WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (PRWEB) August 06, 2019
Meetings.com, the premier site for booking and managing small to large meetings worldwide, announces the addition of Big Data through its partnership with TroopTravel, an award-winning start-up in the corporate group travel space.
By integrating a dynamic planning platform in front of its hotel sourcing and booking services, Meetings.com takes corporate event planning and travel to the next level by providing customers with a seamless, one-stop platform for free event registration, marketing, instant bookable group rates, G for groups and unmatched venue sourcing. The platform provides event planners and corporate buyers with the commercial might and cutting-edge technology-driven tools that save them the time and money needed to create better events.
“We’re thrilled to partner with TroopTravel and add this dynamic service to our product lineup. They have been a real trendsetter in the big data space continuing their upward swing with an end-to-end booking solution,” said Bas Lemmens, CEO of Meetings.com.
TroopTravel’s Big Data planning platform aggregates thousands of data points allowing customers to make informed decisions on corporate meetings and events planning. TroopTravel’s intelligent platform aggregates flight, hotel, transportation, visa requirements, security, CO2, and vat recovery to optimize meeting locations. The integration of Meetings.com now allows TroopTravel to take their services one step further, providing customers not only with the perfect event but with fulfillment services as well.
”After our customers have successfully planned their meetings and events on our platform, they continuously asked us whether we could help with the fulfillment. Thus, an integration of fulfillment services was just a logical step. By integrating Meetings.com into our site, we’ve immediately created massive value for our customers,” said Leonard Cremer, co-founder of TroopTravel.
Meetings.com is the leading provider of online services in the global hotel marketplace and an established resource for group event planners and hotel partners alike. Today, Meetings.com provides its travel technology expertise to over 5 million customers globally while servicing an estimated $10 billion in 2018.
One hundred travelers from 15 different starting locations. Where do we meet?, was is the initial challenge TroopTravel started to solve since it founded in 2017. The team saw the massive potential of saving money and time when being flexible on where to have a meeting. Their big data analysis platform pulls together thousands of data points which help travel and event planners to make informed decisions. Whether it is around travel cost, ease of travel, carbon footprint, travel policy, security, visa requirements, etc. the platform combines all relevant data points in one place.
TroopTravel’s work has won numerous industry awards such as the Disrupt Award at the Business Travel Show in 2018 or the Battle of the Pitches 2019 at BCD Travel’s Mindmeld conference. Today, Troop Travel is the strategic meetings & an events planning platform for several Fortune 500 companies.