Amex GBT Launches Covid Data Hub
Amex GBT Launches Covid Data Hub

Business Travel News (BTN) · 7 Jul

... American Express Global Business Travel has a new open resource for corporate travelers and travel managers to access information and updates related to ...

On-demand webinar: React, Respond, Recover - Canada

SiteMinder Blog · 21 May

... industry experts discuss the reality for your hotel in the fallout of COVID-19, how you can react and respond now, and how you can recover amidst a world of new ...

Digital Deployments Made Simple: Unlock a New Profit Center through PCI Compliance
Digital Deployments Made Simple: Unlock a New Profit Center through PCI Compliance

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 15 May

... Barbecue Pit, Porto’s Bakery, Seasoned Brands and NuArx answered the age-old question, how do you move to a platform that’s able to handle these sexy new ...

Payment Processing Data: Severe Impact on Hotels

hotelbusiness.com · 3 Apr

... Payments, an integrated payment processing solutions company, has launched of Shift4Cares.com, a round-the-clock online resource for government agencies, news ...

Marriott International Suffers Another Data Breach

Hotel Interactive · 2 Apr

... Marriott International has suffered a major security breach – its second in three years, according to Yahoo News. ...

Rules And Rewards: Is There A Business Opportunity In GDPR?
Rules And Rewards: Is There A Business Opportunity In GDPR?

CWT · 18 Feb

... Or does it contribute to new opportunities for a thriving and sustainable digital landscape, for the long term? Now that most of the 'heavy lift' has been done with GDPR, businesses can focus on turning these new rules into rewards with consumer-centric processes A new business partner? There has been a fundamental shift in the online user's decision-making power as a result of GDPR. In doing so, they can approach regulatory requirements as a collaborative partnership with the user, resulting in new business benefits. Another saying is that data is the new gold. ...

Hotel Managers and Owners Be Warned – You are Responsible for Your Hotel’s Data Security
Hotel Managers and Owners Be Warned – You are Responsible for Your Hotel’s Data Security — By Robert E. Braun

JMBM · 16 Jan

... Lessons From the Marriott International "Glitch" California Adopts the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 GDPR: What you need to know about the EEU's new ...

Cloudbusting - On Cloud Systems, IT, GDPR, And Data Breaches
Cloudbusting - On Cloud Systems, IT, GDPR, And Data Breaches — By Simone Puorto

simonepuorto.com · 7 Jan

... New generations wouldn't even think about getting the servers, because, for them, it's just an automatic thing to have software as a service. Having said that, not all hotel system are as so straight forward to be fit in marketplaces: if you get a new revenue management system, for instance, ...

CCPA: Hotel Loyalty Programs, Data Retention and the Brave New World of Privacy
CCPA: Hotel Loyalty Programs, Data Retention and the Brave New World of Privacy — By Robert E. Braun

JMBM · 20 Dec

... In early 2018, Alistair McTaggart, a California real estate developer, led an effort to include a new privacy law - the Consumer Right to Privacy Act of Complying with the CCPA Hotels that are subject to the requirements of the CCPA will need to implement new systems and procedures to comply with the statute ...

Stonebridge Companies Takes Control With The New VENZA Everest Ltd. Package
Stonebridge Companies Takes Control With The New VENZA Everest Ltd. Package

VENZA · 25 Oct

... "We are glad Stonebridge Companies is among the first to take advantage of this new package from VENZA." ...

FAQ: How Cendyn is preparing for CCPA
FAQ: How Cendyn is preparing for CCPA

Cendyn™ · 14 Oct

... To help prepare our customers, we've prepared a Q & A below to educate our clients on the new legislature, how hotels need to prepare and what we're doing This new legislation has a wide impact as well as a broad focus. What is Cendyn's representation of the new law? ...

Building upon their previous output, HTNG’s GDPR for Hospitality Workgroup releases a more comprehensive white paper for the industry
Building upon their previous output, HTNG’s GDPR for Hospitality Workgroup releases a more comprehensive white paper for the industry

HTNG · 10 Oct

... HTNG formed a GDPR for Hospitality Workgroup which produced a framework and a self-assessment tool to help the hospitality industry prepare for this new ...

GDPR Comes To California. Is Your Hotel Compliant?
GDPR Comes To California. Is Your Hotel Compliant? — By Thomas McDermott

Tambourine · 20 Sep

... Initially, the new law made hoteliers hit the panic button. "Some hoteliers were rightly concerned," said Stephen Rosen, Partner at Tambourine. the state level, with California paving the way with what will likely become the first in a series of similar legislation in states like Florida and New "The good news," says Rosen. "Is that CCPA is fundamentally based on GDPR. Updating of all privacy policy information, to include the new California resident privacy rights. The firm, now in its 34th year, is located in New York City, Carlsbad and Fort Lauderdale. Please visit: www.Tambourine.com. ...

ICO's One-Two Punch Hits Marriott with GDPR Fine
ICO's One-Two Punch Hits Marriott with GDPR Fine

Business Travel News (BTN) · 10 Jul

After sending a chill through the European business community on Monday by levying a record $230 million fine on British Airways for a June 2018 data

BA Faces Hefty GDPR Fine
BA Faces Hefty GDPR Fine

Business Travel News (BTN) · 8 Jul

British Airways is facing a fine of 183.39 million pounds from the U.K. Information Commissioner's Office for infringements of the General Data Prote

Google May Face New U.S. Justice Department Antitrust Probe

skift.com - Digital · 1 Jun

The momentum is certainly building for a renewed looked into Google's business practices as they relate to antitrust issues. As part of that, a wide

Privacy Reg Compliance (GDPR, CCPA) Made Easy With Venza’s New Partnership
Privacy Reg Compliance (GDPR, CCPA) Made Easy With Venza’s New Partnership

VENZA · 20 May

As the hospitality industry's guide in today's ever more treacherous journey toward data protection, VENZA has always sought to provide up-to-date ex

Data protection rules, one year on: Anticipating a second wave - HITEC Europe Preview
Data protection rules, one year on: Anticipating a second wave - HITEC Europe Preview — By Stuart Pallister

Hospitality Net · 4 Mar

... That was due to the introduction of new regulations in Europe which imposed — in theory at least — substantial penalties on any firm breaching the rules Had companies overreacted to the introduction of the new digital privacy rules? 'Networking, education and finding new things' On HITEC Europe, April 9-11 in Mallorca, Spain, Kettern says: "The networking aspect is very important as Kettern says he'll be taking a look at the new technologies on offer and will be meeting suppliers on the exhibition floor, and not just the central aisles "So, it's networking, education and finding new things … It's going to be fun." ...

GDPRapp Solves GDPR Risk Exposure for Hospitality
GDPRapp Solves GDPR Risk Exposure for Hospitality

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 1 Feb

... GDPRapp is a new solution of mobile apps that work on all mobile phones, tablets, laptops, and desktops. ...

Guest Privacy - It's Your Business | Robert Braun
Guest Privacy - It's Your Business | Robert Braun — By Robert E. Braun

JMBM · 8 Dec

... Not only does this trend increase the likelihood of a breach by adding new access points to the system; these programs collect even more data, making a A New Legal Landscape While the hospitality industry continues to grapple with data breaches and the vulnerability of existing systems, recent legal developments It is more than just adopting a new privacy policy; it requires concrete actions, and recording those actions. And GDPR is not the end of the story. Addressing both the GDPR and CaCPA requires new policies and procedures. The hospitality industry is facing both continuing challenges protecting the personal data of guests, as well as grappling with a new legal landscape. ...

What’s Haunting Hotel Marketers This Halloween?
What’s Haunting Hotel Marketers This Halloween? — By Dave Spector

Tambourine · 31 Oct

... When trying to attract candidates who might also be considering options ranging from joining Silicon Valley giants to creating hip new startups, hotel ...

Risking GDPR Penalties By Not Wiping The Memory From Old It Equipment
Risking GDPR Penalties By Not Wiping The Memory From Old It Equipment

hoteldesigns.net · 19 Oct

... This news is perhaps less surprising given the research also found that 97% of hospitality businesses surveyed did not have an official process or protocol ...

Letter from the HFTP Global President: At the End of the Year, We Reflect on the Best of the Year

HFTP Connect · 28 Sep

... As we prepare to transition to the new HFTP Global board at the 2018 Annual Convention in October, I would like to take the time to reflect on my year ...