With Nick Price - Head of Systems & Technology Architecture at citizenM
Hotels have been trying to reinvent the check-in process since the early 1980s. The goal has been to allow the guest to bypass the front desk and go straight to their room. It's 40 years later and all guests still check-in the old fashioned way at the front desk.
Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG), the premier technology solutions association for the hospitality industry, today revealed that four finalists have been named as winners of the 2020 HTNG TechOvation Award competition.
While there have been many advances and innovation in the distribution channel, payments have not evolved at the same pace due to their intrinsic complexity. There are many forms of payment used in the indirect sales channel and each one of them has different payment and processing instructions.
Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG) and Hospitality Upgrade today jointly announce the launch of the HTNG Career Center, a premier, industry-exclusive job portal designed to connect qualified hospitality professionals with potential employers, and provide a wide range of helpful career and recruiting resources to the hospitality market.
Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG), the premier technology solutions association for the hospitality industry, today reveals the ten entries that have been selected to advance as semi-finalists in the next round of the 2020 HTNG TechOvation Award competition.
Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG) launches a new workgroup focusing on guest room entertainment to help improve buying strategies, technology research and development investment, along with the creation of a content strategy roadmap.
Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG) held its bi-annual board elections in February, re-electing 18 board members and 11 executive advisors. New board members include Brennan Gildersleeve, VP, technology for Equinox Hotels, Bryan Mitkowski, SVP, IT delivery at Marriott International and Weber Wang, IT GM and SVP at BTG Homeinns Hotel Group.
Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG), in cooperation with the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) and the National Emergency Number Association (NENA), establishes a workgroup to summarize the new Federal laws clarified and announced by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), provide best practices and define technologies to improve compliance.