Facebook has launched a new service to help hotels gain direct bookings. This will help struggling hotels compete with the powerful OTAs according to Marco Benvenuti, Chief Marketing And Strategy Officer And Co-Founder
Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer and Co-Founder at Duetto
As co-founder and chief marketing and strategy officer for Duetto, Marco guides product vision, direction and implementation. Prior to Duetto, he was Executive Director at Wynn and Encore resorts in Las Vegas, where he founded and managed the Enterprise Strategy Group. Marco was also recently named the Entrepreneur in Residence at Cornell University’s School of Hospitality Administration, and can be seen speaking or lecturing at industry events and hotel schools worldwide.
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