Live Show 184 February 15th, 2019

Live Show 184 February 15th, 2019

Live Show Player

CoHosts

Robert Cole

Tim Peter

Edward StOnge

Stuart Butler 

Show Notes 00:02 — Marriott Bonvoy Launches Today: What Does That Mean?

00:31 — The distribution trend you care about most in 2019 00:44 — Alibaba-Backed Shiji Acquires IcePortal in a Bid to Manage Digital Hotel Content

01:01 — Pushed by Home-Sharing, Hotels Try Some New Tricks

01:12 — Most everything can be solved by keeping care of your staff

01:21 — Google Is Continuing Its Quest To Be A One-Stop Shop For Online Travel

01:30 — Amazon Bought A Router Company You’ve Never Heard Of. Here Is Why It’s A Huge Deal

TOPICS – LIVE SHOW #184:Top Story

  1. Marriott Bonvoy Launches Today: What Does That Mean?

https://onemileatatime.com/marriott-bonvoy-launch/Brands & Product

  1. IHG buys Six Senses as new niche atop luxury portfolio
http://www.hotelnewsnow.com/articles/293810/IHG-buys-Six-Senses-as-new-niche-atop-luxury-portfolio
  1. What a Healthy Hilton Says About the Hotel Industry Now
  1. Pushed by Home-Sharing, Hotels Try Some New Tricks

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/03/travel/hotels-home-sharing.htmlIntermediaries & Distribution

  1. Google Is Continuing Its Quest To Be A One-Stop Shop For Online Travel
https://qz.com/quartzy/1201121/google-is-becoming-a-serious-competitor-in-the-online-travel-space/
  1. TripAdvisor credits “reinvigorated” hotel segment, sees growth in experiences and restaurants during 2018
https://www.phocuswire.com/TripAdvisor-full-year-earnings-2018
  1. The distribution trend you care about most in 2019

http://www.hotelnewsnow.com/Articles/293717/The-distribution-trend-you-care-about-most-in-2019Marketing & Strategy

  1. Seismic shift coming to revenue management, experts say
http://hotelnewsnow.com/Articles/293880/Seismic-shift-coming-to-revenue-management-experts-say
  1. Virgin Voyages Wants Cruisers to Pay a Premium (and Like It)
  1. Virgin Voyages’ Stacy Shaw on the line’s commission strategy
https://www.travelweekly.com/On-The-Record/Virgin-Voyages-Stacy-Shaw
  1. Influencer Marketing 2019: Key Statistics From Our Influencer Marketing Survey

http://mediakix.com/influencer-marketing-industry-statistics-survey-benchmarks/Tech & Finance 

  1. Alibaba-Backed Shiji Acquires IcePortal in a Bid to Manage Digital Hotel Content
  1. IBM researchers predict 5 innovations will change our lives in 5 years
  1. Why customer data platforms hold immense potential for travel companies
https://www.phocuswire.com/customer-data-platforms-travel-potentialRuh-Roh
  1. Amazon Bought A Router Company You’ve Never Heard Of. Here Is Why It’s A Huge Deal
https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nicolenguyen/amazon-acquisition-eero-routers-privacy

Founder / CEO of Hospitality Digital Marketing

About us and this blog

We are a digital marketing company with a focus on helping our customers achieve great results across several key areas.

Request a free quote

We offer professional digital marketing services to the hospitality industry.

Subscribe to our newsletter!

More from our blog

See all posts

Comments are closed.