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Hospitality Marketing

Hospitality Marketing Show 302

  • S7E302
  • 30:43
  • May 21st 2021

"To dine or not to dine, that is the question"

Hello everyone and welcome to Hospitality Marketing the podcast, I am your host Loren Gray and this is episode #302 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;

00:06— Our Technique this week is; "To dine or not to dine, that is the question"

00:19 — News and Show Review


Adele Gutman

Tammie Carlisle

Dean Schmit

Melissa Cavanagh

Show notes

00:03 -- new airlines launching in Charleston

00:17 -- Apple Ad about privacy

00:26 -- Hospitality TV channel types of product

00:40 -- Restaurants and there issues needing solution

00:55-- The HSMAI Marketing conference and ROC agenda and presentations

01:11 -- can apps help with solving the demands at hotels

01:20 -- the value of utilizing your full SaaS platform

01:36 -- making a ASL (American Sign Language) animation app

01:45 -- How will the brands emerge from covid?

01:55 -- Discovery timeline are long and what should you do about

02:06 -- Show ends

How virtual tourism can rebuild travel for a post-pandemic world

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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.

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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