Virdee | April 26, 2022
The integration allows The Chicago Hotel Collection to provide a completely contactless guest experience, including mobile or kiosk check-in, while improving guest satisfaction at each touchpoint. AUSTIN, Texas – April 26 – Virdee, which delivers digital check-in and virtual concierge services to the lodging industry, has announced a partnership with The Chicago Hotel Collection, a group of five boutique hotels in Chicago's premier neighborhoods: River North, Magnificent Mile, Wrigleyville, and Millennium Park. Currently, the Chicago Hotel Collection Magnificent Mile location utilizes Virdee Virtual Reception to offer a fully contac...
Virdee | March 1, 2022
Silverton Partners leads latest financing to accelerate growth of contactless check-in solution for hotels AUSTIN, Texas – March 1 – Virdee, a leader in digital check-in and virtual concierge technology, has closed its Series Seed Financing of nearly $9 million to accelerate its position as the leading contactless check-in provider to the hotel industry. The investment follows an April 2021 financing round with Austin-based Silverton Partners, LiveOak Venture Partners, as well as hotel technology investors DJR Advisors. Silverton Partners leads this latest investment alongside all investors from the prior funding. “This financi...
Virdee | February 2, 2022
AUSTIN, TX – February 2, 2022 – Virdee, a SaaS company delivering digital check-in and virtual concierge services to the hospitality and commercial real estate industries, was named one of Austin’s 22 hottest start-up companies to watch by Built in Austin, a platform connecting innovators, employers and investors in the hot Austin, Texas, tech market. The recognition comes on the heels of a year of rapid growth for Virdee in 2021, including the addition of new properties and brands to its customer portfolio and the expansion of partnerships to include all major lock companies and other key tech providers in the hotel space, further a...
Virdee Becomes ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions Certified Partner to Advance Industry’s End-to-End Contactless Check-In Abilities
Virdee | March 10, 2021
Integration provides Virdee and ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions hospitality customers with a seamless virtual reception and contactless access solution AUSTIN, Texas– March 10, 2021 - Virdee, a SaaS company serving the lodging, multifamily and commercial real estate industries, announced today it has entered into the Certified Partner program by ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions (OTCMKTS: ASAZY), a global leader in access solutions, to deliver a robust contactless check-in and Mobile Access solution to joint hospitality customers and third-party integrators. Virdee’s secure, contactless check-in flow allows ID-verified users to obtain keys for...
ALICE | May 16, 2017
by Alex Shashou For hotels that outsource their concierge services, request management technology can be a valuable tool to connect outsourced service providers with these hotels' in-house staff and operations. This improves the management of guest requests as well as the communication between your third-party concierge and your staff and between your third-party concierge and your guests, guaranteeing better guest service. The Rise of the Outsourced, Virtual Concierge Outsourcing concierge services in hotels is nothing new - bus companies and other hospitality brands have been placing their agents in hotels for years - but the ubiquity...
Robert Rauch | May 2, 2017
by Robert Rauch No, for those of you who appreciated Alvin Lee and Ten Years After as a kid, this is not about music. This is about the 10 year anniversary of the technology explosion caused by Facebook, Twitter, iPhone and Android. Technology has finally been applied to hotels – it's about time! Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, Text, Chat and much more are here to stay. The rise of digital technology has molded a new kind of traveler, one who embraces available tools and uses them to jump across industry-defined silos. These new travelers do not need handholding; they need the resources and technology to be able to be se...
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