613Is_Technology_Getting_in_the_Way_of_Service_.html As the hotel industry ramps up its use of technology for guest service, a nagging question involves whether technology improves guest satisfaction, or whether technology gets in the way. Wed, 5 Nov 2014 11:47:35 EST Wearables to Drive Travel's Next Phase of E-commerce http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80605Wearable_Electronics_Technology_Will_Be_a_Mainstream_Consumer_Product_by_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80605Wearable_Electronics_Technology_Will_Be_a_Mainstream_Consumer_Product_by_____.html Wearable electronics will become an important tool for travelers and travel businesses will have another digital channel to master, reveals WTM Global Trends Report 2014, in association with Euromonitor International, released Monday 3 November at World Travel Market. Wed, 5 Nov 2014 11:05:23 EST Kaba White Paper Outlines Mobile Access Processes to Keep Hotels and Guests Secure http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80588Kaba_White_Paper_Outlines_Mobile_Access_Processes_to_Keep_Hotels_and_Guests_Secure.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80588Kaba_White_Paper_Outlines_Mobile_Access_Processes_to_Keep_Hotels_and_Guests_Secure.html Is Your Property Ready for Mobile Access? Discover the 3 Essential Steps for Hoteliers to Assess the Industry's Hottest Emerging Technology Wed, 5 Nov 2014 08:34:30 EST Hilton Worldwide to Roll Out Mobile Room Keys in 2015 http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80567Hilton_Worldwide_to_Roll_Out_Mobile_Room_Keys_in_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80567Hilton_Worldwide_to_Roll_Out_Mobile_Room_Keys_in_____.html Beginning in late spring of 2015, Hilton HHonors members staying at U.S. properties of the Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts and Canopy by Hilton brands, can simply and securely use their smartphones to access their rooms. Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:15:18 EST