The Hotel Tech Awards 2023 provided us with another reason to celebrate. hotelkit ranked first as best digital solution for hotels in the categories Best Staff Collaboration, Best Employee Engagement Software, Best Hotel Maintenance Software, Best Hotel Operations Platform and Best Housekeeping Software. Next to that, we were also delighted to be honored with the People’s Choice Award and to rank among the 10 Best Places to work in Hotel Tech.
Communicating brand standards and SOPs efficiently to hundreds of hotels via a single platform is now possible for Chema Basterrechea, President for EMEA at Radisson Hotel Group. In this interview, he tells us how hotelkit contributes to the Hotel Group’s vision and how it enables cooperation and innovation within the hotel chain.
This year, we are celebrating 10 years of hotelkit. The perfect occasion for our CEO and cofounder Marius Donhauser to take a look back. And just as any good story, the story of hotelkit isn't short of suspense, surprising turns and vibrant personalities. Marius portrays, how everything started and how, after many ascents and descents, we ended up where we are today.
Cooperation and shared decision-making have always played an important role in the young and agile Salzburg-based tech company hotelkit. And the company wanted to maintain these values as it evolved from start-up to scale-up. In this article, CEO Marius Donhauser portrays how this was achieved with the implementation of the Holacracy model.
A lot can happen in 10 years: We started out as a team of three developers and one hotelier. By now, we are a highly specialized team of 100 and our start-up has evolved into an established tech company attracting clients all over the world. In this article, Marius Donhauser explains how his role as CEO has changed along with the company.
The practice of hygiene has always been of significant importance in hotels. The Covid pandemic has reinforced this awareness but has also increased the complexity of the regulations. But what is the best way to document the current hygiene measures in a time-saving manner and how to communicate these to the entire team? Find out more in this article.
And the awards keep coming! In what is quickly becoming a very welcome tradition, hotelkit has once again taken home several awards at the 2022 Hotel Tech Awards. We won first place in the categories Best Staff Collaboration Tool, Best Preventative Maintenance Software and Best Employee Engagement Software. Third place in the Best Workplace category and a People's Choice Award were added bonuses.