What are the three most important features when purchasing or upgrading your PMS? Dennis Morris, director of revenue development for Meyer Jabara Hotels, points to integrated revenue management, the ability to connect to online sales channels, and a guest centric focus.
With one central profile database, Joie de Vivre can significantly extend sales and customer relationships to improve the overall guest experience and provide employees with the tools to operate at maximum efficiency.
The mobile, social and cloud technology trends that are gaining prominence across much of the industry are finding their way into property management systems in 2011. HT taps the vendor community to learn about how these and other trends are shaping PMS technology.
When it comes to hotel distribution, are direct-connect style systems the way to go? Doug Carr, executive director of distribution for Fairmont Raffles Hotels International weighs in.
The new Calgary, Alberta Best Western Premier Freeport Inn and Suites has completed the installation of MSI's WinPM and Place Point solutions.
In-room energy management system that controls guestroom temperature and lighting helps MTM Luxury Lodging's Bardessono hotel to obtain LEED Platinum certification by the US Green Building Council.
Centralized PMS platform to allow Hospitality International to leverage greater CRM capabilities.
Choice Hotels International, Galt House Hotel, Morgans Hotel Group and Royal Caribbean, honored for innovation at annual Hotel Technology Forum.
Beijing's New China World Summit Wing installs VingCard's Vision, a flexible hotel locking system with intuitive touchscreen technology, and Signature electronic door locks.
Integrated guestroom energy management system helps the five-star hotel chain to reduce CO2 emissions for electricity and chilled water consumption, while increasing guest satisfaction.