Monthly Archives: December 2014

Drive RevPAR Growth With the Right Cloud Hotel PMS

Leading research group STR’s Q3 findings indicate great news for hoteliers in the area of RevPAR (revenue per available room) growth, revealing an impressive 9.2% increase. The right cloud hotel PMS can play a significant role in helping hotels of all types achieve RevPAR growth. SkyTouch Technology recommends that hotels choose a PMS with the [...]

By |2014-12-31T09:00:46+00:00December 31st, 2014|Hospitality Industry Trends, Revenue Management|

Top Hospitality Meeting & Event Trends for 2015

Top Hospitality Meeting & Event Trends for 2015 What are the key hotel meeting and events trends, demands, and needs that will be hot in 2015? SkyTouch Technology shares a menu of predictions to help your hotel keep profitability and innovation in mind when planning meetings and events in the new year: Make it about [...]

By |2019-02-13T16:00:16+00:00December 30th, 2014|Hospitality Conferences|

Top 5 Priorities for Hospitality CIOs in 2015

What will top the to-do lists of hospitality CIOs in the coming new year? SkyTouch Technology anticipates that CIOs will keep the following 5 priorities top-of-mind in order to gear up for a successful 2015. Read on… and comment below to share your own predictions: Cloud technologies. CIOs recognize that cloud technologies translate into convenience [...]

By |2014-12-29T20:06:15+00:00December 29th, 2014|Hospitality Industry Trends|

Hotel Sales and Catering Functions Can Drive Revenue

Forward-thinking hotel managers understand that revenue comes from a variety of sources and not from room sales alone. One of these viable sources is the hotel sales and catering function, which is garnering the attention of hoteliers as a vehicle that can potentially boost overall profits by drawing guests and driving revenue. The key is [...]

By |2014-12-23T19:28:14+00:00December 23rd, 2014|Hospitality Industry Trends|

New SkyTouch Hotel OS Sales and Catering Interface Added to Help Customers Improve Overall Efficiency and Drive Revenue

The Sales Tracking System (STS) interface joins more than 125 customer-preferred Hotel OS interfaces offered by SkyTouch to help hoteliers streamline operations Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) December 23, 2014 SkyTouch Technology, provider of the most widely used cloud-based property management system (PMS) platform for hotels, today announced that it has added a full-featured sales and catering [...]

By |2014-12-23T19:13:59+00:00December 23rd, 2014|SkyTouch Technology Press Releases|

How to Make Your Hotel Festive for Holiday Guests

Millions of travelers opt to leave behind the stress of holiday entertaining in favor of holiday travel. Taking their revelry on the road means less prep, clean up and stress on the home front and the promise of creating new holiday traditions. With this is mind, SkyTouch Technology shares the following tips to help make [...]

By |2014-12-17T21:34:13+00:00December 17th, 2014|Hospitality Industry Trends|

Cobblestone Hotels Selects SkyTouch Hotel OS

Hotels of all sizes are migrating to the cloud to reduce costs, streamline processes, and improve efficiencies. The need for a full-featured and agile PMS tool is especially vital for hotels experiencing strong growth. This was the case for Cobblestone Hotels, franchisors of Cobblestone Inn & Suites and Boarders Inn & Suites, who recently selected [...]

By |2019-02-13T16:00:08+00:00December 17th, 2014|Distribution Management, Hotel Customer Spotlight|

Top Ways Hotels Can Engage and Motivate Employees

Employee engagement should be at the heart of any organization, but it should especially be embedded within a hotel’s cultural DNA. No matter the size of your property or staff, taking care of your team’s well being is essential to helping them better service your guests. A strong level of engagement between executives and staff [...]

By |2014-12-17T21:13:10+00:00December 17th, 2014|Hospitality Industry Trends|

Hotels Can Reduce Clutter & Improve Efficiency with Mobile Housekeeping Management

Imagine managing housekeeping functions with a simple click instead of a clunky clipboard. Hotels who migrate their property management systems to a cloud-based hotel PMS like the SkyTouch Hotel OS® system gain the advantage of making housekeeping, and a plethora of other daily hotel operations functions, easier, more efficient, and cost effective! Consider these common [...]

By |2019-02-13T15:48:54+00:00December 17th, 2014|Housekeeping|

Is Your Hotel “Holiday Rush” Ready?

Tis the season for holiday travel and this year, millions of travelers will be opt for a hotel stay in lieu of being “home for the holidays.” With this in mind, what can hotels do to get ready for the holiday rush? SkyTouch Technology has compiled the following checklist to help hotels prep for the [...]

By |2014-12-17T20:35:54+00:00December 17th, 2014|Hospitality Industry Trends|