Social Intelligence Innovator Local Measure Opens Office in Los Angeles
March 8, 2017 10:24am
Worldwide Growth Continues to Accelerate, as Local Measure Adds Development and Service Team for the West Coast
New York – 8 March 2017: Local Measure, the leading location-based social platform for hotels and the tourism industry, has opened an office in Los Angeles and appointed Kristen Hall as Head of Business Development, West.
With existing offices in Sydney, Singapore, London, Dubai and Miami, the expansion represents the importance of the American tourism market for this relatively young Australian company. Local Measure recently raised $3.4M USD to help scale its business, and has won numerous accolades including the Phocuswright innovator of the year award.
The company’s clients include AccorHotels, Virgin Hotels and Hard Rock Hotels.
Local Measure’s CEO and Founder, Jonathan Barouch, said, "Understanding customer preferences is fundamental to delivering the personalised experience that drives real loyalty and results in outstanding reviews. As the U.S. tourism industry continues to invest in class leading service standards and guest experience, we find a growing demand for tools that can provide the data and insights required to help hotels deliver exceptional experiences to every guest. Kristen will be integral to helping us grow our relationships across the West Coast."
Kristen Hall makes the move to Los Angeles from New York where she was Director of Brand Strategy at Olapic for the past four years, helping the company expand its portfolio of clients and launch leading technology solutions. Kristen was named to PhocusWright’s Class of 35, which recognizes the travel industry’s top 35 young leaders under the age of 35. She brings a deep understanding tourism marketing and the ability to capitalise on brands’ growing demand for user generated content.
Hall said, “Hotels recognise that the during-stay experience is critical to loyalty and Local Measure’s platform is uniquely positioned to help businesses deliver on that. It provides guest insights into the hands of front-line teams, empowering them to personalise each guest’s experience. I’m very much looking forward to joining Local Measure at this exciting moment in the company’s growth.”
Headquartered in Australia, Local Measure has proprietary technology that allows brands and businesses to deliver exceptional service to their customers, engage with them in real-time to resolve service issues and acquire the rights to use user-generated content.
Tags: local measure,
Local Measure is the leading customer intelligence platform in the tourism and hospitality sectors. Local Measure’s clients include many of the world’s largest tourism and hospitality brands. The company merges local content, social media and mobile technology, to provide customers with live access to operationalize customer data, rich content and analytics at a local level. For more information about Local Measure, visit our website and follow us on Instagram and Facebook.
Contact: Michael Frenkel, MFC PR
Local Measure Partners with Forbes Travel Guide as the Official Social Intelligence Provider for Luxury Hotels in 2018
Local Measure Releases Wellness eBook for the Hotel Industry
Positive Social Media Interaction with Guests During Their Stay Produces Increases in Revenue and Loyalty, According to Research from Local Measure
Local Measure Partners with Cisco to Offer a New Social Sign On, Building Richer Customer Experiences, Understanding Guest Behavior, and Gathering Valuable Data
Local Measure Partners With Two of the World's Premier Luxury Hotel Brands, Expands Into More Than 600 Cities Worldwide
Local Measure Helps Canada's Group Germain Hotels Double Guest Interaction, Personalize Service, and Cut Response Rates During Stays
Leading Location-Based Social Intelligence Company Local Measure Hires Christian Oswald as VP of Channel Business Development, Expanding its Services for Hospitality Customers with Deepened Cisco Partnership
In an Era of Luxury "Oversaturation," the New Luxury for Hotels is Personal, Experiential, and Increasingly, Social, Says Local Measure Study
Luxury Hospitality Innovator Ana Brant Joins Local Measure's Advisory Board
The 5 Hotel Experiences Guests are Talking About Most on Social Media
Location-Based Social Intelligence Company Local Measure Hires Former Cisco Executive Peter Hughes as VP of Strategic Alliances
Just Released: The Guest Experience in Today’s Digital Hotel
Social Intelligence Innovator Local Measure Opens Office in Dubai
Social Customer Intelligence Provider Local Measure Helps Hotels and Tourism Brands Build Loyalty During Guest Visits
Hotel Social Intelligence Provider Local Measure Helps Hotels Grow Loyalty, Guest Engagement in 8 Countries in South America
Here's What You Can Learn from Last Month's 6,796 Social Media Posts at Your Hotel
Local Measure to Compete at Phocuswright’s Innovation Summit, November 15th
Hotel Guests Engaged During Stay 40% More Likely to Come Back
Please login or register to post a comment.