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Let’s talk about Customer Success!

Let's talk about Customer Success! Customer Success, a new word that has slowly started to spread. It sounds energetic and positive, but… what does it include? During the first Customer Success Academy at the Hotelschool The Hague in Amsterdam on the 28th of November,...

Oaky @ The Hotel Technology Forum

Oaky @ The Hotel Technology Forum Last month, we had the great opportunity to introduce Oaky, Modern Upsell for Modern Hotelier to 250 modern and innovative hoteliers, at the Hotel Technology Forum of Mews Systems here in Amsterdam. It was fun to go through the...

We’re hiring: Senior/Medior PHP + React developer

We’re hiring: Senior/Medior PHP + React developer Welcome to Oaky At Oaky Amsterdam we are looking for a senior/medior PHP + React developer to help revolutionize the hotel business with the Oaky up-sell tools. The current stack is Laravel + Backbone and the team...

We’re hiring: Business Development Representative

We’re hiring: Business Development Representative Love sales? Excited about working in a start-up? We’re excited about meeting you We’re looking for a new sparkling addition to our Amsterdam-based team. You’re a driven person who loves to sell. You have an insane...

“Oaky got me. Again”

“Oaky got me. Again” Last week, I met Joris. He’s a friend that I know via Oaky, also working in hotel technology and often staying in hotels. Just as we met, he smiled at me and said: “Oaky got me. Again.” “Haha, what do you mean?” I replied with anticipation. “Well....

Average Daily Room Rate (ADR)

Average Daily Room Rate (ADR) What is ADR? ADR is the average daily income per paid occupied room and is used to measure the operating performance of the hotel. ADR is one of the KPIs used by hotels. Other KPIs like Occupancy Rateare used in combination with ADR to...

Occupancy Rate

Occupancy Rate What is Occupancy Rate (OCC)? OCC is one of the KPIs used by hotels. Other KPIs like ADR are used in combination with OCC to result in revenue per available room (RevPar). OCC results in a percentage (e.g. 75% occupancy) and shows the available space...

RevPar

  RevPar   What is RevPar?RevPAR (Revenue Per Available Room) is the most commonly used KPI to measure financial performance in the hotel industry. Many of you readers will probably be quite familiar with this ratio.Why are hotels using it?Specifically, Revenue...

Top 7 Resolutions for Revenue Managers in 2017

Top 7 Resolutions for Revenue Managers in 2017 I was wondering what this year will bring to the world of Hotel Revenue Managers. What will be important to them. What trends to follow. So I asked 5 top Revenue Managers in the Benelux about their Resolutions and here is...

Oaky in the media: Sprout.nl article

Oaky in the media: Sprout.nl article Read FULL INTERVIEW HERE (in Dutch) Met een online platform voor hotels wil startup van week Oaky een hotelovernachting plezieriger maken voor de klant en tegelijkertijd winstgevender maken voor het hotel. Medeoprichter Erik Tengen...

Customer Interview: Radisson Blu – Gaby

Customer Interview: Radisson Blu – Gaby In our series of customer interviews, this time it’s up to Radisson Blu Hotel, Amsterdam. Today, Gaby van den Bosch – Commercial Development Manager – is being interviewed by Erik Tengen, co-founder of Oaky. Before we started...

Product upgrade: a revamped dashboard

Product upgrade: a revamped dashboard   We’re very proud to release a revamped and modernized dashboard that makes working with Oaky even easier. It has been our biggest product update ever and it’s making the life’s of our current clients much more pleasant. Customer...

Masters of Hospitality: Erik Tengen

Masters of Hospitality: Erik Tengen Hotelschool the Hague interviewed our Master of Hospitality Erik Tengen; Successful entrepreneur in innovative online review collection. Co-founder at Oaky: “Service innovation is the heart of our business”. Simple, sexy and fast...