The Future of PMS Platforms.
About Filip Kühnel
With a solid background in Business Administration Filip started his working career in the US working in marketing division of PA Dept. of Agriculture. After one year of experience Filip was recruited as General Manager of a Boutique Hotel in his hometown of Prague, Czech Rep where he successfully implemented a strategy for the hotel to be awarded international ‘ECO-friendly’ certification – the first hotel in the Czech Rep to achieve that status. Filip then took his career to the largest Czech hotel chain ‘OREA HOTELS’. 3 years as the EAM to the Group GM prepared him for succession as GM, where he spent 3 years managing 20 hotels with more than 4000 rooms. Filip is now Managing Partner and Dir of Sales at HOTELTIME SOLUTIONS, the PMS company. As an established provider of cloud-based systems HotelTime is now rapidly expanding beyond continental Europe into the UK and this year opens regional offices in East Africa the Middle East and Asia. With a unique set of product HotelTime is poised to become a global player in PMS and POS.
The hotel-tech market is very dynamic and for hoteliers it is very easy to get lost. The seminar will give an overview of the main direction of the market and explain to the attendees what are the “must have” solutions and also some useful other
additions available. We will also discuss the way to integrate these solutions. What are pro´s and con´s of ‘all-in one’ platform and the philosophy of a so-called Open Platform.