Oops – Autumn Becomes Spring at Hotels.com

The perils of globalisation without localisation. US company Hotels.com has just launched a 'Spring Sale' to its Welcome Rewards members in Australia and no doubt the rest of the Southern Hemisphere. What's wrong with that? It's Autumn south of the equator.  Or maybe we should start calling it Fall.

History Doesn't Always Repeat says Duetto

Patrick Andres, DuettoHistory repeats. It's been the mantra of hotel revenue management since it's become sort of sexy, in a hot accountant kind of way, among hotel managers over the past decade or so.

But Patrick Andres reckons that while the past has relevance, the future is equally important in terms of modelling how far hoteliers can push rates and increase the bottom line without hurting occupancy. More 

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Upcoming Events

TRAVELtech New Zealand

TRAVELtech New Zealand
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Where: Pullman Auckland
When: June 25, 2015
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Bookings: AUD499 Early Bird

Get set for the first TRAVELtech New Zealand - the local edition of Australasia's leading online travel, distribution, digital marketing and tech event.

It features a topical, fast-moving program, great networking and excellent speakers including:

  • Mike Ballantyne, Co-Founder, Online Republic
  • Daniel Bridges, Head of Satellites, Trade Me
  • Sydney Burdick, Global PR and Social Media, Trivago
  • Keith Chilek, Chief Technology Officer, Tourism Holdings Limited
  • Wladimir Chagas, Senior Insights Analyst, Experian Hitwise
  • Andrew Fraser, Director of Marketing, Tourism New Zealand
  • Darrin Grafton, Chief Executive Officer, Serko
  • David Hamblin, Senior Director Market Management AP, Expedia® Lodging Partner Services
  • Andrew Hodges, Head of Revenue NZ and Fiji, Accor Pacific
  • Paula Maxwell, Director of Trade Sales, Mantra Group
  • Dougal Mckenzie, Industry Head – Travel, Google Australia & NZ
  • Fergus Park, Head of Product, Amadeus IT Pacific
  • Jon Randles, Head of Talking - Marketer, Strategist and Trainer at Mosh Social Media
  • Anton Stanish, Regional Director Australia/NZ, HomeAway.com
  • Nigel Taylor, Country Manager NZ, Sabre Pacific
  • Nicole Wiener, Director of Sales Asia Pacific, Revinate
  • Ben Woodward, Social Media Strategist and Founder, #whywellington

It promises to be a definitive day with great speakers and the latest industry data, case studies, panels, interviews, presentations and debate.

TTNZ has a focus on online travel, e-commerce, distribution, digital marketing, mobile, social media, technology, web trends and other key issues.

Founded in 1999, TRAVELtech has an outstanding track record with an international reputation for strong programs, real information, entertaining speakers and excellent networking.

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TRAVELtech Sydney 2015

TRAVELtech Australia

TRAVELtech returns to Sydney on October 15.

Founded in 1999, it's Australia's leading web travel event, attracting 200+ delegates each year.

Early days at this stage and further details of this year's event will be posted over the next couple of months.

Meanwhile, if you have any questions, please get in touch.

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No Vacancy Australia 2015

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It's a wrap! No Vacancy Australia has just been staged in Sydney.

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No Vacancy Bali 2015

NO VACANCY BALI

November 2015

No Vacancy Bali will return to the Island of the Gods in November, 2015.

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