Open World And Okura Partner To Maximize Online Presence

Okura Hotels and Resorts is one of the most respected luxury hotel brands in Japan.

Open World Today, Okura boasts 24 luxury properties in Japan and overseas. Okura properties combine a distinctive blend of Japanese hospitality and Western luxury.

Okura Hotels & Resorts and Open World will work together to develop a comprehensive on line strategy, and to establish an integrated mix that will maximize their potential on line.

Open World will design an English group web site to capture the look and feel of the Okura brand. The group site will have an individual sub-site for each of the 24 properties. Each hotel will have the capacity to promote their individual hotel via the sub-site and facilitate on line booking while maintaining a consistent brand image.

“Open World is very excited to have the opportunity to work with Okura Hotels & Resorts to develop a strong and lasting relationship that will allow us to maximize Okura Hotels & Resorts online presence.” Christopher Shallis, Chief Executive Officer, Open World Limited.

Open World provides powerful eBusiness solutions for hotels and travel, from website design to strategy and distribution. Open World's products and services benefit many of the world's leading hotels and brands. The company designs and hosts more than 1,500 hotel and travel related websites; attracting more than 120 million visitors each year and generating over $ 450 million of annual online revenue. Open World's fusion of offices and people are located in Asia Pacific, The Americas and Europe.

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