Hospitality Marketing Live Show 220 October 25th 2019

Hospitality Marketing Live Show 220 October 25th 2019

Hospitality Marketing Live Show 220

 

CoHosts
Lily Mockerman
Edward StOnge
Holly Zoba
Robert Cole

Show Notes
00:02 — Introduction of Lily Mockerman CEO
01:34 — Hilton lowers full-year guidance after weaker quarter
01:46 — Luxury Brand Value Surges — But Lags in Hospitality Sector
01:50 — You’re very easy to track down, even when your data has been anonymized
01:53 —

TOPICS – LIVE SHOW #220:

Top Story

1. Luxury Brand Value Surges — But Lags in Hospitality Sector

Luxury Brand Value Surges — But Lags in Hospitality Sector

Brands & Product

2. Hoteliers on defining boutique, lifestyle segments
http://www.hotelnewsnow.com/Articles/298711/Hoteliers-on-defining-boutique-lifestyle-segments

3. Windowless Hotel Rooms: Cozy or Claustrophobic?
https://www.wsj.com/articles/windowless-hotel-rooms-cozy-or-claustrophobic-11564676415

4. Hilton lowers full-year guidance after weaker quarter
http://hotelnewsnow.com/Articles/298737/Hilton-lowers-full-year-guidance-after-weaker-quarter

Intermediaries & Distribution

5. Booking.com pledges semi-neutral role in private accommodation distribution
https://www.phocuswire.com/Bookingcom-vacation-rental-strategy

6. Google to shut Touring Bird app, tours and activities
https://www.phocuswire.com/touring-bird-joins-google

7. TripAdvisor helps hoteliers boost direct bookings through new Sponsored Placements feature
https://www.phocuswire.com/tripadvisor-sponsored-placements-direct-bookings

Marketing & Strategy

8. The Biggest Mistake Hotel Chains Make Following Merger & Acquisition
https://www.hotelexecutive.com/feature_focus/6325/the-biggest-mistake-hotel-chains-make-following-merger-acquisition

9. RateGain names Harmeet Singh as CEO, plots multiple acquisitions in platform ramp-up
https://www.phocuswire.com/RateGain-new-CEO-Harmeet-Singh

10. The definitive guide to calendar shifts and US RevPAR
http://hotelnewsnow.com/Articles/298676/The-definitive-guide-to-calendar-shifts-and-US-RevPAR

Tech & Finance

11. Gartner Announces Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2020
https://www.forbes.com/sites/peterhigh/2019/10/21/breaking-gartner-announces-top-10-strategic-technology-trends-for-2020/#515fc7ad4074

12. Google Confirms Achieving Quantum Supremacy
https://gizmodo.com/google-confirms-achieving-quantum-supremacy-1839288099

13. AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile have finally agreed to replace SMS with a new RCS standard
https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/24/20931202/us-carriers-rcs-cross-carrier-messaging-initiative-ccmi-att-tmobile-sprint-verizon

Ruh-Roh(s)

14. You’re very easy to track down, even when your data has been anonymized
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/613996/youre-very-easy-to-track-down-even-when-your-data-has-been-anonymized/

or…

15. Open database leaked 179GB in customer, US government, and military records
https://www.zdnet.com/article/autoclerk-database-leaked-customer-government-and-military-personal-records/

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