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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 »

TrustYou receives Innovation Award at PhoCusWright Summit

by November 1, 2010 12:00 pm Press Releases

The Munich-based semantic search engine claims its spot as the only non-American winner at the 2010 competition for the most innovative corporation in the online travel industry. Munich (w&p), November, 2010 –TrustYou, the first search engine for internet reviews, won this month together with seven other competitors at the PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit in Phoenix, Arizona, the coveted award for innovators. 32 companies introduced their innovation before a large audience and jury. Firms were evaluated according to the extent of the innovation, corporate value, and market impact. TrustYou’s semantic search technology for the travel industry left a convincing impression on… read more »

The year in review: monitoring guest opinions online becomes a commodity for hoteliers

by January 3, 2010 12:00 pm In The News

Standard usage of social media management and customer reviews determine profits and incentives. Munich (w&p), January 3, 2010 – A new school of thought has launched: professional social media monitoring has become a standard tool for hoteliers. This is the conclusion reached by the CEO of TrustYou, Benjamin Jost, at the end of 2010. TrustYou is the first search engine for internet reviews. It is well known that a large number of guests consider online reviews before making a booking decision. This trend only grew in 2010 – today public opinion regarding hotel quality has a direct impact on hotel… read more »

The year in review: monitoring guest opinions online become a commodity for hoteliers

by January 3, 2010 12:00 pm In The News

Standard usage of social media management and customer reviews determine profits and incentives. Munich (w&p), January 3, 2010 – A new school of thought has launched: professional social media monitoring has become a standard tool for hoteliers. This is the conclusion reached by the CEO of TrustYou, Benjamin Jost, at the end of 2010. TrustYou is the first search engine for internet reviews. It is well known that a large number of guests consider online reviews before making a booking decision. This trend only grew in 2010 – today public opinion regarding hotel quality has a direct impact on hotel… read more »