VIPER is going mobile! Mobile functionality is becoming increasingly essential in our industry, and VIPER’s latest developments ensure the app is leading the way for mobile DMC technology. VIPER has undergone a facelift to make sure everything—from your customer-facing client site to your internal proposal and costing pages—is mobile friendly for use on the go.
Summer may be winding down, but we’ve got some exciting new functionality to keep you busy through the colder months, because VIPER’s costing is more powerful than ever. DMCs can now manage and track breakage and commissions for enhanced accuracy and control with your spend and profit.
Park City, UT – April 2015 – VIP Event Resources has reached an agreement with Maritz Travel to use VIPER Software.
Redefine what efficiency means to your DMC. How does your DMC measure time? Is it in the amount of business you do? What about in operating costs such as payroll? How about in growth and opportunity? Whatever metric you use, it’s likely you sometimes feel like there aren’t enough hours
Park City, UT – Mar 1, 2014 – VIP Event Resources (VIPER) has entered into a partnership with Pow Wow Smart (www.powwowsmart.com), a comprehensive technology platform delivering innovative ground transportation solutions for meetings, conferences and events. Combining Viper with Pow Wow Smart gives DMCs and meeting planners access to a robust suite of services that
There is quite a lot of grumbling about the future. “The industry is changing,” they bemoan. “It seems lead times are getting shorter and budgets are diminishing each day.” “There are more and more readily available sourcing and organizing tools that seem to be pushing DMCs to the fringes thought.” People want to know how
Analytics may not sound like an overly stimulating concept. Truthfully, it probably makes you cringe with thoughts of boredom associated with poring over stacks of Excel files while meticulously analyzing and interpreting data. Good news folks, there are now machines that do the vast majority of the analyzing for you. Computers are capable of collecting
Who says good outcomes can’t come from bad things? We found more than a few interesting tidbits in this article about how the recent recession has helped to shape the future direction of the meetings and events industry, while paradoxically strengthening it. MPI Uncovers 'Significant Shifts' in the Meetings IndustryPast Business Barometers recorded the struggle
You’ve heard the age old phrases “more is not always better” and “quality over quantity.” As the destination and events industry continues to modernize, 100-page (or even 50 page) proposals aren’t going to impress anybody because people don’t have time to spend a whole day sifting through something that could be conveyed effectively using far
It’s only February but 2013 is already well underway. The significance of technology and social media in the meetings and events industry is accelerating at an unprecedented pace. Corbin Ball posted a great article about the direction in which technology is taking the meetings and events industry. It’s full of thoughtful and insightful points that