USA TODAY Marriott to track guests and offer deals via mobile USA TODAY Robert Cole, founder of RockCheetah, a hotel marketing strategy and travel technology consulting firm, says other hotels are starting to experiment with "geo-targeting." He...
Looking to add to the already record number of people who travel to the area, Visit Orlando, the region's official tourism association has signed a global alliance with the U.S. Tennis Assn., the sport's national governing body, which includes status as the exclusive global tourism partner of the grand slam U.S. Open.
Most hoteliers these days seem well aware of the importance of managing their online reputations by monitoring social media postings and online guest reviews. However many are neglecting the reputations they are making every day based on their agents performance on their 'voice' channels.
"The idea of the Good Country Index is pretty simple: to measure what each country on earth contributes to the common good of humanity, and what it takes away. Using a wide range of data from the U.N. and other international organisations, we’ve given each country a balance-sheet to show at a glance whether it’s a net creditor to mankind, a burden on the planet, or something in between."