Alonso Franco

CEO and Co-founder of Arrivedo

Alonso Franco

Alonso Franco is the CEO and Co-founder of Arrivedo, the first online platform for hotel recommendations that gives a voice to hoteliers. In 2009 he co-founded award-winning Pariwana Hostels with locations in Lima and Cusco. In Pariwana Hostels he led a team to develop a proprietary software for the management and operations of his hotels.

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3 Hotelier Spaces to Dominate, Keeping You Ahead of the Curve and Delighting Your Guests

The intersection of hospitality and technology is evolving quickly. It is hard for a hotel to prioritize how to cope with these changes and how to utilize modern tech to better human customer service.

Finding the Right Balance: Three Ways That Hotels Can Automate Without Losing Their Personal Touch

Global peer to peer rental giant AirBnB recently earned the top spot on CNBC's Disruptor 50 list, and in March of this year, after raising another $1B in funding, was estimated to be worth the same as traditional hotel groups Hilton and Hyatt combined.

How Hoteliers Are Buckling Up To Coexist With Airbnb

It's no secret that Airbnb has fallen on hard times as of late, regulatory speaking. And according to Swiss investment bank UBS, their global year-on-year growth rates have slowed because of it. In October 2016 Airbnb listings grew about 110 percent, but slowed to 36 percent in February this year.