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RLH Corporation and the Hello Rewards App

We were thrilled to work with RLH Corporation on the release of their updated Hello Rewards App earlier this month. “We built the Hello Rewards App with the modern traveler in mind,” said SVP and Chief Information Officer John Edwards. Some of the key updated features include: More convenient mobile keys built to work with multiple door locks, letting owners … Read More

What is GDPR and What does it Mean for Hotels?

The EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a huge change designed to protect data privacy as it pertains to EU citizens. Approved on April 14, 2016, this regulation takes effect May 25, 2018, and applies to any organization collecting data on EU citizens, no matter the location of the organization. Compliance is mandatory for anyone processing data on EU … Read More

Artificial Intelligence and the Guest Experience

Written by Monscierge Software Engineer, Matt Owens. Amazon’s Alexa is a cloud-based voice service that allows software developers to build natural voice experiences that offer customers a more intuitive way to interact with the technology they use every day. The Alexa voice service raises interesting questions about the future of artificial intelligence technology in the hospitality industry. Monscierge makes connecting … Read More

Redefining the Guest Journey through Personalization

Over the last few months, we’ve been talking a lot about “killing the cheeseplate”. This phrase came from the early days of Monscierge as we were working with staff at a local hotel. When asked how he would change hotel operations, one staff member said he would kill the cheeseplate. He explained that he delivered a cheeseplate as a welcome … Read More

Mobile Apps’ Effect on the Guest Experience

The latest J.D Power study measuring guest satisfaction across hotel segments had a major focus on mobility this year. The study uses seven factors to determine guest satisfaction, including reservation, check-in/check-out, rooms, F&B, services, facilities, and fees. Concerning mobile, Rick Garlick (J.D. Power Practice Lead – travel and hospitality) had this to say, “As mobile usage becomes increasingly ubiquitous for … Read More