Accommodation managers are facing fiercer competition today than ever before. As a small or independent operator, the growing size and power of big players within the industry may be somewhat daunting. Luckily, there are an array of new channels, technologies and opportunities available to help you remain competitive and increase your booking revenue despite impending challenges. Join us for an evening of presentations from industry leaders who will pave the road to success for your business, throughout 2018 and beyond.
When: Thursday 14th June 2018
5:30pm: Arrival drinks & refreshments
6-8pm: Industry expert presentations
8-9pm: Panel Q&A & networking session
Where: Skypoint Observation Deck (level 78), Q1 Building, 9 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise.
Cost: $49.99 (light refreshments included)
Sylvia Johnston, HiRUM Software Solutions
In our industry today, independent operators need to be smart and look at new ways to do things and review new products and services that can help them to increase their booking revenue and compete in a competitive marketplace. Don’t miss Sylvia’s expert ‘State of Play’ analysis of our current market.
Elliot Knight, Google
The landscape of the digital marketing world is forever changing. Elliot will help you clarify what role it needs to play in your business today, and will outline strategies that can help you increase your direct bookings.
Matthew Olson, Airbnb
Airbnb is rapidly becoming a major force within Australia’s accommodation market. Learn why independent operators need to consider all distribution channels and how you can use Airbnb to your advantage.
Calisha Allsworth, Snapshot
Making decisions based on insights, rather than gut feel is imperative. Snapshot’s innovative marketplace can help you track your booked revenue against forecasts and gain a clearer picture of your business to assist you in making more informed decisions.
Brigitte Creencia, TrustYou
Reviews can make or break your business! It’s essential to know how to make the most of the different review platforms available to you. Brigitte will shed light on how to make these tools work for you.
Brett Thoreson, CartStack
Imagine if you could create more paying guests from your current website. With Cartstack you can. Boost your revenue with advanced marketing tools which target guests that have previously visited your website or that didn’t quite finish their booking request.
Drinks and refreshments will be provided on arrival, so you can soak up the amazing view from the top of the Q1. After all presentations conclude, you will have the opportunity to have any burning questions answered in a panel Q&A session, followed by a brief networking session.
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HiRUM Software Solutions
2/8 Technology Drive
Arundel QLD 4214