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By Nimesh Dinubhai
The forces driving local search rankings are constantly changing. But recent studies suggest that in 2019, four key factors make up the local search algorithm. The most significant factor is Google My Business (GMB). If you’re not on it, get on it now.
Alexa, Turn on my ROI
By Jeffrey Parker

When investing in the latest hotel technology, you wonder, "How long will it be before the next big thing?" It's becoming more and more difficult to have the latest technology in a hotel and see a return on your investment. Jeff's article looks at ways to stay ahead and see financial gain amid constant new gadgets and technology. 

HFTP chooses VENZA’s Matterhorn™ Program
JA Resorts & Hotels, One of Dubai’s Longest-Serving Homegrown Hospitality Brands, Has Recently Announced Huge Growth and Expansion Plans

Airbnb v. Hotels: New Research Sheds Light on How They Can Compete and Benefit in the Sharing Economy

Travelers Have Spoken: Marriott Bonvoy Wins Hotel Program of the Year at the Coveted Freddie Awards

HFTP Announces HITEC Minneapolis CEO Panel Featuring Leading Hoteliers

Mayor Rawlings Joins Hotel Industry To Announce Grant To Dallas Groups To Train Youth For Hospitality Careers

Hotel Revenue Leaders to Convene at HSMAI’s ROC Americas in Minneapolis

AAHOA and Emerald Expositions Announce Partnership

2019 AAHOA Convention & Trade Show Kicks Off in San Diego

Over Two in Three Travel Programs Impacted by Payment-Related Data Breach in the Past Year

AHLA Joins Mayor Garcetti, Peace Over Violence & Local Advocates To Recognize Denim Day

A Positive Start of the Year for Amadeus Thanks to Strength of IT Solutions

Want to Go Greener? Maestro PMS Makes Sustainable Practices Easy with Mobile Check-In, eFolios, Online Mobile Reporting

Agilysys Reports Findings of The State of Hospitality Technology Annual Research Study

Pangea Pod Hotel Leverages ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions Technology to Provide Guests with Seamless and Secure Check-in Experience

Oetker Collection Switches To Know Glitch To Track Service Failures

Privacy Reg Compliance (GDPR, CCPA) made easy with VENZA’s new partnership

Sabre announces milestone migration of La Quinta by Wyndham to SynXis Platform

Allbridge Redefines In-Room Entertainment with Interactive IPTV Solution

Cloud5 Communications Enhances Guest Satisfaction with New HSIA Network for the SpringHill Suites by Marriott Morgantown, WV

Volara and Schneider Electric Bring Smart Room Controls on Voice Command to Hotels

U.S. Hotels Enjoy Profit Growth, But It Is Becoming Harder To Achieve

SHR Engages Services of Data Science Team, Algorth

Shift4 Payments Announces General Availability of New RESTful API
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Centrada Solutions provides a full spectrum of managed IT services for hotels, management companies, owners and brands. Its services range from break/fix support, data backups, PCI awareness training, patch management, hotel transitions, hotel new builds, system upgrades and more.
iVvy’s sales & catering solution is revolutionizing the meetings and events industry by powering real-time transactions between event organizers, hotels, restaurants and suppliers. 
Tripleseat is a sales and event management web application for restaurants, hotels and unique venues that increases event sales and streamlines the planning process. 
dailypoint™ allows comprehensive data management in the hospitality industry, which is currently only practiced by the online travel agents (OTA) or shopping giants like Amazon. 
ReviewPro provides guest intelligence solutions to more than 43,000 hotels worldwide. The Global Review Index™ (GRI), is based on data collected from 175+ OTAs/review sites in more than 45 languages. 
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Amadeus Hospitality Customer Conference
Epic Hotel
May 8-10, 2019 | Miami, Fla.

HD Expo
Mandalay Bay Conv. Center
May 15-17, 2019 | Las Vegas, Nev.

HITEC Minneapolis
Minneapolis Conv. Center
June 17-20, 2019 | Minneapolis, Minn. 
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