Articles tagged “groups360”

What’s In Store for Meeting Booking Engine Groups360?

What’s In Store for Meeting Booking Engine Groups360?

Isaac Carey, Skift

After a significant investment, four major hotel companies now have a controlling interest in the booking engine Groups360. It's unclear if this sets it up for success — or failure.

6 months ago

Does a Hotel-Backed Meetings Booking Platform Stand a Chance?

Does a Hotel-Backed Meetings Booking Platform Stand a Chance?

Isaac Carey, Skift

Hotels need to be willing to make more investments — and to give up some of their control — if Groups360 is going to work.

6 months ago

Marriott, IHG, Accor and Hilton Invest in Meetings Booking Platform

Marriott, IHG, Accor and Hilton Invest in Meetings Booking Platform

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

The hotel industry has had a tough time improving the painful process of selling event space and room blocks to meeting planners. Perhaps this deal is a sign the sector is finally ready to invest in meaningful change to help repair the ecosystem.

6 months ago