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A Free Guide to Selecting the Best PMS for Your Hotel this Budget Season

Hotel Tech Report 17 October 2018
Hotel Tech Report has released the free 2019 Guide to Selecting a New Property Management System to help hoteliers save time and make better decisions this budget season. With more than 400 PMS vendors globally it is extremely difficult for hoteliers to know which vendor best suited for their needs.This free guide helps hotel owners and managers easily build a list of top rated vendors then compare those vendors to find the perfect fit for their property or hotel group."Selecting a PMS is one of the biggest technology decisions that a hotel owner or operator will ever make. Technology moves so quickly that it can be challenging to keep a pulse on the most innovative products in the market and distinguish between vendors," says Hotel Tech Report founder Jordan Hollander, "PMS vendors require multi-year contracts so you want to make sure that you ask the right questions and have the knowledge necessary to choose the right vendor for your business over the long term - this guide helps hoteliers do exactly that."Download the free guide nowThe guide outlines which PMS vendors are on the cutting edge along with knowledge and insights to help hoteliers more effectively vet vendors and negotiate contracts.Readers will also learn:How to pitch a new PMS to risk averse ownershipCritical questions to ask vendors during the sales processStrategies to easily compare vendorsWhat pricing they should expect from modern PMS vendors
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Registration is Now Open for the 2019 HotelTechAwards

Hotel Tech Report 6 August 2018
Registration is now open for the 2019 HotelTechAwards (www.hoteltechawards.com), the industry's only data driven awards platform that recognizes best of breed hotel technology companies who win in the eyes of the judges that matter most - their customers.Winners last year included top hotel technology companies such as TrustYou (Munich), IDeaS (Minneapolis), ALICE (New York), Screen Pilot (Denver), Oaky (Amsterdam) and Amadeus Hospitality (full 2018 winners list here) and winner of "The Best Places to Work in Hotel Technology" was San Francisco based Suiteness (10 Best Places to Work in Hotel Tech)."Revenue generation and operations have become very complex for hotels, threatening profitability and detracting from the customer experience. The answer lies in innovative technology solutions, which can disrupt the disruptors. The HotelTechAwards recognize these technologies and their beneficial impact on the future of our industry." says Mark Heyneker, CEO at Revinate, one of the hotel tech industry's most recognized brands and current leader in the "Email Marketing & CRM" category.Companies are competing for category leadership across marketing, revenue management, guest experience, operations and sales technology. Hotel technology companies ranging from hardware to software and service businesses like digital marketing agencies are eligible for nomination. More than 40 companies around the world have already pre-registered for the competition.Registration closes on September 15th. Voting will take place through December 31, 2018 and winners of the 2019 HotelTechAwards will be announced on January 15, 2018."As a former hotelier there was ultimately one thing my team wanted to know about prospective technology partners," says Jordan Hollander, co-founder of Hotel Tech Report, "We wanted to know what other hoteliers like us thought about the service providers, that they were tried and true and that the company could deliver on their sales promises. The HotelTechAwards were designed to do exactly that - they help hoteliers see what people like them honestly think about products and services to help them make better decisions for their properties."Learn more at www.hoteltechawards.com
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Top Hotel Technology Companies Take Gold in the 2018 HotelTechAwards

Hotel Tech Report 12 February 2018
Today, Hotel Tech Report announced the winners of the 2018 HotelTechAwards. The world's best hotel technology companies were chosen using data from the judges that matter most - customers.For the last 3 months, more than 100 of the industry's most innovative tech companies with employees and customers in more than 40 countries have campaigned to be named the top rated provider in each critical category of a hotel's technology stack.The HotelTechAwards were designed to recognize the companies that have proven to add immense value for hoteliers by helping them compete in the digital age. Technology is the key to improving the guest experience, creating a better staff culture on property and ultimately growing profits."Case studies and testimonials communicate the bottom line impact of TravelClick products for hoteliers, but authentic reviews give prospects a glimpse into the unfiltered relationships that we have with our clients, which is invaluable," said Kristen Ong, Product Marketing Manager for TravelClick's Reservations Solutions, "Hotel Tech Report and the HotelTechAwards have helped augment our internal feedback processes and make it easier for hoteliers to learn about our services."The HotelTechAwards segment top technologies into the following categories:(1) Marketing - technology that attracts new customers(2) Revenue - technology that optimizes distribution and informs business strategy(3) Operations - technology that helps hotels run efficiently(4) Guest Experience - technology that differentiates the guest's stay at a hotel"The HotelTechAwards are all about making it easy for hoteliers to find the best technologies for efficiently running their businesses. Buying technology is very different than buying linens or other one-time purchases - hoteliers require technology providers that are true partners. Winners of the HotelTechAwards have demonstrated to be best in class partners within their respective categories," says Hotel Tech Report's Adam Hollander.- 2018 HotelTechAwards Winners -Marketing & SalesTriptease - Top Rated Direct Booking PlatformClairvoyix - Top Rated Email Marketing & CRMTrustYou - Top Rated Reputation Management PlatformTravelClick (iHotelier) - Top Rated Booking EngineAmadeus (Delphi) - Top Rated Sales SoftwareScreen Pilot - Top Rated Digital Marketing AgencyDistributionAxisRooms - Top Rated Channel ManagerHotelIQ - Top Rated Business Intelligence PlatformKoddi - Top Rated Social Media SoftwareThe Rainmaker Group - Top Rated Market Intelligence PlatformIdeaS - Top Rated Revenue Management SoftwareSuiteness - Top Rated Alternative Distribution PlatformTravelClick - Top Rated CRS SoftwareOperationsWorkpop - Top Rated HR SoftwareClock Software - Top Rated Property Management SystemHelloShift - Top Rated Staff Task Management & Collaboration PlatformALICE - Top Rated Concierge SoftwareTock - Top Rated Food & Beverage SoftwareQuore - Top Rated Housekeeping Management SoftwareGuest ExperienceWhistle - Top Rated Guest Messaging SoftwareImpulsify - Top Rated Lobby TechnologyCrave Interactive - Top Rated Guest Room TabletsOaky - Top Rated Merchandising and Upselling PlatformLoopon - Top Rated Guest Feedback PlatformASSA ABLOY Hospitality - Top Rated Keyless Entry Provider
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Registration is Now Open for the 2017 HotelTechAwards

Hotel Tech Report 12 October 2017
Registration is now open for the 2017 HotelTechAwards (www.hoteltechawards.com), the industry's only data driven awards platform that recognizes best of breed global hotel technology companies in the eyes of the judges that matter most - their customers.Companies are competing for category leadership across marketing, revenue management, guest experience, operations and sales technology. Hotel technology companies ranging from hardware to software and service businesses like digital marketing agencies are eligible for nomination.Registration closes on November 15th. Voting will take place through January 31, 2018 and winners of the 2017 HotelTechAwards will be announced on February 15, 2018."The shift to cloud has created thousands of innovative hotel technology companies and the mission of the HotelTechAwards is to reward the companies who are most beloved by their customers," says Jordan Hollander, co-founder of HotelTechReport and creator of the HotelTechAwards.Executive leaders from winning companies in each category will receive exclusive invites to HotelTechReport's "Hotel Tech Summit", an invite only executive retreat hosted at the Casa Madrona Hotel & Spa, the historic Bay Area property coined by CNBC as "the hotspot for tech elite meet". Programming for the Summit includes a private boat charter on the San Francisco Bay, winery visits, fireside chats with industry thought leaders and more."Revenue generation and operations have become very complex for hotels, threatening profitability and detracting from the customer experience. The answer lies in innovative technology solutions which can disrupt the disruptors. The HotelTechAwards recognize these technologies and their beneficial impact on the future of our industry." says Mark Heyneker, CEO at Revinate, one of the hotel tech industry's most recognized brands.Learn more at www.hoteltechawards.com

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