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Kevin McCarthy

Program Director Commercial Systems, Mӧvenpick Hotels & Resorts

Kevin McCarthy, Program Director Commercial Systems, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts. From hotel management beginning's on the west coast of Ireland to now having over a decade of hotel central and property level systems experience from a host of positions across EMEA region, Kevin's talent lies in his bridge between IT and hotel operations. Irish born Kevin, is currently the Program Director of a pioneering cloud PMS roll-out for Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts and loves the buzz behind the front desk during system switch-overs. When he is not on the road he loves spending time at his home in Dubai with his wife and two girls.

Articles by Kevin McCarthy (3)

Trade in Sentimentality for a Future Proof PMS

My team and I have now converted 36 properties to Opera Cloud PMS and another 10 confirmed for migration in 2017, and 20+ to come in 2018. This is one part of a bigger project including Cloud Revenue Management, Cloud CRM, Cloud POS etc. The shift from license upfront payment ...