How does it work?
The Hotelier Academy, is a member-based Community of Hoteliers, which allows its members to:
- Access Free hotelier tips that help them improve their sales & marketing strategy.
- Discover inspiring hotel case studies, and get ideas about how to develop their own hotel.
- Follow free online courses about Hotel Marketing, Sales, Operation and Gastronomy.
The full-functional platform is currently under development
Which needs does it cover?
With the evolution of the Hotelier Market being fast and continuous, modern hoteliers face a serious lack of time for studying the new methods and tactics. The Hotelier Academy simplifies the information and provides its members with high quality content and tips, that will help them enrich their knowledge and easily get informed about what’s new in the hotelier industry.
Certified Professionals in new fields
The Hotelier Academy, filling the gap of knowledge due to the high speed of evolution, provides high-end certification courses, that allow hoteliers discover skillful employees in new fields of activity and expertise. At the same time, hotel professionals who follow the courses, are able to give to their resumes an important added value.
Personalized, consulting-oriented training
Modern Hoteliers are fully aware of the fact that today, more than ever, their staff needs to follow an advanced and professional training, in order to ensure the top quality level of their business. Moreover, the personalized and how-to consulting by experienced professionals, can give an important competitive advantage to their hotel, supporting their efforts for improving their strategy and services. The Hotelier Academy uses its knowledge and experience to cover the need for personalized consulting-oriented training for hotels, filling an important industry gap.
Which is the business model with the Hotels?
Hotel Industry Professionals can access the Hotelier Academy and its content for free. However, they are able to purchase additional special services, such as:
Staff Training Events
The Hotelier Academy organizes personalized events in the hotel grounds, where, according to the property needs, an advanced training to the hotel’s various departments is provided and valuable, one-off personalized consulting tips are given to the hotel management.
Hoteliers can purchase advanced courses built by experienced hotel professionals, and add important skills to their resume that can unlock key work positions or improve their production in their current position.
What is the Innovation?
The innovation of the Hotelier Academy, is that it has managed to convert the role of a classic media website, into a modern digital knowledge source, that translates news and information into useful, strategic hotelier tips, which are at the disposal of all hotel professionals who are following the platform. Also, the Hotelier Academy focuses on "educational and training" services for the hotelier industry, filling an important market gap.
Who are its Competitors?
The main competitors of the Hotelier Academy are big Tourism Oriented Websites. Most of them, however, focus on providing the information in the form of "news", while the Hotelier Academy concentrates on consulting and training topics, becoming a one-of-a-kind project in the global industry.
Is there any additional revenue potential?
As a strong, influential source for the hotelier industry, the Hotelier Academy presents a great advertising potential for companies that want to target hoteliers, for promoting their products and services. Also, Hotel suppliers can use the Hotelier Academy to build campaigns or boost new manuals for their companies.