October is the vacation rental management industry’s prime conference season—but is it truly worth your company’s time and money to attend?
The truth is, conferences have morphed into a vacation rental manager’s secret weapon, and those that offer the right opportunities are well worth the investment. You’ll receive fresh ideas, network with peers and can often pick and choose from a menu of meeting sessions. They are also conducive to brainstorming, problem solving and professional camaraderie, which are invaluable as you take your businesses to the next level.
For instance, marketing your vacation rental through social media can be daunting and time consuming. Each conference below offers multiple classes tailored specifically to social media marketing. Maybe you would rather focus your time on industry challenges. No problem - pick classes led by keynote travel pros.
Much like Kigo, many agencies and travel vendors visit conferences to spread brand awareness. Today’s conferences allow the vacation rental management professional to design their own agenda and set their own pace - all pressure-free.
We’ve listed below the conferences we will attend, as well as a few recommended sessions.
Want to meet up? Look for the Kigo booth as indicated below.
VRMA at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass in Chandler, Arizona
What: The Vacation Rental Managers Association gathers to discuss industry trends, as well as discover new products and business strategies. Attendees pick from more than 50 classes. This conference is widely known as the pinnacle event to attend if you own a vacation rental property and would like to learn how to increase your bottom line.
Find Us: Booth #112
When: 16-19 October 2016
WTM at ExCel London
What: World Travel Market is the ultimate mega-conference, featuring over 50,000 travel professionals from 182 countries. It is essentially a gigantic forum where one can choose his or her own adventure, whether it be learning/education, networking and/or innovation. Notable learning tracks include Technology, Digital and Responsible Tourism. Endless opportunities abound.
Find Us: Travel Technology Pavilion - Stand TT359
When: 7-9 November 2016
Kigo at Villa Kubu in Bali, Indonesia
What: We are excited to host our own event this fall, designed for vacation rental management professionals looking to take their businesses to the next level. Join us for networking and education, set in a stunning island backdrop. At this event, you will learn how Kigo empowers you to grow your vacation or short-term rental business, maximize effectiveness, and save time.
Find Us: Villa Kubu Boutique Hotel and Spa- Register Today!
When: 26 October, 2016
Whatever events you choose to attend this season, we hope that you come away with fresh insights and ideas, new connections, and actionable business tools. We look forward to seeing you, but if we don't, request a demo to learn more about Kigo!