Author Bio

Margaret Ady

Co-founder of Apaleo

Margaret Ady is a co-founder of apaleo, responsible for the company’s brand positioning, marketing, and strategic growth. Prior to apaleo, she led marketing for Berlin-based SnapShot, and prior to that, for TrustYou. In 2016, she was awarded HSMAI Europe’s Top 20 Extraordinary Minds in Sales, Marketing and Technology. Before joining the hospitality technology scene, Margaret held key leadership roles at The Walt Disney Company and The Oprah Winfrey Network. Margaret has also provided research, branding and marketing consulting services to many companies, including 20th Television (Fox), Nielsen and Red Bull. Margaret graduated from the University of Southern California with degrees in Economics and Psychology and a focus in business. During her studies, she was awarded the USC Annenberg Communications Critical Pathway Grant for her research in new technology and its impact on healthcare decision- making.

Articles by Margaret Ady (8)

How to Future-Proof Your Hotel

Baby-proofing is big biz. But why? The truth is that not that many children stick their fingers in sockets and get burned. Sticking those covers in outlets is insurance against the trauma and cost of something that could happen. Nowadays, parents just do this. It's an inexpensive ...

The Big Creep: Limited-Service Hotels & Rising ADR

Limited-service hotels find themselves in a similar conundrum, though admittedly, it is one of necessity demanded by the growing expectations of guests. Limited-service hotels are offering more and more, so much so that limited doesn't even seem like the right term anymore. ...