Articles tagged “stayful”

Hotel Booking Site Stayful Winds Down and WorldVentures Holdings Picks Up the Pieces

Hotel Booking Site Stayful Winds Down and WorldVentures Holdings Picks Up the Pieces

Dennis Schaal, Skift

We've seen it over and over again by now: Given the vast marketing resources of major players in the hotel booking arena, it is extremely hard for startups to build their brand with consumers. Building a business-to-business company is somewhat easier but Stayful's pivot might have come too late.

2 years ago

Stayful Rolls Out Clever Mobile Business Model to Onboard Boutique Hotels

Stayful Rolls Out Clever Mobile Business Model to Onboard Boutique Hotels

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Stayful is counting on boutique and independent hotels giving up some control in exchange for free mobile services and incremental revenue. Free has a track record of working although properties will have to consider the tradeoffs.

3 years ago

Stayful’s CEO Says It Has the Key to Marketing to Value-Conscious Millennials

Stayful’s CEO Says It Has the Key to Marketing to Value-Conscious Millennials

Greg Oates, Skift

To attract the attention and loyalty of Millennials today, hotels and booking sites need to communicate relevant hotel and destination content instantaneously and conveniently on mobile.

3 years ago

Startup Stories: Travel Industry Veteran Cheryl Rosner on Knowing What You Stand For

Startup Stories: Travel Industry Veteran Cheryl Rosner on Knowing What You Stand For

Dennis Schaal, Skift

For travel startups, company culture is more than window-dressing. It can have a lot to do with whether or not you survive to fight another day.

4 years ago