12 November 2015
DataArt Selected to Help Enhance LeisureLink’s Vacation Rental Distribution and Booking Technology
NEW YORK - November 12, 2015 - DataArt, a technology consulting firm that develops end-to-end solutions, announced today that it was selected by LeisureLink, the market leader in vacation rental technology solutions, to contribute to the development and delivery of its innovative full-service vacation rental solution.
LeisureLink maximizes bookings and revenue for vacation rentals through delivering a wide array of distribution channels to its clients to enhance revenues, reduce costs and increase the visibility of their products. Through its smart, consolidated platform, LeisureLink connects properties to over 80 million monthly visitors. DataArt was brought on to help accelerate new connectivity of the vacation rental marketplace, allowing for seamless access to all top online agencies, such as Expedia, Booking.com, Airbnb, HomeAway and over 40 additional travel distribution channels. By doing so, these channels can expose LeisureLink's growing, vast vacation rental inventory to prospective travelers.
“We chose to partner with DataArt because of their familiarity with the travel technology space, their expertise in emerging technologies and unique approach to QA automation,” said Keith Klundt, VP of Professional Services at LeisureLink. “This partnership has helped us accelerate and deliver best in class connectivity solutions between the LeisureLink system and Property Management Software Systems as well as various Travel Distribution companies.”
Greg Abbott, head of Travel and Hospitality at DataArt said, “The challenge around the integration of vacation rental management inventory to the leading distributors has significant hurdles. We have successfully created an environment for matching the different data sets and have been rewarded by witnessing the flourishing of this marketplace using new technology. We are extremely proud to have been selected by LeisureLink to assist them with the advancement of their company in this growing market.”
DataArt is a technology consulting firm that creates end-to-end solutions, from concept and strategy, to design, implementation and support, helping global clients in the financial services, healthcare, hospitality, media and IoT sectors achieve important business outcomes. Rooted in deep domain knowledge and technology expertise, DataArt designs new products, modernizes enterprise systems and provides managed services delivered by outstanding development teams in the U.S., UK, Central and Eastern Europe, and Latin America. As a recognized leader in business and technology services, DataArt has earned the trust of some of the world’s leading brands and most discerning clients, including McGraw-Hill Financial, Coller Capital, BankingUp, Ocado, artnet, Betfair, SkyScanner, Collette Vacations, Booker and Charles River Laboratories.
Salt Lake City-based LeisureLink helps vacation property suppliers optimize the value of distribution by providing one platform with access to the majority of online travel agencies like Expedia, Booking.com, Airbnb, and Orbitz, all major global distribution system players, and the top travel tour operators. Through Leisurelink, suppliers can optimize rates, availability, specials, and even change content. LeisureLink also provides many value-added services, such as specialty distribution consulting, and accounting reconciliation.