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InnPoints Worldwide and EZYield.com Complete Interface
Seamless interface enhances hotel channel management capabilities
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. AND WINTER SPRINGS, FLA. — JUNE 16, 2009 — InnPoints Worldwide, a provider of reservation marketing and technology solutions for independent hotels, today announced the completion of a successful interface with EZYield.com, the leader of automated online channel management solutions for the worldwide hospitality industry. The new interface allows InnPoints’ hotel clients to connect to over 400 forward distribution channels, while EZYield.com clients benefit from integrated GDS/IDS connectivity.
“The seamless interface between InnPoints’ MyCRS central reservation system and EZYield.com allows hotels to manage all distribution channels, especially merchant programs previously managed through individual extranets, through one user-friendly tool,” said Marie Lassiter, VP of Operations for InnPoints Worldwide. “The EZYield.com interface is another step in our continued efforts to provide the latest technology and progressive solutions for our independent and group hotel clients. Our unique service offering now provides a fully integrated solution for GDS/IDS distribution, booking engine, property management system, voice reservations and channel management.“
As technologies begin to seamlessly interface with each other the combined effort creates opportunities to save time, reduce errors and streamline workloads.
“We’ve always been a strong supporter of technology partnerships that provide real benefits and value-added features for the end user,” stated Ed St. Onge, president of EZYield.com. “This partnership creates greater synergies for communication, product development and customer service; three principles that have guided our business growth since we began EZYield.com.”
Combining the strength of InnPoints’ MyCRS and EZYield.com’s forward distribution channel management software is a benefit that will provide the opportunity for more bookings and more consumer visibility worldwide.
InnPoints Worldwide is a diversified reservation marketing organization and proven leader in electronic distribution and channel marketing. From its World Headquarters in Albuquerque and offices in Dallas, Chicago, Santa Rosa, Canada, UK, Sweden, Italy, and Greece, InnPoints Worldwide provides voice, GDS/IDS reservation technology, a web-based property management system, website booking engines, revenue management and strategic marketing programs for over 1800 hotels worldwide. www.innpoints.com and www.myhms.com
About EZ Yield.com, Inc.
Since revolutionizing hotel marketing in 2002 with the introduction of the world’s first automated channel management solution, EZYield.com has remained the undisputed leader in online distribution technology. Today, over 2,000 hotel properties in 62 countries around the globe utilize EZYield.com’s technologically advanced channel management software to simplify and streamline the distribution of rates and inventory. EZYield.com’s dynamic web-based platform allows hoteliers to simultaneously manage all contracted websites through one easy to use interface, offering multiple languages and 168 currencies to over 400 forward distribution channels worldwide. With headquarters in Winter Springs, Florida, EZYield.com maintains offices in the U.S., Australia, Germany, France, Spain and Italy. For more information, please visit www.ezyield.com or call 407.629.0900.
Phoenix F. Smith
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