Partner Ecosystem Awards 2020
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Honoring the Standout Hospitality Technologists of 2020

IDeaS and our global ecosystem of technology partners continuously strives to deliver better solutions to our clients worldwide. Now in its fifth year, the IDeaS Global Partner Ecosystem Awards recognize individuals fiercely committed to driving our mutual clients’ success.

The IDeaS Global Partner Ecosystem Awards honor our partner representatives’ exemplary achievements in 2020 across three categories: Results Focus, Client Focus, and Team Spirit.

And the winners are…

Results Focus

  • George Stringas – H.I.T. Hospitality Integrated Technologies
  • Hannah Yang – OTA Insight

Client Focus

  • Sean Kline – StayNTouch
  • Matthew Ford – Guestline
  • Brian Campbell, Vladimir Chertikhin & Matthew Lane – Springer-Miller Systems
  • Kim Tisdale – Ttandem Consulting LLP

Team Spirit

  • Corin Burr – Bamboo Revenue Limited
  • Wilco de Weerd – protel hotelsoftware GmbH

After working closely and successfully with IDeaS over many years, it’s incredibly wonderful to accept this award! Team spirit flows freely between all of us at protel and IDeaS. This award reflects the special trust we have for each other daily, knowing our shared hotel clients receive the best care possible.” – Wilco de Weerd, protel


“It’s truly a team effort on our end, and I can speak for the whole team in that we value and appreciate our partnership with IDeaS. You guys rock!” – Hannah Yang, OTA Insight


“SMS and IDeaS have a great working relationship. It is obvious both companies value open communication and are driven to providing premiere services for our clients. The discrepancies we work on are often a needle in a haystack, and the IDeaS team’s willingness to chase those down is a big part of our success. – Matthew Lane, Springer-Miller Systems


“The protel and IDeaS partnership creates a huge impact in our industry, and I’m privileged to be part of it. Working with such skillful professionals evolves me every day. I appreciate the kindness, teamwork and enthusiasm I see in every single person I work with.” – George Stringas, H.I.T. Hospitality Integrated Technologies

IDeaS always looks forward to this annual event, and we wish we could have presented all the winners their awards in person. It’s an understatement to say the past year has been challenging, and this year’s awards are especially noteworthy given all the hospitality industry endured in 2020. Through all the ups and downs, this group of winners has displayed a continued passion for technology greatness and for the well-being of our mutual clients. Stay strong!

For more information on becoming an IDeaS Global Partner Ecosystem member, click here.

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