Newport Beach, CA
November 27, 2023
BookingPal is delighted to announce the appointment of Michelle Marquis to its Board of Directors. Formerly the Chief Innovation and Chief Revenue Officer for Travelnet Solutions, Michelle brings a wealth of experience to BookingPal. As the co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer of Shortcuts, a Sales and Marketing strategy consulting firm based in Washington, she continues to contribute significantly to the industry.
“Michelle brings deep industry expertise from leading travel technology organizations to our board of directors. I’m confident that her strategic insights will play a pivotal role in shaping BookingPal’s future.” remarked Jeff Jackson.
During her tenure at TravelNet, Michelle’s strategic leadership led to unprecedented growth, doubling revenue year over year and culminating in a successful exit with Blue Star Innovation Partners. Her extensive experience includes serving as VP of Sales Marketing for NAVIS (now Revinate) and CRO of Lexicon Travel Technology. Michelle has been instrumental in providing consulting services to property management and solution providers in the vacation rentals space, earning her recognition as a frequent speaker at industry conferences such as VRMA, DARM, and HSMAi.
Jeff Jackson, Director at BookingPal and Venture Partner of Thayer Ventures, remarked, “Michelle brings deep industry expertise from leading travel technology organizations to our board of directors. I’m confident that her strategic insights will play a pivotal role in shaping BookingPal’s future.” Alex Aydin, CEO of BookingPal, added, “Her passion for excellence aligns seamlessly with our values, and we eagerly anticipate the positive impact she will have on our growth.”
“BookingPal provides the most advanced and comprehensive vacation rental distribution technology in the industry to drive value and success for our customers,” said Marquis. “I know first-hand the critical and growing role distribution technology plays for our customers. It’s a critical solution for property managers, and BookingPal certainly has un-matched capabilities.”
To find out more, please contact Alex Aydin, CEO, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit https://bookingpal.com/
About BookingPal: BookingPal is the leading provider of distribution technology and Channel Management solutions for the vacation rental industry. BookingPal helps property management companies increase revenue, occupancy and efficiency through a fully managed distribution platform. The platform provides smooth, continuous, and real time connectivity between the world’s leading property management software systems and consumer travel websites such as American Express Select Homes+Retreats, Hyatt Homes and Hideaways, Homes & Villas – By Marriott International, Airbnb, Booking.com, Expedia, Hometogo, Hopper, Google, and VRBO.