Dallas, Texas (18th July 2012) - Lanyon today announced a new way for hotel buyers and suppliers to connect to the $76B* leisure hotel market. Lanyon and Employee Travel Specials (“ETS”) have partnered to provide exclusive private access and unique deals to Lanyon’s growing list of leading corporate customers.
By integrating the ETS solution into their existing Lanyon Online Customer Hotel Directory, Lanyon customers can provide their employees with access to significant costs savings for their personal hotel needs. This partnership provides Lanyon’s participating hotel clients with private access to over 40 million employees and can help their properties fill their rooms when they need it most.
Highlights of the ETS program include,
- No cost for corporations to enroll or employees to book
- Corporate control on which suppliers to promote to employees
- Access to unique deals with over 60,000 worldwide properties
- Production reporting on brand and property bookings (personal information protected)
- Full customer care model for travelers using the site
“Rarely in business is there an opportunity to create a real win for multiple stakeholders in one deal”, said Todd Tyler, President & CEO Lanyon. “By partnering with Employee Travel Specials, we have created new value for corporate clients by enhancing employee engagement with their managed hotel program, for employees with cost savings for their personal needs and for participating hotels by providing enhanced access to a huge base of qualified demand”.
Employee Travel Specials has been selected by some of the largest corporations and travel management companies in the United States as their official leisure hotel provider. The ETS leisure program compliments a company’s existing managed hotel program and provides employees with travel savings for their personal travel.
* (Data from the American Hotel & Lodging Association)
About Lanyon Established in 1984 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Lanyon is the leading hospitality solutions provider connecting corporations, hotels, serviced apartments and travel intermediaries in the largest online global hospitality marketplace. Lanyon’s solutions are used by over 625 corporations and 320 hospitality brands representing over 93,000 properties.
For more information, please visit www.lanyon.com.
For further information please contact: Mike Boult, Chief Commercial Officer, Lanyon email@example.com