Attracting today’s bride requires a new way of showcasing and selling weddings, and providing tools that today’s bride expects.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) March 05, 2014
Honeymoon Wishes, provider of the world’s leading online honeymoon gift registry and now, the Wedding Optimizer™, has announced it will launch their newest feature: a travel agent portal featuring their Wedding Optimizer ™ partners, at the Romance Travel Forum being held at Paradisus Cancun, May 12 – 14, 2014.
“We are excited to launch the new travel agent portal and share the evolution of booking weddings of our resort partners with our network of over 58,000 travel agent and wedding industry affiliates," says Kristin Stark, President of Honeymoon Wishes. She adds, "We felt the Romance Travel Forum was the perfect place to launch our program as the show is specifically focused on destination weddings and honeymoons. Many of our Wedding Optimizer ™ partners will be on hand as we showcase their hotels, resorts and ships walking travel agents through the portals at the show."
With the Wedding Optimizer ™ Travel Agent Portal, the wedding availability calendar of participating hotels and resorts will be distributed through the Honeymoon Wishes network of travel agent affiliate sites to make it easier for them book destination weddings.
70% of brides want to ensure their wedding date is available before booking their destination wedding and rooms. Steve Simmons from Honeymoons Inc. says, “During a training in our office, we were introduced to Honeymoon Wishes "Wedding Calendar" program. Our agents are excited to have this tool available on our own website to access and book destination weddings with ease. Using the Optimizer takes away the need to call the resorts or send multiple emails just to find out availability so that we can book our clients' stays and weddings."
The Wedding Optimizer ™ is a web based solution branded for each partner that provides interactive wedding products customized to fit the needs of each property. In addition to providing a consumer interface for travel agents and wedding couples to hold or book a wedding, the Optimizer creates a weddings platform interface that today’s millennial bride expects. In addition, the Optimizer provides a back end administration system which allows the resorts’ coordinators to focus more executing an exceptional hands on weddings instead of doing mundane paperwork and increases sales by showcasing the extras and by streamlining the wedding planning processes.
“Attracting today’s bride,” adds Stark, “in this competitive environment requires a new way of thinking about showcasing weddings, creating new revenue strategies and providing solutions that today’s bride expects. Our Wedding Optimizer ™ easily and affordably provides that differentiation.”
For more information, please contact: Kristin Stark kstark (at) honeymoonwishes (dot) com 858-605-1500
About Honeymoon Wishes
Since 2003 Honeymoon Wishes and their honeymoon bridal registry technology has directly connected brides and grooms to resorts and cruise lines around the world. Honeymoon Wishes provides the most advanced tools to create bridal registries centered on honeymoon travel and the Wedding Optimizer™. The company is the exclusive registry provider for over 300+ travel suppliers and 58,000 travel agents and wedding planners.