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Associate Spotlight: Jennifer Hauge

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Jennifer joined the SHR team in February 2011 when the company was still known as Whiteboard Labs. She has been a prominent force in the development of WindsurferCRS, and her unique ability to interpret complex specifications and deliver what the customer needs has been a big part of SHR’s success. As the Lead Senior Software […]

SHR weighs in on innovative hotel technology

In Hotel Management’s most recent issue (July 2015), contributing editor Esther Hertzfeld explored the advances in hotel technology over the past decades that have revolutionized hotel operations. Current technology used by hotels including central reservations systems (CRS), property management systems (PMS), customer relationship management (CRM), and more, provide much more detailed information about guests to […]

SHR Launches WindsurferCRS.com – Offers more insight into robust product offerings

HOUSTON, TX – SHR, an innovative provider of advanced distribution technology and services for the hospitality industry, today announced the launch of WindsurferCRS.com – the new website for their proprietary distribution platform that offers more insight into the robust offerings of WindsurferCRS. “WindsurferCRS is a complex system with many rich features for hoteliers, and we […]

SHR to Preview Windsurfer Analytics at HITEC 2015: New reporting module offers greater visibility for hoteliers

Get a quick view of channel distribution year over year on the Windsurfer Analytics dashboard.

HOUSTON, TX – SHR, an innovative provider of advanced distribution technology and services for the hospitality industry, today announced they will preview their new reporting module, Windsurfer Analytics, during HITEC 2015 in Austin, TX June 16-18. “We are proud to introduce Windsurfer Analytics to the industry and our clients. The advanced features offered allow great […]

Wynn Las Vegas to migrate to SHR’s WindsurferCRS

HOUSTON, TX – SHR, an innovative provider of advanced distribution technology and services for the hospitality industry, today announced Wynn Las Vegas has engaged SHR to use their WindsurferCRS. This will allow SHR and Wynn Las Vegas to collaborate in order to better the guest experience. “This is a great opportunity with Wynn Las Vegas. […]

Associate Spotlight: Michael O’Neil

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Michael joined the SHR team in October 2014 as a Client Experience Manager.  His drive, professionalism, and determination for understanding the deep functionality and great features of WindsurferCRS were evident from the start. Michael always displays a high degree of integrity, responsibility, talent, and energy in working with our clients. This was especially evident during […]

WindsurferCRS connects to TripAdvisor’s Instant Booking

HOUSTON, TX – SHR, an innovative provider of advanced distribution technology and services for the hospitality industry, is now certified as a TripConnect Premium partner by TripAdvisor. This opens up the TripConnect instant booking channel for hoteliers using SHR’s proprietary distribution platform. “We are thrilled to add this new channel to WindsurferCRS. Guests are very […]

Associate Spotlight: Abbie Deaver

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Abbie Deaver joined SHR in 2012 as an Administrative Assistant.  From the onset her drive and marketing talents were quickly recognized and Abbie jumped into the Marketing Management role with both feet.  In her current role as Marketing Manager, Abbie oversees all marketing efforts for the company including public relations, digital marketing efforts, print advertising, […]

Kennebunkport Resort Collection Migrates to SHR’s WindsurferCRS Distribution Platform

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Houston, TX – SHR, an innovative provider of advanced distribution technology and services for the hospitality industry, today announced that the Kennebunkport Resort Collection has migrated their portfolio of eight luxury and boutique hotels to the WindsurferCRS distribution platform. The Kennebunkport properties will also utilize TopSail™, SHR’s responsive booking engine, to better showcase all that […]

Millennials and the Art of the Bizcation

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By: Abbie Deaver, Marketing Manager There has been a lot of talk about “bleisure travel” and “bizcations” recently, which happen when a guest combines business travel with leisure. Nearly every article I found on the topic highlights the opportunity for business travelers to extend their stay for a few days so they can bring their […]