Greater Palm Springs CVB selects Orchid Event Solutions for Convention Housing Services
The Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has teamed with Orchid Event Solutions - utilizing Passkey's GroupMAX hotel booking technology - to offer comprehensive full service convention housing management to its client base.
"Orchid Event Solutions is among the largest users of Passkey's GroupMAX, a system that planners everywhere know and trust; that made Orchid the obvious choice for us," said Robert R. Osterberg, director of convention sales and services, Greater Palm Springs CVB. "Using these tools, we can now provide superior housing services to clients and hotels alike, placing us on the same level as major destinations."
"The Greater Palm Springs CVB's recent brand launch and new direction promotes an 'oasis' concept for its nine distinctive cities, focusing on their unification into a single destination,"
GroupMAX provides event attendees with the convenience of online hotel booking, and automates inventory tracking and reporting for meeting planners and hotels. Reservations are seamlessly transferred into a hotel's central reservation system, reducing potential errors and labor costs associated with manual data entry..
"Working with the Greater Palm Springs CVB and their hotel community has been a great experience for our team. As a major user of Passkey's GroupMAX tool, we are confident of our ability to drive attendance and bookings for their events and pleased that our services can contribute to the success and growth of their community," said Tina Stark, director of sales, Orchid Event Solutions..
Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau
The Greater Palm Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is a Joint Powers Authority that serves as a coordinating agency for sales, marketing and promotional efforts aimed at potential tourism, corporate, incentive and convention group markets. The CVB is dedicated to a program of work to benefit and promote the hospitality industry in the member cities in Riverside County, which include Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio and Coachella.
Orchid Event Solutions, LLC
Convention Housing Services; Orchid's focus is to assist event organizers in maximizing their hotel room blocks and minimizing risk of attrition. Utilizing the leading hotel booking and management technology, GroupMAX ME by Passkey, Orchid provides event specific web/mobile booking sites, sub block and exhibitor management, in-house call center and on-site attendee support. Orchid Event Solutions is the official convention housing service provider for Visit Salt Lake, Utah Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Authority.
Orchid Event Solutions provides customized web/mobile multilingual online event registration services, software, on-site registration support, secure payment processing, exhibitor registration and exhibit booth personnel allocation, name badge and ticket printing, CEU management and certification, computer and printer rental and lead retrieval services.
Passkey International, Inc.
To learn more, visit: http://www.orchideventsolutions.com/