iVvy Inc., the leading Venue Management Software company, today announced they will be exhibiting at the World Travel Market London (WTM), November 4-6th at stand TT220. The company will also demonstrate its latest innovations for automating and optimising groups and events business including the new Group Accommodation feature and recently launched Meeting Booking tool at HOSPACE UK on November 28th.
As the only fully integrated, end-to-end venue management platform,iVvy automates in-house inefficiencies throughout the marketing, booking, managing and reporting journey. The Group Accommodation feature streamlines the booking process and allows planners to self-serve, creating reservations on a group block with no manual effort. The venue maintains full control with pricing policies such as instant pricing, and the ability to only accept RFPs based on a customised rules engine. With these enhanced booking and revenue management capabilities, venues can track their leads and forecast a plan well before one is required. iVvy clients have already seen double-digit increases in conversions.
“We have been heavily investing in our platform and these events provide us with a great opportunity to share the exciting things we’re working on including our Group Accommodation feature,” explains Lauren Hall, CEO and Founder of iVvy. “We’re solving a worldwide problem that is complex, expensive, and inadequate while ensuring each booking is not a transaction, but rather, the start of a long-term relationship.”
With the ability to offer live inventory for function space, group accommodation, and F&B, iVvy is used by some of the world’s most successful hotels and casinos, travel companies, governments, universities, restaurants, venues, and nonprofits to reduce costs, boost revenue and profit, as well as enhance service. This latest showcase of their cloud-based platform comes on the heels of continued growth for iVvy. The company is expanding its presence in Europe, particularly in the United Kingdom hospitality market with new appointments in the UK including Scott Ford as Head of Sales and Louise Hindley as Senior Sales Manager. Scott joins iVvy from Amex GBT, bringing 20 years of industry experience with a career encompassing both TMC and hotel positions. Louise joins iVvy from Ocean Media Group and has over a decade of proven success in the MICE industry.
With 5,000 companies presenting their destinations, products, and services, WTM brings together over 51,000 attendees from around the globe, all of whom have a shared passion for the global travel trade. WTM and HOSPACE UK event attendees and media are invited to meet with the iVvy team and view live demos.
For more information about iVvy, please visit www.ivvy.com.
iVvy offers meeting planners the ability to search, compare, book and pay for function space, catering and group accommodations online, 24/7. By providing conference centers, hotels, restaurants and cruise lines with an integrated revenue management and distribution platform, iVvy equips Hotel Operators with the tools they need to manage inquiries on any device, anywhere. With enhanced reporting and analytics, Hotels are provided with greater visibility over their business so they can yield their group rooms, meetings & event spaces to maximize revenue.
With offices in 5 countries and a global team providing support 24 hours a day, iVvy’s groundbreaking, cloud-based software offers scalable solutions that tackle core issues faced by the travel, MICE and events industry, and continues to service the world’s leading hospitality groups, major corporations, travel companies, government offices, associations, universities and nonprofits.
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