Be My Guest, a series of one-day, free-to-attend business development events for independent accommodation providers, has announced an expansion in exhibitors, partnerships and assessment scheme discounts for its upcoming regional events.
This Autumn series of Be My Guest events AA Hotel and Hospitality Services will be offering delegates a 20% discount on first time applicant to their Quality Assessment Scheme courtesy of the subsidy invested by the Be My Guest management team.
The Be My Guest team have funded a similar discount on the VisitEngland Assessment Scheme and they will be talking to people about the rich depth of business support they can give accommodation owners including a show-only discount on the Pink Book which is a must read for businesses wanting to be on the front foot when it comes to regulations.
Expedia, Cottages.com, Interhome, Glampsites.com and Freetobook will be at all the shows looking for new ways for accommodation business to gain more bookings and increase revenues of their business.
Be My Guest spokesman Jim Curry said: “We are really pleased to welcome EnviroVent who are booked for all shows. In the rise of self-catering and holiday rentals, this company is leading the way to ensure that the air quality and the integrity of the building is intact through the avoidance of damp and stale conditions. Similarly, Codelocks, will be showcasing their products to ensure that the guest and host safety and security is of the highest standards.
“At Torquay and Skegness, we will be hosting a Farmers Market for the visitor to talk to local food and drink providers and enforce our commitment to support local businesses. Alongside the market will be established food networks like Nestle and Blakemore Foodservices which cover an array of offerings.
“We also have a host of financial and legal advisors who are there to help businesses push forward including Cumberland Building Society and Sills& Betteridge LLP.
“The technology players are also coming to the Be My Guest events. Regalo will be at the Carlisle event and will be showing accommodation businesses how voucher platforms and gifting can bring new revenues and new customers to the property whilst Genius Wi-Fi will be demonstrating how even small properties can take advantage of Wi-Fi solutions for guests which provide an income.”
Google will be providing FREE digital Masterclasses for accommodation owners and managers and we are pleased to add a few new names to the speaker line up including;
Kate Morel and Leona Mills who will be talking about glamping and the opportunities that exist for traditional accommodation providers who are looking to add the glamping experience to their offering.
Well known B&B coach Yvonne Halling who will be letting visitors know the secrets of adding 25% extra income to their businesses in just one year.
Also new to 2018 is Tina Boden who is the go-to person when it comes to micro-businesses and she will be explaining how looking after yourself is the best way to balance the books.
Finally, David Weston, Chairman of the Bed and Breakfast Association, will be talking about Brexit and the impact that could have on the sector next year.
Be My Guest events:
South West edition – Torquay 2 October 2018
North West edition – Carlisle 10 October 2018
Lincolnshire coast edition – 13 November 2018
South Coast edition – 19 February 2019
Yorkshire & Humber edition – 5 March 2019
Welsh edition – 9 April 2019
For your free ticket to attend any of the Be My Guest events click here www.bemyguest.live/attend