Independent hotelier’s Big Data vs. real-time data conundrum
Max Starkov, Adjunct Professor NYU Tisch Center for Hospitality and Hospitality & Online Travel Tech Consultant | 9 Dec 15
In the new environment of OTA consolidation and rate parity removal in Europe, the market share dominance of the
OTAs can seem like a colossal problem with no real solution, writes Max Starkov of HEBS. However, independent
properties have a wealth of digital technology and data tools already available to them that give them the means to
outsmart the OTAs and differentiate themselves from their competitors, all while generating serious direct revenues.
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