of IDeaS Revenue Optimization
several new global locations, including Milan and 3 locations in India
Minneapolis, Minnesota - May 8, 2006 – IDeaS, the leading provider of revenue optimization solutions and one of the industry’s fastest growing technology companies today announced an update on the ongoing roll-out of IDeaS Revenue Optimization at Hyatt International properties around the world. Hyatt International, a long-time partner and client of IDeaS, has been converting various properties from IDeaS enterprise solution to IDeaS acclaimed ASP product throughout the last year. In addition, the company has been installing IDeaS ASP solution in additional Hyatt hotels, most recently the Park Hyatt Milan, Hyatt Regency Auckland, Grand Hyatt Mumbai, Hyatt Regency in Delhi, and the Hyatt Regency in Mumbai with several others planned to go live throughout 2006 and onwards.
“The seamless integration between the IDeaS solution and Hyatt International’s proprietary central reservation system, Reserve, allows Hyatt International a single image inventory that can be centrally optimized,” said Sara Kearney, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Hyatt International. “ This single image inventory allows us to centrally consolidate our rooms so our distribution channels are selling from the same optimized inventory.”
For a global company such as Hyatt International the benefits inherent within IDeaS ASP solution were highly desirable. The ability to help their hotels revenue manage their inventory from anywhere, anyplace, anytime has become a necessity.
“Hyatt International continues to be one of the industry’s most visionary companies,” said Ed Booth, Chairman and CEO of IDeaS. “We highly value the relationship we have with them and look forward to working with them as they continue to break ground in hospitality leadership.”
Hyatt International a part of Global Hyatt operates 90 hotels and resorts in 39 countries, with 33 new hotels under development. Hyatt International specializes in deluxe and luxury hotels with facilities and services for the discerning traveler. Hyatt has expanded its core brand, Hyatt Regency, to include Grand Hyatt, Park Hyatt, and Hyatt Resort properties worldwide.
For additional information on Hyatt International and IDeaS see related release: Hyatt International converts properties to IDeaS ASP solution with plans to add more hotels throughout 2005 and 2006, June 21, 2005.
About Global Hyatt Corporation
There are 215 Hyatt branded hotels and resorts (over 90,000 rooms) in 43 countries around the world, operating under the Hyatt®, Hyatt Regency®, Grand Hyatt® and Park Hyatt® brands. Currently, there are an additional 30 Hyatt hotels and resorts under development, including 11 new hotels in China. Hyatt Corporation (domestic U.S., Canada and Caribbean hotels) and Hyatt International Corporation (international properties) are subsidiaries of Chicago-based Global Hyatt Corporation. Global Hyatt Corporation is also the owner of Hyatt Vacation Ownership, Inc. operators of the Hyatt Vacation Club (timeshare and fractional residential product), Hyatt Equities, L.L.C. (hotel ownership), Select Hotel Group L.L.C. (which owns, operates and franchises AmeriSuites hotels, Hyatt Place and Summerfield Suites hotels) and U.S. Franchise Systems, Inc. (which franchises Hawthorn Suites, and Microtel Inns and Suites).
From the U.S. and Canada, reservations for any Hyatt hotel worldwide may be obtained by calling 1-888-591-1234 or logging onto www.hyatt.com.
Integrated Decisions and Systems, Inc. (IDeaS) is the leading provider of hospitality focused pricing and revenue optimization solutions. IDeaS products offer award-winning technical innovation paired with unsurpassed personalized support. Our products are specifically designed to provide hoteliers with a clear vision to their data, thereby giving them greater control over their business.
IDeaS primary market focus is the global hospitality industry. The company’s clients include some of the most-prestigious companies in the world, including InterContinental Hotels Group, Hyatt International, Hilton International, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Millennium Hotels and Resorts, Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts, Shangri-La, Kempinski Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels, Universal Orlando, Travelodge UK, Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts, The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino, Vail Resorts and Gaylord Entertainment properties, such as Gaylord Opryland.
Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, IDeaS maintains global technology, support and sales offices in North America, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia and Asia. For more information, visit www.ideas.com or call +1 952 698 4200.
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