Hotelbeds celebrates MarketHub Americas
Hotelbeds confirms its market-leading position with more than 550 attendees at the 7th edition of the MarketHub Americas
Hotelbeds, the No. 1 global bedbank, concludes today the 7th edition of the MarketHub Americas event, celebrated in Los Cabos, Mexico, from the 5th – 8th of October, 2015. Over 550 experts from leading segments of the travel trade industry attended this prestigious event that brings together leading travel trade players from twenty different source markets from across the Americas. The event offers a dynamic yet informal environment of presentations, networking, hospitality and entertainment.
The 2015 theme “We love simple”, focussed on the benefits to the travel industry of fusing technological innovation with an obsession for simplifying the booking cycle across the travel value chain.
In his opening presentation Carlos Muñoz, Managing Director – Bedbank, echoed this theme explaining how the concept of customer centric simplicity has also become an increasing focus for Hotelbeds in its drive to further adapt its services to the need of its travel trade partners. He continued by thanking all the clients and partners in attendance for their collaboration during 2015; another strong year for Hotelbeds with double digit growth registered across all regions.
Presenters at this dynamic event included Enrique Turcott, President of the Association of Hoteliers, Norm Rose, Senior Technology and Market Analyst at PhoCusWrighKevin Carl, Senior Client Managing Director at Accenture; Miguel Ángel Fañanas, Enterprise Director at Telefonica; Paulina Loeza Tinoco, International Sales Manager at Grand Fiesta Americana; Kidist Grznar, Assistant Director at Wynn / Encore; Erica Valbuena, Director of Leisure Sales for Atlantis Resorts; Andrés Martínez Reynoso, Marketing Director at Interjet; Swapnil Shah, owner of Ramada Plaza Orlando; and Leonel Reyes, Corporate Director of Sales at Hard Rock Hotels; among others.