ITS RezExchange, a premier provider of global distribution services for the hospitality industry welcomed a respected veteran of the hotel distribution sector to its executive team.
Edwin Leenheer will serve as managing director of ITS RezExchange.
Leenheer has more than 20 years’ experience in the international hotel industry. He has served in front office management and revenue management roles with the Sheraton, Kempinski, Forte and Hilton brands, in addition to a stint in the sales department at Hotel Theater Figi. Most recently, Leenheer managed a large hotel portfolio in the Netherlands and Scandinavia for HRS.com, a major international online hotel reservation service.
In his new role as head of ITS RezExchange, Leenheer will use his experience in rate and inventory distribution to ensure client hotels always benefit from the most accurate and current data. "ITS RezExchange has shown steady growth since its inception in 2008 and we're very confident that Edwin will continue that trend," says Erik Weller, marketing director for ITS RezExchange. "With GDS services in his portfolio of responsibilities, Edwin is determined to see that not only are all of our customers aware of the GDS representation we offer, but all potential customers as well."
ITS RezExchange is designed to work for hotels of all types and sizes to help track inventory across various buy-side channels. ITS RezExchange customers can manage the global distribution system, central reservation systems, online travel agencies and branded website channels from their own property management systems. Client hotels receive all reservations from these channels directly into their PMS databases. The platform's single-image inventory design allows for last-room availability on all channels without the risk of overbooking. ITS RezExchange’s GDS service ensures that its client hotels are bookable on all the Global Distribution Systems under the proprietary TS chain code.For more information on how ITS RezExchange can increase your hotel's revenue and reduce costs, visit www.itsrezexchange.com.