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Patrick Bosworth

Patrick Bosworth
Patrick Bosworth is CEO and a co-founder of Duetto, a revenue strategy platform company based in San Francisco.
Revenue Management - Accounting Challenges

As RevPAR Growth Levels Off, Revenue Strategies Must Level Up

Monthly RevPAR has grown year-over-year for 88 straight months, so that must mean every hotel in America has been nailing marketing, distribution, and revenue management for seven-plus years, right? Of course not. Most hoteliers...

Hotels Confront the Paradox of Personalization

Personalization appears to be the hotel industry’s biggest strategic objective right now, but the reason why it’s so hard to achieve is embedded in the most literal definition of the term. True personalization means...

The Necessity of a Mobile-Booking Strategy

Facebook launched its City Guides feature last month, giving even more credibility to the idea that mobile devices’ importance to hotel distribution will only grow. Facebook’s new offering in particular is intriguing because of...

Why Hotels Should Reevaluate Their Tech Stack

I’m not surprised by all the current excitement for new technologies and for what we think might be emerging trends in the hotel industry. In the press and at shows like CES or ALIS,...

Competition Among OTAs, Search Players Leaves Hotels with Options

Google has appeared more aggressive in the travel space lately, inserting itself into the competition between hotels and online travel agencies for primacy among consumers searching for a room. The search engine was a...