News for the Hospitality Executive
Management Intelligence Software Pioneer Cited for IT-Leader of the Year, Creativity, Usability
|ATLANTA - December 14,
2010 – d2o, “deadline 2 online,”
providers of the web-based Performance
Management Intelligence (PMI) suite
that equips hotel and resort department heads to intelligently manage
costs in about 5 minutes a day, has added to its international business
accolades with an unprecedented triple nomination for the prestigious
Rosing Information Technology Awards. Click here to view a PMI demo: www.d2o.biz/pmi_demo
d2o and PMI are the first and only company and product to be nominated in three categories: Usability; Creativity; and IT-leader of the Year. The Rosing Awards, presented annually by the Norwegian Computer Society, honor that country’s top IT products and professionals in the tech industry’s version of the Oscar Ceremony.
PMI is the first and only hotel management software that guarantees a 500 percent return on investment within the first 12 months, and the only integrated solution that connects the entire property management team at all levels.
PMI increases profitability and productivity
PMI combines daily occupancy and revenue forecasting, labor productivity management, and food costing by day in one package. At the executive level, the system rolls up all properties into one report that is updated daily. At the property level, each department head receives a graphic view of how they are performing against plan and forecast. This management intelligence gives department heads tools to think like a CFO and manage resources based on clear revenue and profitability goals.
Benchmark completes PMI implementation
d2o recently completed its rollout of PMI by Benchmark Hospitality International. The system is also used by more than 400 European hotels to gather and analyze strategic performance information in one integrated solution.
”PMI goes beyond typical revenue forecasting and labor productivity software,” explains Young N. Nguyen, CEO of d2o. ”Department heads have the data they need on labor and food cost, rolling daily revenue forecasting, and budget planning in a single system. With these tools at their fingertips, department heads can strategize like an executive, managing operations and staff to meet profitability goals. Our clients translate information into action without the stress of daily, weekly, and monthly reporting deadlines.”
d2o is a leading hospitality industry innovator in integrated software solutions. Its Performance Management Intelligence (PMI) suite enables hotel and resort department heads to “think like a CFO” and intelligently manage their daily costs in, on average, 5 minutes a day. PMI Revenue and Productivity and PMI Planning enhance and integrate currently installed standalone solutions. PMI combines data on labor and food cost productivity, rolling daily revenue forecasting, and budget planning into a single system. PMI eliminates the stress of daily, weekly, and monthly reporting deadlines by improving delivery of performance information. PMI Planning also distills the normal 3-to-6 month budget planning process into just several hours at month’s end.
Founded in 2000 and based in Norway with offices in Atlanta. d2o has won numerous international business awards for dramatic growth. Awards include the Deloitte Norway Technology Fast50 every year since 2007 and Deloitte EMEA Technology Fast500; the Gazelle Company award for fast growing, profitable Norwegian companies every year since 2006; the highest financial reliability rating of AAA from Dun & Bradstreet every year since 2005; and HSMAI Award for Service Company if the Year 2009 Clients include Hyatt, Benchmark Hospitality, Radisson, Best Western, Choice Hotels, Golden Tulip, Prince Resorts Hawaii, Rica Hotels and WORLDHOTELS. For more information on d2o, please visit www.d2o.biz or contact Scott Bunce at (970) 389-4187.
Managing Director North America
Phone: +1 (970) 389-4187
Julie Keyser-Squires, APR
180 River Springs Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30328
Phone: (404) 256-5512
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Manage to Achieve Profitability Targets / Young N. Nguyen /
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Continues Roll Out of Integrated PMI Software Solution to Benchmark
Hospitality; System gives department heads tools to ‘Think like A CFO’
and control expenses proactively daily. Combines occupancy, revenue
forecasting, labor productivity management, and food costing in one
package / September 2010