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Bookassist’s growth in Poland continues with Market Manager Joanna Machaj

November 4, 2022

Bookassist Founder & Chairman Des O’Mahony talks with Joanna Machaj, Bookassist’s Market Manager for Poland, on the current state of...

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Bookassist Joins IGHP in Poland

September 13, 2022

We are proud to announce that Bookassist has joined IGHP, The Chamber of Commerce of the Polish Hotel Industry. A...

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Group reporting just got a whole lot easier!

July 12, 2022

Working with groups can be complex and so we’ve created a new multi property report on Bookassist Intelligence - just...

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Direct revenue increases by 300% at Hotel Forum

June 15, 2022

The historical 4 star Hotel Forum in Rome has increased direct booking revenue by 300%

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Congratulations to Supreme Ashford Castle

March 24, 2022

At the recent Hotel & Catering Review Gold Medal Awards, Bookassist presented Ireland’s 5-Star Resort Gold Medal to a delighted...

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Bookassist Joins Hospitality for Peace Campaign

March 16, 2022

Bookassist has joined the Hospitality for Peace Ukrainian Relief Campaign, an industry wide pledge to donate funds towards verified Ukrainian...

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Upsell With Personalised Add-ons

March 8, 2022

We know by now that hotel experiences need to be increasingly personalised to keep up with travellers' desires. Personalisation has...

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Bookassist Wins Big Again At ’22 HotelTechAwards

January 11, 2022

11622 hoteliers have spoken and now it’s official. Hoteliers rate Bookassist #1 at the HotelTechAwards 2022

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Never say no to a booking opportunity

December 15, 2021

With resources stretched to the limit, and where every single booking counts, no hotel can afford to lose a website...

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[Podcast] Direct Business Strategies at Connacht Hospitality Group

December 6, 2021

In this episode Bookassist CEO Dr Des O'Mahony talks with Eveanna Ryan (Group Sales and Marketing Manager) and Sarah Comer (Group Revenue Manager) of...

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[Webinar] How To Use Technology To Get Back On Track In The Post-Covid Era

November 19, 2021

Do you want to learn how to cut unnecessary costs, increase your revenue, and keep your guests safe? If so,...

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[Podcast] Are You In Control Of Your Rate?

November 9, 2021

Claire Sawier, Head of Marketing at Bookassist, talks with Des O'Mahony (CEO) about new redistribution channels and how hotels need...

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Black Friday Frenzy Is Around The Corner – Get Started Early!

October 28, 2021

Black Friday 2021 falls on November 26th, with Cyber Monday hot on its heels. And this year it’s set to...

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Introducing Bookassist Blog Platform

October 26, 2021

It’s never been more important to keep your visitors and guests informed and up to date. The pandemic has pushed...

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Convert Email And Phone Enquiries Into Bookings – With HERA

October 20, 2021

Bookassist is delighted to announce our successful partnership with HERA by Hotel ResBot to augment direct online bookings with automated...

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Industry News

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Hospitality Net – Top 10 Hospitality Trends To Watch for in 2023

December 2, 2022

By cultivating innovative responses to this ever-changing landscape, hoteliers can continue to reinvent themselves in the face of various disruptors expected over the coming year. 

Travel Agent Central – Tech to Play Big Role in Travel in 2023, Hotelbeds Predicts

December 1, 2022

The more we hear, the more optimistic we are for the travel industry in 2023. Recently, Hotelbeds predicted its top trends for next year, stating “the appetite for travel shows no signs of slowing down.

Skift – The Fragmented Travel Tech Industry Probably Won’t Consolidate Anytime Soon

December 1, 2022

The trick for a travel tech platform to do business with a big company is to start small, prove the service works, and then upsell. Verint provides customer service software to roughly 40 airline clients.

Euro News – Global tourism rebounds strongly after COVID-19

November 30, 2022

Prior to the pandemic, the worldwide travel and tourism industry accounted for just over 10% of global GDP. After a difficult 2020 and 2021, with, tourism is almost at a similar level now.

Skift – Economic Uncertainties Won’t Drive More Travel Tech Mergers & Acquisitions

November 23, 2022

For the best exit strategy, hold on for a couple of years until the market stabilizes. For the deal, buy now.The larger uncertainties about the economy over the next six months has rattled the broader tech sector with.

Forbes – Checking In—The Hotel Industry Embraces Higher-Tech Hospitality

November 22, 2022

This summer saw a return to travel, with the hospitality industry rebounding to record rates back to and even surpassing pre-pandemic 2019 levels in some markets. But while the appeal of travel endures.