VRMA

    Hands-On Distribution User Groups

    Sunday, October 15 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm, 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm, 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

    Included in the cost of your conference registration!

    Kick off the National Conference at these informative sessions with leading distribution companies! Learn about new offerings, find answers to your questions, and explore the latest features and functionalities to make your day-to-day job more efficient.

    Each company will design their own session, and sessions will be held three times for 45 minutes, allowing you to hear from three different companies during this time! Please note: the opportunity to host a User Group is exclusive to VRMA gold and silver corporate sponsors.

          
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    Learn more about each company's session.

    Airbnb

    Hands-On with Airbnb

    Join Airbnb’s Head of Host and Community Operations Jonathan Lesser, as he unveils a set of listing management tools, API updates, and new policies designed specifically for the vacation rental manager. He’ll also preview some exciting product changes you can expect to see in the near future.

    Presented by Jonathan Lesser, Head of Host and Community Operations, Airbnb

    Booking.com

    Hands-On with Booking.com

    Join Booking.com for an interactive session to learn more about key tips on how to optimize your portfolio to be successful on our platform. Find out about some of the new front end and product changes that have been made as well as tooling updates.

    Booking.com is looking for your feedback and would like this session to be very interactive. Please use the link below to ask questions on week prior to the session.

    Website: Slido.com
    Event code: #Booking

    Hands-On with Airbnb

    Join Airbnb’s Head of Host and Community Operations Jonathan Lesser, as he unveils a set of listing management tools, API updates, and new policies designed specifically for the vacation rental manager. He’ll also preview some exciting product changes you can expect to see in the near future.

    Presented by Jonathan Lesser, Head of Host and Community Operations, Airbnb

    HomeAway

    Hands-On with HomeAway

    Join HomeAway for a very exciting and relevant update for VRMA members including new tools and programs available to property managers and VRMA members only available through HomeAway. Everything is new.

    Hands-On with HomeAway

    Join HomeAway for a very exciting and relevant update for VRMA members including new tools and programs available to property managers and VRMA members only available through HomeAway. Everything is new.

    ResortsandLodges.com

    Creating Predictable Bookings with Digital Marketing

    Creating and sustaining a direct booking channel is quite easy, and believe it or not, quite predictable. Making these predictions comes down to a few math formulas and having a company and the technology to track and make adjustments for optimal results. Matt Renner, VP of Sales at ResortsandLodges, will walk through these formulas as how to optimize them.

    Presented by Tim Schutts, Director of Business Development, ResortsandLodges.com

    Creating Predictable Bookings with Digital Marketing

    Creating and sustaining a direct booking channel is quite easy, and believe it or not, quite predictable. Making these predictions comes down to a few math formulas and having a company and the technology to track and make adjustments for optimal results. Matt Renner, VP of Sales at ResortsandLodges, will walk through these formulas as how to optimize them.

    Presented by Matt Renner, Vice President of Sales, ResortsandLodges.com

    TripAdvisor Rentals

    Hear From the Experts: Optimize Your Account and Get More Eyes on Your Properties

    The vacation rental landscape is evolving every day. When managing 10 to 10,000 properties how are you supposed to keep up with the trends? Join TripAdvisor Rentals on Sunday, October 15th and learn how to optimize your properties for success. Our all-star account management team will be on site to handle any questions in this workshop styled session. You’ll also gain a sneak peek at the latest and greatest product releases and how they will maximize your booking revenue in the future.

    Presented by Chris Chandler, Director of Sales and Marketing; Carla D’Orsi, Director of Account Services

    Hear From the Experts: Optimize Your Account and Get More Eyes on Your Properties

    The vacation rental landscape is evolving every day. When managing 10 to 10,000 properties how are you supposed to keep up with the trends? Join TripAdvisor Rentals on Sunday, October 15th and learn how to optimize your properties for success. Our all-star account management team will be on site to handle any questions in this workshop styled session. You’ll also gain a sneak peek at the latest and greatest product releases and how they will maximize your booking revenue in the future.

    Presented by Chris Chandler, Director of Sales and Marketing; Carla D’Orsi, Director of Account Services