Brian McEvilly


Brian  McEvilly

Brian McEvilly, is General Manager of is a new multi-award winning group payment software company developed from DG Ventures, Irelands permier group focused event company. Brought up in the family business - Cashel House Hotel and Swiss trained, Brian has over 25 years experience in the hotel and restaurant industry.

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How Online Review Sites Are Affecting Your Hotel

Before the age of the internet, social media, online travel agents (OTAs), and online review sites, a bad review from a guest was just that, a bad review. But in today's world where everyone is connected to everybody through the World Wide Web, two or three bad review from guests on Trip Advisor has the potential to seriously damage your hotel.

Everything You Need To Know To Fight The OTAs

Are you sick of Online Travel Agents (OTAs) reaching into your pocket and grabbing fistfuls of your money?I can only imagine how painful it must be for you to have to pay OTAs 15%- 25% commissions on every booking they send your hotel.

Up-selling is Good for Your Hotel

One of your regular customers comes into your hotel bar and asks your barman for a whiskey and coke, your barman notices that the customer is looking a bit down and ask, "Do you want me to make it a double.

Why Hotel Loyalty Programs are Good for Hotels

Generating new business and attracting new guests requires significant investment in marketing and advertising. Media campaigns, improving your search engine optimization, or paying online travel agents such Booking.