HotelRunner joins the 2024-2026 Connectivity Commercial Advisory Board

Director of Demand at HotelRunner, Rıza Kaynak has been appointed to the 2024-2026 Connectivity Commercial Advisory Board. This prestigious role underscores Kaynak’s dedication and expertise within the hospitality industry, aligning perfectly with the strategic direction and ongoing partnership between HotelRunner and leading industry organizations.

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The board plays a pivotal role in enhancing partnerships by establishing a dedicated platform for connecting and discussing various topics. The platform facilitates a comprehensive understanding of the industry's evolving needs and trends, enabling the board to contribute significantly to ongoing improvements and adaptations within the industry.

Rıza Kaynak will serve on the commercial boards, bringing a wealth of knowledge and a proactive approach to solving industry challenges. His primary goals are to gain deeper insights into new technologies and trends and to align HotelRunner's goals with these developments.

"I am honored to be considered for such a distinguished role within our industry," said Rıza Kaynak. "I look forward to actively contributing to the board, sharing insights, and collaborating with fellow industry leaders to advance hospitality technologies."

"I see my role on the board as an opportunity to actively participate and contribute to meaningful discussions and projects," he added. "With my background in travel tech, I am excited to help develop effective strategies and push for adopting innovative technologies that benefit our customers and improve operational efficiency."

In 2019, the Founders and Managing Partners of HotelRunner, Ali Beklen and Arden Agopyan joined the board, where stakeholders collaborated to share, discuss, and implement ideas, strategies, and trends that drive growth and profitability.

This appointment is expected to foster significant partnerships and bring fresh ideas that will benefit the entire industry. Recently, HotelRunner has been named Premier Connectivity Partner by for the 10th consecutive year. This remarkable achievement highlights HotelRunner's continuous commitment to excellence and innovation in the hospitality industry.

About HotelRunner

HotelRunner is a data-driven SaaS-enabled unified sales, operations, and distribution management platform and B2B network for accommodations, travel agencies, and payment providers. HotelRunner has thousands of accommodation and travel agency partners globally. HotelRunner is a Premier Connectivity Partner and Best Overall Performing Partner, Expedia Elite Connectivity Partner, Airbnb Software Partner, Agoda Innovative Supplier, Oracle, Hotelbeds, trivago, and Google Hotel Ads strategic partner.