How SiteMinder’s VC sees hotel distribution today

How SiteMinder’s VC sees hotel distribution today In January 2014, Technology Crossover Ventures invested $30 million in SiteMinder. Tnooz checked in with Dave Yuan, a general partner at TCV, to learn how the deal came together, how he feels about SiteMinder today, and what his thoughts are on the sector generally. Source: Hotel Marketing How SiteMinder’s VC sees hotel distribution today

TripAdvisor wants to become a partner in hotels booking direct initiatives

TripAdvisor wants to become a partner in hotels booking direct initiatives TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer wants hotel chains such as Hilton, Marriott, Hyatt, and InterContinental Hotels Group to offer their special, book-direct rates for loyalty program members on TripAdvisor. Source: Hotel Marketing TripAdvisor wants to become a partner in hotels booking direct initiatives