HOUSTON – March 15, 2022 – Sceptre Hospitality Resources (SHR), which offers a powerful suite of solutions to help hoteliers improve the guest experience and drive revenue at each touchpoint along the guest journey, has once again announced its status as an Expedia Elite Connectivity Partner, for the second consecutive year.
The designation is the highest within Expedia Group’s Connectivity Partner Program, which recognizes and rewards top connectivity providers – including channel managers, property management systems, central reservation systems, and other vendors – for maintaining high-quality connections and helping lodging properties grow their business on the Expedia Group marketplace.
“It’s a wonderful honor to be recognized by Expedia for a second straight year, and a powerful testament to the value SHR is bringing to the hotel industry at this pivotal moment,” said Amanda Milam, Integration Manager for SHR. “SHR looks forward to continuing to leverage its strong relationship with Expedia to improve our respective products and drive the greater overall success of our customers and partners.”
The Expedia Group Connectivity Partner Program recognizes and rewards top connectivity providers for maintaining high-quality software connections and helping lodging partners grow their business on the Expedia Group platform. Benefits of the designation include potential early access to new Expedia Group tools and features available for pilot programs and software integration. Elite Connectivity Partners may also collaborate with Expedia Group leadership, offering feedback and helping shape future products and solutions.
“SHR plays a crucial role in the travel ecosystem by building innovative solutions that empower global lodging properties to grow their businesses and deliver amazing experiences to guests,” said Lisa Chen, vice president, Global Lodging Connectivity & Solutions. “We are excited and energized to deepen our relationship with SHR in 2022 as a key stakeholder in our collective mission to power global travel for everyone, everywhere.”
SHR is a leading provider of meaningful technology that helps hotels execute their best revenue generation strategies. With an evolving suite of AI-driven solutions, SHR enables hotels around the world with applications ranging from distribution to revenue management to guest management, including: Windsurfer CRS, Windsurfer Booking Engine, Wave RMS, and Maverick CRM; as well as revenue management for hire services to brands, chains, and management companies. For more information visit www.shr.global.
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Expedia Group, Inc. companies power travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Our organization is made up of four pillars: Expedia Services, focused on the group’s platform and technical strategy; Expedia Marketplace, centered on product and technology offerings across the organization; Expedia Brands, housing all our consumer brands; and Expedia for Business, consisting of business-to-business solutions and relationships throughout the travel ecosystem. The Expedia Group family of brands includes: Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.