Pressemeldung: TrustYou gewinnt Innovations Award beim European Travel Distribution Summit in London

München (w&p), 12. Mai 2011 – TrustYou, Marktführer im Bereich Social Media Monitoring und semantische Technologie für die Tourismusindustrie, hat gestern beim European Travel Distribution Summit in London den begehrten Award für Innovationen erhalten. Benjamin Jost, Geschäftsführer und Mitbegründer von TrustYou überzeugte in seiner Präsentation die achtköpfige Jury und konnte sich gegen insgesamt zwölf Bewerber durchsetzen. Kern der Präsentation war die Vorstellung des sogenannten „Circle of Trust“ mit dessen Hilfe TrustYou Hotels und die gesamte Tourismusbranche ganzheitlich unterstützt: Von der Generierung und Sammlung von Bewertungen über die detaillierte Auswertung und Analyse bis hin zur aktiven Vermarktung durch Widgets.

Der Award wird an Innovationen und Produkte vergeben, die zwischen  2010 und 2011 eingeführt worden sind und wurde in diesem Jahr zum 3. Mal verliehen. In der Jury saßen Branchengrößen wie beispielsweise Debu Purkaystha, Principal Corporate Developments von Google und Cree Lawson, CEO von Travel Ad Networks. Der European Travel Distribution Summit findet jährlich in London statt und versammelt die wichtigsten Online Reise- und Distributions-Experten weltweit.

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 the detailed evaluation and analysis thereof, and, finally, to active marketing through widgets.

The award recognizes innovation and products enacted between 2010 and 2011. This is the third time the award has been given. The jury included important industry figures, namely Debu  Purkaystha, from Google Principal Corporate Developments and Cree Lawson, CEO of Travel Ad Networks. The European Travel Distribution Summit occurs annually in London, calling forth the most important online travel and distribution experts worldwide.


Tony Ciccarone is a software developer with 10+ years of experience in making fast responsive websites, writing clean PHP/JS code, and creating data-driven web applications.

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