Newmark Hotels Joins with Pegasus/Travel Tripper for Comprehensive CRS Solutions

Deal brings an expanding hospitality group of more than 16 properties in Africa to the newly combined Pegasus & Travel Tripper, which offers a complete suite of industry-leading reservations, distribution, business intelligence, and e-commerce solutio

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Pegasus / Travel Tripper

New York, NY - The newly merged Pegasus/Travel Tripper announced that Cape Town-based Newmark Hotels, Residences, Reserves & Lodges has signed on for a comprehensive suite of CRS solutions, including GDS, Booking Engine, Digital Marketing, CMS, Corporate Sales Representation, and Lanyon, the company's proprietary event management software.

The agreement brings more than 16 new properties on to the company's CRS platform, and highlights the new entity's push to leverage the strengths of world-class brands in a recharged product suite that encompasses award-winning platforms and services for reservations, distribution, business intelligence, and e-commerce. Individually and taken together, they empower hotel groups, brands, and independent properties to directly own guest relationships and maximize bottom-line revenues and ROI.

Heinrich Kessler, Pegasus Senior Vice President of Business Development for EMEA & ASPAC, said, "We are thrilled to announce this collaboration with the prestigious Newmark group. Africa is one of the most exciting and dynamichotel markets in the world, and we are pleased to bring an unmatched new suite of technology offerings and benefits to one its most visible and exclusive brands. We look forward to a long and mutually fruitful relationship."

Newmark is a leading hotel management company whose heritage spans more than a decade of operational excellence as a manager of luxury properties in exclusive destinations across Africa.

Neil Markovitz, Managing Director at Newmark said, "We are delighted to be joining with Pegasus/Travel Tripper whose 'white glove service' is known as an integral spur for helping top luxury hotels worldwide win an enhanced mix of corporate and leisure business. We are proud to be collaborating with this exciting new company, comprisingmarket leaders that we are confident will help take our propertiesto new heights in the future."

The newly formed Pegasus/Travel Tripper offers a complete set of solutions, including:

  • CRS and Distribution
  • GDS Demand Generation Services
  • Global Corporate Sales Demand Services
  • Business Intelligence Platform
  • Booking Engine & E-commerce Platform
  • Website Design and Development
  • Digital Marketing
  • Direct Booking Conversion Tools

For more information about Travel Tripper/Pegasus and to see a demo of their newly enhanced product suite, please contact

About Pegasus

Pegasus is a leading global technology provider empowering independent hotels, hotel groups and large chains to grow their reservations businesses in a digital world. The company provides a comprehensive offering of cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions and services designed to help hoteliers connect with their guests, increase profitability and maximize productivity. Pegasus combines its highly scalable and reliable reservations platform with representation and demand services, uniquely enabling hoteliers to sell to guests worldwide across all touch points. To learn more, visit

About Travel Tripper

Travel Tripper is a hotel tech provider and strategic digital partner helping hotels worldwide to optimize their direct booking channel and maximize overall revenue. Known in the industry for its constant innovation and exceptional expertise, Travel Tripper provides a comprehensive suite of solutions that empowers hotels from search to stay, including CRS and booking engine, website design and development, and e-commerce and digital marketing management. For more information, visit

About Newmark

Newmark is the management company for a selection of luxury hotels, residences, reserves and lodges in Africa. The company has perfected the tradition of applying excellence to all of its endeavours and its daily operations. Newmark's extensive experience in managing prestigious and distinctive properties is matched by its determination to help owners realise their worth. This is made possible by a highly focused, motivated and skilled executive team, led by industry visionary, Neil Markovitz. Passion and focus - these are the two core elements that set Newmark apart as a leading hotel management company. These characteristics make the Newmark experience far more than unique; they make it unforgettable.For more information, visit

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