Hotel Reviews: Olympic Gold for Munich Hotels

by June 20, 2011 3:15 pm In The News

"Simply put, Munich’s hotels are rated the best.” states the results of a recent investigation by TrustYou, the semantic meta-search engine for reviews on the Internet. According to the recent study, the hotels in the Bavarian capital city have the highest overall customer satisfaction of the three contenders for the Olympic Winter Games in 2018.

German Hotel Classification to Cooperate with Social Media Monitoring Specialist TrustYou

by May 31, 2011 12:00 pm Press Releases

Munich (w&p), 31 May 2011 – The Organisation of German Hotels and Restaurants (DEHOGA) is following in the footsteps of Hotelleriesuisse, its Swiss hotel industry parent organisation. To account for the guests’ opinions posted online, DEHOGA is now going to use TrustYou’s social media analyses from TrustYou. This cooperation will directly influence the official hotel star classification. TrustYou analyses guest reviews from hundreds of review sites, hotel portals, and social communities. These are then integrated into the DEHOGA evaluation software which is used by the classifying commission before onsite appraisal. The initial cooperation is planned to last three years and… read more »

TrustYou Wins the Innovations Award at the European Travel Distribution Summit

by May 20, 2011 12:00 pm In The News

Munich (w&p), 12th May, 2011 – Yesterday TrustYou, the market leader in social media monitoring and semantic technology for the tourism industry, won the coveted Innovation Award at the European Travel Distribution Summit. A presentation by Benjamin Jost, CEO and co- founder of TrustYou, convinced a panel of 8 judges to select TrustYou from a group of 12 competitors. At the center of his presentation was the so-called “Circle of Trust”, which TrustYou uses to provide encompassing support to hotels, as well as the entire tourism industry. TrustYou helps at each step, from the generation and collection of reviews, to… read more »

TrustYou Wins Innovation Award

by May 12, 2011 3:22 pm In The News

Benjamin Jost, CEO and co-founder of TrustYou, convinced the high-profile jury in his presentation and won against twelve competitors. Central concept of the presentation was the ‘Circle of Trust’, with which TrustYou supports the entire tourism industry: From the generation and collection of reviews to the detailed semantic analysis and active marketing through widgets.

TrustYou Integrates Review Content from Google Places

by May 9, 2011 12:00 pm In The News

Munich (w&p), May 9, 2011 – Starting immediately, TrustYou, the meta search engine for reviews, will be scanning content from Google Places. In this way TrustYou takes into account content from the worldwide leading search engine, alongside classic review portals such as TripAdvisor and HolidayCheck. Hoteliers and hotel chains using TrustYou to undertake an encompassing social media management can now see at a glance the status of their hotel’s reputation on Google Places. „We’ve observed that Google has grown from a search engine to an important content transmitter where users post their restaurant and hotel reviews”, said Benjamin Jost, CEO… read more »

TrustYou Announces International Expansion

by March 23, 2011 12:00 pm Press Releases

Continued expansion of the social media monitoring service for hotels and destinations – sales departments spread into 11 countries. Munich (w&p), March 23rd, 2011 – Innovation „Made in Germany“ is expanding worldwide: Munich’s online corporation TrustYou is welcoming 14 new service employees and partners, further boosting the services offered worldwide by its unique social media monitoring tool TrustYou Analytics. Starting immediately, new TrustYou service branches and local customer service agents will be available in Beijing, Dubai, Amsterdam, Berlin, London, Warsaw, Rome, Barcelona, Mexico City, Winnipeg and Los Angeles. Hoteliers, tour agents, and travel portals worldwide can now benefit from the… read more »

The Swiss Hotel Association (hotelleriesuisse) chooses TrustYou for its future in Web 2.0

by November 25, 2010 12:00 pm Press Releases

The parent organization of the Swiss hotel industry selects the social media monitoring of the world’s first search engine for internet reviews Munich (w&p), November 25, 2010 – Swiss Hotel Association selects TrustYou social media analysis: hotelleriesuisse – the association behind the Swiss hotel industry signed a contract to cooperate with TrustYou, the first worldwide search engine for internet reviews. The cooperation is set to last at least three years, and aims principally to connect long-term the online guest reviews and the daily work of the Swiss Hotel Association and its partners. Altogether 2,300 Swiss hotels which are members of… read more »