Milestone Internet Marketing Founder Named One of HSMAI’s Top 25 Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality for 2013
"The 'Top 25' is our annual hot list that celebrates the sales, marketing and revenue management leaders and innovators in our industry," said Robert A. Gilbert, CHME, CHBA, President and CEO of HSMAI. "The creative strategies, passionate dedication, and sharp intelligence of these professionals have not only grown the business within their organizations but have also truly raised the bar for the hospitality industry as a whole."
"It is truly an honor to receive this award," said Milestone's Founder, Benu Aggarwal. "I want to accept this recognition on behalf of Milestone's extraordinary team, our customers, and our partners. Their hard work, dedication, and partnership enables Milestone to develop and implement innovative search marketing and social media solutions that drive consistently high revenue for our customers. I am so proud and grateful to have an amazing team behind me to support Milestone's mission," she said. "It is inspiring to be recognized by a prestigious organization like HSMAI, which awarded me my very first CHME certification in 1998," she added. Benu Aggarwal is also well known expert in search and digital marketing strategies for hospitality industry. She has authored a book for hotels on digital marketing and is a well recognized speaker at Search Engine and hospitality conferences such as SES, SMX, HITEC, etc.
Mrs. Aggarwal will be honored during a private ceremony preceding the Adrian Awards Gala on February, 2014, at the New York Marriott Marquis and will be recognized at the Adrian Awards dinner reception and gala.
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Milestone is a leading provider of digital marketing software and services for hospitality, retail and finance. We provide a full range of solutions including website and mobile design, content creation, SEO, analytics and competitive intelligence. Our best in class technology and solutions drive revenue and ROI for clients across the globe. Over 2,000 companies do business with Milestone, including leading hotel chains, major retailers and financial services companies. Milestone has garnered over 400 awards and a reputation for blending outstanding design with advanced technological capabilities. Milestone is one of Silicon Valley Business Journal"s fastest growing companies and is an Inc. 5000 company.