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Hospitality Marketing

Hospitality Marketing Show 297

  • S7E297
  • 31:40
  • April 16th 2021

"More Productivity, less hands to do it"

Hello everyone and welcome to Hospitality Marketing the podcast, I am your host Loren Gray and this is episode #297 where each week we spend around 20 to 30 minutes sharing the most interesting tools, news, and techniques being used in marketing for the hospitality industry. We also do a quick recap of our weekly Live Video show “This Week in Hospitality Marketing” which also airs every Friday at 11:30 am Eastern US Time.. SO let's get started;

00:01 — Our tools for review this week are;

00:12— Our Technique this week is; "More Productivity, less hands to do it"

00:18 — News and Show Review


Aldele Gutman

Robert Cole

Melissa Kavanagh

Dean Schmit

Show Notes

00:02 -- The new Hyatt brand 'Caption'..... really

00:30 -- Fuel Travel latest consumer sentiment study #12

00:39 -- Dunning-Kruger Effect: Ignorance and Overconfidence Affect Intuitive Thinking, New Study Says

01:30 -- team dynamics

01:45 -- More sentiment results

02:15 --Show Ends

What Is Hospitality? The Current Answer Doesn’t Work.

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Hospitality Marketing

Dedicated to all things hospitality. We focus on the tools, techniques, and news that can effect your hospitality business each week.

Loren Gray avatar
Loren Gray
Founder / CEP

Podcast & Live Video Show Host / Keynote Speaker / Published Author / Columnist / Educator-- Award-winning Consultant (both international and domestic) for all things digital marketing in the hospitality industry.

Practical hands on knowledge includes; SEO / SEM / Paid Service Platforms / Social Media / Content Marketing / Email / Web Design / PMS & POS interfaces / Account & Client Services

Strategic, hands on multi-year experience with the following;

Market Strategy both forensic and forecasted


Channel Managment

Distribution Management (OTA's)

Opening due diligence

Multi-property single destination Multi- outlet



Asset management and assessment

Soft branding

Market assessment

Revenue Managment



Service vetting

Best of breed connections

Market Product awareness

IT knowledge / CRM Interface integration

Multi-unit - multi-outlet strategy integration