Munich, 29 January 2016 - Today, TrustYou announced its new partnership with PLP Tourism and its Managing Director, Ms. Thembi Kunene, to firmly establish its position in South Africa. The newly appointed partner will be representing TrustYou across the entire African continent. TrustYou’s online reputation management products and review data are used worldwide in the travel and hospitality industry. The newest addition to TrustYou’s product portfolio is TrustYou Stars, an advanced guest satisfaction survey tool that allows hotels to gain more reviews and enhance their content on Google.
TrustYou’s CEO and co-founder, Benjamin Jost says “Africa is an important market for us. In order to have the best possible foundation to further market our products and data on the African Continent, we decided to partner with the local experts of PLP Tourism. We aim to reinforce our leadership position in online reputation management in Africa with this new partnership.”
“Being appointed as an official partner for TrustYou products makes our work much more meaningful towards enhancing the quality and service excellence of accommodations and destinations for domestic and international tourism. This also helps to position us favorably in the South African market, as PLP Tourism is majority owned by professional Black women’,” said Ms Kunene.
For more information about PLP Tourism visit www.plptourism.co.za.
Benjamin Jost, CEO at TrustYou and Thembi Kunene, Managing Director at PLP Tourism
TrustYou is on a mission to improve the travel experience, from finding the right hotel to having the perfect stay, and works with hotels, destinations and travel websites to make that happen. TrustYou analyzes hundreds of millions of travel reviews scattered across a vast, fragmented market and transforms this content into actionable insights and visualizations that enable travelers to improve their trip planning and industry players to improve their offerings. Products include:
- TrustYou Stars: An advanced guest satisfaction survey tool that allows hotels to gain more reviews and enhance their content on Google.
- TrustYou Analytics: The world’s leading online reputation management tool that allows hotels to analyze and influence their online reputation.
- TrustYou Meta-Review*: Global review summaries of all verified reviews written worldwide that are displayed on hundreds of sites like Google, Trivago, KAYAK, Skyscanner, Wego, Sabre GDS, as well as on hotel’s own brand websites.
- TrustYou Radar: A native mobile app available for iOS and Android that allows hotels to connect with guests directly from their mobile phone.
For more information about TrustYou, visit trustyou.wpengine.com.
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