Named Senior Director, Hospitality Product Marketing
At SONIFI Solutions in Sioux Falls - SD, USA
Dufault joins the SONIFI Solutions team from Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc. where he most recently served as Director of Global Property Technology Solutions. In his new role, Dufault will be responsible for ensuring that hospitality industry clients receive best of breed & industry leading solutions for their property needs.
During his time with Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, Inc., Dufault was responsible for property technology strategy and solutions of guest-facing and emerging hotel technologies within their portfolio of over 1100 hotels worldwide. Dufault was one of the lead business relationship managers working with brands on pre-stay, post-stay and in-stay guest experiences and strategy such as wireless mobile device pairing, in-room entertainment, self-service based technologies, global brand technology profiles, public space computing and high-speed internet related technologies. In this role, Dufault also was also responsible for initiatives such as guest authentication, property technology innovation lab, and brand partnerships in deploying solutions such as Sheraton Microsoft Bing portal, Link@Sheraton experienced with Microsoft, Aloft Smart Check-in as well as W iPhone app, W iPad Boarding pass, and other concierge type services.