The calendar is getting ready to turn yet again. The DMC world is changing, and it’s time to take stock of how DMCs can position themselves for success in the future. The hard truth is that vaults of local knowledge, wonderful supplier relationships and an outstanding destination aren’t enough to grow business by themselves. The keys to success exist in the myriad small ways DMCs differentiate themselves from the competition and continually strive to improve the way they do business, both internally and with clients.
VIPER has changed a lot in the last 6 months, and we’ve released a host of new features designed to maximize your VIPER experience by enabling DMCs to work smarter and more efficiently. Take a look at the videos below, and make sure your team is utilizing VIPER to its full potential. We’d love to hear your thoughts on our new tools, so please send us some feedback when you get a chance.
It’s no secret hotels are getting buried in an avalanche of electronic RFPs. Remember the good ol’ days when every RFP represented a realistic piece of potential business? The sheer number of online RFPs many hotels are receiving is overwhelming, and many are neither a good fit for the hotel, nor the client.
The team at Hooklu fully understands the challenges of running a business, so we’re aware that every cost needs to be analyzed to determine it’s value. When building Hooklu, one of our top priorities was to create a product and cost structure that would ensure a solid ROI for our customers, quickly and easily.
Resisting modernization is a dangerous tactic for any company. Sure, there’s a beautiful nostalgia that accompanies seeing the sculpted hood ornament on a classic car or hearing the crackle of an old vinyl record, but you don’t win business on the back of fond vintage memories. No matter how attached you are to the way you do things, there’s a faster, more efficient solution out there. Businesses that don’t get on board will find themselves in the same camp as the drivers of those classic cars: getting left in the dust.
VIPER makes technology solutions for DMCs. We know exactly the type of tools DMCs need to succeed because we started as a DMC ourselves. Learn a little more about VIPER, and give us a call when you’re ready to find out how we can take your DMC to the next level.
Technology is advancing in the DMC industry, and it isn’t slowing down anytime soon. You’ve just been waiting for the right time to make the leap. The time is now.
We’ve been hard at work to continue improving VIPER, and we want to make sure you’re getting the most out of using all VIPER’s newest features. Take a look at this video highlighting some of what VIPER is capable of today. We’d love to discuss how your business can best implement these features to maximize your VIPER experience. Just give us a call; we’d be happy to help get you up to speed today.
It’s no secret DMCs have a lot of content and that it can be difficult to effectively create, organize and utilize it all. At VIPER, we’re taking a different approach to managing DMC content by building tools to work smarter. Take a look at the newest features we’ve designed to help DMCs take control of their content and work more effectively.