Irvine, CA (PRWEB) October 02, 2013
BookingPal is proud to announce and welcome as its new COO - Eric Mason. Mr. Mason comes to BookingPal having Wyndham Exchange and Rentals where he served as Vice President of Global Product & Business Development for six years. He has also served as Executive Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development at NAVIS as well as an Independent Consultant to various Travel and Leisure Companies. Mr. Mason brings a wealth of expertise and leadership from within the hospitality industry that will facilitate the development and growth of BookingPal. He is a globally minded strategist who offers BookingPal his in-depth understanding of the vacation rental industry, consumer trends and technology.
“Eric’s unparalleled track record in travel distribution and technology, as well as his steadfast support for the vacation rental industry, makes him the ideal addition to the leadership team for BookingPal during this time of rapid innovation as the vacation rental industry continues to see explosive growth," said Mark McSweeney , Executive Director of the Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA).
BookingPal offers a new and effective vacation rental distribution coupled with an integrated guest generation platform to better serve clients throughout the industry. BookingPal is allowing property managers and owners to make their vacation rental, campground and RV park properties available to Online Travel Agencies, travel websites, and tour operators worldwide while providing OTAs with access to a wider range of national and international properties to offer to their clients. With BookingPal, home-related listing sites can move into the vacation rental industry, bringing together the vacation rental marketplace among vacation rental suppliers and distributors by gathering an inventory of vacation rental properties for increased revenue and client offerings.
“We are very excited here at BookingPal to have Eric join our team as COO. Eric’s years of experience in the industry and his proven track record as a leader in vacation rentals are invaluable to us. Eric will be a great asset to BookingPal and his understanding of vacation rental and distribution will help to accelerate our growth,” said Alex Aydin, founder and CEO of BookingPal.
BookingPal, launched earlier this year, is a cloud based travel technology company, delivering a global distribution system and a centralized booking platform for vacation rental properties including homes, timeshare resorts, campgrounds and RV parks. Vacation Rental Property Owners and Managers can develop their online presence and increase their bookings through distribution of their inventory via BookingPal’s worldwide distribution channels. Every vacation property can utilize BookingPal’s guest generation platform to maximize profits and increase efficiency in their online performance.