InnDependent Boutique Collection (IBC Hotels, Inc.), division of InnSuites® Hospitality Trust has entered into a long-term marketing agreement with INNJOY Travel, LLC.
The exclusive partnership connects IBC’s nearly 4000 independent hotel members worldwide to INNJOY Travel’s quickly growing activity-based traveler network. IBC Hotel caters to savvy travelers that thrive on unique experiences, making the partnership with InnJOYtravel.com a natural fit.
“We are pleased to grow along with IBC Hotels’ properties,” said Jason McKee, INNJOY Travel, LLC, President. “The ability to offer our travelers the diversity and selection of IBC Hotels, Inc. along with our proprietary matching system of experiences, this partnership offers an unprecedented booking system in the travel space.”
Developed on a mobile platform, www.INNJOYtravel.com, is a content based travel site that markets lodging providers to consumers by matching activities and common interests rather than by price or brand. Consumers book directly with IBC Hotels, which improves the guest experience and profitability of lodging partners.
“Our mission at IBC Hotels is to continually drive cost-effective bookings for independent hotels,” says Pamela Barnhill, President and COO of InnSuites Hospitality Trust. “The synergy between INNJOY Travel and IBC Hotels creates powerful opportunities for both companies. This agreement is one of the benefits we bring to the table for our member hotels that would be difficult to accomplish as standalone properties.”
ABOUT IBC (INNDEPENDENT BOUTIQUE COLLECTION) HOTELS
IBC (www.ibchotels.com) founded by Pamela JW Barnhill who grew up in the independent hotel business, daughter of an Independent Hotelier/Owner/Manager, Pamela experienced first-hand the sales and marketing trials and lack of cost-effective operations resources for independent hoteliers. To combat the lack of affordable resources, Pamela founded IBC (InnDependent Boutique Collection) Hotels, which is network of independent hotels to address this problem of feeling like operating on an island.
To date, Pamela's experience as President and COO running independent hotels has proven invaluable, as she has successfully tested these sales/marketing/operations methods. IBC Hotels has a no-risk solution for many independent hotel owners — Pay only 10% of the incremental revenue based on reservations IBC sends the hotel and get both added reservations and a strong independent complementary brand. No long-term contracts, no high fees. No Hassle. Also, hotels get a FREE Frequent Traveler Program.
IBC was founded by Independent Hoteliers and knows what it means to run a hotel independently and the challenges it bears. "Solutions for Independent Hoteliers by Independent Hoteliers"™. For more information, please visit: www.ibchotels.com or call 1 (602) 944-1500.
About InnJoy Travel, LLC & InnJoyTravel.com
INNJOY Travel, LLC is headquartered in Sanibel, Florida. Founded by a former resort executive, a professional film maker and successful software developer, INNJOYtravel.com connects travelers to lodging via matched activities.
INNJOY Travel, LLC integrates travel marketing expertise, emotion branding, photography, and point-of-view videography services for lodging and activity providers onto a completely mobile responsive travel platform. We believe: Better Content equals Better Sales.